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The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth 3DS lacks local multiplayer, cross-platform saves


Will be $15
Jun 12
 
Local co-op will not be available on the New 3DS version of The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth, confirms Tyrone Rodriguez, the founder of Nicalis. Tyrone also notes that patching it in after release is unlikely. Cross save is also...




Reggie wanted The Binding of Isaac on 3DS all along


Way to go, Reg
Jun 07
 
[Update: We added some samples from the magazine in the gallery, including a look at both sides of that double-sided Splatoon poster, featuring some original art by Anita Sarkeesian Thor Thorvaldson. It's really good!] The Bi...




New boss teased for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth expansion


Rag n' Bone
Jun 03
 
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth's expansion, Afterbirth, is shambling ever-closer. Yesterday, Tyrone Rodriguez of Nicalis teased a new boss, Rag Man. This mummy-lookin' homie has purple eyes, purple attacks, and the abilit...




The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth to have daily challenges


Now I can suck daily
May 27
 
In the months since November 2014, I've slowly developed some semblance of skill in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth. While I've still got quite a lot of playing to do if I wish to earn the Platinum God achievement, I'm impresse...




Edmund McMillen wants to improve The Lost in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth


Plus some new Afterbirth content
May 05
 
In this week's update for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth, Edmund McMillen publicly acknowledged the existence of the super secret character, The Lost, and announced that he'd like to alter the character in a way that would bal...




Check out The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth on the Wii U GamePad


23 glorious seconds
Apr 29
 
When The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth came out last November, I got sucked back into the dark, dank basement full of doo-doo for a good two months. This video of Isaac on a Wii U GamePad is enough to get me thirs...




The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth expansion to feature new transformations, ruin my life


Norman Bates chic
Apr 28
 
Well I'm doomed. The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth expansion, Afterbirth, is going to include a whopping eight new transformations to discover, experiment with, and obsess over. I'm already addicted to transforming into Guppy the...




Surrender your will to the pitiless RNG with Steam's roguelike game sale


I wasn't doing anything with my life anyway
Apr 23
 
From now until April 27, Steam is slapping a discount on a wide selection of roguelike games. You can get 20% to 80% off titles like Abyss Odyssey, Risk of Rain, Spelunky, FTL: Advanced Edition, and more. If you were ever cur...




Bind yourself in Isaac shirts


Show your naked crying boy pride
Mar 22
 
These Binding of Isaac shirts from theyetee.com combine the terror of Isaac with nostalgic love for Zelda, creating something that is making me reconsider my “no game t-shit” policy. The three new shirts include a...




The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth DLC coming this year


Get ready for the Afterbirth
Feb 13
 
Edmund McMillen announced some new details today about the upcoming DLC for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth, aptly titled Afterbirth. It looks like it's going to be a HUGE expansion with tons of new content, which Edmund says, ...




Fan ideas will make it into The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth's expansion


A new mode will 'almost double the amount of things you can do'
Nov 25
 
As a fan of The Binding of Isaac, I had lofty expectations for Rebirth and it more than delivered. Problem is, I don't have enough time to play it (and make any real headway). And now there's more content on the way. Like the...




We played Binding of Isaac: Rebirth because we haven't had a good cry in a while


Who beats off on paper? Werewolves. That's who.
Nov 19
 
Max and I started playing The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth because it's a good-ass game, and we like to do gaming. Max has actually never played any iteration of Binding of Isaac before, so I let him go first, knowing that I'd only have to wait a few minutes before my turn.




Team Meat and Rebirth dev talk about the woes of fans datamining The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth


All the secrets have been ruined
Nov 13
 
Recently on a stream called Vinesauce, Edmund McMillen and Tyrone Rodriguez, the original creator of The Binding of Isaac and the guy who lead the Rebirth project respectively talked about datamining. In short, most of t...




Review: The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth


The best game you'll ever play about washing poop out of a basement with your tears
Nov 11
 
In 2011, I lost a chunk of my life. An insidious tendril of addiction, despair, and obsession caught me by the ankle and dragged me into the The Binding of Isaac's darkened basement. I lost dozens of hours, whole days at a ti...




The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth teased for Wii U


Smiley face
Oct 07
 
Fans of The Binding of Isaac have long wanted the game on 3DS and while that'd be great to see one day, I'd be just as happy to to have it on Wii U. Which might actually happen! I know! Nicalis uploaded this video yesterday and that blip at the beginning sure is a Wii U overlay. There's also this Twitter exchange between designer Edmund McMillen and Nicalis' Tyrone Rodriguez. [Via GoNintendo]




The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is everything I hoped it'd be


PS Vita owners especially are in for a treat
Sep 08
 
One of my favorite parts of PAX Prime this year was an appointment with Nicalis. Not only was the meeting away from the crowded, noisy Washington State Convention Center, it was an opportunity to get sucked into The Binding o...




