Kalypso Announces April 24 Release Date Along With Trailer

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Kalypso Announces April 24 Release Date Along With Trailer

Kalypso, best known for the Tropico series, has announced a release date for Realmforge Studios' Dungeons 2 dungeon-management sim.

Dungeons 2 will be releasing worldwide on April 24, with a retail version hitting shelves in North America on April 28. The game puts players in the shoes of a dungeon master, allowing them to create a dungeon in manner similar to that of the original Dungeon Keeper games. For more of what to expect from a new entry in the Dungeons series, check out our review of the first game.

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Bedlam Brings Banner Saga’s Engine Into A Post-Apocalyptic Future

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Bedlam Brings Banner Saga’s Engine Into A Post-Apocalyptic Future

If the video for Bedlam below reminds you a bit of The Banner Saga, you’re not wrong. Developer Skyshine Games is using Stoic’s engine for its 80s-inspired, post-apocalyptic RPG.

You’ll build a team of humans, mutants, and robots to explore the wasteland and find the fabled Aztec City. Of course, there are bandits and mutated creatures in your way.

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Sci-Fi Dungeon Crawler Operation Abyss Gets A Release Date And Trailer

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NIS America continued to roll out announcements at its annual press event, including a trailer and release date for dungeon crawler Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy.

Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy comes from Experience Inc., the studio that brought us Demon Gaze. This sci-fi adventure takes you to a near future Tokyo. In this world, genetically engineered monsters are your biggest threat, but you're also unraveling the mystery behind strange portals to a different dimension. You must recruit, train, and customize six different heroes and dungeon crawl through labyrinths complete with traps and secret doors. 

Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy releases on June 9 for the PlayStation Vita. To get a taste of the game, check out the screens and watch the trailer below. 

New Disgaea 5 Trailer And Screens Unleashed

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At its annual press event, NIS America looked at the year ahead, which included showing off more of Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance.

This entry in the beloved strategy/RPG franchise is centered on revenge. Protagonist Killia is ready to take down Overlord Void Dark, and will stop at nothing to see his vengeance fulfilled. This installment has new features like alliance attacks, where your relationship with battle mates grants you special moves. In addition, a revenge mode provides your characters bonus stats when they’ve been hit more than they can bear. 

In the latest trailer, meet the characters, see the PS4’s power put to use, and discover how this entry is upping the hatred. Be sure to also check out the new screens in the gallery below. 

Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls Announced For North America

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Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls Announced For North America

Today at its annual press event, NIS America revealed that Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls will release on PlayStation Vita, both physically and digitally, this fall.

Danganronpa Another Episode bridges the events between the first entry, Trigger Happy Havoc, and its sequel, Goodbye Despair. However, this entry ditches its predecessors' visual novel gameplay in favor of a third-person shooter, where you use the Future Foundation's hacking gun to defeat mobs of evil Monokumas. You have access to various ammo types such as paralyze and truth bullets, and can upgrade your firepower. The game won't just be focused on shooting though; the journey will also challenge you to solve various riddles and puzzles.

Players control two different characters with connections to Happy Trigger Havoc: Toko Fukawa and Komaru Nagei. Toko was in the Happy Trigger Havoc and Komaru is the little sister of its lead, Makoto. In Another Episode, the two leading ladies team up to navigate the dangerous and despair-filled city of Towa. The Monokumas flooding the city are part of a sadistic leader's master plan to create a Children's Paradise free from adults. Toko and Kamaru will have to survive his torturous army if they want to escape, but thankfully, they'll run into a new of familiar faces.

Killing Floor 2 Gets Live-Action, Shakycam Tie-In

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Tripwire Interactive’s Killing Floor 2 is coming later this year for PlayStation 4 and PC. As part of the developer’s plan to make more of a splash, it’s opened up the universe to stories in other media.

The first of these is Killing Floor: Uncovered. The live-action tie-in was created by production company Type AB, and features a group of activists looking to expose nefarious activity at Horzine Biotech.

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New Gameplay Trailer Is Ridiculously Stylish

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New Gameplay Trailer Is Ridiculously Stylish

Roll7, which earned attention after the release of last year’s OlliOlli, has released a new gameplay trailer for Not A Hero and announced a May 7 release date for the PC version of the game.

Though Roll7 hasn’t announced a release date for other versions, it confirms that the game will be coming to other desktop OS, PS4, and Vita sometime this year. Not A Hero puts players in the shoes of an assassin-turned-campaign-manager who is tasked with cleaning up the streets for anthropomorphic-rabbit-candidate Bunnylord.

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Gothic Horror Comes Alive In Bloodborne Story Trailer

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Gothic Horror Comes Alive In Bloodborne Story Trailer

The city of Yharnam is cursed, and you must purge it. If this seems like a theme you’ve heard before, you’re not wrong.

Bloodborne’s set-up sounds familiar, especially if you’ve played a Souls game, the setting has changed. Whereas the previous titles are dark fantasy, Bloodborne takes us to the cobblestone streets of a more contemporary city plagued by darkness.

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Turn-Based Tactical Sports Game Releases Today With New Trailer

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Turn-Based Tactical Sports Game Releases Today With New Trailer

Indie developer Mode 7 has released Frozen Cortex, which is available today on Steam, the Humble Store, and from the game’s website. Alongside the game comes a new launch trailer, showcasing more gameplay, different modes, and co-op. 

Frozen Cortex is a futuristic tactical sports game, where robots face off against one another in a randomly generated battle arena. Single-player features three different league modes: the rogue-like Knockout mode, Global Cortex mode, and Season mode. Multiplayer has two unique modes as well, including full customization of the match. In Team Editor, you can name the players, as well as change their stats, armor and appearance. There are seven AI teams, each having their own coach that responds to the match in compelling ways.

The game is available on PC, Mac, and Linux. Watch the launch trailer below.

New Trailer Provides A Glimpse Of The Universe In 4K

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New Trailer Provides A Glimpse Of The Universe In 4K

Gearbox Software has released a new trailer for its Homeworld Remastered Collection, which you can check out in up to 4K resolution – provided, of course, your display supports it.

The collection includes Homeworld 1 and 2, which Gearbox says have been updated with help from members of the original development team and fan input. The series debuted in 1999, and was developed by Relic Entertainment and published by Sierra. It was considered a landmark RTS at the time. See more of the game in action below, and be sure to adjust the resolution accordingly.

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