Video Games

PAX East: Weaponize Zombies In Moving Hazard

by Todd Blackon April 23, 2016
Zombies are generally regulated to the role of being killed by people in various mediums. In fact, it’s the crux of many post-apocalyptic stories. But in a twist, a game called Moving Hazard aims to make zombies not so much a target, but an ally. While it’s true that the game features first-person shooting from […]

PAX East: New Gameplay Trailer For Outlast II Arrives

by Todd Blackon April 23, 2016
Creating fear in any setting is hard, but for a video game it can be incredibly hard. As everything is virtual, and thus the connections to the “real” world can be harder to come by. Thus developers aim for a “scary” environment, or “jump” scares rather than a scary story. It is those criteria that […]

Rumble Coming To River City This Summer On Nintendo

by Alex Beanon April 23, 2016
This summer will be busy for Nintendo as they will be bringing Natsume’s “River City: Tokyo Rumble” to North America and the Nintendo 3DS and the game is currently one of the games Natsume plans to feature as a playable title at the Electronic Entertainment Expo [E3] in Los Angeles in June. Originally launched in […]

PAX East: Furi Is a AAA Boss Fight In An Indie Game

by Todd Blackon April 23, 2016
For indie game companies, it can be hard to make a full fledged game with limited team members and resources. For Emeri Thao and his team at Game Bakers, they decided to just make one aspects of a AAA title, and do it very, very, well. Enter Furi, a fighting game that is all about […]

PAX East: Top-Down Anime Shooter Ruiner Revealed

by Todd Blackon April 23, 2016
Ruiner, a new game developed by Reikon Games, and inspired by both anime and Cyberpunk is playable at PAX East for the first time this weekend. Furthermore, it’s aiming to release this year to PC, Mac and Linux. You can check out the official synopsis below, or get more details on its Steam page. “RUINER […]

PAX East: New Map Added To Friday The 13th Game

by Todd Blackon April 23, 2016
At PAX East, Gun Media, the developers of the upcoming Friday the 13th game, revealed a new map that will be playable for gamers. It is set in the iconic Higgens Haven property that Jason was at during the third and fourth movies. You can see the reveal trailer below: Also though, during the panel […]

PAX EAST: New Tower Defense Game Embers Of War Announced

by Todd Blackon April 23, 2016
A new title from former staff at Blizzard has been unveiled at PAX East. Darkrift Entertainment has revealed Embers Of War, a 3D 1st and 3rd person sci-fi tower defense game. Aside the from the ability to change perspectives, an interesting aspect is that you can choose between one of two completely customizable characters to […]

PAX East: Borderlands 3 Going Into Production Soon

by Todd Blackon April 23, 2016
At the Gearbox Panel yesterday, a number of announcements were made about several upcoming titles including Battleborn and the long wanted Borderlands 3. For those wanting an official confirmation about the games existence, they got it: “It’s no secret. Obviously there is going to be another Borderlands.” Art Director Scott Kester even referred to the […]

PAX East: Battleborn Characters To Be Featured In Rock Band 4

by Todd Blackon April 23, 2016
In clearly the weirdest announcement from PAX East so far, the unusual grouping of Battleborn and Rock Band 4 appears to be happening. During a developer presentation, Gearbox promised that the cast of Battleborn will be coming to the popular rhythm game. As characters like Miko and Thorn have been confirmed to be making cameos. […]

PAX East: Cuphead Gets Easy Mode And Shop

by Todd Blackon April 23, 2016
PAX East marked the first time since E3 2015 that Cuphead has been viewed by audiences. The game wowed at E3 with its old-school Disney style visuals, as well as its brutal difficulty. IGN got to play with Cuphead creator Chad Moldenhauer, who not only gave commentary during the experience, but revealed new details about […]