Strikers Edge Battles its way onto Steam and PS4

Remember that scene in the movie Dodgeball where the old guy says, “If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball”?  Playdius and the developers behind the new Strikers Edge took that to the next step.  Rather than balls (or even wrenches), players take control of great warriors and chuck spears, shoot, arrows, and try …

Review: Ben 10

What it is: A side-scrolling action beat’em up modeled after the new take on the Cartoon Network series, from Outright Games. The game is out November 14 on Switch, PS4, and Xbox One for $29.99. If you’re a fan the cartoon series by the same name, then this title is inevitably already on your Christmas …

Rockstar Games Releases New Trailer for LA Noire

Rockstar Games’ detective title is making a jump to HD on November 14, when it comes to PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch, and the below trailer showcases that in the best ways.  Now, if you don’t have a 4k monitor, you will miss out on some of this glory, but go ahead and watch it anyway.

L.A. Noire tells the story of detective Cole Phelps’ as he rises through the LAPD ranks, investigating a string of crimes in 1947 Los Angeles. L.A. Noire for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch will be available on November 14th, along with L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files for HTC Vive, which features seven select cases rebuilt for VR.

Pankapu Dazzles in New Launch Trailer!

The hot, new game this week (to me) is Pankapu.  You can snag it today for PS4, Xbox 1, and PC (and you should).  While it has been officially announced for the Switch, there is no release date for it at this time.  If you’re waiting to pick it up, whet your whistle with this shiny new trailer:

We’ve got our review coming in a little bit, and (spoiler alert) the game is good.

 

SteamWorld Dig 2 Gets a Launch Trailer!

This week, the Switch will see another long-teased indy game in the form of Steam World Dig 2, from Image and Form.  To get hyped for the release, they put out a new trailer which showcases the various levels, boss fights, what looks like a scavenging/loot system, and hints at the story.

The game’s getting a staggered release, hitting the Switch first on 9/21, Steam the following day, and Playstation systems next week.  You can pick up your copy of the game for $19.99.

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