Tag Archives: SciFi

Abstraction Games Announced Their Platformer Kick & Fennick Is Heading To Consoles

One of the most unique and evocative platforming titles released in 2015 is making its way to consoles!

Independent game publisher Abstraction Games and developer Jaywalkers Interactive announced today that Kick & Fennick, released in February of 2015 to the PS Vita to rave reviews, is launching later this year on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and WiiU.

Kick & Fennick tells the story of a young boy named Kick who finds himself waking up in a bright and colorful, yet dangerous world. Armed with a giant gun that can be used to shoot down enemy robots, while also allowing him to make huge jumps using the weapon’s powerful recoil, Kick searches for a way to the highest tower in the city to find a new energy core for Fennick, his helpful flying robot friend. Continue reading Abstraction Games Announced Their Platformer Kick & Fennick Is Heading To Consoles

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Save The Universe One Planet At A Time In Space Overlords, The Fast Paced Action Shooter

Prepare to unleash Space Overlords and engage in the ultimate visceral combat for universal domination as you fight your way across 7 galaxies and 50 planets on February 26th. 

The all-powerful Overlords are set for a fight to the death in this action shoot-fest as you set out on your mission to settle old scores for your incarceration.
Take retribution against your arch enemy Kesedihan by regaining control of planets colonized by this evil warlord who has ravaged them all for the resources to feed her dominance. Continue reading Save The Universe One Planet At A Time In Space Overlords, The Fast Paced Action Shooter

Weeks Away From The PC Release, We Are Dwarves Reveals A New Gameplay Video

The Dwarven stars are slowly dying– putting the race at the edge of extinction. Hope lies in the depths of the Endless Stone, and 3 dwarven astronauts are sent on a perilous mission to find new life for their race. We Are The Dwarves explores the depths of space, and a mission gone wrong, helmed by brave dwarven explorers – Smashfist, Forcer, and Shadow. Explore worlds and battle alien lifeforms in 3rd person action reminiscent of classics like Commandos and Dawn of War II. 

Launching on February 26 for Windows, Mac, and Linux, Whale Rock Games have released an in-depth look into the gameplay of their upcoming tactical adventure, We Are The Dwarves.

Smashfist, Forcer, and Shadow all have a key role to play in your journey, and come together to form the dynamic balance between control, support, and stealth. Continue reading Weeks Away From The PC Release, We Are Dwarves Reveals A New Gameplay Video

Robots In The Wild, Use Tetris Style Mechanics To Build A Fortress & Robots To Fend Off The Monster Onslaught

Heatbox Games’ quirky ROBOTS IN THE WILD has arrived on Steam Greenlight!
Not long ago, Robots lived in peace on a massive mothership . . . until one day they were hit by a gigantic asteroid — scattering their Blocks, and more importantly, their across the galaxy. Since are the most precious Robots of them all, it’s important that you keep them safe!

Drop Blocks to build robots, and create a unique stronghold against vicious monsters. Can you survive the entire night, until the Rescue Rocket arrives?
Continue reading Robots In The Wild, Use Tetris Style Mechanics To Build A Fortress & Robots To Fend Off The Monster Onslaught

The Deadly Tower Of Monsters Captures 70’s Sci-fi B Movie Greatness On PS4 & PC

Egads! Prepare yourselves for the greatest space odyssey ever created in this galaxy. Action! Adventure! Otherworldly creatures and more await only the most intrepid explorers!

Can the daring spaceman Dick Starspeed, his faithful mechanical copilot Robot, and the mysterious space diva Scarlet Nova survive… The Deadly Tower of Monsters?

Find out today, as ACE Team’s sci-fi action extravaganza is now available for PlayStation 4 and PC. The game is $14.99, but for a limited 2 week period, will be on sale for 33% off! Steam users will also receive a promo digital calendar!  Continue reading The Deadly Tower Of Monsters Captures 70’s Sci-fi B Movie Greatness On PS4 & PC

Elite Dangerous Makes A Huge Impact In Their First Year, Ready For Year 2?

Today, Frontier Developments plc announced it has sold 1.4 million units of Elite Dangerous across PC, Mac and Xbox One.
 
Elite Dangerous launched for PC in December 2014 following a successful crowdfunding campaign. Mac and Xbox One releases followed in May and October of 2015, and regular gameplay updates were released throughout the year.
 
Elite Dangerous has been a flagship title for virtual reality since its first alpha test in December 2013, and in December 2015 Elite Dangerous became the first triple A game to offer full native SteamVR support. Continue reading Elite Dangerous Makes A Huge Impact In Their First Year, Ready For Year 2?

We’re Quickly Approaching The Release Of Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak, Its Time To Get Behind The Scenes

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The planet is dying, but deep in the southern sands of Kharak, an anomaly has been discovered. Could Kharak’s salvation lie in the desert? Led by chief science officer Rachel S’jet, the Coalition of the Northern Kiithid sends an expedition deep within enemy-controlled territory to investigate the finding, which could forever alter the fate of humanity.

Niw you can get an intimate look at the creation of Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak and learn how the team at Blackbird Interactive brought the feeling of Homeworld to the deserts of Kharak in this behind the scenes Dev diary. Continue reading We’re Quickly Approaching The Release Of Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak, Its Time To Get Behind The Scenes

Who Do You Call When Hungry Aliens Invade? The Bug Butcher!

Meet Harry; laser junky, gluten addict, and exterminator extraordinaire. When a refrigerator-sized mass of slime and teeth is wriggling out of your drain, Harry is the best there is. He’s also the star of The Bug Butcher, coming to PC (Win/Mac/Linux) on January 19th.

From the minds of two former Blizzard developers gone indie, The Bug Butcher revives the old-school gameplay of Super Buster Bros. (aka Super Pang) with a bit of tongue-in-cheek humor and an undeniably awesome art style.
Continue reading Who Do You Call When Hungry Aliens Invade? The Bug Butcher!

New Screenshots Reveal Strange Creatures & Monstrous Beasts Roam The Surface Of Mars In The Technomancer

The Technomancer, Spiders’ new sci-fi RPG, offers a rich and varied bestiary, that you will come across and confront in combat during your journey on Mars. In this new series of screenshots, discover a few of these strange creatures conceived and brought to life by the talented teams at Spiders studios. 

Although Mars’ red surface is naturally barren and completely devoid of life, hundreds of years of human civilization has led to the creation and evolution of many hybrid species built from the genetic makeup of animals found on Earth. What was first an exercise to create an ecosystem to support the original settlers eventually grew out of control, following the cataclysm that wiped most settlers and isolated Mars from Earth. Mutations and accelerated evolution forged what little life there was into threatening beasts scattered all over the red planet. 

Continue reading New Screenshots Reveal Strange Creatures & Monstrous Beasts Roam The Surface Of Mars In The Technomancer

We Are The Dwarves Is Tactical Exploration Combat That Pits Your Unit Against The Worst Of The Worst

Smashfist, Forcer and Shadow – three intrepid space explorers, who just happen to also be dwarves, will be yours to command in We are the Dwarves, a new tactical exploration and combat game from Whale Rock Games.

Scheduled for a February 2016 release on PC, We are the Dwarves has you directing three unique space-faring dwarves as they explore the farthest reaches of The Universe of Eternal Stone, avoiding danger and battling alien foes. Continue reading We Are The Dwarves Is Tactical Exploration Combat That Pits Your Unit Against The Worst Of The Worst