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PAX East 2018: Genesis Alpha One Hands-on

If you like sci-fi games, farming simulators, roguelikes, and first person shooters, chances are you will love Genesis Alpha One. Developed by Radiation Blue, this ambitious title blends the best of all these g...

PAX East 2018: Rend preview

One of the biggest titles we go to see at PAX East wasn’t one we were able to play but simply a game that we watched in action. Developed by Frostkeep Studios, Rend is an upcoming survival game that combines co...

PAX East 2018: Hyper Jam Hands-on

Hyper Jam caught our eyes at PAX East as it stood out as one of the many multiplayer games we just wanted to keep playing. Developed by Bit Dragon, this stylish twin-stick arena brawler pits two to four players...

PAX East 2018: Planet Alpha Hands-on

Planet Alpha is a beautiful platformer that takes place on a mysterious alien planet. The demo we played at PAX East didn’t present a story or any clues as to what we were in for, but the experience was one tha...

PAX East 2018: Antigraviator Hands-on

Fans of breakneck speeds are sure to enjoy Antigraviator, Cybernetic Walrus’s sleek futuristic racer gives a whole new meaning to the phrase “pretty fast”. In fact, the developers did away with a speed cap mean...

PAX East 2018: Joggernauts Hands-on

Unlike most party games where friends go head to head to see who comes out on top, Space Mace’s Joggernauts puts teamwork at the forefront of survival. We found this out the hard way when we went hands-on with ...

PAX East 2018: Guacamelee! 2 Hands-on

Drinkbox's Mexican-inspired Metroidvania goodness returns in Guacamelee! 2 and brings with it even more characters, colorful settings, and, yes, chickens! We had a chance to try out a demo of the game at PAX Ea...

PAX Prime: Clandestine Preview

There were many great games showcased at PAX Prime this past weekend in Seattle, Washington. Because of these games, from the highly anticipated “Halo 5: Guardians, to “Street Fighter 5”, “Tearaway”, “Assass...

Preview: Catlateral Damage

Have you ever had one of those days where you just need to cause as much mayhem as possible? Enter Catlateral Damage, a first person simulator where you play as an adorable kitty running around knocking down an...

Early Access Spotlight: Rust

Rust is a survival game with a crafting system, a building system, pve, pvp, and a wide range of possible ways to interact with other players. You wake up on an island, stark naked, with a rock and a torch, or ...

Early Access Spotlight: The Long Dark

First in a series of articles about Steam Early Access Titles. The Long Dark is a recent title to take the Early Access route on Steam where consumers get the opportunity to pick up the game and play through...

PAX East 2015: Best Indie Games

This weekend I was away at PAX East, getting a chance to check out some of the things that are just around the corner for gamers. This year there were plenty of the big companies there: Square Enix, Nintendo, M...
The latest in the Metal Gear franchise looks to be a refreshing addition to the series with fresh mechanics like a dynamic weather system

The Most Anticipated Games of 2015

By Grant Bickelhaupt and Wolff Vorhoff We will remember 2014 as a good year for gaming, bar some Triple A titles with disastrous releases. However is not the time to look back but to look forward at the year...