Culture of Gaming’s Best Indies of 2018

Winner – Celeste Celeste is one of the most fascinating indie games in years, telling a compelling narrative through simple 16-bit graphics. But if Celeste’s beautiful portrayal of mental illness and depression isn’t enough to sell you on the game, you should know that mechanically, it’s one of the best indies of all time. Every […]

20 Gaming Gifts for the 2018 Holiday Season

Gaming Gifts

2018 was a fantastic year for video games. We got surprise indie hits like Celeste, cinematic open-world adventures like Red Dead Redemption 2, and chaotic fighting games like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. In a year with so many hard-hitters, it’s not surprising that more and more people are learning to love and appreciate the gaming medium. This holiday […]

Dead Cells Review

Roguelikes can be generally hit or miss. For all the successes like Rogue Legacy and Spelunky, there are others that just aren’t as engaging. The procedurally-generated levels give these games a big replayability factor but oftentimes results in a game that’s devoid of personality. Thankfully, Dead Cells, from developer Motion Train, is not one of those. That’s because, although Dead Cells is […]