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E3 2021: Toy-like Townscaper to Get Released in August

Townscaper, the town building toy-like game, officially has a release window. It was announced at E3 2021 during the GameSpot Play For All Showcase that Townscaper will be releasing for Nintendo Switch, PC, and Mobile in August of this year. The announcement comes in the form of a new trailer that shows off more of what Townscaper does best – letting you build picturesque towns with ease. Townscaper is the resulting passion project of Oskar Stålberg whose previous works includes the Viking inspired, Bad North. To expand onto additional platforms, Oskar is once again teaming up with publisher Raw Fury, who will bring the game to Nintendo Switch and Mobile. The port to the Switch is especially exciting given Townscaper’s pick up and play design. Players can transport themselves into beautiful scenes or create towns inspired by their surroundings using the Switch’s touch screen capabilities. With quaint, colorful blocks locking into place […]

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E3 2021: Acclaimed Fantasy Shooter Mushihimesama Now Available on Nintendo Switch

Mushihimesama, the beautifully detailed fantasy bullet hell shooter from genre masters CAVE Interactive Co., Ltd and publisher Live Wire, shadow drops and is now available on Nintendo Switch without a previous announcement of the game coming to the platform, as revealed during Nintendo Direct E3 2021. Reco, a human princess, protects her village from a plague in a world inhabited by gigantic insects known as Koju. Ride Reco’s trusty sidekick, a beetle named Kiniro, across five gorgeous stages filled with insectoid enemies to the heart of the Koju forest. Guide Reco and Kiniro through evocative environments ranging from lush forests to lava-filled volcanic craters, using Reco’s own insects to cut through armies seeking to halt her journey. Weave in and out of Koju attacks as a violent and beautiful barrage of enemy bullets enshroud the screen during each encounter. Each stage in Mushihimesama features a mid-boss, swarms of enemies, and a challenging final […]

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Nintendo Offers a “Bounty” of New Announcements During Its Nintendo Direct Presentation for E3 2021

Metroid Dread, WarioWare: Get It Together!, Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope, Shin Megami Tensei V and the Sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Among Many Games Coming to Nintendo Switch During its nearly 40-minute E3 2021 Nintendo Direct video presentation, Nintendo spotlighted a wide variety of new games coming to the Nintendo Switch system – with many launching this year! Announcements include Metroid Dread, the first 2D Metroid game starring bounty hunter Samus Aran with a new story in 19 years; Mario Party Superstars, a new game in the Mario Party series featuring classic boards from the Nintendo 64 era and a collection of minigames from across the series; Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp, which includes the first two Advance Wars games rebuilt from the ground up; WarioWare: Get It Together!, the newest game in the frenetic and humorous WarioWare series; and Game & Watch: The Legend of Zelda, which is inspired by Game & Watch systems and features three of the earliest games in the Legend of […]

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Life Is Strange: True Colors Makes Its Nintendo Switch Debut on September 10 SQUARE ENIX Ltd. announced during the E3 2021 Nintendo Direct that Life is Strange Remastered Collection and Life is Strange: True Colors are both coming to the Nintendo Switch later this year. Life is Strange: Remastered Collection contains remastered editions of Life is Strange and Life is Strange: Before the Storm. Life is Strange Remastered features enhanced visuals and improved facial animation using mocap technology, and Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered features remastered visuals across characters and environments. Both games feature the original award-winning story, difficult choices, beloved characters, and iconic VO performances, now on the Nintendo Switch for the very first time. Life is Strange: True Colors is a small-town supernatural mystery. Brought to life through full performance capture by rising talent Erika Mori, players will navigate Haven Springs as Alex Chen, a young woman who has long suppressed her ‘curse’: the psychic power of […]

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E3 2021: Capcom E3 2021 Showcase Spotlights Monster Hunter, Resident Evil, Ace Attorney, and Capcom Esports

During the all-virtual E3 2021, the Capcom showcase offered fans a look at what to expect from the renowned Japanese publisher’s latest lineup. The broadcast, hosted by Rachel “Seltzer” Quirico, shared news and updates for the upcoming games Monster Hunter Stories™ 2: Wings of Ruin and The Great Ace Attorney™ Chronicles, the recently released hits Resident Evil™ Village and Monster Hunter™ Rise, plus a look at the year ahead for esports from the Capcom Pro Tour (CPT) and Street Fighter League (SFL). The full Capcom showcase broadcast is at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_lPa5RKFBs Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin Takes Flight The new story trailer for Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin shed light on the fate of the famous Monster Rider Red, the origins of Razewing Ratha, and the player’s journey to unravel the Wings of Ruin prophecy. Monster Riders eager to hop in the saddle to experience the opening hours of the highly anticipated RPG can […]

