Kotaku’s Editor-in-Chief Praises Paper Beast as “Favorite PSVR Game”

Kotaku’s editor-in-chief, Stephen Totilo, has praised Paper Beast, the poetic journey through a blossoming virtual world by renowned game designer Eric Chahi at indie studio Pixel Reef, as his new favorite PSVR game. Stephen mentioned being harder to sell on VR titles in the past, but Paper Beast has once again warmed him to the VR […]

Jesse Cox’s Screams Out an Eight-Part WORLD OF HORROR Let’s Play

Jesse Cox recently went hands-on with WORLD OF HORROR, the unsettling cosmic horror retro RPG from Panstasz and Ysbryd Games, during its entry into Early Access on PC via Steam. Jesse played along with Kristen exploring the terrors and mysteries that lurk in the sleepy town of Shiokawa, Japan. Watch Jesse work through puzzles, find hidden secrets […]

GameXplain Features Direct Feed Footage of 30XX from PAX East

GameXplain went hands-on with 30XX, the follow-up to Batterystaple Games‘ Megaroguelike 20XX which was purchased by more than 200,000 fans of co-op roguelike platformer action. Their nine-minute video showcases the cooperative play with returning heroes Nina and Ace. See Nina’s Power Fusion system, which melds together abilities earned from vanquishing bosses, along with Ace’s distinct set of Techniques, which can be […]

PC Gamer Covers New Co-op Update for Speaking Simulator, Available Now on PC

PC Gamer’s Jody Macgregor talked about new content available now on PC for Speaking Simulator, the hilarious game about an android struggling to infiltrate human society developed by Affable Games. Jody explains a bit of the new co-op feature in his own words: In a recent update, Speaking Simulator patched in co-op multiplayer so you no longer need […]

PC Invasion Prepares for Apocalyptic Action when Obey Me releases April 21

PC Invasion’s Logan Broadly hears trumpets heralding the latest volley in the endless war between heaven and hell. Either that, or he’s just keen to share news that Obey Me, the cooperative holypunk brawler from Blowfish Studios and Error 404 Game Studios, arrives on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on April 21, ahead of a […]

The Hollywood Reporter shares new partnership between IGDA and GameDev.World

In their recent article about GDC’s cancellation in the wake of COVID-19, The Hollywood Reporter shared the news of IGDA, the International Game Developers Association, and GameDev.World‘s partnership to help game developers around the world impacted by the pandemic. “With the effect of COVID-19 on conferences and international travel, many companies and developers have not only lost business opportunities and […]

GameSpot shares 30XX hands-on footage from PAX East 2020

GameSpot went hands-on with 30XX, Batterystaple Games’ follow-up to the acclaimed co-op roguelike platformer 20XX and shared eight minutes of direct-feed footage from PAX East. The video shows off 30XX‘s new hi-bit art style, along with Nina’s new Power Fusion system and Ace’s distinct move set of comboable Techniques. GameSpot’s Jean-Luc Bernard says of the game: Sporting a new pixel-art visual […]

PC Invasion Previews Dungeon Defenders: Awakened’s Promising Early Access Period

Sometimes, the best offense is a hell of a lot of defenses. At least, that’s what PC Invasion’s Andrew Farrell found when previewing Dungeon Defenders: Awakened, Chromatic Games‘ new co-op tower defense action RPG. Dungeon Defenders: Awakened launched on Steam Early Access on Feb. 21 and Farrell journeyed to Etheria to see how the game is shaping […]

IGN Streams the First 23 minutes of WORLD OF HORROR

IGN got its hands on WORLD OF HORROR, the 1-bit roguelite with turn-based combat, terrifying cosmic old gods, and art that was made entirely using Microsoft Paint by one-man studio panstasz and publisher Ysbryd Games. WORLD OF HORROR is currently out on Steam Early Access, headed for 1.0 release on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Steam for […]

Destructoid Praises WORLD OF HORROR Steam Early Access

Destructoid’s Jordan Devore praised the lo-fi horror RPG WORLD OF HORROR as “one to remember.” The title, developed by panstasz and published by Ysbryd Games, arrives for Steam Early Access on Feb. 20 before hitting up Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Steam for PC before the end of the year. Uzumaki seems like a major source of inspiration, and […]