Put an ‘undo’ button in every strategy game Dido of Carthage

2021's best new strategy game, borrows its most radical mechanic from Microsoft Word. Hit Ctrl-Z, and you can undo any action.  Typically this is a function reserved for typos, but developer Mohawk Games gives us the...

Crapshoot: One of the strangest Bible games ever, The Zoo Race Animals run from an explosion

Richard Cobbett wrote Crapshoot, a column about rolling the dice to bring random obscure games back into the light. This week, the animals may have gone into the ark two by two, hurrah, hurrah, but only...

FIFA 22 is bringing back ‘preview packs,’ but regular loot boxes are staying too FIFA 22

FIFA 22's Ultimate Team will continue to offer game content for sale via loot boxes, but said that it's sticking with the “preview packs” introduced earlier this year in FUT 21 that enable players to see...

Brutal RPG Adventure Tails of Iron Available Now for Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S

Summary Epic RPG adventure is available now for Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S. Embark on a perilous adventure as Redgi the Rat, heir to the throne. Overcome punishingly brutal combat against the merciless frog clan....

Making Empathy Accessible in Life is Strange: True Colors, Available Now for Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S

Summary The supernatural gameplay at the heart of Life is Strange: True Colors is built around tapping into the brightly colored auras surrounding other characters, and diving into the strong emotions they represent. Making this extremely...

Legend of the Kestrel Lancers Expansion Coming to MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries on September 23

Summary Step inside and become a weapon of war with MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries and the Legend of the Kestrel Lancers expansion. Experience a new story-focused campaign set in the “Fourth Succession War,” one of the most...

Get Ready to Dig Deep with Surviving Mars: Below & Beyond

Hello Martians! I’m Liz, Product Marketing Manager on Surviving Mars at Paradox Interactive. Get ready, because today we’re taking you where no Martian has gone before! Below & Beyond is the next expansion for Surviving Mars,...

Flynn: Son of Crimson Available Today with Xbox Game Pass

A journey of discovery and conflict awaits! Today, we at Humble Games and Studio Thunderhorse launched Flynn: Son of Crimson for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Windows 10, and with Xbox Game Pass. Flynn: Son of...

Inside Xbox Series X|S Optimized – Diablo II: Resurrected

One of the biggest benefits of all that power in the hardware is giving developers the ability to make games that are Xbox Series X|S Optimized. This means that they’ve taken full advantage of the unique...