Coffee Stain Publishing have announced that they have partnered and purchased a stake of Ghost Ship Games. According to the press release Ghost Ship Games was founded by "industry veterans on a mission to create amazing co-op experiences." That's a studio we can get behind. The first game for GSG is called Deep Rock Galactic and will be published by Coffee Stain Publishing.
The latest bundle on Humble Bundle is a bit different than previous affairs. While most bundles allow the buyer to mix their contributions up between a charity, the developers, and the store itself with a pay what you want transaction; the latest one is different. Instead all proceeds will go towards the following charities: The ACLU, Doctors without Borders, or The International Rescue Committee.
The busy gaming season is starting to get underway and that means there's a lot of stuff coming out, or hitting Early Access, or will soon be on the way. Some of these announcements have slipped through the cracks a bit, so we decided to pull them all together in one big post as a head's up to all you co-op enthusiasts out there.
If you've been eager to get your hands on The Behemoth's next offering, you're in luck. Pit People is entering Steam Early Access and the Xbox Game Preview program next month.
Endless runners on mobile phones have become quite the phenomenon these days. Even Nintendo is getting into it, though they are taking it on with their own approach. Indie developer Hungry Dog Games is doing their own thing as well by bringing co-op into that genre with their PC title, Alien Evaders.
After Microsoft Studios closed Lionhead and Press Play earlier this year, a few of the guys at Press Play decided to turn it into an opportunity to start their own company. Thus, Ghost Ship Games was born. The company has an intriguing motto ("Co-op First") and their first title, Deep Rock Galactic, has been pitched as...
In Divinity: Original Sin, players embarked upon a grand journey with a friend, shaping their in-game avatars’ personalities and traits through their actions and dialogue choices. Larian Studios seems to have grander ambitions with Divinity: Original Sin 2, but that ambition can be a double-edged sword as it’s currently unclear whether they’ve improved upon the original game’s formula.
Far-flung Games' first title, Infinite Desolation, got the Greenlight last week and thus is making its way towards a full release on Steam sometime in 2017. This twin-stick shooter promises "deep character progression, exploration and looting, crafting, day-night cycles, environmental hazards, classic survival mechanics and world-jumping portals."
Whootgames' block pushing/matching game, Castles, is now available on the Xbox One for $4.99. The title has already been out for a year on the PC, and for a few months now on the PlayStation 4, but all you Xbox One owners can now finally enjoy this charming little game with a friend.
Thoth is a game that could be considered as treading previously explored waters as most gamers in the modern scene have played a twin-stick shooter of some form. In the case of Double Fine's newest venture, it is all that and a little bit more.
This may be one of the more unique indie games I've seen in a while. Clewcat Games' Axe, Bow and Staff is a runner with RPG mechanics, and is kind of incredible in its own way.