Project 1v1 – Gearbox’s Not So Little Secret

By Zatheera 25 April 2018 *This game is currently under a limited non-disclosure agreement, which allows discussion about the game but no screenshots or videos.* For those that love Gearbox Games it’s exciting to discover that they’re working on their own PVP based product with deck building elements. I myself am a fan of many…

Focus. Fire. Freeze.

By Zatheera, 13 October 2017 For most shooters, being the fastest gun in town is a great thing. The person with the best reflexes, aim and quickest trigger finger typically wins. It’s not so much the case when it comes to Superhot VR –, other than the part about having a good aim of course….

Orwell: “Do You Believe in Coincidence?”

By Zatheera, 28 July 2017 Orwell is yet another game that had originally caught my eye due to one of Mike Laidlaw’s Indie Saturdays streams (VA11-HALL-A being the first I reviewed after seeing it on his stream was ). I had put it on my wishlist and purchased it at 50% off during the Steam…

VA-11 HALL-A: Cyberpunk Bartender Action

By Zatheera, 17 June 2017 Time to Mix Drinks and Save Lives! I’ve wanted to try VA-11 HALL-A: Cyberpunk Bartender Action ever since I’d watched Mike Laidlaw stream it on twitch (where I go by a different handle) during one of his Indie Saturday streams. I’m not sure why I didn’t buy it right off…

Thimbleweed Park: Welcome to PunTown

By Zatheera, 26 May 2017 Thimbleweed Park is a point-and-click adventure game published by Terrible Toybox LTD as well as designed and developed by Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick, often recognized for their previous works with LucasArt Games; such as Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion. The two admired the charm, simplicity, and innocence of the adventure…

For the King: Lay Down Your Life, Honor and Pride

By Zatheera, 21 April 2017 “For the King” is a turn-based game developed by the talented group from IronOak Games. It is a challenging RPG and a roguelike adventure that is played out on a generated hex board. It requires you to use your brain to strategize how you’ll survive long enough to complete your…

iO: Finding the Right Fit

By Zatheera, 17 February 2017 The abstract physics platformer iO is developed by Gamious’s ‘Team Extra’. It involves using your physics knowledge and basic logic skills to solve puzzles in interesting ways. Your aim is to manipulate the size of a matter defying ball to make your way through various puzzles and reach the green…

Moon Hunters: Beautiful Bedtime Stories

By Zatheera, 26 November 2016 Moon Hunters: Beautiful Bedtime Stories I first spotted Moon Hunters at Pax Prime 2016 just as I was walking past their booth to go meet up with some friends on another floor. Kitfox games’ top down RPG caught my eye, so I paused to grab a card and make a note…

Subtly Submerged in Scenery

By Zatheera, 22 July 2016 When your planet looks a lot more like Waterworld and is populated with crazy coral creatures and various other wildlife, you’d think you were moments away from becoming some aquatic leviathan’s lunch. That of course, couldn’t be farther from the truth since Submerged is a combat-free game, created by the…