The Time Waster taking up Billy’s time this week is a 2D platformer game that has a nice mix of puzzles called Labyrneath.
Bethesda, in partnership with Xbox and HYPEMAKER, the creative agency of HYPEBEAST – a leading fashion, culture, and streetwear online destination – are teaming up to launch #HelmetsforHabitat: a charitable initiative to auction off custom Fallout 76 power armor helmets. Dozens of renowned artists from around the world will adorn the iconic T51 power armor helmet in their signature style. Beginning today, visit the official auction site at Paddle8 to check out and bid on the full selection of customized helmets. All proceeds from the final auction sale of each helmet will benefit Habitat for Humanity, a global nonprofit working in local communities … Continue reading Bethesda’s Fallout 76 Helping Habitat for Humanity With Custom Helmet Auctions
CrossCode is a game that lots of fans of the simulated RPG genre have been watching for years in its long development slog. Finally released, CrossCode is packed with content that will keep players engaged for hours on end, though towards the end of the story, this may not be such a good thing. We dive into this long delayed title to see if it reaches RPG greatness.
Descenders, the downhill biking game from RageSquid and No More Robots, will become that little bit trickier next week, when the Trick or Treat Update adds a whole host of special tricks you can pull off to boost your combo. The Trick or Treat Update, coming to PC and Xbox One on October 29, will add tricks like Superman, No Hander, Candy Bar, and more. A new Descenders trailer shows these tricks in action, alongside a brand new skate-park environment. And as the name might suggest, this update comes just in time for Halloween. Expect spooky goings-on, and special haunted … Continue reading Descenders Bike Game Adding Trick or Treat Fun
Klabater today revealed the first gameplay teaser for its upcoming mix of a fantasy management sim and a role-playing game, Crossroads Inn. Additionally, company has announced Xbox One version of the game. Crossroads Inn is a real-time management sim with RPG elements. The game consists of two unique modes offering totally different gameplay. In sandbox mode you focus solely on managing your business – build your very own tavern, hire and oversee staff, manage supply chain and create new recipes. In Campaign mode micromanagement forms only the beginning, as the kingdom is in turmoil and your inn soon attracts the … Continue reading Crossroads Inn Gets First Gameplay Trailer
Activision Blizzard (Nasdaq: ATVI) today announced a new in-game pack to support the Call of Duty Endowment’s international effort to help unemployed and underemployed veterans in the U.S. and U.K. find high-quality careers. The Call of Duty: Black Ops 4—Call of Duty Endowment Salute Pack (PS4/Xbox One/PC), developed by Treyarch, includes a special Call of Duty Endowment in-game tag, sticker, gesture, calling card, and emblem. The new Salute Pack retails for $4.99 and is available now in the in-game store and the Sony, Microsoft, and Battle.net online stores. One hundred percent of proceeds will go directly to the Call of … Continue reading Activision Blizzard Releases Black Ops 4 Endowment Pack to Support Vets
This week the Time Waster is all about an Early Access game called Shortest Trip to Earth that’s a rogue-like spaceship management simulator.
Paradox Interactive and Harebrained Schemes today announced that pre-orders for BATTLETECH Flashpoint are now live. Flashpoint is BATTLETECH’s first expansion and will launch on November 27th for $19.99 MSRP, on Steam, GOG, and Paradox Plaza. Two new money-saving bundles are also available today – the BATTLETECH Season Pass and the BATTLETECH Mercenary Collection, a super-deluxe edition. Flashpoint features branching multi-mission contracts that will draw players into the machinations and feuds of the Great Houses. New ‘Mechs, a new mission type, a new tropical biome and more are in store in BATTLETECH’s first expansion. Check out this handy new video with … Continue reading BATTLETECH Flashpoint Gets November Release Date
CrazyGames, one of the ten largest free browser game platforms in the world, launches a developer portal and opens its game platform for testing new games. The startup wants to use its 10 million monthly users to help developers improve their games and earn revenue from them. CrazyGames is a browser game platform where users can play free games in various categories. Raf Mertens (27) founded the website in 2014. It started as a hobby project and grew into a small company with four employees. The site has 10 million users and is one of the ten largest browser game … Continue reading CrazyGames launches Gaming Developer Portal
Set in the Cold War period of the 1980s, Phantom Doctrine is an ambitious title that combines role-playing, strategy, tactical combat and an interesting spy-themed story that will have you sneaking and shooting through a dark world of espionage and betrayal.