Giveaway: How Would You Like To Win Whispering Willows On Xbox One?

Just a few days ago I announced that Whispering Willows, the beautifully hand painted horror game from Night Light Interactive, is finally available to download on the Xbox One, App Store, and Google Play.

For anyone that might’ve missed any of our previous coverage, Whispering Willows is a narrative driven horror themed, side-scrolling adventure, filled with gorgeous hand-painted 2D visuals, all set to a haunting soundtrack.

You take the role of Elena, a young girl determined to solve the mystery behind her father’s disappearance. Using a unique amulet gifted from her father, Elena possesses the extraordinary ability to project her spirit outside of her body. While in this spectral form, she can interact with the benevolent spirits and wicked wraiths that dwell within the walls of the sinister Willows Mansion. Help Elena use her astral projection to solve puzzles, help lost spirits, and uncover the mysteries behind her missing father.

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LEGO Dimensions Unleashes New Screenshots Of The Simpsons And Midway Arcade Gameplay

We’ve known for quite some time now that The Simpsons and Midway Arcade would be featured within the upcoming toys to life LEGO Dimensions. However Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has taken a moment to reveal new screenshots showcasing gameplay for both properties.

Both The Simpsons and Midway Arcade levels are part of the LEGO Dimensions main game, which comes in the Starter Pack.

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Calvino Noir Thrusts You Into The Dark Underworld Of The 1930’s On PS4, PC, And iOS

Calvino Noir Limited launched its first title, Calvino Noir, a mysterious stealth game inspired by the classics of film noir, for the PS4, PC, and iOS devices. Calvino Noir takes players on an unforgettable journey through the underworld of 1930s Europe with stylistic side-scrolling gameplay, a dark and foreboding visual style presented in shades of grey, and multiple paths and characters to explore. Continue reading Calvino Noir Thrusts You Into The Dark Underworld Of The 1930’s On PS4, PC, And iOS

Fans At PAX Prime Had An Opportunity To Get Hands On With Telltale’s Minecraft: Story Mode

This weekend, fans at PAX Prime in Seattle had an opportunity to get their hands on the very first playable beta of Minecraft: Story Mode

Telltale Games has announced that Minecraft: Story Mode will be the first Telltale game series to feature a player character where YOU choose their appearance. Players will be able to select from several different options for both male and female versions of our hero Jesse.

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Lionsgate And Gearbox Software Ink A Deal To Bring The ‘Borderlands’ Videogame To The Big Screen

Marvel Studios founder Avi Arad and son Ari Arad team up with Lionsgate to bring the critically acclaimed blockbuster video game Borderlands to life on the big screen, as a tent-pole feature film. Borderlands is an action role-playing first-person shooter created and developed by Gearbox Software and published by 2K. Since 2009 the award winning franchise has sold over 26 million copies and in that time has managed to build an incredibly passionate global fan base.

Set in the frontier of a sci-fi universe, Borderlands is best known for Gearbox’s blending of irreverent humor and characters, with a unique comic-book art style, and co-operative four-player genre-bending, loot-grabbing gameplay. It’s a franchise that in the last six years has ushered in a new and popular category of first-person shooters.

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Lo-Interactive And Square Enix Reveals The First In-game Playthrough For HITMAN

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Io-Interactive and Square Enix released the first playthrough from the upcoming HITMAN. The video focuses on the core Hitman experience – creative stealth gameplay, disguises, hiding in plain sight and the choice and freedom of approach that is the hallmark of the series.

Featuring the Parisian “Showstopper” mission, the playthrough aims to give fans insight into the mechanics of HITMAN while not spoiling the game. Continue reading Lo-Interactive And Square Enix Reveals The First In-game Playthrough For HITMAN

Whispering Willows Is Finally Available On Xbox One And Mobile Devices

The wait is over – Night Light Interactive’s gorgeous, hand painted horror gem Whispering Willows is now available on Xbox One, the Apple App Store, and Google Play. Whispering Willows will also be launching for the Wii U System and Windows 10 in the very near future.

As part of Microsoft’s Deals with Gold promotion, Whispering Willows will launch at 30% off its normal $9.99 price for $6.99 (through Friday, September 11). It will be launching at a special 50% off price point of $4.99 for both iOS and Android for the first two weeks as well. Continue reading Whispering Willows Is Finally Available On Xbox One And Mobile Devices

The Tactical Stealth Shooter Red Awakening Needs Your Help On Kickstarter

When I originally stumbled onto Red Awakening it was during an earlier build of the game, however it was enough to get me excited. Domino Effect Ltd was determined to take everything that made the 80’s great, then make it even better. I can’t express how thrilled I am that the Kickstarter campaign for Red Awakening is in full swing.

What is Red Awakening?

Welcome to the Program… In the mid 1980’s America is on the brink of collapse, the unemployment rate soars as hundreds of thousands of students boycott schools across the country.

Youth violence is out of control, with once peaceful protests turning to violent riots in the streets. Fearing a civil war with the youth of America and the ever-increasing threat of communism, the powers-that-be covertly fund a clandestine CIA mind control program, code-named “Red Awakening”.

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Dragon Quest Heroes Unveils An Insightful Story Trailer

SQUARE ENIX today unveiled a new story trailer for DRAGON QUEST HEROES®: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below™, giving players a deeper look at the game’s colorful cast and lively world. Fans can view captains of the Royal Guard, Luceus and Aurora join forces with franchise favorites including DRAGON QUEST IV‘s tomboy Alena and DRAGON QUEST VIII‘s reformed bandit Yangus as they plow through hordes of formidable monsters.

Fans will recognize familiar faces from the DRAGON QUEST series as they utilize each character’s unique abilities and vastly different play styles in battle. From Kiryl’s lance that keep enemies at bay or Nera’s magic bubbles that blast monsters away, players can choose from twelve iconic DRAGON QUEST heroes. The roster will also feature newcomers including heavy hitter Doric, the King of Arba, and the brilliant Isla, Arba’s cunning scientist.
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Square Enix Reveals The Collectors Edition For Rise Of The Tomb Raider

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Square Enix Inc. today announced a collector’s edition for Rise of the Tomb Raider® that is available exclusively from the Square Enix e-store and the Official Tomb Raider store.

The collector’s edition is packed with valuable memorabilia, including a 12 inch tall statue of Lara Croft that depicts her search for answers on her first tomb raiding expedition, a model of the jade necklace that was Lara’s first archeological discovery, and a collectible steel book case. Continue reading Square Enix Reveals The Collectors Edition For Rise Of The Tomb Raider