Home Tags Preview

Tag: Preview

Cris Tales preview: JRPG elements, time control, and beautiful symmetry

cris tales exploration
Cris Tales isn't just a game for people with my very particular tastes in UI, character design, and colorful graphics. It's a unique experience in which you play a girl that can control time. It's a role-playing game with choices and consequences. It's a crafted love letter to games like Chrono Trigger and Final Fantasy.

Gloomwood preview: Immersive stealth with a little shotgun action

Gloomwood demo
Gloomwood is described as "Thief with guns" and that's a pretty fair description. You sneak around a dark, Victorian city and dispatch your enemies with a sword to the back, or a shotgun blast to the face. "Thief," of course, refers to the classic stealth series by the same name. If you ever played...

In Sound Mind preview: Oh, the psychological horror

In Sound Mind preview
As a horror fan, I was glad to discover a new psychological horror title during the PlayStation 5 event, in between the announcements on Horizon 2 and a new Spider-Man game. That horror title is In Sound Mind, by the developer with the most original name ever - We Create Stuff. I grew up...

Shadow Arena turns Black Desert Online into a free-to-play Battle Royale

Shadow Arena preview
Black Desert Online, the South Korean massively multiplayer online RPG, used to have a PvP minigame where players could fight in a closed arena. That very minigame is now becoming its own separate game called Shadow Arena. The new Battle Royale is available to play for free on Steam, in Early Access.

Bake ‘n Switch preview: Baking and fighting together

Who doesn't love cooking together? Especially when the little buns you are baking are just the cutest things in the world that beg to be put into the oven? In Bake 'n Switch, the upcoming party game from Streamline Media, this is precisely what you'll be doing. And like in similar games, such as Overcooked, it too...

Everspace 2 preview: Fast-paced action mixed with RPG and space sim

Everspace 2 preview
Everspace 2, the sequel to the space shooter Everspace, was announced in October of last year. The game launched as a Kickstarter project and reached its goal of $500,000 within three days. As promised to backers, developer Rockfish delivered a short preview that explores the early stages of the game. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I-LNiZxsY7s&t=

Dreamscaper preview: Proof your nightmares can be lots of fun

Dreamscaper
Dreamscaper throws you again and again into a nightmare you need to fight through to wake up. It tells the story of a faceless creepy girl named Cassidy, who falls into a nightmare every time she goes to sleep. But unlike regular nightmares, here she gets weapons and magic to fight back.

Deathtrap Dungeon Early Access preview: An interactive book is still a book

Deathtrap Dungeon Early Access preview
The Fighting Fantasy book series captured my imagination as a kid - Deathtrap Dungeon, especially. It was my doorway into tabletop RPGs like Dungeons and Dragons which I still play to this day. As a kid, I played through every possible path in this choose your own adventure book, which is why I was...

ScourgeBringer Early Access preview: A furious ball of destruction

scourgebringer
The ancient war machines standing in my way are no match for me. I jump, dash, slash, and slice, and within a few seconds, they are in pieces. I blaze on from room to room until I miscalculate, and a blast to the face kills me. "No worries," I think to myself as I buy some upgrades...

Neko Ghost, Jump! preview: Puzzle-platformer that will change your perspective

Neko Ghost, Jump!
In Neko Ghost, Jump!, you leap, go invisible like a ghost, shift your perspective, and do whatever it overpower the Ghost Pirate Dogs and save your loved ones. You might first think that Neko Ghost, Jump! is just another 2D platformer. But that will instantly change when you shift the game perspective to 3D...

Latest Articles