Category Archives: game release

Tank Warfare: Tunisia 1943 — Brutal Desert Warfare comes to Steam

I can’t get enough of World War 2 strategy games.  Been playing them since Squad Leader — yes, the bookcase game.  And then of course, its computer game offspring, Close Combat, and then others, such as Panzer Leader, West Front, Sudden Strike, et al. Tank Warfare: Tunisia 1943 from publisher, Strategy First, and developer, Graviteam,… Read More »

Brawl of Ages — New Collectible Card Arena

Brawl of Ages is a new card-collectible arena battle game.  Looks like a good one.  Check it out: EMERGING NEW GAME GENRE COMES TO PC WITH EARLY ACCESS LAUNCH OF BRAWL OF AGES New Collectible Card Arena (CCA) game from S2 Games combines quick-thinking strategy with deep customization options only possible on PC KALAMAZOO, MI… Read More »

Surf World Series — Surfing that won’t kill you…hopefully.

I tried surfing once.  I almost died. Got caught under, board came up and smacked me on the bridge of the nose.  Spun under and tried swimming back but too disoriented. Eventually made it back somehow but I was done with surfing. Needless to say, I’m not a big surfing guy, not even in video… Read More »

Logres English version Beta — the JRPG we’ve been waiting for!

Mobile RPGs are everywhere these days but not many are any good.  Logres is actually one of the better JRPGs and it’s opening English Beta in April.  Definitely one to try out. Here’s more info: English version of top grossing Japanese Mobile Game, “Logres: Japanese RPG” launches beta test on April! Tokyo, Japan – March 27, 2017 – Marvelous… Read More »

Detached on Oculus Rift — Who needs SpaceX?

For a million dollars (or a bit more), Elon Musk will take you to space.  Anshar Studios will do it for $19.99.  Well, virtually anyway. The Polish developer’s “PvP VR Experience” game, Detached, is now available on the Oculus store.  The early access beta will simulate some of the intensities of being stranded in space. … Read More »

Battle Princess Madelyn — Who Needs Prince Charming?

Damsel in distress? No way, not in Causal Bit Games’s Battle Princess Madelyn. As the title says, Madelyn is a princess all right, and she’s battlin’. What’s the cause?  Nothing better than sweet old revenge.  Her dog got killed.  She’s flipping mad and out to avenge her dog (who loyally stays by her side even… Read More »

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 »