The Molasses Flood, the self-described indie refuge for AAA developers have announced the release date of their first game, The Flame in the Flood which will be launching on February 24th for Xbox One and PC. Previously launched as a Steam Early Access title, The Flame in the Flood is…
Back in July 2015, a Kickstarter project for a new game called GRIP appeared, promising a “hardcore combat racer inspired by the Rollcage games of 1999 and 2000”. Rollcage on the PS1 was a huge part of my childhood so after backing the Gear Head tier for access to the…
The Ultimate Ninja Storm series has become the equivalent FIFA or COD of the licensed games world, with new releases of the franchise seeing slight changes to the core fighting system, some roster updates and a Story Mode which covers the next little bit of the lumbering Naruto Shippuden series.…
After the announcement of a PC version of Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc two weeks ago, fans of Spike Chunsoft's visual novel franchise were left wandering when Monokuma and the alumuni of Hope's Peak Academy would arrive on Steam. Their question has now been answered, as Spike Chunsoft sent out a…
In a partnership between Devolver Digital and Coffee Powered Games, the 'mob dramedy' Okhlos is coming to PC, Mac and Linux in March. For those who aren't versed in your made up Greek history, Okhlos has you taking the role of an unnamed Grecian philosopher who begins a revolt against…
Necropolis, the upcoming roguelike from Shadowrun Returns, Dragonfall and Hong Kong developers Harebrained Schemes, now has a confirmed release date of March 17th. Also announced is the introduction of four player co-op, a feature many popular roguelikes don’t include. Welcome to Necropolis - a game of brutal combat and survival,…
Gothic horror had quite the calendar year in 2015 with Bloodborne, Sunless Sea and the Order 1886 all taking elements from that particular genre of horror to make their game worlds seem that little bit more uncomfortable. Among the Gothic crowd was an Early Access title called Darkest Dungeon, a…
Six years have passed since the original release of Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc appeared on PSP. After teasing us last week with a Monokuma themed trailer, Spike Chunsoft have revealed that the 2013 PlayStation Vita version of the game is being ported to PC via Steam. No additional features have been confirmed…
If you saw our little news post about Slain earlier in the week, you would have seen that metal-inspired combat puzzle platformer was set to release early next week. Unfortunately for metal heads everywhere, Wolf Brew Games have announced that Slain has had to be delayed, on the count of…
The quirky, Earthbound-esque RPG has become its own genre as of late, with LISA and Undertale establishing a base for this burgeoning genre, with other titles like YiiK: A Post Modern RPG further cementing this style of RPG in the early part of this year. Another game that seeks to…
Have you ever wonder what would happen if old school Castlevania and an Iron Maiden album cover had a child? Well, look no further than Slain!, a new hardcore platformer from Wolf Brew Games that sees you hacking your way through fiery pits, boneyards and plenty of gnarly looking monsters,…
The highly anticipated teen thriller Oxenfree is available now on Windows 10, Steam and Xbox One. Developed by Night School Studios, an indie studio formed in 2014 by industry veterans from Telltale games and Disney, Oxenfree is the studio's first title and it aims to be 'equal parts coming-of-age tale and supernatural…
After their success with their tough as nails roguelike, Risk of Rain, the team over at Hopoo Games have just announced their new game, titled Deadbolt. In this stealth action hybrid, you take control of a skull faced reaper of souls, tasked with following the orders of a talking fireplace…
We were always told that Rise of the Tomb Raider would come to the PC platform in "Early 2016", but I'm pretty sure none of us thought it would come this early into the year. Square Enix announced that Rise of the Tomb Raider would hit the PC platform on…
At this time of year, when we all look back and celebrate the good stuff that has come our way this year, it is also important to remember some of the absolute Grade A cock ups that have happened in the games industry. Incredibly shoddy ports, unethical business practices and…
Deciding the winner of Best Indie was a tough one, seeing as there has been a fair number of great indies released this year. There’s been the beautiful Ori and the Blind Forest, the addicting Rocket League and the engaging Her Story, to name but a few of the many…
If you have been waiting for discounts to arrive on the most popular digital game download service to hit the Internet, then today is your lucky day, as the Steam Winter Sale has now officially begun. From today until the 4th of January 2016, you will see literally thousands of…
I’ve not played the original Knights of Pen and Paper, so I was unaware of what awaited me as I made my journey into this pixel-art oddity. Knights 2 is a traditional turn-based RPG game that lampoons the even more traditional Dungeons and Dragons. You control a party of high-school…
A new update and some new DLC is coming for Amplitude's roguelike set within their Endless universe, Dungeon of the Endless. The free update features designs by Amplitude’s own Games2Gether community including three new monsters, a new hero and a living, organic spaceship. Also present is controller support and an…
XCOM’s revival in 2012 served as a welcome return, as well as a great introduction to the genre of tactical RPGs. With XCOM 2 on the way in 2016, I’m sure many are chomping at the keyboard for their next dosage of turn-based squad combat. While it may be a…
With Just Cause 3 being just under a week away, Avalanche Studios have released the final PC system specifications if you want to successfully run their mayhem simulator on the 1st of December. Minimum Specifications OS: Vista SP2, Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit Operating System Required) CPU: Intel Core…