PCGamesN Sings the Praises Viking Strategy Game Northgard

PCGamesN’s Joe Robinson gushed about Northgard, the acclaimed Viking strategy game from developer Shiro Games with more than 2 million Steam units sold, in an article about the free Expeditions update, which introduces several new questlines and more than 50 cosmetic treasures to discover. Viking-themed RTS game Northgard has been quietly dominating since its full release in […]

30XX Included in Rock Paper Shotgun’s Top 10 PC Games Releasing in February

Rock Paper Shotgun’s Colm Ahern compiled his most anticipated games releasing on PC this February and included Batterystaple Games’ Megaroguelike action platformer 30XX in the lineup. The sequel to Batterystaple Games’ Mega Man-inspired, run-and-gun roguelike is even more like Capcom’s creation now, as they’ve ditched the cartoony style of its predecessor for a pixelated look. […]

Crunchyroll Prepares For SINoALICE x “That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime” Worldwide Event

Crunchyroll shared the news of an upcoming worldwide collaboration between SINoALICE, the mobile fantasy battle RPG from the mind of creative director Yoko Taro (NieR:Automata, NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139…, Drakengard series), and the hit TV anime That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime. Available now on App Store and Google Play Store, the new collab […]

Bright Memory Infinite Included in Destructoid’s Most Anticipated Games Of 2021

Chris Moyse included Bright Memory Infinite from solo developer FYQD Studio and publisher PLAYISM in Destructoid’s list of Most Anticipated Games Of 2021 among other exciting titles. Bright Memory: Infinite, afforded the resources of a souped-up PC, a next-gen console, and a higher budget, could prove a real sleeper hit – the kind of release […]

UploadVR Says ALTDEUS: Beyond Chronos is “Designed for Replayability” in Four-Star Review

UploadVR said ALTDEUS: Beyond Chronos, the sci-fi, anime-style adventure with a twisting narrative and difficult choices from VR industry veterans MyDearest Inc., is “designed for replayability” in its four-star review of the game now available on Oculus Quest 2. Author Henry Stockdale talks about the game’s branching paths and multiple endings: Some (choices) are less consequential […]

GamesIndustry.biz Names IGDA Foundation’s Nika Nour as a Game Changer of 2020

GamesIndustry.biz named IGDA Foundation Executive Director Nika Nour as one of its “100 Game Changers of 2020.” Nour commented on her work with the foundation as part of the honor: “I joined the IGDA Foundation in 2019 to advance the careers, goals, and passions of underrepresented communities in games,” Nour says. “Too often, I witnessed poor treatment […]

Signs of the Sojourner Makes Slant Magazine’s “25 Best Video Games of 2020” List

Slant Magazine has just released its “The 25 Best Video Games of 2020” and Signs of the Sojourner, the introspective narrative from Echodog Games about learning the art of human connection through an emotive deck of cards, made the popular list as “a whimsical life simulator, which, in just a few hours, powerfully demonstrates the […]

PC Invasion Enjoys “Strong Game Design” from YesterMorrow

PC Invasion had a chance to get hands-on with YesterMorrow, the time-traveling puzzle platformer from developer Bitmap Galaxy and publisher Blowfish Studios, that is out now on Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC via Steam and GOG. Dubbing it a “worth playing” experience for its “excellent level design and platforming,” Andrew Farrell […]

IGN Reviews Ghostrunner, a “Speedrunner’s Dream”: 8/10

IGN’s Mitchell Saltzman sliced and diced through the cyberpunk future of Ghostrunner from All In! Games in a recent 8/10 review. There is no shortage of great ninja-centric video games out there, from Ninja Gaiden to Metal Gear Rising to more recent gems like Katana Zero. But even among those, Ghostrunner stands out by being 100% committed to delivering that fantasy of […]

GoNintendo Divines the Release Date of Nine Witches: Family Disruption

The team at GoNintendo lit their torches to illuminate Nine Witches: Family Disruption, the IndieCade-nominated comedic alternate-history occult adventure game from developer Indiesruption and publisher Blowfish Studios, releasing on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC on December 4. “Dare you dabble in the stranger side of history? Nine Witches: Family Disruption takes […]