Category Archives: game release

The Walking Dead: A New Frontier — Fresh Blood or Old Jerky?

The Walking Dead fans of any medium fully understand the underlying theme: the living are as messed up as the un-living.  Actually, they’re more messed up. We have a new Telltale TWD and once again, we ask ourselves, “Can the living be trusted”? The Walking Dead: A New Frontier will be out on February 28th… Read More »

VR Golf Online Launches on Steam! — Time to hit the (virtual) green

Dying to hit the green, drive some balls, sink ’em in them cup… But can’t? Yep, work, kids, wife, chores…ah, life ain’t golf-friendly. Luckily, now we can golf-up in Virtual Reality with VR Golf Online.  Unfortunately, you’ll have to wear big goggles and you won’t feel the warmth of the sun and smell of fresh… Read More »

Candleman on Xbox One — To shine, you die

It ain’t easy being a candle. To keep the fire going, you have to die a little until there’s nothing of you left.  No fire, then cold and darkness.  Lose, lose. But not if you’re Candleman, the title character of the new Xbox platformer from indie Chinese developer Spotlighter. The rules of Candleman are intriguing. … Read More »

Hyper Universe — Side-scrolling MOBA. It’s cool, there’s a giant Snowman

Side-scrollers are cool.  Side-scrolling MOBAs have got to be intense.  Hyper Universe is coming and looks to be a good one.  How do I know?  It has a huge Frosty the Snowman, among other quirky weirdness. Check it out: Shaking up the MOBA genre with a unique new twist, Nexon America today announced it will… Read More »

The Videokid — Skating, butt-huggers, mousse…do I really wanna go back to the ’80s? Oh, yes I do!

If you really need more ’80s nostalgia, here’s The Videokid.  Yes, the The proves it’s The Videokid and not some imitation.  Pixel Trip Studios’s retro-ish romp through radical-ville is a scrolling skating game for points and big-bang glory.  Need I say more? Okay, Pixel Trip Studios is British, but people drive on the right side… Read More »

Eagle Fantasy Golf: The Mystic Sand Hills Update

Here’s info on the latest update from Eagle Fantasy Golf. Eagle Fantasy Golf: The Mystic Sand Hills Update Tokyo, Japan – November 08, 2016 – Eagle Fantasy Golf, the fun free-to-play casual mobile golf game, launches its first major update with the release of the Mystic Sand Hills content. This update brings a wealth of… Read More »

The Walking Dead: March to War — Are you a Survivor?

I eat up The Walking Dead like a walker eats up…well, you know.  I dig it all, from TV, comics, to games of all genres including F2Ps. So really excited about the upcoming mobile F2P, The Walking Dead: March to War from Disruptor Beam.  It’s due out in 2017 and the concept art alone screams… Read More »

Hawken on Console — Mech Battles never been so good…and Free!

Remember MechWarrior? Long running series based on the BattleTech mechs.  Goes back to 1989.  Hours spent on Xbox Live pounding away metal. It’s been a while, though, and so if you need more FPMS (First Person Mech Shooter), Hawken is coming to you on console. It’s also an F2P, and there are 30 playable mechs,… Read More »

7 Days to Die — The survival-horde-FPS-RPG-crafting game to die for?

Minecraft is cool but sometimes you wished it was a little more R-rated.  Wish granted. Telltale Games, the lords of episodic choose-your-adventures, have launched 7 Days to Die. You are a survivor in a zombie-apocalypse.  Need to craft, fight, shoot and just survive to survive.  7 Days to Die is the combo of combo meals. … Read More »