30 Years Later, a Jetboard Joust Interview with Eurogamer

Eurogamer’s Martin Robinson interviewed James Closs, developer of Jetboard Joust, a joyous fusion of classic arcade shoot-’em-ups and modern roguelikes from publisher Freedom! Games and developer BitBull, out now on Steam for PC and coming in 2021 for Nintendo Switch. Jetboard Joust picks up from its predecessor, with its core idea lifted wholesale – but […]

ScreenRant Kicks it Old-School with Jetboard Joust

For a certain section of gamers, coin-munching arcades and cumbersome plastic joysticks are sewn into the fabric of the medium. Flashing lights and pixelated characters define countless hours playing titles on systems and cabinets most people are familiar with only in passing. But for those that remember, a new wave of arcade-inspired titles offers a […]

PC Gamer Shares the Reveal of Co-Op Retro-Inspired Demons Ate My Neighbors!

PC Gamer shared the reveal of Demons Ate My Neighbors!, the retro-inspired twin-stick roguelite shooter developed by Tuned–Out Games and incubated with the support of Greg Johnson of HumaNature Studios (Toejam and Earl: Back in the Groove!), coming to Nintendo Switch and Windows PC Q3 2021. Calling the title “delightfully on-the-nose,” PC Gamer has a good feeling about the zombie roguelite combo: Developer […]

IGN Gives 8 Out of 10 to Free-to-Play Fighting Game Fantasy Strike

IGN recently reviewed Fantasy Strike, the free-to-play fighting game from Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix lead designer David Sirlin, available now on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Steam for PC, Mac, and Linux with cross-platform online. Dubbing the title “one of the most daringly different fighting games of the last decade” where every character “feels like they have something unbelievably powerful […]