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Be a good autosport and fetch daddy's carburetor so he can make his joke
Hot on the heels of last year's GRID 2, Codemasters is coming back with GRID Autosport, a "celebration of pure, unadulterated motorsport." This is going to be less of an arcade racer than GRID 2 ended up being, but without d... read feature

Can't beat that headline
Press Play proved it can make a platformer with Max and the Curse of Brotherhood, but it wasn't meant to test your muscle memory and invite speed running. It was a colorful adventure with some charm and plenty of stopping for... read feature

Natty Doc

SRPG Natural Doctrine coming to North America, Europe


Valkyria Chronicles-esque PS3/PS4/Vita SRPG from Patapon director
Apr 02
Natural Doctrine -- Natty Doc to its friends -- is getting a digital and physical western release after its release in Japan today. The PS4, PS3, and Vita strategy RPG from Patapon director Atsushi Ii is coming courtesy of N... read
Momodora III

Like Cave Story? Greenlight the adorable Momodora III


Momodorable
Mar 20
Old school action platformer Momodora III has gone up on Steam Greenlight and it's looking cute as heck. Give it a vote, why don't you. You can also play the first two Momodora games for free. They're available for download on Bombservice's website. read
New Minority game!

Papo & Yo developer is working on another new game, Cali


A tragic love story for all you Her fans out there
Mar 20
The wonderful Papo & Yo was successful enough for Minority Media to start production on a new game, Silent Enemy, which we haven't seen too much about in the year since its vague announcement. It appears Minority is also ... read
Race the Sun

Race the Sun coming cross-buy to PS3, PS4, Vita


Racer? I hardly even know her!
Mar 14
Race the Sun is on its way to PS3, PS4, and Vita this summer. It will be cross-buy and cross-save, meaning you buy it once and can access it on all three and, if you have a Vita, you can take your saves on the go because of Transfarring. I miss Transfarring. Race the Sun? More like Race the Fun. read
Duelyst

Ex-Blizzard, Insomniac dev working on tactical, turn-based Duelyst


With art from Rogue Legacy lead artist Glauber Kotak
Mar 13
This game looks amazing. Duelyst, which I'm too in awe of to poke at the "y" in the title, started as a tabletop game that the team at newly formed Counterplay Games decided to turn into a videogame. That vision has come stu... read
Angry Birds Epic

Angry Bards: The next Angry Birds is a turn-based RPG


Angry Birds Epic
Mar 12
If Angry Birds Stella was Rovio playing it safe (make the same game but the bird is pink, that way girls will know it's for them even though girls and everyone else already play Angry Birds), the newly announced Angry Birds E... read
Razer? I hardly even know her!
Every time I see a razor blade in person I have to pick it up. Those things are dangerous and shouldn't be left lying about. Kids could put them in their mouth or pigeons could weaponize them. Maybe mobsters will smuggle them... read feature

The Masterplan

What if Nixon ditched the gold standard because you stole it all?


The Masterplan
Mar 10
Three former Disney Interactive developers have gotten together to form the much better named Shark Punch. On that there website (or embedded above) you can see a teaser for The Masterplan, a 70's styled heist game wherein y... read
Gone to consoles

Gone Home going to consoles this fall


Go home again
Mar 10
Majesco's indie publishing label Midnight City is bringing last year's surprise hit Gone Home to consoles later this fall, it has announced. Details on which consoles it will release for and when exactly are not yet availabl... read
Last of Us live action

Start your dream casting: They're making a Last of Us movie


How about Ellen Page as Ellie?
Mar 06
Distributor Screen Gems is teaming with Sam Raimi and his Ghost House Pictures production company to produce a live-action Last of Us movie, Deadline reports. Last of Us co-director and writer Neil Druckmann will pen the scri... read
Guacamelee

Guacamelee: Super Turbo Championship Edition coming soon


Updated release to add new content
Mar 05
A new version of Guacamelee has been announced. Along with the above trailer, IGN is reporting that the Super Turbo Championship Edition will bundle in all of the existing DLC for Guacamelee into one release w... read
Rise of Mana

New Secret of Mana is a free-to-play mobile game


Competing with Capcom's Breath of Fire VI as biggest fan disappointment?
Feb 26
Square Enix is releasing free-to-play (with microtransactions!) action-RPG Rise of Mana to iOS later this week in Japan. Controller support will be added somewhere down the line and an Android port is coming this summer. Man... read
Mario's Galaxy 5

Samsung announces Galaxy 5 in ridiculously-named colors


And a weird bumpy exterior
Feb 24
Can I be on the committee that names the colors for cars and tech? Samsung's new Galaxy comes in "shimmery white, electric blue, and copper gold." It also has other features.  Copper gold? C'mon. Get creative. What's nex... read
Titan Invasion

Titan Invasion announced for PS4, PS3, Vita


Cross-buy!
Feb 19
No, it's not a ploy to trick people into thinking they're buying Titanfall. Titan Invasion is a collection of two indie PC games; the Space Invaders-styled Titan Attacks!, which won me over with its well-done trailer (above)... read
Traverser trailer

