In light of the reported issues of Mighty No 9’s problems at launch, it was a great pleasure to have a chance to check out 20XX: a rogue-like mixed with the classic Mega Man-styled design. The game has a great chocolate mixed with peanut butter-like design, and while it’s not finished yet, this is a great game to look forward to.
Space Pirates and Zombies came out of nowhere from MinMax Games came out of nowhere to deliver a great take on top-down shooting in a persistent universe, with zombies to boot. Since the game’s release, the developers went dark to work on a sequel. Now with Space Pirates and Zombies 2, the developers are expanding on everything in the game and the early access version has a lot to like at the moment.
Overwatch is Blizzard’s first original new IP in a very long time. Coming from the cancelation of Titan, Overwatch’s design marks another attempt by Blizzard to enter the competitive multiplayer scene. While this may look like Team Fortress by way of Blizzard, there is a lot of smart design taken from MOBAs present.
Factorio has been in development for several years now and recently made the move to Steam and Early Access. While the game may look like a survival title, this is all about logistics and should be a must play for city builder fans.