Game Rant Previews ENDER LILIES: Quietus Of The Knights, Out Now on Steam Early Access

Game Rant delivers some spooky news: ENDER LILIES: Quietus of the Knights, a dark fantasy metroidvania fairy tale from publisher Binary Haze Interactive, out now on Steam Early Access. Console releases will follow in Q2 2021. Author Jared Carvalho discusses how the world of the game comes together: One major departure that ENDER LILIES takes from other Metroidvanias and […]

Bright Memory Infinite Included in Destructoid’s Most Anticipated Games Of 2021

Chris Moyse included Bright Memory Infinite from solo developer FYQD Studio and publisher PLAYISM in Destructoid’s list of Most Anticipated Games Of 2021 among other exciting titles. Bright Memory: Infinite, afforded the resources of a souped-up PC, a next-gen console, and a higher budget, could prove a real sleeper hit – the kind of release […]

The Daily Dot Shares Japanese Mythology with a Queer Twist in Kitsune Tails

The Daily Dot channeled their inner vulpine with the latest news about Kitsune Tails, a platformer styled after beloved classics steeped in Japanese mythology and diverse relationships from Super Bernie Bros developer Kitsune Games, launches on PlayStation 4 & 5, Windows PC, and Linux Q1 2022. The Daily Dot’s Ana Valens shares some of the […]

Eurogamer Beams Down 30XX’s Near-Future Release Date

Roguelikes come in all shapes and sizes. The subgenre casts a wide net, tying together varied aesthetics, systems, and camera perspectives under the unifying banner of random-generation and challenging gameplay that often means starting over upon dying. 30XX, the follow-up to the acclaimed, best-selling Megaroguelike action-platformer 20XX from developer Battlestaple Games, prepares to mix up […]

UploadVR Says ALTDEUS: Beyond Chronos is “Designed for Replayability” in Four-Star Review

UploadVR said ALTDEUS: Beyond Chronos, the sci-fi, anime-style adventure with a twisting narrative and difficult choices from VR industry veterans MyDearest Inc., is “designed for replayability” in its four-star review of the game now available on Oculus Quest 2. Author Henry Stockdale talks about the game’s branching paths and multiple endings: Some (choices) are less consequential […]

IGN Travels Back to 1993 in Hands-On Video of Echo Generation

IGN showcased hands-on gameplay from Echo Generation, the turn-based adventure from Cococucumber where a gang of kids investigate supernatural occurrences to save their small town. The nostalgia-filled voxel-art RPG, set in a sleepy Canadian town in the summer of 1993, arrives on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC in Q1 2021. Check out IGN’s […]

Game Informer Showcases “Choice and Consequences” from Where the Heart Leads

Game Informer’s Marcus Stewart gave readers a look at the “Choice and Consequences trailer for Where the Heart Leads, a surreal narrative journey through one man’s past where he will reevaluate a lifetime of important decisions, from renowned developer Armature Studio (ReCore, Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate, Dead Star). Where the Heart Leads is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation […]

Screen Rant reviews digital adaptation of North Star Games’ Evolution

Screen Rant took their turn at reviewing Evolution Board Game, the strategy game of adaptation from North Star Digital Studios with more than 3 million players worldwide across physical and digital editions, for Nintendo Switch. Reviewer Laura Gray noted how this version contains plenty of modes for offline play, including campaign, pass-to-play local multiplayer and […]

GamesIndustry.biz Names IGDA Foundation’s Nika Nour as a Game Changer of 2020

GamesIndustry.biz named IGDA Foundation Executive Director Nika Nour as one of its “100 Game Changers of 2020.” Nour commented on her work with the foundation as part of the honor: “I joined the IGDA Foundation in 2019 to advance the careers, goals, and passions of underrepresented communities in games,” Nour says. “Too often, I witnessed poor treatment […]

Polygon Points Out 2021’s Most-Anticipated Indie Games

A new year means a new crop of games. Polygon’s Nicole Carpenter kicked off 2021 by taking a look at this year’s roster of promising indie projects. Carpenter spotlights 21 highly anticipated games, including 30XX, the follow-up to Batterystaple Games’ acclaimed, best-selling Megaroguelike action-platformer 20XX, and SkateBIRD, the avian action sports game from developer Glass […]