GasLamp Games released the 5th trailer for their upcoming comic like downloadable RPG coming out May/June 2011. GasLamp Games describes Dungeons of Dredmor as “a comic fantasy roguelike dungeon crawler game”. GasLamp Games plans to release Dungeon of Dredmor for the PC, Mac and Linux. Gaslamp haven’t announce a price for Dungeon and Dredmor but have said it will cost less than $10. (more…)
Kot in Action Creative Artel released Steel Storm™: Burning Retribution, Episode 1 described as a downloadable top down shooter game that reminds us of early arcade games with extremely sharp graphics. Consumers can download Steel Storm to their PC, Mac and Linux’s computers for $9.99.
The game contains Episode 1 and Episode 2 totaling 25 campaign missions, along with new DM and CTF missions, 2 mighty bosses, new weapons, new enemies, over 10 new interactive environments and lots of things to blow up and annihilate.
Steel Storm™: Burning Retribution is available in 7 languages and we recommend it for users 10 years of age and older.
+ Operating system: Windows XP SP2 / Windows Vista / Windows 7 / Linux / Mac OS X 10.5
+ Processor: 2.0+ GHz Single Core Processor (Dual-Core Processor recommended)
+ Memory: 1 Gb RAM (2 Gb or greater recommended)
+ Hard disk space: 800 Mb
+ Video: NVIDIA GeForce 7600GT+ or ATI Radeon 2400+ HD with 256 Mb of VRAM (512 Mb of VRAM recommended)
+ Sound: Windows Supported Sound Card
+ DirectX®: N/A
+ Other Requirements: latest OpenGL video drivers must be installed
+ Multiplayer requirements: Internet (TCP/IP) and LAN (TCP/IP) play supported, Internet play requires broadband connection and latest drivers, LAN play requires network interface card and latest drivers
Revenge of the Titans Game Review by Matt Bird
Game Rating = 5/5
You should buy Revenge of the Titans if:
– You like tower defense games
– You appreciate a challenge
– You can balance a budget
You should avoid buying Revenge of the Titans if:
– You fail at tower defense games
– You have trouble with real-time strategy titles in general
– You like to spend your money willy-nilly (more…)
Atom Zombie Smasher Game Review by Matt Bird
Atom Zombie Smasher Game Rating = 3.5/5
Reasons to buy Atom Zombie Smasher
– You want a solid RTS downloadable game
– You want a challenging strategy title
– The undead make you salivate
Reasons to avoid buying Atom Zombie Smasher
– You savor complex graphics
– You like a ton of options
– You hate the whole ‘zombie’ thing (more…)
The cracked editorial team at HarryBalls.com recently noticed the proliferation of Zombies in many downloadable video games. We find this Zombie games trend perplexing, alarming and slightly disturbing so we thought should investigate the matter. Why are zombies popping up in downloadable video games, what’s or who is behind this? Should “regular” game characters be fearful for their jobs? Do Zombies work in video games for lower salaries? WTF? (more…)
Winter Wolves released Always Remember Me, a downloadable romantic simulation game slash visual novel. Always Remember Me features Amy, the main character whose boyfriend Aaron has lost his memory as a result of a car accident. Amy’s task with finding ways to make Aaron remember her which explains the title Always Remember Me. Always Remember Me costs $19.99 and can be played on the PC, Mac and Linux platforms. (more…)
Graduate Games release the free alpha of their canine themed downloadable version of solitaire called Best in Show minus Eugene Levy. Graduate Games requires users to double opt-in to their email list to get the Best in Show Solitaire download link. It took about ten minutes to receive the confirmation email and then two minutes to get the email containing the link to the Best In Show Solitaire download which arrives in a .zip folder containing an .exe file. Graduate Games Best In Show Solitaire will support Windows, Mac and Linux in the final version and they may began taking pre-orders in thirty to sixty days. Graduate Games will charge $19.95 for Best In Show Solitaire when the final version hits the online shelves for sale.
Lexaloffle released the latest trailer for their upcoming downloadable arena shooter game called Voxatron which they will plan to push live later this year. Lexaloffle employs voxel-based graphics for this downloadable shooter game which takes place in a world made of voxels which are little cubes. Voxatron looks like it will be a very fun, addicting and unique game to play.
There’s a new pay what you want Humble Bundle this time featuring downloadable games from one game developer Frozenbyte Games. The Frozen Byte Humble Bundle includes the following downloadable games which all work well on the Mac, PC and Linux Platforms:
Trine – Already supports Windows and Mac but now supports Linux with this bundle
Jack Claw – prototype for this new downloadable game supports Windows only. Don’t pick your nose with your claw but maybe you can clear out your ear wax.
Splot – Buying this bundle would get you a pre-order for this brand new game from Frozen Byte.
Buying this bundle also enables you to donate a portion of your funds to the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Childplay, a game industry charity dedicated to improving the lives of children with toys and games in our network of over 60 hospitals worldwide.