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Portal Writer Erik Wolpaw Has Returned to Valve to Help Part-Time


Posted by Evolve on Jan 8, 2019 | In: General News

Portal Writer Erik Wolpaw Has Returned to Valve to Help Part-Time

Being a Valve fan is... weird. Those out there who are also into Valve and their games probably know what I mean by that. Growing up as a fan of their games, particularly their single player outings like Portal and Half-Life, made their eventual changing business strategies difficult to cope with. It's been pretty open knowledge at this point that Valve, as a game company, have shifted their priorities to ongoing games like Dota 2 and their recently released TCG 'Artifact', a...


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Feudal Alloy Gets Finalized Release Date


Posted by Evolve on Jan 8, 2019 | In: General News

Feudal Alloy Gets Finalized Release Date

There are many platformers on the market, but how many of them allow you to play as robots controlled by fish? The answer to this is zero - until Feudal Alloy is released, then the number will skyrocket to one. Feudal Alloy is an action-platformer with a bizarre concept behind it, but some fun-looking action and gorgeous hand-drawn art. Your robot acts swiftly with a variety of sword slashes, and has a speed that is very reminiscent of Strider Hiryu when it comes to the angle...


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Ex-Blizzard Devs Have Started Up Work On a New Marvel Game


Posted by Evolve on Jan 8, 2019 | In: General News

Ex-Blizzard Devs Have Started Up Work On a New Marvel Game

Recently, we posted about how Blizzard's tactics as a company were changing over the course of 2018. It was a rough year for the studio, and one that saw the departures of many key people, such as CEO Mike Morhaime. Earlier on in the year, you may remember when Hearthstone director Ben Brode left the company, alongside various colleagues of his. Thi...


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Project CARS Team is Making Their Very Own Game Console With VR Support


Posted by Evolve on Jan 7, 2019 | In: General News

Project CARS Team is Making Their Very Own Game Console With VR Support

We're quickly approaching the next generation of consoles now that we're in 2019, with the new Xbox and PlayStation hinted at on the horizon. Meanwhile, Nintendo is selling Switch units like hotcakes and has that train secured for a long time. But what if you wanted something different? Something that's not just these same big consoles year after year? Well, friend, I present to you: The Mad Box. Project CARS and Need for Speed: Shift developer Slightly Mad Studios have begun...


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Game Master Plus Now Available On Steam


Posted by Evolve on Jan 7, 2019 | In: General News

Game Master Plus Now Available On Steam

The original Game Maker was created using RPG Maker VX Ace - and it was one of the most prominent games created using that development software. Since then, better RPG Maker tools have been made, and that leads us to the creation of Game Master Plus. That has been crafted using RPG Maker MV and expands the core game while also streamlining some parts of it to improve the flow.The core game's tale remains the same - so you're still playing as Elsa as she moves into a town with...


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Meditations Launcher Brings Free, Small Indie Games to Your PC Every Day of 2019


Posted by Evolve on Jan 5, 2019 | In: General News

Meditations Launcher Brings Free, Small Indie Games to Your PC Every Day of 2019

Now that the new year has begun, you're likely going to want to find a way to de-stress from all the new happenings that come with 2019, right? Whether it be a move, a job, we all need ways to relax from the stresses of life. Cue the release of Meditations, an indie games launcher put together by Rami Ismail. Ismail is known as the co-founder of Vlambeer, who developed Nuclear Throne. Ismail was struck with inspiration one day when he played a short game by the title of Tempr...


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Dead Cells Developer Doesn't Think a Sequel Will Be Made


Posted by Evolve on Jan 5, 2019 | In: General News

Dead Cells Developer Doesn't Think a Sequel Will Be Made

Dead Cells released just last year (which was 2018, as of the time of this writing), and people are already wondering if a sequel might be possible. The metroidvania roguelike indie darling released to multiple platforms this past August and quickly blew up in success with their unique take on the above genres. They won multiple awards at The Game Awards for their efforts, securing their place as one of the better-known indie hits of the year. Even so, developer Motion Twin d...


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Jack Black Starts His Own YouTube Gaming Channel For Kicks


Posted by Evolve on Jan 5, 2019 | In: General News

Jack Black Starts His Own YouTube Gaming Channel For Kicks

I think it's safe to say we all know who Jack Black is. A man of many talents, known best for his acting roles in hit movies like The School of Rock and Nacho Libre. He's also had a long career as a musician with Tenacious D, a rock duo he formed together with Kyle Gass, serving as the lead singer. But what some may not know about Jack Black is that he's pretty into video games. Or, as his newfound YouTube channel puts it: "I kinda like games." Yeah, that's correct, Jack Blac...


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