Indie Highlights August 2019: Exception, Anodyne 2: Return to Dust, A Short Hike

Indie Highlights is a video series where we’ll highlight awesome indie games we’re playing or you might have missed and are worth checking out. These are our picks for August 2019! Edited by: Mike Burgess (@MikeIP_) A SHORT HIKE Played…

Void Bastards Review

Your reflexes and nerves will be put to test as you scavenge your way to freedom in Void Bastards. I went into Void Bastards expecting a fun pick-up-and-play, rogue-like title in space. What I found instead was a tense game…

Cardpocalypse Preview

There’s something charming and endearing about looking at a zombie turtle called “Rigor Tortoise,” that has been made better by a child’s stickers that improve its stats, only to kill it moments later with your own “Rabbit Foot” card. The…

Away: Journey to the Unexpected Review

Upon starting Away: Journey to the Unexpected, I learned something new about myself: there are few things I find more exciting than walking into something with absolutely zero expectations. Apart from a trailer I vaguely recalled watching at least a…

Indie Highlights Feb.2019: Unruly Heroes, A Case of Distrust, Wargroove

Indie Highlights is a video series where we’ll highlight awesome Indie games we’re playing or you might have missed and are worth checking out These are our picks for February 2019! By: Mike Burgess (@mikehitsthewall) #IndieGames #IndieHighlights #gaming #indiegames Games…

Input Ep.71: Epic Games Builds a Store

Jarrett and Logan talk Epic’s potentially huge news that it is going to be offering up a marketplace to challenge Steam on the newest episode of Input, recorded as some of us(cough not Jarrett cough) eagerly look forward to the…

Professor RPG: Final Fantasy VIII Junction Basics

Love it or hate it, Final Fantasy VIII is one of the more divisive entries of the series. Up until its release, the series had remained fairly consistent with deviations being slight and building off of the previous game. Magicite…

Mad Machines Preview

While walking around the convention center at PAX, I was waved over by a group of developers surrounded by a bunch of PC’s all hooked up, asking if I would like to try their game. I happily accepted and was…

Killer Queen Black Preview

Myself, along with the other members of Irrational Passions got to talk with some of the developers from the console and PC version port of the popular arcade hit, Killer Queen Black. Let me tell you right now, this game…

Eastshade Video Preview

Video Producer Mike Burgess got hands on time with Eastshade during PAX West 2018.   Here’s a quick video that sums up his impressions of the the demo he played.   Follow Mike here: https://twitter.com/MikeHitsTheWall

Rend Impressions

I was given the opportunity to attend a special private demo of the early access title, Rend. During it, I got to speak with a few members from Frostkeep, the developer of the game. They even shared with me some…

Gris Video Preview

Video Producer Mike Burgess got hands on time with Gris from Nomada Studios during PAX West 2018. Here’s a quick video that sums up his impressions of the the demo he played. Follow Mike here: Tweets by MikeHitsTheWall