17th Aug2018

‘Graveyard Keeper’ Review (PC/Steam)

by Britt Roberts

Moving on from their previous game, Punch Club which was an enjoyable (for a while, until you ground your teeth into dust) 16-bit styled stat-balancing grind-a-thon set in the world of prize-fighting, Lazy Bear Games have come up with a new game that takes a lot of inspiration from Stardew Valley but adds enough of […]

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02nd Aug2018

‘Sleep Tight’ Review (PC)

by Rupert Harvey

The first game out of the gate for indie devs We Are Fuzzy, Sleep Tight is an inviting idea, one which is immediately engaging – although its unbridled childish joy, infectious as it is, comes with serious caveats. As soon as you boot up the game, you know you’re in safe hands in terms of […]

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21st Jun2018

‘Smoke and Sacrifice’ Review (PC)

by Britt Roberts

Smoke and Sacrifice has a very intriguing premise that initially drew me in, the tale of a mother searching for her child is one that will strike a chord with many people. Whilst my journey started off with me fully invested in the narrative, after a couple of hours my will was bending, not because […]

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10th May2018

NVYVE Studios announces rogue-like shooter ‘Hypergun’

by Phil Wheat

NVYVE Studios, the indie developer that brought players the utopian survival horror hit, P.A.M.E.L.A. are dropping another bomb with the over-the-top roguelite shooter, Hypergun. A blistering paced glance into the not-so-distant future featuring procedurally generated levels, the most questionably effective weapon humanity has ever seen, and Earth’s most heroic intern alive, Dewey Owens. The year […]

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07th May2018

Visual Novel game ‘Punch Line’ coming to the West!

by Phil Wheat

PQube have announced that Punch Line, the Visual Novel Adventure game from the creators of the Zero Escape Trilogy, is coming to the west later this year. Yūta Iridatsu is a pretty normal high school kid, with one exception: he faints if he sees girls’ panties. You never quite notice how frequent panty flashes can […]

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23rd Apr2018

Point & Click horror ‘Without Escape’ launches tomorrow

by Phil Wheat

Without Escape -  a point-and-click horror game inspired by classics such as Myst, Night Trap, and The Adventures of Willy Beamish – is set to launch April 24 on Steam (Windows, Mac, and Linux), itch.io, and Windows Store. In Without Escape, you’ll explore a new dimension of horror as you face demonic forces and unearth […]

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18th Apr2018

Fantasy Flight’s ‘Mansions of Madness’ moving from board game to PC

by Phil Wheat

Asmodee Digital have today announced that they will publish a brand-new adventure game based on Fantasy Flight Games’ Mansions of Madness, an award-winning board game celebrated for its high production values (which we reviewed the 2nd edition of right here), Lovecraft-inspired art, and unique fusion of physical and digital gameplay mechanics. In Mansions of Madness: […]

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12th Apr2018

Terrifying teaser & images from horror game ‘Daemonical’

by Phil Wheat

Fearem, a self-funded indie game studio based in Zagreb, have announced that their first title , an asymmetrical multiplayer horror game – Daemonical – is due for release on Steam in May. TRUST IS OPTIONAL, DEATH IS NOT! FLIGHT OR FRIGHT, DEAD OR ALIVE, KILL OR BE KILLED. HUMAN OR DEMON? These are just a […]

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30th Mar2018

‘Dragon Quest XI’ coming this September

by Kat Wheat

Square Enix Ltd. have announced that Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age, the long-awaited eleventh entry to the series from series creator Yuji Horii, character designer Akira Toriyama and composer Koichi Sugiyama, will be available for the PlayStation 4 and Steam on September 4th 2018. The game follows the perilous journey of a […]

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22nd Mar2018

‘LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2′ gets “Cloak & Dagger” DLC

by Phil Wheat

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment have announced the release of the Cloak & Dagger Character and Level Pack, the new DLC for LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 adding a level and characters straight from the comics in celebration of Marvel Television’s upcoming series Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger, premiering on Freeform on Thursday 7th June 2018. Set […]

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20th Mar2018

Teaser trailer for ‘Shadow of the Tomb Raider’

by Phil Wheat

The Tomb Raider franchise has sold over 63 million copies worldwide. The original game led to one of the most successful video game film adaptations in history, with the 2013 reboot inspiring a new blockbuster film that embodies the game’s signature survival action style. The most recent release in the world famous franchise, Rise of […]

