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‘Is It Wrong To Try To Shoot ’em Up Girls In A Dungeon?’ DLC is Out Now!

PQube and developer MAGES. are excited to announce ‘Is It Wrong to Try to Shoot ’em Up Girls in a Dungeon?‘, the formerly limited edition DLC companion to the dungeon crawler, Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? is now available on Steam, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch in Europe and North America!

The arcade shoot ’em up style DLC achieved a highly coveted reputation after being available to players as a ‘Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?’ pre-order bonus for only a limited time only in Japan. Now,Is It Wrong to Try to Shoot ’em Up Girls in a Dungeon will be available to all players for free, forever, on all platforms!  

Players will not need to own the base game in order to play Is It Wrong to Try to Shoot ’em Up Girls in a Dungeon.  

Check out the DLC Launch Trailer:

Play as Aiz, and choose one of five support characters from the main story unlocked as you progress, each with their own unique shooting styles. Collect drops from powerful dungeon bosses to power-up, from speed to more lives, and get the best possible score!

The DLC features five unique stages, each with a powerful dungeon boss, requiring a new set of tactics and strategy to defeat! Choose from four difficulty levels, Easy, Normal, Hard and Death, making it perfect for both new and experienced players!

‘Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? – Infinite Combate’ is set in a fantasy realm where Gods have limited their divine powers in order to experience the excitement and hardships of lesser mortals. To interact with humans, each deity has founded a Familia – groups that adventurers can join to socialize and support each other before they set out into the dangerous labyrinth called Dungeon.

In this side-scrolling shoot ’em up DLC companion, Is It Wrong To Shoot ’em Up Girls in a Dungeon? players will fight their way through bullet hell packed stages and boss fights.

Puzzle platformer More Dark rising into consoles!

The puzzle platformer More Dark has released onto Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 consoles this week.

After the Lord of the Other World went on vacation his leadership was temporarily taken over by his sweet daughter, Evilina.

Soon enough, well, all Hell broke loose. The prisoners of damnation have all escaped from their confinements and scattered about the kingdom, shattering the fragile peace of the devil’s dominion.
As a devoted minion of Evilina, your task is to lead a battalion of demons and return order to Hell, corral the escaped convicts, and cleanse each area of chaos and anarchy. Can you save Hell, or perhaps earn redemption?

Features:

  • 60 levels
  • Variety of mechanics (bombs, gravity swapper and powered jump items)
  • Hidden keys to unlock hats
  • 2 different mini games
  • 2 different bosses
  • Gloomy, stylish pixel graphics
  • Retro-inspired music
  • Animated blood and cruelty intended for adult audience

More Dark will be priced for 4.99 $ / € for all platforms, and it will have lauched on:

  • PS4 America: November 24th
  • PS4 Europe: November 25th
  • Xbox One: November 25th
  • Nintendo Switch (NA & EU): November 27th

Pokémon Tease 25th Anniversary Celebrations

The tease started with the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade today in New York.

This was followed by a press release and a tweet:

The Pokémon Company International invites fans around the world to stay tuned for more information about the very special upcoming celebration of Pokémon’s 25th anniversary in 2021.

It looks like 2021 is going to be a big year for Pokémon!

Source: Nintendo Life

Die by the Blade Completes Successful Kickstarter Campaign

We’ve previously reported on the Die by the Blade Kickstarter campaign, and we can now report that Die by the Blade successfully reached its funding target via Kickstarter and has now moved into the next phase of development. 

A total of 478 backers pledged over $25k to support the continued development of Die by the Blade securing some exciting rewards along the way. The money raised will be used to expand on the current gameplay experience with higher quality animations using motion capture technology, expand the character roster and add in even more weapons.

“Following the successful Kickstarter campaign we now enter an exciting time for the development of Die by the Blade.” commented Peter Nagy, founder and CEO of publisher Grindstone. “We would like to thank all the backers who supported us during the campaign and welcome the many new fans to the DbtB community. Their feedback and constant support means a great deal and we value their input into the future development of the game”. 

