Grimshade is a party-based RPG with a turn-based combat system that takes place in a world at war. There are monsters and magic, in the form of a substance called Ether, and anthropomorphic creatures you’ll encounter, some that will fight alongside you throughout the story.
Drac reviews Video Kid on the Nintendo Switch.
Project Hospital is the latest in the recent flurry of hospital themed games and sims, going hard on the sim-part, and easy on the Nitrous-Oxide.
It’s 30 years in the future, and humankind has effed up the planet’s environment so badly that they decide to microwave it from space. This of course goes wrong, something fails and you’re sent alone to the moon 5 years later to investigate! Yup, us humans just ain’t getting smarter in the next couple of decades.
I adored this game and I am going to replay it. Perhaps I’ll choose the mage this time around, new story, new play style and best of all new challenge.
Good story, vibrant world, interesting characters and challenging. What more do you need?
This second installment into the Mexiverse from Drinkbox games features some amazingly visually vivid levels, 4-player Co-op, new wrestling moves, sassy new bosses, twice the enemies, and apparently quite a bit more “fowl” creatures than the previous one. Unfortunately I…
In ‘Shadow Bug’, you play as a heroic ninja attempting to save the forest you live in from an evil, monster-spewing factory by slicing and dicing those monsters to itty-bitty pieces. In some ways the premise reminded me a bit of ‘FernGully:The Last Rainforest’, and I immediately wished the silent glow-fly that acts as your pointer would have something funny to say (a la Batty) when you eventually get yourself killed and have to restart a level.
A Tower Defence styled Sci-Fi game set in space with beautiful set-pieces, a nice little story, varying mission types and tech-trees you can fill out as you go, all sounds like it should be right up my alley … Like, it REALLY ought to!
Attack of the Earthlings is a Turn-based Strategy game with a comedic twist. Here you play as an native species defending their planet and resources from an evil invading force of alien humans.
Bacon Man, the man, the myth, the succulent pork. Due to our love of all things Bacon, there simply was no way we could not check this game out. In this 2D, side-scrolling platformer you play as Bacon Man (or one of his 3 friends), battling through the food groups to confront those who wrongly condemned you for killing your father. Clear his name by beating the Meat Kings into submission.
Kingdoms & Castles follows in a long line of city-building and resource-management games, mixing in a bit of Tower Defense in a setting with raging vikings, ogres, and dragons that fall out of the sky randomly.