DualShockers Interviews Co-Founder of Uppercut Games Ed Orman on City of Brass

DualShockers’ Tomas Franzese sat down with Ed Orman, Co-Founder of Uppercut Games, and talked about his game City of Brass, the first-person adventure, and the Nintendo Switch indie scene. In the interview, Franzese gleaned this from Orman, highlighting his praise for Nintendo’s platform: City of Brass has also been successful on Nintendo Switch, with Uppercut Games […]

Fox News Digital Gets Nostalgic with ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove and Home Alone Star, Macaulay Culkin

Fox News Digital’s Eammonn Dignam explores ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove‘s new look and famous star joining the game, Macaulay Culkin. The funky fresh rogue-like adventure from HumaNature Studios is now available! In his video interview with ToeJam & Earl’s producer, Dignam had this to say about the game: …this version returns the games to […]

Kotaku Rejoices in its Review of ToeJam and Earl: Back in the Groove!

Kotaku rejoices that ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove!  “reconjures the magic” in its review of the latest entry in the beloved, funkadelic action roguelike series from HumaNature Studios. Author Ethan Gach found the re-imagining of the Sega Genesis classic to successfully live up to the original game’s legacy. …playing a new ToeJam & Earl has been surprisingly […]

Hardcore Gamer has the Scoop on Plentiful Plundering in City of Brass

Hardcore Gamer recently gave treasure seekers and roguelite fans a reason to enter the cursed city of gold in City of Brass, the Arabian Nights-inspired first-person rogue-lite adventure from the BioShock veterans at Uppercut Games, available now for Nintendo Switch. In his coverage, James Cunningham touches on how this isn’t just a port from last years initial […]

Engadget Interviews Macaulay Culkin, ToeJam & Earl’s New Executive Producer

Engadget’s Jessica Conditt sat down with celebrity and retro game lover Macaulay Culkin to pick his brain about his role as executive producer on HumaNature Studio’s ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove, which launches on PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch this Friday! Here’s Culkin himself explaining to Engadget how this dream team […]

Nintendo Life Finds Treasure in its Review of City of Brass for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Life declares City of Brass, the Arabian Nights-inspired first-person rogue-lite adventure from the BioShock veterans at Uppercut Games, to be “one of the most entertaining roguelikes to swing onto Nintendo Switch.” In his 9/10 review, author Dom Reseigh-Lincoln heaped particular praise on the whip-centric combat: Your whip (which comes in multiple, collectable varieties) can set off traps from a distance […]

TouchArcade Highlights City of Brass for Nintendo Switch

TouchArcade’s recent SwitchArcade round-up gives fans of roguelikes something to look forward to: City of Brass. The Arabian Nights-inspired first-person hack-and-lash adventure from the BioShock veterans at Uppercut Games is swinging onto Nintendo Switch February 8, 2019. Shaun Musgrave gave us a breakdown of what’s new this time around:  There are new characters, new relics, new weapons, added enemies, […]

Fanbyte Lists World of Horror Among the Coolest Games at PAX South

Fanbyte’s Eric Van Allen played WORLD OF HORROR, the unsettling cosmic horror retro RPG from Panstasz and Ysbryd Games, at PAX South 2019. Eric reports that WORLD OF HORROR is a memorable experience, marked by its creepy, distinct visuals and haunting music. Maybe best described as a narrative roguelike by way of Junji Ito and H.P. Lovecraft, WORLD […]

Eurogamer Highlights City of Brass’s February 17 Release Date on Nintendo Switch

Eurogamer whipped up a post on exciting news for Nintendo fans: City of Brass, the Arabian Nights-inspired first-person rogue-lite adventure from the BioShock veterans at Uppercut Games, comes to Nintendo Switch February 8 and adds 3 new unlockable characters. Here’s Matt Wales on what players can expect from the cursed city: Your ultimate goal is to work, one stage at […]

CNET Interviews ToeJam & Earl Co-creator Greg Johnson, Discusses, Kickstater Campaign, Fans Expectations and More

CNET’s Mariel Myers sat down with ToeJam & Earl co-creator and “Funkotron Master” Greg Johnson to discuss all things about everyone’s favorite alien duo, who will feature in the series’ upcoming fourth installment ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove! on March 1st. The interview included the scoop on how the Kickstarter campaign made it possible for Johnson and his team at HumaNature Studios […]