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The Week In Games: Shadow Man Remastered
The Week In Games: Shadow Man Remastered
A remastered port of the cult classic N64/PS1 action-adventure game Shadow Man drops later this week on PC. Read more...
Shantae's Game Boy Color Adventure Arrives On Nintendo Switch This Month
Shantae's Game Boy Color Adventure Arrives On Nintendo Switch This Month
Take a trip back in time. WayForward has revealed the original Shantae for Game Boy Color will be released on Switch eShop on 22nd April. Along with an announcement on social media, it's also released a trailer showing off the original game in action on Nintendo's hybrid hardware.
Hello Games just made a free update to their singleplayer puzzle game too
Hello Games just made a free update to their singleplayer puzzle game too
Hello Games, the same folks behind No Man's Sky, launched a smaller puzzle adventure game last year that you may have missed hearing about.
Hello Games' The Last Campfire adds 20% more puzzling in free new update
Hello Games' The Last Campfire adds 20% more puzzling in free new update
Hello Games' charming narrative puzzler The Last Campfire is getting a free new update today on all platforms, adding new puzzles, performance improvements, and more. The Last Campfire, if you've not yet had the pleasure, follows the adventures of "a lost Ember trapped in a puzzling place, searching for meaning and a way home". It's the work of a small team within Hello Games, which includes Steven Burgess and Chris Symonds, respectively the lead designer and lead artist on Frontier Development's fondly remembered Wii platform adventure LostWinds - a title which The Last Campfire's delicate ambience and exploratory puzzling brings to mind. Read more
The Darkside Detective: A Fumble In The Dark Will Haunt Switch This Month
The Darkside Detective: A Fumble In The Dark Will Haunt Switch This Month
Back to Twin Lakes - America’s 34th most haunted city. Back in early 2018, The Darkside Detective brought its humorous point and click adventure to the eShop.
Neo: The World Ends with You comes to PS4 on July 27
Neo: The World Ends with You comes to PS4 on July 27
Get ready for a vibrant adventure in Shibuya this summer: Neo: The World Ends with You is coming to PS4 on July 27, 2021! This marks the first time The World Ends with You series comes to PlayStation, but is the perfect time for newcomers and fans alike to jump in and explore the dazzling […]
Hori Is Releasing An Exercise Mat For Ring Fit Adventure
Hori Is Releasing An Exercise Mat For Ring Fit Adventure
It's time to achieve your New Year's fitness goals. Exercise, whether you're a fan of it or not, is arguably more important than ever after the year we've had, and to help encourage everyone, peripheral manufacturer Hori is releasing a special cushioned mat for the Nintendo Switch title Ring Fit Adventure. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Stop-motion-style space adventure Harold Halibut looks sublime in new story trailer
Stop-motion-style space adventure Harold Halibut looks sublime in new story trailer
Developer Slow Bros' "handmade" space adventure Harold Halibut has given its handcrafted sets and claymation-style characters another gorgeous airing in a brand-new story trailer. Harold Halibut is part stop-motion movie, part narrative-driven adventure, and tells the story of the titular Harold - a young lab assistant forced to live his life onboard on a city sized spaceship submerged beneath an alien ocean, 250 years after it fled Earth to preserve the human race. "While most of the ship's inhabitants have reconciled themselves to a life lived aboard the sunken ship," explains Slow Bros, "[lead scientist Jeanne Mareaux] still works tirelessly to find a way for the ship to leave the planet and find a new, dryer home.
Handmade stop-motion adventure Harold Halibut still looks so intriguing
Handmade stop-motion adventure Harold Halibut still looks so intriguing
As if making games weren't labor-intensive enough, upcoming adventure game Harold Halibut is made with characters and sets built by hand.
The Last Cube Is A Dramatic Name For An Interesting Puzzle Adventure
The Last Cube Is A Dramatic Name For An Interesting Puzzle Adventure
Game³. Back in the 3DS and Wii U eShop days there was a re-release of a Two Tribes classic called EDGE, in which you 'rolled' a cube around and solved puzzles.
Elder Scrolls-Like RPG Ravensword: Shadowlands Launches On Switch This Week
Elder Scrolls-Like RPG Ravensword: Shadowlands Launches On Switch This Week
An inexpensive Skyrim alternative. Ravensword: Shadowlands, an RPG from Ratalaika Games and developer Crescent Moon Games, is launching on the Nintendo Switch eShop on Friday 9th April. The game has players setting off on a journey through a variety of landscapes, taking up weapons and spells as you battle vicious enemies along the way, and riding horses or flying mounts as you progress through a fantasy adventure.
