Polygon previews Cyberpunk parkour action game Ghostrunner

Polygon recently published their latest hands-on experience with Ghostrunner, the first-person cyberpunk parkour action game from developers One More Level Games, 3D Realms, Slipgate Ironworks™ and publishers All in! Games and 505 Games, coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC later this year. Polygon’s Austen Goslin shared his experience as a futuristic ninja:  Nailing that perfect run feels […]

PC Gamer Sets its Sights on Ysbryd’s No Place for Bravery

Amid the deluge of games revealed during last month’s Guerilla Collective showcase, PC Gamer’s Andy Chalk spotted a pixel art behemoth looming on the horizon. No Place For Bravery, a top-down action-RPG exploring what a parent would do to find their child in a war-torn world, wowed audiences with its evocative visuals and bleak setting. Chalk writes about the new title […]

Gematsu Highlights Adorable Adventure Game Button City Coming to PC 2020

Gematsu recently highlighted the news that Button City, the adorably colorful narrative-driven adventure about friendship and community from developer Subliminal Gaming, launches on PC via Steam later this year. Gematsu’s Sal Romano shared important details from the game’s Steam page: Enter a quirky world of pastel colors, spunky animals, rockin’ arcade games, and floating islands. Make friends, […]

Fanbyte Explores Signs of the Sojourner’s Novel Approach to Digital Dialogue

In most video games, dialogue and conversations require little more thought than a single press of a button. Push button, receive information. Rinse and repeat. Although communication is the bedrock of human interaction, it often feels like an afterthought while playing the latest games. Recent indie titles, however, are aiming to re-imagine how conversations work in games. Signs of […]

Shacknews Reviews Dungeon Defenders: Awakened’s 1.0 PC Release

The realm of Etheria needs new heroes. Armies of goblins, orcs, and devious dark elf archers have appeared once more, intent on destroying all-important crystals holding the land together. As chaos returns, Shacknews’ Greg Burke answered the crystals’ call, diving into Dungeon Defenders: Awakened to review developer Chromatic Games’ epic multiplayer tower defense action role-playing game. Burke’s video review examines Dungeon […]

VGChartz Divines Milky Way Prince: The Vampire Star Details

Visual Novels offer a unique spin on storytelling, unfolding differently than their verb-heavy counterparts. They instead elect to explore intimate character portrayals with punchy writing and static scenes rather than explosive bombast. VGChartz’s William D’Angelo recently highlighted an upcoming visual novel, Milky Way Galaxy: The Vampire Star, for its intention of diving the oft-taboo topics of idealization and […]

Nintendo Life Spreads Killer News From MomoCon’s Stream With Suda51

Following MomoCon’s latest digital event MomoConline, which ran from May 21-24, Nintendo Life’s Liam Doolan recapped new details revealed during a stream with Suda51. As part of a day of streams from industry icons, the broadcast featured an hour-long discussion with the acclaimed game director and explored the likelihood of Grasshopper Manufacture’s older titles getting a modern release on Nintendo Switch. During MomoCon’s Twitch livestream, […]

Bleeding Cool Shines a Light on the Second Annual Summer of Pride Presented by Midboss

Bleeding Cool’s Gavin Sheehan highlighted the commencement of the Second Annual Summer of Pride, presented by MidBoss. From now until June 30th, celebrate diversity by watching streamers play queer-positive games to fund-raise LGBTQ+ charities.  If you’re not familiar with last year’s event, this is a celebration of LGBTQ+ diversity in games. Starting at 9am PT and running all […]

Gamer Escape Journeys through Signs of the Sojourner

Gamer Escape’s Eliot Lefebvre recently embarked on a digital road trip, the likes of which, they’ve never experienced before. Lefebvre’s journey through Signs of the Sojourner, an interactive narrative by Echodog Games about learning the art of human connection through an emotive deck of cards, culminated in a thoughtful review of the game. From the review: One […]

Twinfinite Spreads Awareness of BitSummit Gaiden, a Digital Indie Game Celebration

Twinfinite’s Alex Gibson laid out the plans for BitSummit‘s upcoming online event, BitSummit Gaiden. On June 27-28, the annual independent game celebration will exhibit a 75 game showcase, streaming events ranging from thought-provoking talks to music performances, and hot new demos. Gibson elaborates: Further, thanks to a partnership with Utomik, during the event, attendees will have […]