Pong Quest, a Pong RPG Coming Soon From Atari

Atari® and developer Chequered Ink, announced today that PONG Quest™, a humorous new RPG reimagining of the flagship arcade classic PONG®, is coming soon to Windows PC via Steam, Nintendo Switch™, Xbox One, and PlayStation®4. It’s PONG like you’ve never thought it could be! Immerse yourself in a whole new world of PONG-inspired fun where you’ll adventure as a brave young … [Read more…]

Iconic Atari Properties are Headed to the Revolutionary Blockchain-based Gaming Metaverse, The Sandbox

Atari® — one of the world’s most iconic consumer brands and entertainment producers — has announced a new partnership with Animoca Brands and its subsidiary TSB Gaming Ltd — the creators of the revolutionary blockchain-based gaming metaverse, The Sandbox. Hit Atari properties such as Asteroids®, Centipede®, Pong®, and RollerCoaster Tycoon® will be brought to life within the 3D voxel … [Read more…]

X-Men: The Dark Phoenix Saga – Comic Book Retrospective

I got hooked on comics back when I was 14. I was on vacation, visiting family where we used to live in Kansas, and spending some time with my best friend from elementary school. There were two life-changing hobbies he introduced me to. Dungeons and Dragons, and comics. He gave me a bunch of his … [Read more…]

Missile Command: Recharged is Now Available on iPhone and iPad and Android Devices

Atari® — One of the world’s most iconic consumer brands and interactive entertainment producers — and developer Nickervision Studios, announced today the release of Missile Command: Recharged™, a modern take on one of Atari’s most beloved titles. Available on iPhone and iPad and Android devices, Missile Command: Recharged is a reinvention of the arcade hit, featuring a neon-lit retro aesthetic, … [Read more…]

Lumberjack’s Dynasty Early Access Release Date Set

Get ready to live the lumber-lifestyle, as publisher Toplitz Productions has set a mid-April 2020 Early Access release date for its forestry business simulation, Lumberjack’s Dynasty. In the game, players will enjoy an outdoorsy lifestyle, living on an old family homestead in need of loving restoration as they set out to build a burgeoning timber business … [Read more…]

Assemble Entertainment Announces Partnership with Stay Safe! Jam — A Quarantine-friendly Game Jam Experience

Industries worldwide are taking the necessary steps to flatten the curve and slow the spread of COVID-19, and the gaming industry, in particular, has made great efforts to identify and eliminate potential hotspots. While gamers and industry professionals process these unprecedented adjustments, the team at creative studio Nukklear Digital Minds is taking matters into their own hands … [Read more…]

Valiant and Nightdive Studios to Deliver Remastered Shadow Man to All Platforms

Valiant Entertainment has partnered with Nightdive Studios to develop a remastered edition of the classic action-adventure video game SHADOW MAN. The remastered edition will be coming to Windows PC via the Steam and GOG platforms, as well as to the PlayStation, Xbox, and Switch consoles. This partnership continues Valiant’s expansion into other mediums in addition … [Read more…]

The Uniques – Comic Book Review

The Uniques is another trade paperback I picked up at C2E2 from creative team Comfort Love and Adam Withers. This is a completely independent production, which I’m a fan of. It is a re-release of sorts, but also an “Extended Director’s Cut” as the creators call it. Originally released as a digital comic, now you … [Read more…]

Audio-Focused Action Game The Vale: Shadow of the Crown Coming to Xbox One

Independent game studio Falling Squirrel is pleased to announce today that their groundbreaking audio-only action-adventure game The Vale: Shadow of the Crown, will be available for the Xbox One in Q2 2020. Winner of the 2018 Ubisoft Indie Series Special Prize and Reboot Develop Red 2019 Special Selection Prize, the game offers a fresh take on the action-adventure … [Read more…]

Toplitz Productions Releases Two Farming Simulations on GoG.com

Publisher Toplitz Productions is pleased to announce today that both CattleandCrops and Farmer’sDynasty, their popular farming simulations, are now available on digital retailer GoG.com. As part of the launch, each game is currently discounted by 15%. But hurry, the discount ends this Friday, March 20, 2020. In Farmer’s Dynasty, players take on the role of a family farmer, who is … [Read more…]