Realist adventure game Night in the Woods is coming to mobile

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Okay, so It’s a bit of a stretch to call Night in the Woods a ‘realist’ adventure game. Yes, it follows the travails of a college drop-out returning to her economically depressed home town and navigating the hazardous psychosocial currents she finds there, but it’s also populated entirely by animals. It’s like a cross between Animal Crossing and Ghost World. Or just Bojack Horseman. Night in the Woods is highly acclaimed, thanks to its excellent visual design, storytelling, and puzzles. And it’s coming to mobile. ANNOUNCING:Night In The WoodsMobile2018 pic.twitter.com/6hTjGLVTWD — Night In ...

Sega teases Decap Attack as the next Sega Forever game

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In a canny move that nobody else has ever thought of ever, Sega is apparently aiming to capitalise on the imminent Halloween festivities by adding Mega Drive classic Decap Attack to its library of free to play Sega Forever games. “The time has come for my underworld army to conquer the surface world. We’ll show no mercy to those who stand in our way — if anybody is foolish enough to do so.” #SEGAForever pic.twitter.com/1AxHOeSxmU — SEGA Forever (@SEGAForever) October 24, 2017 In case you haven’t heard of it, ...

The Master of Plunder is a high-octane adventure for every kind of player

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When you think of plunder you think of pirates. But ocean-going brigands and salty sea dogs are not the only characters capable of plundering. It seems that fantasy heroes can have a go too. The Master of Plunder sees you venturing out into fantasy landscapes to kill as many assorted baddies as you can and plunder the goodies they leave behind. It’s all about plunder and revenge. If you’ve ever played Diablo, you’ll know the score. The Master of Plunder But things have come a long way since the ...

Get some decent premium Android games for a steal in the Forever Games sale

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Forever Games has put its entire library of games on sale for some reason. The majority are now 69p, down from as much as £4.59. Highlights include Violett, a familiar but well-crafted adventure about a young girl who moves to a new home; Iesabel, a highly polished action-RPG; and the three Sparkle games, a casual trilogy with beautiful prehistoric underwater visuals if somebody poured luminous paint into the water. There’s also Frederic, in which you play as a reincarnated Frederic Chopin as he revivifies the world of ...

Countdown begins for Animal Crossing mobile revelations on the 25th

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Nintendo has announced that it will reveal details of its forthcoming Animal Crossing mobile game during a 15 minute Nintendo Direct broadcast on October 25th. Animal Crossing was first announced for mobile alongside several other Nintendo franchises last year. However, while some of these games, such as Super Mario Run, did make it to smartphone, Animal Crossing was delayed, and then went missing altogether. Last month an analyst managed to drag Animal Crossing for mobile back into the spotlight by taking a punt on a December release, but we’ve ...

Gorgeous interdimensional sci-fi adventure Deliria just got even better

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Developer Eldritch only released its stylish space exploration game Deliria a few weeks ago, and it’s already followed the launch with a game-changing update. Let’s start at the beginning. The year is 2107, about 50 years after an asteroid collided with Earth and created a dimensional rift. Never a species to pass up a commercial opportunity, humanity has developed the ability to travel between dimensions and harvest a valuable substance called Delirium, which has paranormal properties. Delirious about Deliria You are a Delirium miner, but when you arrive in ...

Pocket Mortys will get 50 new characters from Season 3 in its next update

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Come on, there’s no time to- to- to explai- *belch* -n. Just boot up Pocket– *belch* – Mort– Mortys on this phone from the- the- the future and you’ll see- wait, you’re gonna- okay, now check it. 50 NEW MOOOOOOORTYS YEAH! Yes, 50 new Mortys and assorted characters have been announced for Pocket Mortys, the surprisingly good Pokemon Go-spoofing Rick & Morty spin-off. They include Working Class Rick, Teacher Rick, and Working Class Rick. The forthcoming update will also add rarities and coupon rewards for Multiplayer Challenges, with ...

You can now buy Love You to Bits on Google Play

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What a time it is to be alive for Android-owning fans of point and click adventure games. Just last week Ron Gilbert’s excellent Thimbleweed Park arrived on Google Play, and now it’s joined by Love You to Bits, the acclaimed follow-up to Tiny Thief. The goal in Love You to Bits is to track down the various scattered body parts belonging to you robot companion ladylove. If that sounds straightforward, it’s not, because ladylove was destroyed by a UFO, and her parts are strewn across space. This ...