Race The Sun Preview – Less Is More

Race The Sun Preview – Less Is More

How is it possible to triumph in a popular genre without an ample budget or a giant team to make something sparkly and superlative to any other product with similar features? That’s a question Race The Sun answers for the endless runner genre, by going the opposite direction of what developers would otherwise do. In ..

Race To Mars Kickstarter Preview – Space Stuff Made Easy

Race To Mars Kickstarter Preview – Space Stuff Made Easy

Polish developer Intermarum currently has a Kickstarter campaign to collect funds for its PC title Race To Mars. It’s looking for £30,000, with still 2/3 of that to acquire in the last week of the event. With Race to Mars, they want to create awareness for the troubles of space exploration through a simulator game. ..

Project X Zone 3DS Preview – Gloriously Well Executed

Project X Zone 3DS Preview – Gloriously Well Executed

Anime is stronger in Western society now than it ever was before and gaming is part of the genre’s success. With many more titles adopting the drawing style or using anime series for inspiration, a large boom of popularity has opened up the world past the point of bootlegged VHS tapes. To conclude the history ..

Fuse Preview – Overstrike The Demo-lition Squad

Fuse Preview – Overstrike The Demo-lition Squad

It’s strange to see the evolutions of games from time to time. What may originally start with one idea may, in the end, evolve to something quite different. Such is the tale for Overstrike, which saw a radical change under EA, to become Fuse. Not only its story feels torn to appeal to a more ..

Injustice: Gods Among Us Preview – Comix Zone

Injustice: Gods Among Us Preview – Comix Zone

Comic book company DC Entertainment isn’t new to the game business. In fact, they’re one of the leading platforms when it comes to making good use of a license. Their MMO DC Universe Online was one of the first free-to-play experiences on consoles and their Batman series has spawned numerous Game of the Year titles. ..

HarmoKnight Preview – Zoom! Bam! Hit!

HarmoKnight Preview – Zoom! Bam! Hit!

Perhaps the early days of rhythm game stigma are behind us. Spearheaded into the mainstream cycle by Guitar Hero and the likes, the genre was met with resistance in its beginning stages and even now it’s possible to spew bile over Just Dance and project of those likes. Still, with titles like HarmoKnight, gamers receive ..

The Showdown Effect Preview – Yippee-ki-yay

The Showdown Effect Preview – Yippee-ki-yay

Developer Arrowhead Studios is primarily known for their strange game Magicka, at least for now. Their expertise with pop culture references and whimsical quips will serve them well in their new project called The Showdown Effect. Landing next week, this online multiplayer title mixes lighthearted humor with intense combat and platform sections. There are some ..

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Preview – Business As Usual

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Preview – Business As Usual

When it comes to system sellers, Capcom can pride themselves on having one of the biggest ones with the Monster Hunter series. The overall success of the PSP can be largely accredited to these titles alone. Still, it takes a special type of person to involve themselves in these games and with Monster Hunter 3 ..

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate Preview – Breaching For Impact

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate Preview – Breaching For Impact

Holding on to a legacy of over two decades is a tricky situation that befalls multiple Nintendo classics. Games such as the Mario series are constantly pulled between an attempt to innovate their product and staying true to what made them so popular in the first place. No matter what the decision, these titles come ..

War Worlds Preview – Android 4X Space Strategy

War Worlds Preview – Android 4X Space Strategy

There is a lack of engaging strategy titles for mobile devices, especially those in the 4X genre. While there might be some app purchase mockeries out there, not a lot receive a decent amount of marketing to spread awareness. Indie project War Worlds might not break this mold, but with a decent idea and basic ..