Disclosure: the author received a review code of the game from Dead Good Media Last year saw Belarus studio Weappy Games successfully kickstart videogame crime drama This Is The Police, starring Duke Nukem himself: Jon St. John. Back in January 2015 I came to this conclusion on what the game would be like: The mature subject matter and seedy player role means ...
Jeff Harr is a developer and mod author for the incredibly expansive Colonial Charter mod for Banished. Developed by Shining Rock Software, a one person team of Luke Hodorowicz. With music by Joseph Hodorowicz. Banished is a city building, survival strategy game released in 2014. Shortly after the release of the mod kit, Jeff Harr and a few other mod authors ...
DISCLOSURE: I worked alongside the developer featured in this story on an unrelated project back in… 2010-ish? All information obtained via public record (Kickstarter pages, Steam forums, etc). We all know the big success stories. Those that made millions of dollars. Well, I say “success stories”, but if we look at what was actually delivered, the story changes. The “Double ...
Disclosure: the author was provided with a copy of the game by the developer for the purpose of this review Developer: Bigfingers Platform: PC Bastard Bonds can be purchased at Bigfingers.ca and a free demo is also available When you think of an M-Rated game, I’m sure your first thoughts are of a super violent bloodbath like Mortal Kombat or ...
Developer: Petroglyph Platform: PC In 2003, when EA destroyed Westwood studios, the creators of Command & Conquer, one final group of original Westwood employees resigned and formed Petroglyph Games. Later, EA also destroyed the Command & Conquer series by releasing Command & Conquer 4. Yet with the recent announcement of 8-Bit Armies, there seemed to be some hope for people looking ...
SEGA’s next game in the Valkyria Chronicles series has been revealed as ‘Valkyria: Azure Revolution‘ alongside an announcement trailer and a set of screenshots. Unfotunately, no gameplay is shown in the trailer but it does confirm that a playable demo will be included in first print copies of the Valkyria Chronicles remaster for PS4. Valkyria: Azure Revolution is due out ...
Nippon Ichi Software are well known among fans of Japanese RPGs for their wacky tactical series Disgaea. Starting in 2003, the franchise of comical demons, exploding penguins, and hundred-hour level grinds has been a cult favorite, spawning plenty of sequels, the most recent of which we awarded an 8/10. Today, NIS America announced that the series will at last be making ...
Disclosure: the author was provided with a copy of this game by NIS America for the purpose of this review Publisher: NIS America Developer: Nippon Ichi Software Platform: PlayStation 4 In a time where Japanese RPG releases on the PlayStation 4 are few and far between, what better way to reenter the fray than with a game that will take you hundreds, ...
Disclosure: the author was given a European review code for the game by NIS America Publisher: NIS America (EU), Atlus (NA) Developer: Lancarse Platforms: PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 3 (review platform) The End. Not my closing words, no. That’s the name of the mysterious villain who threatens the world in Lost Dimension. The game opens with an anime cutscene that sets up ...
Last we heard from indie developer Sidequest Studios (Söldner-X, Rainbow Moon) they were hard at work on their next strategy RPG grind fest ‘Rainbow Skies‘ developing for the Playstation 3 and VITA. Sidequest Studios has announced via the Playstation Blog that Rainbow Skies will now be coming to Playstation 4 in addition to the other Playstation platforms and for those ...