indie Category

April 10, 2019

Flirt with Satan, but not your best friend, in emo adventure ‘Afterparty’

You can flirt with Satan in Afterparty. In the coming narrative-adventure game from Night School Studio, the Prince of Darkness is hosting a rager on the outskirts of hell’s waiting room, a city where fresh corpses are processed before being shipped…

April 4, 2019

‘Anthem’ is proof that crunch can’t save AAA games

Anthem is a fiery mess. Since launching in February, BioWare’s loot shooter has been plagued by game-breaking bugs, narrative and gameplay inconsistencies and an overwhelming sense of incomplete blandness. Critically, Anthem has received middling rev…