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Dar Ger is not a novice or a pro - he is the "Middle Gamer." He's a sucker for every Souls-like available, but can get you started on every genre you desire to try.

Shovel Knight developer announces Cyber Shadow, coming January 2021

Cyber Shadow
Cyber Shadow is an 8-bit action platformer with hints of what looks like Metroidvania. It is developed by Mechanical Head Studios and published by Yacht Club Games, developers of the legendary platformer Shovel Knight. Thanks to a brand new Cyber Shadow trailer, we get a shiny and official release date - January 26, 2021. Enjoy some retro action that looks...

James Bond is coming back to the playable screen in Project 007

Project 007
After a long wait of nine years, fans will finally get a new James Bond game thanks to Hitman developer IO Interactive. The new game, called Project 007, won't be based on any of the movies. Instead, it will feature an original story. The developer released a short teaser video that is a cool take on the iconic James Bond...

Morbid: The Seven Acolytes is a gothic 2D Souls-like with hideous bosses

Morbid: The Seven Acolytes
Morbid: The Seven Acolytes is a horror fantasy isometric action RPG, developed by Still Running and published by Merge Games. The game finds inspiration in both Lovecraftian horror and Cronenbergian gore. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VXYQuKHo8_g You will play as the last Striver of Dibrom, tasked with the sacred duty of defeating the Seven Acolytes and freeing the kingdom from their reign of terror. Face...

Hammerting goes into Early Access so let’s start digging

Hammerting is a dwarven mining colony simulator set in a fantasy world, developed by Warpzone Studios and published by Team17 Digital. The game just entered Early Access on Both Steam and the Epic Store, so it's time to explore The Mountains of Mara and sharpen our resources management skills. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krYXiuREU6Q The surface world wages war against evil, and the need for precious...

Monster Sanctuary is escaping early access in December

Monster Sanctuary
Monster Sanctuary is a combination of Metroidvania and a monster-taming game developed by Moi Rai Games, a crew of only two people. After five years in development and a long time in Early Access - Monster Sanctuary is almost ready to launch on PC and consoles. The final version of Monster Sanctuary will be available on PC, Switch, PlayStation 4,...

Repentance is the next mega expansion of The Binding of Isaac

The Binding of Isaac Repentance
After years of waiting it's finally coming! The Binding of Isaac developer, Edmund McMillen, announced the game's next mega expansion is going to be the long-rumored Repentance. It's been about a year since McMillen's last project The Legend of Bumbo was released. It seems the developer is now ready to return and close the chapter on The Binding of Isaac...

GRIME is the next Souls-like you’re going to get sucked into

GRIME is an upcoming Metroidvania action-RPG developed by Clover Bite and published by Akupara games. It was revealed during Gamescom 2020 with a gameplay trailer that shows a lot of its promising features. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BUJ5NYOO7Pg&ab_channel=AkuparaGames A weird unknown material collapses in on itself and starts pulling in everything, like a black hole. Eventually, you come into existence in the dark and gritty...

Graven brings back the spirit of Hexen 2 to PC and consoles in 2021

Graven is THE answer to the lot of us who are still waiting for a Hexen 2 sequel. It is a dark fantasy action game inspired by the legendary first-person shooters and immersive sims of the '90s. Developed by Slipgate Ironworks and published by 3D Realms and 1C Entertainment, the retro shooter was announced recently at Realms Deep 2020 with...

Risk of Rain 2 is coming out of Early Access and shoots for the moon

Risk of Rain 2 launch
After 17 months in Steam Early Access, Risk of Rain 2 is finally ready for a full launch. The final version boasts many new additions to the game, including a new survivor, new items, new monsters, and even a hidden boss. Last year, we crowned Risk of Rain 2 as one of our best games of 2019. It eared that spot for...

Bounty Battle is delayed and won’t be entering the ring this July

Bounty Battle
Publisher Merge Games has announced that Bounty Battle won't make it in time for its original release date of July 23. Instead, the ultimate indie brawler has been delayed to an unknown date. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdOQHQRRHIU The delay is due to developer Dark Screen's desire to release a better product. They feel they still have ways to improve their game, and deliver a...

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