Binding of Isaac: Rebirth will arrive in November


November 4th
Sep 05
 
[Update: the trailer is now live, and you can pre-order the game here later today on PC. Warning, the trailer is likely NSFW.] In the form of a new trailer, Nicalis has revealed the release date for The Bi...




Co-op in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is looking good


A short Let's Play preview from the McMillens
Aug 19
 
Here's Edmund and Danielle McMillen previewing cooperative play in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth including one of the game's twenty challenges, Head Trauma, in which you have tons of tears spraying all over the place but the...




Replay runs, customize controls in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth


PS Vita visuals won't be exactly on par
Jul 29
 
I convinced myself long ago that The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth was something I needed in my life, so every additional detail or feature we're told about in the lead up to release is just icing on top. This week, customizable ...




Binding of Isaac: Rebirth's Jar lets you capture hearts like Link does fairies


Oh my, this game is going to be big
Jul 22
 
Some 150 new items are being added to Binding of Isaac for Rebirth, and as the game inches toward completion, Edmund McMillan is dutifully trotting several of them out one at a time to let us know what we can expect. The...




Binding of Isaac Rebirth's developer re-iterates that it will be super large


'Much larger than the original and the expansion put together'
Jul 03
 
We've gotten many hints that Binding of Isaac Rebirth will be a very large game, but a new blog update shines a little more light on what goes into that equation. While the original game and the expansion had 198 items, ...




Here's how co-op works in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth


How is babby formed?
Jun 18
 
We've long known that The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth will have an all-new local cooperative feature but here are the specifics, as broken down by designer Edmund McMillen. When the second player presses start, they'll randomly...




New Binding of Isaac: Rebirth character detailed


Spoilers below
May 27
 
There are going to be "a few" new playable characters in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth but we'll only hear about one of them pre-release. Eden is a randomly generated character that "isn't a man, nor are they a woman," accord...




More info and screens from Binding of Isaac: Rebirth teased


Definitive details and final build soon
Apr 30
 
Hey, remember when that Binding of Isaac remake was announced forever ago? Well it still exists, and now we're able to see a bit more of what to expect. First off the "Bony" enemy has been teased, which is a pretty simple foe...




The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth might get a level editor as DLC


If there's demand, which there surely will be
Apr 21
 
Asked if The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth would have a publicly available level editor, designer Edmund McMillen responded, yeah, that might eventually happen. "The editor won't be in a state to go public so we won't be releasin...




Laser-filled The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth .gifs bring me joy


Cryogenic freezing isn't a thing yet, right?
Mar 12
 
The official Tumblr for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth has been rolling out regular, punchy updates for a while now -- lots of blurbs that, while exciting, haven't necessarily been worth a full post here. Being the fan of .gif...




Here's some juicy info on The Binding of Issac Rebirth


Creator Edmund McMillen fills us in on the art style, controller support and more.
Jan 13
 
With all the hullabaloo about Mew-genics, I forgot that Team Meat's Edmund McMillen was still working on the the new The Binding of Issac: Rebirth. Edmund has posted a big Q&A about the game's development that makes me r...




Binding of Isaac Rebirth now coming to PS4, arrives 2014


Includes local cooperative play
Aug 20
 
The Binding of Isaac is one of those awesome games that felt like it came out of nowhere and became a phenomenon. Sure, part of it was likely due to the talent behind it, but the game does plenty to speak for itself. Th...




The Binding of Isaac broke two million sales


McMillen also talks about future plans for the game
Apr 19
 
Indie standout Edmund McMillen is no stranger to success. He was recently interviewed about the remake of The Binding of Isaac, and he divulged that the original version of the game had recently hit a pretty significant mile...




Binding of Isaac: Rebirth's cast gets fleshed out


Looking pretty fleshy there, Peep
Dec 22
 
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is one of my most anticipated games of 2013. The new sprite-based graphics and the promise of additional content is giving me the vapors. The original Isaac looks great too, but this new "16-bit"...




Binding of Isaac: Rebirth team looking for fan feedback


How do you want your naked crying child to look?
Dec 02
 
[Update: New screen featuring the GBA-stlye art direction straight from Edmund McMillen's twitter. This is definitely my new favorite.] I'm still freaking out about The Binding of Isaac coming to consoles. I loved the origina...




Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is being made for PC, PS3, Vita


Potential for other platforms as well
Nov 29
 
Yesterday was a good day for fans of The Binding of Isaac, as we learned that the remake of the game for consoles will be getting a new 16-bit look and local co-op support. There were a number of unanswered questions, however...





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