The Foolish Brave To Challenge a God! - Action platformer gets a Kickstarter and Steam Greenlight campaign
Tristan Barona has recently sent us word about his latest action pixel platforming game 'The Foolish Brave To Challenge a God!' that's now going through both a Kickstarter and Steam Greenlight campaign. Set on the Island of Neria, you play as Ozma, a young fox demon, along with his magic swordsman companion to investigate the Divinity's Playground, a mysterious and creepy forest that is draining all life from the Island.
Destructive Creations has released a new gameplay trailer for its upcoming sick and twisted shooter game, Hatred. This trailer shows us even more footage from the controversial game including destructive environments, flame throwers, screaming people and more gory bloody shoot outs. Hatred takes on Postal, as you search the city of New York and kill as many people as possible, from innocent civilians to law enforcement officers. A planned release of Q2 2015 release on the PC
Vinny of C64 Endings and RGCD have just put the word out of a brand new C64 & PC release that looks pretty eye opening for a C64 game. 'Rocket Smash EX' by RGCD is an extended arcade shooter version of Saul Cross and John Christian's Rocket Smash, released in 2013 as an entry in the 16KB RGCD annual gamedev competition.
If you like your fast paced arcade style games that really keep you on your toes, then 'You Have 9 Bricks' by Rarykos certainly fits that description. A work in progress game, you are tasked as a brick of 9 that's fallen out of the wall to escape as fast as possible to escape your prison.
Ballistic Frogs has just contacted us to let people know about their starship building shoot em up game 'Psycho Starship Rampage', which is currently going through a Steam Greenlight campaign and available as an early alpha demo tease. Playing as the RSR-648b, a psychotic warship AI in need of parts after a wake up, you must rebuild yourself and wipe out anything that gets in it's way in a return journey back to Earth.
Indie studio Super Good Pixel are starting their foray into a series of 80's arcade inspired games with an homage to the granddaddy of all arcade shooters, asteroids with an up to date rendition called Major Rocks. Featuring up to date graphics and gameplay, Major Rocks goes far beyond the simple single screen, blow up some rocks formula of the original, combining elements from many of the most revered 2D arcade shooters from the 80's
We haven't featured a TheCompany.PL release for awhile now and that has just changed today with the latest Amiga game to get the PC treatment in the form of a brilliant racer titled 'Jaguar XJ220'. Originally developed by CORE and released in 1992, Jaguar XJ220 features fast paced racing across 12 different countries, with multiple races in each set to a lovely colourful backdrop of landscape and weather immersion such as fog and rain.
Developed by Steve Jarman, The Deep Paths is a Dungeon Crawler that has inspirations from well known classics such as Dungeon Master, Eye of the Beholder and Lands of Lore but with new innovations to give it the more modern edge. Although we have featured the game before during it's failed Kickstarter, the developer never gave up and has now just released a WIP demo tease footage.
Amiga gamers should be happy with this news, as Hukka has now released his 100% assembly Amiga developed remake of the original NES game Solomon's Key 2(Fire 'n Ice). A NES puzzle platformer from the early 90's, you play as Dana and tasked with extinguishing all the fires in a level to proceed to the next. Similar in style to other block moving games, you can create your own ice or by kicking ice onto the fires.
Here's a top news release for all you retro junkies. As Zojoi, the same developers behind the recent re-imagined hit Shadowgate, have now released not just the classic Shadowgate but Deja Vu, Uninvited and Deja Vu II for your horror needs. Original Mac classics now playable on your PC and MAC in a complete bundle.
Zanrai Interactive has just given me the the heads up that Stardust Vanguards, which is an awesome looking local four player action game about mech dualing in space, will be available on Steam this Friday, January 30th. Stardust Vanguards features kick ass fire-power in the style of 80's and 90's anime space operas, as you battle it out in fast paced combat against other players.