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By Magnus S, 1 week ago

Dauntless Will Arrive on Consoles This Summer

Previously planned to release on PS4 and Xbox One in late April this year, Dauntless, a free-to-play, co-op action-RPG, is now coming to consoles this summer after a short delay. It is the first release from Phoenix Labs, a small studio founded by former Riot Games developers. The game is already available on Microsoft Windows...

By Magnus S, 3 weeks ago

Royal Adviser, a “Social Deduction” Game, Will Be Available for Nintendo Switch on April 4th

Royal Adviser is a “social deduction”, pass-n-play game in which “players take on the roles of court advisers of an old King and attempt to seize power for themselves”. Most games in this genre involve hidden roles and actions, and Royal Adviser is no exception. Each player starts with a hidden goal, “like raising the...

By Luke Heyen, 4 weeks ago

Niantic’s Earth Day Cleanup 2019

Niantic is hosting an Earth Day cleanup for the second year running. During last year’s Earth Day, Niantic convinced thousands of people to help clean up their communities. They are hoping to grow that number this year by providing incentives to players who attend events that will be held around the world with the help...

By Magnus S, 4 weeks ago

SpellKeeper, a Logic Puzzler, Is Out for Nintendo Switch On April 2nd

Once upon a time, there was a kingdom, which fell into danger because its special butterflies were ill. Those butterflies were used for important potions and elixirs, and magical energy was needed to save them. That is the mission the player must face in SpellKeeper, a mini puzzle game developed by Studio Gier, a small...

By Luke Heyen, 4 weeks ago

PlayStation’s First State of Play Recap

Sony held its first PlayStation State of Play live stream on March 25, which showcased ten games with a range of release dates and trailers. You can watch the full VOD on PlayStation’s YouTube channel. PlayStation opened the live stream with Iron Man VR by developer Camoflaj, where you will be able to fly around...

By Luke Heyen, 1 month ago

Google Stadia and a Microsoft-Nintendo Partnership Shape the Future of Gaming

Are we at the very start of something game-changing in the video game industry or is all this just going to pass us by? This week seemed to get bigger and better for video gamers as it went on, from Google’s Stadia announcement to Xbox sharing one of their more popular licenses in a continuing...

By Gregory Allen III, 1 month ago

Beyond: Two Souls and Other PlayStation Exclusives Coming to PC

Over the past several weeks, Epic Games has been making big moves, not only in Fortnite but also on their new digital storefront. They have paid for many games to remain exclusive to their shop for the time being, including Metro Exodus, Satisfactory, and The Division 2, all of which have turned out to be amazing games...

By Magnus S, 1 month ago

Inventioneers Is Coming to Nintendo Switch

Inventioneers contains a collection of puzzles that have to be solved by creatively building inventions. The game’s interface is intuitive; a bottom panel contains the tools needed for solving a puzzle and a green button starts the action. A “tool” can literally be any object: an ordinary thing, a part of something more complex, or...

By Luke Heyen, 1 month ago

PlayStation Announces State of Play Livestream

PlayStation announced on their blog that they will be holding a live broadcast on March 25th at 2 PM PST. Referred to as “State of Play”, the live stream will host new trailers, game announcements, and gameplay footage for both PS4 and PSVR hardware. You can tune into State of Play on Twitch, YouTube, Facebook,...

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