Nintendo Life Highlights Anodyne 2: Return To Dust, Releasing February 18

Nintendo Life shared the Nintendo Switch release date for Anodyne 2: Return To Dust, the deeply personal lo-fi 2D and 3D adventure game from developer Analgesic Productions and publisher Ratalaika Games S.L.: February 18. Anodyne 2 will release on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S simultaneously. You might remember Anodyne as the game with […]

Game Rant Previews ENDER LILIES: Quietus Of The Knights, Out Now on Steam Early Access

Game Rant delivers some spooky news: ENDER LILIES: Quietus of the Knights, a dark fantasy metroidvania fairy tale from publisher Binary Haze Interactive, out now on Steam Early Access. Console releases will follow in Q2 2021. Author Jared Carvalho discusses how the world of the game comes together: One major departure that ENDER LILIES takes from other Metroidvanias and […]

Bright Memory Infinite Included in Destructoid’s Most Anticipated Games Of 2021

Chris Moyse included Bright Memory Infinite from solo developer FYQD Studio and publisher PLAYISM in Destructoid’s list of Most Anticipated Games Of 2021 among other exciting titles. Bright Memory: Infinite, afforded the resources of a souped-up PC, a next-gen console, and a higher budget, could prove a real sleeper hit – the kind of release […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pocket Gamer Dives into Oceans Lite’s Digital Board Game Launch

Pocket Gamer dove into the details of the launch of Oceans Lite, the digital adaptation of the species building tabletop strategy game Oceans, developed by North Star Digital Studios and out now on Android and iOS as a free download worldwide: The randomly selected Scenario cards also change the seascape of each playthrough, ensuring that every […]

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 […]

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 […]

VGChartz on the Reveal of ENDER LILIES: Quietus of the Knights

William D’Angelo at VGChartz covered the reveal of ENDER LILIES: Quietus of the Knights, a dark fantasy metroidvania fairy tale from Japanese publisher Binary Haze Interactive in development by Live Wire and Adglobe. Along with sharing the trailer, he mentioned it will launch in Winter 2020, with a soundtrack from musical group Mili. Explore 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 […]