This week’s picks for games of the week are Borderlands 3, Gears 5 and Daemon X Machina. See below for the list of all the other new video games of the week!
This week’s picks for games of the week are Creature in the Well, Final Fantasy 8 Remastered and Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Expansion. See below for the list of all the other new video games of the week! Continue reading “Games of the Week | Sept 2 – Sept 8”
Remnant: From The Ashes, is a new title from Gunfire Games, (Formerly Crytek USA). The game is a procedurally-generated adventure RPG with shoot & loot game mechanics, set in a post-apocalyptic science-fiction future. Many call the game “Dark Souls with Guns,” alluding to in-game systems being borrowed from FromSoftware’s legendary title. These include, but are not limited to: a limited healing system, checkpoint-based progression, weapon and armor upgrades, and some similar combat mechanics. Continue reading “Is Remnant Really “Dark Souls With Guns”?”
MindSeize, developed by Kamina Dimension out of Finland, is a new, story-driven, 2D sci-fi Metroidvania game. MindSeize’s Kickstarter campaign just launched on August 28th and runs until September 27th. The campaign has so far raised $5,050 of it’s $19,000 goal (and is steadily climbing). This game caught my attention not too long ago with its fluid and detailed pixel animations; see for yourself in their Kickstarter announcement trailer at the bottom. Continue reading “MindSeize, a new Sci-fi 2D Metroidvania”
This week’s picks for games of the week are Astral Chain, Control, and World of Warcraft (Classic). See below for the list of all the other new video games of the week! Continue reading “Games of the Week | Aug 26 – Sept 1”
Outer Wilds is a space exploration & adventure puzzle game. You, the player, take on the role of the newest member of the Outer Wilds, a team of astronauts tasked with venturing out into the galaxy.
Welcome to the first of hopefully many editions of Heavyshelf Select: a shortlist series of the very best of what video games have to offer; that is, depending on what sort of games you want to play.
For our first article, we chose Space Exploration as the theme to explore. Continue reading “Heavyshelf Select | Games to Play for Space Exploration”
Dungeons & Dragons is all about epic stories and adventures that rival even The Odyssey. Well, us here at HeavyShelf wanted to challenge Homer at his own game of adventure. With I, Erick Schwartz, as your Dungeon Master guide, I wanted to tell a story with the amazing HeavyShelf team; Shane, Parker Sara and, of course, everybody’s favourite cloven-hoved mammal, Moose. We wanted to write up a quick summary as to what has happened up to this point, in my handcrafted land of Alzurkania. Continue reading “Good Morning D&D – What You May Have Missed”
Many of the games I’ve played in the past that really put an emphasis on the art style usually lack when it comes to gameplay. Not that it means the gameplay is automatically going to be bad, but it’s going to feel limited. At least, this has always been my experience. You’ll maybe have just two or three buttons to mash, and the game won’t get much more complex than that. This is what I’ve thought about these different “Interactive art” style games that I’ve played in the past. That is until I played Ovivo, and I was pleasantly surprised at what the game turned out to be.