IGDA Executive Director Comments on Cyberpunk 2077 Delay Messaging

Cyberpunk 2077 developer CD Projekt RED recently announced its highly anticipated open-world game would be pushed back from its latest release date, citing additional time needed for extra polish. Although delays are common, the announcement was met with scrutiny among those critical of crunch culture in the video game industry. Renee Gittens, executive director of […]

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 […]

Mighty Goose Soars to PC, Consoles in 2021, Gematsu Reports

2021 is the year of the goose. Mighty Goose, the fast-paced, over the top, classic-inspired run & gun arcade shooter from PLAYISM and Blastmode, honks its mighty horn to indicate a Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One release next year. As reported by Gematsu, Mighty Goose stars the titular bird, who just happens […]

Hardcore Gamer Heralds Long-Awaited Release of Ray’s The Dead

Hardcore Gamer’s James Cunningham covered the new release date for Ray’s The Dead from Ragtag Studios, which launched October 22 for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam. Ray’s the Dead has been a long time coming.  Originally debuting with a Kickstarter way back in 2013, that first round was canceled and retooled for a successful […]

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 […]

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 […]

VGChartz on the Reveal of ENDER LILIES: Quietus of the Knights

William D’Angelo at VGChartz covered the reveal of ENDER LILIES: Quietus of the Knights, a dark fantasy metroidvania fairy tale from Japanese publisher Binary Haze Interactive in development by Live Wire and Adglobe. Along with sharing the trailer, he mentioned it will launch in Winter 2020, with a soundtrack from musical group Mili. Explore a […]

PC Invasion Shines A Light On The Best Parts of Projection: First Light in Glowing Review

PC Invasion’s Andrew Farrell shined a light on the best parts of Projection: First Light in his review of the illuminating shadow manipulation puzzle-platformer from publisher Blowfish Studios and developers Shadowplay Studios and Sweaty Chair Studio. Projection: First Light tells the story of Greta, a troublesome Indonesian child. At the game’s start, she manages to piss off many of the people around […]

COGConnected Finds Darksburg “Intense” and “Incredibly Fun”

What do an escaped werewolf, a portly gourmet, and a macabre plague doctor have in common? At first glance, not a whole lot. But in Darksburg, the co-op zombie action roguelite from Shiro Games, they’re three characters capable of culling hundreds of zombies. Add them to a roster of five playable heroes, mix in some procedurally […]

Twinfinite Shines a Light on Xbox Series S|X Launch Title Bright Memory

Twinfinite’s Giuseppe Nelva shared the news that Bright Memory, the visually stunning, high octane FPS from developer FYQD-Studio and publisher PLAYISM, would be coming to Microsoft’s next-gen hardware, the Xbox Series X|S, as a launch title. Today, during the Playism Game Show the publisher announced that Bright Memory will be released for Xbox Series X. We already knew that Bright Memory […]