With just over three weeks remaining until the release date of A Hat in Time, the developers have decided to hold a speed run competition that is open to anyone who backed the game in its early stages. Whether you funded the game during its Kickstarter campaign or it's Slacker…
Back in 2004, Capcom and Clover Studio, the developers of Viewtiful Joe, released a Japanese themed hack and slash puzzle adventure named Okami. It followed the adventures of Amaterasu, a sun god in the form of a wolf, on her journey to free the world from the magic from an…
After releasing Just Cause 3 and Level 22 as some of the gifts for their loyal subscribers last month, the next set of games to be released for free under the Instant Game Collection for PlayStation Plus for September 2017 have now been announced by Sony. To begin the update, PS3 owners will be treated…
One of the most popular elements of the Sonic the Hedgehog series has always been the boss battles against Dr Eggman, or one of his many contraptions that he has built to eliminate Sonic and his friends. In the first two games, we only encountered a boss at the end…
Back in the early nineties, the multiplayer Competition mode in Sonic 2 was one of the best new features introduced to the franchise, and remains one of the most fondly remembered elements of the blue blur's early days on the Sega Mega Drive / Genesis. This feature is now confirmed…
With the PlayStation 4 being one of the most popular gaming systems, it is no surprise that the company needs to make sure they are on par or ahead of Microsoft. When Microsoft did announce the ability to play Xbox One games via PC on Windows 10, Sony needed to…
Back in 2015, Atlus released Persona 4 Dancing on Night for the PlayStation Vita as one of their many spin offs from the fourth game in the Persona franchise. After the game's relative success, ATLUS have decided to branch out their dancing game formula to two of the other mainline…
After revealing the theme for the Hard Boiled Heavies and the Special Stage theme from Sonic Mania, SEGA have decided to reveal a never before heard rendition of Stardust Speedway, one of the regular stage themes. The level originally appeared back in Sonic  CD back in 1993, and has now undergone…
After releasing Darkstalkers Resurrection and Until Dawn as some of the gifts for their loyal subscribers last month, the next set of games to be released for free under the Instant Game Collection for PlayStation Plus for August 2017 have now been announced by Sony. To begin the update, PS3 owners will be treated to Super…
As well as the regular bosses that the player will encounter during the levels of Sonic Mania, Dr Eggman has constructed a team of powerful robots known as Hard Boiled Heavies. Until earlier this week, the music that will play during these encounters had not been made public by the…
Victor Vran, originally released in 2015, left little impression on nearly anybody. Labelled a Diablo clone and thrown into the cultural waste paper basket, a small cult following eventually formed around the Van Helsing-esque ARPG. Haemimont Games have decided Victor Vran deserves another chance at mainstream success, collecting the base game…
After releasing Abyss Odyssey and Life is Strange as some of the gifts for their loyal subscribers last month, the next set of games to be released for free under the Instant Game Collection for PlayStation Plus for July 2017 have now been announced by Sony. To begin the update, PS3 owners will be treated…
So far it's been a fairly standard display for Ubisoft. They've had their wildcard with Mario & Rabbids and followed it up with staple franchises like The Crew and Assassin's Creed. What came after however, was pretty darn strange in comparison. Beginning with Elijah Wood discussing his involvement with the…
One of the benefits of living in an age where games don't need a physical release, is that it is easier for developers to release their games in more countries without investing large amounts of money.  Originally released for the PlayStation back in the 90s, The Silver Case is a…
Fans of the cult action RPG rejoice, soon you will be able to play Dragon's Dogma on the current generation. Capcom announced this on the 23rd May via the Dragon's Dogma & Official Capcom Twitter pages. This news has come around near the 5 year anniversary of Dragon's Dogma's initial release…
After releasing Blood Knights and Tales from the Borderlands as some of the gifts for their loyal subscribers last month, the next set of games to be released for free under the Instant Game Collection for PlayStation Plus for June 2017 have now been announced by Sony. To begin the update, PS3 owners will…
It's time to dig out your rings and life monitors, as the long awaited Sonic Mania has been given its  final release date alongside a beautifully animated pre order trailer.  After receiving a few delays on the road to its release, the latest 2D entry in the Sonic series will…
The Zelda inspired Oceanhorn Monster of Uncharted Seas proved to be an instant hit when it was released on iOS devices back in 2013. Developed by a small team known as Cornfox and Bros, this top-down RPG was eventually released onto every major platform currently available. Following the announcement of…
Back in March, we revealed that SEGA will be including a re-imagined version of Flying Battery Zone from Sonic and Knuckles as one of the playable levels in Sonic Mania. In order to build up the hype for the game before it launches in Summer 2017, the development team have…
I have a weird relationship with the 90's, as someone born too late to be a part of the pop culture, yet still young enough to vicariously live it through the 20 year nostalgia cycle. It's like I was there, without ever living through No Doubt, cassette tapes, and optimism.…
After releasing Drawn to Death and 10 Seconds Ninja X as some of the gifts for their loyal subscribers last month, the next set of games to be released for free under the Instant Game Collection for PlayStation Plus for May 2017 have now been announced by Sony. To begin the update,…