Bossa Studios is launching Worlds Adrift, a first of its kind online game built on Improbable’s SpatialOS platform that fuses fantasy with physics to create a virtual experience unlike anything previously seen. Worlds Adrift is the first game to launch since Atomico invested $10 million in Bossa Studios and marks a turning point for the gaming industry, treating players as co-developers rather than simply consumers. Bossa’s founders believe World’s Adrift has the potential to make video games more attractive to a new generation of players accustomed to shaping and sharing creations on social media platforms. INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT BOSSA and … Continue reading Player Built MMO Worlds Adrift Launching to Beta
Extinction puts players in the role of a roguish hero trying to defend his homeland against a hoard of ravenous, giant monsters. He does this by climbing up their bodies and crushing their heads. It’s all very Attack on Titan-eske, but pretty fun for an RPG with a twist.
USC Game Innovation Lab at the USC School of Cinematic Arts has released Walden, a game on the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system. This award-winning, open-world, narrative exploration adventure, based on philosopher Henry David Thoreau’s classic book, Walden, is available today via the PlayStationStore for $18.99. Winner of the “Game of the Year” and “Most Significant Impact” awards at the 2017 Games for Change Festival, Walden, a game follows the footsteps of Thoreau’s bold experiment living on the fruits of his labor in the tranquil woods of New England’s Walden Pond. Build a shelter, grow your own food, fish on … Continue reading Walden Game Celebrates Thoreau’s Classic Tale
Masters of Anima is an odd duck of a game. Perhaps best described as a mixture of Diablo and Pikmin, it certainly hits the quirky factor head on. But whether or not you will actually have fun with it is another question.
This week Billy is looking at another game that isn’t out yet called Renaine and he’s getting some major Shovel Knight vibes from this one.
Michael’s back with a true classic game for this week’s Retro Game Friday. It’s Bastion! The title has recently been making the rounds on Android and iOS, but we are talking about its original jump into gamer’s hearts.
The Land of Barovia Beckons Adventurers Beyond the Forgotten Realms and into the Dominion of Vampire Strahd Perfect World Entertainment Inc., a leading publisher of free-to-play MMORPGs, and Cryptic Studios announced Neverwinter: Ravenloft. The game’s 14th module transports PC adventurers to the gothic horror setting of Barovia starting June 26 (arriving later on consoles). The iconic campaign is a departure for Neverwinter and brings unique gameplay features that tie in to the dark domain of Ravenloft. The latest module for the free-to-play MMORPG set in the Forgotten Realms (and beyond) offers an all-new Campaign, the Adventure Zone of Barovia, Tarokka … Continue reading Ravenloft Creeps into Neverwinter MMO
Agony is set for release on May 29 for the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The game has been controversial with its portraial of Hell and demonic possession, but easily met it’s Kickstarter goal. It may be one of the most anticipated horror games this year. Agony features a full-fledged story mode as well as an open challenge system that randomly generates levels for players to explore and survive to gain new high scores. In addition to featuring in countless “Most anticipated Horror Games 2018” lists, the Kickstarter financed title is set to challenge players with its brutal and … Continue reading Agony Gets May Release Date, New Trailer
With Hope, Montana under siege, it’s up to our hero to save the day, and gun down thousands of crazy cultists to do it. Welcome to the world of Far Cry 5, which offers both over-the-top action and insane moments, coupled with a somewhat realistic story that is a little too close to home for life in America these days.
Obsidian’s Critically Acclaimed RPG Sequel Now Available For Purchase in Digital and Boxed Editions Obsidian Entertainment, developer of genre-defining role-playing games, in partnership with powerhouse publisher Versus Evil, today announced the launch of Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire. Role playing fans will rejoice in Obsidian’s continued success in creating a rich and compelling narrative delivered in the grandest of RPGs. Deadfire’s deep progression mechanics, enhanced companion system, tactical combat and new exploration across land and sea, is an upgrade from this multi-award winning RPG studio. “Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire is the first sequel we’ve made to one of our … Continue reading Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire RPG Sails to PC Today