NEWS – Valkyria Chronicles 4 gets new trailer and special edition

Attention – Squad E is reporting for duty! Get to know your squad (and their respective classes and motivations) in the new Valkyria Chronicles 4 Squad Trailer, featuring the ever-determined leader Claude Wallace, brilliant inventor Riley Miller, and brave rescue dog Ragnarok. Join the Ranger Corps’ Squad E in Valkyria Chronicles 4, where intense battles, …

BLOG – N64 Classic Edition – Predictions, Wants, and Needs

Learning From The Past Nintendo has made it clear that they have no intention on creating a Virtual Console service on Switch. And why would they? The NES Classic sold out the minute it became available and the SNES Classic is only now starting to become widely available without having to camp outside a retailer …

NEWS – Shio is a PS4 platformer without enemies – trailer here

Independent video game company Coconut Island Games has released Shio, the fast-paced action platformer from developer Coconut Island Studio, on the PS4 for $12.99, with a special 20% discount available through the PlayStation Store for the first two weeks after launch. Shio’s challenging twist on classic side-scrolling platformer design revolves around its lanterns. More than …

NEWS – Xbox games on sale for the week of May 22, 2018

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through May 28, 2018. There is also a Game Fest Sale happening too. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes ARCADE GAME SERIES 3-in-1 Pack Xbox One Game 75% Game Fest Sale Bastion Xbox One Game 50% Game Fest Sale Battlefield 1: In …

NEWS – Banner Saga out now on Switch

Stoic, an independent game development company, and Versus Evil, one of the leading independent video game publishers, today announced the award winning, BAFTA nominated, indie hit The Banner Saga role-playing strategy game is now available on the Nintendo Switch. You can read my review of the Banner Saga on Xbox One HERE. “Congratulations to the …

NEWS – Runner3 Launches May 22 on Switch and Steam

Walk, don’t run, to the next offering from Choice Provisions! Runner3, the third entry in the BIT.TRIP RUNNER series, launches May 22 on Nintendo Switch and Steam. About Runner3 The rhythm-music gameplay of BIT.TRIP RUNNER and Runner2 is back and better than ever! The Timbletot is determined to rid the multiverse of all its love …

NEWS – Weekly Xbox sales for May 15, 2018

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through May 21, 2018. There is also a GameFest and special Publisher happening now too. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes Albert and Otto* Xbox One Game 33% DWG ARK: Aberration Add-On 15% Game Fest Sale ARK: Scorched Earth Add-On 40% Game …

REVIEW – Tyr: Chains of Valhalla PS4

Tire? Tier? Tear? Trrrurr? Coming to life as a kickstarter campaign by Ennui Studio, Tyr: Chains of Valhalla is a Mega Man style clone on Steam and PS4. From a 2.5D perspective, the highlighting feature is the cyberpunk Norse mythology visual aesthetic, specifically the hand drawn story segments. Unfortunately, everything else is a complete mess …