Category Archives: Puzzler
Sat, Oct 26, 2013 | 17:31 BST
The Bridge, the indie puzzler described as M.C. Escher meets Sir Issac Newton, will be made available on Xbox Live November 13. Published by Majesco Entertainment’s indie-arm, Midnight City, the Quantum Astrophysicists Guild-developed 2D logic puzzler tasks the player with manipulating gravity to redefine the ceiling as the floor while venturing through impossible architecture. It’s already available on PC through Steam for $14.99 and will run you $9.99 on XBL.
Sat, Oct 26, 2013 | 16:52 BST
Basement Crawl is a maze-based puzzler with competitive multiplayer in the works at Bloober Team for PlayStation 4. The title is set to release during the console’s 2013 launch window.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 17:57 BST
Daedalic Entertainment’s debut, Edna & Harvey – The Breakout is now available through Steam for PC and will run you US$14.99. In case you are unfamiliar with the title, Edna is a young woman who wakes up without any memory of her past life in a padded cell in an asylum. She has no idea how she got there, but wants out because she is not insane – which her stuffed bunny Harvey can attest. While trying to escape, the duo meet other wacky inhabitants of the asylum as Doctor Marcel, the head of the sanatorium tries everything in his power to prevent Edna’s breakout.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 10:05 BST
The Girl and the Robot developer Flying Carpet Games has released an interesting new trailer for its latest effort. It sees a young girl roaming a whimsical world, while being protected by a robot knight. It looks a bit like Ico, but with Dark Souls combat when in control of the robot. Check out the trailer here.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 02:58 BST
Broken Rules has released an alpha version of Secrets of Rætikon, available to those who buy into a crowdfunding campaign to fund the final months of development.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 07:11 BST
Wii Party U launches today with over 80 mini-games, multiple party modes and unique gameplay options using the Wii U GamePad.
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 | 20:16 BST
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies is available to purchase digitally from today in the Nintendo eShop on 3DS for $29.99/€24.99, and to celebrate, Capcom has released the launch trailer for it.
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 | 10:56 BST
A-Men 2 has been officially announced by Bloober Team. It’s the sequel to PS Vita’s infuriatingly difficult launch title. It’ll arrive on PlayStation 3 and Vita with Cross-Buy as a digital download on November 5 for North America and November 6 for Europe.
Wed, Oct 23, 2013 | 20:33 BST
Mon, Oct 21, 2013 | 14:11 BST
Fez developer Polytron yesterday tweeted a Vine clip of the game running on PS Vita. It’s only a very small glimpse indeed, but a sure sign that things are coming along well with the port. Check it out after the break.
Mon, Oct 21, 2013 | 00:33 BST
Puzzling horror adventures The 7th Guest and The 11th Hour have made their way to Steam. These classic games were among the first PC releases to take advantage of the then-new CD-ROM technology to deliver FMV cutscenes; they’re also just generally rad – packed with atmosphere, possessed of frankly mental stories, and genuinely brain-bending in places. The 7th Guest is also available on iPhone and iPad, and Trilobyte has tentative plans for a third entry in the series.
Thanks, Blue’s News.
Sat, Oct 19, 2013 | 21:31 BST
Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma has been talking about The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds quite a bit recently, mainly about difficulty levels, the number of staff working on the project and how the game had to be tweaked to look right on 2DS which released last week.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 18:12 BST
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 02:33 BST
Contrast has players in control of a young girl and her shadow-traversing imaginary friend, but none of that matters right now: get an earful of the new trailer. You heard me – earful.
Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 22:36 BST
FuturLab and Curve Digital have announced Velocity Ultra will be released on PlayStation 3 in full HD later this year, but without Cross-Buy or Cross-Save options.
Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 18:30 BST
The Witness, and open-world puzzler from Thekla Inc.’s Jonathan Blow, will not force you onto a linear path, according to the developer.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 10:10 BST
Ethan: Meteor Hunter developer Seaven Studio has dated and priced its space hopping platform-puzzler for PS3. It’s sent us a new story trailer. Watch it here.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 | 17:30 BST
Futurlab has announced Surge Deluxe will be heading to PlayStation Vita.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 | 23:51 BST
Two Tribes has regretfully cancelled the level editor for the Wii U version of Toki Tori 2+, but is offering affected customers a free copy of the game on Steam to compensate.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 | 11:46 BST
Steam is an essential cog in the survival of indies, according to Escape Goat developer Ian Stocker. Studio Magical Time Bean launched the game on Valve’s marketplace yesterday, almost a year after it was approved on Steam Greenlight.