Micro Review – Barnyard Battle

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Prelude KidRealm recently released a new stand-alone game called Barnyard Battle. Basically, it’s a re-theme of Castle Combat using barnyard animals and wrapped in a retail-friendly package. I got the game in the mail a week or so ago and finally had a chance to sit down and play with my home’s reigning Castle Combat champ, my 6-year-old. Play Like …

World Beyblade Organization Launches New Site for 8th Anniversary

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After a lengthy downtime the World Beyblade Organization has relaunched with a brand-new site for their 8th Anniversary celebration. The new site is fully responsive, bright, and airy. It’s a much-needed step in a modern direction for the WBO. Along with a new site, they also commissioned two new Beyblade characters by Takafumi Adachi, author of the Metal Fight Beyblade …

More Pokémon Arrive in Pokémon GO

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New Pokémon arrive today in Pokémon GO, including Togepi, Pichu, and several more select Pokémon from the Johto region. These new Pokémon can only be hatched from eggs, so make sure you hit up all your favorite Pokéstops to fill up on the hatchables. Thanks to several all-new Pokémon GO promotional partnerships, such as one with Sprint in the US, …

Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist now available on Steam

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Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) announced today that Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist is now available on PC Steam in the Americas and Europe, marking the first time the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise is available for the popular PC platform. Newcomers players can hone their skills courtesy of the game’s accessible tutorial, while veteran players can dive into the rich Story Campaign …

Unboxing Overseers

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Thundergryph Games ran a really successful campaign with Overseers and I was delighted when the Deluxe edition of the game arrived on my doorstep last night. Not really wanting to wait, I dug right in and took some photos. Everything is quality, down to the plastic insert in the box that holds everything. The metal coin included is a great …

Review – Stack Up!

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Prelude I’ve always been a fan of Peaceable Kingdom and their family-friendly cooperative games. Stack Up! is no exception. It follows a very similar formula to some of their other games but in a different manner enough to make it stand out in Peaceable’s lineup. Play Playing Stack Up! is very simple. You spin the spinner, collect the color block …

Super Blackjack Battle II Turbo Edition

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It’s Blackjack! It tributes to a well known arcade fighting game from the ’90s A rooster with 12 characters from all around the World such as Mark, an undercover FBI Agent, Kamiko from Japan, seeking revenge for her Uncles death or Gregor, a South African warlord. Ten different story lines with individual endings and dialogues in an epic Single player …

Little Briar Rose

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Little Briar Rose is a game I hadn’t heard about today, it’s release day. It’s a point-and-click adventure game with beautiful stained-glass artwork that absolutely takes my breath away. The game is available for iOS, Android, and PC, and is $2.99, $2.49, and $7.99 respectively on those platforms. The story is classic Brothers Grimm’s “Little Briar Rose”, with the player …

Earth’s Dawn Hits Steam on December 7th

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A press release for Earth’s Dawn, a 2D action side-scroller, just hit my desk yesterday and immediately caught my eye. Developed by oneoreight and being published in the US by Rising Star Games, it hits Steam on December 7th. It’ll cost $29.99 but will be 20% during its launch period. The game has a strong anime-look and boasts unrivaled weapon …

Guilty Gear Xrd -Revelator-

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One of my favorite fighting game series, Guilty Gear, has its latest installment coming to Steam on December 17th. Titled Guilty Gear Xrd -Revelator-, it will be available for $49.99, but will feature a launch-discount of 10%. Also, available at launch will be the One Dawn Bundle, which includes all of the DLC, for $64.99 USD. As a special bonus …