Video Game / Sift Heads

A gore-filled stickman shooter game. Found online for free at

This game provides examples of:

  • Anti-Hero: Vinnie.
  • Born Killer: Vinnie's been able to handle a gun since he was born. He has easily used simple objects like a toy car to kill others. This includes rocks.
  • Cool Car: Vinnie's Shelby GT-500.
  • Competitive Balance: In world.
    • Glass Cannon: Vinnie has the highest Accuracy, and is the best overall for "Sniper" missions.
    • Jack-of-All-Stats: Shorty has balanced stats.
    • Stone Wall: Kiro has the highest health, and tends to be better at "Shootout" missions.
  • Genre Shift: The Assault games is side-scrolling shooter instead of a linear shooter.
  • Gun Porn: All guns in the series are very detailed.
  • Made of Iron: Everyone. To the point where a standard mook in Remasterized can take 5 Desert Eagle shots to the head before dying.
  • Overdrawn at the Blood Bank: You'll be surprised how much stickmen can bleed in this series.
  • Updated Re-release: Sift Heads 1 Remasterized