• Returnal

    Review: Returnal

    Housemarque has delivered its finest title to date and while it may not be for everyone, when the clicks, it is impossible to put down. Returnal offers a satisfying loop strengthened by a sense of discovery that few games offer....
  • Returnal

    Preview: Returnal

    Everything Housemarque has done up to this point has left a mark on the gameplay. #Returnal offers a satisfying loop strengthened by a sense of discovery that few games like Metroid and Hades offer....
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    Housemarque’s Returnal Has Gone Gold

    Sony Interactive Entertainment and developer Housemarque announced that the upcoming third-person roguelike Returnal has gone gold ahead of its April 30, 2021 launch date. Returnal has finally gone GOLD!!! A huge thanks to everyone on the team at Housemarque, PlayStation Studios, and all the other teams involved. We can't...
  • Returnal

    Returnal Delayed to April 30

    Sony and Housemarque have announced that Returnal has been delayed by one month. The news arrives from PlayStation’s Twitter account and confirms the new date of April 30, 2021. “Sony Interactive Entertainment and Housemarque have made the decision to move the release date in order to give the team...
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    Here’s a Look at Combat in Returnal

    Housemarque is continuing its push to launch day with more news on the upcoming Returnal. Speaking on the PlayStation Blog, Harry Krueger Creative Director on the project took some time to talk about the game’s combat. Kreuger mentions that the upcoming PlayStation 5 title will blend game styles. If...
  • Returnal

    Housemarque’s Returnal is Creepy as Hell

    As part of the initial reveal segment during June’s PlayStation 5 Future of Gaming Showcase, we confirmed that small but exciting developer Housemarque was working on a new game. If you aren’t familiar with the studio, they’ve created some really excellent titles, including Resogun, Alienation, Nex Machina, and Matterfall....
  • Housemarque Licenses Unreal Engine 4

    Housemarque, the studio behind some of the more intense twin-stick shooters in recent memory, have licensed Unreal Engine 4 for an upcoming, soon-to-be-announced title. The veteran studio of over 20 years has so far built their own game engines technology to create games like Super Stardust HD, Resogun, and...
  • Review: Matterfall

    Housemarque has been around for some time, releasing iconic titles like Super Stardust, Resogun, and most recently, Alienation. Sprinkled between those games are other titles like Nex Machina and Matterfall, a side-scroller, twin-stick shooter.  While light on any story, the action is the star of Matterfall where you take...
  • Matterfall Arrives August 15

    Housemarque is busy at work, with Nex Machina out in the wild and receiving stellar reviews, the developer has its sights set on their next title, Matterfall. As a hero-for-hire, survive high-intensity side-scrolling war zones in vertical cities overrun by mysterious “smart matter”. Weaponize alien tech to destroy enemies...
  • Review: Nex Machina

    Housemarque has consistently proven that as a studio, they are king at twin-stick shooters. They have proven it again and again with titles like Dead Nation and Alienation, a game that my friends and I sunk countless hours into since it released last year. Nex Machina is something special...