Developer Interview: Coffee Noir

The indie scene is often a breeding ground for interesting new concepts, not rarely fusing two or more different genres together. An interesting new take on this is Coffee Noir from Polish-based developer Doji, a game that’s also dubbed “business detective game”. It brings together the business elements of running a coffee business with a detective story in a film noir style, while also incorporating visual novel elements. We got in touch with Jakub Ryfa, the producer of the game, to find out more. Continue reading “Developer Interview: Coffee Noir”

Mars Horizon preview (PC)

Developed by Auroch Digital and published through Steam by The Irregular Corporation, Mars Horizon launches later this year and is a space agency sim/tycoon game that puts you in charge of one of the world’s leading space agencies to see if you can alter the course of the space race as you journey through the history of space travel with the ultimate goal of landing a manned mission on Mars. We recently attended a virtual preview event for the game and can’t wait to share our impressions with you. Continue reading “Mars Horizon preview (PC)”

Developer interview – 4 Minutes to the Apocalypse

4 Minutes to the Apocalypse by Atomic Wolf Games was recently announced with a teaser trailer that definitely piqued our interest, with its action adventure approach to a setting in which nuclear attacks have already taken place and you find yourself aboard a submarine armed with enough firepower to wipe out what little is left of mankind. We got in touch with the developer and talked about the game, the result of which we’re publishing here. Continue reading “Developer interview – 4 Minutes to the Apocalypse”

Developer interview: Leisure Suit Larry – Wet Dreams Dry Twice

Last month, publisher Assemble Entertainment announced a brand new sequel in the legendary Leisure Suit Larry series of adventure games, once pioneered by Al Lowe and the team at Sierra. It’s being developed by CrazyBunch, who brought Larry back to a more recognizable formula with Wet Dreams Don’t Dry after the 2000s gave us a few entries in the franchise that most fans would rather forget about. What can we expect from the new game? We talked to Malte Schmidt, CEO at CrazyBunch, about how they’re planning to follow their well-received 2018 game. Continue reading “Developer interview: Leisure Suit Larry – Wet Dreams Dry Twice”

The Falconeer preview (PC/Xbox One)

Coming out on November 10 to coincide with the launch of the Xbox Series X/S, The Falconeer is an aerial combat game that puts you atop giant birds as you soar across the skies and battle with enemies that are land, sea and air-based. Developed by Tomas Sala and published by Wired, it’s one we’ve been looking out for and one we’re happy to preview. Continue reading “The Falconeer preview (PC/Xbox One)”