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My Brother Rabbit is a wondrous adventure game for the whole family

My Brother Rabbit
My Brother Rabbit is a unique adventure game with hand-painted graphics and personality for days, developed by indie studio Artifex Mundi. We play as a cute but cranky rabbit, the star of a story a little boy tells his sick sister to help her deal with her illness. The titular rabbit leaves his cozy, underground home to help his friend, a...

The original Valkyria Chronicles invades Nintendo Switch

Valkyria Chronicles, the first game in the tactical RPG series, is getting a Switch version. Switch players can purchase a digital copy of Valkyria for $20, starting October 16. This version comes with all the DLC from the PlayStation 3 version. Here is a glimpse of the game: https://youtu.be/pimPq-oWY4s Valkyria Chronicles portrays a somewhat fantastical version of WWII. You play as a squad of colorful...

Lego DC Super-Villains lets you make your own outlandish baddie

Lego DC Super-Villains
I love the Tt Games Lego series since I've played the original Lego Star Wars, and as a geek, I always enjoy exploring the various fandoms in the cute co-op action-adventure series. It's no surprise that I was happy to get my hands on a playable demo of Lego DC Super-Villains. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVgg1W-SWCg For a very long time, the Lego games had you...

Team Sonic Racing offers a fresh look on both racing and Sonic

Team Sonic Racing Gamescom demo
Team Sonic Racing is the next entry in the Sonic racing game series and successor to the critically acclaimed Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed. The game has been teased back in SXSW 2018 and received a reveal trailer at E3 2018. At Gamescom 2018, I got the opportunity to sit down with Derek Littlewood from Sumo Digital and play the Team Sonic...

The Hong Kong Massacre is a hard-boiled twin-stick shooter straight from the ’90s

The Hong Kong Massacre
It's the year 1992, and the Triad is raising havoc in the streets of Hong Kong. You take the role of a former police officer out seeking vengeance for his partner who was brutally killed by the Triad. You now know enough to start playing The Hong Kong Massacre, a new top-down, twin-stick shooter which takes its inspiration from Hong Kong...

The 6 best games of Gamescom 2018

Best Games of Gamescom 2018
Gamescom 2018 was one hell of a convention. There were so many fantastic games to see, play - and most importantly, write and talk about. Just like every year, we singled out the best games we could get our hands on, both around the show floor and behind closed doors. Here are the 20 nominees for GamersPack "Best of Show...

In Children of Morta, a family who fights together sticks together

Children of Morta
While enjoying and exploring Gamescom 2018, we had a nice conversation with 11 bit studios about the various titles they plan to bring to Nintendo Switch. Children of Morta, a hack and slash title combining roguelike dungeon crawler, pixel art, and rich story, is one of them. As opposed to other roguelike games, Children of Morta emphasizes its story from...

Ape Out is a perfect combination of action, rhythm and angry primates

Ape Out gamescom 2018
You are an ape, an orange ape to be exact. You run down corridors while punching people to death and trying not to get shot. That's the simple premise of indie game Ape Out. It’s fast, and it’s fun, and it’s freaking bananas. The game is developed by one person - Gabe Cuzzillo. I got to sit down with Cuzzillo at...

Gris is a beautiful platformer, where every moment is a surreal, living painting

Gris
I first heard of Gris a few days ago, when Devolver Digital posted this beautiful gif on Twitter. Since then, I've been looking for every piece of information I could find about the platformer. Gris is the debut title of Nomada Studio, an indie studio based in Barcelona. It's been in development for a while but was just picked up...

Dead Cells review: Death is only the beginning

Dead Cells features a great sense of progress and responsive combat. Better soundtrack and enemy designs would have made it even greater. If at first you don't succeed, die, die again. Dead Cells is a new experience every time you die, with "death as progress" being the general guiding principle. It's incredibly fun every time. It's been in Steam Early Access for...

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