Mouse & Crane

Two Studios Team Up to Develop Child’s First, Earth Day-Worthy Switch Game Mouse & Crane

Created with younger players in mind, endearing Mouse & Crane offers critical thinking activities & meaningful fun that highlights environmental consciousness In an exciting collaboration, Danish studio Those Eyes and Canadian company Tobo have announced their partnership to develop a new game for the Nintendo Switch. Titled Mouse & Crane, this single-player and cooperative puzzle-based adventure is set to be released in June 2024. With a focus on younger audiences, Mouse & Crane aims to provide a fun and educational gaming experience. The game follows the adventures of three best friends and encourages players to solve challenges and puzzles creatively. But what sets this game apart is its emphasis on upcycling, recycling, and construction, making it a perfect fit for Earth Day. “We wanted to create a game that not only entertains but also teaches valuable lessons about sustainability and teamwork,” shared Trine Laier, owner, game director, and producer at Those Eyes. […]

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2D Samurai Fighting Game Sclash Arrives May 2nd

Maximum Entertainment and Abiding Bridge, two leading companies in the world of gaming, have joined forces with development studio Bevel Bakery to bring the thrilling 2D samurai fighting game, Sclash, to multiple consoles. The game will be available on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox X|S on May 2, 2024. Sclash is an action-packed game that combines traditional Japanese culture with intense gameplay. Players take on the role of hand-drawn samurais, fighting in beautiful painted settings in epic and solemn duels where one hit is enough to end the battle. The game’s premise is simple – manage your stamina, breath, and strategize your moves to land a deadly hit on your opponent. What makes Sclash stand out in the world of fighting games is its easy-to-pick-up, hard-to-master gameplay. The game’s mechanics are designed to be accessible to players of all skill levels, while also providing a […]

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Logic-Based Adventure Title Néro & Sci ∫ Integral Edition Announced

French developer Souris-Lab has brought a whole new level of adventure to the gaming world with their latest release, Néro & Sci ∫ Integral Edition. This logic-based adventure title is set to launch on PC and Nintendo Switch, inviting players to embark on a journey into the vibrant world of Heméide. In Néro & Sci ∫ Integral Edition, players must use their intellect to overcome intricate puzzles composed of shapes, numbers, and mathematical symbols. With challenges like manipulating shapes and using vector targets, players will have to bring their A-game to conquer the obstacles in their path. But that’s not all, Néro & Sci also offers a cooperative combat mode for players to enjoy with friends, exploring captivating environments and immersing themselves in the mesmerizing world of logic-based puzzles. With 36 levels in the campaign mode and many hidden stages waiting to be uncovered, Néro & Sci promises over 20 […]

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Imagine Earth

Ecological City Builder Imagine Earth Arriving on May 9

Developer Serious Bros. Continues Real-World Environmental Support with Donations During Earth Appreciation Festival on Steam Indie game developer Serious Bros. is excited to announce the expansion of its popular ecological sci-fi city builder, Imagine Earth, to these new platforms, after its success on PC via Steam, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S consoles. Originally released in 2020, Imagine Earth has quickly gained a devoted fan base and critical acclaim for its unique combination of laidback strategy gameplay and sustainability themes. Set in the not-so-distant future of 2084, the game envisions a universe where humans have exhausted Earth’s resources and must look to the stars to establish new colonies. But rather than repeating the mistakes of the past, players must learn to balance expansion and ecology to create a truly sustainable civilization. With eleven diverse planets to explore and build on, Imagine Earth offers players a rich and immersive gameplay experience. The […]

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Hot Lap Racing

Hot Lap Racing Celebrates Motorsport’s Greatest Eras in Generation-Spanning Races

New Licensed Cars and Tracks Revealed in Full-Throttle Trailer, Confirms July 16 Release Date Maximum Entertainment and developers Zero Games Studios and Vision Réelle have just announced the release date for their highly anticipated simcade racer, Hot Lap Racing. Set to launch on July 16, the game will be available on both Nintendo Switch and PC, promising to bring the most exciting motorsport classes and eras to the track. Excitement is building as Hot Lap Racing offers an expansive roster of over 50 cars, from classic Brabham models from the 60s to futuristic concepts like Formula Extreme which was created in collaboration with the Hot Lap Racing community. With more licensed rides joining the game’s roster, including the Brabham BT24, Minardi M191, Alfa Romeo 155 DTM, and Renault Laguna BTCC, players will have the opportunity to experience different time periods of motorsport in one game. But that’s not all, the […]

