Nothing gets closer to the feel of the pen and paper paranormal investigations role-playing game like the new Call of Cthulhu videogame. Even Lovecraft would be proud of this mythos-steeped, sanity check inducting adventure game.
An official adaptation of Chaosium’s pen and paper RPG, Call of Cthulhu combines investigation gameplay with the unparalleled narratives of Lovecraft’s renowned Cthulhu mythos. What mysteries will you, as private investigator Edward Pierce, uncover on the too-quiet island of Darkwater off the coast of Boston? Call of Cthulhu casts you in that role – a struggling alcoholic, tortured by the past, haunted by PTSD and strange visions, Pierce is a dogged investigator with a desire to find the truth. Contracted by the father of the late Sarah Hawkins to look into the mysterious fire that engulfed her mansion and killed … Continue reading Call of Cthulhu Game Creeps to Release
Though development of MudRunner 2 was announced just a few days ago, Saber Interactive is continuing its support for Spintires: MudRunner. More content is on the way soon, as the American Wilds Expansion releases on October 23. Watch the Teaser Trailer now! Spintires: MudRunner will also make its debut on Nintendo Switch later this year in November, along with all content released to date including American Wilds. The American Wilds Expansion features a number of highly-requested additions, including 2 new sandbox maps inspired by the rough lands of Montana, North Dakota, and Minnesota, new challenges to tackle, and seven of … Continue reading Russian Spintires: MudRunner Game Heading to American Wilderness
FOX21 has secured the rights to DONTNOD Entertainment and Focus Home Interactive’s hit RPG video game, VAMPYR, for Wonderland Sound & Vision and DJ2 Entertainment to adapt for television. VAMPYR launched worldwide last June, reaching number one on STEAM, the internet’s largest video game distribution platform. VAMPYR is game developer DONTNOD’s follow-up to its Peabody and BAFTA Award Winning game, LIFE IS STRANGE, which DJ2 Entertainment is also set to executive produce. As the developers of VAMPYR, DONTNOD CEO Oskar Guilbert goes on the record to say, “we believe it is a fantastic premise for a television show. This is … Continue reading FOX21 secures the rights to develop the Vampyr TV series
The second episode of The Council, a narrative adventure game that redefines the genre with RPG mechanics and consequences for every choice, is available to play today for Season Pass and Complete Season owners. The first episode has already seduced players and journalists alike with a deep and captivating story celebrated for its intricate characters and smart writing. The innovative narrative-driven gameplay takes the genre beyond its boundaries and allows for meaningful choices with impactful consequences. Check out the full GiN review of Episode One of The Council. Episode 2: Hide and Seek continues the story of Louis de Richet … Continue reading The Council Episode 2: Hide and Seek Sneaks Out
Masters of Anima is an odd duck of a game. Perhaps best described as a mixture of Diablo and Pikmin, it certainly hits the quirky factor head on. But whether or not you will actually have fun with it is another question.
Vampyr, DONTNOD Entertainment’s upcoming action-RPG, releases June 5 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Pre-order now at selected retailers outside of North America, and receive a limited edition vinyl featuring a selection of Vampyr’s soundtrack, composed by multi-award winner and BAFTA nominee Olivier Derivière. Derivière is best known for composing the soundtracks to a wealth of games including Get Even, Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag Freedom Cry, The Technomancer, Remember Me, and more. Here, his marriage of fierce cello performed by Eric-Maria Couturier from Ensemble Intercontemporain de Paris and industrial textures provide the perfect companion to Vampyr’s ferocious combat … Continue reading Vampyr’s Soundtrack Available on Limited Edition Vinyl
The Council is not your normal narrative-based game. It has an ingenious system in place to help build out your character while keeping the focus solidly on the fascinating, Lovecraftian story. Those who love deep narratives will want to check out this new episodic masterpiece.
If you are looking for gorgeous sci-fi combat coupled with deep character modding in a terribly brutal world, then The Surge, along with its three deep DLC packs, stands ready to issue players its hardcore challenge, where survival is the ultimate prize.
SpinTires: Mudrunner is a different kind of mudbogging thrill. Tasked with driving 20-ton behemoths down muddy paths that are barely considered roads, you may only be driving a few miles an hour, but its every bit as exciting as any racer.