RESEARCH and DESTROY by Implausible Industries and Spike Chunsoft is a turn-based action game with local and online co-op. The world has been overrun by the Supernatural hordes, but fortunately, players have access to three brilliant scientists. Weird weapons, radical upgrades, and fascinating gadgets can all be developed to take down the Supernaturals. Check out the video below for a quick look at some aspects of the game, including the first mission
The GAMERamble team put their railroad construction skills to the test for the co-op game Unrailed! The goal is to gather resources and craft tracks to prevent the always-moving train from derailing. However, with only one tool of each type available the only way to survive is cooperation and coordination! This video features the “Endless” mode on “Medium” difficulty with three players
Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising by Natsume Atari and 505 Games is an action RPG with fast-paced combat and town-upgrading mechanics. The game is a prequel to the world of the Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes and introduces a portion of Eiyuden Chronicle’s cast of characters in an original story. Check out the video below to see the opening moments of Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising in action
The House of the Dead Remake sees the return of the original Sega classic rail-shooter with some brand new visuals. The game looks better than ever, but it is still a very short-lived experience. This makes it great for players who don’t mind replaying the handful of levels while aiming for higher scores, but everyone else might find it a little too bare-bones.
Gameplay: Shooting zombies is fun, but the game sticks to the handful of levels from the original game, which means it can be completed in less than an hour.
Graphics: The new visuals look great and the game doesn’t shy away from blood and dismemberment either.
Sound: The voice acting and sound effects are authentic, but the remake lacks the soundtrack from the original
Bugsnax by Young Horses sees players journey to Snaktooth Island after being invited by the intrepid explorer Elizabert Megafig. However, upon arrival, Elizabert is nowhere to be found, her camp is in shambles and her followers are scattered everywhere. Players must solve the mysteries of Snaktooth Island while discovering, hunting, and capturing all 100 different species of Bugsnax lurking everywhere. Check out the video below for a quick look at the action
Trek to Yomi by Leonard Menchiari, Flying Wild Hog, and Devolver Digital sees a lone samurai voyage beyond life and death to confront himself and decide his path forward. The game aims for a true cinematic experience with breathtaking camera angles and striking visuals as well as a thrilling soundtrack. In addition, the mythic storytelling is backed up by stylish combat. Check out the video below to see Trek to Yomi in action
Wingspan: European Expansion by Monster Couch, Stonemaier Games, and indienova adds a host of new content to the award-winning strategy card game about birds. Players will find new birds with new powers, new round goals, brand-new picturesque backgrounds, and some new music. In addition, owners of the expansion won’t lose any of the features present in the base version of the game. Check out the video below for some of the highlights from European Expansion
THE HOUSE OF THE DEAD: Remake by MegaPixel Studio S.A. and Forever Entertainment S.A. is a remade version of the 1997 arcade original. It is a classic arcade rail-shooter where players need the face the hordes of undead monstrosities created by the evil Dr. Curien. THE HOUSE OF THE DEAD: Remake features modern visuals, local 2-player multiplayer, multiple endings and much more. This video offers a quick look at the first level of the game
HunterX is an impressive indie-developed Metroidvania title with a sprawling map and a very skilled devil-hunting protagonist. However, players have their work cut out for them as the game is also filled with vicious enemies and massive bosses that don’t show any mercy. While some players might find the hard-hitting foes a bit frustrating, the game offers plenty of weapons, accessories, skills, and abilities that when mastered makes it easy to turn the tables on enemies. Overall, HunterX doesn’t bring anything drastically new to the genre, but it knows what fans expect and isn’t afraid to challenge them in the process.
Gameplay: The game is tough, but players who take the time to learn all the intricacies it has to offer will find the combat to be very satisfying.
Graphics: The 3D visuals mixed with the 2D gameplay gives HunterX the look and feel of a lost Playstation 2 title and definitely make it stand out from the current crop of titles.
Sound: The game features a memorable soundtrack and great sound effects, but sadly no voice acting
Second Extinction by Systemic Reaction is an Early Access first-person shooter where the goal is to reclaim earth from hordes of mutated dinosaurs. The game was designed with squads of three in mind, so the GAMERamble team decided to team up and shoot some dinosaurs