Month: December 2019

Its been a while since we’ve had a high-quality shoot-em-up (SHMUP), and Dark Gravity is seeking to change that. With a striking low-poly aesthetic and frantic action, Dark Gravity will be launching on PC in Q4 2020, with a console release to follow afterward. The game takes inspiration from SHMUP classics such as Ikaruga and
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For your convenience, we typically compile the top stories of each week, along with Major Nelson’s video recap, into a feature we call This Week on Xbox. With the year – and indeed the 2010s – drawing to a close, we’ve broadened our look back to include the entirety of 2019. The 12 stories below,
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To fully defox the following enlargeable geofoxer, identify all twelve locations plus the theme that links them. *       *       * SOLUTIONS Last week’s wordchain: 1. CEAUSESCU (Electric Dragon)2. SCUTARI (ylla)3. RIPARIAN (Dr. Breen)4. ANSTRUTHER (Dr. Breen, Rorschach617)5. HERRINGBONE (Dr. Breen)6. NEMATODES (Stugle)7. DESERET (Dr. Breen)8. ETISALAT (Dr. Breen, fitzevan)9. LATOPOLIS (Electric Dragon)10. ISOROKU (geerad)11. KUNBARRASAURUS
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Revelations is an awesome start to Age of Wonders: Planetfall’s expansion packs, with a sizeable story campaign to make it through and some serious gameplay updates. It manages to offer sensible additions to the original formula that add to both the entertainment and complexity of the strategy in a game. It builds an extra layer
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If you’re an English speaker who has been looking forward to the upcoming Fairy Tail game—a JRPG based on the rather popular anime and manga series—then you better be ready to read. In an interview with Nintendo Everything, Fairy Tail producer Keisuke Kikuchi mentioned that the Japanese voice actors will be reprising their roles from
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We hope you’re having a wonderful holiday! We’re taking it easy over at PlayStation HQ, but we couldn’t resist looking back at some of the biggest and best trailers of 2019. We’ve gathered a few of our favorites below; feel free to reminisce with us! Did we miss any? Share your faves in the comments!
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You’ve not even begun to groan yet Every year we are put in a cardboard box full of straw and carefully packed away in the treehouse attic, until Graham wakes up on January 3rd and chains us to our desks again. It’s a cosy little break for us, but we don’t want you to feel
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This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Video gaming is basically a giant bag of tricks designed to simulate the real-life environments around us. As such, developers have had to create methods of simulating ideas like weapons fire and hit effects. There are two main methods for
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There are times when the creative mind of the humble game developer should be lauded with praise, maybe even seeing statues built in their honour for their work building worlds and becoming creation experts. With Weakless, the thought process behind this imaginative game, and the game world itself, has been delivered in moments of genius.
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From now until the end of 2019 we’ll be celebrating the coming year by looking back and republishing some of our finest features from the past twelve months, in addition to our regular output. This article first appeared on the site back in August. Enjoy! For a lot of us more ‘seasoned’ gamers, the announcement
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This one? Now this one is a doozy. Every year we are put in a cardboard box full of straw and carefully packed away in the treehouse attic, until Graham wakes up on January 3rd and chains us to our desks again. It’s a cosy little break for us, but we don’t want you to
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Japanese video game publisher Flyhigh Express has announced this morning that they will be holding a special video presentation on 27th December. The event is expected to reveal the release dates for the physical versions of Celeste, Shovel Knight and Human Resource Machine, and will presumably contain some surprises. You can tune into the event
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There are times when you get told about distant relatives; usually as families come together whilst at weddings or funerals with things going just a few generations back, normally involving some incident that the family is a bit embarrassed by. But what about the other ancestors? The ones that go way back… about a million
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