The Lightbringer Is A Poetic Adventure Heading To Nintendo Switch This Year
The Lightbringer Is A Poetic Adventure Heading To Nintendo Switch This Year
Iam-bit pentameter. Poetry and gaming adventures can go rather nicely together, and The Lightbringer looks like a rather beautiful and promising game on the way to Nintendo Switch. Published by Zordix Publishing and developed by Rock Square Thunder, this is an adventure puzzle-platformer in terms of its core gameplay and is already showcasing a nice visual style.
The Plane Effect Interview – Premise, Storytelling, Next-Gen Features, and More
The Plane Effect Interview – Premise, Storytelling, Next-Gen Features, and More
The Plane Effect developers Paolo Pavani and Dennis Cabella speak with GamingBolt about the upcoming puzzle adventure title.
Limited Run Will Be Publishing Save Me Mr Tako: Definitive Edition On Consoles
Limited Run Will Be Publishing Save Me Mr Tako: Definitive Edition On Consoles
More details to be revealed soon. Back in 2018, there was mention of the Game Boy-inspired adventure Save Me Mr Tako: Tasukete Tako-San getting a physical release if there was enough interest. It's been a bumpy ride since then - with the game even delisted on the eShop, but now, it's bounced back. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Breathedge: Five gameplay tips for space survival, out tomorrow
Breathedge: Five gameplay tips for space survival, out tomorrow
Hey there! We at HypeTrain Digital are incredibly happy to present you with the fruit of our glorious labor – Breathedge, an awesome space survival adventure with humorous flair, which launches on PS4 tomorrow, April 6! Stepping out into space isn’t nearly predictable as it would seem.
Free Play Days – The Elder Scrolls Online Tamriel Unlimited, Hunt: Showdown, and Steel Rats
Free Play Days – The Elder Scrolls Online Tamriel Unlimited, Hunt: Showdown, and Steel Rats
Embark on an adventure with a massive online community, hunt down nightmarish creatures, or engage in octane-fueled motorbike combat, all in this weekend’s Free Play Days.
Genesis Noir review
Genesis Noir review
Feral Cat Den transforms the epic history of the universe into a noir adventure.
Sam & Max VR adventure This Time It's Virtual heading to Oculus Quest in June
Sam & Max VR adventure This Time It's Virtual heading to Oculus Quest in June
Wise-cracking anthropomorphic crime-fighting duo Sam & Max will be making their VR debut on Oculus Quest this June in developer HappyGiant 's brand-new adventure outing Sam & Max: This Time It's Virtual, with releases on Steam, Viveport Infinity, and PSVR to follow. Sam & Max: This Time It's Virtual is the first entirely new video game outing for the Freelance Police since Telltale's third season of Sam & Max adventures, The Devil's Playhouse, in 2010. It sees the dub
New Amnesia: Rebirth Mode Removes Horror Elements and Turns It Into an ‘Indiana Jones-Style’ Adventure
New Amnesia: Rebirth Mode Removes Horror Elements and Turns It Into an ‘Indiana Jones-Style’ Adventure
A new mode in Amnesia: Rebirth removes the horror elements from the game and now it feels like an "Indiana Jones type" adventure.
Moon Raider Brings More Metroidvania Action To Switch On April 23rd
Moon Raider Brings More Metroidvania Action To Switch On April 23rd
"save the moon from itself". Seeking a new but familiar-feeling Metroidvania you can play on your Nintendo Switch? Then you might want to keep an eye out for the cute pixel adventure, Moon Raider, arriving on the Switch eShop next month. You'll take control of Ava, the young daughter of the brilliant-but-aging scientists Dr Cavor and Selene (former queen of the moon).
Amnesia: Rebirth’s New Mode Has Fewer Scares, More Puzzles
Amnesia: Rebirth’s New Mode Has Fewer Scares, More Puzzles
Amnesia: Rebirth is so scary that the developers at Frictional Games added a new Adventure Mode to the PC version today, with a similar update planned for PlayStation in a few weeks. Read more...
