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Poltergeist, A Pixelated Horror Review: Boo!

Poltergeist, A Pixelated Horror Price: $7.99 System(s): PC Release Date: Oct. 20th, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Glitchy Pixel (Glitchy Pixel) ESRB Rating: “Everyone” You need to get yourself, a wolf, a sheep, and a potted plant across a river. The boat only has room for you and one other passenger. If you leave the sheep alone more »

Play Fat Princess: Piece of Cake to get a free PS3 game

Get ready to take advantage of an opportunity to get a free game by playing a free game. Sony has just brought it’s Fat Princess series to mobile devices with Fat Princess: Piece of Cake. It’s a free-to-play, Candy Crush Saga kind of game. The reason you have to download and play it right now more »

Chariot Review: Lovably transporting deceased monarchs

Chariot Price: $14.99 System(s): PS4 and Xbox One Release Date: October 1, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Frima Studio (Frima Studio) ESRB Rating: “Everyone” for Mild fantasy violence Chariot is one of those games that surprises out of nowhere. The cutesy 2D aesthetic wrapped around a physics-based puzzle/platform game is its biggest selling point. Don’t let this more »

Humble Bundle now offering browser-based games

If you’re not familiar with Humble Bundle, it’s only the greatest thing to ever happen to indie gaming. It offers amazing games at a huge discount, allowing you to pay what you want, with special bonuses if you pay over a certain amount. Right now, it’s offering several astounding games that you can play in more »

NYCC 2014: LEGO Batman 3 pulls out all the stops

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham is shaping up to be another awesome game in the series. It was the subject of a New York Comic Con panel which revealed how extensive the character list is. In addition to Batman and Robin, there will be appearances from Detective Chimp, Mad Hatter, Deadshot, Deathstroke , the Music more »

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Search stores for Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker on December 5

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker for the Nintendo Wii U has been given an official North America release date. Wii U owners will be able to follow the plucky, adventuring Toad on December 5, 2014, well in time for the holidays. Those who enjoyed last year’s superb for the Wii U will remember the Captain Toad more »

Female Thor brings the thunder to Marvel Puzzle Quest

Female Thor is making her mark on the world of Marvel. There’s been buzz surrounding her debut since it was announced back in July 2014. She appeared for the first time in comics , and now she’s coming to video games. In a week and a half, she will come to help save the day more »

Angry Birds movie assembles all-star comedy cast

You’re making an Angry Birds movie and you need an all-star voice cast. Who do you get? How about Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses), Josh Gad (Frozen), Danny McBride (This is the End, Eastbound and Down), Bill Hader (Saturday Night Live, The Skeleton Twins), Maya Rudolph (Saturday Night Live, Bridesmaids) and Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones, more »

I refuse to acknowledge that Tetris movie

It’s a great day today, isn’t it? It’s the kind of day where nothing incredibly, ridiculously, unbelievably stupid could ever be announced. What’s that you’re saying about a Tetris movie? No. You’re mistaken. There is no way any company could be foolish and desperate enough to think a movie based on would be possible, profitable, more »

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 »

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 »