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Valheim's Hearth & Home Update Launches Today With Plenty of New Features

Gacek, 16 September 2021, 14:28

Today marks the release of Valheim: Hearth & Home - the first major update to the popular Viking survival game. The developers have provided fans with many interesting new features.

Timberborn Records Good Launch on Steam

GRG, 16 September 2021, 13:54

The original city builder starring beavers recorded a successful launch on Steam.

Cyberpunk RPG Gamedec Launches Today

Jacob Blazewicz, 16 September 2021, 13:22

Gamedec will be released today on PC. On this occasion, Anshar Studios has released a new trailer and is preparing a special Twitch broadcast.

Valheim Devs Expect Us to Begin a New Game After Hearth and Home

Agnes Adamus, 14 September 2021, 15:42

Employees of Iron Gate studio published a 30-minute material, in which they discuss the news heading to Valheim with the Hearth and Home update. The developers stated that they hope players will start their adventures anew after the patch is released.

ATOM RPG: Trudograd Leaves Early Access

Gacek, 14 September 2021, 12:48

The standalone expansion ATOM RPG: Trudograd has just left Early Access on Steam. The developers continue the story of post-nuclear Russia.

Darkest Dungeon 2 Launches Next Month in Early Access on Epic Games Store

GRG, 14 September 2021, 12:24

Darkest Dungeon 2 will debut in early access exclusively on Epic Games Store and will offer a new character class.

Post-apocalyptic cRPG Encased Leaves Early Access

Michael Kulakowski, 07 September 2021, 19:19

After nearly two years in the early access program, the post-apocalyptic RPG Encased debuts today on Steam and GOG.com. The game is inspired by the PC classics of the genre, with the original Fallout at the forefront, and has already managed to gain a lot of devoted fans.

Diablo Clone Last Epoch Gains Second Life After Sands of Majasa Update

Hubert Sledziewski, 07 September 2021, 14:57

The Sands of Majasa update (0.8.3) for Last Epoch, available in Early Access on Steam, has renewed interest in the Diablo-like production. The influx of new players in turn translated into increased popularity on Twitch.

Expansion for Post-apocalyptic ATOM RPG With Release Date

Jacob Blazewicz, 06 September 2021, 21:01

The release of the standalone expansion ATOM RPG: Trudograd is fast approaching. The developers from AtomTeam have confirmed that we will be able to play the expansion soon.

First Reviews: F.I.S.T.: Forged in Shadow Torch - Critics Delighted

Przemyslaw Dygas, 06 September 2021, 15:48

It seems that F.I.S.T.: Forged in Shadow Torch is an unexpected hit. The game by the Chinese studio TiGames collects enthusiastic reviews.

Stardew Valley Remains Without Update 1.6 as Dev Focuses on New Game

Hubert Sledziewski, 06 September 2021, 13:06

Update 1.6 for Stardew Valley will have to wait. That's because developer Eric „ConcernedApe” Barone is busy working on a new title that may be announced soon.

Tank Design Game Sprocket With Surprisingly Good Debut on Steam

Jacob Blazewicz, 02 September 2021, 16:50

Steam players warmly welcomed another independent production from early access. We are talking about Sprocket, which enables us to build and test our own tanks.

Cyberpunk Game Vigilance 2099 Got New Trailer on Unreal Engine 5

GRG, 02 September 2021, 13:03

Cyberpunk Vigilance 2099 on Unreal Engine 5 looks awesome. Watch the latest gameplay trailer.

WHATEVER is a Game Inspired by the Ship That Got Stuck in the Suez Canal

Qskan, 01 September 2021, 14:29

If you browse Early Access on Steam you could recently come across an interesting title. The player's task is to direct a cargo ship in such a way that it does not get stuck on its route. The game is inspired by events that took place in the Suez Canal a few months ago.

Tale of Immortal - Hit RPG Finally in English on Steam

Adrian Werner, 01 September 2021, 12:31

Chinese RPG Tale of Immortal finally lived to see an English-language version. The game was one of the biggest hits during the first months of the year.

Baldur's Gate-like RPG Black Geyser Launches in Early Access

Hubert Sledziewski, 26 August 2021, 20:43

The classic RPG Black Geyser: Couriers of Darkness from the small studio GrapeOcean Technologies debuted in early access. On this occasion we got a new trailer of the game.

Kung-fu Game Sifu Release Date and Trailer

Jacob Blazewicz, 25 August 2021, 22:14

The developers of Sifu have finally revealed the game's new release date. The information was provided in one of the last trailers shown during the opening event of GamesCom 2021.

