World of Horror Preview

World of Horror is an adventure-horror game with a presentation inspired by the works of Junji Ito that I was able to play an early build of. Listen to my preview of the game on the Irrational Passions Presents feed!…

IP @ PAX East 2019 – Interviews with Staff and PAX Vibes

The Irrational Passions editorial team went to Pax East 2019. For some its been many times and for others its fairly new. Hear each member of the teams takeaway on why this show is important to them and why its…

Vesuvius Media – Creating an Accessible Board Game Saga

Prior to PAX, I had never heard of the small indie developer from Nova Scotia, Vesuvius Media. Now, after having had the chance to meet and speak with a couple of their game designers, they will be one I keep…

Lost Along the Way: Get to the Orange Door Preview

A hauntingly memorable game for Alex from PAX East.

The Messenger Picnic Panic DLC Video Preview with Alex & Moises

The Messenger from 2018 is getting DLC! New levels and bosses to fight! Alex is joined by Moises Taveras from OkBeast to talk about the demo they played at Pax as well as some stuff the devs showed to them…

Talking Bots with Drew Nolosco, Brand Manager for Transformers TCG

While at PAX this year, I along with fellow editor, Alex O’Neill, had the pleasure of being able to sit down and talk big giant robots and card games with Drew Nolosco, brand manager at Wizards of the Coast for…

Discussing Jazz and Puzzles in Kine – PAX East Interview With Gwen Frey

During PAX East, I was able to sit down with Gwen Frey, the sole developer of Kine. She is a veteran animator, having founded The Molasses Flood which is known for The Flame in the Flood and has worked on BioShock:…

Cuphead Interview: The Truth About Mugman

Alex and Jarrett got to sit down with Tyler Moldenhauer from Studio MDHR to talk about Cuphead and its release on Switch!

No Straight Roads Video Preview (Direct Feed Gameplay)

Mike got to the play No Straight Roads at Pax East 2019 and was kindly provided footage of the demo he played on the showfloor. checkout this direct feed footage. This is the debut title from developers Metronomik

Afterparty Preview

As a chronically anxious person, there’s a saying I’ve heard at various points throughout my life, “Never take life too seriously, no one makes it out alive.” In Night School’s Afterparty, it turns out death is fairly similar. Afterparty is…

Streets of Rage 4 Preview Discussion

Jurge got to get hands-on with Lizardcube and Guard Crush Games’ Streets of Rage 4 at PAX East, a series very close to his heart. Alex O’Neill got to play at PAX West, so they deiced to sit down and…

Creature in the Well Video Preview (Direct Feed Gameplay)

Mike got to the play Creature in the Well at Pax East 2019 and played through and captured the full demo! The game was a standout title for Mike at Pax and we cant wait to see the game once…