IGN Enjoys WRATH: Aeon of Ruin While Blasting Through Preview Levels

IGN’s Tom Marks praised WRATH: Aeon of Ruin, a dark fantasy horror FPS powered by the original Quake engine, after sitting down with a preview build. Publishers 3D Realms and 1C Entertainment, alongside developer KillPixel Games, are crafting a literal ’90s shooter with modern sensibilities: It may be an old engine but the design philosophy behind Wrath is […]

PC World AU Features Hyper Jam and Necrobarista on Exciting Indie Games From PAX Aus 2018 List

PC World AU’s Fergus Halliday featured Hyper Jam and Route 59 Games‘ Necrobarista as two of the most exciting indie titles at PAX Aus 2018. Calling Hyper Jam “a neon-lit futuristic arena brawler that’s retro in vibe but modern in feel,” PC World even added it to their list of games they hope will come to the Nintendo Switch. […]

Siliconera Reports Azure Reflections Switch Launch and Celebratory Release Discount

Siliconera reported on the Nintendo Switch launch of Azure Reflections, the vibrant, side-scrolling Touhou Project bullet hell from Sony publishing label UNTIES and developer Souvenir Circ. where performance against bosses branches the story, out on Aug. 30. To celebrate the release, UNTIES is offering a 30% discount on the title for both Switch and the previously […]

PC Gamer Discusses Sleep Tight’s Latest Trailer

PC Gamer’s Austin Wood reported last week on the latest trailer for Sleep Tight, the upcoming twin-stick, pillow fort defense title from indie studio We Are Fuzzy. It’s kind of like Monsters Inc. meets Killing Floor… Austin’s comparison is no surprise as the studio is comprised of a veteran team of AAA game and big-budget […]

Siliconera Reports Azure Reflections Now Available in NA, EU PlayStation Store

Jenni Mariye of Siliconera reported last week that Touhou Project Azure Reflections, the vibrant, side-scrolling bullet hell from Sony publishing label Unties Games and developer Souvenir Circ., is now available for PlayStation 4 in North America and Europe. Pick from Marisa, Reimu, or Cirno and accessorize them with a fashionable loadout that also grants bonuses […]

Gamasutra Reports on 3D Realms’ Ion Maiden

Emma Kidwell of Gamasutra reported on 3DRealms‘ newest title, Ion Maiden, and how the team resurrected the engine they used to create Duke Nukem 3D and Shadow Warrior in the 90s. Emma quoted Josh Olin, formerly VP of publishing at 3D Realms, on why the retro look and feel of Ion Maiden is so special. What’s […]

Rock Paper Shotgun Praises Graceful Explosion Machine’s Combat

Rock Paper Shotgun’s Samuel Horti wrote an article about Graceful Explosion Machine, the vibrant side-scrolling shooter from Vertex Pop. Vertex Pop is a Toronto-based game development studio dedicated to creating non-stop action games for console and PC platforms. In Graceful Explosion Machine, the player is the lone surviving pilot in an alien attack,  and must fly the titular Graceful Explosion […]

Giant Bomb Unwinds on Unprofessional Fridays with Assault Android Cactus

Assault Android Cactus is a 4-player twin-stick shooter that pits players against relentless waves of malfunctioning robots. Giant Bomb’s Brad Shoemaker and Jeff Gerstmann wisely took advantage of its local co-op during a recent Unprofessional Fridays broadcast, relying on teamwork and in-game pickups to keep their androids fighting fit. To watch the archived video, please […]

Kotaku Reports Postal: Redux is coming to PC, Mac and Linux this Spring

Postal: Redux, a remake of the classic twin-stick shooter from Running With Scissors, is coming to PC, Mac and Linux this spring, followed by PlayStation 4 later in the year. Kotaku’s Patrick Klepek covered the reveal, noting the “iconic” status of the original Postal. To read the full article, please visit: http://kotaku.com/https-www-youtube-com-watch-v-w2rxvhkka9a-running-wit-1761023805