Valheim: Hearth and Home Release Date and Animated Trailer

Agnes Adamus, 25 August 2021, 22:03

During the opening of gamescom 2021, the release date for the Hearth and Home update for Valheim was announced. It will hit us next month. A short animated trailer was released to mark the occasion.

Dark and Charming Answer to Don't Starve - Here's Cult of the Lamb

Jacob Blazewicz, 25 August 2021, 20:59

What happens when you take Don't Starve and add cute animals and occultism? The answer is Cult of The Lamb from Devolver Digital.

Single Father From Poland Works on Bloody Beat'em Up Midnight Fight Express

Agnes Adamus, 25 August 2021, 20:55

During today's opening of gamescom 2021 a gameplay trailer of a Polish beat'em up game Midnight Fight Express was shown. Additionally, it was announced that the game will be available in Xbox Game Pass service from day one.

Broken Roads is a Fallout-inspired Post-apocalyptic RPG

Michael Kulakowski, 24 August 2021, 20:16

Team 17 announced that it has become the official publisher of Broken Roads, a post-apocalyptic RPG, the action of which is set in Australia. The title, which uses a classic turn-based combat system and isometric view, is inspired by games like Fallout and Wasteland 2, as well as Disco Elysium.

Kojima Appreciated 12 Minutes But is Scared of Willem Dafoe

Przemyslaw Dygas, 21 August 2021, 16:12

It seems that 12 Minutes was liked not only by reviewers, but also by Hideo Kojima. The Japanese dev is delighted with Luis Antonio's game and shared his impressions on Twitter.

Post-apocalyptic Action Game ExeKiller is Coming to PC; Watch the Trailer

Hubert Sledziewski, 19 August 2021, 21:33

Polish studio Paradark has published the first trailer of a retrofuturistic action game ExeKiller. The title will take us to a post-apocalyptic world plunged in anarchy and chaos, and ruled by corporations.

First Reviews: 12 Minutes - Good Original Adventure Game With Hollywood Stars

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 August 2021, 21:22

First reviews of Twelve Minutes have started appearing in online. The title is collecting high ratings, though it's clearly not a game for everyone.

RPG Death Trash Loved by Players; Game Broke Even Instantly

mokosh, 18 August 2021, 17:51

The developer of Death Trash announced via Twitter that the game broke even in less than two weeks after its early access release. This is a great success for the developers, especially since it was achieved in such a short time.

Award-winning Hades Now Available in Game Pass

Adrian Werner, 13 August 2021, 14:38

Today, Hades launched on the Game Pass service. At the same time, the game went on sale on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S consoles.

SCP: Pandemic is a New SWAT 4-style Paranormal Shooter

Szarmancki, 12 August 2021, 15:59

A game from the SCP Foundation universe is being developed as an ambitious project on the crowdfunding website Kickstarter.com. SCP: Pandemic will be a co-op horror SWAT 4-like tactical shooter.

The Ascent's Cyberpunk World is Even More Beautiful in FPP

Hubert Sledziewski, 11 August 2021, 17:58

The Ascent from Neon Giant has been impressing with its visuals for almost two weeks now. The details of the cyberpunk world can be examined even more closely - just run the FPP mode.

Jupiter Hell - Doom Roguelike's Successor Appreciated by Players

Adrian Werner, 09 August 2021, 14:54

Version 1.0 of Jupiter Hell, the successor to Doom Roguelike, has delighted players on Steam. The game also collects good reviews in the industry media.

McAvoy, Ridley and Dafoe on the Unique Indie Game 12 Minutes

Milosz Szubert, 06 August 2021, 16:08

New footage of the indie game 12 Minutes has appeared online. On the video, movie stars James McAvoy, Daisy Ridley and Willem Dafoe and the game's creator Luis Antonio, talk passionately about the work on the game.

Gamers Delighted by Beautiful Indie Game The Ramp

Gacek, 04 August 2021, 13:08

On August 3, 2021, the independent game The Ramp was released on Steam. In the game we ride a skateboard on beautifully designed, minimalist boards.

RPG From The Elder Scrolls Devs in First Teaser Trailer [UPDATED]

Agnes Adamus, 03 August 2021, 19:32

The Wayward Realms, the game from the co-creators of the first installments of The Elder Scrolls series, received its first teaser trailer. It does not reveal much and actually only introduces the general atmosphere of the game.

The Ascent Devs Are Working to Improve the Xbox Game Pass Version

Ness, 01 August 2021, 13:41

Tor Frick, co-founder of Neon Giant, the studio responsible for The Ascent, addressed the criticism of the Xbox Game Pass version of the game on Twitter.

