Not an author? Write for us!

Latest Features

By Gregory Allen III, 2 weeks ago

Returning to Halo Wars After 8 Years

When I was still very much a kid, one of the games I begged my dad for was Halo Wars. He had gotten me hooked on the Halo series but never understood why I liked the franchise’s genre change from FPS to RTS in Halo Wars. I eventually broke him and got the original Halo Wars...

By Ray D., 2 months ago

Maladius: First Look

Maladius is an ARPG currently being developed by Michael Chapman, or @maladiusdev on Twitter, that features an interesting mix of vector-based magic, element mixing, and a faction system that aims to shape players’ game experience. It is still in early development, but shows a lot of promise. It caught my attention via some very impressive...

By Rilogator, 2 months ago

How Black Future ’88 Elevates the Roguelike Genre

Recently, I got a chance to talk with Black Future ‘88 lead developer Don Bellinger to get a comprehensive preview into his upcoming game. We discussed his indie development journey and how Black Future ‘88 pushes the roguelike genre in new directions. Rilogator: Where are you guys based, if you don’t mind me asking? Don:...

By Gregory Allen III, 3 months ago

Fortnite Is Having an Exposure Dilemma

Come this September 26th, Fortnite Battle Royale will officially turn one year old. In less than a year, Fortnite has received some of the largest exposure the gaming industry has ever seen, to the point of mainstream media covering stories on the game. However, Fortnite never meant to have a battle royale mode. Due to the massive...

By Rilogator, 4 months ago

Hero of Allacrost — Developer Interview

Hero of Allacrost began its development in 2004. The head developer Tyler Olsen, known online as “Roots”, started work on his JRPG-inspired video game with almost no knowledge of code or game development in general. The project has seen its fair share of delays and hiatuses but it still soldiers on. Although there have been...

By Avian Michel, 4 months ago

The Surprise of Doki Doki Literature Club’s Horror

Warning: the following content contains mentions and depiction of suicide, mutilation, and blood, along with general spoilers. Doki Doki Literature Club took the Internet by storm when it originally came out in September 2017, becoming a hit sensation with its deceiving first impressions and descent into madness. Its premise on launch was a typical dating...

By Will C., 2 years ago

The Buzz Surrounding Breath of the Wild

Back in June 2016, Nintendo released a trailer for what they claimed to be their next step into a new console generation. Hearing this as a huge fan of the Legend of Zelda series along with thousands of others, you can picture a lot of excitement. Nintendo did not disappoint. They teased Legend of Zelda:...

By Ray D., 2 years ago

Six Videos to Help You Succeed in Overwatch

Overwatch is getting big. Blizzard has laid down a foundation, connected with their community, and evolved with the game and its players. People are loving Overwatch, and it’s never hard to find someone to play with. It is, however, sometimes difficult to rank up. Competitive matches are unforgiving, and quick play is a grab bag of...

Copyright © 2018 Launch Party Gaming. All rights reserved.