Last month, a playable demo of Yuji Naka’s next project, Balan Wonderworld, was released to the public across all major platforms. Initially, this thrilled me as not only is this sort of … Continue reading Balan Wonderworld Will Get a Day One Patch to Address Demo Feedback
Licensed games are a pocket of the industry that is, by and large, hit-and-miss affairs. I can’t think of any other sector in gaming that has such a wide range … Continue reading TMNT: Shredder’s Revenge is a Throwback to One of the Greatest Licensed Games
I may not be the most prominent anime connoisseur globally, at least not compared to this blog’s founder. However, the success of Demon Slayer was something I couldn’t overlook. Between a good … Continue reading Demon Slayer is Getting its First Video Game Adaptation this Year
It’s hard to imagine now, but there was a time when digital storefronts weren’t flooded with retro revivals. At the time of its original release, Double Dragon Neon was among the few … Continue reading Double Dragon Neon Still Pulls the Punches After Eight Years
When it was released for the NES in 1989, River City Ransom (or Downtown Nekketsu Monogatari in Japan) offered an ambitious blend of arcade beat ’em up, open-world structure, and light RPG elements. It … Continue reading River City Girls (Xbox One,PS4, Switch, PC)
I don’t know about you guys, but as a high school student at the tip of the last decade, Scott Pilgrim was a big thing in many circles. My friends … Continue reading Scott Pilgrim Back from the Digital Graveyard on Switch and PlayStation 4!
Suppose I’ve learned anything at all about my favorite genre over the years. In that case, it’s that smaller developers love to experiment with it. Pairing the platformer with other genres is … Continue reading Platforming and Rice-Farming Get Hitched in XSEED’s Latest Success Story
While some gamers might have passed off free-to-play adventure game Genshin Impact as a “Breath of the Wild” clone or only just “Zelda with Waifus,” the numbers don’t lie. In its first … Continue reading Genshin Impact to Receive Huge Update, Along with PS5 Enhancements at Launch