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 […]

Pocket Gamer Scrubs Up for Launch of Bio Inc.: Redemption on iOS and Android

Pocket Gamer shared news about the launch of Bio Inc.: Redemption, the medical simulator by DryGin Studios from the series enjoyed by more than 17 million people. Bio Inc.: Redemption is now available on iOS and Android. Pocket Gamer’s Stephen Gregson-Wood shared some highlights of what players can expect in the new mobile game: The […]

San Francisco Chronicle and IGDA-F Honor the Life of Jerry Lawson

Working together with the IGDA Foundation, Stride PR assisted the San Francisco Chronicle on a beautiful piece about the life and impact Jerry Lawson had on the tech industry. He’ll be forever honored by IGDA-F’s Jerry A. Lawson Award for Achievement in Game Development. Through his own research, he discovered that ham radio stations transmitted […]

Rock Paper Shotgun Triumphs in Ghostrunner Review

Matthew Castle at Rock Paper Shotgun managed to tally 1,423 deaths—each one a learning experience—while reviewing Ghostrunner, the difficult first-person cyber-ninja slasher from co-publishers 505 Games and All in! Games with development by One More Level, 3D Realms, and Slipgate Ironworks™. Ghostrunner keeps things fresh throughout the entire campaign, constantly giving you new obstacles during […]

The Phantom Thieves Steal Siliconera’s Heart with Another Eden x Persona 5 Royal Crossover News

Jenni Lada at Siliconera received a calling card from Persona 5 Royal’s Phantom Thieves of Heart. Fan-favorites Violet and Skull have joined Joker and Morgana in Another Eden: The Cat Beyond Time and Space, the mobile adventure game from WFS, expanding the playable roster of hundreds of heroes even further: The Another Eden Persona 5 […]

GameSpot Announces Limited-Time Echo Generation Demo for Xbox, PC

GameSpot detailed the limited-time demo of Echo Generation, the turn-based adventure from Cococucumber where a gang of kids investigate supernatural occurrences to save their small town, which released this week in collaboration with The Game Awards Festival. Playable on PC via Steam and Xbox Series X|S and One, the demo will be available until December 15. Echo […]

Twinfinite Time-Travels to Show Latest Trailer for ALTDEUS: Beyond Chronos

Giuseppe Nelva at Twinfinite shared the new story trailer for ALTDEUS: Beyond Chronos, the sci-fi, anime-style adventure with a twisting narrative and difficult choices from VR industry veterans MyDearest Inc., while announcing the game’s launch to readers. The brand-new trailer highlights the English voice cast and song performers for ALTDEUS: Beyond Chronos, which follows a […]

Destructoid Has a Blast with Bright Memory’s “Wacky First-Person-Shooter Action”

Destructoid reviewed Bright Memory, the high-octane, visually stunning first-person shooter made by a solo developer at FYQD Studio and published by PLAYISM, which is available now as an Xbox Series X|S launch title Destructoid’s Chris Carter praised the spontaneity found in the title: I absolutely love how weird it is. One minute you’re fending off military personnel […]

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 […]

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 […]