ELEX Review

ELEX Developer: Piranha Bytes Publisher: THQ Nordic Format: PC (Reviewed) Release Date: 17 Oct 2017 Price: $49.99USD – Available Here Overview ELEX starts off with an interesting setting, mixing the old and new. Medieval and technological. Magic and raw steel. Already a ticket to success if that would be all that it takes for a decent RPG game. So let’s delve deeper to see if the setti...

Dungeon Crawler Battle Chasers: Nightwar Launches on PC, PS4, and Xbox One

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The Guild 3 Launches on Steam Early Access

THQ Nordic has released The Guild 3 early access preview on Steam and GOG. The game is the latest chapter in the long running medieval life simulator. The Guild 3 lets players establish their own family dynasty that will work their way up from being humble peasants to powerful merchants who command power and respect from the society around them. Players will be able to join organizations like the ...

ELEX Release Date and Cinematic Trailer Revealed

Piranha Bytes and THQ Nordic announced that their action RPG ELEX will launch on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows on October 17, 2017. A special Collector’s Edition will also be released at the same time, containing the following items: A 10-inch-high figurine of an Alb Mage A 2-inch amulet in the form of a combat drone A cloth map, showing the world of Magalan The original score on CD A...

Lock’s Quest Remaster Launches on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One

I have fond memories of Lock’s Quest on the Nintendo DS. While it lacked some of the star power as Nintendo’s first party franchises, I thought it was a well put together tower defense game that put a new spin on the long running genre. It still sits on my list of recommended DS titles. Today, THQ Nordic and Digital Continue released the remastered version of Lock’s Quest for PC,...

Darksiders III Coming in 2018

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New Prologue Trailer Released for ELEX

THQ Nordic and Piranha Bytes released a brand new trailer for their upcoming sci-fi/fantasy RPG ELEX today. The new trailer introduces viewers to the events leading up to the game. ELEX is set on the planet Madalan, where a comet caused massive earthquakes that destroyed the cities and the people who lived in them. Now the survivors scrape by in a brand new environment. The comet brought the resou...

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Darksiders: Warmastered Edition Announced

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