Amnesia: Rebirth gets an Adventure Mode, which pares down the horror
Amnesia: Rebirth gets an Adventure Mode, which pares down the horror
Many horror games exist to shock and terrify as they push you through macabre worlds brimming with dangers lurking in the dark.
Amnesia: Rebirth now has a less-spooky Adventure Mode
Amnesia: Rebirth now has a less-spooky Adventure Mode
As a big stupid baby who is compelled to play horror games I know will freak my nut out, I am grateful to see Frictional Games add a less-spooky mode to another of their games.
Amnesia: Rebirth gets a monster-free 'Adventure Mode'
Amnesia: Rebirth gets a monster-free 'Adventure Mode'
The game's creative lead says the new mode is less horror, more Indiana Jones.
Amnesia: Rebirth drops darkness, jump scares, and deadly monsters in new Adventure Mode
Amnesia: Rebirth drops darkness, jump scares, and deadly monsters in new Adventure Mode
Frictional Games' desert horror Amnesia: Rebirth has just received a free new Adventure Mode, stripping out the game's life-threatening monster encounters, jump scares, and darkness for those keen to experience its story without fear of fainting dead away. Amnesia: Rebirth - the third game in the series, following on from Frictional's 2010 original and the Chinese-Room-developed A Machine for Pigs - launched last year, taking players on an unsettling adventure across the Algerian desert in the 1930s. Its tale - focusing on protagonist Tasi Trianon as she traverses the hostile expanse, pulling together fragments of her past - earned much praise on release (Eurogamer reviewer Vikki Blake called it an "impressive horror subversion" and a story that "gripped me right up until the credits rolled"), and Rebirth's new Adventure Mode aims to make it more accessible to all. Read more
The Game Developer's Playlist: Tex Murphy, with Jean Leggett
The Game Developer's Playlist: Tex Murphy, with Jean Leggett
One More Story Games CEO discusses the impact of the cult hit adventure games on her career
Review: Tales from the Borderlands - A Story Worth Telling That Thrives On Switch
Review: Tales from the Borderlands - A Story Worth Telling That Thrives On Switch
I will name my first born, Loader Bot. The tragic demise of Telltale Games really is quite a bitter pill to swallow when you take a step back to fully consider the brilliance of its multi-award winning back catalogue of choice-based adventure games.
Assassin’s Creed is getting its own take on Where’s Wally?
Assassin’s Creed is getting its own take on Where’s Wally?
As long-time fans of the action-adventure games series will well know, Assassin's Creed has taken us to many different places and time periods since its launch in 2007.
Award-Winning Narrative Adventure, 7 Years From Now, Launches On Switch This May
Award-Winning Narrative Adventure, 7 Years From Now, Launches On Switch This May
"Immersive and masterful storytelling". Indie publisher PQube has announced that it'll be bringing 7 Years From Now, an award-winning mobile adventure game, to Nintendo Switch. 7 Years From Now was developed by a one-man development team, Mafumi Yoshida, and tells the story of high school student Haruto Soraki.
A Valheim fan is recreating Fable 2’s Castle Fairfax
A Valheim fan is recreating Fable 2’s Castle Fairfax
If you're an Xbox fan as well as a PC gamer, chances are you'll have dipped your toes into Fable 2 at some point, the second big adventure in Lionhead's beloved RPG games series.
Narita Boy review
Narita Boy review
A vibrant retro-futuristic fantasy adventure about cyber heroes and digital legends.
This anime rhythm adventure looks Unbeatable
This anime rhythm adventure looks Unbeatable
The game hits Kickstarter with a free demo next week.
Japanese Charts: Mario's Still On Top As Nintendo's Dominance Continues
Japanese Charts: Mario's Still On Top As Nintendo's Dominance Continues
Switch and Switch Lite see week-on-week boost. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 21st March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury is still leading the pack. With another estimated 37,396 physical copies sold, Mario's latest adventure managed to fend off Square Enix's new release, Densha de GO!! Hashirou Yamanote Sen, to snag the top spot.
A New Pokémon Sword And Shield Item Distribution Has Begun - One Week Only
A New Pokémon Sword And Shield Item Distribution Has Begun - One Week Only
Get 'em while you can! There's a new limited-time item distribution event taking place in Pokémon Sword and Shield and it's only around for a week. As explained over on Serebii.net, to celebrate a Korean video on Dynamax Adventure - there's a special promo currently taking place that allows all players to receive 12 Exp.
