The Spatials’ exploration is full of clickbait

The Spatials is an adorable simulation with role-playing elements that I’ve had the privilege of playing recently. It revolves around building a space-station mecca for tourists, with commodities to purchase and glorious sights to ogle. But of course, that’s just the simulator half of the game. On the role-playing side of things, you can take more »

Over 1 million bought Cities Skylines

Turns out Bloodborne wasn’t the only game to get a 1 million copies sold announcement today. It turns out the little city simulation that could, Cities Skylines, passed that hallmark too. Which we all had to expect, since it’s still one of the top 10 selling games on Steam. The 1 million copies of Cities more »

5 Silly Cities Skylines mods you’ll love

It’s really no secret that there are more Cities Skylines mods to choose from than types of building in the regular game. But you know, I am absolutely fine with this. Especially since a lot of the mods for the game reference pop culture, or are just plain silly. While there are many greats, I more »

See firsthand how adorable Littlewitch Romanesque is!

I have a confession. I know Girlish Grimoire Littlewitch Romanesque is an adult game. I’m not into those kinds of titles. But, it’s also apparently a gorgeous and wonderful game in general. Which meant I was desperate to play it. Fortunately, that’s now possible, as the censored version is available on Steam. Which brings us more »

Tusks: The Orc Dating Sim is now in development

The NaNoRenO Visual Novel game jam for 2015 has just ended, and something very good has come of it. Well, good if you enjoy dating sims with rather unusual backgrounds. A developer by the name of Mitch Alexander took this game jam as the opportunity to create Tusks: The Orc Dating Sim. I am not more »

Upcoming Cities Skylines mod channels SimCopter

Before we get into this awesome Cities Skylines mod discussion, I’d like to apologize. Yes, I went to Reddit for this article idea and am shamelessly promoting it here. In my defense, this Cities Skylinesmod that YouTube user Nisquity is working on at the moment is amazing. It’s so cool, it even has its own more »

5 Cities Skylines maps to get

Cities Skylines is already pretty famous, not only for being a fantastic city simulator, but for having a great modding community. There are already many mods that make running your city easier, and other mods which lighten up its sometimes serious tone. But there’s another type of download you can get – Cities Skyline maps. more »


Sadness over Story of Seasons’ shipping situation

There are things you take for granted in Bokujou Monogatari/Harvest Moon/Story of Seasons sorts of games. Sometimes it’s knowing that certain seeds will available. Others may be having a fishing rod ready almost immediately. The one thing you don’t expect to miss is one of the most critical things in every installment: the shipping bin. more »

Story of Seasons review: Ideal agrarian atmosphere

Story of Seasons Price: System(s): 3DS Release Date: March 31, 2015 Publisher (Developer): XSEED Games (Marvelous AQL) ESRB Rating: “Everyone 10+” for Alcohol Reference, Mild Suggestive Themes, and Violent References There’s competition in the farming world now, as fans of simulations are well aware. In short, Natsume owns the Harvest Moon name and is now more »

12 of the most useful Cities Skylines mods

Cities Skylines has been my latest obsession, which is surprising since I’m terrible at it unless I’ve got mods enabled. That’s the glory of the game though. Three mods come standard, and the Steam workshop provides a boat load more. With so many Cities Skylines mods to choose from, it can be tough to decide more »

Cities: Skylines Review: I played how many hours?!

Cities: Skylines Price: $29.99 System(s): PC Release Date: March 10, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Paradox Interactive (Colossal Order Ltd.) ESRB Rating: Not Rated By now, you’ve probably heard about Cities: Skylines. After all, it’s all over the Internet. You’ve probably heard the rants about SimCity being the death of a genre, and Cities: Skylines revitalizing it. more »

Story of Seasons preview diary 3: Finding a routine

One of the most important things about any Bokujou Monogatari/Harvest Moon games is getting settled into a routine. It’s the key to success. Fortunately, my earliest experiences with Story of Seasons have shown that it’s easy to develop a comfortable rhythm with this installment. Within 3 days, I had a Story of Seasons pattern that more »