Risk of Rain 2 Pours to Steam and Consoles

Risk of Rain 2 officially releases out of Steam’s Early Access program, Hopoo Games and Gearbox Publishing announced. In celebration of the launch, Steam users can purchase Risk of Rain 2 for the discounted price of $15.99 from today until August 18. On August 19, Risk of Rain 2 will be priced at $24.99. Risk of Rain 2 is a fast-paced, co-op roguelike shooter developed by Hopoo Games and published by Gearbox Publishing. Players can team with up to three other friends, play as 10 unique Survivors, and trek through more than a dozen stages to escape the alien planet. … Continue reading Risk of Rain 2 Pours to Steam and Consoles

We Happy Few’s Lightbearer DLC Out Now

Today is the launch of We Happy Few’s second DLC, Lightbearer, for Xbox One, Xbox One X (with HDR and 4K support), PC, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro (with HDR and 4K support). In this second piece of handcrafted Season Pass content, you play as Wellington Wells’ most beloved rock star, Nick Lightbearer, in a brand-new story! Heartthrob, artist, and personal trainwreck Nick Lightbearer is adored by legions of fans—until disaster strikes when a Nick-centric fan convention is plagued by a string of murders. When all signs point to him as the killer, how will he reconcile the disturbing … Continue reading We Happy Few’s Lightbearer DLC Out Now

E3 Expo: We Happy Few Gets August Release Date

Compulsion Games and Gearbox Publishing are excited to announce that We Happy Few will be released on August 10, 2018 for Xbox One, Xbox One X (with HDR and 4K support), PC, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro (with HDR and 4K support). Featuring an additional 20+ hours of narrative-driven gameplay, players will play as three uniquely flawed characters coming to terms with their past and uncovering the secrets of Wellington Wells, an island off the coast of England that seems to have been cut off from the rest of the world after World War II. Set in retrofuturistic 1960s … Continue reading E3 Expo: We Happy Few Gets August Release Date

Delayed We Happy Few Game Reveals First Playable Female Character

Today, Compulsion Games released a developer update video detailing what’s to come for We Happy Few, including a glimpse at the second playable character, Sally. We Happy Few is now content complete, Compulsion Games announced, and the team is taking more time to polish following some major improvements to the beginning of Arthur’s storyline. “There are these moments that are memorable, very funny, and super weird and we’re really excited to show you all” said Sam Abbott, Producer for We Happy Few. “But we felt that the first two hours of Arthur’s story just didn’t live up to those moments, … Continue reading Delayed We Happy Few Game Reveals First Playable Female Character

Gearbox Publishing, Triseum, Legends of Learning Join ESA

Gearbox Publishing, Triseum and Legends of Learning have joined the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the trade group announced today. These innovative companies add diverse experience to the association in the areas of game development and game-based learning. ESA is proud to work with industry leaders across the country to chart a course that delivers great entertainment for gamers and success for those who create games. “Gearbox Publishing, Triseum and Legends of Learning are remarkable innovators that are revolutionizing interactive entertainment,” said Michael D. Gallagher, president and CEO of ESA, which represents the U.S. video game industry. “The perspective and reach … Continue reading Gearbox Publishing, Triseum, Legends of Learning Join ESA