IGN Enjoys WRATH: Aeon of Ruin While Blasting Through Preview Levels

IGN’s Tom Marks praised WRATH: Aeon of Ruin, a dark fantasy horror FPS powered by the original Quake engine, after sitting down with a preview build. Publishers 3D Realms and 1C Entertainment, alongside developer KillPixel Games, are crafting a literal ’90s shooter with modern sensibilities: It may be an old engine but the design philosophy behind Wrath is […]

VG247 Bursts Forth with the Release Date for BATTLOON from UNTIES Games

VG247 filled up its balloon and let out the news that BATTLLOON, the balloon-battling party game from Sony publishing label UNTIES and noname studio, pops onto Nintendo Switch and Steam on Feb. 28. Author Shabana Arif describes what BATTLLOON is all about: The aim of the game is to pop your opponents and remain intact for as long as possible. Players can choose from […]

Forbes Heralds Evoland: Legendary Edition Launch

In a round-up of role-playing games launching this month, Forbes’ Kevin Murnane shared the good word about Evoland: Legendary Edition release this week. Shiro Games’ journey through the history of action/adventure gaming, Evoland: Legendary Edition, is now available for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Murnane described the game’s design transformations and reference points: Evoland is unique among […]

PlayStation LifeStyle Sledgehammers Home News of Hyper Jam’s Release Date

PlayStation LifeStyle blasted out the news that Hyper Jam, the neon-soaked arena brawler from Bit Dragon, releases on Feb. 12. Author Janet Garcia picked up her sledgehammer and slammed down the details on what this explosive, synthwave-fueled experience offers: Jump into any battle with 2-4 players. Don’t worry about the platform your friends have, as online cross-play will […]

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 […]