Showgunners leans heavily into its turn-based combat core, offering players nearly constant tactical fighting in levels expertly crafted for that kind of gameplay. It’s set in a dystopian future where contestants fight against an army of convicts in a popular game show, and the losers don’t get any nice parting gifts.
Hard West II is a turn-based strategy game where your band of western heroes and outlaws are almost always outnumbered by bad guys, undead, demons, and everything else. And yet, Hard West II rewards those who forgo cover for run and gun battling.
Good Shepherd Entertainment and indie developer ACE Team’s unique survival adventure game The Eternal Cylinder rolls into beta today on PC exclusively via the Epic Games Store. Running now until March 25, the beta features the game’s first chapter in its entirety and is available to anyone who signs up for an Epic Games store access key at www.EternalCylinder.com. The Eternal Cylinder puts you in control of a herd of adorable creatures on a surreal alien world where all life must contend with the threat of… the Cylinder, a gargantuan rolling structure of ancient origin which crushes everything in its … Continue reading The Eternal Cylinder Survival Adventure Rolls Out
John Wick Hex takes the strategic chess-like dance of death that the Keanu Reeves character is known for and puts it front and center in an extreme tactical strategy game that is as much about time management and counting seconds as it is about raw destruction and murderous mayhem.
Publisher Good Shepherd Entertainment, global content leader Lionsgate and independent developer Bithell Games have announced that the action-oriented timeline strategy game John Wick Hex is coming to PlayStation 4 on May 5. Building on their work from the original PC title, Bithell Games (Thomas Was Alone, Subsurface Circular) has collaborated with Ant Workshop to redesign John Wick Hex for the PlayStation 4’s DualShock 4 controller. Wick’s every move and skills will be available at your fingertips as quick as the man himself. John Wick Hex is fight-choreographed chess brought to life. It expands on the John Wick universe with a … Continue reading John Wick Hex Shooting to PlayStation in May
Publisher Good Shepherd Entertainment, global content leader Lionsgate and independent developer Bithell Games have announced that the action-oriented timeline strategy game John Wick Hex is coming to PlayStation 4 on May 5. Building on their work from the original PC title, Bithell Games (Thomas Was Alone, Subsurface Circular) has collaborated with Ant Workshop to redesign John Wick Hex for the PlayStation 4’s DualShock 4 controller. Wick’s every move and skills will be available at your fingertips as quick as the man himself. John Wick Hex is fight-choreographed chess brought to life. It expands on the John Wick universe with a … Continue reading John Wick Hex Shoots to PlayStation
Good Shepherd Entertainment and indie developer Shiny Shoe have kicked off the closed beta of Monster Train, the upcoming strategic roguelike deck-building game set on a train to Hell. Players can register at www.TheMonsterTrain.com for a chance at access to the beta, which will run until March 19 and features both solo and multiplayer game modes. Hell has frozen over, and it’s up to you to protect the last Pyre from the forces of Heaven to make the underworld burn once more. Monster Train adds an extra strategic element to roguelike deck-builders with three vertical play fields that must be … Continue reading Monster Train Enters Closed Beta
John Wick Hex may or may not be a triumph of game mechanics, but it’s certainly a triumph of acting. This week Drew discusses the differences between screen acting and videogame voice-over, and shows us how it can all go wrong.
Good Shepherd Entertainment has released a new John Wick Hex featurette showing off how indie developer Bithell Games worked with the stunt team behind Lionsgate’s acclaimed John Wick films to capture the tightly choreographed nuance of the franchise’s signature hard-hitting, close-quarters action. In the video, John Wick Hex game director and writer Mike Bithell gets a personal martial arts lesson from stunt coordinator Jonathan Eusebio of 87Eleven Action Design, a prominent Hollywood action design production company that has worked on major film properties like the John Wick series, Deadpool 2, Jurassic World and Atomic Blonde. Seeing firsthand how John Wick … Continue reading Learn to Fight like John Wick in Gun Fu Featurette
Good Shepherd Entertainment and independent developer CreativeForge Games have released a new free content update adding customized user content creation support and more to the Cold War thriller strategy game Phantom Doctrine on Windows PC. In addition, players and double agents can grab Phantom Doctrine on Steam for 50 percent off from now until Thursday, February 28. Check out the full GiN Review of Phantom Doctrine! This latest free update for Phantom Doctrine introduces user-based content creation support, letting players alter the foundations of their spy agencies by meddling with the game’s declassified parameter sheets, images and text files to … Continue reading Phantom Doctrine Adds Player Creation Tools for Modding