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Have Game, Will Play: Project Root PS4 Review

  Project Root PS4 Review Recommendation: Worth a buy on sale – Overly long levels hamper what could have been an even more fun game. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: 3/4 view mission-based shoot ’em up Developer: Opqam Publisher: Reverb Publishing Platforms: PS4, … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Tower of Guns Xbox One Review

  Tower of Guns Xbox One Review Recommendation: Worth a buy – It’s first person, has randomly generated levels, a plethora of guns and rogue-like tendencies. What’s not to like? Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: first person shooter rogue-like Developer: Terrible Posture Games … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Lifeless Planet Xbox One Review

Lifeless Planet Xbox One Review Recommendation: Worth a buy on sale – Unapologetic exploration with some occasional jank. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: third-person exploration Developer: Stage 2 Studios Publisher: Stage 2 Studios Platforms: Xbox One Price: $19.99 Link: http://www.lifelessplanet.com/ Contact us: podcast@gameenthus.com … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: We Are Doomed Xbox One Review

We Are Doomed Xbox One Review   Recommendation: Worth a buy on sale – Enjoyable but maybe a bit too simplistic given its current competition in the twin stick shooter genre. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: twin stick shooter Developer: Mobeen Fikree Publisher: … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Ultratron PS4 Review

 Ultratron PS4  Review Recommendation: Worth a buy – Far from original but fun with a progression system that makes you keep playing to see what else you can unlock and blast. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: retro-inspired twin stick shooter Developer: Puppy Games … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Krinkle Krusher PS4 Review

Krinkle Krusher PS4 Review Recommendation: No – Difficulty was way too high  for me to enjoy it. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: vertical scrolling tower defense Developer: Ilusis Interactive Graphics Publisher: Ilusis Interactive Graphics Platforms: PS4, PS3, PS Vita Price: $9.99 Link: http://www.krinklekrusher.com/ … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Lost Orbit PS4 Review

Lost Orbit PS4 Review Recommendation: Worth a buy – I found Lost Orbit to be very relaxing…in-between being splattered on an asteroid. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: vertical dodge ’em up? Developer: Pixel Nauts Publisher: Pixel Nauts Platforms: PS4, PC Price: $11.99 Link: … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Color Guardians Review

Color Guardians Review Recommendation: Worth a buy on sale – The bright  colors and goofy looking characters make the incredible difficulty spikes quite the surprise. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: side-scrolling runner Developer: FairPlay Labs Publisher: FairPlay Labs Platforms: PS4 Price: $14.99 Link: … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Shovel Knight Review XB1/PS4

Recommendation: Worth a buy – now Full Disclosure: These games were provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: retro-inspired action platformer Developer: Yacht Club Games Publisher: Yacht Club Games Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, Xbox One, PS4, PSTV, PS Vita Price: $14.99 Link: http://yachtclubgames.com/shovel-knight/ Contact us: podcast@gameenthus.com … Continue Reading →


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Just Playing Through: Titan Souls PS4

  Who brings a single arrow to multiple boss fights? Titan Souls PS4 http://www.devolverdigital.com/games/view/titan-souls http://GameEnthus.com https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2  


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Just Playing Through: DeathState Pre-Alpha

A single stick bullet hell roguelike shooter? Why not? Deathstate from Workinman Interactive Links http://deathstategame.com/ http://GameEnthus.com http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


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Have Game, Will Play: Scram Kitty DX PS4 Review

Full write-up and recommendation details can be found at: http://www.gameenthus.com/hg-wp-scram-kitty-buddy-rails/ – Wii U review Recommendation: Worth a buy Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: “on-rails” action platformer Developer: Dakko Dakko Platforms: Wii U Price: $9.99 Links http://www.dakkodakko.com/scramkitty/kitty/index.html http://GameEnthus.com https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2 Scale: Worth a buy – … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Ziggurat Review

