Hydezeke’s booth at the MAGfest Indie Showcase this past weekend was the talk of the festival amongst con-goers and developers alike. After sitting and playing the three-stage demo, it was clear to see why. Their upcoming strategy RPG, Flamberge, is… Read More »
This old-western city builder needs some work.
Submerged in the depths of outerspace, phobias become a thing of the past. As the opposition flutters around you, it becomes clear; it’s either them or me. Antagonizing slowly evolved into a ruthless hunt as you stalk the approaching enemy…. Read More »
The Evil Within has been fairly divisive during its time at PAX East 2014. Some people adored the old-school Resident Evil vibe while others thought that move was a step in the wrong direction. Some thought it was terrifying, others… Read More »
Alex, Jacob and Zack all got to play different rolls in Evolve, and here they share their thoughts.
Independent development has produced a stunning surge within the past few years to the point where the masses are craving indie titles. Creativity and ingenuity is at the threshold in the game industry, but Microsoft seemed to be reluctant for… Read More »
Fract is both confusing and mesmerizing at the same time. I didn’t know what to expect, but was interested in the low polygon, vibrant neon colors. The world resembles Tron meets, FarCry 3: Blood Dragon. Fract is a musical exploration… Read More »
Zack and I managed to get hands on with Darknet, an indie game being made by E McNeill from the ground up for Oculus Rift. http://traffic.libsyn.com/ippodcast/PAX.Darknet.interview.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed
Secret Ponchos has such an interesting look all its own that, to me, is very reminiscent of Jamie Hewlett’s work on Tank Girl and The Gorillaz. This immediately drew me in to what is probably the oddest genre bender I’ve… Read More »
Sniper Elite III has a new emphasis on creating your own sniper/assassin experience. Sniper Elite III takes place on the African front during World War II where you play as Karl Fairburne, an American OSS agent behind enemy lines.
PAX East is full of indies, especially at the properly titled Indie Megabooth. Jungle Rumble is one of the unique gems based right here in Boston. Jungle Rumble is a rhythm based RTS for iOS and Android, using the beat… Read More »