Awesome Video Games (Probably) Coming in 2017

2016 is in the books and after a jam-packed holiday season with hits like Dishonored 2 and Pokemon Sun & Moon, everyone’s wallets are a little lighter. But moving into 2017 the releases aren’t slowing down at all. With huge console exclusives from all the big players and new hardware 2017 is shaping up to be one of the biggest years of the current console generation, if we still even have console generations anymore. So we compiled a list of the best, most awesome video games coming in 2017. Take a look! Continue reading →

The Crowdfunding Confliction

I have a problem. Up until this point in my life I have steered clear of crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter, Indiegogo and more recently Fig. There hasn’t been a game that’s turned to crowdfunding that I HAD to support. There’s been interesting games and projects I’ve thought “oh that’s neat, I’ll play that if it ever comes out” but not something that I felt compelled to support. This combined with the uneasiness I have about putting money towards an unsure thing meant I never contributed to a campaign. Haven’t until now, that is.

With more and more seasoned developers turning to Kickstarter for their projects in lieu of a traditional publisher it’s becoming less and less of an unsure thing and more of a very early pre-order. Such is the case with Knights and Bikes, an awesome new Continue reading →

Knights and Bikes Announced

Foam Swords Games (@foamswordgames) announced a new game today called Knights and Bikes and launched a KickStarter campaign. The campaign is for £100,000 ($142,577) and will be open for 30 days. Foam Swords Games is made up of of two developers: Rex Crowle (@rexbox) and Moo Yu (@oneofmoo) who worked on notable titles like LittleBigPlanet and Tearaway. The game is inspired by the developers’ love of classic 90s games like Earthbound and Secret of Mana as well as movies like The Goonies. Music for Knights and Bikes is being composed by Daniel Pemberton (Steve JobsThe Man from U.N.C.L.E.LittleBigPlanet). As of now Knights and Bikes is targeting a Spring 2017 release date with Kickstarter rewards expected to be delivered in April 2017. You can help get the game approved on Steam Greenlight right here! Continue reading →