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Nintendo Download, April 18, 2024: Down to Earth

Nintendo Download, April 18, 2024: Down to Earth

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo Download adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch family of systems. Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch family of systems. Customers in the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and older can also link a PayPal account to their Nintendo Account to purchase digital games and content for the Nintendo Switch family of systems both on-device […]

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Potionomics: Masterwork Edition

XSEED Games Announces Potionomics: Masterwork Edition for Switch, PS5, and Xbox, with New Content, Features, and Surprises

The Enchanting Game Alchemizing Store Management Sim, Potion-crafting, Deck-building, and Romance is Confirmed for Fall 2024; Limited Box Set Available for Physical Pre-order Gamers, get ready to brew some magical potions and wheel and deal your way to success! XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., is thrilled to announce the upcoming release of Potionomics: Masterwork Edition on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X|S consoles in Fall 2024. This expanded port of Voracious Games’ award-winning magical shop sim, which originally took the PC world by storm in 2022, is set to bubble up on consoles with all the post-launch updates and improvements released to date, plus exciting new features. Potionomics: Masterwork Edition has already garnered a dedicated fan following on PC, with an 89% positive user review score on Steam. The game lets players step into the shoes of a potion brewer in the bustling town […]

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The Reigns Series Goes Sci-fi as Reigns Beyond Makes its Cosmic Debut on PC and Switch

Breaking News: Reigns Beyond Launches on PC and Nintendo Switch Today! Fans of the popular card-swiping game Reigns, get ready to embark on a galactic adventure like never before. After its successful run on Apple Arcade, Reigns Beyond is now available on PC and Nintendo Switch for the affordable price of $4.99. Developed by Nerial and published by Devolver Digital, Reigns Beyond takes the franchise’s unique narrative card gameplay to cosmic new heights. This sci-fi spin on the international bestselling Reigns series invites players to journey across the universe as the leader of an intergalactic band. But don’t let the galactic setting fool you, Reigns Beyond still stays true to the core mechanics of its predecessors. As the leader of your band, you must make crucial decisions by swiping left or right on over 1,700 decision cards, shaping the narrative of your journey. Along the way, you will meet a […]

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The Exit 8

The Exit 8 Out Now on Nintendo Switch!

The Anomaly-Spotting Walking Simulator with Over 500,000 DLs Makes it way to Switch On April 17, 2024, PLAYISM announced the release of their newest game, The Exit 8, for the Nintendo Switch. The walking simulator, developed by KOTAKE CREATE, is a short but immersive experience that takes players on a journey through Japanese underground passageways, liminal spaces, and the mysterious “Backrooms.” Based on the PC version, which has already achieved over 500,000 downloads worldwide, The Exit 8 offers a unique gameplay experience that has influenced the walking simulator genre and created a new subgenre. The game’s anomaly-spotting gameplay is both thrilling and challenging, making it a must-play for all gaming enthusiasts. The Exit 8 follows the story of a trapped individual who finds themselves in an endless underground passageway, with the only way out being to reach “The Exit 8.” As players navigate through the game, they must carefully observe […]

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Indie World presentation

Indie World Presentation: Indie Games Burst Onto Nintendo Switch Promising Adventure, Cozy Vibes, and Curious Cat Mischief

Presentation Highlights Include Little Kitty, Big City, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Splintered Fate and 3D Action Platformer Europa During a new Indie World presentation, Nintendo showcased a vibrant line-up of games from independent publishing and development partners that will be heading to the Nintendo Switch family of systems throughout 2024. Among the many highlights, the video gave gamers a release date for the anticipated game Little Kitty, Big City, a whimsical adventure that puts players in control of a curious kitten trying to find its way home. Players will get the chance to explore the ruins of a fallen utopia and learn the story of the last human alive in the 3D action-platformer Europa, launching in 2024, and the iconic heroes in a half shell return this summer in roguelike brawler Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Splintered Fate, tasked with traveling through time to rescue their kidnapped mentor, Splinter. The showcase also featured a wide-variety of unique game […]

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