VG247 Tells the World to Prepare for Battle in Hyper Jam on Feb. 12

VG247 spread the good word that Hyper Jam, the neon-soaked arena brawler from Bit Dragon, engages in synthwave-fueled multiplayer combat on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam on Feb. 12. Sherif Sayed discusses how Hyper Jam keeps the playing field level: Winning in Hyper Jam requires staying alive and reaching a set score. To help struggling players, the […]

Twinfinite Shares Release Date for Hyper Jam, the Neon-Soaked Arena Brawler

Twinfinite’s Hannah Stewart reported on great news for multiplayer fans: Hyper Jam, the neon-soaked arena brawler from Bit Dragon, battles its way onto PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC February 12, 2019. Hannah paid special attention to Hyper Jam‘s end-of-round draft system: At the end of every round, each player gets to choose from a variety of different abilities […]

Nintendo Life Has The Scoop on Salt and Sanctuary’s Physical Release

Nintendo Life’s Ryan Craddock covered the launch date announcement of Salt and Sanctuary’s Drowned Tome Edition, a physical release of the Soulslike platformer with over 900,000 downloads from Ska Studios available now. The physical edition, published by Leadman Games, includes a game cartridge, download code for the original soundtrack, a double-sided poster, and a 20 page manual. […]

Bleeding Cool Circulates the News That Jeremy Crawford is the PAX Unplugged “Storytime” Keynote Speaker

Bleeding Cool’s Gavin Sheehan rolled his d20 and successfully revealed the news that Jeremy Crawford, lead rules designer on Dungeons and Dragons at Wizards of the Coast, will be the “Storytime” keynote speaker at PAX Unplugged 2018, happening Nov. 30 – Dec. 2 in Philadelphia, PA. Sheehan discusses Crawford’s impressive credentials: If you’re not familiar with Crawford, he’s […]

IGN Reports That Cory Barlog is the PAX South 2019 “Storytime” Keynote Speaker

IGN’s Jessie Wade spreads the word that Cory Barlog, game director on 2018’s critically-acclaimed God of War, is the “Storytime” keynote speaker at PAX South 2019, happening January 18-20 in San Antonio, TX. Wade recaps Barlog’s impressive career: Barlog served as the lead animator on the original God of War after joining Sony in 2003. He […]

IGN Reviews the Brutal Soulslike Platformer Salt and Sanctuary for Switch

IGN reviewed the Nintendo Switch version of Salt and Sanctuary, the brutal “Soulslike” platformer by Ska Studios. Mitchell Saltzman of IGN says the game “makes the jump to Switch without any sacrifices” and it provides a “brutal, yet satisfying challenge.” Read the full review of Salt and Sanctuary on IGN. Ska Studios will show off the Switch version […]

IGN Shares That WoW Game Director Ian Hazzikostas Will Give the Keynote at PAX West 2018

IGN shares the news that Ion “Watcher” Hazzikostas, World of Warcraft Game Director, will give the Storytime keynote at PAX West 2018 on Friday, August 31. Though Hazzikostas joined Blizzard in 2008 to design raid encounters, balance classes and maintain the game’s achievement system for Wrath of the Lich King, he officially became WoW’s game director in 2016. […]

Polygon Investigates the Spoils of Delinquency in Co-op Horror The Blackout Club

Polygon’s Owen Good spoke with Question co-founer Jordan Thomas to discuss the multiplayer focus and unique mechanics of the studio’s upcoming co-op horror title, The Blackout Club. As players take and complete missions out in the town, they will inevitably have to do things like pick locks, kick in doors or even knock someone out […]