The Nightmare Begins as Daydreamer: Awakened Edition is Now Available

Definitively the best game releasing today that has giant rabbits with laser death eyes, the nightmare fuel contained within Roland Studios’ Daydreamer: Awakened Edition is now available for the PlayStation 4. The surreal retro side scrolling shoot-em-up features a host of grotesque enemies as you blast your way through them. Daydreamer: Awakened Edition, is now available digitally in the Americas, Europe, and Asia on PlayStation 4 at a 20% discount for one week, at $7.99. After the promotional period ends, the game will return to its original $9.99 price (discount…

Daydreamer: Awakened Edition is now PS4 Only, Releases July 12

Those who were waiting to jump into a nightmarish world of Daydreamer: Awakened Edition will get to experience their horrors when the delay finally ends and the game releases on July 12. Unfortunately, we have to announce that the game will no longer be released on the Xbox One, and will be only on PlayStation 4. There will also be a 20% PSN discount for one week following launch. Daydreamer: Awakened Edition will be available digitally on the PlayStation Network in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. The game will be priced…

Creating the Nightmarish World of Daydreamer: Awakened Edition

When you’re inspired to create a side-scrolling shooter/action platformer that pays tribute to the 8- and 16-bit eras of yesteryear, but you’re only a one-person studio, where do you go? Well, according to Roland Womack — the programmer, designer, artist, founder, and sole employee of Roland Studios — ideas can come from just about anywhere. Yes, even simple doodles can eventually become an integral part of a game’s creative direction. Our newest Daydreamer: Awakened Edition video shows a behind the scenes look at Womack’s different inspirations for the creepy environments, monsters,…