The 20th anniversary of the Tales series is here in the form of Tales of Zestiria, a simultaneous greatest hits collection of all the successful Tales tropes while also being the series’ first leap into the current generation and on PC. With enough throwbacks and gameplay revisions to keep the…
Sliding under the radar like a hastily written resignation letter pushed underneath your boss' door, Nintendo have quietly announced that the 3DS crossover RPG, Mario and Luigi: Paper Jam Bros, will be releasing in Europe on December 4th. This is probably in response to the moving back of Star Fox…
With it being initially targeted at an October release date, the developers over at Red Hook Games have revealed that the full version of Darkest Dungeon will release on PC on the 19th of January next year. Detailed in an update over on their Kickstarter page, the team were already…
There aren’t enough fungal protagonists in games. Besides Toad, who’s only had one solo adventure to his name, fungi don’t get much love as potential main characters in games. Untame’s Mushroom 11 hopes to redress the balance, casting you as a replicating green fungal growth, who must go on a…
The platformer/RPG hybrid is fast becoming another staple franchise on the indie checklist, with Lab Zero's Indivisble leading the charge for this new melding of genres. Red Cloak Games' Wanderer is ready to join that fledgling list, by offering up an episodic tale where a band of survivors try to…
If you are a fan of spectacle fighters and technological samurai, The Game Bakers' upcoming beat 'em up Furi might just be the game for you. Originally conceived by lead designer Emeric Thoa as a game that is one long, intense boss fight, Furi is a spectacle fighter that is…
To coincide with the release of the Old Hunters DLC on the 24th of November, Sony are launching a GOTY edition of Bloodborne, with the new content packed in for everyone who has yet to suffer through the horrors of Yharnam. This version of Bloodborne is exactly the same as…
On the anniversary of the day Marty McFly travelled to the far flung time of 2015, the Delorean is coming to Rocket League as a playable battle car. According to Jeremy Dunham from Psyonix, getting the Delorean in Rocket League was ' one of the few “Holy Grails” we had…
With its imminent release on Playstation 4, Playstation 3 and Steam, Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe has prepared for the arrival of Tales of Zestiria by revealing some upcoming European DLC. Tons of costumes, skits and adventure items will be available starting at launch on the 16th October! Let’s take a…
After an unfortunate leak by Famitsu earlier this week and the accidental unveiling of her announcement trailer by Gamestop New Zealand, Laura Matsuda has officially been revealed as the 3rd brand new combatant for Street Fighter V. Hailing from Brazil, Laura is a practitioner of a special form of Brazilian…
Ready for round 2? After a temperamental round 1 of testing for the Street Fighter V beta, Capcom is reopening the program on October 22nd, running it up until the end of October 25th. This beta stage will be open to PC street fighters, along with those on PS4, with…
After their successful Kickstarter campaign in January of this year, Weappy Studio has released the first gameplay trailer of their police themed strategy game, This Is The Police. In This Is The Police, you play Jack Boyd, a haggard police chief trying to keep the peace in the city of…
In partnership with 505 Games, Lab Zero have launched the crowdfunding campaign for Indivisible, their new action RPG inspired by classics from each genre like Valkyrie Profile and Super Metroid. In Indivisible, you play Ajna, a young woman who after a devastating attack on her rural village, receives the power…
The boss rush genre has become a starting point for many indies now, allowing studios to focus on tightly designed moments of awe, rather than creating a long adventure which can sag and dip throughout. Does Thunder Lotus’ Nordic quest to appease the Gods result in a tale that bards…
In a reveal from the IgoMir event in Russia, the Iron Cyclone Zangief has returned to scrap in the latest installment of Capcom's flagship fighting game. Zangief brings his trademark Lariat and brutal throws to the PS4 exclusive, as well as a new technique called Iron Muscle, making his body…
In an hour and a bit long livestream from Bandai Namco this past weekend, about an hour's worth of spoiler free Tales of Zestiria footage was revealed to the world, running on the PC. This was the first real debut of a Tales game running on the PC, being previously…
Take up your axe and be ready to slay giants as Jotun releases on Steam today. In Jotun, you take up the mantle of Thora, a Norse warrior who must prove her worth to the gods after dying an ignominious death, by vanquishing the 5 jotuns and earning her place…
Coming back from EGX and experiencing the indie offers at the show, I could not shake a creeping suspicion I’ve had about the indie space for a long time. For all your The Wall Shall Stands and your Giant Cops, there were 2 zombie survival shooters with crafting and roguelike…
Saturday marked the final day at EGX 2015 for VGU and it certainly was a packed schedule. A look at a couple of new indie titles as well as Ubisoft's two big heavy hitters, The Division and Assassin's Creed: Syndicate. Queues were still massive and will no doubt be even…
Today was my first on the show floor down at EGX 2015 in Birmingham, with there being a massive range of games to demo and see played within the halls of the NEC. I mostly got to play indies today, as the line for the big names were up to…
As the Dozer rumbles towards Aztec City, it brings with it yet another post-apocalyptic RPG with permadeath, roguelike elements and procedural generation. Is Skyshine’s Bedlam yet another cookie cutter indie to throw in the nuclear landfill or is this journey to the Promised Land worth taking? Story is not the…