Robotoki studio was victim of zombie game glut

While it doesn’t seem like it when you look at a week’s list of releases, there is a limit to how many zombie-themed games the industry can support.  Early in 2015, we may have hit that breaking point. A lot of gamers were looking forward to H1Z1, a new zombie apocalypse MMO from Sony. Despite more »

Vitas get Operation Abyss in April

Okay, Vita owners. Let’s see how our 2015 looks so far. Hm, not too bad at all, but you know what? Let’s stick Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy in there. We need some of that. Seriously though, 2015 is a great year for the Vita so far, with like 10 great games guaranteed between now more »

Grisaia trilogy has appeared on Steam Greenlight

Sometimes, slow news days allow you to see something delightfully unexpected. For example, Sekai Project’s Grisaia trilogy, which is enjoying a hugely successful Kickstarter and already raised over $380,000, is now on Steam Greenlight. Yes, we know Steam Greenlight is a flawed process, but it does help a lot of great games get on Steam more »

Mutant Football League developer still hopes to release game in 2015

A Kickstarter for a new arcade style game from Mutant League Football creator Michael Mendheim raised only 19 percent of its goal. But he is hopeful that his new vision Mutant Football League will become a reality this year. It will have 30 teams (nearly as many as the NFL) including The Undead, Battlebots and more »

Harmonix doing a Rock Band survey

Has your heart been longing for more Rock Band? Have you had an empty void in the depths of your soul because of the lack of simulated rocking out with your friends and loved ones? Do you own one or more currently working Rock Band musical instruments? Then you might want to take this here more »

Hacker beats 3DS region lock

Okay everyone, this is one of those “use at your own risk” stories, so sit tight. A hacker by the name of smealum has created a hack that undoes the 3DS region lock. Best of all, it doesn’t require any fancy flash carts. No need to really mod your console, or do anything fancy that more »

The PlayBox 4 One puts a Xbox One and PS4 in 1 unit

I shouldn’t be surprised. There’s already consoles like the Retro Duo, which can play both Sega Genesis and SNES games. There’s consoles that can play Genesis, SNES, Nintendo, and Master System games. It was really only a matter of time until someone figured out a way to combine the XBox One and the Playstation 4, more »

Here’s Your January 15, 2015 Indie Game Bundle Update

It’s Friday, which means it’s that time again. We get together and go through all of the indie game bundles that have appeared online this week, in the hopes you can find something good and cheap to play. It shouldn’t be too difficult. This week there are 26 indie game bundles to choose from. GamerTell’s more »

Where They Cremate the Roadkill Kickstarter: Let There Be Night

Surrealist artist John Clowder, creator of such transcendentally unsettling games as Middens and Gingiva, has thrown his hat into the gaming ring once more, launching a Kickstarter for his latest project: Where They Cremate the Roadkill.  If the Kickstarter description is to be believed, Where They Cremate the Roadkill will consist of one part continued more »

Xbox One won the wrong Emmy

Did you know there is an Emmy award dedicated to Television Enhancement Devices? There is! Did you know Microsoft will soon receive said award in light of Xbox One’s multimedia capabilities? They will! It’s hilarious! Now, I don’t want this to sound like the inexorably disapproving step-father who disowns his own son for only curing three strains more »


Rosalina Amiibo could be extra rare in Canada

Some Amiibos are retailer exclusives. Which sucks, because it means they’ll be available in smaller quantities and only at one line of stores. The Rosalina Amiibo is the Target-exclusive, NFC figure. This means the situation could quite possibly get even more dire in Canada. The Rosalina Amiibo already has a reputation, despite not even being more »

More Toukiden Kiwami for PS4 and Vita

I will not confirm or deny the fact that a Toukiden Kiwami announcement is appearing here because one of the first screenshots contains a monster that appears to be a giant spider cat, but look! Here’s an Oni that looks like a spider cat! He even looks a little dapper, if I do say so more »