The Long Journey Home is a sci-fi space epic where you must lead your crew through millions of miles of uncharted space while trying to survive long enough to get back home. Think Star Control or Starflight, but on a modern platform.
Daedalic Entertainment’s space exploration RPG The Long Journey Home releases today on Nintendo Switch. Nintendo players can finally join the award-winning game’s rag-tag crew on an adventure of danger and discovery, already available for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. When humanity’s first FTL jump goes wrong, it strands your group of explorers on the other side of the galaxy from Earth. With your spacecraft barely holding together and resources dwindling, it’s up to you to choose your crew, explore the vastness of space, deal with alien races and find a way to return home. In this procedurally generated experience, … Continue reading Space Odyssey RPG The Long Journey Home Launches on Nintendo Switch
Publisher Daedalic and indie developers FakeFish and Undertow Games today launched the first major content update for Barotrauma, the sci-fi horror multiplayer submarine survival simulation game. The “Saints & Sinners” update introduces a new karma mechanic, expands the traitor system and simplifies server hosting for players. It also adds a new submarine, items and several fixes and balance improvements for the game. The new karma system is an optional, customizable feature for Barotrauma which helps moderate griefing by penalizing bad behavior like causing a meltdown or triggering spam filters. This mechanic should be invisible to players unless they begin intentionally … Continue reading Sci-Fi Horror Submarine Simulator Barotrauma Gets Karma Update
When Deponia originally came out, way back in 2013, it offered an interesting puzzle adventure game with commentary about a world with too much garbage and disposable goods. Now remade for the Switch, it’s message is even more clear today.
Silence: The Whispered World 2 has been out on other platforms for a while, but now makes the jump to the Nintendo Switch, where it takes on new life. This is one of the most engaging puzzle adventure games in years, with both beauty and brains.
The gorgeous Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun is easily one of the best tactical stealth games currently available for the PC platform. And it uses a rare real-time interface instead of each side taking turns, yet still manages to be controllable and fun.
Decay: The Mare brings the Decay series finally brings its surreal vision of horror onto Steam, marking it as another game in a long line of great indie horror titles.
Blackguards is a turn-based RPG that turns traditional rules on their head with a purely turn-based combat engine, high difficulty and a story that highlights the low-fantasy genre.
Available now, Untold Legends is the first DLC for Blackguards, and features a new story of conflict and vengeance that sends players into the traumatic past of the former gladiator, Takate. Additionally a new teaser highlights the latest features Untold Legends sheds new light on the background and heritage of Takate, the former slave and arena fighter who joins the player’s party in chapter 2 of Blackguards. Players learn how Takate became a slave gladiator, and get the chance to take revenge on the slavers that caused him so much pain. Publishers: Daedalic Entertainment Platforms: PC
Linux gamers can now delve into the post-apocalyptic world of Journey of a Roach. The point-and-click adventure created by the Swiss development team of Koboldgames and Daedalic Entertainment is now available for the Linux OS on Steam. This comic-adventure takes players to an end-time spiced up with black humor: Jim the Roach and his sidekick Bud are making their way through a nuclear bomb shelter and try to reach the post-apocalyptic surface with the players’ help. They puzzle through classic adventure challenges but also utilize the special perks that come with being a roach, like crawling up and along ceilings … Continue reading Journey of a Roach Skitters To Linux