PAX West Archives

Three Of Me Doing Battle In "Quantum League" At PAX West
One of the best times we had to play a game on the last day of PAX West 2019 was when we ran into Nimble Giant Entertainment to play Quantum League This thing basically has minor esports written all over it as you can compete as a 1-v-1 or 2-v-2 match where time and decision[...]
An MMO With A Heart: We Tried "Destiny’s Sword" At PAX West
On the last day of PAX West 2019, we made our way over to 2Dogs Games to check out their latest MMO project, Destiny's Sword The game itself is your standard MMO fare, where you play as a soldier running a squad fighting a war on an alien planet You'll head out, take on missions,[...]
Crime In A Future Time: We Played "Gamedec" At PAX West
While roaming through the Poland games section of PAX West 2019, we sat down with Anshar Studio to check out their next title, Gamedec The game was announced back at Gamescom 2019, showing that you play as a detective in the future where people basically live in online games And because of that, all the[...]
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During the last day of PAX West 2019, we stopped by EXOR Studios' booth to check out their new incoming game called The Riftbreaker This is a real-time strategy game with a couple of nuances to it that make it feel more original than the rest This may sound a bit familiar to you, but[...]
Pink Hero? We Previewed "Whipseey And The Lost Atlas" At PAX West
Sometimes you walk past a game and think "haven't I see this before?" That's what I thought seeing Whipseey And The Lost Atlas at PAX West 2019 Developed by Daniel A Ramirez and published by Blowfish Studios, you play as a pink guy who runs around on platforming stages killing enemies and collecting stuff along[...]
Looking Over The Console Edition Of "Frostpunk" At PAX West 2019
During my final day at PAX West 2019, I got to go hang out with 11 Bit Studios and discuss the console version of Frostpunk on the way While they showed us plenty from the game, the primary focus for us was checking out to see what differences there were between the PC version and[...]
We Checked Out "Super Meat Boy Forever" Again At PAX West 2019
Every six months for the past couple years, we go to a convention like PAX West and run into Tommy Refenes showing off Super Meat Boy Forever And every time I run into the booth I always have the same question: Do you have a release date yet? This time around I got the answer[...]
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One of the other games we got to see from PQube at PAX West 2019 was a cool dating simulator we enjoyed called Arcade Spirits The premise behind this one is that somewhere in the future year of 20XX, you find yourself working at an arcade You have a mix of hot employees and people[...]
Checking Out "World Of Horror" & "N1RV Ann-A" At PAX West 2019
At PAX West 2019, we had a chance to go visit with Ysbryd Games for an hour and refresh ourselves with two games: World Of Horror and N1RV Ann-A Now normally we would give each one a proper self-contained article except for one catch: we've seen both these games already at the past two PAX[...]
TinyBuild Games Takes Over TV With "Not For Broadcast" At PAX West
We had a moment to visit with tinyBuild Games at PAX West 2019, and while they had a lot to show, we checked out one game in Not For Broadcast The game works a little like Five Nights At Freddy's, but without the horror element You are the master control room operator of a local[...]
Headup Games Brought "Everreach: Project Eden" To PAX West 2019
We had a chance to quickly visit with our friends at Headup Games during PAX West 2019 as we got to play a little of Everreach: Project Eden Developed by Elder Games, this is an action RPG that was giving us some serious Halo vibes the minute we sat down and played it The game[...]
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The other fresh title we got to try out from Another Indie during PAX West 2019 was a retro-looking game called Elden: Path Of The Forgotten This is a midevil RPG with some kind of religious roots tied to it There is no spoken story, no dialog, no real text screens to follow This is[...]
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Another Indie brought their booth to PAX West 2019, and with it, several games to try out We saw most of what they had so we focused on the new, like Simulacra 2 Developed by Kaigan Games, the sequel lets you choose between being a police detective or an investigative reporter, where you will dig[...]
"Lonely Mountains: Downhill" Wrecked Our Bike During PAX West
Thunderful is always a great publisher to visit with at PAX West, and this year the new game they had to show off for us was Lonely Mountains: Downhill Developed by Berlin-based company Megagon Industries, this is a downhill biking simulator where you essentially mountain bike down a rough path as fast and skillfully ask[...]
Mechanical Squad Goals: We Tried "Disintegration" At PAX West
While we were at PAX West this month, we visited with Private Division who brought with them a proper multiplayer demo of Disintegration There was a lot of talk about the game when it was first revealed, but up until now, we didn't get a good look at it The single-player campaign was explained a[...]