UploadVR Explores Eric Chahi’s Paper Beast and Finds a VR Miracle

UploadVR’s Jamie Feltham explored the dreamlike landscape of Paper Beast, the poetic journey through a blossoming virtual world by renowned game designer Eric Chahi (Another World, From Dust), in a glowing review. Amidst its sandy valleys, snowy peaks, and eccentric wildlife, Jamie found a VR adventure nothing short of miraculous: With Paper Beast, Eric Chahi goes […]

Polygon Braves Creepy Encounters and Face-Cutting Woman in WORLD OF HORROR

Polygon’s Jenna Stoeber faced dozens of frightful encounters in WORLD OF HORROR, the unsettling cosmic horror RPG from panstasz and Ysbryd Games. The anxiety-inducing encounters and macabre monsters evoked classic choose-your-own-adventure stories and compelled her to chase the terrors: From creepy kitchens and classrooms to eerie people asking for help, these encounters come with options on […]

Shacknews Shares Action-Packed Partnership Between Valiant Comics and Blowfish Studios

Shacknews’ Riley Little delivered the news comic publisher Valiant has teamed up with game developer and publisher Blowfish Studios. The partnership is Valiant Comics’ first foray into the world of video games, with Blowfish Studios lending their game-making expertise to develop multiple titles based on Valiant’s superhero properties. Little noted that the move into games was another part of Valiant’s recent […]

Speaking Simulator’s Launch Campaign Endorsed By Shacknews

Speaking Simulator, from Affable Games, released a campaign trailer ahead of the upcoming launch with Shacknew’s Sam Chandler sharing the news of earth’s new potential overlord leader. The hilarious game about an android struggling to infiltrate human society revealed it will bring its tongue-flapping, teeth-flying action to Nintendo Switch alongside PC in late January. Chandler remarked upon the cutting edge android […]

Twinfinite Readies Adventurers for Riverbond Switch Release

Twinfinite’s Aaron Greenbaum is excited about having a new co-op game on Nintendo Switch with the arrival of Riverbond, the voxel dungeon-crawler from Cucucumber, releasing December 10, 2019. Riverbond is a voxel-based dungeon crawler where players can team up to take down tons of enemies and bosses. The game utilizes a 3D, pixelated aesthetic that makes it kid-friendly and […]

Game Informer Shines a Spooky Spotlight on WORLD OF HORROR at PAX West 2019

Game Informer’s Daniel Tack experienced the 1-bit frights of WORLD OF HORROR at PAX West 2019. The unsettling cosmic horror retro RPG from Panstasz and Ysbryd Games beckons players with haunting atmosphere and unsettling visuals for roguelite playthroughs and unexpected terrors: “With zero reliance on jump scares (as that would be pretty hard to do with the 1-bit […]

Houston, Pocket Gamer Has a Release Date for Subdivision Infinity DX

Pocket Gamer’s Cameron Bald radioed in from the vast reaches of space with an important update: Subdivision Infinity DX, the gorgeous and pulse-pounding sci-fi 3D space shooter from developer Mistfly Games and publisher Blowfish Studios, sets sail for the stars August 8, 2019 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC. Cameron was eager to share […]

VA-11 HALL-A Creators Talk Sex, Cocktails, and the Cyberpunk Aesthetic with The Escapist

The Escapist’s Anthony John Agnello grabbed a seat at the bar to talk about VA-11 HALL-A, the booze em’up about waifus, technology, and post-dystopia life which has sold more than 300,000 copies on Steam from Ysbryd Games and developer Sukeban Games, with artist/designer Christopher Ortiz and writer/programmer Fernando Damas. In the interview, the creators discussed many things, […]

PC Gamer Brews Update on Necrobarista Release Date

Stop the (french) press! PC Gamer’s Jody MacGregor brewed an update on Necrobarista, the gorgeous cinematic cel-shaded visual novel from Route 59. Necrobarista wakes up Steam for PC on August 8, 2019. MacGregor’s story has hints of praise and strong notes of anticipation: A couple of years ago at PAX Australia I had a chance […]

Screen Rant Pats the Posterior of Brief Battles in Highly Rated Review

Writing for Screen Rant, Scott Baird awarded Brief Battles, a fast-paced, underwear-fueled platform fighter from Juicy Cupcake that’s easy to approach and rewarding to master, four stars out of five. With a focus on local multiplayer and empowering underwearriors with magical underpants, showdowns in Brief Battles are challenging and rewarding: Brief Battles is focused on offering couch […]