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Behold the awesome might of the URAUSER
After no small amount of effort (and a couple of glitches that I am a bit peeved about), I finally managed to complete all of the challenges in Luftrausers and the reward you get for doing so is totally amazing.  read feature

Wolfenstein

Wolfenstein: The New Order 'Panzerhund Edition' comes without game


$100 package now available to order
Mar 26
Bethesda announced today that pre-orders are available for the "Panzerhund Edition" of Wolfenstein: The New Order, a limited-edition package which includes an 8" articulated statue of the Panzerhund enemy, documents, patches,... read
Cabela's

New Cabela's trailer puts a happy face on hunting


Big Game Hunter: Pro Hunts now available
Mar 25
Cabela's Big Game Hunter: Pro Hunts was released into the wild today for Xbox 360, PS3, PC, and Wii U. Activision released this trailer to accompany the launch. I love it so, so much. It's less about the gameplay, which... read
Trials

Trick-filled new trailer for Trials Fusion


Closed beta currently in operation
Mar 25
Ubisoft has released this new trailer for Trials Fusion, with a look at some of the flips, grabs and holds possible with the game's new FMX trick system. Trials may not have needed more ways to screw up a landing, but t... read

Escape Goat 2 released as Tim Schafer tries to take credit


The man can ham as few men can
Mar 24
Are you ready to laugh? Double Fine has released this video to promote the launch of Escape Goat 2 today on Windows, Mac and Linux PCs, and I suspect it's the funniest thing I'm going to see today. Watch what happens wh... read
Trials

Trials Frontier to arrive on iOS April 10


Free-to-crash
Mar 24
Trials Frontier, the first mobile version of RedLynx's acrobatic motorcycle series, now has a release date of April 10 for iOS devices. An Android launch of the free-to-play racing title will arrive at a later, as yet undisc... read
Disney Fantasia

Harmonix reveals The Hollow region of Disney Fantasia


Also announces multiplayer mode and more music
Mar 24
Harmonix has released this trailer for Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved, highlighting a new region of the game, The Hollow, where players will bring a forest environment to life through playing songs and interacting in the wor... read
Kojima

Hideo Kojima unboxes Big Boss in Paris game shop


Backed by breezy Metal Gear theme
Mar 20
This is a silly little video uploaded today to the official Metal Gear Solid YouTube page. Hideo Kojima made a surprise appearance at a Micromania game store in Paris to celebrate the release of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Ze... read

Division devs brag about Ubisoft's Snowdrop engine


Video shows tools in use, little else
Mar 19
Ubisoft dropped this video today featuring some of the people working at Massive Entertainment, talking about their experience using the Snowdrop engine to develop Tom Clancy's The Division. If you're hoping to see some addi... read
Oddworld

Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty looking good in new gameplay trailer


The definitions are so high
Mar 19
I've been a big fan of Oddworld from the very beginning. And the beginning is coming around again with the looming arrival of Oddworld: New & Tasty, a remake of the original classic Abe's Oddyssee in high-defin... read
Sacred 3

First gameplay footage of Sacred 3 released


Launch date set, pre-orders open
Mar 19
Deep Silver has announced a release date for Sacred 3, scheduled to arrive on August 26 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC. They also brought the gift of a first gameplay trailer. I'm a fan of combining the cooperative goal ... read
Bears vs. Art gameplay

Bears vs Art gameplay shown in short new trailer


More pieces of puzzle game revealed
Mar 18
Last week, Halfbrick announced their latest game for iOS devices, Bears vs. Art, setting up a bunch of (adorable) exposition about a bear and the art museum which has infringed upon his territory but barely offered anything ... read
So many choices!
I've been slavishly playing Luftrausers like a madman this past weekend, and I'm shaping up to be a fairly decent player. To help you get a sense of the different Rausers you can pilot, I put together this little video ... read feature

Initiate wing attack plan 'R'
Vlambeer's air combat game, Luftrausers, has finally been cleared for take-off, following a wait that seemed far longer than anybody expected it would. It's been worth holding out for, and fans of high speed, challenging shoot-em-ups have something pretty special on their hands. read feature

Home

Home announced for PS4 and PS Vita


Indie horror has new address
Mar 17
The indie games just won't stop coming to Sony's tent, and today we learn that Ben Rivers' Home will be arriving on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita later this year. Atmospheric and full of surprises, Home is a creepy ... read
Inifinite Crisis

Inifinite Crisis open beta launched


Superhero free-to-play MOBA now playable by all
Mar 14
The multiplayer online battle arena title featuring DC Comics characters, Infinite Crisis, has started its open beta today. Interested parties can go and sign up now at the game's official website. To celebrate the launch, t... read
Wii Sports Club

