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Watch: Aliens: Fireteam Elite ‘Survive The Hive’ Trailer Reveals New Gameplay

x Considering little more than a few weeks stands between gamers and the entertaining pastime of culling huge numbers of an extremely aggressive species of extraterrestrials, pre-release marketing for Aliens: Fireteam Elite has been notably absent. Since its surprise announcement earlier this year (when it was then just called Aliens: Fireteam), developer Cold Iron Studios has delivered only infrequent updates ...

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Chucklefish’s Highly Anticipated RPG Eastward Finally Has A Release Date

Chucklefish’s Eastward, developed by Shanghai studio Pixpil, finally has a release date. And it’s an exclusive on Nintendo Switch. During Nintendo’s IndieWorld showcase today, Chucklefish revealed Eastward will be officially available on Sep. 16. The game will be a timed console exclusive on the Switch, although the game appears to be launching on PC alongside Switch. Pre-orders are now available ...

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Tetris Effect: Connected Is Coming To Nintendo Switch This Fall

The incredible popular Tetris remix Tetris Effect is on its way to Nintendo’s handheld console hybrid. Tetris Effect: Connected will bring the 2018 title to the Switch on Oct. 8. The port was announced at today’s IndieWorld Showcase. Alongside introducing Tetris Effect to Nintendo Switch users, players can join in on local and online multiplayer, including crossplatform play. Tetris Effect ...

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Boyfriend Dungeon Finally Launches On Nintendo Switch, PC, Xbox

Kitfox Game’s much anticipated dating sim Boyfriend Dungeon is now available on the Nintendo Switch. The news comes from today’s IndieWorld showcase. Alongside the game’s Switch release, Boyfriend Dungeon has also been released on PC and Xbox. Boyfriend Dungeon combines ARPG gameplay with a dating sim presence, where players can date their weapons and grow closer to them. While development ...

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Necrobarista: Final Pour Launches On Nintendo Switch Today

A remastered director’s cut of 2020 indie darling Necrobarista will be launching exclusively on the Nintendo Switch later today. Necorbarista: Final Pour was announced at Nintendo’s IndieWorld showcase. The new release by Route59 will feature additional story content and remastered visuals. During the extended version’s reveal, we got a glimpse at the games’ studio mode, a fleshed out camera system ...

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Axiom Verge 2 Launches On Nintendo Switch Today

In today’s IndieWorld showcase, Nintendo announced Axiom Verge 2 will be available on Nintendo Switch later today. The original Axiom Verge was an immensely popular indie Metroidvania and a passionate love-letter to half of the genre’s namesake, Metroid. In the sequel, an eccentric billionaire named Indra explores an alien world after being guided by “voices that seem to be calling ...

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Loop Hero Lands On Nintendo Switch This Holiday Season

Loop Hero is coming to the Nintendo Switch. From artstyle to UI, Loop Hero is heavily inspired by CRPGs and early tabletop fantasy games. But in this game, players use their deck of cards to make a map that helps the titular hero escape a Lich’s time loop. The novel mechanical conceit hooked players when the game launched on PC ...

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Is Among Us Coming To Fortnite? Devs Speak Out

You’ll have to stick to voting against your crewmates in 2D, because Among Us isn’t coming to Fortnite anytime soon.  Excitement over the potential crossover sparked last Friday after a Tweet by YouTuber HYPEX, who regularly covers Fortnite news and leaks, insisted a Fortnite and Among Us partnership was already in the works.  UPCOMING Fortnite X Among Us COLLAB! There’s currently ...

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US Politicians: Video Game Publishers Must Protect Children From Loot Boxes

Democrats are putting pressure on video game companies to better protect children from the potential dangers associated with online gaming. These include loot boxes and other microtransactions. As spotted by The Verge, Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA), Rep. Kathy Castor (D-FL), and Rep. Lori Trahan (D-MA) have sent letters to some of the industry’s biggest players, including Activision Blizzard, Microsoft, Nintendo ...

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