Friday, October 4, 2013

Nicalis And 8Bits Fanatics Have Released A Wii U IndieCade Trailer And Screenshots For 1001 Spikes

Nicalis And 8Bits Fanatics have released a new trailer and screenshots for 1001 Spikes. the game is being shown at this years IndieCade as a game that's coming to the 3DS and Wii U. it currently has a fall 2013 release date.

■ 1001 Lives to pass 100+ Levels
Devious traps and cleverly designed levels ensure a variety of challenges that will test the limits of your skills, reflexes and patience.
■ Enhanced from the original
New challenges and playable characters await you
■ 4-Player Local Co-op and Versus Gameplay
Test your platforming and treasure skills with up to 4 of your friends!
■ Retro with style

Classic 8-bit style chiptunes and graphics

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Toxic Games Have Released A Trailer And Screenshots For Qube

Toxic Games have released a trailer and screenshots for Qube. the game is being shown at this years IndieCade as a upcoming Wii U game. the trailer shows in-game footage of you manipulating special coloured blocks.


Nyamyam Have Released New Screenshots And Trailer For Tengami On Wii U

Nyamyam have released a Wii U trailer and screenshots for their upcoming eShop game Tengami. Nintendo is highlighting Indie talents on the Wii U at this years IndieCade and Tengami is a IndieCade finalist from 2012. Tengami is a point and touch adventure game set inside a Japanese pop up book that has a focus on the player exploring the world and solving puzzles.

Key Facts:

  • First game set inside an authentical pop-up book that uses the folding of pop-ups as its core game mechanic.
    • All scenes in the game are constructed like an authentic pop-up book.
    • All scenes in the game can be replicated in real life by just using paper, scissor and glue.
    • Tengami uses a custom engine for its entirely folding world.
  • Striking art style, inspired by traditional Japanese arts & crafts. All in game textures are real ‘Washi’ (Japanese specialty paper)
  • Coming to the WiiU e-shop Q1/2014

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Yacht Club Games Have Released New Screenshots, Character Art And Trailer For Shovel Knight

At this years IndieCade Nintendo is showcasing the indie talents that are on the Wii U and 3DS. one of these indie developers is Yacht Club Games who are bringing Shovel Knight to the Wii U and 3DS, the game is also coming out on PC.

Key Features:
  • 8-Bit Powered Up!
    • Shovel Knight’s beautifully authentic style bridges the gap between yesterday and today. Design, art, and audio hearken back to the days of 8-bit.
    • The systems of today also give Shovel Knight modern touches: detailed animation, multilayered parallax backgrounds, and evolved game design.
    • Balanced gameplay is a warm welcome to newcomers, and an old embrace for experts.
  • Focused on Fun!
    • Flip enemies! Leap over gaps! Duel with foes! Dig up treasure! Find Secrets! Upgrade! Shovel Knight is simple to learn and play, but challenge lies everywhere.
    • Perfect your platforming skills as you take down each of the knights of the Order of No Quarter.
    • Collect Relics and upgrades to enhance your shoveling skills!
    • Overworld Map allows your quest unfold in a unique order!

Exclusive Wii U Features:

  • Off-TV play with the gamepad!
  • Gamepad specific features (TBD)


Character Art

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Activision And Rovio Have Released A Character Trailer For Angry Birds Star Wars

Activision and Rovio have released a new character trailer for Angry Birds Star Wars. the game is set to come out across all consoles this November and this trailer shows the many different Angry Birds characters in their Star Wars Personas. the trailer also shows in-game action of each characters unique trait, like Han Solo can shoot lazers.

Nimblebit Reveal Star Wars: Tiny Death Star, Coming To Mobiles

Nimblebit and Disney Mobile have revealed their upcoming Mobile game, Star Wars: Tiny Death Star. details are scarce but it appears to be similar to Tiny Tower and it's set to come out on mobile devices. Nimblebit currently has Pocket Trains as their new game.

Source: Star Wars Twitter

Marvel And D3Publisher Have Released A Launch Trailer For Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign

D3Publisher and Marvel have released a launch trailer for Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign. the game has mechanics like the Puzzle Quest games and features characters from the Marvel Universe. Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign is out across Android and iOS and brings to the Puzzle Quest universe team based gameplay for the first time, which brings a new level of strategy. 

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