Arcadia Fallen is a visual novel set in a beautiful world of swords-and-sorcery where demons are trying to take over, and it’s up to the young heroes to put a giant knock into their insidious plans.
Pokemon Legends Arceus tosses players out into a wild land to explore, collect items for crafting, and, of course, to catch Pokemon. This exploration-heavy game will thrill any Pokemon lovers looking for something exciting and new.
The Vampire Regent is an interactive text adventure where you, as the leader of your city, must protect your fellow vampire’s interests, maintain your power and try to enjoy the privileged life of an undead monster.
Not every single game we play has to have a deep plot or hundreds of hours of roleplaying content. Some games are just silly and fun, like the gun-toting gameplay found in Trigger Witch, a cute 2D shooter that combines cute pixel graphics with white hot action.
This week our Modern Gamer does some seriously cute cart racing in Pinchcliffe Grand Prix, which is known as Flaklypa in its native Norway. If you are Norwegian, the game is probably nostalgic, but anyone can enjoy the amusing mini-games and racing action.
If you like mazes, then you will love Labyrinth City: Pierre the Maze Detective, which offers an entire city chocked full of interactive labyrinths just waiting for some clever players to try and solve. If that sounds like you, then come enjoy this relaxing experience for all ages.
With obvious influences from games like Journey, Scarf is a beautiful and easy-going platformer that tells the tale of a creature of light (that’s you) and a red dragon scarf as they jump, glide, fly and explore magical worlds together.
Strange Horticulture is a unique game where you run a small apothecary shop specializing in magical herbs, but also work to potentially solve mysteries and maybe even save the world with your near magical plant-based formulas.
Vegas Tales is an interesting new FMV game where you are hired to interview four sets of people to see who most deserves to inherit a Las Vegas resort when its owner passes away. Featuring light investigation and heavy interviewing, Vegas Tales provides a unique take on interactive movies.
The first game reviewed in the New Year is Aquarium Designer from Sigur Studio. This serene aquarium designer game offers a surprising amount of depth and even has a single player campaign. It’s a perfectly peaceful way to ring in the New Year.