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. […]

Bloody Disgusting Details Dirt and “Debris” in Latest POSTAL 4: No Regerts Early Access Update

Bloody Disgusting got down and dirty with details of the latest Steam Early Access update, Wednesday, for POSTAL 4: No Regerts, the over-the-top comedic first-person shooter and next entry in Running With Scissors’ classic franchise enjoyed by millions. Mike Wilson discussed the not-so-clean additions in the new update: the update introduces brand-new districts, a new […]

Screen Rant reviews digital adaptation of North Star Games’ Evolution

Screen Rant took their turn at reviewing Evolution Board Game, the strategy game of adaptation from North Star Digital Studios with more than 3 million players worldwide across physical and digital editions, for Nintendo Switch. Reviewer Laura Gray noted how this version contains plenty of modes for offline play, including campaign, pass-to-play local multiplayer and […]

Polygon Points Out 2021’s Most-Anticipated Indie Games

A new year means a new crop of games. Polygon’s Nicole Carpenter kicked off 2021 by taking a look at this year’s roster of promising indie projects. Carpenter spotlights 21 highly anticipated games, including 30XX, the follow-up to Batterystaple Games’ acclaimed, best-selling Megaroguelike action-platformer 20XX, and SkateBIRD, the avian action sports game from developer Glass […]

Crunchyroll Details SINoALICE New Event, Act of Reality

Crunchyroll has laid out all details for Act of Reality, the newest event from SINoALICE, the mobile fantasy battle RPG from the mind of Yoko Taro (director, NieR: Automata). “Inspired by familiar stories from all over the world, SINoALICE pits storybook characters against each other in a battle royale in the Library. There, everyone from Snow White to […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]