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NEWS – Xbox Games on Sale for the week of April 16, 2019

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live gold members now through April 22, 2019. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes 8-Bit Armies Xbox One Game 35% DWG AereA Xbox One Game 80% DWG Almost There: The Platformer Xbox One Game 20% Spotlight Asterix & Obelix XXL 2 Xbox One Game 40% DWG …

REVIEW – Vaporum Steampunk Dungeon Crawler (Xbox One)

Return of the Grid-Based Dungeon Crawler Originally released on PC, Vaporum is a first-person grid-based dungeon crawler with a dark steampunk aesthetic. Taking place in a large interconnected tower composed of many tiers, the player is tasked with surviving enemy encounters mixed with hunting-gathering of resources and items. It is important to highlight the grid-based …

REVIEW – Alwa’s Awakening (PS4)

A New NES Game Built like a new original 8-bit NES game, Alwa’s Awakening is an indie Metroidvania that prides itself on its old school visuals and gameplay techniques.  Using nostalgia as one of the main bullet points, this RPG platformer features some appealing gameplay gimmicks but also stumbles a bit by the time the …

REVIEW – Feather (Switch)

A Moving Painting Instead of focusing on engaging gameplay, over-the-top action scenes, or balanced multiplayer arena warfare, Feather takes a step backward by providing a relaxing but barely interactive experience. Calling Feather a game isn’t exactly true since there are no objectives, no secrets, no ways to win, no penalties, no leveling mechanics, and actually …

REVIEW – Silence (Switch)

Stay For the Story Existing somewhere between life and death, Silence is a world filled with imaginative detail.  Encompassed in fertile imagery, this adventure game puts the focus on story with gameplay as a secondary element. Silence is all about Noah and his frightened sister Renie. Originally taking refuge in a small bunker from falling …

VIDEOCAST – Agartha (PC)

Fruitbat Factory has a track record of publishing some unique indie games that fly under the radar as sleeper hits. Agartha continues with this trend with environmental manipulation mixed with rogue-ish puzzle platforming. Both Gillman and I were not expecting to have this much fun with this game.

NEWS – Huge Xbox Spring Sale happening now

Microsoft just kicked off a massive Spring Sale. Not only are games discounted, but new GamePass subscribers can get 3 Months of GamePass for just $1. Players without Xbox Live can also snag a 1 month subscription for a $1 and earn some Apex Legends currency as a bonus. There are some discounts on consoles. …

REVIEW – Smoots World Cup Tennis (Xbox One) with stream

Plain and Basic I didn’t know what a Smoot was either so I had to Google it. Apparently a smoot is a unit of measurement and there is also an entry in the Urban Dictionary. Further investigation revealed that there are more Smoot games other than this tennis title and smoots are basically a bean …

NEWS – Become a bird and fly around in Feather on PC and Switch

Feather, a serene game about the joy of flight is available now for $9.99 on PC and Switch. Feather is a peaceful game about immersing yourself in a beautiful island. Become a bird, fly around and lose yourself in zen-like flow whilst listening to the soothing ambient soundtrack. With responsive and fluid flight controls to …