This has been a very good year for role-playing games, and Xenoblade Chronicles 3 helps to further that trend. Right from the start with its wildly interesting premise to the final climatic battle, role-players will find a lot to enjoy with this adventure.
Cult of the Lamb is a unique game that combines elements of village-building, community management, role-playing, and combat. As the newly resurrected lamb cult leader, the player is tasked with going into the various regions to build a community of followers, and then lead the flock while keeping them in order, content, and safe.
South of the Circle is an interactive novel type of game set during the Cold War in a place that is even more frigid, Antarctica. This carefully crafted adventure is a cinematic experience with top notch storytelling.
The team at Ghost Pattern is ecstatic to announce their lovingly crafted simultaneously-told narrative adventure, Wayward Strand is now available for PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, and Xbox One X. The inaugural title from the Australian indie studio, Wayward Strand is inspired by interactive theater: characters and their stories play out in real-time, and it’s up to the player to choose which characters to talk with or stories to follow. Centering on Casey, an intrepid teenage journalist embarking on her first trip aboard a wondrous flying ship-turned-hospital above a small Australian town in the summer … Continue reading Narrative Adventure Wayward Strand Ready to Set Sail
The pre-October festival of horror games continues this week with the review of Ikai, a game that adds Japanese folklore and culture to a somewhat traditional ghost story. Be ready for some serious jump scares if you journey into Ikai’s dark world.
Mixing elements of traditional golf games with horror, miniature golf, rogue-likes and even a bit of Dark Souls, Cursed to Golf may be one of the strangest and most difficult golf titles to master. But it’s very fun to try.
Two Point Campus graduates with a first-class degree after hitting a huge one million players just two weeks after launch. Offering bags of charm and tongue-in-cheek comedy, the critically acclaimed management sim from SEGA Europe and Two Point Studios surpassed the milestone even faster than its much-loved predecessor, Two Point Hospital. Mark Webley, Studio Director at Two Point Studios, said: “Two Point Campus was such a thrill to create so we’re ecstatic to see so many people enjoying the game as much as they do! We had high hopes that we had created something that fans would love, but the … Continue reading Sega’s Two Point Campus Hits Milestone of One Million Players
There are so many new releases this month that our Save State Columnist Vincent Mahoney was having trouble deciding what to play first. He finally landed on Digimon Survive, an anime title that has a lot of great things going for it.
Indie developer Smash House Games today announced that the studio’s arcade title Smash Boats – which sports a very particular brand of boat-on-boat combat – has been updated with an all-new couch co-op mode for up to 4 players on Nintendo Switch, along with three new party games. Xbox consoles are getting their very own Smash Boats port as well. The appropriately named Smash Boats: Waterlogged Edition – also launching today – allows gamers who own an Xbox One/Series S/Series X console to enter the same unsanitary arenas found in the Nintendo Switch version …. which may or may not … Continue reading Popular Indie Smash Boats Game Adds Co-Op Mode for Even More Arcade Style Fun
You have never experienced soccer like this before. Grab Mario and a bunch of his Nintendo pals to tackle this action-packed take on soccer where the rules don’t matter and a frenzy of fun commands the field. You can even bring along up to eight friends for multiplayer mayhem.