Stealth puzzle game Traverser looks great


Traverser? I hardly even know her!
Feb 11
Gatling Goat Studios' Traverser stars Valerie Bennett, the traverser with the ability to swap between the mirrored Uppertown and Lowertown, the two sides of an underground city connected together by gravity plates. The city,... read
Muraski Baby

Creepy child dragging game Murasaki Baby coming to NA


That's North America, not Nipple Academy
Feb 11
The dark, twisted game from Italian studio Ovosonico, Murasaki Baby, is coming to Vita in North America. You'll be tasked with guiding Baby back to her mother and away from terrifying nose monsters that are chasing her aroun... read
XBlaze Code: Embryo

BlazBlue visual novel coming to PS3/Vita in North America


XBlaze Code: Embryo
Feb 11
XBlaze Code: Embryo is a visual novel set 200 years before the events of BlazBlue.  XBlaze tells the story of Touya Kagari, a mostly unremarkable high school sophomore with a remarkable past, and his transformation fro... read
ReRoll is really weird

ReRoll is mapping the world with drones for you to play


Not a Megaman spin off
Feb 04
Yeah. Wait. What? ReROLL's ultimate aim is to map the entire world (that is, planet Earth) using autonomous drones in order to make an enormous videogame map. This will be done over long periods of time and in sections, of c... read
Murdered: His Fashion

Murdered: Soul Suspect also takes its dumb fedora to PS4


This June!
Feb 04
Yesterday we learned Murdered: Soul Suspect would come out on Xbox One in addition to PC, 360, and PS3. This upset some of you who like fedoras. Unsurprisingly, this latest story trailer shows the game is also slated for PS4... read
Matadorable
Ernest Hemingway was an aficionado of bull fighting, the "only place where you could see life and death, i. e., violent death now that the wars were over." He wrote of the matador as an artist in The Sun Also Rises, with as... read feature

You Must Build a Boat

10000000 creator's new game is You Must Build a Boat


Don't tell me what I must do
Feb 03
At this point, so many match-three puzzle games exist that it is easy to see a new one and immediately write it off without a second thought. Fortunately, 10000000 did enough new stuff with the genre that it gathered a decent... read
Murdered for Xbox One

Murdered: Soul Suspect takes its dumb fedora to Xbox One


Hey soul suspect, every little thing you dooooo
Feb 03
Fedora. Lame vest and tie combo. Watch -- or worse, wallet -- chain. Man, the protagonist of Murdered: Soul Suspect looks dumb. Certainly has nothing on the style of Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective's lead, though I soul suspe... read
New PS4 game

RC racer Ready to Run announced for PS4


Can you RC what I RC
Jan 31
Beatshapers, responsible for developing and publishing a stable of PSN releases (Furmins, Jetpack Joyride, Canabalt), just announced its new PS4 game, Ready to Run. They're not taking a brake, not taking their foot off the g... read
The Chainsaw Incident

Rock n' roll horror fighter Chainsaw Incident announced


Chainsaw everything
Jan 24
I don't know about you, but when I think of a chainsaw incident, I think of Christian Bale dropping one down several flights and killing a woman in American Psycho. Or maybe that scene in Scarface. Chainsaws are pretty horri... read
The Golf Club

Newly announced The Golf Club has the best name ever


The Golf Club. THE GOLF CLUB.
Jan 23
The Golf Club. I cannot contain myself. I'm having a ball with this one. The realistic-looking golf game, just announced for PS4, Xbox One, and PC, is meant to butt up against EA's no-longer-Tiger-Woods-branded PGA Tour, whi... read
New Tekken movie

Tekken movie gets a prequel: Tekken - A Man Called X


Don't X'pect much
Jan 13
There's another Tekken movie coming out, Cinema Today reports. Inexplicably, it's a prequel to the Tekken movie that came out in 2009 that no one cared about. Just start over. No one would care. I was going to mention fond me... read
A survival horror title for next-gen, last-gen, and PC
After months of rampant Internet speculation, Sega has finally revealed that Alien: Isolation is the new title in the Alien(s) franchise, and that it's being developed by Creative Assembly, the studio behind the Tot... read feature

EverQuest guy's new MMO

EverQuest co-designer working on a new MMO


Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen
Jan 07
EverQuest co-designer Brad McQuaide ended his most recent stint with Sony Online Entertainment last August and is now working on Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen. Does anyone get anything out of all these similar sounding fantasy... read
Pinball Arcade PS4

Pretty lights! Pinball Arcade hits PS4 tomorrow


Multi ball! Multi ball!
Dec 16
Pinball Arcade, lauded for its painstaking, detailed recreation of classic pinball tables, has touched up its work for a PS4 release. Just look at that improved lighting. It's like my childhood of inappropriately being in a d... read

Double Fine announces Hack n Slash


Teases buried within new site
Dec 10
Double Fine Productions has announced yet another new game today, Hack n Slash, revealed with a new website showing a singular image (seen above). If you want to know a little more, you're going to have to work for it.  ... read






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