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Knights of Tartarus Brings a New Take on Retro-Styled RPGs for Linux


Posted by Evolve on Nov 8, 2018 | In: General News

Knights of Tartarus Brings a New Take on Retro-Styled RPGs for Linux

Knights of Tartarus is a throwback JRPG - but one that still manages to stand out from the pack. Retro-inspired RPG have been an in-thing with the rise of mobile gaming alongside indie gaming. The former generally uses RPG tropes in ways that have been done to death but presents them in a few unique wrappers. Kemco is especially fond of this and has made many RPGs that hit the notes of the genre without leaving a lasting impression. On the PC side of things, RPG Maker has bec...


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The Compilation of Final Fantasy VII Might be Coming Back Too, Along With the Remake


Posted by Evolve on Nov 8, 2018 | In: General News

The Compilation of Final Fantasy VII Might be Coming Back Too, Along With the Remake

The Final Fantasy VII Remake is still in the works over at Square Enix and will be for quite a while. Despite this, it seems director Tetsuya Nomura has some ideas on what else they could do with the Remake going forward. Speaking in a Q&A session for the recently released The World Ends With You: Final Remix, Nomura was answering fan questions left and right. One fan randomly chimed in: "I want to play Before Crisis: Final Fantasy 7 again!" A sentiment I'm sure some of us ca...


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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Roster Already Selected


Posted by Evolve on Nov 7, 2018 | In: General News

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Roster Already Selected

The most recent Super Smash Bros Ultimate Nintendo Direct, which was also said to be the last one before the launch of the game on December 7th, dropped a lot of information on gamers. Not the least of which was that the "final" three characters for the game were to be Ken from Street Fighter, Incineroar from Pokemon Sun & Moon, and a special "pre-order" bonus character in Piranha Plant...


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Warframe Debuting Its Huge Fortuna Expansion on PC This Week, Console Versions to Follow


Posted by Evolve on Nov 7, 2018 | In: General News

Warframe Debuting Its Huge Fortuna Expansion on PC This Week, Console Versions to Follow

Warframe was already an enticing free-to-play option before, but its next expansion will only make the game even more alluring. For those of you who play the space-exploring-third-person shooter, you probably remember last year's big expansion update: The Plains of Eidolon. This update added a fully-fledged open world map to Warframe, full of things to do and see. There were a lot of new story bits added as a result too, and fans were universally positive about the whole thin...


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Steampunk Graveyard Linux Beta Released


Posted by Evolve on Nov 7, 2018 | In: General News

Steampunk Graveyard Linux Beta Released

Steampunk Graveyard offers up something a bit different from the norm. It lives up to its action-platforming moniker as you have to blast away at the undead while also carefully navigating ladders and ensuring that you take them out as efficiently as possible. Each stage gives you a different set of zombies to take out and has a different look to it. The dirt, grass, and dark blue night sky look of the game definitely evokes a bit of Ghouls 'n Ghosts - but with a different ta...


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Get Tangled Up With Kingdom Hearts 3's Tangled World in a New Trailer


Posted by Evolve on Nov 6, 2018 | In: General News

Get Tangled Up With Kingdom Hearts 3's Tangled World in a New Trailer

Another month, another Kingdom Hearts 3 trailer. With the game being just a few months away now, developer Square Enix has been positively spoiling us with trailers left and right. Many of these trailers highlight specific worlds that are going to show up in the game. The most recent was Big Hero 6's San Fransokyo, which also showed off the int...


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Alchemic Cutie Bringing Relaxing RPG Gaming to Linux in 2019


Posted by Evolve on Nov 6, 2018 | In: General News

Alchemic Cutie Bringing Relaxing RPG Gaming to Linux in 2019

Alchemic Cutie has been in development for quite a while, and it offers up a relaxing and subdued take on the RPG. While most RPGs focus on combat, this one focuses on allowing you to tame and raise jellies. It's rare to see an RPG like this beyond things like Stardew Valley, where the focus isn't on fighting - but alchemy and in-game self-improvement. You can explore the world of Wimba Island and do all sorts of things. You can find fellow villagers and get tips for your jel...


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Media Molecule Near-Perfectly Recreated a LittleBigPlanet Level in Dreams


Posted by Evolve on Nov 5, 2018 | In: General News

Media Molecule Near-Perfectly Recreated a LittleBigPlanet Level in Dreams

Ready to feel old? LittleBigPlanet released 10 years ago. While you chew on that existential factoid, developer Media Molecule naturally wanted to celebrate the game's double digits. They did so in a big way too, thanks to their upcoming PS4 exclusive: Dreams. Just the other day, they gathered 'round for fans and held a Twitch stream to play through LittleBigPlanet... inside Dreams! The slice they showed off was a near-perfect recreation of The Garden level from the original ...


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