Games Press news RSS feed The latest news from Games Press en-GB Games Press FXP Festival 2024 Cambridge Regional College to host the in-person event next July. For the first time since 2019, FXP Festival , the free Cambridgeshire computer game narrative, design and coding competition for secondary school and college students, will take place in person across three days at Cambridge Regional College next July... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 17:26:58 +0100 Simulakros Steam demo next week. Initiating Core Systems in 3...2...1...SNF Demo Loading!   SNF Demo available from October 9th-16th, 2023!   Montpellier, France - October 02, 2023. PID Games publishing label and Sirio Games, an indie game development studio, have come together to defy the evil CORP by using their own creation "Simulakros"" unit against them... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 17:19:46 +0100 Wizard with a Gun Dear diary, I've just released a new video that will explain everything about the Shatter. The latest entry in Wizard with a Gun ’s Gunmancer’s Diary series introduces you to The Shatter; the crumbling remnants of a world destroyed by Chaos, wrought with dangerous creatures and all manner of arcane mysteries... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 16:15:51 +0100 Worlds of Aria Co-op tabletop RPG out on PC and Switch in '24. Lille, France, October 2, 2023 – Ludogram and publisher Ishtar Games ( The Last Spell, Lakeburg Legacies ) have a brand new trailer for co-op tabletop adventure Worlds of Aria, launching on PC and Nintendo Switch early 2024: Lead your own adventuring party on an epic exploit, inspired by tabletop role-playing games... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 16:15:41 +0100 ExoColony: Planet Survival Colony sim gets demo this month. G ame is still in development, we already have a 1st playable prototype (Alpha version 0.5). The Release of ExoColony is scheduled for the first quarter of 2024, but a free demo version will be released in a few weeks!... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 15:40:10 +0100 Checkmate Showdown Demo on Steam now live. Chess meets fighting games in Checkmate Showdown , an upcoming title by indie studios ManaVoid Entertainment and BadRez Games. The game will officially launch on PC (Steam) on November 15th, 2023 after a summer of highs with a presence at EVO and getting the game played by some of the biggest names in the fighting scene... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 15:34:05 +0100 Union of Gnomes The debut demo is out now. October 2, 2023. Union of Gnomes opens its first public demo on Steam right now. The game is a tricky card roguelike with striking room for tactics and combat maneuvers where you will lead the work-class gnome squad, destroy the slavers and oppressors, use some tricky tactics to prevail, and spread freedom to your comrades... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 15:12:43 +0100 Zoria: Age of Shattering Head on over to the PGA (not the golf thing) for some proper RPGing. Katowice, Poland – October 2, 2023 –  We know what you’re doing this weekend – and the next weekend – and possibly the weekend after that. You’re playing Baldur’s Gate 3, right? Because if you’re into RPGs, you’ve waited six friggin years for it – of course you’re playing and playing and playing (but hopefully taking breaks for food and bathroom)... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 15:11:06 +0100 Railroads Online A new map and more in free update. Duesseldorf, Germany, October 02, 2023 – Just in time for Railroads Online's second anniversary, developer Stefan Kelnberger and publisher astragon Entertainment are making more brand-new content free of charge available to the community... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 15:00:00 +0100 In His Time Narrative platformer out today on Steam. TOKYO – October 2nd, 2023 – In His Time , the narrative platformer developed by Tearyhand Studios and published by Kodansha Games Creator’s Lab , ventures toward virtue on Steam for PC today for $7.99 thanks to a 20% launch discount until Monday, October 9th... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 15:00:00 +0100 Reverse: 1999 Time-travel RPG working with Apex-Toys and Nendoroid on the launch this month. Hong Kong, October 2nd - The 20th century time travel strategic RPG, Reverse: 1999 has its eyes set on a worldwide release on October 26th, 2023 on iOS, Android, and PC platforms. Players can pre-register now at the official website ... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 15:00:00 +0100 Bilkins' Folly Out now, no foolin'. Tasmania, Australia, October 2, 2023 — Developer Webbysoft and publisher Armor Games Studios are proud to announce that Bilkins’ Folly, the island-hopping puzzle adventure game about a boy and his beloved dog, launched today on PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5!... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:49:55 +0100 Hairdresser Simulator Demo's in the dryer now. Check out the latest news about Hairdresser Simulator and discover your inner stylist! Standfirst: Developers from Frozen Way and Petard Games are pleased to share some significant updates about Hairdresser Simulator – a game that allows players to take up a hairdresser’s mantle and make their customers’ dreams come true!... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:42:07 +0100 Earthless Debut gameplay footage shown off for strategic sci-fi adventure that wants you to give it a good home. Monday, 2nd October 2023 –  Blackbird Interactive and Team17 Digital have today revealed the first look at gameplay for the upcoming, strategic sci-fi adventure  Earthless , coming to Steam Early Access in early 2024... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:40:00 +0100 IDUN Public demo now out on Steam. Monday, 2nd October 2023 – The first public demo of the defense focused single-player RTS game IDUN is now available on Steam. Meet the eclectic crew and join them as things gets complicated on this outer rim drilling colony... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:39:19 +0100 Genotype Standalone FPS adventure reverts to (geno)type and figures it is best to launch next week. Genotype, from Bolverk Games, now has a confirmed launch date of October 12, 2023, on the Meta Quest platform. Pushing limits From its onset, the Genotype project was meant to make the absolute most of the Quest 2's technical abilities... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:32:00 +0100 Here Comes A New Challenger 'Street Fighter 2' documentary now watchable on the bluest of rays. Norwich, UK (September, 2023): Feature-length documentary ‘ Here Comes A New Challenger ’ presents a unique examination of iconic 90’s arcade game, Street Fighter 2 ( II ). Co-written and directed by YouTuber and filmmaker Oliver Harper ( Harper Film Productions Ltd ), ‘ Here Comes A New Challenger... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:15:14 +0100 Stardander School for Witches Witch school-based visual novel RPG arrives in Early Access. [Connecticut/2 October 2023] - Imagine a world where Sailor Moon and Hogwarts Legacy collide, with a dash of LGBTQIA+ magic and a cat headmaster; that’s Stardander School for Witches , a visual novel RPG that is sure to enchant players... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:11:00 +0100 Espire 1: VR Operative Biggest free update so far, 'Convergence', launches for Digital Lode's VR stealth game. Publisher Tripwire Presents and developer Digital Lode announced today the launch of the Espire 1: Convergence Update , the largest free update for the top selling and award-winning virtual reality (VR) stealth experience to date... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:00:00 +0100 Deathbound Realms Deep event proves that conflict can no longer be solved with "steel and magic" alone, it needs an online showcase too. October 2nd, 2023 - No matter the belief, creed, or position, we all answer to the power of Steel and Magic. Tate Multimedia and Trialforge Studio have shared a brief combat teaser for the upcoming Soulslike Deathbound as a part of Realms Deep 2023 ... Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:00:00 +0100