Square Enix External Studios and DONTNOD Entertainment are excited to share the launch trailer for Life is Strange 2 Episode 2. The second episode of Life is Strange 2 is titled ‘Rules’ and will release digitally worldwide this Thursday, January 24th, 2019, for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC/Steam. Episode 2 picks up a few months after the events of the first episode, as Sean and Daniel are on the run from the police following the tragic incident in Seattle and the manifestation of a strange supernatural power. Things are getting tougher as the seasons have changed and the winter … Continue reading Life is Strange 2 Episode 2 Gets Launch Trailer
Merge Games Ltd., is set to release RIOT: Civil Unrest, a real-time riot simulation experience. Launching Feb 5 – 7, 2019 across PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch, RIOT: Civil Unrest is a unique, thought-provoking experience that places you at the heart of some of the world’s most recent confrontations. Spread across four campaigns and over 30 individual scenarios, from Oakland in California to Tahrir Square in Egypt and Caracas in Venezuela, RIOT: Civil Unrest lets players control either the protestors or law enforcement in an effort to portray a balanced view of each event. Featuring some of … Continue reading RIOT: Civil Unrest Simulator Game Launching in February
Publisher Deep Silver and developer Nine Dots have released a new Developer’s Diary video for their hardcore fantasy adventure OUTWARD. This video showcases the variety and depth of not only the game’s environment, but also the mechanics of an undervalued and iconic piece of gear: the backpack. OUTWARD is a hardcore RPG that tempers fantasy elements with realism. The player must survive against natural dangers like hunger, disease, and the elements as well as monsters and brigands. This is where the backpack comes in; without the limitless inventory seen in other RPGs how will the player surpass the challenges that … Continue reading Developer Shows off Exploration-Heavy RPG OUTWARD
This week, special guest columnist John Breeden highlights developer Hinterland Studios for forgoing immediate profit to instead go back and improve the core gameplay of their signature title, The Long Dark. It’s a selfless and gamer-focused model that other development teams should try and follow.
Leading video game developer and publisher BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. is excited to announce today that TALES OF VESPERIA: Definitive Edition is now available for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, Nintendo Switch console, and PC via STEAM for $49.99. TALES OF VESPERIA: Definitive Edition comes with updated HD graphics and new content that has never been released outside of Japan until today, including; new playable characters, story segments, music, and costumes. TALES OF VESPERIA: Definitive Edition is an adventure that follows Yuri Lowell, a former Imperial Knight, as he travels around the world of Terca Lumireis … Continue reading TALES OF VESPERIA: Definitive Edition Now Available
The art of aerial dogfighting is one of the most dynamic forms of combat, experienced in three dimensions, setting the stage for a highly unique and challenging battleground. Now, with ACE COMBAT 7: SKIES UNKNOWN’s multiplayer mode, players can enter dogfights with their friends and coordinate battle strategy to take out opposing players. ACE COMBAT 7: SKIES UNKNOWN’s multiplayer mode will consist of two gameplay variants; the first variant takes on a team death match format featuring 4 vs. 4 dogfights. The second multiplayer variant takes on a traditional death match format, enabling up to eight players to blow each … Continue reading ACE COMBAT 7: SKIES UNKNOWN Adds Multiplayer Combat
Battle Princess Madelyn, developed and created by Causal Bit Games, now has a release date. The cartoon-like battler is scheduled for release on January 7 for the Nintendo Switch. Battle Princess Madelyn will also be available for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PS Vita, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U and PC. Developers: Causal Bit Games Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, PC, PlayStation 4, PS Vita, Xbox One
Todd has made his list and checked it twice. It’s now time to find out the best and worst games of the year, according to Todd. This year he has five amazingly great games, and one that is almost too terrible to mention.
Based off a Swedish role-playing game, Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden combines darkly comical characters including a mutant pig and a duck, with turn-based tactical combat and exploration. It’s a little rough, but still a gem.
The holidays are upon us, and while the rest of the world is sleeping, smart gamers are using the extra time to dive into some great titles they might have missed. Come see what is on our catchup holiday schedule, and let us know what games are getting your attention before the holidays run out.