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PAX East First Impressions – Lichdom: Battlemage

Did that feature image startle you? Well, don’t panic, everything’s under control. No matter how intimidating the foe, Xaviant’s upcoming “first-person caster” known as Lichdom: Battlemage aims to grant you the gift of complete and..

PAX East First Impressions – Dyscourse

Survival games have risen in popularity recently, setting the stage for a number of games that ask players to manage resources, take calculated risks, and find a place to make camp before nightfall. But amidst..

Pax East Preview – FRACT

The initial question FRACT brings up is basic: What is this game even about? The one-sentence answer is, “it’s a music-exploration game”, but what does that mean? Canadian developer Phosfiend Systems brings the player a new..

Archange – Save Jenkins, Save…His Hat

Olivier Philbert is a newcomer to the indie dev scene, and his first game is an app for iPhone and iPad called Archange. In it, you play a guardian angel saddled with the task of protecting..

PAX East First Impressions – IDNA

One of the best parts of the indie community is that it challenges the very essence of gaming. Fresh mechanics and truly innovative (although I hate that that’s become such a buzzword. Between “innovative” and..

Heart Forth, Alicia Has Arrived On Kickstarter

Do you like Metroidvania style games? Do you also happen to like games that look like they are straight out of the ‘90s? Then Heart Forth, Alicia might just be everything you have been looking..

PAX East First Impressions – LAST LIFE

One of the great aspects about going to a convention is that more often than not, the developers of the game are there as well. Couple that with the same developer asking for money to..

PAX East Preview – Epic Arena

Can a game truly capture that delicate balance that entices both experienced gamers, yet welcomes newcomers and casuals? Plenty of companies strive to strike the middle ground, attracting a large crowd of people. The folks..