All News tagged with 'Announcement'

Black Riddles Studio's Crazy Justice Funded

Black Riddles Studio has announced that their steam-punk, cel-shaded, third-person shooter title, Crazy Justice, has successfully surpassed their funding goal and will feature Cross-Network Play.

Posted yesterday by Lexley Ford, 2 comments

Square Enix and Milestone Announce Monster Energy Supercross

If MotoGP 17 and MXGP3 – The Official Motocross Videogame didn't cross your Milestone games itch, then you'll be pleased to know that their next motorbike game isn't that far.

Posted 7 days ago by Claudio Barata, 8 comments

Guardians of Arcadia Announced for Xbox One

Developer FABULA EPICA has announced Guardians of Arcadia. They hope it will tap into gamers' nostalgia for the JRPGs of the 1990s. The developer says it has chibi characters, random battles, strategic combat and more.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

60 Parsecs! Announced

60 Parsecs! has been announced by developer Robot Gentlemen. It's the follow-up to 60 Seconds!, their post-apocalyptic survival game that was compared to Fallout (the 1990s games, not the shooter-RPGs).

Posted 13 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Cubers Announced As First Title From Indie Label Teyon

The first title to launch from the newly revealed indie label, Teyon, will be Cubers, an arena brawler and twin stick slasher making its way to the Xbox One at some point next year.

Posted 16 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Final Fight-Inspired Beat 'Em Up 99Vidas Announced for Xbox One

QUByte Interactive's 99Vidas, inspired by beat 'em ups like Final Fight, Double Dragon, Golden Axe and more, inspired by all of the above and then some, promising to "bring back the nostalgia of those great classics."

Posted 16 days ago by Kelly Packard, 18 comments

Professional Farmer – American Dream Announced

The farming simulation game genre is vast nowadays with many selections available. Publisher UIG Entertainment has announced another entry for the Professional Farmer series: Professional Farmer – American Dream.

Posted 18 days ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Shadowplay Studios Announces Puzzle Platformer Projection: First Light

Developer Shadowplay Studios and publisher Blowfish Studios have teamed up to form a new puzzle platformer, Projection First Light. Take a look at a set of new screens and an announcement trailer.

Posted 19 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Two More Artifex Mundi Games Announced for Consoles

Punching "Artifex Mundi games" into the nearest search bar will return dozens of point and click titles. The prolific publisher has steadily been porting their PC and mobile library to consoles with two more on the way.

Posted 19 days ago by Kelly Packard, 34 comments

Astrological JRPG Virgo vs the Zodiac Reaches Xbox One Funding Goal

Virgo vs the Zodiac has reached its Xbox One funding goal on Fig. While little-known to console players, it has garnered attention in the PC community, including a feature in PC Gamer for its "stunning sprites."

Posted 20 days ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

Weekend Announcements Sep 29th - Oct 1st: Decay The Mare, Okinawa Rush and More

Announcements were few and far between last week. Well, the weekend made up for it as we have four new titles to reveal.

Posted 21 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut Coming to Consoles This Month

Slayaway Camp is a highly lauded puzzle game with a horror twist. In it, you play as a slasher villain preying on teens just like some of the genre's greats, but to achieve bloodshed, you'll need to solve puzzles.

Posted 21 days ago by Mark Delaney, 4 comments

Roguelite Shmup HyperParasite Revealed

Troglobytes Games has been working on a Metroidvania RPG since its announcement last year but funding is proving an issue. HyperParasite is a smaller-scale shmup that they're hoping will help foot the bill.

Posted 27 days ago by Sam Quirke, 5 comments

Weekend Announcements September 22nd-24th: EGX 2017 Special

Over the weekend we attended EGX 2017 in Birmingham, UK. We begin our coverage with a handful of new titles that will be coming to the Xbox One in the future.

Posted 27 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Atomicom Announces Elevate Combat League

Developer Atomicom has announced Elevate Combat League, a fast-paced and intense first-person shooter where players will run, gun, maximise their character skills, and also be able to adjust the arena as they play.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

The Path of Motus Announced

Developer Michael Hicks has announced that his current project The Path of Motus, a puzzle adventure where words are used as weapons, will be ready for a 2018 console release.

