Sumo Digital Releases Third Snake Pass Developer Diary

Sumo Digital Releases Third Snake Pass Developer Diary

Developer Sumo Digital have released the third video developer diary for Snake Pass titled “Natural Camouflage – Developing the Art Style.” In this developer diary the team discusses how Snake Pass developed from the initial Game Jam build to the beautiful tropical paradise, where players slither, curl and climb their way through increasingly challenging worlds. The Snake Pass story also comes full circle as the team will be heading back to London for EGX Rezzed at Tobacco Dock in London from March 30th – April 1st. Snake Pass will be part…

Tech-Noir Tactics Game All Walls Must Fall Goes Live on Kickstarter

Tech-Noir Tactics Game All Walls Must Fall Goes Live on Kickstarter

Independent developer, inbetweengames, today announced that the Kickstarter campaign for its tech-noir tactics game – All Walls Must Fall – has gone live, with the campaign set to run until Wednesday, 19th April. Scheduled for launch on PC, Mac and Linux, All Walls Must Fall combines classic turn based gameplay with a heavy emphasis on music, inspired by the likes of X-Com, Syndicate and Rez. With a sleek cyberpunk aesthetic and pulsating electronic soundtrack, inbetweengames have turned to Kickstarter in order to realise their dream. Check out the All Walls…

Sumo Digital Releases New Air Trailer for Snake Pass

Sumo Digital Releases New Air Trailer for Snake Pass

With Snake Pass launching on PlayStation®4, Xbox One™, Nintendo Switch™ and PC on March 28th in North America and March 29th in Europe, developer Sumo Digital have released a new trailer, for the Snake based action-puzzle game. Featuring new footage from the Air World, the fourth and final world in the game, featuring tough challenges as elements like wind and updrafts change your approach and move you around the levels! Snake Pass has players slither, curl and climb their way through increasingly challenging worlds, filled with ever more intricate obstacles…

New Role Playing Game “Empires & Puzzles” gets a € 5.4 million investment

New Role Playing Game “Empires & Puzzles” gets a € 5.4 million investment

Small Giant Games, a Finnish developer, today announced the completion of its growth financing round of 5.4M Euros. The investment will be used to market its brand new title Empires & Puzzles as well as to build new games. Lead investor in the round is Stockholm, Sweden based EQT Ventures, followed by the company’s earlier investors Creandum, Spintop Ventures, PROfounders and First Fellow Partners. Empires & Puzzles is an innovative online Role Playing Game that uniquely combines tactical puzzle battles with the building of a mighty stronghold and hero collection….

Successful Banner Saga 3 Kickstarter Ends with Stretch Goals Confirmed

Successful Banner Saga 3 Kickstarter Ends with Stretch Goals Confirmed

Stoic, an independent game development company, today announced that the crowdfunding campaign for Banner Saga 3 has smashed its initial funding target and unveiled the confirmed stretch goals it will implement into the final game. The 40-day campaign to raise at least $200,000 broke through its funding goal in the first week and ended up raising $416,986, which will be used to enhance production and development of the final game in the three-part saga. Confirmed stretch goals include Playable Dredge, a new Survival Mode, Ubin added as a combat character…

Switch – Or Die Trying on Steam Today 

Switch – Or Die Trying on Steam Today 

Indian game development studio Threye Interactive today announced the launch of their 2D puzzle platformer Switch – Or Die Trying on Steam for Windows and Mac OS X. Starring as the letter ‘i’ players set out on an adventure across five subtly designed worlds to mend broken friendships with the remaining letters of the alphabet. The classic platforming mechanics employed in the game are complimented with a ‘switching’ twist that adds more versatility as well as more challenge into this addictive platforming experience. “‘Switch – Or Die Trying’ is our…

Sumo Digital Releases ‘How to Play’ Video for Slithery Physics Platformer Snake Pass

Sumo Digital Releases ‘How to Play’ Video for Slithery Physics Platformer Snake Pass

With slithery physics platformer Snake Pass launching on PlayStation®4, Xbox One™, Nintendo Switch™ and PC on March 28th in North America and March 29th in Europe, developer Sumo Digital have released a new ‘How to Play’ video, for the Snake based action-puzzle game that sees the player slither, curl and climb their way through increasingly challenging worlds, filled with ever more intricate obstacles and fiendishly mind-bending objectives. About Snake Pass When a mysterious intruder threatens the tranquillity of their home, it’s up to Noodle the Snake and Doodle the Hummingbird…

Amazon Expands Presence at GDC 2017

Amazon Expands Presence at GDC 2017

Amazon’s largest GDC presence ever features more than 30 classroom sessions, 15 live tutorial kiosks, and game demos built using Amazon Lumberyard, AWS, and Twitch This week at GDC 2017, Amazon will showcase tools, technologies, and services that empower game developers to focus on innovation instead of the heavy lifting involved in costly, time-consuming infrastructure. Developers are invited to visit Amazon’s booth (#1602) to see how Lumberyard, AWS, and Twitch work together to bring their most ambitious projects to life, without compromising quality, scale, or profitability. For a full list…

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Extended Edition out now for PlayStation 4

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Extended Edition out now for PlayStation 4

NeocoreGames has announced that The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Extended Edition is available now on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro for €19.99! Put on your wide-brimmed hat, grab your weapons and embark on an incredible adventure in the gothic-noir world of Borgovia, where mad science threatens the fragile peace between monster and mortal. Be Van Helsing, the world’s most famous monster-hunter and save the day with your charming and beautiful companion, Katarina! The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Extended Edition is our debut on Sony’s amazing console and we’re very proud…

Hellion is Out Today on Steam Early Access

Hellion is Out Today on Steam Early Access

Independent developer Zero Gravity today at 6pm GMT launches their debut first-person space survival multiplayer title Hellion on Steam Early Access for $24.99/£18.99/€22.99. In the Hellion solar system, all in-game objects from planets and moons to ships and stations abide by Newtonian physics and full orbital mechanics. Players have to survive in the most hostile environment known to man by protecting themselves from the vacuum of space, gathering scarce life support resources, maintaining their base and interacting with other players. “Launching Hellion on Steam Early Access is a big step…