Title: The Stanley Parable Price: $14.99 System(s): PC Release Date: October 17, 2013 Publisher (Developer): Galactic Cafe (Galactic Cafe) ESRB Rating: Unrated Like Dear Esther, The Stanley Parable falls into a certain subset of games that began life as a Half-Life 2 mod and later went on to become full-fledged games powered by the now more »
Star Trek Attack Wing is yet another game set in the Star Trek universe. Unlike Star Trek Catan, Attack Wing is set in the Next Generation universe, and is focused around a more exciting topic: space battles. As a miniatures game, a player is expected to buy more than just what’s in the box, which is merely just a “starter kit” containing the minimum necessary for a playable game.
Title: Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl Price: $39.99 System(s): Nintendo 3DS Release Date: October 1, 2013 Publisher (Developer): Atlus (Atlus) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Fantasy Violence, Mild Language, Mild Suggestive Themes, Tobacco Reference, Use of Alcohol Atlus has always been one of those companies I can rely on for releasing smaller, niche titles that more »
Well. There was another Nintendo Direct today, one that brought up free Wii Fit U for all, and nobody remembered to tell me about it. Real nice. Don’t worry. I forgive you. These things happen so often, it’s hard to keep track of them.
Roguelikes are experiencing a rise in popularity right now. There’s debate even among diehard fans as to what constitutes a roguelike. The points of agreement are a turn-based battle system, randomly generated dungeons and permanent death. The saves that exist usually only allow a player to save the game and come back. Death is still more »
…Wait, is this a back to school article? No! It can’t be, it’s too soon! July isn’t even over yet! Alas, but it is true. Back to school starts earlier every year, and I have fallen victim to it. Which means you have to endure it as well. Be strong, dear readers. I promise, this more »
No, Nintendo. You can’t do this. You can’t make a Chibi Robo AR game. You just can’t! I still remember what happened with that Fatal Frame spin-off, Spirit Camera: The Cursed Memoir. Chibi Robo really deserves better than Chibi Robo Photography.
CastleStorm Price: $10 System: Xbox 360 Release Date: May 29, 2013 Publisher (Developer): Zen Studios (Microsoft Game Studios) ESRB Rating: “T” For Teen Zen Studios, the makers of some truly excellent pinball games, have put their physics skills to work in CastleStorm. In a time when we’re seeing a lot game genres melding, Zen pulls more »
Moments after Microsoft’s E3 2013 press conference the company has sent out press releases detailing each game confirmed to be appearing on he Xbox One, including four launch titles. Xbox One Launch Titles Check out this list of the four Xbox One games available to buy ta the console’s launch this November: · Dead Rising 3 more »
Toro’s Friend Network a free-to-play, social app has just launched on the Vita. As someone who loves Toro in all his forms, especially in Toro! Let’s Party!, I had to get in on this. After spending about an hour with the game, I have to admit that it’s about what I expected, though I didn’t more »
Usually, when you hear about a new Pokemon game, the first question is, “When will North America get it?” With the 3DS version of Pokemon Tretta Lab, you’re probably thinking, “Please tell me Nintendo isn’t considering selling this everywhere.” In Japan, there’s an arcade game called Pokemon Tretta, and Nintendo is hoping it’ll translate well more »
Drop will make you a better person. Eventually. Right before you’re ready to claw out your eyes because the image keeps spinning and warping and for a minute you can’t tell if it’s you or the game.