Posted 1 month ago by Luc1d, 1 comment

Ashes Cricket Announced for Xbox One

Big Ant Studios, the developer behind the Don Bradman Cricket series, has today announced the development of Ashes Cricket, the fully licensed cricket game for the 2017-18 release year.

Posted 1 month ago by Claudio Barata, 4 comments

Weekend Announcements September 15-17th: Ben 10, Eternal Edge, Vesta and More

We managed to bring you the announcements of four titles over the weekend, but there were still a few titles that you won't have seen. Of these five games, four will be coming to the Xbox One via ID@Xbox.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

MX vs ATV All Out Announced

The series has been around for over a decade now with one obvious goal: putting together motocross bikes and ATV's in one package to suit all your offroad needs. The newest title does just that.

Posted 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 13 comments

Colorful, Vertical Action-Adventure Game Octahedron Announced

Indie publisher Square Enix Collective has picked up Octahedron, a "psychedelic adventure" from developer Demimonde. Instead of sideways, things proceed vertically. The goal? Get the heck out of Veetragoul!

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

RemiLore Officially Announced with Trailer

From the creator of Subterrain and Color Symphony comes a new rogue-like hack and slash action game called RemiLore. Remi must journey through a magical book to stop the takeover of chaotic golems.

Posted 1 month ago by Jake Hermance, 10 comments

Mystik Belle Revealed

WayForward Technologies and Last Dimension revealed their upcoming side-scrolling 16 bit side scrolling witch adventure. Mystik Belle has an old school atmosphere.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Bricker, 6 comments

Okami HD Announced for Current-Gen Consoles

Capcom has just announced that the BAFTA award-winning Okami HD will be coming to current-gen consoles by the end of this year. The news came with a few screens and a trailer.

Posted 1 month ago by Ethan Anderson, 35 comments

Spooky's Jump Scare Mansion Announced for Xbox One

While adorable pieces of bread coming out of the woodwork might not sound frightening, if the user comments are to be believed, "cute terror" quickly turns into actual terror in Spooky's Jump Scare Mansion.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 27 comments

Transcripted Announced for Consoles

Described by the developer as "the illegitimate son of Zuma and Geometry Wars," Transcripted is a "twin-stick shooter meets match-three puzzle with a RPG-like skill tree and a techno thriller voiced story on top."

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Lethal League Blaze Announced

Both new and old projectile fighters should be pleased to hear that Team Reptile has announced a sequel called Lethal League Blaze. Perhaps most importantly, the game promises "no weak..." well, you know.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Rockstar Brings L.A. Noire To Current Generation Consoles This November

No need to press X to doubt as the rumour that Rockstar was remastering their detective title L.A. Noire for current-gen consoles has been proved entirely truthful with today's announcement from the company.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 142 comments

Nightmare Creatures Announced

At PAX West, a panel of video gamers announced Nightmare Creatures for all current gen consoles. We were also given a new announcement trailer showing some alpha work on the game.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Bricker, 28 comments

Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House Introduces Eight New Titles

During Microsoft's Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House event, around two thousand players got to try out a variety of ID@Xbox titles. In total, 37 games were available to play and eight titles have never been revealed before.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 12 comments

Windows Mixed Reality Goes to Pre-PAX West 2017

The Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House event was open to anyone for free and this year saw a couple of thousand people turn up to try out Microsoft's upcoming Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

Weekend Announcements September 1st-3rd: Celeste, Kentucky Route Zero and More

Last weekend saw many developers and publishers head to Seattle for PAX West 2017. While far quieter than Gamescom a couple of weeks prior to that, there were still a number of announcements that you may have missed.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Teased

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 takes place in the Warhammer universe, and there are a lot of vermin, called Skaven, that need killing. That's where you and three of your friends come in. Rejoin them in Vermintide 2.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Super Meat Boy Forever Announced by Team Meat

A young slab of meat on a quest to save his girlfriend made of bandages from an evil baby claiming to be a doctor -- it's a tale the video game world never knew they'd be captivated by. Now here's the sequel.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 41 comments

Weekend Announcements August 25th-27th Pt. 2: Rapala, Re:Legend and More

There's the next instalment in the Rapala franchise, a stint as a soul devouring demon, the ultimate all-terrain vehicle simulator, the first Sword Art title to hit Xbox and more.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 14 comments

Weekend Announcements August 25th-27th Pt. 1: Attack on Titan 2 and More

Fight gigantic fires, recruit a bomber crew, run favours for the god of gods, bring peace and order to a monster infested mountain, battle hellhogs as panda marines, and more...

