Xeodrifter Review

Xeodrifter Review

Aug 30, 2015

Space: a frontier.   Have you ever gone back to an old favorite game, and wished that it was your first time playing it again? Or perhaps more accurately, have you ever wished for a whole new experience that feels like that one you love, but isn’t the same? If so, you’ve probably at least occasionally dipped into the flood of nostalgia-fueled...

Shovel Knight Amiibo Announced by Yacht Club Games

Shovel Knight Amiibo Announced by Yacht Club Games

Aug 29, 2015

Dig another hole in your wallet.   After being teased by writers from various game media websites on Twitter, Yacht Club Games yesterday unveiled an official Shovel Knight Amiibo. The new collectible has apparently been developed by Yacht Club on their own, with approval and support from Nintendo. Whether this will lead to a trend of third parties...

Layers of Fear Early Access Trailer Paints with Blood

Layers of Fear Early Access Trailer Paints with Blood

Aug 27, 2015

Layers of Fear is a twisted art piece, now available in rough sketch form. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be inside the mind of Jack Nicholson’s character from The Shining, as it slowly unravels into madness? Well, replace the medium of writing with that of painting, and you have the offerings of indie studio Bloober Team, in their new...

Batman: Arkham Knight Novelization Review

Batman: Arkham Knight Novelization Review

Aug 26, 2015

Video game novelizations: the best thing since fanfiction.   Folks, I’m going to start this review off by removing the cowl and talking a little bit about myself, out from under the superhero identity of “video game journalist man.” While I love video games, they’re far from my only passion. I know that for a lot of video game enthusiasts, the...

Naoto Cuts Loose in Persona 4: Dancing All Night

Naoto Cuts Loose in Persona 4: Dancing All Night

Aug 20, 2015

It seems the detective prince has a mystery to solve on the dance floor. In Persona 4: Dancing All Night, the cast of beloved JRPG Persona 4 face a new trial. They’ve proven themselves as masters of demons, but can they hold up as masters of footwork? Naoto Shirogane joins the rest of the cast on the dancefloor, and although closed-off in her normal...