Play Wii Sports Club for free next weekend


'Resort Course' added to golf offerings
Mar 14
Nintendo is taking another stab at getting players on board with Wii Sports Club with a free-to-play weekend, starting on March 21st and running through the 23rd. Those with a Wii U will have unfettered access to the thr... read
Cabela's

New shots of Cabela's Big Game Hunter: Pro Hunts


Oh, the places you'll kill
Mar 13
Activision put out a few new screenshots of Cabela's Big Game Hunter: Pro Hunts, releasing for PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii U on March 25. They depict animals to be shot and environments in which they can be shot, lik... read
Alien: Isolation

How Creative Assembly is designing their Alien for Alien: Isolation


Smart, aware and invincible
Mar 13
Sega has released a new video featuring members of the development team at Creative Assembly working on Alien: Isolation, as they describe their goals and approach toward designing the lone Xenomorph stalking the player thro... read

Little Big Adventure coming to Android and iOS March 27


Curse you FunFrock!
Mar 12
DotEmu announced today that they'll be bringing the classic French adventure Little Big Adventure to iOS and Android devices on March 27. Celebrating its twentieth anniversary this year, the game follows Twinsun, a youn... read
Dark Souls II

Prepare to die less with this Dark Souls II strategy overview


Tips from Junglist and VaatiVidya
Mar 11
Alongside today's launch of Dark Souls II, the game's Australian YouTube channel published the above tutorial video featuring Jeremy "The Junglist" Ray and YouTube Souls expert VaatiVidya. It's a thorough explanation of... read
Game over, man
This should sound somewhat familiar: a small band of mercenaries are on a forbidding planet, confronted by a horrific alien force that swarms across the landscape. Well-armed and entrenched, the soldiers have been easily keep... read feature

BioShock

Irrational devs recall proudest moments from their last BioShock DLC


I'm getting a little veklempt
Mar 11
In this reflective look back at the soon-to-be released final DLC for BioShock Infinite, members of the team at Irrational Games talk about the elements of the experience they are most individually proud of. There are also l... read
Bears vs. Art

Halfbrick reveals new puzzle game Bears vs. Art


When nice bears go bad
Mar 10
I hope you have some insulin handy because this trailer introducing Halfbrick's new game, Bear vs. Art, is sweeter than strawberry sundae topped with candy-coated gumdrops. I have watched it four times and still giggle at ho... read

Reversed platform runner Spoiler Alert challenges you to unwin the game


Cats and dogs living together
Mar 10
TinyBuild has announced today that they'll be working with Danish developer MEGAFUZZ to release Spoiler Alert, an auto-run platform game which plays in reverse. Beginning at the end of the game, already completed, players ar... read

Fight Club as a 16-bit beat-em-up game


Do you want to finish her off?
Mar 10
This was a treat to find this morning. It's the latest installment of "8-Bit Cinema", a series from YouTube Channel Cinefix which presents how films might have been represented in classic games, and they've cast Fight Club&n... read
Steam Early Access

Vertiginous Golf brings steampunk mini-golf to Steam Early Access


Community site opened, promises transparent development
Mar 07
Here's a game I can get behind. Vertiginous Golf  is, "a first-person exploratory mini-golf" title, set in a dystopian steampunk world. I'm sure that world is interesting, but it's the mini-golf I'm excited about. Those... read
Shaq Fu

Crowdfunding campaign starts for Shaq Fu sequel


Is the joke worth $450,000?
Mar 06
Back in January, Shaquille O'Neal revealed that work was in progress on a sequel to the 1994 game which painted the basketball legend as a kung-fu superhero, Shaq Fu. If you thought he was crazy, well, you may still be right... read
Metal Gear Solid

Pre-order Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes on PS3, get Peace Walker HD free


PlayStation Store offers preceding title
Mar 06
The Metal Gear Solid Facebook page has been updated with a post listing a special pre-order offer for Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes available at PlayStation Store. If you purchase Ground Zeroes for PlayStatio... read
Rust

Rust to add user-generated item submission system


Also working on updated UI, farming
Mar 06
Rust is still doing its development thing and though it sees no update to the software this week, creator Gary Newman has posted what the team is up to on the game's official blog. Of note is the suggestion of an interne... read
Sniper Elite 3

Try to kill Hitler again in Sniper Elite 3's pre-order mission


Release date and pre-order offers revealed
Mar 05
505 Games has released new details regarding Sniper Elite 3, including a release date. You'll be able to take down targets this coming June 27 on PC, with releases for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 a fe... 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






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