Octopath Traveler 2 is the newest entry in the Octopath Traveler series. Developed by Square Enix and Acquire Corp, this RPG embraces the halcyon days of eight-bit gaming, when role-playing titles offered complex stories, smart characters and challenging tactical combat.
This week Save State looks at Double Dragon Gaiden: Rise of the Dragons, the newest addition to the Double Dragon franchise. Double Dragon Gaiden attempts to capture the old school flavor of past Double Dragon titles with a modern flair.
Dave the Diver is an RPG about a guy named Dave who splits his time between exploring the ocean’s depths and trying to run his seaside sushi restaurant and bar. Both the ocean exploration and restaurant management parts of Dave the Diver support each other and makes the whole title a true delight.
Our reviewer enjoys party games that he can play in couch co-op with his friends and family, and he was delighted to find that Chickenoidz Super Party had launched for the Nintendo Switch and PC. Chickenoidz Super Party is a multiplayer top-down arena shooter for up to four players.
THQ Nordic has announced that Gothic Classic is set to release on Nintendo Switch September 28th, 2023. For the first time, relive this amazing RPG on a handheld console. Dive into dark times and adventures with great performance and a well-adapted UI and controls – the classic is back and still a very in-depth RPG with a lively simulation. In Gothic Classic, war has been waged across the kingdom of Myrtana. Orcish hordes invaded human territory and the king of the land needed a lot of ore to forge enough weapons, should his army stand against this threat. Whoever breaks … Continue reading Gothic Classic to Debut Soon on Nintendo Switch
Killer Frequency is an incredibly unique horror puzzle adventure. It uses a first-person interface, but instead of pelting players with jump scares or waves of monsters, it challenges them to try and save desperate people who call into a late-night radio show looking to escape a deadly serial killer stalking a small town.
This week Save State columnist Vincent Mahoney is enjoying Risk of Rain 2, an action roguelite third-person shooter that has up to four players trying to escape a chaotic alien planet by fighting monsters in an increasingly hostile environment.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is clearly one of the best RPGs released for the Nintendo Switch console, but it also probably should be thought of as one of the best RPGs of all time. It’s truly an epic tale that is simply a joy to experience.
This week Modern Gamer columnist Marie Brownhill turns the key on the retro-themed racer Sunrise GP. Developer Gamedust has created a really entertaining experience for the Nintendo Switch that looks like a classic arcade title but drives like a modern racer.
Gaming Minds Studios and Kalypso Media have announced the launch of their Railway Empire 2 – Nintendo Switch Edition. Build larger stations and more complex track networks than ever before in four single-player modes on detailed regional maps of the US and Europe. Railway Empire 2 – Nintendo Switch Edition is available on Nintendo eShop, featuring two exclusive locomotive skins, three station skins, a company HQ skin, and the digital soundtrack. And check out the full GiN review of Railway Empire 2 for the PC. Publishers: Kalypso Media Developers: Gaming Minds Studios Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PC, Steam