Virginia dev's supernatural
Virginia dev's supernatural "anthology drama" Last Stop shows off new gameplay
Variable State, the developer behind 2016's small town mystery adventure Virginia, has offered a closer look at its upcoming supernatural anthology drama Last Stop in a new gameplay trailer. Last Stop, which was unveiled back in 2019, is described as a game about "secret lives, the ties that bind, and how magic can be found in the mundane".
“What we’re doing is unique” – why It Takes Two’s director loves co-op games
“What we’re doing is unique” – why It Takes Two’s director loves co-op games
It Takes Two is the latest co-op adventure from Hazelight, the studio behind co-op only prison drama, A Way Out.
Genesis Noir Available Today with Xbox Game Pass
Genesis Noir Available Today with Xbox Game Pass
Genesis Noir is an adventure game that takes place before, during, and after The Big Bang.
Wholesome Fishing RPG Moonglow Bay is Coming to Xbox This Year
Wholesome Fishing RPG Moonglow Bay is Coming to Xbox This Year
As was announced on /twitchgaming Showcase: [email protected] today, the charming Canadian fishing town of Moonglow Bay is the refreshing fishing adventure that is as touching as it is wholesome and it’s coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One with Xbox Game Pass this year! In Moonglow Bay you play as a rookie angler, working […]
Newly-Announced Point-And-Click Adventure Life Of Delta Is Coming To Switch
Newly-Announced Point-And-Click Adventure Life Of Delta Is Coming To Switch
He's no Riley. Last night's Future Games Show brought a few announcements for Switch owners.
Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Tempestfall trailer preps the stage for VR adventure
Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Tempestfall trailer preps the stage for VR adventure
Much was expected to come out of the Future Games Show, and viewers were certainly not disappointed.
Video: Here's A Sneak Peek Trailer For The Lord Of The Rings: Gollum
Video: Here's A Sneak Peek Trailer For The Lord Of The Rings: Gollum
Arriving in 2022. At the Future Games Show, Daedalic Entertainment showed off a "sneak peek" of The Lord of the Rings: Gollum. In case you missed the original announcement, this is a story-driven action-adventure game based on J.R.R.
Of Bird and Cage is a hectic metal-themed adventure game coming in May
Of Bird and Cage is a hectic metal-themed adventure game coming in May
We hope you love headbanging and seriousness.
Ghost of Tsushima to receive film adaptation
Ghost of Tsushima to receive film adaptation
John Wick director attached to project; PlayStation action adventure has now topped 6.5 million copies sold
Glitchpunk is Grand Theft Auto 2 meets Cyberpunk
Glitchpunk is Grand Theft Auto 2 meets Cyberpunk
Glitchpunk is Grand Theft Auto 2 meets Cyberpunk - and its developers are pretty open about that. This top-down open-world action adventure is the debut game from Polish indie studio Dark Lord, which wears its GTA 2 influence on its sleeve.
Care For A Variety Of Furry Friends In Animal Doctor, Out Today On Switch
Care For A Variety Of Furry Friends In Animal Doctor, Out Today On Switch
"Make your dreams come true". Launching today on Nintendo Switch is Animal Doctor, the latest title to take a crack at Nintendogs-style animal care gameplay. In Animal Doctor, you'll choose your in-game character before starting a first-person adventure of sorts.
Explore Chinese Mythology in Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm
Explore Chinese Mythology in Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm
Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm is out now on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S, letting Immortals Fenyx Rising players depart on a DLC adventure inspired by Chinese mythology.
Genesis Noir review - an adventure spanning all of creation
Genesis Noir review - an adventure spanning all of creation
In one scene in Genesis Noir, I'm sticking my virtual hands into the prehistoric ocean to create the first life forms out of parts that look like a child's building blocks.
Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm launches today on PS4 and PS5
Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm launches today on PS4 and PS5
Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm is out today on PS4 and PS5, letting players embark on an all-new DLC adventure inspired by Chinese mythology and led by the team at Ubisoft Chengdu.
It Takes Two Review
It Takes Two Review
It Takes Two is a beautiful, breakneck-paced, co-op adventure that’s bubbling over with creativity.
Tales from the Borderlands is Available Now for Nintendo Switch
Tales from the Borderlands is Available Now for Nintendo Switch
Telltale's acclaimed graphic adventure game comes to Nintendo's hybrid.
