Arkan: The Dog Adventurer Review – Pawsitively Different

Developer: Taverna Game Studio // Publisher: Madao Studio // Price: $9.99 (Steam) / $4.99 (eShop)Review copy received from publisher One of the things I love so much about indie games is the combination of ideas; indie game developers are not limited in their ideas.  There is nothing preventing an indie developer from making a turn-based … Continue reading Arkan: The Dog Adventurer Review – Pawsitively Different

Terra Nil Preview – Building a Better Tomorrow

https://youtu.be/F8eYqNNxICE Never underestimate the power of a tweet.  Just days before E3, I saw a tweet from Devolver Digital promoting Terra Nil, a new building sim focused on the environment.  As someone who is passionate about nature and the environment, I was immediately drawn in at the idea of creating my own greenspace filled with … Continue reading Terra Nil Preview – Building a Better Tomorrow

Eternal Hope Review – Are Video Games Art?

Developer: Double Hit Games // Publisher: Kwalee // Price: $9.99 (Steam)Review copy received from publisher There is a long standing argument centered around whether or not video games are art.  It is a highly debated topic that may never be resolved.  For every argument against the stance, a game can be used as an example … Continue reading Eternal Hope Review – Are Video Games Art?

Mindseize Review – An Intergalactic Adventure

Developer / Publisher: Kamina Dimension // Price: $23.99(eShop) / $19.99 (Steam)Review copy received from publisher When I'm playing a video game, I'm always looking for a sense of adventure.  I want the game to take me to far away places and let me get lost in the world around me.  Metroidvanias are a great way … Continue reading Mindseize Review – An Intergalactic Adventure

Calico Review – Riding Cats and Baking Sweets

Developer: Peachy Keen Games // Publisher: Whitethorn Digital // Price: $11.99 (eShop / Steam)Review copy received from publisher I am an animal person, especially felines. I have two cats that I would give my life to protect despite how much they can be jerks while I'm trying to work.  If someone shares something feline related … Continue reading Calico Review – Riding Cats and Baking Sweets

Rogue Heroes: Ruins of Tasos Preview – The Perfect Genre Mash-Up

Some things are just natural compliments of each other, like peanut butter and chocolate.  On their own, both peanut butter and chocolate are tasty treats, and when combined together, they create a complete flavor profile that is much stronger than either flavor individually.  Rogue Heroes: Ruins of Tasos is the video game equivalent of peanut … Continue reading Rogue Heroes: Ruins of Tasos Preview – The Perfect Genre Mash-Up

TENS! Review – Tetris with Dice

Developer/Publisher: Kwalee Ltd. // Price: $14.99 (eShop), $9.99 (Steam)Review copy received from publisher Ask someone to name a puzzle based video game and the probability that Tetris is named is considerably high.  Tetris has had a tremendous impact on the puzzle genre spawning numerous clones and new games highly influenced by its gameplay.  Having had … Continue reading TENS! Review – Tetris with Dice

Evergate Review – Discover Your Kindred Spirit

Developer: Stone Lantern Games // Publisher: PQube // Price: $9.99 (eShop/Steam)Review copy received from publisher As the Roman poet Phaedrus once wrote, "Things are not always what they seem...".  Looking at Evergate for the first time, it appears to be a pure platformer, guiding a cute spirit named Ki through multiple stages while using the … Continue reading Evergate Review – Discover Your Kindred Spirit

Summer in Mara Review – A Casual Stroll on the Beach

Developer and Publisher: Chibig // Price: $24.99 (eShop/Steam)Review copy received from publisher Warm sun, a cool breeze, and crashing waves; for many, this is an ideal day at the beach and serves as the inspiration for Summer in Mara by indie developer Chibig.  Summer in Mara is an extremely colorful farming sim and adventure game … Continue reading Summer in Mara Review – A Casual Stroll on the Beach

Five Games to Replace in Clubhouse Games 51 Worldwide Classics

The last four months have been a whirlwind as real life overtook free time during the global pandemic.  As we move toward the beginning of a new year, it's time to get things back on track and move forward.  Today, I present to you a guest article I wrote for Nindie Nexus.  In this article, … Continue reading Five Games to Replace in Clubhouse Games 51 Worldwide Classics