If you loved Farmville, the game that basically started the rise of casual gaming then you might be interested in life and farming simulator Story of Seasons. This game is the first in a new chapter in the Bokujo Monogatari series which has been re-branded for a Western audience but will continue the...
Squad, the spiritual successor to the wildly popular Project Reality Mod for Battlefield 2 is hitting Steam Early Access on December 15th, 2015. The game has been in closed alpha so far, with pre-orders available for $30 US. With the launch on Steam Early Access, the Founders pre-purchase program will end...
Developer: Blue Byte
Release Date: 3 November 2015
Price: $59.99 USD – Available Here
Anno 2205 is taking the economic simulator series to space. The latest...
Flat Earth Games (Metrocide) announced their upcoming retro styled stealth space trading game will be take modding support a little further than most games. Software mods are common enough these days, but Objects in Space will be supporting all third party controllers, including home made ones. Players...
Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer
Platform: Nintendo 3DS
Release Date: October 3, 2015
Price: $59.95 AUD – Available Here
Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer is a spin-off of Nintendo’s popular Animal Crossing series. It may have some flaws...
Koei Tecmo‘s Western branches had more to announce during Tokyo Game Show than just the localization of Yoru no Nai Kuni, they also decided to announce that Samurai Warriors 4: Empires would also be heading over to North America and Europe in early 2016.
Samurai Warriors 4: Empires was released in...
European gamers often have to wait quite some time before they play certain releases compared to their North American counterparts and it has almost always been the case for anyone who has been a fan of the Harvest Moon series.
Even the most recent, real title in the series Story of Seasons has been given...
Nobunaga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence
Developer: Koei Tecmo
Publisher: Koei Tecmo
Platforms: PC, Playstation 4 (Reviewed)
Release Date: September 4, 2015
Price: PS4 $59.99 Buy Here, Steam $59.99 Buy Here
There are some games that wouldn’t have stood a chance in America without a...
Wargaming is a publisher known for its franchise of combat simulation games such as World Tanks and World of Warplanes. They recently held a launch event for World of Warships, a title developed by Wargaming and Lesta Studio, in Sydney down at Darling Harbour in the National Maritime museum. Your humble...
A Pokemon press conference has just wrapped up in Japan and while we thought there may be several announcements the entire conference was focused entirely on a new mobile game, Pokemon GO.
Pokemon GO is a new iOS and Android title developed by Nintendo, Game Freak and Google start up Niantic. Niantic...
Developer: Team Fractal Alligator
Publisher: Surprise Attack
Release Date: 12 August 2015
Price: $9.99 USD – Available Here
Hacknet was originally conceived in a 48-hour game jam that...
While Koei Tecmo is planning on releasing Nobunaga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence on September 1st for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PC the company is planning on giving those picking up the PC version of the game through Steam a bit of a bonus.
For one week after launch Nobunaga’s Ambition:...
While most of the games that Koei Tecmo produces involving historical figures focus almost entirely on destroying thousands of soldiers and laying waste to entire empires, Nobunaga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence gives players a few other options to try besides swinging a sword around to try and sway...
It’s press day at gamescom 2015, which means it’s only industry allowed inside the Cologne game show today. Luckily, we’ve got all the trailers Ubisoft is releasing today for their biggest 2015 releases.
Although Colossal Order’s Cities: Skylines was released for the PC back in March it quickly stole any spotlight that the dreary SimCity may have once had by including mostly everything fans wanted without the extra hassles of SimCity and it seems that Microsoft wants some of that shine on their...
I had a chance to check out Life is Feudal while I was at E3 this year. The game is an interesting survival, simulation, sandbox game with surprising depth. I had the opportunity to sit down with the CEO of Bitbox Ltd.; Vladimir Piskunov. Our conversation was quite interesting as it ranged from topics...
In recent memory, there appears to have been a deluge of survival games with players trying to survive everything from plane crashes to dinosaurs. Amongst contemporary entries we find examples like The Forest and Don’t Starve we see examples in which, although the style might be different, the goal...
The official blog for Four Leaf Studio’s Katawa Shoujo has just revealed that the artist weee, who was one of the main artists for the visual novel, will be releasing a new Katawa Shoujo art book called Dangerous. The book will feature her full colour illustrations and guest artwork by Doomfest,...
Harvest Moon: The Lost Valley
Publisher: Rising Star Games
Platform: Nintendo 3DS
Release Date: June 20, 2015
Price: $59.95 AUD – Available Here / $27.62 USD – Available Here
When Nintendo described this game as having “streamlined controls”, it seemed like a...
Developer: Natsume Atari
Publisher: Bandai Namco
Platforms: Playstation 4 (Reviewed), Playstation 3
Release Date: July 14, 2015
Price: $59.99 USD – Available Here
There are very few franchises that have had the longevity and wealth of Godzilla. Just saying the name for some brings...
Today Koei Tecmo has released a slew of new screenshots, a handful of new gameplay clips, and new battle details for Nobunaga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence which is set to be released on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PC on September 1st in North America and September 4th in Europe.
Most of these...
It seems that despite having a different title than fans of the core series would be familiar with, Story of Seasons still did incredibly well as XSEED has announced that not only has the title sold more than 100,000 units so far in North America but that it is also their fastest selling game ever released....
Card Hunter is making the leap from browsers to Steam this month. Developers Blue Manchu will be releasing a free standalone client for Windows and Mac, which will work alongside the existing browser client.
All versions of the game will be getting the “Expedition to the Sky Citadel” expansion...
Developer: Tale of Tales
Publisher: Tale of Tales
Platforms: Windows PC (Reviewed), Mac, Linux/SteamOS
Release Date: May 21, 2015
Price: $19.99 (Available Here)
There have been many, many, many games of, about, and taking place within war. Games in which players mimic soldiers on...
The Japanese translation team for Katawa Shoujo will be returning to Comiket this year, and hard copies of the game will be available for purchase at their table. If you can get to Tokyo Big Sight on Sunday, August 16, consider checking out Comiket 88 and heading over to east hall 2, space T-30a.
Earlier today Nintendo announced a new set of Amiibos that will be hitting stores in September. The first set of Amiibos happen to be three different Mii Fighters, one for each class, while the second set features mostly classic Nintendo icons.
These Amiibos happen to be R.O.B., Duck Hunt, Mr. Game &...