The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 goes for an unusual launch trailer


Seen some impressive cinematic launch trailers for computer RPGs? The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 takes a different, more honest, approach. The DRM-free version of the game is available here from GoG and if you don’t mind Steam’s DRM then pop over here. This is a point-and-click adventure set in Aventásia from Nordic Games. At […]

Sunless Sea looks scary and very different


Failbetter Games has produced interactive books like Fallen London for the Storynexus platform. Their latest game is on Steam and GOG. The video gives the impression of Call of Cthulhu meets boat simulation. There’s more to it than that. There’s some 200,000+ words in this game – it’s another take on modern storytelling. I’m tempted […]

Shadowrun: Hong Kong grows by $150K in extra funding every day


Harebrained Schemes have been knocking it out of the virtual park with their Shadowrun cRPG games and it has been Kickstarter backing that’s made that possible. Little wonder this latest campaign is drawing in megabucks. Check out the details on the official page. [Back this Campaign] The campaign has to hit $100,000 by Feb 17. […]

Become a wizard? Runes: The Forgotten Path


They’re small and indie and I hadn’t heard of Stormborn Studio before or their project Runes: The Forgotten Path. A few seconds into the video and I was reminded of an old computer RPG from JoWood Productions called Arx Fatalis. In Arx you’re a spellcaster and you used your mouse to draw runes on the […]

Games Workshop and Chilled Mouse will release Warhammer Quest


On the 7th of January on Windows, Mac and Linux Chilled Mouse, Rodeo Games and Games Workshop will bring Warhammer Quest to Steam. The download is based on the classic Games Workshop board game and set in the Warhammer Fantasy world the turn based game has players explore dungeons in the Empire. The tactical game […]