DESOLATE by Nearga and HypeTrain Digital is a first-person horror survival experience where up to four players can team up to explore an open world filled with mysteries. Granichny Island, where the game is set, is also the epicenter of a large-scale disaster of unknown origin that has left it filled with monsters, madmen, and paranormal activity. In this series, the GAMERamble team ventures forth into the unknown to try and survive while uncovering the secrets of DESOLATE
Just Die Already by DoubleMoose and Curve Games is an old people mayhem sandbox game. Players take control of old people who have been kicked out of their retirement home and have to fend for themselves in a dangerous city. Their only option to qualify for free retirement care is to perform hazardous challenges. Check out the video below to see the co-op mode in action
Dying Light 2 Stay Human by Techland is set in a world where civilization has fallen back into the Dark Ages due to a deadly virus. The City is one of the last large human settlements, but it is being torn apart by conflict. Players step into this vast open world as a wanderer with the power to change the fate of The City. However, to do so, they will need to survive the hordes of deadly enemies that await them. Check out the video below to see some action from the game’s first mission
7 Days to Die by The Fun Pimps is an unforgiving post-apocalyptic first-person shooter set in an open-world overrun by the undead. With combat, crafting, looting, mining, exploration, and character growth, the game has won over millions of fans since entering Early Access in 2013. In this video, the GAMERamble team attempts to survive the third Blood Moon event in the game unscathed by making a stand at a fire post
Forza Horizon 5 by Playground Games and Xbox Game Studios is the latest installment of the popular racing series. This time around, players get to explore the vibrant and ever-evolving open-world landscapes of Mexico, where they can take hundreds of the world’s greatest cars for a spin. The game features a deep campaign with hundreds of challenges spread across unique landscapes. Check out the video below to see the first four challenges that introduce players to the game
The Signal From Tölva by Big Robot Ltd is an open-world first-person shooter set on a distant, haunted, future world. The goal is to discover the source of a mysterious signal emanating from the planet, but the presence of rival factions means conflict is inevitable. Fortunately, players can recruit other robots to fight alongside them while exploring the sprawling alien landscape. Check out the video below to see The Signal From Tölva in action as we take our first steps on the surface of the planet and engage some hostiles along the way
Bus Simulator 21 builds upon the solid foundation of Bus Simulator 18 while adding plenty of new content as well as refinements and improvements. Along with a huge new city, players can also return to Seaside Valley from the previous game. In addition, the streamlined interface and extra information make it easier than ever to plan profitable routes. Despite some rough edges, the game is very engaging and should satisfy simulation fans as well as players looking for a different type of driving experience.
Gameplay: Plan bus routes and then hop in and try to drive them as efficiently as possible.
Graphics: The cities are huge and detailed, but some of the textures could be better.
Sound: Lots of dialog for NPCs, but they can become repetitive after a while
Bus Simulator 21 by stillalive studios and astragon Entertainment offers players the opportunity to experience the daily life of a bus driver in two open world cities. The game builds on the strengths of Bus Simulator 18 with revised traffic and pedestrian AI, improved graphics, and a dynamic day-night cycle with different weather conditions. There’s something for all simulation fans with single-player and synced multiplayer modes, 30 buses by well-known manufacturers, and optional refined management features. Check out the video below to see the game in action as we find out what it takes to be a bus driver
Want to see humans taking on an unforgiving wilderness and thriving thanks to teamwork and skills? Then you’ll want to look elsewhere as the GAMERamble team is let loose on the open-world survival simulator setting of Green Hell and immediately begin making bad choices. Left alone in the jungle without any food or equipment, the team quickly discovers the many ways a person can die if they don’t know the first thing about survival. Check out the video below for a practical guide on what NOT to do if you are ever stranded in the Amazonian rain forest
Maneater by Tripwire Interactive is a single-player, open-world action RPG where players control a mighty shark. Explore large environments and eat your way up the ecosystem as you take on both humans and wildlife. It’s a game about eating, exploring, and evolving far beyond what nature intended. This first look video features the game’s tutorial area and highlights some of the antics you can get up to with your shark