My Brother Rabbit available on September 21 on PC & consoles

My Brother Rabbit, the heartwarming adventure game from Artifex Mundi, invites players on an emotional trip into the dreamlands of imagination on PC, Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch September 21. After their beloved daughter falls ill, a family hopes to restore her health with the treatment she needs. Her caring older brother wants to help however he can and turns to the power of imagination and wonder to help take her mind off serious matters. While life appears dreary and cruel, the fantastic and surreal world conjured…

THQ Nordic acquires the “Kingdoms of Amalur”-IP – among other assets from 38 Studios

THQ Nordic today announced that the acquisition of the intellectual property “Kingdoms of Amalur” has been finalized with 38 Studios LLC, based in Providence, RI, US. The deal also covered the acquisition of the “Amalur” – based on the abandoned MMORPG project “Copernicus”. The acquisition itself is being handled by THQ Nordic AB, based in Karlstad, Sweden, and daily operations (sales and distribution, evaluation of sequels & new content etc.) will be done via THQ Nordic GmbH in Vienna, Austria. About Kingdom of Amalur: Reckoning The minds of New York…

Surgeon Simulator CPR confirmed for launch on Switch next week!

Surgeon Simulator – the critically-acclaimed operation sim by Bossa Studios – today announced the release date for its highly-anticipated Nintendo Switch port by way of a brand-new Launch Trailer. Arriving on the 13th September, the news was shared in the form of a highly-stylised training video – dubbed ‘A Burke’s Guide to Surgery’ (Dr. Nigel Burke being the game’s notorious protagonist) – which plays up to the game’s 1980s setting to toe-curling effect. As for those who are pulling their hair (not to mention teeth, eyes and intestines!) out with…

Armored Warfare – Black Sea Incursion Part II now live

Global publisher and developer My.com proudly announces that the exciting next instalment to the Black Sea Incursion is now live on the PC version of their popular tank combat title Armored Warfare today! In this new update players continue the saga of Magnus Holter in his quest for vengeance and discover the truth about the events that transpired during the Caribbean Crisis arc. In addition to this, an impressive amount of new content has been added in the form of a new tanks, recruitable commanders, Special Op missions and more…

Black Desert Online Creators Pearl Abyss to Acquire CCP Games, Makers of EVE Online

Today, Black Desert Online developer Pearl Abyss announced that it will acquire CCP Games, the creators of popular spaceship MMORPG EVE Online. The deal outlines that CCP Games will continue to operate independently as a developer with studios in Reykjavik, London and Shanghai, while integrating the company’s extensive development and publishing expertise into Pearl Abyss’ operations for all current and future projects. EVE Online is a space-based, persistent world MMO game, developed by CCP’s Reykjavik studio. The game first launched in 2003 and has since gained recognition for its scale…

Surreal sci-fi game “Elea” launches for Xbox One and Steam

Today the first episode of surreal sci-fi game Elea launched as a console exclusive for the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X, and on Steam®. The game is fully Xbox One X enhanced, runs on 60 FPS and has dynamic resolution with native 4K Ultra HD support. Elea was developed by a small yet experienced two person core team at Kyodai. The main character Elea was voiced by Leslie Fleming-Mitchell, an experienced Hollywood actress. A leap into the future Elea is a first-person storytelling experience that…

Destroy Nazi’s in Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics

Are you ready for the Weird World War – Ripstone Games and developer Auroch Digital have released the first gameplay video of their occult, turn-based strategy game Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics. In the video, Design Director Tomas Rawlings walks players through the opening mission of the game, detailing the mechanics, gameplay and background lore, to show how Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics offers players a unique spin on the WWII turn-based strategy genre. In this mission, Mademoiselle Dubois and Corporal Singh must make their way behind enemy lines, then move through the deadly forest,…

Your New Favorite Party-card game, Drinks & Daggers, Launches on Kickstarter

for the Kickstarter launch of Drinks & Daggers! With an easy-to-follow ruleset (great when you’ve had a few), comedic writing, and gorgeous art, Drinks & Daggers is the perfect game to take to any social gathering. Rather than only relying on alcohol for each rounds’ good time, nicely balanced characters with their own unique powers and playstyles make this card game a great time – even when you’re perfectly sober! The developers, who also write for and run the award-winning podcast Drunks and Dragons, are joined by a juggernaut in…

Fumito Ueda, creator of ICO, Shadow of the Colossus and The Last Guardian, will receive an Honorary Award at the Fun & Serious Festival

Fun & Serious announced that it will recognize Fumito Ueda with an honorary prize at its eighth annual event, which will be held from 7 to 10 December in Bilbao, Spain. Ueda (Japan, 1970), will receive an award for his creative career. Since 2001 he has managed to seduce players with three unique titles featuring a special sensibility: Ico, Shadow of the Colossus and The Last Guardian. Ueda is a key author in terms of understanding the history of videogames as his creations changed the way we understand them and…

theHunter: Call of the Wild 2019 Edition Announced

Passionate digital Hunters all over the world have brought home their prey since theHunter: Call of the Wild™ was released in 2017. Through the idyllic German farmlands of Hirschfelden, the Layton Lake District in North America or the icy Medved-Taiga National Park in Siberia, hunters have proven their skills. But soon it will be time to be challenged with the largest and most dangerous animals in the wild and savage landscapes of the Vurhonga Savanna in Africa. This latest, upcoming DLC will already be part of theHunter: Call of the Wild™ 2019…