Siliconera Reports Death Isn’t the End in 30XX’s Mega Mode

Siliconera’s Jenni Lada reported that 30XX, the follow-up to Batterystaple Games’ best-selling action platformer 20XX, will introduce a new permadeath-free game type called Mega Mode alongside the returning roguelike Arcade Mode. Lada explains how the new game mode operates: If you go through the Mega Mode, you’ll still have procedurally generated levels. However, dying won’t be devastating. You can send […]

Northernlion Delves into the Depths of UnderMine

Northernlion took another deep dive into UnderMine, the action-adventure roguelike brimming with secrets from developer Thorium Entertainment. He revisited the game after its initial Early Access release in 2019, and found himself satisfied with how the game progressed to its 1.0 launch, now available on Steam for Windows PC, Mac, and Linux, and Xbox Game Pass for Xbox One […]

PC Gamer Praises WRATH: Aeon of Ruin While Sharing its New Release Date

PC Gamer shared the new release date for WRATH: Aeon of Ruin, the dark fantasy horror FPS powered by the original Quake engine from publishers 3D Realms and 1C Entertainment and developer KillPixel. Now slated for February 25, 2021, the game, currently on Steam Early Access, will also receive Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One for its 1.0 […]

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 […]

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 […]

GamesBeat: World of Horror, Dungeon Defenders: Awakened Among Steam’s Top Sellers in February

GamesBeat’s Jeff Grubb broke down February’s top 20 best-selling Steam games, including Dungeon Defenders: Awakened from Chromatic Games as well as Ysbryd Games‘ World of Horror.   Top 20 new Steam releases of February 2020 ScourgeBringer Stoneshard Azur Lane Crosswave Being a DIK – Season 1 Daemon X Machina Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem Metro Exodus Senren*Banka Besiege […]

PC Gamer shares the news about 3D Realms’ Kingpin remaster

PC Gamer’s Andy Chalk shared the good word of 3D Realms’ Kingpin: Life of Crime remaster, Kingpin Reloaded, and details of its new features making it into this version. Released in 1999 by Xatrix and Interplay, it was really violent and really profane—easily the most f-bomb-laden videogame I’d ever played up to that point—and had a run-down, grimy ambiance that was […]

Engadget Embraces Cosmic Horror in WORLD OF HORROR

WORLD OF HORROR, the unsettling cosmic horror retro RPG from panstasz and Ysbryd Games, has enthralled Engadget’s Christine Fisher ahead of its Steam Early Access release on Feb. 20. Fisher unravels developer Pawel Kozminski’s inspirations, spanning from Japanese horror artist Junji Ito to eldritch horror master H.P. Lovecraft. These culminate in a mysterious Japanese town full of creepy monsters to survive […]

PC Gamer gets nostalgic in WRATH: Aeon of Ruin Steam Early Access Preview

PC Gamer’s Rick Lane waxed poetic over the beauty of an awesome shotgun and the makings of a great FPS in his coverage of WRATH: Aeon of Ruin, the dark fantasy horror FPS powered by the original Quake engine from publishers 3D Realms and 1C Entertainment and developer KillPixel Games. Lane got a taste of the […]