Indie Gaming

This Is the Most Intense ‘RollerCoaster Tycoon’ Coaster You Can Possibly Build

Say hello to the 'Big Scary Motherfucker.'<p>Since 2002, <i>RollerCoaster Tycoon 2</i> has been fulfilling the fantasies of roller coaster nerds and diehard simulator game buffs alike. But the game also lets players unleash their devious side, and on that note I’d like to introduce a roller coaster that …

Die Hard

Get Dead by Daylight and BioShock Remastered in the Humble Spooky Horror Bundle

Halloween is almost here, right? No? Well, whatever. The Humble Bundlers may have jumped the gun a bit with the Humble Spooky Horror Bundle 2018, but …

Horror

Missed the Indie Highlights presentation? Check out all the announcements here

Nintendo of Europe has just released a video focusing on upcoming Nindie launches on the Nintendo Switch system. During the video, it was revealed …

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch App Will Let You Read Comics, Including Dark Souls And Sonic

As if you didn't have enough reasons to bring your Switch everywhere, a new app for the hybrid console will let you read comics. Announced during Gamescom 2018 and called InkyPen, the subscription service gives you access to a library of all-you-can-read comics and graphic novels on Switch. …

Dark Souls

Guacamelee! 2 Review

• <b>Game</b>: <i>Guacamelee! 2</i>• <b><br>Consoles</b>: PS4 (reviewed), PC• <b><br>Publisher</b>: DrinkBox Studios• <b><br>Developer</b>: DrinkBox Studios<i><br>A Guacamelee! 2 review code was provided by the</i> …

Comic Books

Ori And The Will Of The Wisps' Controls Are Bloody Good

Ori and the Will of the Wisps won't release until next year. I was totally fine with that, until I saw just how fluid the sequel's movement could be.

Gamescom

Guacamelee 2 Review – An Excellent But Familiar Return To The Ring

The first Guacamelee didn’t demand a sequel. It told a succinct and satisfying story, and fully explored its mechanics while nailing the Metroid …

Indie Gaming

Hollow Knight Coming to PS4 and Xbox One Spring 2019

Great news for console owners as Team Cherry and Skybound Games announce that their acclaimed metroidvania Hollow Knight will get a physical and …

Nintendo Switch

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - King K. Rool Vs. Snake Gameplay Trailer | Gamescom 2018

King K. Rool and Snake battle it out in this special 1 vs. 1 battle captured by the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate development team.<p>by on

Game Trailers

Nintendo and InkyPen partner to bring comics and graphic novels to the Switch

The Nintendo Switch is in hundreds of thousands of households, if not millions. It quickly became one of the best-selling consoles of all-time and still is near the top. Something we’ve yet to see much of on Switch is applications outside of games, but that’s about to change.<p>InkyPen Comics is a new …

Graphic Novels

Fell Seal: Arbiter's Mark is Final Fantasy Tactics Reincarnated

Fell Seal: Arbiter’s Mark Preview<p>Have you ever played <i>Final Fantasy Tactics</i>? Do you ever find yourself wishing that there had been another one but, …

Arbitration

Review: Guacamelee! 2 (PS4) – PlayStation Nation

<b>Platforms:</b><p>PlayStation 4<br>• PC<p><b>Platform/Hardware Used:</b><p>PSN Download<br>• PS4<br>• HDTV<p><b>Extras:</b><p>DualShock 4 Required (1)<br>• Move None<p><b>Title:</b> Guacamelee! 2 <b><br>Format:</b> PSN (1.93 GB)</b> …

Indie Gaming

Gamescom 2018: Cool Looking Strategy RPG Mutant Year Zero Gets a December Release Date

Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden grabbed our attention earlier in the year with a cool announcement trailer, and now the post-apocalyptic strategy RPG …

Cut Down Demons In Nutaku’s Non Stop Goddess

Nutaku has released an idle dungeon crawler called Non Stop Goddess according to a press release from the adult digital games distributor. Non Stop …

Demons

Adventure game Ary and the Secret of Seasons announced for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC

Publisher Modus Games and developers eXiin and Fishing Cactus have announced adventure <i>Ary and the Secret of Seasons</i> for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, …

