Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Release Date: August 8, 2017 Developer: Ninja Theory Publisher: Ninja Theory Platforms: PC (Steam), Playstation 4 (Playstation Store) Prices: $29.99 USD Hellblade is the most recent title out of small development studio, Ninja Theory. They had a goal set out to make something classified as "independent AAA". By making a game that looks and sounds like a … Continue reading Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Review – Voices In My Head
The Darkside Detective Release Date: July 27, 2017 Developer: Spookey Doorway Publisher: Spookey Doorway Platforms: PC (Steam) Regular Price: $12.99 USD Launch Price: $9.99 USD "Where cultists crawl, where demons dwell, where the occult… occults? you’ll find Detective Francis McQueen, the sole member of the criminally underfunded Darkside Division. When evil darkens the doorsteps of Twin Lakes City – hell, even … Continue reading The Darkside Detective Review – Ghosts and Stuff
Cosmic Star Heroine Release Date: April 11, 2017 Developer: Zeboyd Games Publisher: Zeboyd Games Platforms: PC (Steam), PS4 (Playstation Store) Price: $14.99 USD Cosmic Star Heroine caught my eye through several reviews here on WordPress. It quickly became apparent where this game draws much of it's inspiration. I was eager to give it a go and see … Continue reading Cosmic Star Heroine Review – A Blast From the Past
Drifting Lands Release Date: June 5, 2017 Developer: Alkemi Publisher: Alkemi Platforms: PC (Steam) Price: $18.99 USD Drifting Lands is a very unique take on the classic SHMUP genre. It takes the classic on rails shooter, and merges it with RPG elements from games like Diablo 3. What you get as an end result is a game … Continue reading Drifting Lands Review – Take to the Skies
Rakuen Release Date: May 10, 2017 Developer: Laura Shigihara Publisher: Laura Shigihara Platforms: PC (Steam) Price: $9.99 USD Rakuen is a unique game who's strength relies on it's well crafted story telling and does not rely on combat to get it's point across. It brings forth tales of heartbreak, regret, loss, neglect, denial and the aftermath that comes in it's … Continue reading Rakuen Review – Coping with Misfortune
Ruin of the Reckless Release Date: April 26, 2017 Developer: Faux-Operative Games Publisher: None Platforms: PC (Steam, Itch.Io, GoG & Humble Store) Price: $14.99 USD Ruin of Reckless is a Rogue-lite game where you play as one of two characters, Stargrove and Stella. You wake up in the Ruin of the Reckless, finding out you were alive, … Continue reading Ruin of the Reckless Review – Can You Reach the Top?
Ever since I was captivated by the unique and emotional story telling of Journey back in 2012, Abzû naturally appealed to me which promised more of the same but this time in an amazingly beautiful aquatic world teeming with all sorts of different creatures. For this review, as much as I hate to do it, … Continue reading ABZÛ Review – Exploring a Beautiful Aquatic World