Editor’s Note: Pillars of Eternity: Deadfire was also chosen by GiN readers as the RPG of the year. Read our full review of the game and some of the DLC content. Independent games publisher Versus Evil and developer Obsidian Entertainment today announced that Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire has been nominated for Best Adventure game and Best Writing categories in the 23rd Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the “Internet’s Highest Honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the … Continue reading Pillars of Eternity: Deadfire Nominated for Webby Award
Arcade Spirits is a romantic visual novel set it a wonderful alternative history where the videogame crash of 1983 never happened, and the arcades of yesteryear never went out of style. You get to run your own arcade while trying to find true love.
Serafim Onishenko, a book author and experienced narrative designer, announces the release of the demo of his indie game — Sanator: Scarlet Scarf. Scarlet Scarf is a visual novel inspired by the legend of Plague Maiden. Dive into the dark mysteries of a dying city with the fate of Sanator Richard Murdock in your hands. Perhaps it’s not too late to stop the on-going calamity… This niche, narrative-based project in the dark fantasy genre is intended to fill the void in the market of videogames heavily focused on storytelling, according to its developers. “Our goal is to create original games … Continue reading Dark Fantasy Sanator: Scarlet Scarf Begins Steam Demo
The most inaccurate medieval cemetery management sim of the year Graveyard Keeper is out on Steam and Xbox One! In Graveyard Keeper, you build and manage a historically inaccurate medieval cemetery while making questionable ethical choices. Featuring witch burning festivals, organ harvesting, and organic foods. Game features: • Face ethical dilemmas. Do you really want to spend money on that proper hotdog meat for the festival when you have so many resources lying around? • Gather valuable resources & craft new items. Expand your Graveyard into a thriving business, go ahead and gather valuable resources scattered in the surrounding areas, … Continue reading Build and Manage A Medieval Cemetery in Graveyard Keeper
Narrated with dramatic flair by Creative Director David Rogers, this sprawling look at the upcoming first-person dungeon-crawler RPG, The Bard’s Tale IV: Barrows Deep. The game offers just a glimpse of the vast world of tactical action, puzzles, quests, and choices fans can expect when the game launches later this year on Windows PC, Mac, Linux, and consoles. inXile Entertainment has also relaunched the official website of The Bard’s Tale IV: Barrows Deep at www.bardstale.com. There fans can pre-order one of four special editions of the game, each including loads of exclusive bonuses, particularly guaranteed beta access for Platinum Edition … Continue reading New Gameplay Movie Shows off The Bard’s Tale IV
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.
Nova-box has announced its new narrative game, “Seer Isle” for Windows, Mac and Linux desktop PC. After the critical success of Along the Edge in 2016, Nova-box is proud to present Seers Isle, a new and improved version of their take on the interactive novel. Seers Isle is set in a fantasy version of medieval northern Europe, beautifully crafted with hundreds of handmade paintings. In Seers Isle, your choices impact the fate of a group of characters and each playthrough is the length of a small novel. It features several story paths and endings, depending of your favorites characters for … Continue reading Nova-box Reveals Beautiful Seers Isle Narrative Game Trailer
El Presidente returns in 2018 – with a new engine and multiple islands! Kalypso Media will launch Tropico 6 in 2018 for Windows PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Mac and Linux. El Presidente‘s campaign pledges are – as usual – very modest: He promises to make Tropico bigger, better and even greater than before. For the first time in the series, you’ll be able to manage extensive archipelagos, build bridges to connect your islands and establish new means of transportation and infrastructure. Oh, let’s not to forget – steal the wonders of the world to bring their glitz to Tropico. … Continue reading El Presidente Announces Return for Tropico In New Trailers
The legacy created by LucasArts has stretched farther than any hyperspace drive could ever go. Duke Grabowski, Mighty Swashbuckler is one of those games. We played it, and it’s completely awesome.
The Thimbleweed Park Sheriff has formally closed the ongoing investigation into the dead body under the bridge citing lack of evidence, dwindling interest, and a desire to get home by 8:00pm to watch wrestling. The murder victim is believed to be a European visitor with no ties to the local community. The unsolved murder is the latest in a series of suspicious events that include the sudden death of town founder Chuck Edmund and the mysterious disappearance of his brother, Franklin. In the course of the investigation, the Thimbleweed Park Sheriff’s Department raised suspicions about two uninvited federal agents, disgraced … Continue reading Thimbleweed Park Murder Mystery Comes To PC, Mac and Xbox