Let’s Talk About ‘Dark Devotion’ – A Competent 2D Roguelite That Lives and Dies by its Gameplay Loop

https://youtu.be/hNDMENrmvH8 Dark Souls-inspired indie games are a dime a dozen nowadays so it really takes something special for them to stand out. The one I'm playing currently is Hibernian Workshop's Dark Devotion, which I just picked up on PlayStation during their recent sale for about $8 and I'm having a blast with, despite being shit … Continue reading Let’s Talk About ‘Dark Devotion’ – A Competent 2D Roguelite That Lives and Dies by its Gameplay Loop

[REVIEW] Twin-stick Shooting in an RPG Roguelite? Demon’s Tier+ Kinda Rules.

The twin-stick control scheme is usually relegated to chaotic shmups, but the folks at COWCAT Games have merged the tried-and-true mechanics into a pixelated RPG in Demon's Tier+. They were kind enough to grant me access to the Xbox version, which I played for a few hours today and wanted to share my thoughts here … Continue reading [REVIEW] Twin-stick Shooting in an RPG Roguelite? Demon’s Tier+ Kinda Rules.

REVIEW: Risk of Rain

Risk of Rain Developer: Hopoo Games (Deadbolt) Available on: PC, PS4, PS Vita (reviewed) (cross-buy supported) Price: $9.99 It's been nearly two and a half years since Hopoo Games released their 2D rogue-lite platformer Risk of Rain on PC, and I couldn't be more grateful that it's finally arrived on home consoles via the PS4 … Continue reading REVIEW: Risk of Rain