We saw Game Freak's newest in a Japanese Nintendo Direct stream not too long ago, and we're now getting confirmation of a US release.
Jumping and hitting notes is what music runner HarmoKnight is all about. Do it just right and you'll hear sweet, sweet music. A demonstration of one level during this morning's Nintendo Direct ran us through one level that played the Pokemon theme.
HarmoKnight will be released on March 28, and a demo is coming March 14.
|9:15 AM on 03.28.2013|
Nintendo Download: HarmoKnight and not much else
The 3DS continues it's streak of original, exclusive games as it gets HarmoKnight ($14.99) today. In other 3DS news, Legend of the River King (3DS VC, $4.99, an and awesome fishing title, by the way) is available, as are full...more
|12:00 PM on 03.25.2013|
It's difficult to gauge the extent of a studio's talent when it's locked into making sequels in a single franchise over and over again. Such is the fate of Game Freak, bound to the mainline Pokémon series with criminal...more
|7:30 PM on 03.07.2013|
Google-like policy at Game Freak resulted in HarmoKnight
In a new Iwata Asks, Game Freak discusses how an internal policy not unlike Google's "20 percent time" program allowed the studio to come up with its latest original IP, HarmoKnight. "...we decided to change the internal str...more
|1:30 PM on 05.24.2013|
Curious platformer Contrast also hitting PSN and XBLA
Joining the already announced PC version, Compulsion Games has signed on with Focus Home Interactive to bring its hybrid 2D/3D puzzle platformer Contrast to Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network later this year. Set in th...more
|1:00 PM on 05.24.2013|
Renegade Kid's Treasurenauts looks retro-tastic
[Update: I've confirmed with developer Jools Watsham that the game does feature local multiplayer for up to two players, with a Download Play option that only requires one copy of Treasurenauts.] Fresh off of its impending Mu...more
|11:30 AM on 05.24.2013|
Joe Danger 1 and 2 are racing towards Steam
Hello Games is finally releasing both Joe Danger and Joe Danger 2 for the PC! They'll both be available through Steam, and they'll each have Steamworks implemented to easily share custom created levels. The PC versions will a...more