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Fate Tectonics Preview: Time absorbing

Fate Tectonics is the unique, new puzzle game that’s much like putting together a complicated puzzle, and then having a toddler smash it to bits. Sound frustrating? That’s the predominant emotion I expected to feel while playing Fate Tectonics and seeing hours of hard work go to waste. However, and quite surprisingly, the exact opposite more »

Andrew Traviss on Fate Tectonics, Golden Gear Inc. and pixels

A lot of interesting indie games find their way through Steam Greenlight, and it’s always interesting to learn more about what went into them. I recently had the pleasure of conversing with Andrew Traviss, co-founder of Golden Gear, Inc. Traviss is also the creator, designer, and programmer of Fate Tectonics. The game is currently available more »

Heaven help us, here’s Clicker Heroes

Great. This is just great. Lucas had to go and tell me about Clicker Heroes, and now I’m here telling you about it too. And initially you’ll be curious, maybe even happy, to hear about this browser-based timesink. Then, you’ll realize that Clicker Heroes is essentially a fancier, RPG version of Cookie Clicker. You’ll recoil more »

Hack ‘N’ Slash Review: Hack the world

Hack ‘N’ Slash Price:$19.99 System(s): PC Release Date: September 9, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Double Fine Productions (Double Fine) ESRB Rating: N/A Hack ‘N’ Slash is one of the results of the Amnesia Fortnight game jam that Double Fine held back in 2012, and is also probably the most interesting. The entire premise is unlike any more »

Here’s Your September 26, 2014 Indie Game Bundle Update

Ready for 31 indie game bundles again? Because that’s what you’re getting. This week’s indie game bundle update is here and it’s another huge one. There are lots of new bundles, and many of them contain games that haven’t been offered before. You can get away with some real steals! GamerTell’s Best Indie Game Bundle more »

2 million Don’t Starve Together beta keys are waiting

Ready to try and fight for survival with a friend? It could happen soon! Klei Entertainment has been working on Don’t Starve Together, the multiplayer version of Don’t Starve, and the time for the beta is drawing near. It’s so close that the developer has generated two million beta keys. The goal of the Don’t more »

The Sims 4 Review: Building a Foundation

Title: The Sims 4 Price: System(s): PC Release Date: September 2, 2014 Publisher (Developer): EA (EA Maxis and The Sims Studio) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Crude Humor, Sexual Themes, and Violence The release of every Sims game is one tinged with shades of joy and regret. Happiness comes from knowing there is an entirely new more »

Long Live the Queen sounds amazing

I’ve never played Long Live The Queen, so I have no idea what it’s really like. What I know is what my friend told me, which is that it’s a visual novel with a large number of choices. Like Hatoful Boyfriend, it includes a fast forward button so that you can rapidly scroll through text more »

The new Steam storefront would be great, if I knew what I wanted

Most of the games I play these days I get from Steam. From Skyrim to Child of Light, Steam makes it easy for me to download, keep, and play. They’ve recently updated their storefront to make it even easier for you to browse games you might enjoy, and of course, give them money for said more »

Casual Friday casual game update for September 19, 2014

Hi everyone, and welcome to the biweekly casual game update. Since casual games are trickling out at a slower pace nowadays, we’re gonna go ahead and update you twice a month about what titles are out there to enjoy. Makes the whole affair more interesting. Instead of seeing only 4 or 5 casual games, you more »

Here’s Your September 19, 2014 Indie Game Bundle Update

This week’s indie game bundle has exploded. It’s huge. How huge? There are 31 indie game bundles available this week. It’s incredible. If you can’t find something for yourself in this update, you aren’t looking hard enough. I know I picked up the Groupees Shiny Loot 7 bundle myself. See for yourself how great this more »

Get your free Bejeweled 3

I know we all have feelings about EA’s Origin. It isn’t most people’s favorite game distribution platform. But, EA is hoping On the House games like Bejeweled 3 help change people’s mind. By the way, that last sentence should matter to you because On the House means any Origin user can grab free Bejeweled 3. more »