Overcooked! All You Can Eat Now Available on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S
Overcooked! All You Can Eat Now Available on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S
Do you enjoy chaotic adventure games, sporadically shouting at your friends and relatives, and attempting to extinguish kitchen fires while completing orders for hordes of hangry customers? We might have something on the menu just for you… Most people with access to a gaming device will have played at least one or two levels of […]
It Takes Two review
It Takes Two review
A brilliant co-op adventure with a wild amount of variety.
A Look Back at Bully – A True Rockstar Gem
A Look Back at Bully – A True Rockstar Gem
The 2006 action-adventure title is still one of Rockstar's best games to date.
Gamesplanet's 15th anniversary sale continues with discounted RPG and adventure games
Gamesplanet's 15th anniversary sale continues with discounted RPG and adventure games
Gamesplanet's 15th anniversary sale continues, but now the focus is off horror games and onto all manner of RPGs, adventure games and narrative-focused classics.
Frogwares' Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One gets first proper gameplay trailer
Frogwares' Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One gets first proper gameplay trailer
Back in February, Frogwares teased first gameplay footage of Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One, the latest entry in its well-regarded deduction-based adventure series, and the developer has now returned with a first proper gameplay trailer for those eager to see more. Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One serves as a prequel to Frogwares' earlier Sherlock Holmes adventures, taking players back to Sherlock's days as a fresh-faced 21-year-old, and the investigation that would lead to a life of sleuthing. Arriving on the sunny, Mediterranean-inspired island of Cordona - a deliberate aesthetic departure from the fog-shrouded London streets and rural corners of previous games in the series - Sherlock, with help from best friend Jon, begins inquiring into the death of his mother, kickstarting Frogwares' latest third-person, open-world investigation. Read more
Gamesplanet are having a big RPG and adventure game sale this week
Gamesplanet are having a big RPG and adventure game sale this week
Spend £8 / $8 and you'll get The Council: The Complete Season for free
Mini Review: Later Alligator - A Big Goof Of A Game That'll Make You Smile Like A Crocodile
Mini Review: Later Alligator - A Big Goof Of A Game That'll Make You Smile Like A Crocodile
Snappy comedy in a bite-sized package. What do you get when you mix Professor Layton with Adventure Time? The comparison doesn't even begin to do it justice, but that's vaguely what to expect from the brilliant Later Alligator, brought to you by the brains and pens that made Baman Piderman (as well as a couple of episodes of the aforementioned Adventure Time). Later Alligator is a big, long goof of a game that'll make you smile like a crocodile.
Nightdive's Shadow Man remaster gets April release date on PC
Nightdive's Shadow Man remaster gets April release date on PC
Shadow Man: Remastered, Nightdive Studios' enhanced version of Acclaim's much-loved 1999 action-adventure, finally has a release date and will be coming to PC on 15th April. Shadow Man, based on Valiant Comics' Shadowman series, charts the adventures of Michael LeRoi, the latest in a line of voodoo warriors all adopting the Shadow Man moniker. What follows is a battle against the forces of darkness, in the form of a third-person shooter, as they attempt to cross over to the land of the living.
This Ark: Survival Evolved mod adds more than 500 items for a decadent home base
This Ark: Survival Evolved mod adds more than 500 items for a decadent home base
If you're more into creating the ultimate home base than chasing down dinos and other critters in Ark: Survival Evolved, then one of the action-adventure game's new community-made mods might appeal.
Fallout 76's 2021 roadmap promises new story content, expanded Daily Ops and more
Fallout 76's 2021 roadmap promises new story content, expanded Daily Ops and more
Bethesda has shared a new Fallout 76 development roadmap, detailing the various additions coming to the online survival adventure throughout 2021, including new Brotherhood story content, multiple CAMP slots, and more. Proceedings get underway with Fallout 76's Locked & Loaded update, set to arrive in "spring". Thi
Loop Hero: Best Necromancers Skills and Traits
Loop Hero: Best Necromancers Skills and Traits
Don't let your Necromancer begin their adventure without knowing the best build for their class in Loop Hero.