“We are thrilled to have reached our Kickstarter target and humbled by the great support we have received throughout the campaign from our community and fans.” said Peter Adamondy, development lead at Triple Hill Interactive. “It’s time now for us to enter the next exciting development phase and put these additional funds to work to create the truly great gameplay experience we want to deliver to our fans.” 

The team released a pre-alpha gameplay video before the end of the campaign with commentary from Peter Adamondy at Triple Hill Interactive, explaining some of the key gameplay mechanics. You can watch the video on YouTube here along with the playlist of behind the scenes vlogs giving you a closer look at the development of the game.

Drawing inspiration from legendary combat games like Bushido Blade and Way of the Samurai, Die by the Blade is a one-hit-kill sword fighting action game where players must take up their weapons and face off against deadly opponents. Choose your character, select your weapon and engage in 1 vs 1 combat where the slightest mistake could seal your fate. Become a master of your craft and fight to the death with other players in tense, fast paced multiplayer matches or slash through tough AI enemies in the thrilling single player campaign.

Keep up to date with all the latest news by visiting the official Die by the Blade social media channels – Twitter / Facebook / Instagram / Discord 

Die by the Blade is being developed by developers Triple Hill Interactive and Toko Midori published by Grindstone and is scheduled for a 2021 release for PC and consoles. Fans can wishlist the game on Steam by visiting the official page here.

Hotshot Racing Free DLC ‘Big Boss Bundle’ Out Today on PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch

Curve Digital, Sumo Nottingham and Lucky Mountain Games are delighted to announce the launch of the free Big Boss Bundle DLC for their critically-acclaimed arcade racer, Hotshot Racing.

Featuring fast-paced full-contact racing gameplay and visuals inspired by arcade hits of racing games past, Hotshot Racing has already attracted a cult following and has been downloaded more than half a million times since its release last month. 

Today’s Big Boss Bundle update features even more content for drift-lovers to powerslide around including four colourful new tracks, a new Grand Prix championship and a brand new game mode, Barrel Barrage. See the new content in action in this brand new trailer: 

For a more complete rundown, see the summary below:

Barrel Barrage Mode
Take Hotshot Racing’s trademark breakneck speed and add explosive barrels to the mix. Launched from the rear of each vehicle, barrels explode on contact with competitors’ cars, inflicting damage and making each dash for the chequered flag more perilous. 

Boss Level Grand Prix 
Expand the roster of championships in Hotshot Racing with the Boss Level Grand Prix including four new high-speed circuits – 8 Ball Highway, Cargo Chaos, Frozen Freeway and Surf City – each with visually arresting vistas to zip past. All game modes, including Barrel Barrage, are available across all tracks introduced in the Boss Level Grand Prix  

Since launch, Sumo Digital Nottingham and Lucky Mountain Games have pulled out all the stops, addressed fan feedback and kept the game up-to-date with constant patches across all platforms. This includes increased car speed across Normal, Hard and Expert modes, improved multiplayer lobby functionality, controller detection fixes for the PC version of the game and more.

Hotshot Racing is currently available for PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch, priced at £15.99 / €19.99 / $19.99, with the arcade racer also available as part of Xbox Game Pass. 

To find out more information about Hotshot Racing please visit Curve Digital’s official website (http://www.curve-digital) and follow the publisher via Twitter (https://twitter.com/CurveDigital) and Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/CurveDigital/).

Stunning action-RPG Ghost of a Tale gets a physical Switch release this week!

Heroes come in all sizes! Super Rare Games is proud to reveal their partnership with SeithCG and PID Publishing  to release this mousey action-RPG in physical form for the first time on the Nintendo Switch™.

Only 5,000 copies will ever be printed, which go on sale November 26th at 6pm GMT (10am PT/1pm ET) for approx £27 (excluding tax and shipping) – available worldwide exclusively at superraregames.com.

In typical Super Rare Games tradition, this rare print physical release includes all the content on its cart, a full-colour manual, interior artwork, an exclusive sticker, and three trading cards randomly selected from the five-card set. Fans won’t have long to wait, as Super Rare Games titles ship soon after going on sale.

