I have been keeping up with the XCOM franchise in the last few years due to having played the original 1990’s game X-COM: UFO Defense. So when I heard 2K was doing a reboot of the franchise, but putting a modern first-person spin on it, I got excited. It just so happens XCOM: Enemy Unknown has been pushed back yet again.
Originally scheduled for October, then March, and now they are now looking at a tentative beginning of 2014. That however leads us to wonder what console it’s going to be coming out for. Are they waiting for the next gen systems, or are they going to do one big push to have it out before the PS4 and 720 come out. That’s a risky move especially for a franchise that hardly anyone remembers, I know, I’ve asked.
Either way, I’ll wait patiently to play reboots of games I loved when I was a kid. As long as it doesn’t turn out like Bionic Commando.
There are a lot of games these days that take place after the apocalypse, but few are more involved than Shelter Manager, the upcoming sim from Ukraine-based Hamsters Gaming. Everything about it is customizable, down to the instigator of the apocalypse itself (pick from nukes, plague or meteor). Thanks to
The title of Natsume’s latest Harvest Moon — One World — could be taken as ironic. The series had a split-up between its publisher and developer a few years ago, which is unlikely to ever be resolved. The series began in Japan on the Super NES under the title “Story
Goblinz Studio’s reverse dungeon crawler Legend of Keepers was launched last spring for PC and consoles. Six months later, it’s about to receive its first DLC pack, Return of the Goddess. What do we mean by “reverse dungeon crawler”? Well, in most roguelite games, you enter a dungeon, uncover treasure,
Doublethink Games has announced their bullet hell game, Good Knight, will be released this fall on Steam. The concept behind Good Knight is simple: just survive. The controls are also simplistic, reduced to just one button, but this one button allows you to perform turn around, attack, speed-down and sustained