Tiny and Mighty
After first seeing Tinykin – a relatively unknown quantity – at PAX East 2022, I was excited to see how this Pikmin x Honey, I Shrunk the Kids inspired game would all come together. Happily, the team at Splashteam delivers a game that is tiny in scope, but gigantic in execution and fun.
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Flat Kingdom: Paper Cut Edition is an adorably realized game that draws obvious inspiration from the Paper Mario series. With a fun score, simple gameplay, and beautiful artstyle, it’s hard not to feature Flat Kingdom as an indie game that earns some extra attention from gamers.
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Another day, another wonderful experience at PAX East 2022. Happily, Day 2 did not suffer from a sophomore slump and offered plenty of rad, exciting, and intriguing games. Check out these 5 below to get you hyped.
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With the first day of PAX East 2022 in the books, I’m happy to report that we’ve seen and tried out an insane amount of rad games. Though the convention is only getting started, it’s clear that there are no signs of stopping the amount of wonderful things in store for the coming days. To hold us over until then (tomorrow), check out these five games that we loved.
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A Great Bridge Worth Crossing
When I first heard that an animation studio was shifting gears to create a video game, I really didn’t know what to expect. Would it be only cutscenes? Would there be bad mechanics? Would it just be riddled with performance issues? Luckily, Ember Lab quelled all the possible discourse with an intriguing and captivating game called Kena: Bridge of Spirits.
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Where the Heart Strings Pull
Where the Heart Leads is a surreal narrative story through the lens of one man’s past, present, and future, along with all the decisions of his lifetime. This, often emotional, story strikes a powerful chord that reverberates and is a fantastic piece on one person’s actions and their lasting consequences.
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Formerly a console exclusive on the Nintendo Switch, GENSOU Skydrift, will release on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on March 9, 2021.
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Black and White and Awesome All Over
I have always enjoyed trying out smaller games that seem to offer an artistic experience that is unlike any generic AAA game. Gris, Hue, and Ape Out are on the forefront of those top-tier indie games that hit a style that is immediately distinguishable among the thousands of games released each year. Arrog, developed by LEAP Game Studios and Hermanos Magia, emerges onto PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 with an art style that can rival some of the best
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While speaking to PlayStation executive, Shuhei Yoshida, Oddworld creator, Lorne Lanning learned of PlayStation’s uncertain future.
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On this week’s MONG Podcast, the team discussed some of this week’s biggest gaming news like Mario Maker’s inclusion of online sharing, J-Stars Victory Vs+ announcement, Respawn Entertainment’s “other game”, the PlayStation 5, Halo 3: ODST coming to Xbox One, the Evolve beta, Silent Hills, the new Final Fantasy XV trailer and new details, Telltale’s new Minecraft game, and Life is Strange getting a release date!
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