FLIPPING DEATH THE ACCLAIMED PUZZLE PLATFORMER GETS PHYSICAL RELEASE IN EUROPE TODAY

PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch physical release today in Europe, with USA to follow on 16 October LONDON, UK – 5 October 2018 – Videogame publisher Rising Star Games, in partnership with award-winning developer Zoink Games, today announced that the critically acclaimed Flipping Death releases in physical formats today for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. Flipping Death releases today across Europe, Middle East, Australia, New Zealand and beyond! A physical release in the Americas is scheduled for 16 October. Garnering overwhelmingly positive reviews, Flipping Death finds our protagonist Penny die under mysterious circumstances. She wakes up and finds herself filling in for DEATH HIMSELF! This temp job comes with a new power – the ability to flip between the worlds of the living and the dead! In this puzzling platformer, she’ll need that – and her wits – if she ever hopes to unravel the mystery of her demise. Leap between platforms, solve puzzles, […]

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Go Ballistic with ‘Boom Ball: Boost Edition’ Coming to Nintendo Switch in October

Don’t Trip Over the Balls! Helsinki, Finland, October 4th: Veteran motion game developer Virtual Air Guitar Company has announced October 11th as the release date for Boom Ball: Boost Edition, a new Nintendo Switch™ exclusive game in the popular Boom Ball franchise loved by fans for its cheerful and compelling block-smashing fun. Boom Ball: Boost Edition is a colorful game of brick-smashing ping pong, featuring explosive rectangular sheep, much silliness and classic multiball mayhem. Making full use of motion controls with Joy-Con™ controllers, the game offers an intuitive and user-friendly gameplay experience for players of all ages and experience levels. According to Aki Kanerva, Founder and Lead Designer at Virtual Air Guitar Company, “Joy-Con motion controls are accurate and snappy. They’re able to capture the tiniest of movements. Combined with dynamic HD rumble reactions and the new Boost power, hitting balls and blowing stuff up in Boom Ball: Boost Edition feels very physical and satisfying.” Key Features Cheerful […]

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Monster Hunter

CAPCOM ANNOUNCES FILM ADAPTATION OF BLOCKBUSTER MONSTER HUNTER GAME SERIES

LOS ANGELES, CA — (October 4, 2018) – Capcom Co., Ltd. (Capcom) today announced that their mega-hit video game series, Monster Hunter™, is being adapted for the big screen by Constantin Film with Paul W.S. Anderson directing. “After living and breathing in the universe of Monster Hunter for 14 years we are thrilled with enormous anticipation to see our creations adapted for a theatrical release,” said Monster Hunter Series Producer, Ryozo Tsujimoto “Monster Hunter’s fan base has exploded over the past year with the runaway success of the game Monster Hunter: World™. It is our hope long-time fans and new alike will join us on this exciting exploration of the Monster Hunter universe.” Tentatively dubbed, MONSTER HUNTER, the film tells the story of two heroes who come from different worlds to defeat a shared danger, the powerful, deadly and magnificent monsters that inhabit the land. Along the way viewers will make new discoveries […]

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Caveman Warriors

CAVEMAN WARRIORS FOR NINTENDO SWITCH TO LAUNCH AT RETAIL IN EUROPE AT THE END OF 2018

Barcelona, Spain – October 4, 2018 – After their Playstation 4 Limited Edition launched on 2017 JanduSoft is proud to announce that Caveman Warriors for Nintendo Switch will be available at retail stores throughout Europe at the end of 2018. No word on if the physical release is coming to the US. This Nintendo Switch edition will include: Caveman Warriors for Nintendo Switch on a physical cartridge Sticker Set Instruction Booklet MiniCD with Caveman Warriors MP3 OST + Caveman Warriors Digital Artbook Don’t miss our live action trailer with real actors dressed up as cavemen: And on the Nintendo Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=df8fPzaKkZA Nintendo Switch special Features: Support for all Nintendo Switch Play modes: Play in handheld, tabletop or tv mode. Support for all Nintendo Switch Controllers: Play with dual Joy-con configuration, single Joy-con or connect your Pro Controller to play Caveman Warriors. 1-4 Players support on the same Nintendo Switch Console. To stay tuned on Caveman […]

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Minit

MINIT ADDS NEW SPEEDRUN SETTING AND COMMUNITY CHALLENGE

– Limited Time Game Discounted for a Limited Time – Thursday, October 4, 2018 — The quick-footed adventure Minit has received a new speedrun setting and challenged the community to beat the current world record with an exclusive ‘Minit Speedrun World Champion’ shirt on the line. The new setting and community challenge are accompanied by a 25% discount for Minit on Steam, GOG, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch, discount availability will vary by region during the community challenge [speedrun.minitgame.com]. The Minit Speedrun Community Event runs from October 4 through November 5 and features two categories: Any % / Normal Mode: The fastest possible run on normal mode with no requirements for completion percentage. Current world record 6:56.83 [https://youtu.be/01YyqGfwwEk] 110% / Fewest Runs: The fewest lives to get to 110% completion on normal mode. Current world record is 34 runs [https://youtu.be/GHssQ90MhLg] The winner of each run will receive a custom Minit Speedrun World Champion […]

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+++ Breaking News +++ Experimental specimens spotted on the loose in the vicinity of Headup Headquarters!

