4x MMORTS Starborne: Sovereign Space Launches Alpha On October 18th.

Solid Cloud’s Starborne: Sovereign Space promises to be “head and shoulders” above the competition in the multiplayer strategy segment.  The gameplay is a mix of classic 4x elements combined with a persistent MMO experience. A card-based system also features prominently for upgrades and counters from an alliance level on down. The …

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Khmer Civilization Coming To Civilization VI

Last week we reported on the substantial Fall 2017 update planned for Civilization VI. In addition to the reworked religious system, a new civilization will debut with the patch. The Khmer civilization will arrive alongside the patch, with its unique leader Javayarman VII. The powerful Khmer Empire arose in what is …

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Why Humble Bundle Sold Out Itself and Over 100 Million Customers

Friday’s a venerated day in our workaholic culture. Friday is traditionally when many of us check out during the afternoon and our weekend begins. Goodbye work, hello fun! Friday afternoon is also highly regarded in the press and public relations industry, because that coveted time slot is when bad or …

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Media Outlet IGN Has Acquired Humble Bundle

In the latest conflict of interest news, media giant IGN (owned by J2 Global) has acquired charity and game distribution service Humble Bundle today. The terms of the deal were not fully disclosed according to Gamasutra, the site that broke the story first. What does this mean for gamers? Well …

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Review: Holy Potatoes! What the Hell?!

Nike socks, Nike slides, Nike shorts … You know how it is, sometimes you fall in love with a brand and you go overboard with it. My ensembles need to have a theme! Surely developer Daylight Studios agrees with me as they usher in their third starch-based simulator Holy Potatoes! …

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REVIEW: JYDGE

There’s a scene in Back To The Future II, where Doc Brown turns to Marty and says “Justice moves swiftly in the future now that they’ve abolished all lawyers”. Of course, the next evolution of that concept would be the Judge Dredd comics. A bad ass with the powers of …

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Claws of Furry – Less Than A Day To Hit Its KS Goal!

Every so often we spot ourselves a Kickstarter gem in dire need of support. Claws of Furry is the latest gem we would love to see make it to full production. This colorful arcade-style brawler invokes memories of great games like TMNT: Turtles in Time, X-Men, and other local co-op classics. …

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Are Windows 10 Store Games Really That Bad?

I click on my ^ button, the one nestled by the date time, in the lower left-hand corner of my screen. A wave of nausea comes over me. Look at them, all those stupid little distribution applets crowded together. Like little leeches whose sole purpose is to await the opening of …

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Paragon’s Then and Now … A Tale Of MOBA Anorexia

MOBAs? Got to love them. I play MOBAs daily, along with millions of other gamers worldwide. One MOBA that appeared on my radar over a year ago was Epic Game’s Paragon. At first glance, I thought Epic was demonstrating Unreal 4 Engine’s potential for building MOBA games; not an actual …

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REVIEW: A Robot Named Fight

A Robot Named Fight!  releases on Steam today, a new metroidvania game that goes beyond giving homages to the games that defined the genre. In fact, the similarities can be a too striking at times. That could be good, because who could hate a game that reminds them of a …

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