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Frostpunk’s City Building Simulation Getting Deeper With New 'Endless Mode'


Posted by Evolve on Nov 19, 2018 | In: PS4 News

Frostpunk’s City Building Simulation Getting Deeper With New 'Endless Mode'

Ah, Frostpunk! A game of survival and resource management. It was put out by developer 11-bit studios S.A. this past April and sold a good amount just within its first few days alone. It hasn’t been completely free of criticism, however, with many finding its city-building elements a tad restrictive or too specific. The content in the game up until this point has been carefully curated, but many have wondered where a more free mode is. The devs have been intently listen...


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Microsoft Discussing Big Update to Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility Later This Week


Posted by Evolve on Apr 4, 2018 | In: PS4 News

Microsoft Discussing Big Update to Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility Later This Week

Backwards compatibility is a useful feature to have in the effort to preserve older games as we get farther and farther ahead. Sometimes older systems just stop working, and that's where backwards compatibility comes in and saves the day. Microsoft has long been emphasizing the feature for the Xbox One, as it can play hundreds and hundreds of Xbox 360 games in this manner. A refreshing change of pace since the other current platforms don't do so for their older siblings. Howe...


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Desert Child Now Available on Linux, PC, and Mac OS


Posted by Evolve on Dec 15, 2018 | In: PS4 News

Desert Child Now Available on Linux, PC, and Mac OS

Akupara Games is here with an all-new game that blends a mix of hoverbikes with shooting and racing alongside high-resolution pixel art.  It's odd to see a game try so many different genres, but Desert Child does that and more. Adventure games are also covered, as you have to go from place to place and explore the world. Your overall goal is to leave Earth before it blows up, and winning the Grand Prix allows you to go to Mars and escape the planet.While it is a pixel ar...


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Graywalkers: Purgatory Aims to Blend Tactical Strategy with a Post-Apocalyptic Setting


Posted by Evolve on Feb 6, 2019 | In: PS4 News

Graywalkers: Purgatory Aims to Blend Tactical Strategy with a Post-Apocalyptic Setting

Graywalkers: Purgatory first came to life thanks to a successful Kickstarter in 2014 with a lofty ambition - to create a larger story behind the world and craft a series of games around it. The world itself is inspired a bit by Fallout, but also has a touch of Mad Max in it as well with a large cast and a desert-themed setting. The world itself is fairly unique because it's a fused version of Heaven and Hell and allows you to play as the leader of a group called the Graywalke...


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Sakurai Won't Tailor Super Smash Bros Ultimate To eSports Players


Posted by Evolve on Jul 12, 2018 | In: PS4 News

Sakurai Won't Tailor Super Smash Bros Ultimate To eSports Players

In gaming, there are a lot of unofficial "levels" that gamers fall into. For example, if you play games occasionally, and likely only play them to have a little fun, you're often called a "casual gamer". In contrast, "hardcore gamers" are those who are defined by the games they play, the companies they support, and the knowledge of the industry that they have. In terms of fighting games, there are typically two tiers. Those who play for fun, and those who play so they can ent...


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Arkane Studios Taking a Break From the Dishonored Series to Try New Things


Posted by Evolve on Aug 15, 2018 | In: PS4 News

Arkane Studios Taking a Break From the Dishonored Series to Try New Things

No matter what way you slice it, Dishonored 2 was a hit for fans of Arkane's open-ended assassination series. It received a positive reception from most, and the followup expansion Death of the Outsider had a similar warm reception. Despite this, critical sales numbers for the sequel were lower than the original Dishonored's release. Whether it be for this reason, others, or a combination, Arkane Studios has revealed that they're taking a break from the Dishonored series... a...


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Retail Outlet GameStop Discussing Possible Buyout as Financial Difficulties Continue


Posted by Evolve on Jun 22, 2018 | In: PS4 News

Retail Outlet GameStop Discussing Possible Buyout as Financial Difficulties Continue

The landscape of gaming has been changing over the past several years, especially when it comes to retail sales vs digital sales. As time goes on, the gaming market has been growing ever-more digital, with every console providing every game digitally, Amazon providing an alternative to getting a person their retail games, etc. GameStop is one of the biggest and most well-known video game retail outlets in the United States, but because of this digital slide, times have been t...


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Half-Life Remake Black Mesa Unveils First Footage of the Xen Level


Posted by Evolve on Nov 21, 2018 | In: PS4 News

Half-Life Remake Black Mesa Unveils First Footage of the Xen Level

Hard to believe, but yesterday was the original Half Life’s 20th anniversary! The famous first-person shooter released to the world on November 19th, 1998, and went on to be regarded as one of the most influential games of all time, especially in the shooter genre. It’s Valve’s most well-known property and one that fans have built a passionate community around since its inception. One such passionate group comes from the development team at the Crowbar Colle...


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