Review: Beach Buggy Racing 2: Island Adventure - A Surprisingly Decent Alternative To Mario Kart
Review: Beach Buggy Racing 2: Island Adventure - A Surprisingly Decent Alternative To Mario Kart
We didn't "sea" this coming. In case you haven't noticed over the past few years, the Switch has become home to a wide variety of karting games, and the vast majority of them are a bit rubbish. For every Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, there’s a Hello Kitty Kruisers, Garfield Kart Furious Racing or Lawnmower Game: Racing just waiting to crush you to your very core and make you wish you’d never been born.
Become the kind of person who has strong opinions about Daedalic adventure games for just $13
Become the kind of person who has strong opinions about Daedalic adventure games for just $13
The Humble Daedalic Mega Bundle features a collection of some of Daedalic's best games over the past 15 years.
Gotham Knights has been delayed into next year
Gotham Knights has been delayed into next year
Warner Bros. has announced a delay for Gotham Knights, confirming its latest bat-adventure is now scheduled to launch some time in 2022. Gotham Knights is the newest title from Warner Bros.
Life is Strange: True Colors is a gorgeous new chapter which ditches the series' episodic model
Life is Strange: True Colors is a gorgeous new chapter which ditches the series' episodic model
Square Enix has announced Life is Strange: True Colors, the next chapter in the narrative adventure anthology series.
Square Enix's PS5 and PC fantasy adventure Project Athia gets final name and new trailer
Square Enix's PS5 and PC fantasy adventure Project Athia gets final name and new trailer
Square's enigmatic fantasy title Project Athia has finally been given a proper name, and will now be known as Forspoken as it continues its journey toward a PC and PS5 release next year. Project Athia, a new narrative-driven adventure developed by Luminous Productions, was first revealed during Sony's big PlayStation 5 broadcast last year, giving players a glimpse of its mysterious be-caped protagonist and gorgeous fantasy world. Now, as part of its spring showcase event, Square has shared a smidgeon more information on Project Athia, giving a name to both its protagonist and the game itself. Read more
Battle dragons and zombie bears in Square Enix's Forspoken, coming in 2022
Battle dragons and zombie bears in Square Enix's Forspoken, coming in 2022
See a new teaser for the third-person action adventure that was previously called Project Athia.
Meet The Star Of The New Life Is Strange
Meet The Star Of The New Life Is Strange
During today’s Square Enix Presents broadcast, the publisher revealed Life is Strange: True Colors, the next entry in the choice-driven adventure series.
Join the Celebrations as Sea of Thieves Reaches Its Third Anniversary
Join the Celebrations as Sea of Thieves Reaches Its Third Anniversary
This weekend marks three years since Sea of Thieves made its maiden voyage on Xbox One and Windows 10, and what a journey it’s been! Since our launch back in March 2018, over 20 million pirates have begun to chart their own tales of high seas adventure, and we couldn’t be more grateful.
ReCore dev's Where the Heart Leads takes surreal trip through a lifetime of choices
ReCore dev's Where the Heart Leads takes surreal trip through a lifetime of choices
ReCore and Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate developer Armature Studio will be bringing its surreal narrative adventure Where the Heart Leads to PlayStation on 13th July. Where the Heart Leads tells the story of Whit Anderson, who, one stormy night, tumbles into an enormous sinkhole while attempting to save his golden retriever Casey.
Horizon Zero Dawn and nine superb indie titles free on PlayStation in coming weeks
Horizon Zero Dawn and nine superb indie titles free on PlayStation in coming weeks
Sony's feeling generous again and is giving away another batch of free games - including Horizon Zero Dawn, Subnautica, and The Witness - as part of its latest Play at Home event. Horizon Zero Dawn is, of course, the biggie, and developer Guerrilla Games' open-world adventure - which sees outcast and hunter Aloy embarking on a journey across a sumptuous future version of Earth - will be free to add to your library from 19th April. More specifically, players can get their hands on Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition, which includes sizeable wintery expansion The Frozen Wilds, and interested parties have until 14th May to claim their free copy. Read more
Surreal narrative adventure Where the Heart Leads hits PS4, PS5 on July 13
Surreal narrative adventure Where the Heart Leads hits PS4, PS5 on July 13
When husband and father Whit Anderson descends into a sinkhole to save the family dog, he unwittingly tumbles into a journey through time.