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

Dying Light Developer Announces God's Trigger

Brought to you by the developer from Dead Island and Dying Light, God's Trigger is a top-down action game that sees an Angel and a Demoness trying to take down the Four Horsemen.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

White Noise 2 Detailed for Xbox One

At launch, White Noise 2 will boast "seven playable areas, over ten investigators with different perks and playing styles, and four creatures with different playstyles and powers."

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

THQ Nordic and Experiment 101 Announce Biomutant

Most of the news to come out of Gamescom has been new trailers or screenshots for games that we already knew existed. THQ Nordic instead revealed a new game coming from developer Experiment 101: Biomutant.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Announced

There is never a shortage of ways to access Final Fantasy games. Now you can play Final Fantasy XV on your phone. It's one of those things you didn't know you wanted. And perhaps aren't sure you want it now that you've seen it.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 36 comments

Fear Effect Remake Announced

Fear Effect is a name held dear by many gamers. Launching late into the original PlayStation's lifespan, Fear Effect and its sequel were some of the most memorable titles to grace the system.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 25 comments

Age of Empires II and III to Receive Definitive Editions

So let's recap today. It was basically Age of Empires day. Three new games in the series were announced and another was given a release date. So we now know Microsoft is serious about the series.

Posted 2 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 9 comments

Age of Empires IV Announced

It's an announcement fans have been hoping to hear for over a decade. Since the third, fans have seen releases that strayed from the RTS goodness that made the series so successful, but the series is coming home.

Posted 2 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 29 comments

Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Announced for Xbox Play Anywhere

Microsoft has taken to Gamescom to announce Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection, an updated version of the Xbox 360 and Xbox One console editions of Zoo Tycoon. The title has been updated with 4K support and more.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

Two Last-Gen Kinect Disney Games Revamped for Xbox Play Anywhere

At Gamescom Microsoft announced two additions to Play Anywhere that hail from a surprising place -- last-gen's Kinect library. (Re)meet Disneyland Adventures and Rush: A Disney Pixar Adventure.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

ReCore: Definitive Edition Announced, Coming to Game Pass

Almost one year after the release of the original game, Microsoft has announced that the Definitive Edition of ReCore will be coming to the Xbox One, with a new trailer and further details.

Posted 2 months ago by Claudio Barata, 45 comments

Jurassic World Evolution Announcement Trailer

Have you ever watched the Jurassic Park movies and thought about how you could definitely make a safer park than the ones presented? If so, now's the time to prove it in the newly announced Jurassic World Evolution.

Posted 2 months ago by Ethan Anderson, 33 comments

Classic RTS Rise of Nations to Join the Windows Store With Steam Cross-Play

Microsoft has announced they will be bringing Rise of Nations, one of the studio's best-known RTS titles, to the Windows store. It will feature Steam cross-play with the 2014 release of the same name.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 19 comments

The Crew 2 Shows Off Their Partnership With Harley-Davidson Motorcycles

The Crew 2 offers plenty of ways to travel across America. Now, Ubisoft has confirmed that players will be able to do this in style thanks to their partnership with the iconic Harley-Davidson brand.

Posted 2 months ago by Alex Jones, 12 comments

Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier Coming This Fall

Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier is an "interactive drama" set in the same universe as the popular films. The developer promises "a narrative adventure game of conquest, betrayal and survival with multiple endings."

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 33 comments

THQ Nordic Announces Black Mirror, No Not That One

Not to be confused with the science fiction anthology that currently resides on Netflix, THQ Nordic has today revealed Black Mirror. Though it's unrelated to the show, it is actually a reboot of a little known series.

Posted 2 months ago by Mark Delaney, 14 comments