Dropsy Preview

Dropsy Preview

Aug 26, 2015

Here’s our hands-on preview of Jay Tholen’s upcoming hug-em-up!     Dropsy is a classic 2D styled point n’ click adventure reminiscent of the many classic 90s Lucasarts titles. However, Dropsy is far more narratively ambitious than any of them. Dropsy’s creative visionary, Jay Tholen, is an experimental artist and musician. Now, with...

Lost Dimension Preview

Lost Dimension Preview

Jul 2, 2015

Save the world and uncover traitors in your ranks in ATLUS and Lancarse’s upcoming apocalyptic SRPG Lost Dimension   We at Hey Poor Player recently went hands-on with Lost Dimension, the upcoming strategy RPG developed by Lancarse and published by ATLUS in North America. The game, which is set to release later this month for the PlayStation 3 and...

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero E3 Demo Preview

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero E3 Demo Preview

Jun 27, 2015

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero shows Shantae’s ability to be half-genie, half-zoo.   Shantae: Half-Genie Hero is the next step forward in the legacy of indie developer WayForward, as the fourth game in a series that began on the Game Boy Color, was brought back to life on DSi, and has become a bellydancing blockbuster success ever since. Shantae:...

Omega Quintet Preview

Omega Quintet Preview

Apr 19, 2015

A new kind of diva   Galapagos RPG and Idea Factory’s debut PlayStation 4 title Omega Quintet is almost upon us. See what this JRPG-idol simulation hybrid has in store for all would-be idolmasters. As Takuto, you serve as the manager of the Verse Maidens, a quintet of idols out to fight an evil known as the “Beep.” The party consists of Otoha, Kyoka,...

Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy Preview

Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy Preview

Apr 17, 2015

Taking our first steps into the abyss in Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy   We at HeyPoorPlayer were lucky enough to recently get our hands on a preview build of NIS America’s upcoming dungeon-delving JRPG Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy, the latest release from Demon Gaze developer Experience. After sinking nearly six hours into the game,...

Preview: Riding Atomic Beats with Fermi’s Path

Preview: Riding Atomic Beats with Fermi’s Path

Apr 4, 2015

Fermi’s Path surfs the subatomic.     Engineered by GameArt Studio, Fermi’s Path follows a subatomic particle hurtling through its tiny universe on a musical path. The game is currently in closed beta, and while this current version doesn’t include every single bit of what the full game will have to offer, it has more than enough...