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Update Adds Transmog, More Cats, New Skills and More
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Update Adds Transmog, More Cats, New Skills and More
The post Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Update Adds Transmog, More Cats, New Skills and More appeared first on Fextralife. The latest update adds transmog option for gear, more cats, new skills and improvements to the Viking adventure RPG Assassin's Creed Valhalla. The post Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Update Adds Transmog, More Cats, New Skills and More appeared first on Fextralife.
Stunning cosmic jazz adventure Genesis Noir is out at the end of the month
Stunning cosmic jazz adventure Genesis Noir is out at the end of the month
Genesis Noir, developer Feral Cat Den's stunning cosmic jazz adventure through time and space, is coming to Switch, Xbox, Steam, and the Epic Games Store on 26th March. Genesis Noir, described as a non-traditional point-and-click adventure with a focus on "tactile puzzles and exploration", casts players as No Man, a watch peddler embroiled in love triangle with other cosmic beings.
Life is Strange co-creator’s post-apocalyptic game Ashwalkers arrives on Steam on April 15
Life is Strange co-creator’s post-apocalyptic game Ashwalkers arrives on Steam on April 15
Nameless XIII announced today that its post-apocalyptic adventure, Ashwalkers, finally has a release date.
The Elder Scrolls Online: Flames of Ambition Has Arrived
The Elder Scrolls Online: Flames of Ambition Has Arrived
With the Flames of Ambition DLC game pack and Update 29 both now live on Xbox One, your Gates of Oblivion year-long adventure begins! You can get access to the Flames of Ambition DLC with an active ESO Plus membership or by acquiring it with Crowns from the Microsoft Store.
Psychological horror adventure Sanity of Morris out next week
Psychological horror adventure Sanity of Morris out next week
Gamers’ time is increasingly precious.
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D World Knocked Out Of First Place For The First Time Since Launch
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D World Knocked Out Of First Place For The First Time Since Launch
But it's another solid week for Nintendo. UK physical chart data is now in for the week ending 13th March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury has lost out on top spot for the first time since its launch in mid-February. Mario's latest adventure has had to settle for second place this time around, as Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales swings into first.
It's 1990, And The City Is Ablaze In Fire Tonight, A Narrative Puzzle Adventure
It's 1990, And The City Is Ablaze In Fire Tonight, A Narrative Puzzle Adventure
Don't you just hate it when things you live in are on fire. Honestly, we quite like the intro to Fire Tonight that's on the Steam page, so let's start with that: Maya and Devin are separated in a city on fire, in the year 1990, before cell phones or internet.
DOOM Eternal's Part Two DLC Will Be Unveiled Later This Week, Teaser Trailer Goes Live
DOOM Eternal's Part Two DLC Will Be Unveiled Later This Week, Teaser Trailer Goes Live
Yet Part One still isn't on Switch. A new teaser trailer for DOOM Eternal's The Ancient Gods – Part Two DLC has been released, confirming that a full unveiling will arrive later this week. The second part of The Slayer's latest adventure will receive a 'full trailer reveal' on Wednesday 17th March, hopefully providing players on other platforms with a release date following last month's Australian rating.
Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm release date drops
Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm release date drops
Immortals Fenyx Rising started off as an adventure all about Greek mythology and fantasy, but Ubisoft is about to take things to new lands in the upcoming expansion.
Immortals Fenyx Rising's second DLC Myths of the Eastern Realm gets March release date
Immortals Fenyx Rising's second DLC Myths of the Eastern Realm gets March release date
Immortals Fenyx Rising, Ubisoft's greek mythology inspired open-world adventure, will be getting its second helping of paid post-launch DLC on 25th March. Myths of the Eastern Realm, as it's known, moves away from Immortals' usual Olympian action, instead following a new hero, Ku, on a journey - taking place long before events of the main game - across a new open-world map inspired by Chinese mythology. "When a brutal war breaks out between Heaven and Earth," explains Ubisoft, "humanity is turned back into the clay that the Goddess Nuwa formed them from.
The Outer Worlds' Murder on Eridanos DLC arrives next week
The Outer Worlds' Murder on Eridanos DLC arrives next week
Obsidian has confirmed Murder on Eridanos, sci-fi adventure The Outer Worlds's second expansion, will be making its way to PC, Xbox, and PlayStation next Wednesday, 17th March. Murder on Eridanos, which follows on from last year's Peril on Gorgon expansion, sets players the task of uncovering renowned actress Halcyon Helen's killer, an investigation that takes them all across a luxury resort of drifting islands caught in a perpetual storm. There are clues to find using the new Discrepancy Amplifier tool, alibis to scrutinise, and witnesses to interrogate - including some of the planet's biggest stars - and Obsidian maintains The Outer Worlds' choice-driven action by giving players a broad range of options when it comes to identifying the culprit.
