Spaghetti Western-Inspired Isometric Shooter Kicks Off 12-Week Content Update Program, Starting With the New Tanky Gordo, 3v3 Game Mode, and More
VANCOUVER – June 2, 2015 – Switchblade Monkeys is back in the saddle: the independent studio that brought the stylized Wild West-inspired isometric shoot-em-up Secret Ponchos to PS4 in 2014 has embarked on an ambitious content update program for the title’s Steam Early Access build. Once a week for twelve weeks building up to their summer launch, Switchblade Monkeys will release major content updates, including new game modes, never-before-seen characters, tweaked and enhanced game mechanics, and more. You can get a preview of what’s to come in the 12 Weeks ‘Till Showdown trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vzoGgNmC4R4. Continue reading Secret Ponchos Bringing the Big Guns on Steam Early Access: 12 Weeks ‘Till Showdown Announced
Tricky, Multi-faceted Side-scrolling Action Game Released on a Full Spectrum of Platforms
SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica – May 12, 2015 – Fair Play Labs, an independent developer from Costa Rica, today released Color Guardians, a new action title where side-scrolling action meets tricky, multi-faceted obstacles and objectives. The game is available today in the Americas for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, the PlayStation®Vita portable entertainment system, Windows, and Mac PCs, with a release in Europe to follow soon. The game is one of the first PS4 games to be released from a developer in Latin America. Color Guardians is available to download now from PSN and Steam on all platforms for $14.99.
Enter the fast-paced world of Color Guardians in a new launch trailer: https://youtu.be/lyy_AWp399E Continue reading Color Guardians Now Available on PS4, Vita, PC and Mac
Live Event on June 16 Celebrates the Games, Tech and People Behind PC Gaming’s Golden Age; Cliff Bleszinski, Blizzard Entertainment, Cloud Imperium Games, Dean Hall and Tripwire Interactive to Appear
AMD, Bohemia Interactive and Digital Storm to Sponsor
LOS ANGELES — April 30, 2015 — “AMD Presents The PC Gaming Show Powered by PC Gamer,” a first-of-its-kind event for developers, publishers, hardware companies, press and fans, will take place in Los Angeles on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Presented by AMD, organized by PC Gamer, and streamed live in partnership with Twitch from the Belasco Theater, the show will bring the PC gaming community together under one roof for breaking news and perspective from some of the biggest names in the industry. Hosted by Sean ‘Day’ Plott, the first announced participants of the show include Dean Hall (DayZ), Blizzard Entertainment, Cliff Bleszinski (Boss Key Productions) and Cloud Imperium Games (Star Citizen). Continue reading PC Takes Center Stage in LA During E3 With The PC Gaming Show
GRIN Studio’s cinematic fable – set to release on March 17th – is available on Steam Early Access starting today.
ANTWERP, Belgium – Jan. 27, 2015 — Following a successful Kickstarter campaign last summer GRIN Studios has been hard at work on its first PC title Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries, a cinematic fable featuring a vengeful Red Riding Hood, scheduled for release on March 17, 2015. Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries launched on Steam Early Access* today [http://store.steampowered.com/app/281940], supported by a new trailer featuring in-game footage. Continue reading Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries Out Now On Early Access
The Hit Couch Co-op Platformer Approaches One Million Downloads Following October Console Launches
QUEBEC CITY – November 12, 2014 – Frima today announced that couch co-op platformer Chariot is now available on Steam, following its PlayStation 4 and Xbox One releases earlier this fall. In Chariot, a princess and her fiancé venture deep into the royal catacombs to find a final resting place worthy of His Majesty. Featuring stunning environments and a wealth of challenges along the ride, Chariot tests players’ wits and teamwork in order to survive their perilous journey. Chariot is a finalist for eight awards, including Game of the Year, at The Canadian Videogame Awards being held November 21.
Continue reading A Journey Worth Dying For: Award-nominated Chariot Releases on Steam Today
Surrealist Puzzle Game Lets Players Navigate an Escher-Inspired Dreamscape
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Sept. 30, 2014 – OUYA today announced that, following successful Android, iOS and PC launches, the IGF Student Showcase-winning surrealist puzzler Back to Bed is coming to OUYA on October 7 for $3.99. Back to Bed is like a fever dream of Salvador Dali on sleeping pills: the lines that comprise your world bend and twist into impossible shapes; a strange, inhuman voice yowls cryptic messages in your direction; and nothing is ever as it seems. Continue reading Rise and Shine: Back to Bed is Coming to OUYA October 7
Frima Unveils New Trailer for the Gorgeous Couch Co-op Platformer
QUEBEC CITY – September 23, 2014 – Frima Studio today announced that couch co-op platformer Chariot will arrive on PlayStation 4 on September 30, 2014 in North America and October 22, 2014 in EU territories. It will launch worldwide for Xbox One on October 1, 2014, with launch dates for Wii U and Steam to be revealed soon. In Chariot, a princess and her fiancé descend through the royal catacombs in order to find a burial place worthy of His Majesty. By using carefully selected power-ups and relying on their wits, players must learn how to solve each challenge ahead in order to proceed on the journey of an afterlife.
Continue reading Chariot Rides Onto Next-Gen Consoles Starting September 30
Spearhead Games’ communally-developed MOBA-inspired sports game enters alpha, adds major updates
MONTREAL – August 18, 2014 – Spearhead Games today announced that the world’s first MOSA, Arena: Cyber Evolution (ACE), formerly Project Cyber, is now available on Steam Early Access. Yes, you read that sentence right: ACE is a Multiplayer Online Sport Arena, a physics-based game where super-powered champions vie for power in a 3-vs-3 soccer-inspired battle of wits and twitch reflexes. After 22 weeks of round-the-clock development guided by the game’s active community of over 90,000 players, this MOSA has evolved from a conceptually compelling prototype to a fully functional, mechanically sound gameplay experience.
Continue reading E-Sports Get a Cyberpunk Makeover: Arena: Cyber Evolution, the World’s First MOSA, is Now Available on Steam Early Access