NetEase Games Announces a Strategic Partnership with 11 bit studios S.A. to Develop and Publish Officially-Licensed Frostpunk on Mobile Devices

NetEase Games, the online games division of NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES, HKEX: 9999), joins hands with 11 bit studios S.A., a Warsaw-based game developer and publisher internationally recognized in the industry to announce their strategic partnership today for bringing the award-winning title Frostpunk to mobile. Later this year, players will be able to access this elaborately-crafted post-apocalypse … [Read more…]

Fantasy & City Building Meet as Distant Kingdoms Launches into Early Access

The fabled land of Talem has fallen and the gods have banished the battling races to far away lands. Now players must rebuild a harmonious civilisation in the ancient dominion of Ineron as fantasy city builder, Distant Kingdoms, launches on Early Access for Windows PC. Published by Kasedo Games and developed by Orthrus Studios, Distant Kingdoms offers a … [Read more…]

Couch CO-OP Very Very Valet is Coming to the Nintendo eSHOP this May

From video game publisher Nighthawk Interactive and developer Toyful Games, Very Very Valet brings up to four players together to take control of a chaotic valet station. Players must team up to tackle a severe parking shortage and the chaos that ensues.  Co-op gaming fans will experience an all-new challenge as one to four players … [Read more…]

Gravity-defying Puzzle Platformer Sky Beneath Releases First Playable Demo on Steam

Mindhaven Games are proud to unveil that its gravity-defying puzzle adventure Sky Beneath has today received a playable demo available to all on Steam ahead of its full launch later this year on PC and before it lands on consoles next year. Get ready to embark on a rip-roaring sci-fi yarn where up and down are all … [Read more…]

Melody Maker: Playtonic Friends Will Bring Awe Interactive’s PC Hit BPM: Bullets Per Minute to PS4 and Xbox One

Following the announcement of  its first foray into the world of games publishing, Playtonic Friends is excited to officially reveal the next title to join it’s stable will be the console version of fast and frenetic rhythm-based shooter BPM: Bullets Per Minute. Developed by Awe Interactive, BPM: Bullets Per Minute brings dungeon-based shooter action to the table, but … [Read more…]

TEAM17 and Balancing Monkey Games Partner for Before we Leave

Team17 and Balancing Monkey Games have revealed a partnership to bring non-violent city-building game, Before We Leave, to Steam players on 13th May. Set in a world that’s recovered from an apocalypse and ready for exploring and recivilising, Before We Leave sees players guide a group of surviving ‘Peeps’ as they chart new discoveries and lands. Since its initial launch … [Read more…]

Cooperative Horror Shooter GTFO Receives “Rebirth” Update Featuring New Environment Type, Dangers, and Brain Juice

10 Chambers Collective — a Swedish game development studio composed of industry veterans known for PAYDAY: The Heist and PAYDAY 2 — are proud to announce today the release of the “Rebirth” update for their cooperative horror shooter GTFO on Steam. As the game’s fifth major title update (dubbed Rundowns), Rebirth is the game’s biggest expansion yet, introducing a new ecological sector … [Read more…]

The Naraka: Bladepoint Forerunner Beta is Kicking Off on a Server Near You Today

24 Entertainment, a leading Chinese developer is proud to announce that NARAKA: BLADEPOINT will start its Forerunner Beta today. The server will open its doors at 18:00 UTC. Players can enjoy the beta until Monday, April 26th 18:00 UTC. NARAKA: BLADEPOINT takes battle royale to the next level with their “Unchained Multiplayer Combat” system. Verticality, manoeuvrability and close-quarters … [Read more…]

Sheltered 2 to Launch on Steam in 2021

Team17 and Unicube have today announced the sequel to the resource management survival game, Sheltered. Launching on Steam later this year, Sheltered 2 is set in a fractured post-apocalyptic world, where life is no longer what it once was. Boasting a new 3D art style, combat system, factions, and challenges for players to face in the desolate wasteland … [Read more…]

Ocean Drive Studio Announces First Title, Lost Eidolons, For Classic, Turn-Based RPG Players

Ocean Drive Studio announced its first title, Lost Eidolons, will come first to PC via Steam Early Access and launched a Kickstarter campaign to support the game. Lost Eidolons is a classic, turn-based tactical RPG and the Kickstarter is an important part of the team’s “open development,” process. Backers will be welcomed to the game’s community for … [Read more…]