Dark Post-apocalyptic RPG Encased Gets a Release Date

Hubert Sledziewski, 31 July 2021, 21:57

We learned the release date of Encased, a post+apocalyptic RPG inspired by the classics of the genre. The title will debut on Steam and GOG.com at the beginning of September.

One Man's Strategy Game Hexoplanet Announced

Hubert Sledziewski, 31 July 2021, 19:24

A lovely economic strategy game about robots colonizing a new planet, Hexoplanet, has been announced. The game is being developed by only one person and is due out next year.

Not Silent Hill, But Metal Gear Suggested by New Leak About Abandoned

Jacob Blazewicz, 30 July 2021, 19:34

Gamers are still speculating about Abandoned from Blue Box Games. A recent leak from a relatively reliable source suggests that it won't be Silent Hill (as some thought), but a new installment or a remake of the Metal Gear series.

Unusual Lovecraftian Horror RPG Dredge Announced

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2021, 13:12

Black Salt Games team is working on Dredge, an unusual fishing RPG with horror elements, inspired by the works of H.P. Lovecraft.

Aragami 2 Gone Gold; Impressive Pre-order Sales

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2021, 11:41

The team at Lince Works announced that Aragami 2 is complete and will debut as planned, this September. The devs also boasted impressive pre-order results.

The Stanley Parable and Gone Home Devs are Making a Game Together

Gacek, 30 July 2021, 10:55

The creators of The Stanley Parable and Gone Home have founded a new studio - Ivy Road. The soundtrack for their first project will be created by the composer of music for Minecraft.

Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye - BAFTA's 2019 GotY Will Get an Expansion

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2021, 10:05

Annapurna Interactive and studio Mobius Digital have announced the Echoes of the Eye expnsion for Outer Wilds, the space adventure game that won a BAFTA award for Best Game of 2019.

The Forgotten City - Skyrim Mod-based Game Gets Great Reviews

Przemyslaw Dygas, 28 July 2021, 11:44

The Forgotten City is getting great reviews. The game by Modern Storyteller studio proves that some mods have the potential to become great standalone productions.

Splitgate Servers Down Again; Launch Delayed

Agnes Adamus, 26 July 2021, 21:51

Splitgate is having problems again. Due to server troubles, the title has been shut down. This situation is expected to persist until tomorrow. At the same time, it was announced that the release of the full version of the game is delayed.

Success of Splitgate's Open Beta Forced Devs to Shut Down Servers

Agnes Adamus, 25 July 2021, 22:51

Cross-play has brought Splitgate a surge in popularity. The open beta testing this feature attracted so much interest that a decision was made to temporarily shut down the game servers. Currently the game is back online.

Blade Runner-like Vigilance 2099 on New Gameplay

Gacek, 23 July 2021, 12:50

New gameplay showing the independent game Vigilance 2099 has appeared in the web. The game looks phenomenal, but the release is still far off.

Black Book Launches Next Month

Przemyslaw Dygas, 22 July 2021, 19:59

The release of Black Book, the Slavic RPG from Morteshka, is coming soon. We'll be able to play the full version in August.

New RTS Modeled After Age of Empires and They Are Billions Coming Soon

Czarus, 22 July 2021, 14:35

Age of Darkness: Final Stand, an RTS that looks like a combination of Age of Empires and They Are Billions with intriguing fog-of-war mechanics will soon appear on Steam.

Stardew Valley Has a 'Secret' Convenience That was Overlooked by Players

Jacob Blazewicz, 22 July 2021, 14:25

Fans of Stardew Valley found out about the helpful feature thanks to a post from the game's developer. Funnily enough, this useful option related to the community center is not new at all.

First Reviews: Cris Tales - Another Good Game of 2021

Szarmancki, 21 July 2021, 17:37

The first reviews of the fairy tale jRPG Cris Tales have appeared in the web. Critics are satisfied with the story and gameplay. Although there are some mistakes, fans of the genre will feel at home.

Death's Door With Great Reviews; Small Raven Wins Players' Hearts

Iltutmis, 21 July 2021, 16:45

Death's Door collects very good reviews after launch. Acid Nerve's game will appeal to every fan of isometric action games with RPG elements. Charming visuals encourage to get acquainted with this title.

Steam Next Fest Coming in October; Another Demo Fest Announced

Iltutmis, 21 July 2021, 11:13

We have learned the schedule of the next Steam Next Fest. In October, we'll play a selection of game demos from different genres and get a lot of information about upcoming titles.