Tunic is an isometric action-adventure title with several gorgeous environments that at first glance brings to mind whimsical, Zelda-like gameplay. But beneath that exterior hides a truly hardcore title where everything in its mysterious and challenging world from its various environments, missions, and puzzles must be explored, uncovered, and solved.
PQube and Crazy Goat Games are excited to announce that HOMM-inspired strategy RPG The Dragoness: Command of the Flame is coming to PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S & Nintendo Switch in 2023. Recruited by the Dragoness and tasked with building a mighty beast army, the Commander will need to develop powerful skills and abilities, through both adventure and exploration. Experience an epic fantasy tale, thwart a sinister adversary, and restore order to a shattered realm. • Heroes of Might & Magic-inspired strategy RPG now coming to consoles – The Dragoness: Command of the Flame combines base-building, exploration and … Continue reading The Dragoness: Command of the Flame Arriving Soon on Consoles and Switch →
The three most popular genres right now for indie games are survival, roguelites and metroidvanias. But sometimes, developers find a mysterious way to mix all three genres and come up with something brilliant. In this week’s Save State column, Vincent Mahoney plays with a perfect example of that in Rogue Legacy 2.
This week, Save State features the action RPG franchise known as Ys series by Nihon Falcom. Vincent Mahoney takes a close look at a title in the series from 2006 called Ys Origin. It’s a prequel to the previous nine titles, all with action, puzzles, platforming elements and movement that is both agile and responsive.
We covered the fun but flawed Pokémon Scarlet and Violet when initially released, but there is more than one fan of the series among the GiN reviewer crew. So, while Neal Sayatovich agrees with his colleague Vincent Mahoney, he still wants to offer his own take focusing on Pokémon Violet.
The Pinball Wizard video game takes its name seriously, offering players a rogue-like dungeon crawler that is centered around levels of tricky pinball-like fun. A pinball dungeon crawler may sound like an odd combination, but it’s actually really fun.
Hinterland Studio has split their frosty Long Dark game into two parts, the story focused Wintermute missions and the open world survival portion of the game. Tales from the Far Territory is the first DLC for the survival section, and it’s a big one.
Hindsight could almost rightly be considered more art than game, but for those looking for a unique adventure that shows how video games can address serious issues while also offering players some entertainment at the same time, Hindsight is more than worth the experience.
Developer Yaza Games and Publisher Daedalic Entertainment today revealed that their absurdly charming ink-based strategy game Inkulinati will launch to early access on January 31, 2023. For those who cannot wait to wield the mighty quill, demos are available for Steam and Xbox until January 1, 2023. Inkulinati will be available on PC and Mac via Steam Early Access, GOG Early Access, and the Microsoft Store (PC Only); Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S via Xbox Game Preview and Game Pass, and coming to Nintendo Switch with the full release of the game. Inkulinati are a legendary group who battle … Continue reading Ink-Based Medieval Manuscript Strategy Game Inkulinati Coming to Early Access →
Thunderful Publishing and Regular Studio are pleased to announce that Togges is available today on PC, PlayStation, Xbox and Switch for $19.99. This unforgettable sandbox adventure takes inspiration from classic collect-a-thon 3D platformers and gives it a twist with its unique colour-coded “stackforming” gameplay. In Togges, you play as Toomba, a robot vacuum cleaner who is able to place and stack colourful living cubes known as Togge. Together, you explore vibrant worlds packed with puzzles and surprises. Your cube-stacking – or stackforming – skills can be used to reach new areas, find new abilities, overcome challenges and, ultimately, dominate (and … Continue reading Colorful and Unique 3D Platformer Togges Jumps to PC and Consoles →