Publisher Team17 and developer Covenant.dev are working on a single-player dark fantasy strategy game called Gord. Today they revealed 16 minutes of gameplay in a new behind-the-scenes video, which can be viewed below.
Publisher 505 Games and Malaysian developer Magnus Games have announced their co-op sim game Re:Legend will become a complete, fully finished product when it leaves Early Access and is sold on the regular Steam marketplace September 6.
This is debatable, but it can be argued that the roots of horror games started in the early 90s. Even though video games have been around commercially since the early 70s and in experimental form before that, the giant pixels, chunky characters and primitive musical boops didn’t allow for much spookiness.
The early days of August are for Steam Survival Fest, an event dedicated to games from the survival genre. And one such game is Frozen Flame, from Dreamside Interactive and Ravenage Games. The title hasn’t been released yet, but the studio has put together a demo for Survival Fest that can be downloaded now.
When this one came into our inbox we thought “oh cool, a new Tales RPG from Namco” before examining the headline a little further. The first word is spelled “TAILS,” like Sonic’s sidekick. Yeah, we thought it was odd a Tales game revolved around two-dimensional foxes.
Development studio Bad Bones is now hard at work on the 3D shooting game VergeWorld. The title has retro inspirations, and when we say retro, we mean it — they have experience.
Among all the video game publishers showing off their wares this month, Mastiff is probably low on the pole. They’re not known for much, but perhaps that’ll change when The Tarnishing Of Justia gets released later this year. We’ve talked about this game before and there will be live gameplay footage at Steam Next Fest, courtesy of Mastiff.
The Tarnishing Of Juxtia is coming to PCs this summer, courtesy of publisher Mastiff and developer Actual Nerds. There’s still no specified day of release, but a new teaser trailer has been posted by the team. The action RPG is a punishingly difficult 2D slasher in the vein of Elden Ring and the Dark Souls series.
Braintonik GameStudios has launched the crowdfunding campaign for Spheriums, its new first-person action-adventure game. The complete version is expected on PC later this year, but they’d like to expand beyond.
Developer Piecake Productions has launched a crowdfunding campaign for Realm of Divinos, a third-person action RPG now in development for the PC.
Indie game publisher Modern Wolf and developer Afterschool Studio have announced the launch of their turn-based tactics game Cantata on Steam. The game is currently in Early Access form and has not fully reached completion, but contains the first three chapters (with more to come).
If you enjoy Super Monkey Ball and other such physics-based rolling puzzlers, you’ll want to keep an eye on Elemental Roll, the game just announced by French studio SaltButter Games. As the name advertises, it’s rolling, but with the elements. Visit the Kickstarter here.