We Happy Few: Early Access impressions

We Happy Few: Early Access impressions

Aug 9, 2016

Game code provided by PR When We Happy Few was announced with its provocative, intriguing trailer, gamers’ imaginations were enthralled. With an undeniable hint of Bioshock and 1984, the game’s debut displayed Compulsion Games’ retro-futuristic vision of a world rife with government-sanctioned self-deception. With the game’s recent Early Access release,...

Crypt of the Necrodancer: a rhythm roguelike hands-on

Crypt of the Necrodancer: a rhythm roguelike hands-on

Aug 19, 2014

  Roguelike and rhythm aren’t two words you’re probably accustomed to hearing in the same sentence, much less applied to the same subject. It’s a wildly disparate combination of two genres that have seen little in the way of experimentation, but it’s one that forthcoming Crypt of the Necrodancer looks like pulling off with little to...

Echoes of Eridu: preview

Echoes of Eridu: preview

May 7, 2014

  There’s been a gaping android-sized hole in the videogame market for a long while now, one that gets larger with each passing year of Capcom’s reluctance to please a very vocal group of consumers. We call it the “Mega Man Hole.” Joining Keiji Inafune’s Mighty No. 9 in its effort to fill this chasm through crowd-funding is Battery...

Heart&Slash: hands-on preview

Heart&Slash: hands-on preview

Mar 10, 2014

While Kickstarter is mostly known for sequels to games that weren’t commercially successful enough for publishers’ demands or studios who can’t get funding, there is the occasional indie studio which utilises its power to fund new ideas from new developers. The latest of these is aheartfulofgames’ Heart&Slash. Upon diving into the...