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Contrast Review

Contrast is a game I’ve been looking forward to since I first saw it on Steam Greenlight over a year ago. The intriguing vaudeville-inspired setting, unique platforming that transitions between 2D and 3D, and catchy jazz…

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Escape Goat Review

Escape Goat is a prime example of the old adage “Never judge a book by its cover.” I first played the game some time back when it appeared on Xbox Live Indie Games. It’s still one…

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Bionic Dues Game Review

  Arcen Game’s newest roguelite title, Bionic Dues, is more than just a good time: it’s a robot-guard slaying, mech personalizing, grinding-for-loot perfect way to spend an evening attached to the keyboard. We were able to…

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ReddX app for Xbox One brings Reddit content to Console

Reddit users with Xbox One consoles will want to check out the newly launched free app called ReddX. The app lets Xbox Live users interact with others similar to the Reddit.com experience, and unlock media achievements…

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Open-World Survival Games: The Newest Gaming Zeitgeist

It’s no shocker that game genres come and go in phases, and the popularity of these games is always intimately tied to the technology available for developing them.  As internet connections became stronger and LAN parties…

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OUYA Gives Back With its #FreeTheGames Program

In 2012, a Kickstarter campaign was started to fund the creation of OUYA, a microconsole utilizing a version of the Android operating system.  Earning $8.5 million, the campaign became Kickstarter’s second-most-backed project, and the energy surrounding…

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‘Dwarf Fortress’ is life’s work for creator Tarn Adams

It’s hard to believe that Tarn Adams has been working on the Dwarf Fortress games for over twelve years now. He’s already stated that he’ll be happy to go on working on these games as long…

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Kickstarter Campaign to Re-Release the Controversial Game Night Trap

Night Trap, the first full-motion video game ever released, is being remastered and released more than 20 years after its initial debut. Night Trap was designed in 1986 and released in 1992 by Digital Pictures, a…

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‘Sev Zero: Air Support’ multi-screen play combines tablet play with Fire TV

The newly released app for the Android game Sev Zero: Air Support for Amazon Fire TV play allows a second player to join the game with a tablet running Android 2.3 or higher. The multi-screen game from Amazon…

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Collector’s Editions Revealed

Activision has revealed special collector’s editions of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare for the Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 consoles. The collector’s editions include the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Atlas Limited…

League of Legends Cinematic: A New Dawn video released

Riot Games has just posted a new cinematic on their “League of Legends” YouTube channel that is absolutely beautiful. Titled “League of Legends Cinematic: A New Dawn,” the video runs 6 minutes and 30 seconds, ending…

Indie Game ‘Toto Temple Deluxe’ to release on OUYA

This Thursday, July 24th, Juicy Beast will release the 2D multiplayer “party” game Toto Temple Deluxe exclusively for the OUYA gaming console. In Toto Temple Deluxe, up to four players complete to grab the goat and…

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Xbox One update Focuses on Social Features

The upcoming update for Xbox One will focus on social features, but also includes other additions that were suggested by fan feedback. The biggest updates may come in the Activity Feed, which will be a single…