Last year at PAX East, one of my favorite games of the show was a rhythm hell violence game called Thumper. This show favorite carried over to one of my favorite full titles of the year, where I couldn’t put the game down while reviewing it. My only qualm was that it was for PC, and my gaming laptop couldn’t run it perfectly. (Yes I know it is also out for PS4, but I don’t have one.) This Spring, ...[Read More]
Are you getting annoyed that Square Enix has yet to announce when Kingdom Hearts 3 will be released? Have you not played all the games between Kingdom Hearts 2 and 3 but are curious about the story? Well If you answered yes to wanting to either of these questions then you might be annoyed or excited to find out that Square Enix is relaunching the mobile RPG Kingdom Hearts Unchained X and renaming ...[Read More]
Let’s play a game. I’m going to say a word you and think of something that correlates with it. Ready? Okay: Harmonix. If you the first thing you thought of was a video game, great job. That’s what I was going for, however they are branching out later this year. They are taking a risk with their upcoming AR(?) card game, Dropmix.
Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, the sequel to 2014’s fantastic Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor, has a new 16-minute gameplay walkthrough. This first look at gameplay showcases the changes and improvements that will expand the breadth of the game and the famed Nemesis System. In Shadow of Mordor, the focus of the Nemesis System was mostly on enemies and revenge, whereas this iteration seems to bu...[Read More]
Readers may remember our hands-on coverage of Lightspeed Frontier from the PAX South show floor at the end of January. What we saw was a promising game of open world space exploration with a unique twist on shipbuilding, and the promise of a variety of single player missions.
If you’re an old-school Xbox player like I am then you remember Voodoo Vince. The lovable voodoo doll who put his own body on the line when he needed to. When the announcement that Voodoo Vince was getting a remastered version I was thrilled! A lot of people never got to experience Vince’s puzzle-platforming antics from the original Xbox. Well that time has come.
Are you looking for a fun time at PAX East 2017? Of course everyone is and Monstercat is giving you the chance at an epic party going on. What is it you ask? It’s the Monstercat AFK PAX East Pre-Party, which is going on the day before PAX East. I know, I know! How do you gain access? That’s what you’re reading this page for!
Square Enix has announced that NieR: Automata will be available for PC on March 17th, 2017. Early reviews have already been release for the action JRPG and so far has met with critical acclaim. More reviews will be out once the PS4 version releases this Tuesday, March 7th. Those who pre-purchase the Steam® Day One Edition will receive an exclusive “Valve Character Accessory,” as well as other Day ...[Read More]
So as a few of us here at Marooners’ Rock are finally getting some time with the new Nintendo Switch, there are a handful of games that many probably forgot to look for. Sure, Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is probably the best reason to own the new console, but there are some awesome games available now on the E-Shop.
As Attack on Titan prepares for its second season’s debut in April, anime publisher Funimation Entertainment today announced that it has acquired the two-part recap films, and that fans can expect to see a limited screening in select theaters later this month.
With a release in less than a week, Square Enix today released an extended gameplay video for PlatinumGames’ NieR: Automata, which puts a focus on some of the game’s systems.
Earlier this week, comic book publisher Dark Horse Comics announced that its western magical girl comic series, Zodiac Starforce, would be getting a second miniseries, Cries of the Fire Prince, beginning this summer.