Polygon Braves Creepy Encounters and Face-Cutting Woman in WORLD OF HORROR

Polygon’s Jenna Stoeber faced dozens of frightful encounters in WORLD OF HORROR, the unsettling cosmic horror RPG from panstasz and Ysbryd Games. The anxiety-inducing encounters and macabre monsters evoked classic choose-your-own-adventure stories and compelled her to chase the terrors: From creepy kitchens and classrooms to eerie people asking for help, these encounters come with options on […]

IGN Streams the First 23 minutes of WORLD OF HORROR

IGN got its hands on WORLD OF HORROR, the 1-bit roguelite with turn-based combat, terrifying cosmic old gods, and art that was made entirely using Microsoft Paint by one-man studio panstasz and publisher Ysbryd Games. WORLD OF HORROR is currently out on Steam Early Access, headed for 1.0 release on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Steam for […]

Game Informer Shines a Spooky Spotlight on WORLD OF HORROR at PAX West 2019

Game Informer’s Daniel Tack experienced the 1-bit frights of WORLD OF HORROR at PAX West 2019. The unsettling cosmic horror retro RPG from Panstasz and Ysbryd Games beckons players with haunting atmosphere and unsettling visuals for roguelite playthroughs and unexpected terrors: “With zero reliance on jump scares (as that would be pretty hard to do with the 1-bit […]

GameSkinny Raves About VA-11 HALL-A Console Version, Now Out on Switch & PS4

GameSkinny’s Diego Arguello had an opportunity to try out the mixology infused adventure VA-11 HALL-A: Cyberpunk Bartender Action, a booze em’up about waifus, technology, and post-dystopia life from Ysbryd Games and Sukeban Games that has generated more than 300,000 sales on Steam and is now out for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. Calling it a “perfect match” to play […]

VA-11 HALL-A Creators Talk Sex, Cocktails, and the Cyberpunk Aesthetic with The Escapist

The Escapist’s Anthony John Agnello grabbed a seat at the bar to talk about VA-11 HALL-A, the booze em’up about waifus, technology, and post-dystopia life which has sold more than 300,000 copies on Steam from Ysbryd Games and developer Sukeban Games, with artist/designer Christopher Ortiz and writer/programmer Fernando Damas. In the interview, the creators discussed many things, […]

NintendoLife Reports on Masquerada: Songs and Shadows Launch

In case you missed it, Nintendo Life’s Ryan Craddock reported on Masquerada: Songs and Shadows May 9 Nintendo Switch launch. The title from Ysbryd Games is a fully-voiced tactical RPG featuring talent behind Mortal Kombat 11, Kingdom Hearts III, Attack on Titan, Horizon Zeron Down, Borderlands 2, Overwatch, and more. It leads players into a Renaissance-inspired town in which the […]

Fanbyte Lists World of Horror Among the Coolest Games at PAX South

Fanbyte’s Eric Van Allen played WORLD OF HORROR, the unsettling cosmic horror retro RPG from Panstasz and Ysbryd Games, at PAX South 2019. Eric reports that WORLD OF HORROR is a memorable experience, marked by its creepy, distinct visuals and haunting music. Maybe best described as a narrative roguelike by way of Junji Ito and H.P. Lovecraft, WORLD […]

Gamasutra Turns to Devs for Their Take on the Nintendo Switch Market

The Nintendo Switch has been popular with developers, in particular indie devs who have in many cases seen better sales on the console than on Steam or other platforms. In light of this, Gamasutra turned to developers for their take on the Nintendo Switch market. “It was definitely a good move to port and publish Morphite on the Switch,” says Ben […]