Sam And Max: Beyond Time And Space (PC)
Sam & Max have been kicking around pop culture for over twenty years, with independent comic books penned by Steve Purcell, a graphic adventure game (Sam & Max Hit the Road), an animated television series, and an Eisner-winning web comic. Sam & Max Season One is highly acclaimed as an innovative episodic game series that went on to win numerous awards in the U.S. and internationally, including several Adventure Game of the Year honours. The Sam & Max series’ refreshing humour is completely unique in today’s gaming climate.
Colony Defense (PC)
Mana Bomb Games Studio has released the first gameplay video of their upcoming planetary defense strategy game “Colony Defense”. Releasing for digital distribution for the PC platform and the XBOX Live Indy Games platform Q1 2010. Not your Mom’s tower defense! Defend each planets colonies from the alien onslaught in this high action / strategy title. Full 3D. Manage multiple strategies as you orbit above the surface of the planets. Rotate around the planet to keep an eye on the battles happening all over the planets surface.
Void, The (PC)
When one gives up living and using his soul, he can’t only lose the soul but can also devote it to death… Before souls completely die they stick in The Void – an odd space between life and death. There is an outside chance to survive in The Void and even to come back from it. This chance is The Color – the only food of a dying soul wandering through the mournful realms of The Void, governed by monstrous Brothers and malicious Sisters, who are desperately struggling for the last drops of it.
Split/Second, the action racing game from Disney Interactive Studios and Black Rock Studio, was selected as Best Racing Game in the Game Critics Awards: Best of E3 2009. The award gives Black Rock Studio back-to-back victories in the category and marks the first time a development studio repeated in the racing category with different original properties. “The award is tremendous recognition for the innovation and uniqueness of Split/Second, which distinguished it from other established racing franchises and new properties,” said Tony Beckwit.
Deus Ex: Human Revolution (PC)
During the Game Developers Conference, Eidos Montreal Art director Jonathan Jacques-Belletete revealed that Deus Ex 3 has been officially renamed Deus Ex: Human Revolution. If the name sounds familiar, it’s because Square-Enix actually trademarked it last month. The title accurately reflects the game’s story, which takes place before the events of the original Deus Ex. According to Jacques-Belletete, the world in Human Revolution is on the cusp of a “transhuman revolution,” the beginning on mankind’s first real foray into cybernetics.
Plain Sight (PC)
Playing as your average ninja robot about town, you begin each game with a sword and a quantum of energy. Leaping across each level leaving a bright trail in your wake, you must destroy other ninja robots to steal their energy. As you get more energy you change color and get bigger, stronger and brighter. This is where the catch comes in! You only get to convert your hard earned energy into game-winning points if you blow yourself up. The more opponents you take out in the explosion, the higher the multiplier, the higher the score!
History Egypt: Engineering An Empire (PC)
Slitherine, an independent publisher based in the UK, and Koch Media, a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products, have announced “HISTORY™ Egypt – Engineering an Empire” for PC, Nintendo DS™, and Sony PSP™. Scheduled to release in early 2010, the title is the first in a series of turn-based strategy games based upon the HISTORY television series “Engineering an Empire”. “HISTORY Egypt – Engineering an Empire” allows players to build their own empire from the foundation to the height of its power.