The Creator Of Broken Sword Is Bringing Cyberpunk Thriller Beyond A Steel Sky To Switch
The Creator Of Broken Sword Is Bringing Cyberpunk Thriller Beyond A Steel Sky To Switch
"A thrilling story of loyalty and redemption". Broken Sword studio Revolution Software has announced a new publishing deal with Microids that will see cyberpunk thriller Beyond a Steel Sky land on Nintendo Switch. Beyond a Steel Sky is a sequel to 1994's point-and-click adventure, Beyond A Steel Sky, and has been made by Broken Sword creator Charles Cecil with art direction from Watchmen comic book artist, Dave Gibbons.
This romantic adventure game looks like Firewatch in northern England
This romantic adventure game looks like Firewatch in northern England
Uncover mysteries with your walkie-talkie and a metal detector
Here's a look at Everybody's Gone to the Rapture designer's romantic metal-detecting adventure
Here's a look at Everybody's Gone to the Rapture designer's romantic metal-detecting adventure
The Magnificent Trufflepigs, a romantic first-person metal-detecting adventure from Everybody's Gone to the Rapture lead designer Andrew Crawshaw, has just received a first trailer ahead of its arrival on PC and Switch later this year. Developed by Crawshaw's Leeds-based studio Thunkd (which aims to focus on short-form, "evening-sized" experiences), The Magnificent Trufflepigs tells the story of Adam - played by Doctor Who and Legends of Tomorrow's Arthur Darvill - as he returns to his childhood home. Here, he reunites with Beth (Safe House and Another Eden's Luci Fish) who, with a CEO job looming, is on a mission to rekindle her sense of adventure by seeking out a local treasure connected to her past.
First episode of Life is Strange dev's gorgeous mystery Tell Me Why now permanently free
First episode of Life is Strange dev's gorgeous mystery Tell Me Why now permanently free
If you've yet to experience Life is Strange developer Dontnod's beautiful mystery adventure Tell Me Why, you can now play the entire first episode for free. Released last August, Tell Me Why serves up a deft blend of earnest homecoming drama and mystery thriller, setting its three-episode story against a picturesque rendition of small-town Alaska - all snow-banked streets, crystalline lakes, and icily majestic mountain ranges. It's another vividly drawn backdrop for Dontnod's particular brand of narrative adventure, which this time finds real beauty and warmth in the relationship between protagonists Tyler and Alyson - two twins reuniting in circumstances that force them to confront their traumatic past. Read more
Beach Buggy Racing 2: Island Adventure Speeds Onto Switch Next Week
Beach Buggy Racing 2: Island Adventure Speeds Onto Switch Next Week
Explore a "massive interactive map". Launching next week on the Nintendo Switch eShop is Beach Buggy Racing 2: Island Adventure, an action-packed kart racer developed by Vector Unit. With all the kart racer elements you'd expect like split-screen racing, multi-event Championships, skill-based modes and more, this new entry looks to be a bigger and bolder sequel to 2017's Beach Buggy Racing.
It Takes Two’s New Trailer Gives an Exciting Peek into a Magical World
It Takes Two’s New Trailer Gives an Exciting Peek into a Magical World
The new trailer for the upcoming action-adventure co-op platformer It Takes Two is here! It gives us another exciting peek into its magical world, the gameplay challenges and characters residing within, and how our protagonists Cody and May got there in the first place.
Astro's Playroom Soundtrack: The Story Behind the Catchy GPU Jungle Song
Astro's Playroom Soundtrack: The Story Behind the Catchy GPU Jungle Song
Astro's Playroom's score will be digitally available this week, and composer Kenny Young spoke with us ahead of its launch to discuss how the catchy tunes to Astro's adventure came to be.
We Were Here Forever continues co-op puzzler series with new entry
We Were Here Forever continues co-op puzzler series with new entry
A new mystery rears its head in the haunted Castle Rock – that’s right, we have a brand new game to announce! We’re thrilled to present a new entry in our co-op puzzle adventure series: We Were Here Forever.