Game Type : Platformer
Developer : Matthias Falk
Developer Description : Super Axe Boy is a stirring platform game that combines awesome 2D and 3D gameplay, memorable characters and a unique graphical aesthetic. It’s old-school challenging platform fun mixed with modern sleek game design. It’s everything we love about the classics like Mega Man and Mario, combined with the possibilities of modern gaming. The game will soon land on Kickstarter Oct 20th 2015!
Game Type : Action, Strategy
Developer : EarthWork Games
Developer Description : Forts is an action/strategy game of construction and destruction. Build an armoured fort in real-time and arm it to the teeth. Collect resources, develop your tech-tree, unlock advanced weapons to target your opponent's weak points, and feel the satisfaction as their fort comes crashing down
Aaron White has been featured pretty much non stop over these last few years on our site in releasing top quality C64 to Amiga chiptune conversions. He's released albums such as the Hi-Tec Software Amiga Chiptune Special, the Dizzy Album Amiga Special, Volume's 1 - 7 and many more. All of these persuade gamers around the world to turn on their Amiga just to relive those good old 80's. However today Aaron White has done something completely different as an exclusive to us, by releasing a collection of Music Demo - Amiga Preservation Disks (AmigaPD) that according to him, as far as he knows, are not available anywhere else.
After this years Kickstarter success for Otherside Entertainment's overhauled RPG of ' Underworld Ascendant ' which raised $860,356 in pledging, The creative team behind the original Ultima Underworld and System Shock have today released a very early footage video showing actual gameplay of this modern take on the classic Dungeon Crawler.
Wadjet Eye Games, the Studio behind the brilliant adventure games Golden Wake and The Blackwell Series, have released the debut trailer for their latest point and click adventure game, ' Shardlight ', which is due for PC release Spring 2016. Once again looking to be full of charm, retro styled detail and having a story to pull you in, this time you play as Amy and with the help of a mysterious figure to work to unite the oppressed, bring down the Caligula and find a cure for the plague. To coincide with this announced trailer, the developers have also released some rather fancy screenshots!
Game Type : Adventure
Developer : MidBoss
Developer Description : Read Only Memories is a new cyberpunk adventure that will take you on a journey of puzzle-solving and exploring as you investigate the mysterious world and characters of Neo-San Francisco. Inspired by classics like Gabriel Knight and Snatcher, ROM is a retrofuturistic take on the point and click adventure genre that features a rich mature narrative and unique gameplay challenges hidden within the beautiful interactive pixel scenes. The deeper you delve into the life of your missing friend, the further you get entangled into this tale about the dark side of technology.
Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure - Point and click with a twist, aims for Kickstarter and Steam Greenlight success
Game Type : Adventure
Developer : CowCat Games
Developer Description : Demetrios is a fresh take on the classic "Point & Click" adventure games, adding a touch of cynical humor to the characters' motivations. It is mainly inspired by the Broken Sword and Runaway series, with a little pinch of Discworld, Ace Attorney, Gabriel Knight, Myst and Hotel Dusk. Featuring Full HD colorful backgrounds and animated characters similar to visual novels, the game offers varied situations and puzzles, for beginners and experts alike, with a highly contextual level of interactivity. Try different items combinations, the results might surprise you!
Game Type : Arcade, Platformer
Developer : Stirfire Studios
Developer Description : Freedom Fall is a diabolical down-scrolling platformer set in a prison tower so tall it touches the clouds. Presented with hand painted art, its old school vibe mixes with fast-paced free falling action and a story with both dark wit and heart. With the promise of freedom for those who escape, find your way through the traps and mechanical monstrosities set up by a twisted princess who you'll wish was in another castle.
It's incredible to think that Jet Set Willy was released in 1984 by Software Projects, and written by Matthew Smith for the ZX Spectrum ( also ported ) and yet still loved even to this day. It was and still is a very difficult game with pin point timing required to hop over enemies and to collect objects all through originally named rooms just to clean up his mansion. Well today we have a rather special style of Jet Set Willy called ' Jet Set Luis ' by Software Cete for the ZX Spectrum, which turns the classic game on it's head.