Feature: Bounty Battle Dev On Building A Smash-Style Brawler With Indie Game Heroes

When you look at the behemoth that is Super Smash Bros. these days, game developers with an idea for all-star brawler could be forgiven for thinking ‘what’s the point?‘. Nintendo’s series has grown to become the byword when it comes to frantic fighters, and it fills its genre niche substantially. Still, there are a couple … Read more Feature: Bounty Battle Dev On Building A Smash-Style Brawler With Indie Game Heroes

Heroes Assemble In A New Animated Trailer For Bounty Battle, An All-Star Indie Brawler

A new animated trailer for Bounty Battle has dropped along with pre-orders for the all-star fighter that’s branding itself the ‘Ultimate Indie Brawler’. Coming from Dark Screen Games (with publisher Merge Games handling the Switch version), the trailer above shows fighters from some of the finest indie games across all platforms assembling for some good … Read more Heroes Assemble In A New Animated Trailer For Bounty Battle, An All-Star Indie Brawler

Review: No Straight Roads – An Inventive Musical Brawler That Hits One Too Many Bum Notes

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Handheld/Undocked) In the modern gaming industry, new game releases are largely put into one of two groups: Indies and AAA games. This, however, wasn’t always the case. Just a few generations ago, prior to indie games taking the spotlight, you had a lot of games that were often referred to as … Read more Review: No Straight Roads – An Inventive Musical Brawler That Hits One Too Many Bum Notes

Smash-Like Indie Brawler Bounty Battle Gets A New September Release On Switch

Indie brawler Bounty Battle is back with a new release date for Nintendo Switch. You’ll be able to get your hands on this one from 10th September. The game, which essentially serves as an indie take on the tried and trusted Super Smash Bros. formula, recently had its release delayed. At the time, publisher Merge … Read more Smash-Like Indie Brawler Bounty Battle Gets A New September Release On Switch

Clan N: A Brawler From the Past for the Future, Available Now as Xbox Play Anywhere Title – Xbox Wire

Nowadays we are living on the edge of technology, especially if you look at gaming with ray tracing, high resolutions, detailed textures, and more. In addition, game mechanics are full of more and more features, requiring much more investment to learn and advance. During my childhood in 80s, where the “computer game” term was still very … Read more Clan N: A Brawler From the Past for the Future, Available Now as Xbox Play Anywhere Title – Xbox Wire

Merge Games Delays Its All-Star Indie Brawler Bounty Battle

At Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase in March, publisher Merge Games revealed the indie brawler, Bounty Battle. The Dark Scree- developed multiplayer brawler, is inspired by games like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate but replaces all of the famous industry mascots with indie icons. The game was scheduled to arrive on the Switch next week, but will … Read more Merge Games Delays Its All-Star Indie Brawler Bounty Battle

Sports Brawler HyperBrawl Tournament Is Getting A Revamped Release On Switch

Indie developer Milky Tea Studios has announced that HyperBrawl Tournament will be bringing its arcade-style sports-brawler action to Switch and other platforms this summer. The game is said to be a “beautiful and fast-paced PvP experience” where players take each other on in 1-4 player arena battles. Players can choose different abilities and weapons to … Read more Sports Brawler HyperBrawl Tournament Is Getting A Revamped Release On Switch

Review: SNK Gals’ Fighters – A Simple Yet Robust Brawler Which Is Perfectly At Home On Switch

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Handheld/Undocked) Fighting games have always had a welcome home on handhelds – even if the genre has served up a fair share of turkeys over the decades – and 20 years ago, Japanese powerhouse SNK was doing wonders with its plucky little Neo Geo Pocket and Neo Geo Pocket Color systems. … Read more Review: SNK Gals’ Fighters – A Simple Yet Robust Brawler Which Is Perfectly At Home On Switch

Mini Review: One Finger Death Punch 2 – A Brutally Rhythmic Brawler

For all of the hard work, physical preparation, and learned technique that goes into high-level combat sport, it’s all about two basic things: hitting and not getting hit. It’s an appropriate analogy with which to start a review of One Finger Death Punch 2, where an increasingly elaborate fighting game plays out through just two … Read more Mini Review: One Finger Death Punch 2 – A Brutally Rhythmic Brawler