About Ghost of a Tale

It’s a dangerous world out there for a little mouse! You are Tilo, a courageous minstrel Mouse on a perilous quest to find his true love. Use stealth and cunning as you explore Dwindling Heights Keep – from its tallest towers to its deepest dungeons, evadings its dangers and discovering its most ancient secrets…

  • A 3D action-RPG featuring classic action mixed with stealth elements, disguises, and quests
  • Takes place in a medieval world populated only by animals, with cruel Rats ruling over all other creatures
  • Play as Tilo, a mouse and minstrel caught up in a perilous quest to escape the dungeons of Dwindling Heights Keep and discover the fate of his true love, Merra
  • Explore the decaying keep, from its expansive woodlands and lakeshore to its spider-infested catacombs, evading its many dangers and discovering its most ancient secrets.
  • An epic yet intimate story with a highly immersive visual style
  • Developed by a very small team, led by DreamWorks and Universal Picture veteran Lionel “Seith” Gallat and experienced game designer/writer Paul Gardner

Save Data Added to Spider-Man for the PS4 and PS5

Insomniac Games announced the release of the Marvel’s Spider-Man save transfer update. Once you’ve updated the PS4 and PS5 versions of the game, you’ll be able to transfer your save data from the original game to the remastered version.

To start transferring your data you need to start the PS4 version, load it up, and choose which saves they will import from within the game. As part of the export process, it automatically adds them to the PS5 version connected to the same PSN ID if you hit the right trigger in the menu.

Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered is available for the PlayStation 5 with the Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales Ultimate Edition.

Source: Siliconera

Digital-Only Release for Doom Eternal on Nintendo Switch

Bethesda has released a statement regarding Doom Eternal and it’s sad news for those looking for a physical copy of the game.

While Doom Eternal is 100% on track for an imminent digital-only release on Nintendo Switch, the absence of a physical release at retail resulted in canceled pre-orders.

Affected customers will receive full refunds and should contact their preferred retailer for more information.

Doom Eternal is currently available for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. The Switch version still does not have an official release date. 

Source: DualShockers

Demon’s Souls’ Mysterious Door Has Been Unlocked

We previously reported on a secret door discovered in the PlayStation 5 remake of Demon’s Soul. And we now know what’s behind it!

It’s a new set of armor, not previously available in the original Demon’s Soul: the Penetrator Set.

To obtain it you’ll apparently need 26 Ceramic Coins, which can be traded for the Rusted Key with the merchant known as Sparkly the Crow, requiring multiple new-game-plus playthroughs of the game.

Source: Polygon

A new look for Truck Driver® with four country-themed ‘Paint Jobs’ DLCs

SOEDESCO® announced a set of four country-themed ‘Paint Jobs’ DLCs for trucking experience Truck Driver®. They kicked off the announcement by launching the first ‘USA Paint Jobs’ DLC on PS4™ and Xbox One. A brand-new launch trailer shows how players can now customize their truck with six all-American style paint jobs. The three other DLCs include French, German and UK themed paint jobs, which will follow soon. All ‘Paint Jobs’ DLCs will soon come to Nintendo Switch as well.

Customize your truck in all-American style. With six unique USA themed paint jobs, you can create a truck that perfectly suits your love for the United States of America. Whether it’s the American flag on your truck, the U.S. National Symbol or the Statue of Liberty, with this pack you can drive around in Truck Driver with American pride. All paint jobs are applicable to every in-game truck.

The pack includes:
• American flag
• American Bald Eagle
• Route 66 emblem
• Washington D.C. skyline
• Statue of Liberty
• Monument Valley

The SOEDESCO original IP will continue to receive more content and features in the future. Recently, the trucking experience launched its free ‘Hidden Places and Damage System’ DLC. This added visual damage on the player’s truck and other vehicles at the point of impact, three hidden places with trophies or achievements to discover and five brand-new AI vehicles, including a mini bus and pick-up truck. Besides the ‘Hidden Places and Damage System’ DLC, Truck Driver also got a completely new AI system and a Unity Engine upgrade among others. The four country-themed ‘Paint Jobs’ DLCs are another addition to the expansion of Truck Driver and it will certainly not be the last of it.