GameXplain Buzzes About Killer Queen Black in New Game & Watch Video

GameXplain recently featured Killer Queen Black, the strategic eight-player arcade action platformer from Liquid Bit and BumbleBear Games, in their “Game & Watch” series highlighting gameplay, strategies and more. Check out the full video here for all the details any multiplayer and arcade fan could ever want. Killer Queen Black is available now for $19.99 on the […]

Touch Arcade Reviews Dragon Apocalypse Platformer EarthNight

Touch Arcade recently danced through the clouds in itsreview of EarthNight, the hand-painted platformer about surviving the dragon apocalypse, available exclusively for Apple Arcade. Touch Arcade’s Phillip Moyer talks about EarthNight’s carefully crafted world and gameplay: In fact, what really makes this game stand out is the sheer amount of care that went into building up the […]

Destructoid Discusses Stela’s Cinematic Aspirations

At PAX West 2019, Destructoid’s Brett Makedonski sat down to play Stela, the cinematic platformer about a young woman witnessing the final days of a mysterious ancient world, and chatted with developer SkyBox Labs. Makedonski and Stela producer Aubrey Tennant discussed the upcoming game’s cinematic flair and apocalyptic platforming flair, touching on film inspirations and gameplay aspirations. The descriptor […]

Shacknews Signals News of Astroneer’s New Wanderer Update

Shacknews shared the latest news regarding the new Wanderer update from Astroneer, the interplanetary survival sandbox played by more than 4 million space explorers to date. Shacknews’ Josh Hawkins reported on details surrounding the update, including some amazing quality of life changes: Boost Mod will now properly affect tool speed when combined with a Narrow or Wide mod regardless of […]

PocketGamer Shares New Apple Arcade Addition Projection: First Light

PocketGamer recently shared the news that Projection: First Light, the illumination manipulation puzzle platformer from developer Shadowplay Studios and publisher Blowfish Studios, is now available on Apple Arcade. PocketGamer’s Cameron Bald gives a brief synopsis of what new Apple Arcade subscribers can expect from Projection: First Light: You play as a young girl called Greta. One day she […]

Comicbook.com Covers Northgard’s Upcoming Console Release, PC Expansion, and Tabletop Game

Comicbook.com led the charge today with a slew of Viking news about Shiro Games‘ Northgard. The game will be getting a console release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch on September 26. The expansion for the PC version, titled Northgard: Conquest, will be completely free, add a procedurally-generated campaign mode, and is slated to be released […]

Tom’s Guide Praises Fantasy Strike for Accessibility, Online Features

Tom’s Guide praised Fantasy Strike, the accessible fighting game for everyone from beginners to fighting game pros from Sirlin Games, for its accessibility features, varied roster, smart online modes and robust training options. While describing the game, Michael Andronico said it “aims to lower the barrier of entry to the genre without sacrificing competitive depth, and succeeds with flying […]

Shacknews Covers New Astroneer Updates Honoring Apollo 11 Anniversary

In case you missed it, Shacknews covered Astroneer’s new Summer update honoring the Apollo 11 50th anniversary. The accessible, interplanetary survival sandbox game played by more than 2 million space explorers from System Era Softworks launched a new update containing a Lunar Module, a vintage spacesuit color palette and real audio logs from the 1969 space mission. […]

PlayStation LifeStyle Dances Through the Stars in Their Review of Gravity Ghost: Deluxe Edition

PlayStation LifeStyle’s Annette Polis fell in love with Gravity Ghost: Deluxe Edition, the beloved planetary platformer, in her recent review. Available now on PlayStation 4, Annette summarizes her reasoning on why she loves Gravity Ghost: Deluxe Edition: So why do I love this game so damn much? The puzzle difficulties are perfectly varied, giving you a challenge […]

GamesBeat Speaks to New Executive Directors of IGDA and IGDA Foundation

GamesBeat’s Dean Takahashi spoke to the newly-appointed International Game Developers Association (IGDA) Executive Director Renee Gittins and IGDA Foundation (IGDAF) Executive Director Nika Nour to discuss their appointments to their positions, how they plan on carrying out the IGDA’s mission of representing the needs of the developer community, and the IGDAF’s objective of empowering the next […]