With the world in a glass case of emotions during COVID-19 quarantines, ID@Xbox is offering a bit of sunlight in the gloomier times. Available now until July 27, Xbox owners can download more than 70 demos to try up-and-coming indie games. I was able to play some over the past few hours and so far, four absolutely grabbed me and have me waiting for release dates. Check out the four below:
Since it’s announcement in 2018, Horizon Zero Dawn: The Board Game has been an exciting option for fans of the original name. Pair this with the announcement of the sequel Horizon Zero Dawn: Forbidden West, and now excitement is at a fervor. Luckily for fans, a new trailer and purchasing option has emerged for the upcoming board game.
With the announcement of Ms. Marvel joining the playable list of characters in Marvel’s Avengers, Square Enix seems to have finally presented a slew of new information to get more players excited about their upcoming game. During New York Comic Con 2019, I was able to go hands-on with the introductory mission to Marvel’s Avengers. Though I was expecting a lukewarm demo, I was happily impressed by the gameplay mechanics, hints of the future, and ending trailer showcasing more of the game that is to come.
Panda Cult Games is a dynamic, charismatic, and enthusiastic small company with obviously passionate team members. With their successful board game, Wander: The Cult of Barnacle Bay, it’s not a wonder why Yacht Club Games entrusted the crew to create a tabletop adventure based on their beloved franchise, Shovel Knight. Recently, I was given the chance to get hands-on time with Shovel Knight: Dungeon Duels at Gen Con in Indianapolis and had an absolute blast! Continue reading Hands on with Shovel Knight: Dungeon Duels Board Game
After a lackluster initial release on Nintendo Switch last year, Cosmoscope has been hard at work to create an updated and revamped version of Morphies Law coming to Nintendo Switch and Steam later this month. Continue reading Morphies Law Remorphed Coming to Steam and Nintendo Switch This July
Natsume Inc, the developer and publisher for the Harvest Moon franchise has announced Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition Complete will launch on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch in just a few weeks.
Professor Lupo and His Horrible Pets by BeautiFun Games is a demanding puzzle adventure that challenges players to maneuver through a failing space station that houses some of the strangest and fiersted beasts in the known worlds. Though the story and writing is a trudge, the complexity and mastery of all the puzzle mechanics makes Professor Lupo and His Horrible Pets a great time.