IGN Finds Necrobarista Steeped in Style and Substance

Necrobarista, the gorgeous cinematic cel-shaded visual novel from Route 59 Games, gives new meaning to the phrase “coffee to wake the dead.” Following the game’s release on Steam and Apple Arcade in July, IGN’s Matt Kim traveled to the game’s coffee-shop crossroads to explore and review its heartfelt, haunting world. IGN’s review examines Necrobarista’s evocative art and writing, which […]

Eurogamer Reports Fantasy Strike Now Free-to-Play with New Fighters and Cosmetics

Eurogamer stepped into the ring and delivered some knockout news: Fantasy Strike, the fighting game from Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix lead designer David Sirlin, is now free to play on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Steam for Windows PC, Mac, and Linux. Author Wesley Yin-Poole runs down what to expect from the new update: Now, you can download and […]

Polygon previews Cyberpunk parkour action game Ghostrunner

Polygon recently published their latest hands-on experience with Ghostrunner, the first-person cyberpunk parkour action game from developers One More Level Games, 3D Realms, Slipgate Ironworks™ and publishers All in! Games and 505 Games, coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC later this year. Polygon’s Austen Goslin shared his experience as a futuristic ninja:  Nailing that perfect run feels […]

TechRaptor Sounds the War Horns: Northgard’s New Steam Map Editor Update is Available Now

TechRaptor shared the new Steam update to Shiro Games‘ best-selling Viking strategy game Northgard, featuring a map editor to keep the adventures going. With use of the editor and additional external tools, players can fully customize their villages with new tiles, the ability to paint the map with dirt, grass, and more, depending on your chosen biome, […]

Shacknews Reviews Dungeon Defenders: Awakened’s 1.0 PC Release

The realm of Etheria needs new heroes. Armies of goblins, orcs, and devious dark elf archers have appeared once more, intent on destroying all-important crystals holding the land together. As chaos returns, Shacknews’ Greg Burke answered the crystals’ call, diving into Dungeon Defenders: Awakened to review developer Chromatic Games’ epic multiplayer tower defense action role-playing game. Burke’s video review examines Dungeon […]

VGChartz Divines Milky Way Prince: The Vampire Star Details

Visual Novels offer a unique spin on storytelling, unfolding differently than their verb-heavy counterparts. They instead elect to explore intimate character portrayals with punchy writing and static scenes rather than explosive bombast. VGChartz’s William D’Angelo recently highlighted an upcoming visual novel, Milky Way Galaxy: The Vampire Star, for its intention of diving the oft-taboo topics of idealization and […]

GameSpot Shares VR News with Little Witch Academia: VR Broom Racing

GameSpot recently shared exciting news for VR and anime fans: Little Witch Academia: VR Broom Racing, the VR racing game from UNIVRS, Inc. based on the famous anime, sweeps onto Oculus Quest late 2020 and adds support for PSVR, Oculus Rift, SteamVR and HTC Vive in early 2021. GameSpot’s Olivia Harris shared a brief intro into what players can […]

Game Informer Shares Ion Fury’s Explosive Console Launch Trailer

Game Informer blasted out the console launch trailer for Ion Fury, the old-school first-person shooter developed by Voidpoint and published by 3D Realms and 1C Entertainment now available on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Author Daniel Tack says “If retro old-school shooty-insanity is your thing, it might be something to check out!” Game Informer reviewed the PC version […]

PSU Reports Digital, Physical Console Release Dates for 3D Realms’ Ion Fury

PlayStation Universe has reported the upcoming console release dates for Ion Fury, the old-school first-person shooter developed by Voidpoint and published by 3D Realms and 1C Entertainment. The game, already available on Steam for PC, Mac and Linux, will hit Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox one digitally on May 14 before its physical release on […]

Gamer Escape Builds Towers in Boston with Dungeon Defenders: Awakened

During this year’s PAX East, Gamer Escape’s Joel Hankin stopped by Chromatic Games’ booth to go hands-on with Dungeon Defenders: Awakened, the next entry in the acclaimed co-op tower defense action RPG series. Hankin’s hands-on time with DD: A showed him that there’s never a dull moment when it comes to defending the Eternia Crystals from legions of goblins, […]