Windscape Preview

I got the chance to meet up with Gregor Ebert from Headup Games, a small and independent game publisher and developer from Germany at PAX East. What’s cool is how they are working with exceptionally small teams, sometimes even just…

Fox n Forests Preview: A Throwback With Specific Inspirations

Walking through the crowded halls of the Pax East 2018 show floor, many throwback retro platformers briefly caught my eye, but a big stand out for me personally was developer Bonus Level Entertainment’s Fox n Forests. The way Fox n…

Rend Preview: Team-Based Survival

Rend is maybe one of the most ambitious games I got to sit down and see at PAX East. It’s also one of few games I didn’t have a hands on demo with, but I got to sit with David…

Tunic Preview: A Colorful, Mysterious Adventure

Published by Finji and developed by Diecy, Tunic is a bright action-adventure game with Zelda-like motifs that I was really excited to finally get hands on time with at Pax East 2018. Visually, Tunic has a glow to it. Its colors…

Below Preview: Surviving All These Years

The last time I played Below was almost four years ago. PAX East 2014 was the first time it was playable, and as Capybara Games has always made odd, specific games that appeal to me almost on a frighteningly direct…

Code Vein Preview: Style Goes a Long Way

I think to start off by saying, “Okay, Code Vein is kind of anime Dark Souls” can come off as too reductive. And to some extent, it is. But I think to get you in the headspace of what Code…

Hob Preview: Going Back Underground

My second trip to Hob’s underground was even more interesting than the one before.

Songbringer Preview: Let’s Get Trippy

Eat some cactus, have some peyote, and let’s get weird.

Flint Hook Preview: You Had me at “Hook”

Metroid + Pirates = buccaneering adventures.

IrrationalPod Ep. 275

No Roger this time around, but we have a lot to say about fork-stabbing.

Mages of Mystralia Preview: Magic Makers

A game where you solve puzzles and make your own spells? Well, how fast can we break this.

Outlast II Preview: Elementary School Horror

Schools are actually my biggest fear, apparently.