  Ziggurat Review Xbox One In order to join the protectors of the realm, magic-using recruits must survive the Ziggurat. The Ziggurat is a tower comprised of floors with countless enemies, traps and bosses. Milkstone Studios latest is a first person dungeon crawling roguelike(lite?) shooter. Players are initially given one … Continue Reading →


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Jungle Rumble Freedom, Happiness and Bananas Vita Review

Jungle Rumble Freedom, Happiness and Bananas Vita Review If you don’t tap to the rhythm the monkeys starve. So get to tapping. Jungle Rumble Freedom, Happiness and Bananas Vita Review Recommendation: Worth a buy on sale – if you really want a rhythm game on Vita and/or don’t have an … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Jamestown+ PS4 Review

Jamestown+ on PS4 The classic coop friendly PC shoot ’em up has made its way to the PS4. This time the less-than-historically-accurate alien shooter comes with new ships, levels, a remastered soundtrack(by Francisco Cerda) and a new chapter. Aliens and tri-corner hats – why not? Recommendation: Worth a buy – … Continue Reading →


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Pax East 2015: Demons With Shotguns Interview

Aaron talks to Nick DiMucci from Mindshaft Games about his frantic 2D arena action game, Demons With Shotguns. Links http://mindshaftgames.com/ http://mindshaftgames.com/demo/ http://GameEnthus.com http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


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Have Game, Will Play: Proun+ Review

Proun+ for the 3DS Proun+ is a racing game that lets you guide a ball along a pipe. That may not sound very exciting but the pipes happen to go through obstacles in the form of geometry and what would seem to be  artwork. Rotating around the pipes allows you … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Blue Estate review Xbox One

 Blue Estate the Game on Xbox One This is more of a follow-up to my PS4 review of this game. That can be read here: http://www.gameenthus.com/game-will-play-blue-estate-game/ Recommendation:  Worth a buy on sale Full Disclosure: The Xbox One version of this game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: on-rails … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Axiom Verge Review

  Mentioning and detailing the polarizing popularity of retro-inspired games would not be a good use of my time. Reading hundreds or even thousands of words written about the relative awesomeness of the renaissance of the 2D exploration platformer would be a waste of your time and quite obvious. The … Continue Reading →


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Pax East 2015: Lovers In A Dangerous Spacetime Interview

Aaron talks to Jamie and Adam from Asteroidbase about their frantic battleship bridge-controlling game, Lovers In a Dangerous Spacetime. Links http://www.asteroidbase.com/dangerous-spacetime/ http://GameEnthus.com http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


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Just Playing Through: Rive preview

    Aaron shoots stuff and has fun playing the Rive preview build from developer Two Tribes. It’s over too quickly though. What a tease! Links http://twotribes.com/message/rive/ http://GameEnthus.com http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


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Just Playing Through: White Night pt 1

  There’s a car crash, perhaps a ghost, a creep house and an eerie White Night. http://osome-studio.com/en/whitenight/ http://GameEnthus.com https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


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Just Playing Through: LA Cops

LA Cops is a 70s themed isometric shooter with real-time shooting and a light tactical feel. You take the control of a handful of different cops and go on missions to eliminate armed criminals, tables full of drugs and occasionally rescue hostages. Players are treated to humorous cut scenes in-between … Continue Reading →


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Pax East 2015: Greg Kasavin Bastion SuperGiant Interview

Aaron talks to Greg Kasavin from SuperGiant Games about Bastion on the PS4, definitive editions and Spec Ops: The Line. Links https://www.supergiantgames.com/games/bastion/ https://www.supergiantgames.com/ http://GameEnthus.com http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


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Have Game, Will Play: Hand of Fate Review

 The ability to build a deck and stab a ratman in realtime has arrived. Hand of Fate Review  Deckbuilding is something I don’t have much experience with. Sure, I’ve had friends and even people selling card games explain things to me about various card focused games. But I typically understood … Continue Reading →