Steamworld Heist Announced + Teaser Trailer!

Steamworld Heist Announced + Teaser Trailer!

Steamworld Dig was a great game. It may even have won Game Under‘s most prestigious Least Pretentious Game Award (2013) thanks to its earnest sensibilities. So, obviously, I could not be more excited for what Image & Form might do next…and what will they do next? Well, there’s Steamworld in […] Read more »

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 Enters Early Access

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 Enters Early Access

Only five and a half months after The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 (TBUT) was successfully funded on Kickstarter, TBUT has already found its way onto Steam in the form of an Early Access game.  Each chapter will be released in (approximately) one month intervals. Shortly after the release of […] Read more »

Game Under Podcast Episode 54

Game Under Podcast Episode 54

In Episode 54 of the Game Under Podcast, Tom Towers reviews Mario Kart 8 and Phil Fogg recounts his Halo history in the context of Reach. He interrupts proceedings for a brief treatise on Wolfenstein: The New Order, while Tom Towers sends off Ellie Gibson with a typical Game Under-style […] Read more »

Game Under Podcast Episode 53

Game Under Podcast Episode 53

In Episode 53 of the Game Under podcast, Phil Fogg offers his final thoughts on Wolfenstein: The New order; Tom Towers explains why Final Fantasy X has the best JRPG story ever; and David Hello Kitty pops in to debate the merit of Hideo Del Kojima’s subversive marketing masterpiece: P.T. […] Read more »

Game Under Podcast Episode 52

Game Under Podcast Episode 52

In Episode 52 of the Game Under Podcast, Phil Fogg joins Tom Towers to critically analyse videogame criticism; from language to elucidation. Phil Fogg also successfully shoehorns in Shovel Knight (the man must have some sort of brain damage; he’ll take 20 hours to finish it, at least) and Cities […] Read more »

Duskers: Indie Sourced

Duskers: Indie Sourced

After Duskers was (sort of) rejected by Indie Fund, Misfits Attic were in dire straits. Enter an all-star team of indie benefactors who stepped in to save the day: a process which you can read about in detail here. And it is absolutely worth reading about. But why should you […] Read more »

Game Under Podcast: Episode 51

Game Under Podcast: Episode 51

In Episode 51 of the Game Under Podcast, Phil Fogg offers his first impressions for Wolfenstein: The New Order, shunning his PS4 by buying the PS3 version… Tom Towers reviews I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream, and on the way they discuss everything from the cognitive experience of […] Read more »

Into the Bowels of the Bernabéu: Abyss Odyssey Review

Into the Bowels of the Bernabéu: Abyss Odyssey Review

At first glance, Abyss Odyssey’s combat appears slow and sluggish. The platforming feels floaty and awkward, and the enemies lumbering; the bosses frustrating in their well-timed blocks, dodges and carefully considered attacks. It’s a bad first impression that might have been alleviated with a better tutorial. But, once one comes […] Read more »

Game Under Podcast Episode 50: Big Show!

Game Under Podcast Episode 50: Big Show!

In Episode 50 of the Game Under Podcast, Tom Towers and Phil Fogg cook up a Big Show. Sir, You Are Being Hunted dissolves into a discussion about procedural generation, The Road leads into The Last of Us’ ending and Animal Crossing, Shovel Knight and Arrested Development both have a […] Read more »