Recently the world was introduced to Tumbleseed, the “Rolly Roguelike” that sends seeds scrambling up a mountain filled with threats and bottomless pits with all the charmingly friendly visuals and music you can imagine. The path is fraught with dangers in the form of insects and small moles that burrow holes into the mountain face, […]
First off, I want to make note: I apologize for the time it took me to get this article from brain to internet. This was meant to be a Christmas piece in line with the game’s theme. A lot of things happen in life and the release of this game ened up being a strange […]
Snake Puns everywhere! SumoDigitalLtd’s latest game Snake Pass for the Nintendo Switch is a lot of things. It’s a fun, beautiful and lighthearted puzzler. It’s a family friendly and brightly colored game with a catchy soundtrack. Most importantly: it’s the single best Snake simulator game I’ve ever played. I played SnakePass on the Nintendo Switch, […]
We here at Pixelrater love space! We also love Games! So you can assume that we certainly love games about space! Come with Tristan and check out the pre-alpha build of the brand new space survival/exploration game Astroneer! Tristan Simonian I’m unabashedly in love with Nintendo; ESPECIALLY Zelda! Spelunky is my jam. Burritos are life.
Hey, It’s me: Sombra. After much waiting and stress over the Alternate Reality Game: decoding clues into the identity of Overwatch’s hinted character in the web, Blizzard has officially confirmed and released Sombra as a playable character this afternoon at Blizzcon. Sombra has been a heated talking point for fans of Overwatch for the last […]
The small team over at Squad has just taken a major blow as the majority of the development team quit to seek higher wages on a new project elsewhere. A reddit post by the lead creator states that low pay and regular requirements of extended hours are the primarily factors in the decision for the […]
This year I got the pleasure of interviewing Thomas Happ at PAX East. Within the same year I also interviewed Charles Martinet (the voice of Mario, Luigi, etc). Both were amazing and I felt honored. However, unbeknownst to me, my mic cut out during my interview with Happ which made the audio very difficult to […]
Surrounded by the hum of servers and monitors I anxiously await a report from “Ethan”, my scout Drone three rooms over. Chirping happily to himself as he drops a probe and observes it skitter off into the dark, eagerly expectant for the little bug to give good intel on the room. My monitor lights up […]