Modus

Desperados 3 Announced by THQ Nordic and Mimimi

Conquer the Wild West in Desperados III<p>August 21, 2018Written by Aidan Simonds<p>The Wild West is getting tactical in 2019. THQ Nordic has announced</i> …

Sequels

All-Star Fruit Racing beginner's guide: Juicy fruit cart racing

Juice it up in the tasty and fruity new cart racer on Nintendo Switch.Everyone loves a good old-fashioned cart racer, right? I mean, that's why Mario …

Mario Kart

The Gardens Between, a tale of childhood friendship and time travel, comes out next month

The Gardens Between, a tale of two friends growing up in a surreal world of magical gardens, will be released on Steam on September 20. The Voxel …

Time Travel

Shenmue 3 Launch Date Set For August 27th 2019 Confirm Deep Silver

Publisher Deep Silver has finally confirmed a launch date for the new Shenmue III action adventure game developed by Neilo and Ys Net. Created using …

Gear & Gadgets

THQ Nordic team-up brings select Microsoft Studios games to Steam

Microsoft has penned an agreement with THQ Nordic that will see the two companies join forces to give five Microsoft Studios-published games both …

Game Development

Guacamelee 2 Review - Mucha Lucha Fun (PS4)

Guacamelee! 2 Review – Mucha Lucha Fun (PS4)<p>August 21, 2018Written by Paulmichael Contreras<p>The ridiculously-titled <i>Guacamelee! Super Turbo</i> …

PS4 Pro

Team17 Celebrates Its 100th Game Release With A Look Back At Its Greatest Hits

When <b>Planet Alpha</b> launches on Nintendo Switch on 4th September, Team17 will have released a whopping 100 games for our enjoyment. To celebrate this …

Retrogaming

Did Telltale's The Walking Dead Kill Adventure Games? (Spoilers: No) - Steam Punks

Jess and Ed talk about The Walking Dead: The Final Season, and their experiences with Unavowed, Tacoma, Life is Strange, and more to uncover whether Telltale has the monopoly on the adventure game genre.<p>The Walking Dead: The Final Season arrived on PC, PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch this month. …

The Walking Dead

Mobile dev Gismart forms publishing partnership with Appodeal

Mobile developer Gismart has teamed up with monetization outfit Appodeal to publish indie games and apps on smartphones.<p>The pair are particularly …

Game Development

Check Out This Ridiculous List of Cool Games Coming to Nintendo Switch

The Switch is where indie games go to thrive, and we're all better off for it.<p>The Nintendo Switch is one of our favorite game consoles. But after a killer launch year that saw brilliant new <i>Zelda</i> and <i>Mario</i> games, a funny thing happened: Nintendo slowed down in the release of big-name titles. And, …

Nintendo Switch

Bloodstained delayed to 2019, Vita version canceled

The Castlevania spiritual successor needs more polish<p><i>Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night</i>, the next game from former Castlevania designer Koji Igarashi, will now launch in 2019. Igarashi announced that his Castlevania spiritual successor has been delayed in an update to the game’s Kickstarter campaign …

PlayStation

Great Nintendo Switch And 3DS Eshop Deals This Week (US Only)

Unlike Sony and Microsoft, Nintendo has no official weekly sale that begins and ends at pre-determined times. That said, Thursdays tend to be when the most game deals appear for Nintendo Switch and 3DS. This week finds a few new notable discounts, plus some good deals still hanging on from weeks …

Nintendo Switch

Death’s Gambit Review

A Soulful Homage<p><b>HIGH</b> Garde Tum.<p><b>LOW</b> The observatory level gets a little gung-ho with respawning enemies.<p><b>WTF</b> I somehow completed the game without …

Dark Souls

11 bit studios Brings 4 of Their Amazing Titles to the Nintendo Switch

11 bit studios, perhaps best known as the developer of the grim survival city-sim, Frostpunk and the award-winning antiwar title, This War of Mine …

Nintendo Switch

Hands-on: Diablo 3 goes portable on the Nintendo Switch

The rumors we've been hearing for months about Diablo 3 coming to the Nintendo Switch were finally confirmed by Blizzard, and we can confirm that at least upon first impressions, the port delivers on the promise of the first truly mobile Diablo experience.<p>Last week, I met with Diablo 3 senior …

Nintendo Switch