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E3 2021: Freedom Games Reveals New Titles, Release Dates, Platforms at E3 2021

Dreamscaper Conjures August 10 Release, Anuchard Coming to Xbox, Coromon, Cat Cafe Manager, and To The Rescue! All Coming To Nintendo Switch, More Freedom Games unveiled the indie publishing label’s upcoming catalog at E3 2021. The showcase spotlighted anticipated releases from the publisher, including Dreamscaper, To The Rescue!, One Lonely Outpost, Anuchard, and more. Dreamscaper, the surreal rogue-lite action RPG from Afterburner Studios, has set its alarm to awaken from Early Access on both PC via Steam and Nintendo Switch on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021. The 1.0 release will feature new difficulty settings, bosses, environments, enemies, endings, music, and more. Dark Deity, the classically inspired turn-based tactical RPG from Sword and Axe, also teased a special announcement for tomorrow during E3 2021… Tame eclectic creatures and battle against trainers in Coromon, the modern monster-taming RPG from TRAGsoft, capturing PC and Nintendo Switch fans’ hearts in Q1 2022. Then voyage to a distant planet to sow a frontier […]

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Tails of Iron


Indie publishing house United Label is excited to share a brand new animated story trailer for the upcoming epic RPG adventure, Tails of Iron, following its exclusive reveal at GamesRadar+’s prestigious E3 2021 event – the Future Games Show. It will release on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC later in 2021. Created by indie development team, Odd Bug Studio, and published by United Label, Tails of Iron is an epic RPG Adventure with punishingly brutal, souls-like inspired combat. This deceivingly-beautiful, hand-drawn title is fully narrated by the deep, raspy vocals of Doug Cockle (voice of Geralt of Rivia from The Witcher). As Redgi, heir to the Rat Throne, players must restore your broken Kingdom by banishing the merciless Frog Clan and their ferocious leader, Greenwart. As players explore the deceptively-charming world, they’ll encounter a cast of unique companions, ready to aid them in their adventure. And they’ll need […]

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Eldest Souls


Following its exclusive reveal at GamesRadar+’s prestigious E3 2021 event – the Future Games Show, indie publishing house United Label is excited to share a brand new trailer for the much-awaited pixel art, souls-like boss rush, Eldest Souls. It will release on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Created by indie development team, Fallen Flag Studios, and published by United Label, Eldest Souls is a challenging, pixel-art boss-rush game with a focus on fast-paced brutal combat. In a final act of vengeance, the Old Gods have unleashed a great Desolation upon the world, turning farmlands to desert, and rivers to dust. You, a lone warrior, must explore the vast, forgotten Citadel, in search of the Old Gods. Your quest? Slay. Them. All. Eldest Souls focuses on only the toughest and most engaging of combat encounters – the Bosses – with each […]

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E3 2021: First Rune Factory 5 English Gameplay, New Platforms for Beloved Farming/Life and RPG Sim Titles, and Card Battle RPG Launch Date Revealed on the Future Games Show

XSEED Games Reveals New Platforms for STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town and Rune Factory 4 Special, August 10 Launch Date for Shadowverse: Champion’s Battle, and Early 2022 Launch Window for Rune Factory 5 XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., shared a new trailer packed with announcements and information about upcoming titles as a part of the Future Games Show during E3 2021, including a first look at English gameplay for the much anticipated RPG simulation title Rune Factory 5. More information about the newly revealed titles can be found on the virtual XSEED Games E3 2021 booth or by visiting the official E3 2021 app. Included in the trailer, XSEED Games announced the following updates and new releases for 2021 and 2022 – Shadowverse: Champion’s Battle: The strategic card battle RPG based on the hit mobile game will launch on the Nintendo Switch™ system on August 10, 2021. The publisher will […]

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E3 2021: Meticulously handcrafted platform adventure Minute of Islands arrives on Nintendo Switch, PC, Mac and Consoles

Guide Mo on her adventures across a series of fantastical island landscapes filled with mystery and brought to life through vibrant visuals  Publisher Mixtvision was excited to announce that the highly anticipated title Minute of Islands by Studio Fizbin – one of Germany’s most distinctive indie developers – is out now on Steam, PlayStation and Nintendo Switch, with an Xbox version releasing on June 15th. Since its announcement in 2019, the narrative puzzle-platform adventure has been nominated for multiple awards at international game events and festivals and earned a devoted following due to its highly distinctive visuals and intriguing storyline. Minute of Islands places players on a strange and beautiful archipelago. Polluted by dangerous spores, the only thing that keeps the islands safe are ancient antennas built by Giants when they lived alongside people. Now, these ancient machines are failing, and it is left to plucky young engineer Mo to repair […]

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