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Steve Harris

Talker, unrepentant chancer and self-confessed geek, Stephen has been a gamer for nearly 30 years. You might think he’d have outgrown comics, movies and games but you’d be very wrong. Having worked in PR and marketing, games retail etc he is now trying his hand at game development and writing and (in a completely unrelated area) property development.

RiftStar Raiders Revealed for PS4, Xbox One and PC

British indie developer Climax Studios today revealed their new co-op space shoot ’em up RiftStar Raiders, to be released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC in 2017. In RiftStar Raiders players will enlist their most reliable teammates to shoot and loot their way through 9 unique co-op missions. They will face off against the galaxy’s four most deadly factions, from rival pirate gangs t...[Read More]

Darril Arts and Stormind Games Announce Remothered: Tormented Fathers for PlayStation 4 and Steam

“Remothered: Tormented Fathers”, the first chapter of the highly anticipated survival-horror saga “Remothered” from Darril Arts and Italian studio Stormind Games, will be released for PlayStation 4 and Steam later this year. The developers promise an authentic and interactive psychological horror game with strong cinematic inspiration and extreme gameplay and, given that that gameplay is delivered...[Read More]

Secret of Mana Composer Offers “Thank You” to Fans with Original Progressive Rock and Jazz Fusion Albums

Composer Hiroki Kikuta has produced two original albums for fans in the form of ANGELICFORTRESS and ANGELICFORTRESS DOUBLE HELIX. ANGELICFORTRESS is an album series created to combine Kikuta’s love for progressive rock, jazz fusion, and game music as well as to say thank you to patrons of music around the world. Both five-track albums are currently available on Bandcamp. ANGELICFORTRESS is a...[Read More]

Narrative Horror Game ‘Dollhouse’ Coming to PS4 and PC

Publisher SOEDESCO and indie developer Creazn Studio have announced the PlayStation® 4 and PC boxed version of their narrative film noir horror game Dollhouse will hit shelves worldwide later this year. Dollhouse is a narrative horror game that pays homage to 1950’s film noir. The game has an intricate Stephen King-like story that utilizes suspense rather than jump scares. The narrative is self-co...[Read More]

Funcom’s Open-World Survival ‘Conan Exiles’ Now Available in Early Access

Conan Exiles, an open-world survival game set in the brutal lands of Conan the Barbarian and developed and published by Funcom, entered into Steam Early Access on PC today and can be played on private and public servers, either in multiplayer or local single-player. In the world of Conan Exiles, survival is more than tracking down food and water. Journey through a vast, seamless world filled with ...[Read More]

BEAUTIFUL DESOLATION Heads to Kickstarter

Cape Town based developer THE BROTHERHOOD launched the crowd funding campaign for their isometric, post-apocalyptic adventure game, BEAUTIFUL DESOLATION yesterday (24 Jan) and are seeking $120,000 on Kickstarter to complete the project. Different from the dystopian environments of their previous releases – STASIS and CAYNE – the studio embarks on a fresh but evocative African environme...[Read More]

Shock Tactics Will Be Bringing Fast-Paced Tactical Assaults to PC Gamer Weekender

Point Blank Games and EuroVideo Medien GmbH have announced that turn-based strategy game, Shock Tactics, will be playable at the PC Gamer Weekender show in Olympia, London, on Saturday 18 February to Sunday 19 February 2017. Shock Tactics combines fast tactical combat, exploration, squad management and base-building with a mysterious story set on the planet Hephæst. Players lead a team of mercenar...[Read More]

Platform Game Ayo the Clown Launched on Kickstarter

Game developers and mobile app publishers, Cloud M1 LLC, have launched a colorful and fun new digital platform game on crowdfunding platform, Kickstarter, which has already featured the campaign in their “Projects We Love” and “Project of the Day” sections. Inspired by clowns and juggling performers, Ayo The Clown will appeal to younger children as well as older or more har...[Read More]

Interview with Mimimi Productions’ Co-Founder and Creative Director Dominik Abè – Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun

Regular readers will recall that we were due to interview Mimimi Productions about their new RTS game Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun just before Christmas but scheduling conflicts didn’t allow that to happen.  If you didn’t know that and don’t know what the game is about I would suggest you go back and read our preview article for a brief overview. As promised we have now been able to catch ...[Read More]

Styx: Shards of Darkness “Art of Stealth” Trailer Released

Styx: Shards of Darkness – Cyanide Studio’s upcoming Stealth Adventure game and sequel to 2014’s Styx: Master of Shadows – is arriving March 2017 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.  In preparation the studio released a new trailer today – entitled “Art of Stealth” showing Styx subvert Elven defences in a stealthy attack using throwing daggers, knives, traps and even chandeliers t...[Read More]

Eastshade Studios Announce Surprise Game Leaving Lyndow

If you’re one of a considerable number of people eagerly awaiting the release of Eastshade Studios debut title “Eastshade,” then their surprise announcement today will surely be of interest; they are releasing a spin off game set in the same universe…..oh and it comes out next month! Leaving Lyndow is a short, first-person exploration adventure game, set in the Eastshade universe. It’s Clara...[Read More]

Shovel Knight “Switch-Up”

Yacht Club Games, developer and publisher of the critically acclaimed platformer Shovel Knight, took to their blog yesterday to announce a series of upgrades, changes and new features coming to the game in Spring this year and to announce that the game – in its new form – will be coming to Nintendo’s soon to be released Switch console. That’s right the game we all know and love as Shovel Knight wi...[Read More]

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