Posts Tagged ‘game announcements’

Fortune Summoners: Secret of the Elemental Stone demo released

Carpe Fulgur, localizers of the delightful Recettear, have announced the release of a demo for Fortune Summoners. Fortune Summoners is reputed to be a side-scrolling RPG in the vein of Zelda 2 or Wanderers from Ys, but with multiple playable characters. You can read more about the gameplay here. Fortune Summoners is due for release […]

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Blood Rune announced

Now this is interesting: Pete King of Third Impression writes in to announce the development of Blood Rune, a game intentionally modeled on the old SSI Gold Box series. Blood Rune seems to be fairly early in development, but it’s hard not to get a little excited reading what Mr. King has planned for it: […]

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Eschalon Book III release date not announced

Basilisk Games has written a post to explain why Eschalon Book III is taking so long, and to reassure everyone that it is coming out sometime in 2012…maybe. I quote from the post: What this all means is: YES, Book III is coming!! We really blew our development schedule in 2011, missing almost every deadline […]

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Forging Life announced

Anders Staugaard has emailed me announcing the development of a 3D, first-person, wilderness survival RPG by the name of Forging Life. He is part of a two-man team developing what looks to be a highly ambitious game. Here is how he describes it: We might be a couple of nerds missing the old days, but […]

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Wilfred the Hero announced (again)

A few weeks ago, developer Brandon Abley announced a new RPG called Wilfred the Hero. “But Craig,” you say, “Wilfred the Hero was created and released 6 years ago as a free RPG Maker game.” True: but this is a different Wilfred the Hero, because it’s in 3D, and…well, I’m not sure what else is […]

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Secrets of Grindea announced

This one took me by surprise. With a name like “Secrets of Grindea,” I expected to find a generic jRPG with (what else?) endless grinding. Not exactly. Developer Pixel Ferrets describe the upcoming 4-player-cooperative action RPG like so: Secrets of Grindea is an old-school RPG, with co-op support for up to 4 players. In the […]

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Drox Operative announced

Steven Peeler (known for fantasy action RPGs such as Din’s Curse) wrote to me last week to announce a new RPG by his company, Soldak Entertainment, this time set in space. He did a pretty thorough job describing the game, which description I will now reproduce for your reading pleasure: Drox Operative is a starship […]

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Phantasmaburbia announced

Banov has now officially announced his newest RPG project, Phantasmaburbia. “But Craig,” you say, “didn’t you post about this befo–” Yes. But now it’s official. More importantly, he’s released a new demo and a trailer for us to play/look at, respectively, which means that it’s news. Here’s that trailer:

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The Real Texas Announced

Kitty Lambda Games has announced The Real Texas, an up-and-coming action adventure game in the Zelda style. The Real Texas is an action adventure game that plays like a mashup of Zelda: Link to the Past and Ultima VI. Sam, and [sic] ordinary Texas rancher, is on holiday in England when he falls into a […]

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Avernum: Escape From the Pit Announced

Remember that remake of the original Avernum that Jeff Vogel talked about doing in my interview with him last month? Spiderweb Games has now sent out a press release today officially announcing the remake to everyone who hadn’t already read about it in the interview. It reads: Avernum: Escape From the Pit is an epic […]

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