Gamer Escape Builds Towers in Boston with Dungeon Defenders: Awakened

During this year’s PAX East, Gamer Escape’s Joel Hankin stopped by Chromatic Games’ booth to go hands-on with Dungeon Defenders: Awakened, the next entry in the acclaimed co-op tower defense action RPG series. Hankin’s hands-on time with DD: A showed him that there’s never a dull moment when it comes to defending the Eternia Crystals from legions of goblins, […]

GameXplain Features Direct Feed Footage of 30XX from PAX East

GameXplain went hands-on with 30XX, the follow-up to Batterystaple Games‘ Megaroguelike 20XX which was purchased by more than 200,000 fans of co-op roguelike platformer action. Their nine-minute video showcases the cooperative play with returning heroes Nina and Ace. See Nina’s Power Fusion system, which melds together abilities earned from vanquishing bosses, along with Ace’s distinct set of Techniques, which can be […]

Twinfinite: New Bright Memory: Infinite Trailer ‘A Must Watch’

Alex Gibson of Twinfinite took a look at recent gameplay footage from Playism and FYQD-Studio’s upcoming Bright Memory: Infinite and came away referring to the first-persn shooter action hybrid title’s gameplay trailer as “a must watch.” Bright Memory: Infinite’s combat meshes traditional shooting with combo-based sword swipes and brutal melee finishes. It’s not a completely unique concept […]

Kotaku finds hope in the zombie-infested streets of Darksburg

Kotaku’s Ethan Gach is willing to get his hands dirty if it means surviving endless tides of zombies. Gach recently checked out Darksburg, the co-op zombie survival action game from Northgard and Evoland developer Shiro Games, following its launch on Steam Early Access and was able to sink his teeth into the game’s blend of isometric action and cooperative multiplayer. […]

Rely on Horror review praises psychological horror game Infliction: Extended Cut

Rely on Horror took a stab at Infliction: Extended Cut, the psychological horror game from developer Caustic Reality and publisher Blowfish Studios available now on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Author Steve Summers, in his 8.5/10 review, praised the dark storyline and had particular praise for the chilling sound design: The sound design in Infliction is top-notch and I rarely felt safe when […]

GameSpot shares 30XX hands-on footage from PAX East 2020

GameSpot went hands-on with 30XX, Batterystaple Games’ follow-up to the acclaimed co-op roguelike platformer 20XX and shared eight minutes of direct-feed footage from PAX East. The video shows off 30XX‘s new hi-bit art style, along with Nina’s new Power Fusion system and Ace’s distinct move set of comboable Techniques. GameSpot’s Jean-Luc Bernard says of the game: Sporting a new pixel-art visual […]

NBC 10 Boston, PAX Ambassadors Discuss Women in Gaming

At PAX East 2020, NBC 10 Boston took a look at the growth and inclusion of women in gaming. Noting “we’re here, we’ve been here,” Krystina Arielle Tingner commented during the piece on the importance of being inclusive and seeing other black women in the industry. Robin Hunicke, CEO and Co-Founder of Funomena commented, “I feel […]

Mobile FPS Shadowgun War Games Hits One Million Downloads

There are few things better than hitting a major milestone early after release. Kayleigh Partleton at PocketGamer.biz reports Shadowgun War Games, Madfinger Games‘ sequel to Shadowgun Legends, had hit one such marker in late February, just two weeks after launch. Shadowgun War Games has reached one million downloads. Developer Madfinger Games announced that the game hit the […]

PC Invasion Previews Dungeon Defenders: Awakened’s Promising Early Access Period

Sometimes, the best offense is a hell of a lot of defenses. At least, that’s what PC Invasion’s Andrew Farrell found when previewing Dungeon Defenders: Awakened, Chromatic Games‘ new co-op tower defense action RPG. Dungeon Defenders: Awakened launched on Steam Early Access on Feb. 21 and Farrell journeyed to Etheria to see how the game is shaping […]

Eurogamer Shares Hard-hitting Kingpin: Remastered News

Eurogamer’s Wesley Yin-Poole knows that some games have reputations as cult classics. Last week, Yin-Poole shared news that one infamous game, 1999’s Kingpin, will have a chance to showcase its no-nonsense depiction of crime for an all-new audience. Dubbed Kingpin: Reloaded, the remastered, enhanced version of the crime-themed first-person shooter developed and published by 3D Realms and Interplay, […]