• Kitaria Fables

    First Impressions: Kitaria Fables

    Kitaria Fables is a cutesy dungeon crawler and farming simulator that isn’t out to change the way you experience a genre that has become an indie staple over the past decade or so. It seems more likely to be out to introduce a younger and less experienced audience to the...
  • Psychonauts 2

    Preview: Psychonauts 2

    While Psychonauts has been dormant for nearly two decades, Double Fine’s revival of the series has been a long time coming. Despite not selling well during the game’s initial launch window, Double Fine released Psychonauts on the original Xbox garnering a cult following and has had fans asking for...
  • King's Bounty 2

    First Impressions: King’s Bounty 2

    King’s Bounty II was yet another game delayed from its original release date back in March due to the ongoing covid-19 pandemic. But for fans of the decade-spanning series, a release date of August 4 must feel like nothing for those who have been waiting since 1C released their...
  • House of Ashes

    First Impressions: The Dark Pictures Anthology: House of Ashes

    Supermassive Games is out to keep the candles burning with House of Ashes — the latest instalment in their interactive horror adventure series The Dark Pictures Anthology. I attended a digital press event recently and saw a sneak peek of the game. I can tell you that it would appear the goal...
  • Voidigo

    First Impressions: Voidigo

    At the end of semiwork's promotional video, the tagline is, "One last try, again and again," which should work for every great roguelike title. This genre predicates itself on killing a player again and again but keeping them coming back for more. Voidigo follows this thought faithfully. You're going to...
  • First Impressions: CrossfireX Beta

    Smilegate West’s wildly successful free-to-play shooter franchise is coming exclusively to Xbox One with the latest iteration, CrossfireX. As of June 22 and June 23, it entered closed beta, with open beta launching on June 25 and ending on June 28. With this beta experience came a very brief...