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9:00 PM on 03.17.2014

The devs of Glitchspace want to make programming fun and cool

One of the benefits of being at the Game Developers Conference is being able to meet the talent behind such inventive and quirky games. While many of the heavy hitters get most of the attention, there's pl...

Alessandro Fillari

10:30 AM on 03.05.2014

Leave None Behind wants to celebrate many forms of art

At first glance, Leave None Behind might not seem like an entirely new idea. It aims to be a puzzle platformer, featuring three characters with distinct abilities that the player can switch between in order to progress, a la...

Darren Nakamura

5:45 PM on 01.22.2014

Shovel Knight unearths new trailer, coming in late March

The team at Yacht Club Games, bless 'em, are planning to make this March a little more magical with the release of Shovel Knight. Today, the developer announced the groundbreaking new title is nearing the final stretch of de...

Kyle MacGregor

6:30 PM on 01.13.2014

Rain World looks AMAZING, stars a slugcat

Look at that art. That animation. That slugcat. I saw glimpses of Rain World long enough ago that I had forgotten about it. How did I forget about this!? The liquidity of cats is a common joke as we watch internet videos of...

Steven Hansen

9:00 PM on 12.25.2013

Impale your enemies in Kirby: Triple Deluxe

Fact: Kirby games have always been fun no matter what. Even Crystal Shards had its moments! So I'm not surprised that Kirby: Triple Deluxe is looking like a ton of fun. This four-minute video gives us a great overview of wha...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

9:00 AM on 12.13.2013

Kirby becomes a big bad beetleborg in Triple Deluxe

The colorful Japanese site for Kirby: Triple Deluxe saw some updates recently, lovingly compiled by NeoGAF's L~A. One of the videos on the site shows the player tilting the 3DS to pour a pot of water Kirby is floating in, in...

Steven Hansen

4:00 AM on 11.19.2013

Stick It to the Man looks proper nuts, out today

Stick It to the Man is out today, November 19, on PS3. The Vita version is dropping sometime in December and it will be crossbuy, so you'll get both versions regardless of which you buy. When this got on my radar earlier thi...

Steven Hansen

4:45 PM on 11.12.2013

Can this TV spot help people not forget about Tearaway?

"Probably not," feels like the realist answer; "I hope so," the optimist answer. LittleBigPlanet developer MediaMolecule's Tearaway is so good. The problem is that it's on the Vita and up against the likes of Super Mario 3D ...

Steven Hansen

5:00 PM on 11.08.2013

Stealth puzzle platformer Interference hacks the planet

Stealth games often involve watching and waiting, studying behavior patterns and moving only when the time is right. Interference looks to have some of that, but mixes in a unique twist: certain areas can be treated as if th...

Darren Nakamura

8:30 PM on 11.06.2013

All of Tearaway is constructed from one sheet of paper

A new video for Tearaway explains the fundamental idea behind the paper in the game. The really freaking cool part about it all is that every individual piece inside the world is virtual paper, folded up exactly to the artis...

Brett Zeidler

7:30 AM on 11.01.2013

Muramasa Rebirth transports DLC westward early next year

Muramasa Rebirth's long-awaited Genroku Legends downloadable add-ons will finally make their way to North America in early 2014, Aksys Games has announced. The supplementary content for Vanillaware's PlayStation Vita action ...

Kyle MacGregor

3:00 PM on 10.05.2013

Shovel Knight trailer showcases new enemies, environments

Shovel Knight has a shiny new trailer and just in time for IndieCade. Yacht Club Games is on hand at the international games festival in Los Angeles this weekend, showcasing the Blue Bomber astride a myriad of other indie games at the Nintendo booth. The groundbreaking new title is aiming to release this winter for Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, and PC.

Kyle MacGregor

9:30 AM on 09.10.2013

Here's a better look at Trials Frontier

Trials Frontier was announced during Ubisoft's E3 press conference and here's our first real look at the game. Surprise, it looks like a Trials game. This one has a wild west setting thing going on, which is kind of funny gi...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

11:00 PM on 09.09.2013

Dreamcast platformer guns for Nintendo 3DS, Wii U release

Having spent the last several years developing for legacy consoles, NG:DEV.TEAM is ready for something new. The German indie studio has taken to Indiegogo with the mission of recasting one of its contemporary retro games on ...

Kyle MacGregor

5:00 AM on 09.05.2013

Stan Lee is a playable character in LEGO Marvel Heroes

You knew Stan Lee was going to make an appearance in LEGO Marvel Super Heroes. But did you know he was going to be a complete badass? Stan Lee can Hulk out, swing around like Spider-Man, use a laser blast like Cyclops -- He has ALL the powers. He's basically like Rogue, or I don't know, Amazo from the DC Universe if you want to cross comic streams.

Hamza CTZ Aziz

10:45 AM on 08.28.2013

Rayman Legends launch trailer sounds like woah

Rayman Legends is pretty great, so sayeth Jim Sterling, local authority on this sort of thing. So is this launch trailer, which shows off the gorgeous platforming action, and up to a quartet of characters moving to the ...

Brett Makedonski