dark        
 
 

#Adult Swim


 photo

Review: Death's Gambit

It's been a hell of a year for fans of indie games inspired by the all-time great Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and its ilk. I feel like I've been on a prolonged 2D action game bender. While some of these titles are much more directly ...

 
 
 from  flixist
 photo

Prepare yourselves for Harvey Birdman, Attorney General

In these fraught TV times, where your favorite shows are murdered and reanimated with reckless abandon, it's understandable to feel like great shows are never bound to live long. And that's exactly how fans of Harvey Birdman, Attorney at...

 
 
 photo

Pool Panic looks totally unhinged (and I'm into it)

Adult Swim Games has done a good job of picking up off-kilter projects, but Pool Panic from developer Rekim feels particularly on-brand. It's a game about sentient pool balls doing anything and everything pool-ball-people could conceivably ...

 
 
 photo

Pool Panic is brilliantly stupid

People often assume that lighthearted comedies all lack depth, or that their creators don't work just as hard as those that specialize in other genres. This is part of why we so rarely see a comedy film win an Oscar. Knowing this makes me ...

 
 
 from  japanator
 
 from  japanator
 photo

FLCL's sequel brings out The Pillows goodness on June 2

Whenever a title finishes its run, there's a good chance that its story is complete. As FLCL's new seasons hit us with a cool trailer, I'm still siding with those who think that the sequels aren't necessary. Aside f...

 
 
 from  flixist
 photo

Ricky and Morty season 4 hasn't even been ordered yet

I'm pretty sure I'm not alone when I say that Rick and Morty is one of the best shows that is currently airing on Adult Swim. Between its pitch black sense of humor and its wild adventures, the show hit a sweet spot for ...

 
 
 photo

Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality hits PS4 in April

For as many PlayStation VR games as I own, so few of them are physical copies. Sometimes that's by choice (it's a lot easier to swap between games with a headset on when you don't have to change discs, and file sizes are typically small), b...

 
 
 photo

Review: Battle Chef Brigade

Battle Chef Brigade is a delightful concoction. It's one part side-scrolling brawler, complemented by a series of match-three puzzles in the form of a cooking competition. With a dash of light RPG progression and beautiful, hand-drawn visua...

 
 
 photo

Battle Chef Brigade cooking up on Switch and PC November 20

I've been looking forward to Trinket Studios' Battle Chef Brigade ever since it was announced. I love the idea of a game along the lines of the Toriko manga where you just fight a bunch of things in order to build ingredients to cook ...

 
 
 photo

ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove delayed to 2018

ToeJam & Earl's crowd-funded sequel has been delayed until 2018. Humanature Studios made the announcement on its Kickstarter page, the game had originally been targeting a 2017 release. ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove ma...

 
 
 from  flixist
 photo

Review: Rick and Morty (Season 3)

Rick and Morty is a dense series. Not because of its content per se, but because of the discussions it brings to the table. It's a series constantly at odds with its predilection for toilet humor and the overbearing cynicism of its delivery...

 
 
 photo

Hell yeah, Duck Game is coming to PS4 next week

Duck Game is a great game, albeit one I don't want to squeeze a bunch of people around my cramped PC setup to play. As such, I've been not-so-patiently waiting for the PS4 port. It'll be here soon. I'm getting giddy just thinking back on S...

 
 
 from  flixist
 
 
 
 
 photo

Review: Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality

I don't know how I stumbled upon Rick & Morty, but I'm glad I did. More so, I'm glad it's getting a decent amount of play considering how bleak it is, and that it's branching out into more than just one series that we have to wait forev...

 
 
 photo

This week's Rain World update addresses common complaints

It's a shame about Rain World's brutal reputation, but I'm still keeping an eye on it to see how things progress from here. Videocult has already responded with a patch "intended to accommodate some early player feedback and polish assorted...

 
 
 photo

Rick and Morty pays Pokemon homage with pixel art battle

There's already an entire, supposedly good Pokemon parody Rick and Morty game you can play -- Pocket Mortys -- but perhaps the stealth April 1 premiere of season 3 of the show has you jonesing for a full minute of Mr. Meseeks mayhem as ani...

 
 
 photo

Review: Rain World

I have a known fondness for difficult games. When applied correctly, adversity and challenge can raise a game to another level. I've gleefully lapped up the absurdities and frustrations of titles like Darkest Dungeon and the Binding of Isaa...

 
 
 photo

Rain World is ready for a March 28 release on PC and PS4

You know we're getting close to Rain World's launch when Videocult is trading in gifs for a trailer. Sure enough, the ecosystem-survival platformer is headed to PC and PlayStation 4 on March 28. We'll soon be sneaking and leaping for dear ...

 
 
 photo

Kingsway is a neat-looking RPG in an operating system

Andrew Morrish's Kingsway looks like a good time. It's a fantasy role-playing game set within a familiar but probably-legally-distinct-enough faux operating system, and this trailer nails that vibe. Things like your health and mana status,...

 
 
 photo

Review: Glittermitten Grove

You may think you don't want a game about building huts in trees to house fairies while they collect sunlight and shoot off fireworks. You may be wrong. Developing a functioning fairy society might be exactly what you want.

 
 
 photo

Rain World looks riveting in this new batch of gifs

Rain World, a game about not getting eaten, is still coming along. I've got the gifs to prove it! But first, writing on the PlayStation Blog, artist and programmer Joar Jakobsson put into words why this title continues to captivate us (and ...

 
 




Got news? [email protected]

         

Reviews   filter by...

Hitman 2"Hitting it again, man"

 

Tetris Effect"So much more than falling blocks"

 

Just Dance 2019"Just Subscribe"

 

Overlord"Cloverlord"

 

The Grinch"Stink, Stank, Stunk"

 

The Girl in the Spider's Web"Great 'Girl,' lame 'Spider's Web'"

 

Leisure Suit Larry - Wet Dreams Don't Dry"Larry is back, and as lewd as ever"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

Khalid Eternal Nigh

He truly was a

 
Soulbow

Hey Im super excited youre getting married and But why arent we playing Siege right now?

 
ChandlerS04

I had no idea the Sonic CD JP tracks were different until I watched a youtube I gave it a listen and while the US tracks are darker, something about the jazziness of the

 
Rudorlf

From the company that brought you the functional giant NES controller/coffee I cant tell if this is a total waste of resources, or the dumbest thing Ive ever interested

 
absolutfreak

Current status:

 
Gajknight

Cool Cat Saves the Kids is genuinely one of the funniest films Ive ever Right up there with Birdemic and Cant wait for the sequel; Cool Cat Stops a School Shooting (not even a

 
SkeleDent

When GPU manufacturers become sick of your bitcoin

 
Parismio

The new pictures of the live adaptation of Monster Hunter be like:

 
CaimDark Reloaded

I hadnt noticed before, but it seems ME s save importing doesnt always work I met Conrad Verner the fan and he was all you shoved a gun in my face and showed me how to do things like a renegade, but I was a pure paragon and never did

 
Chris Hovermale

Whats worse: Struggling to remember the notes to a really good song, or having a single song stuck in your head that distracts you throughout an entire week?

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
NEXT