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Fear Effect Sedna

Fear Effect Sedna Demo Now Available on PC

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Children of Zodiarcs Preview — Tactical RPG Meets Deck Builder

Kickstarter Game Children of Zodiarcs Coming to PS4 in July

[embedded content] Children of Zodiarcs from indie developer Cardboard Utopia is officially heading to the PlayStation 4 on July 18, 2017, according to an announcement by Square Enix Collective, who is publishing the game. According to developer Cardboard Utopia, Children of Zodiarcs aims to recapture and build upon what made tactical RPGs during the 16-bit and 32-bit eras so great. The game combines deck-building, dice-crafting, and grid-based tactical combat into a single story-driven experience. Here’s an overview of the game: Children of Zodiarcs is a story-driven, single-player deck & dice tactical RPG where strategy and controlled risk build tension, anticipation and excitement! Key features Rich narrative content – The main story, side missions and optional narrative content of Children of Zodiarcs will unravel a tale of family, friendship and loyalty, revenge and compassion, and most of all, of survival and resilience. Unique, multi-layered strategical gameplay – New tactical opportunities rise at every turn thanks to the combination of unit positioning, card playing and dice rolling. Observation and adaptation are key to make the most of them and lead your party to victory! Customizable deck and dice – Thanks to the deck building and a dice crafting system, you are not at…

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Nostalgic and Unique Tactical RPG Children of Zodiarcs Gets Release Date for PC and PS4; New Trailer

Cardboard Utopia announced the release date for their KickStarted tactical RPG Children of Zodiarcs, coming to PlayStation 4 and PC on July 28. …Read More The post Nostalgic and Unique Tactical RPG Children of Zodiarcs Gets Release Date for PC and PS4; New Trailer by Azario Lopez appeared first on DualShockers.

Calligram Studios

Phoenix Springs is a Mysterious Neo-noir Point & Click Adventure Game

Earlier this week, Phoenix Springs, a neo-noir point & click adventure game from developer Calligram Studios went live on Square Enix Collective. …Read More The post Phoenix Springs is a Mysterious Neo-noir Point & Click Adventure Game by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

Laughing Machines

Action RPG UnDungeon Launches on Kickstarter; Looking to Release on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Vita

Today, German-based developer Laughing Machines and publisher Square Enix Collective announced that roguelike, action RPG UnDungeon has launched on Kickstarter, seeking $52, 751 USD. Laughing Machines writes: …Read More The post Action RPG UnDungeon Launches on Kickstarter; Looking to Release on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Vita by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

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The Turing Test Launches on January 23 for PS4

[embedded content] Developer Bulkhead Interactive (Pneuma: Breath of Life) announced today that they’re bringing The Turing Test, a first-person puzzle game, to PlayStation 4 on January 23. Published by Square Enix Collective, The Turing Test launched last year for PC and Xbox One, priced at $19.99 USD (PS4 price TBA). Set on Jupiter’s moon, Europa, The Turing Test stars engineer Ava Turing, who’s sent to discover the cause behind the disappearance of the ground crew stationed there. As you progress through the narrated story, you’ll solve puzzles using your Energy Manipulation Tool (EMT) to transfer power out from one object and into another. Here’s the list of features: Harness the ability to transfer power between machines using your ‘Energy Manipulation Tool’ providing a unique twist on gameplay mechanics and puzzle logic. Learn the significance of player control as you switch between multiple perspectives to solve The Turing Test’s most challenging puzzles. Discover a story with multiple layers of depth and conspiracy; challenging concepts of human morality and giving freedom to players to form theories about the fate of ISA’s crew members. You can watch the new PS4 trailer below: Explore the mystery on Europa in The Turing Test. Coming to PS4 on the 23rd of READ FULL STORY…


3D Action Adventure Game Pine Goes Live on Square Enix Collective; Gets New Trailer

Today, Twirlbound’s 3D Action Adventure Game Pine went live on Square Enix Collective. Pine is currently in development for PC, and if a crowdfunding campaign allows for it, it will also be developed for PS4 and Xbox One. What is Pine? Pine is a game that adapts to you. Using advanced artificial intelligence systems, the game recognizes your patterns and style of play, and makes its creatures and world evolve to you specifically. Take the role of Hue, a scared but brave adolescent belonging to one of the last remaining human tribes on the island of Albamare, fighting for the survival of their species. Find your way to a new home in an amazing adventure! The theme of the game is said to be heavily inspired by the the Zelda series, while the dance-like combat is similar to what you would find in Bloodborne. Further, Pine “adds implements an advanced system of AI, borrowing ideas and mechanics from the nemesis system of Shadow of Mordor and Fable‘s dynamic progression. Pine also boats things such as active weathering, an open-world full of mountains, plains, forests, beaches and swamps, and an ever-evolving population of animals that will physically and mentally change/evolve depending on how you interact with them. As you…