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15th Mar2018

Asmodee Digital team with Nomad Games for ‘Fighting Fantasy Legends’

by Phil Wheat

Asmodee Digital have announced that they have added Nomad Games’ Fighting Fantasy Legends to their ever-growing catalogue. Taking place in the Fighting Fantasy world of Titan – a monster-filled mythical world created by legendary authors Steve Jackson and Ian Livingstone – Fighting Fantasy Legends is a card-based RPG that blends digital card game mechanics with […]

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13th Mar2018

‘Mulaka’ Review (PC/Steam)

by Rupert Harvey

Chihuahua-based indie outfit Lienzo, makers of the mediocre metroidvania Hunter’s Legacy, take the leap to polygons with 3D action-adventure Mulaka. It’s a very mixed bag, but overall its uniqueness and charm just about win out. The game is steeped in Mexican mythology. You are Sukurúame of the Tarahumara tribe, whose task is to gain the trust […]

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05th Mar2018

‘Guns, Gore & Cannoli 2′ Review (PC/Steam)

by Emma Rees

It’s been three years since Guns, Gore & Cannoli first released on multiple platforms, finally releasing on Switch towards the end of 2017. Guns, Gore & Cannoli is a 2D run ‘n’ gun platformer, where gangster Vinnie Cannoli ends up in the middle of a mysterious zombie outbreak. The story ended in a way that […]

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22nd Feb2018

Heavy Metal mayhem heads to Steam in ‘Double Kick Heroes’

by Phil Wheat

If you could turn Mad Max into a heavy metal infused shoot ‘em up then you’ve pretty much hit Double Kick Heroes right on the head. A gorgeous pixel art game powered by the heaviest of heavy metal music in a tightly packaged rhythm game taking place in the zombie and monster-infested post-apocalyptic wasteland… Inspired […]

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16th Feb2018

‘Guns, Gore & Cannoli 2′ arrives in March!

by Phil Wheat

Crazy Monkey Studios have announced that the sequel Guns, Gore & Cannoli 2 is coming to Steam on March 2nd. Kicking off off some 15 years after the events of the first game, the campaign mode sees World War II is in full swing and while allied forces are landing on European beaches, the mob […]

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15th Nov2017

‘Offensive Combat Redux!’ Review (PC)

by Paul Metcalf

With the release of Call of Duty: WWII we spend a lot of time trying to stay alive, be a skillful player and grind our way up to better weapons and scorestreaks. That can be serious stuff, especially once ranked games begin. What about a first-person shooter that just wants to be funny, and just […]

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18th Oct2017

‘Star Ocean: The Last Hope’ 4K Remaster gets November release

by Phil Wheat

Square Enix have today announced that fans can soon travel back to the mysterious and dangerous worlds of Star Ocean: The Last Hope, with a 4K and Full HD Remaster of the action-packed RPG set to release next month on PlayStation 4 and Steam. Developed in partnership with tri-Ace, Star Ocean: The Last Hope takes […]

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03rd Aug2017

2nd ‘Cat Quest’ dev diary discusses designing this “tail”

by Phil Wheat

PQube and The Gentlebros are pawtnering up to release the adorable indie adventure game, Cat Quest for Steam on August 8th and on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch in Q4, 2017. Cat Quest is a 2D action-RPG that tasks you to save the world of Felingard using a wide variety of equipment, powerful spells and […]

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20th Jul2017

First ‘Cat Quest’ dev diary has all the feel-ines

by Phil Wheat

PQube and The Gentlebros are pawtnering up to release the adorable indie adventure game, Cat Quest for Steam on August 8th and on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch in Q4, 2017. Cat Quest is a 2D action-RPG that tasks you to save the world of Felingard using a wide variety of equipment, powerful spells and […]

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24th May2017

Second gameplay trailer for ‘Micro Machines World Series’

by Phil Wheat

Codemasters and Koch Media have today released the second gameplay trailer for the eagerly anticipated (at least by us) Micro Machines World Series ahead of its release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Steam (PC) on June 23rd. Check it out below: From the press release: Racing has always been at the heart of Micro […]

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22nd May2017

‘Renowned Explorers’ & ‘The Emperor’s Challenge DLC’ Review (PC)

by Matthew Smail

Full disclosure: I’ve enjoyed my time with Renowned Explorers much more than I thought that I would. This charming, beautiful and deceptively detailed adventure game is everything that makes independently developed games such a rich and diverse source of engaging content. I say that because being a little bit frank, there’s a lot of goodness […]

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