Paris, France – DotEmu, developer and publisher specializing in modern releases of beloved retro games, and Lizardcube, are thrilled to reveal an exciting new feature in our Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap remake: the “Retro” Feature.
Ontario, CANADA – Developer Creative Bytes has released an exciting new gameplay trailer and screenshots from their upcoming adventure-platformer, Embers of Mirrim. The new trailer focuses on in-game action, with the lead character, Mirrim, dashing, diving, dividing and merging its way through various puzzles and battles as it fights to save its world from an invasion. Embers of Mirrim is set for a 2017 release for Windows PC, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system.
MONTRÉAL, CANADA – Today, Square Enix and Eidos-Montréal announced that Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – A Criminal Past, the second DLC story mission for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, is now available on Xbox Live, PlayStation Network, and online stores.
FROM THE ALPS TO ALASKA, FREE UPDATE FOR STEEP EXPANDS ITS MASSIVE OPEN WORLD
SAN FRANCISCO — Today, Ubisoft announced that the Alaska add-on content for Steep is now available for free on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and Windows PC. With this new update, players can now ski, snowboard, wingsuit and paraglide through a new open world region, Alaska.
Don’t Miss Your Chance to Get Hands-on Time with Aaero @ GDC 2017
Twain Harte, CA – The merrymaking madmen of indie micro-studio Mad Fellows today released a new trailer from their upcoming aerial-combo-music title – Aaero. The new in-game footage shows off multiple levels, enemies, action, and amazing bosses, all of which you’ll face off against when Aaero hits PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC this spring. Grab or stream the trailer and treat your eyes and ears to the awesome action (and bumpin’ beats) that will make Aaero a unique addition to every gamer’s library.
Tickets on Sale Today for Activity-filled Event Dedicated to the Warframe Community
LONDON, ON – Independent game developer and publisher Digital Extremes today announced plans and ticket sale dates for its second annual Warframe conference, TennoCon 2017. Building on the incredible success of last year’s sold-out event that drew players (known as Tenno) from around the world, TennoCon 2017 will take place on Saturday, July 8, in the heart of Digital Extremes’ hometown of London, Ontario, at the London Convention Center. Digital Extremes aims to double last year’s charity donation of nearly $75,000 and is pledging a portion of the event’s ticket sales to a soon-to-be announced charity.
Retro-Inspired Collectathon Platformer to be Showcased at GDC 2017 in Partnership with Xbox, Nintendo, Unreal and Indie MEGABOOTH
Sheffield, United Kingdom – Independent developer Sumo Digital, the studio behind AAA blockbusters Sonic & All-Stars Racing: Transformed and LittleBigPlanet 3, today announced that Snake Pass, its slithery physics platformer, will be available for $19.99, £16.99 and €19.99 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC on March 28th in North America and March 29th in Europe. Sumo Digital have also released the debut episode of its video dev diary series – The Story of Snake Pass – where creator Seb Liese discusses Snake Pass’ humble beginnings from an internal game jam project, through development, to its first consumer demo at EGX Rezzed in 2016.
The award-winning puzzle platformer SHIFT HAPPENS has wobbled its way onto Steam, Xbox One, and a number of other online retailers today
Published by Deck13 and developed by Klonk Games, Shift Happens — best played with a friend or significant other — offers players a hearty challenge through 40 levels and four unique worlds filled with traps and puzzles.
BadLand Games and SWDTech Games have joined forces to release 16-bit noir-themed RPG Pixel Noir in Q1 2018
Incorporating a highly-stylized noir aesthetic — and inspired by Japanese RPG classics such as Chrono Trigger, Final Fantasy, and EarthBound — Pixel Noir puts you in the shoes of a cop-turned-private-eye after a 10-year prison stint. An investigation gone awry at an abandoned hospital has left your partner dead, the hospital in ashes, and you behind bars for a crime you didn’t commit. Chasing down lost pets and beating the scum of Pinnacle City is just enough to stir the voices and visions that plague you every night… With your sanity at stake, how can you afford not to take the opportunity to clear your name?
Increased Level Cap, Powerful Weapon, Improved Fishing Gear and MoreLOS ANGELES (Feb. 21, 2017) – The FINAL FANTASY XV “Booster Pack +” DLC, first announced at last month’s 30th Anniversary Celebration Event, is now available to all Season Pass holders. The “Booster Pack +” contains powerful items that give players a potent combat advantage and improve their angling skills.
These items include:
- Ragnarok – A single handed sword allowing players to perform a powerful Warp-strike attack
- Dragon Drain – A fishing rod that suppresses the movement of fish, making harder fish easier to catch
- Avior – A reel that can pull in fish with greater strength by taking off more HP the lower the line durability falls
In another new update released this week, two new music tracks from the upcoming action-RPG NieR: Automata (“Song of the Ancients/Destiny,” “Weight of the World”) have been added to the music player in FINAL FANTASY XV, letting players enjoy the atmosphere of the game’s world while driving the Regalia, walking around or riding a chocobo®. Several other additions and improvements include: