UploadVR Says ALTDEUS: Beyond Chronos is “Designed for Replayability” in Four-Star Review

UploadVR said ALTDEUS: Beyond Chronos, the sci-fi, anime-style adventure with a twisting narrative and difficult choices from VR industry veterans MyDearest Inc., is “designed for replayability” in its four-star review of the game now available on Oculus Quest 2. Author Henry Stockdale talks about the game’s branching paths and multiple endings: Some (choices) are less consequential […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Engadget Interviews the Minds Behind 3 out of 10, an Interactive Sitcom Experience

Engadget’s Jessica Conditt sat down with Terrible Posture Games’ founder Joe Mirabello and technical director Chris Zukowski, interviewing them about 3 out of 10, the episodic playable sitcom about life at the world’s worst game development studio. Regarding 3 out of 10’s concept, Mirabello had this to say: “The whole thing is actually a love letter to the game industry,” Mirabello said. […]

SplatterCatGaming Explores the Surreal World of Dreamscaper

Dreams are funny things. Little fragments of hopes, fears, and interactions twisted and warped into barely-remembered nighty vignettes. But while most people’s dreams are little more than vague recollections, for the protagonist of Dreamscaper, the lucid dreaming action roguelite RPG from publisher Freedom Games and developer Afterburner Studios, they’re recurring and inescapable nightmares. YouTuber SplatterCatGaming recently dove […]

UploadVR Tuned into Rhythm of the Universe: IONIA, Launching in Q4 on PC VR

UploadVR shared news of the Q4 2020 release window for Rhythm of the Universe: IONIA, the debut episode of the fantasy adventure series about preserving the environment with the power of music, coming to PC VR platforms. Supported platforms include Valve Index, Oculus Rift S, Oculus Quest via Link, HTC Vive and Vive Pro, HP Reverb G2 and […]

Siliconera Reports Death Isn’t the End in 30XX’s Mega Mode

Siliconera’s Jenni Lada reported that 30XX, the follow-up to Batterystaple Games’ best-selling action platformer 20XX, will introduce a new permadeath-free game type called Mega Mode alongside the returning roguelike Arcade Mode. Lada explains how the new game mode operates: If you go through the Mega Mode, you’ll still have procedurally generated levels. However, dying won’t be devastating. You can send […]