The Hyperdimension Neptunia series should be familiar to most PC owners at this point. The previously Playstation exclusive titles have been popping up on Steam for a while now thanks to Idea Factory International. This latest entry, Hyperdimension Neptunia U: Action Unleashed, is a little special though as it is actually a hack ‘n slash spin-off and not a role playing title like the others. It is still set in the Hyperdimension Neptunia universe, but fans can now see their favorite characters take down hordes of enemies using spectacular combos!
The catalog of visual novels on Steam continues to grow and the latest entry is the upcoming Magical Eyes – Red is for Anguish. It is a mystery themed visual novel from POMERA Studios and will be hitting Steam on March 30 thanks to independent game publisher, Fruitbat Factory
Everyone is familiar with Valentine’s Day, but did you know that Japan also has a “White Day” which takes place exactly one month later? It is the day on which men who received chocolates from women on Valentine’s Day get to return the favor. This is because it is tradition in Japan for the women to give chocolate to men on Valentine’s Day
Players who like to get their hands (digitally) dirty while expanding their auto repair service empire will already be very familiar with Car Mechanic Simulator 2015. The developers have not been resting on their laurels after the release of this title though and have since created a couple of downloadable content packs for the game. The latest addition to the roster is also one of the most exciting as it is the first official, branded DLC for the game and features the prestigious Mercedes-Benz brand
February 18 2016 will be a bittersweet day for fans of the Blackwell series as it is the date that the final title hits the App Store. The previous four adventures, Legacy, Unbound, Convergence and Deception were all well received by fans of retro-style adventures and Epiphany looks like it won’t be an exception
Anyone who only watches Steam for new releases might have missed out on the launch of Planet Stronghold: Colonial Defense by Winter Wolves. This title marks their first foray into the sci-fi visual novel / collectible card game hybrid market and is set before the events of the original Planet Stronghold game. The game was released on January 25th, 2016 on the official website and is available for Windows, MAC and Linux
Our regular readers might remember Flamefrost Legacy, the ambitious browser based MMORPG we covered in a Kickstarter Watch article last year. Unfortunately the Kickstarter campaign did not reach its funding goal, but this did not deter the developers from continuing with their vision. Despite the lack of funding the team made the most of the campaign and launched a closed beta for interested players. Now the team have revealed that against all odds they have managed to complete the game and will be launching it this Saturday (30th January 2016) at 11:00 EDT!
We have some good news for fans of DARIUSBURST Chronicle Saviours as its publisher, Degica, announced some brand new DLC for the game. First up is the Darius Odyssey art book, which was previously available exclusively on the PS4. PC owners will soon be able to grab it for $14.99 USD or along with the base game for $59.99 USD
Thanks to the ongoing partnership between Zen Studios and Lucasfilm we have been waiting with bated breath for news of a new Star Wars table for Pinball FX2. Thankfully we didn’t have to wait too long as Zen Studios today officially announced the Star Wars™ Pinball: The Force Awakens™ Pack. This pack combines two brand new tables based on the recent Star Warsᵀᴹ: The Force Awakensᵀᴹ film and will be available the week of January 12, 2016
Altitude0: Lower & Faster is a racing game with an aerial twist. Instead of confining players to the road this racer allows players to take to the skies. Don’t expect tranquil flights in the wild blue yonder though as races are kept low, fast and very risky. Going lower means more speed, but with a plethora of threatening obstacles this is easier said than done. While most people have been taking a well-earned break over the holiday season, Gugila, the indie developer behind this Early Access title has been hard at work updating the game with some new multiplayer focused features