The voting is finally complete. Come see what games earned a coveted GiN Game of the Year award in each category following an incredibly heated battle where thousands of gamers let their choices be known. Did the best games win? Find out right now!
Back in the big city, Police Chief Jack Boyd, the protagonist of This Is the Police, was too deeply mired in bureaucracy to pay much attention to field tactics. But in Sharpwood, a cold frontier town where a young woman named Lilly Reed has recently become sheriff, you’ll need to take a new approach: you’ll have to take your cops under direct control during particularly difficult and dangerous missions. In such situations, the game will switch to a new turn-based combat mode system. Gather a team of your finest police officers (or use your drunk and stupid bums – you … Continue reading This is The Police II Adding Tactical Combat
Coming soon to the Nintendo Switch, Battle Chasers: Nightwar has already won a legion of fans on other platforms. And why not? It’s hearkens back to a time of JRPG goodness, and packs a bigger punch than just nostalgia.
Paradox Interactive and Harebrained Schemes today announced that BATTLETECH, the first turn-based tactical ‘Mech combat PC game in over 20 years, will be available on April 24, 2018. To celebrate the forthcoming launch, today marks the premiere of the BATTLETECH cinematic story trailer, available to watch now. Developed by Harebrained Schemes, the studio responsible for the critically acclaimed Shadowrun Returns series, BATTLETECH is the next generation of turn-based tactical ‘Mech combat. In BATTLETECH, you play as the commander of a mercenary company on the edges of civilized space, negotiating and executing a variety of combat contracts while attempting to keep … Continue reading BATTLETECH Gets April Release Date, New Story Trailer
Creative Mobile and FoxNext Games are thrilled to announce the release of The X-Files: Deep State, arriving on the App Store, Google Play, and Facebook; coinciding with the new season of the hit X-Files television series. Creative Mobile has worked in partnership with Chris Carter, Ten-Thirteen Productions, and FoxNext Games to build a genuine X-Files experience based on the series’ iconic character-driven mythology. The X-Files: Deep State draws long-time fans and new players into a web of deceit, mystery and deadly intrigue, with the familiar X-Files trademarks of paranormal crime investigation, strange monsters, and overarching conspiracies. Like Mulder and Scully, … Continue reading The X-Files: Deep State Game Arrives on Mobile and Facebook
Attentat 1942 is a serious video game that explores the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia during World War II from the perspective of civilians who survived it. It’s a heart wrenching affair at times, but perfectly shows how videogames can tell masterful stories.
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
Independent developer Obsidian Entertainment, in partnership with indie powerhouse publisher Versus Evil announced the launch of pre-orders today for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire. Consumers can now digitally pre-order the Standard, Deluxe, and Obsidian Editions through Steam, GOG.com, and Obsidian.net, as well as other digital retailers. The physical Obsidian Edition of the game, which includes additional in-game content and physical items for gamers to enjoy, is available for pre-order at all major gaming retail stores. Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire will launch this April 3, 2018 on Windows PC, Mac, and Linux platforms. By pre-ordering the Standard, Deluxe, or Obsidian … Continue reading Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Open for Pre-Order, Bonuses
Michael’s back with a real old game for this week’s Retro Game Friday. It’s Heroes of Might and Magic!
Armor Games Studios has announced it will launch developer Massive Monster’s original action-packed co-op platformer The Adventure Pals in spring 2018 on the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Windows PC and Mac. Armor Games Studios and Massive Monster have also stated that The Adventure Pals will be playable to the public for the first time on console at PlayStation Experience 2017 in Anaheim, California, from Dec. 9-10 at booth #98. The Adventure Pals is a side-scrolling action-adventure platformer about friendship and exploration, featuring RPG elements and two-player local drop-in/drop-out co-op. Leap, slash and blast your way … Continue reading Armor Games Announces The Adventure Pals