Animals are very popular in video games right now, with titles like Endling – Extinction Is Forever and Stray capturing everyone’s hearts. But beyond those two well-known titles, there are quite a few others that might be of interest for animal lovers. Michelle shares her own list of recommended titles in this week’s Fresh Look Column that’s filled with paws, claws and fluffy tails.
Vincent is taking a break from all of his 16-bit gaming this week, but only because he is going even farther back into the retro tunnel. He breaks out 8-bit masterpieces in Vampire Survivors and Panzer Paladin.
Michelle, our Fresh Look columnist, is a self-described thrift shopper. So, when she saw that Nintendo is now offering a treasure trove of classic games as part of an expansion to its online platform, she jumped at the chance. Did Michelle find good deals and even greater gaming? Find out in this week’s Fresh Look Column!
Save State Columnist Vincent Mahony is a self-proclaimed Sonic the Hedgehog maniac. So being able to get four remastered Sonic games in the Sonic Origins package has got him spinning through loops, jumping across chasms and grabbing more gold rings than he has fingers to put them on.
Amazon Prime Day promises something for everyone, even the gamers in your life including your fine individual self. If you have an Amazon membership and the hankering for some free games, make sure you read this Fresh Look column in which Michelle will give you the lowdown on the best of what Prime Day has to offer gamers.
Our Save State columnist used to dump rolls of quarters into the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles arcade game, so he was overjoyed to learn that the pizza-loving reptiles were back in the new Shredder’s Revenge game. Grab a slice and see how these heroes in a half shell have aged so well.
This week our Fresh Look gamer dives into the Castlevania series, and finally learns what all the hype is about with those Metroidvania style games that everyone is always going on and on about. It’s actually a really great discovery for her because she is now hooked on them too!
This week our intrepid Save State columnist goes into full detective mode in Lacuna, a delightful sci-fi mystery point and click adventure with a great story and some of the most impressive pixel graphics that we have ever seen.
With a new iPad tablet in hand, our Fresh Look Columnist also finds herself with a trial subscription to Apple Arcade. Tune in as we discover what she found in Apple Arcade land, and if the games available for play make it a good deal for gamers.
The visual novel Sakura Wars has demons roaming around Tokyo, and it’s up to a group of colorful heroes piloting giant robots to come to the rescue.