The folks at Grinding Gear Games always have something entirely new up their sleeves. Whether it’s infiltrating a criminal syndicate, battling ancient armies, or delving deep into the hollows of the earth, Path of Exile is always reinventing itself with every major update, keeping players on their toes and coming back for more.
With that in mind, here’s two phrases you probably didn’t expect to hear together: Path of Exile and tower defense. Yes, GGG has done it again with their upcoming challenge league, called Blight, and it’s unlike anything that’s come to Path of Exile before.
UnderMineofficially launches into Early Access today! UnderMine is developed by Thorium and is published by Fandom. This is Fandom's first foray into the world of game publishing and is a fantastic start! UnderMine is a action-adventure rogue-like dungeon-crawling RPG where players delve deep into the UnderMine to discover powerful relics, deadly enemies, and hidden secrets.
Remnant: From the Ashes is a third-person survival action shooter set in a post-apocalyptic world overrun by monstrous creatures. You are one of the last remaining humans in the world, and it's your charge to fight back against the ancient, extra-dimensional hordes in order to set humanity away from its current course of extinction.
Because if you are, RAD, Double Fine Studio’s latest game has hit the ruined streets on PC, Playstation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. Eschewing the usual brown/gray aesthetic of post-apocalyptic games, RAD pulls no stops in riding the wave of nostalgia for a future that thankfully never happened (otherwise civilization would end the moment we ran out of neon dyes).
UnderMineis an action-adventure rogue-like RPG where players take on the role of a lowly peasant who is sent down into the "UnderMine" by Arkanos the Archmage to investigate recent earthquake activity. UnderMine is a clever combination of other rogue-like games, such as The Binding of Isaac and Hades, and provides fans of the genre a game that is familiar but also fresh and endearing!
It never feels like it from our perspective here in North America, but gamescom is the world's biggest gaming convention. Attendance averages in the few hundred thousands yearly, dwarfing E3 by multiple times. It's Euro-centricity tends to motivate publishers and developers from the surrounding area to make bigger splashes there. Between August 20th and 24th of this year, we will have out eyes and ears open for the oncoming deluge of game info pouring out of Cologne, Germany.
The long-running, Dungeons and Dragons-themed MMO, Neverwinter, has been basking in the success of what has been its biggest expansion launch ever. Earlier this year, players got to explore one of the most iconic locations in the Forgotten Realms: Undermountain. Besides the new area, the game got a tons of other quality of life updates and re-balances that has really changed the tempo of the game in a good way. Now, Arc Games expands on this framework with their next expansion: Uprising.
Rebel Galaxy Outlaw has just hit the market, giving everyone and their moms a chance to step into the shoes of Juno Markev, a down-on-her luck pilot on the fringes of space civilization. Saddled with debt, she has to brave the worst civilization has to offer, track down a killer, and maybe, just maybe, get out with all of her parts intact.
Fall's right around the corner, and just as sure as the leaves are going to start changing soon enough, we've got another weekly dose of the coolest Official Wikis we've got coming to Gamepedia. There's a pretty wide variety of games here this week, so whether you're more of an open world fan, MMORPG enthusiast, or just love surreal shooters, you'll want to add these titles to your must-play list. Without further ado, let's move on to the wikis!
The Big Bad Update for Hades has just released. This update adds the last major zone to the game, an epic final boss fight, new enemies, music, boons, and a tool for getting rid of unwanted boons! Along with all of this new content comes a rework to the Wrath abilities and countless balance changes.