Ronin developer’s Immortal Planet is a souls-like Action RPG on Steam Greenlight

There’s merit in emulating what is one of the best action RPGs ever made, but it comes with the downside of setting a high bar. Immortal Planet admittedly draws inspiration from Dark Souls to create an action RPG that also features death as a mechanic, intense bossfights and a cryptic world to explore. Planned for a mid-year release, it’s currently looking for votes on its Steam Greenlight page. Continue reading “Ronin developer’s Immortal Planet is a souls-like Action RPG on Steam Greenlight”

Review: Necropolis

A rogue-like dungeon crawler that inspires itself on Dark Souls, has a gorgeous art style, decent enemy variety and a readily available drop-in co-op mode that’s a blast to play. What could possibly go wrong, I thought to myself? Many things, it turns out. Continue reading “Review: Necropolis”

Review: Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight

Reverie Under the Moonlight is the fourth entry in the Momodora series, a fast-paced action game which clearly draws from games such as Metroid, Cave Story and Dark Souls. Within a genre that the developers have been working on for the past years, the question that I asked myself when I first went into the game – having only played Momodora III before – was how much of an identity it managed to have. Here’s what I found out. Continue reading “Review: Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight”

Dark Souls’ bosses Ornstein & Smough collectively defeated by thousands of Twitch viewers

Twitch plays Dark Souls have done it: one of the hardest bosses in the game defeated by open voting. We can now say that Greece’s greatest contribution to mankind is having killed the most annoying shittards in videogame boss history gotten through the thickest parts of Dark Souls – I expect the game to be completed in a few day’s time, now that that’s over. Continue reading “Dark Souls’ bosses Ornstein & Smough collectively defeated by thousands of Twitch viewers”