These guys are prepared for everything.. ATTENTION: Headup does not take responsibility for any injuries sustained while attempting to pacify the escaped specimens / employees. Furthermore, Headup confidently objects any claims or statements made by the escaped specimens / employees concerning inhumane or oppressing working conditions at Headup HQ – all employees took part in the project of their own free will and in contrast to any potential depictions made by the employees, were not at any point in time threatened, coerced, drugged or physically / mentally / emotionally manipulated into agreement. Tied Together will come to Nintendo Switch™ on October 19. It’s already pre-purchasable on the US eShop: https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/tied-together-switch

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The Room

THE ROOM IS COMING TO NINTENDO SWITCH

BAFTA AWARDING-WINNING PUZZLE GAME LAUNCHES ON OCTOBER 18TH 4th October 2018 – Team17, a global games label, creative partner and developer of independent, premium video games in partnership with Fireproof Games is proud to announce that The Room is coming to Nintendo Switch. Previously released on iOS, Android and PC, The Room has been re-built and remastered for Nintendo Switch and will launch on October 18th priced at $9.99/£6.99/€8.99. The Room is a physical puzzler wrapped inside a mystery game where you are transported into a unique space that blends stunning visuals with intriguing problems to solve. A mysterious invitation leads to the attic of an abandoned house. In the room is a cast-iron safe laced with strange carvings and on top, a note from your distant companion. It promises something ancient and astonishing concealed in the iron chamber – you need only find a way in.​ The Room has been rebuilt from the ground up specifically for Nintendo Switch to […]

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HyperParasite

HyperParasite Kickstarter & Pre-Alpha Now Open to the Public!

4th October 2018, Barcelona, Spain – Today indie studio Troglobytes Games is excited to reveal that their crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter, for rogue-lite, twin-stick shooter, HyperParasite, will commence October 10, 2018. With work well underway, Troglobytes Games has earmarked a 2019 release, the developer seeks to raise a modest $29,000 to accelerate development, and to aid the porting to consoles. “After what seems like an eternity of a 1980s fuelled development loop, we’re finally ready to show the world HyperParasite! We have just unlocked the Pre-Alpha of HyperParasite on Steam and Itch.io. It’s available now for everyone to play, enjoy and give us feedback on – and if you love it, you can pledge on our Kickstarter campaign!”, said Saverio Caporusso, CEO of Troglobytes Games. “We hope that everyone enjoys it and look forward to hearing your comments on our Discord channel!” Game Features: A fresh twist on the genre: hop from one host body to another 60 Playable […]

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Warriors Orochi 4

Warriors Orochi 4 Achieves A Guinness World Records® Title

The Popular Franchise Gets Recognition for 170 Playable Characters in a Hack-and-Slash Video Game Burlingame, Calif. – October 4, 2018 – GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS have officially recognized Warriors Orochi 4 as having the Most playable characters in a hack-and-slash videogame. The certificate was presented to the game’s producer Masaki Furusawa during a press event in Japan. The considerable achievement was accomplished by having a total of 170 playable characters from the DYNASTY and SAMURAI WARRIORS universes, giving players an astounding number of options to choose from when playing alone, or with a friend. Warriors Orochi 4 is slated for release across North America on October 16, 2018 for the PlayStation®4 Computer Entertainment System; Nintendo Switch; the Xbox One family of devices, including the Xbox One X; the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and digitally on Windows PC via Steam®. First announced on March 2018, Warriors Orochi 4 is the latest installment of the one-versus-thousands crossover series, combining the […]

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911 Operator

911 Operator Coming Soon to Nintendo Switch

Test your wits in high pressure scenarios across the globe in this emergency response sim Warsaw—October 4, 2018—SONKA today announced that the popular emergency response strategy sim 911 Operator is coming to the Nintendo Switch™ on October 26th. Specifically redesigned to optimize play on the Switch, 911 Operator includes scenarios in over 900 cities worldwide, with real layouts and infrastructure. The clock is ticking and lives are at stake!Players assume the role of an emergency dispatcher who must rapidly deal with incoming reports. Your task is not just to pick up the calls, but also to react appropriately to the situation: sometimes giving first aid instructions is enough, at other times a police, fire department or paramedic intervention is necessary. The person on the other end of the line may be a dying daughter’s father, an unpredictable terrorist, or just a prankster. 911 Operator lets you put your patience and management skills to […]

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