Bloody Disgusting Previews The Blackout Club

Bloody Disgusting‘s Jim Hargreaves recently previewed The Blackout Club, the co-op horror title from Question, saying the game’s Steam Early Access release “is already shaping up to be one of the most unique co-op video games out there.” “This early look certainly shows promise. Once it’s been fleshed out and those rough edges softened down, this could easily be […]

Bleeding Cool Went Hands-On at PAX West with BATTLLOON

Bleeding Cool’s Gavin Sheehan did some hands-on preview time with UNTIES‘ and Noname Studios’ upcoming balloon fighting game BATTLLOON. Enter into four-player head-to-head battle with colorful balloon creatures and avoid the deadly spikes. Gavin wrote about some of the gameplay and fun he had with his hands-on experience: You can rocket yourself across the screen into your opponents and send them crashing […]

Destructoid Previews Vanishing Grown-Ups and Creepy Cults in The Blackout Club

Destructoid’s Brett Makedonski went in-depth with his preview on Question Games‘ cooperative horror experience The Blackout Club, including some background on the National Quiet Radio Zone and some strategies on how to deal with “The Shape.” Brett gave a brief strategy on how to distract “The Shape” so he doesn’t take out on of your friends: Players […]

Polygon Writes on Potential Boon to Killer Queen Arcade from Upcoming Killer Queen Black Launch

Polygon’s Dante Douglas reported on how the upcoming launch of Killer Queen Black from Liquid Bit and BumbleBear Games is making Killer Queen Arcade players hopeful for a positive impact on the competitive scene. The addition of Killer Queen Black “could change the small but dedicated community forever,” says Douglas. Douglas also gave a quick breakdown of […]

Nintendo Life Shares ‘Chiki-Chiki Boxy Racers’ Release Date

Nintendo Life’s Ryan Craddock reported on the upcoming release of Chiki-Chiki Boxy Racers, the colorful slot car racing party game from Sony publishing label UNTIES and Pocket for up to eight players online or locally, out for Nintendo Switch tomorrow, Aug. 30. In the article, Ryan highlighted the game’s four competitive battle modes: ‘Coins’ mode has you […]

Fractured Lands Dominates the Wasteland in PC Gamer Preview

Last month, T.J Hafer of PC Gamer went hands-on with Fractured Lands, the battle royale first-person shooter from the industry veterans at Unbroken Studios, during the game’s three closed beta weekends. Hafer appeared to enjoy his time with the game, noting his intense experiences while both driving and on foot. There’s a very tense, asymmetrical, […]

IGN Prepares To Get Funky With ToeJam And Earl This Fall

IGN’s Adam Bankhurst recently reported HumaNature Studios‘ ToeJam and Earl Back in the Groove comes to consoles and PC later this fall. The funkadelic action roguelike series has a beta available for Kickstarter contributors who donated $60 or more. Adam talks about fourth entry into the ToeJam and Earl series and highlights the game’s classic […]

PlayStation LifeStyle Reports 20XX Comes to Consoles in July

PlayStation LifeStyle’s Keri Honea reported last month that Fire Hose Games and Batterystaple Games‘ 20XX is coming to consoles in July. 20XX will launch on PS4 July 10, with Xbox and Switch releasing the following day, July 11. Keri talks about the highlights of 20XX: Like any good action platformer, 20XX has players dashing, jumping, and blasting their […]

The Verge Reports Killer Queen Black Coming to Nintendo Switch

Chaim Gartenberg of The Verge reported that “cool local multiplayer indie” game Killer Queen Black is coming to the Nintendo Switch later this year. Highlighted during Nintendo’s E3 direct, Killer Queen Black is the console port of the arcade phenomenon rebuilt from the ground up for the Nintendo Switch. Given that the original Killer Queen […]

VentureBeat Reports Mega Man-inspired Roguelike 20XX Will Leap to Consoles

Last week, Mike Minotti of VentureBeat reported that 20XX, the action platformer from Fire Hose Games and BatteryStaple Games will land on PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch on July 10, with Xbox One following after on July 11. Coming to consoles will introduce 20XX to a larger audience. This is especially true on Switch, […]