Indie Shooter Temporus will Feature Soundtrack by Dmitry “C-jeff” Zhemkov

Indie Shooter Temporus will Feature Soundtrack by Dmitry “C-jeff” Zhemkov

Temporus, the 2D platformer-shooter by indie developer Firebelly Studios, will include an original compositions by none other than Dmitry “C-jeff” Zhemkov. Often referred to as a pioneer in the field of retro game music, C-jeff is best known for his netlabel, Ubiktune, a destination for fans of electronica and retro sounds alike. For his Temporus project, C-jeff ..

Opinion: How Can Square Enix Improve RPGs Going Forward?

Opinion: How Can Square Enix Improve RPGs Going Forward?

The statements in this article are purely the opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of D-PAD Media. Leading up to the announcement of Final Fantasy XV (which will probably be at the Tokyo Game Show), it’s time to take a look back at the successes of old Square and how Square Enix ..

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition released for Android

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition released for Android

Android owners are finally able to experience the critically acclaimed point-and-click RPG as the title receives its long awaited release. Baldur’s Gate: Enchanced Edition was released in 2012 on PC and iOS and contains the original game along with its expansion ‘Tales of the Sword Coast’ and a brand new area; ‘The Black Pit’. Updated ..

Pixel Noir Crowdfunding Campaign Continues

Pixel Noir Crowdfunding Campaign Continues

Pixel Noir, an RPG mystery game under development by SWDTech Games, continues to rally support through Kickstarter crowdfunding. Pixel Noir is a 16-bit RPG formed around the compelling story of a detective after he is expelled from the police force because of his suspected involvement in a hospital bombing.  The detective undergoes mental trauma and mysterious ..

Modder Creates Portable N64

Modder Creates Portable N64

We all had a Nintendo 64 right? We all played Goldeneye and someone was always Oddjob and annoyed the hell out of us. Well a user by the name of “Bungle” has made a portable version of the console. Bungle claims that, this modified Nintendo 64 features support for both Expansion and Rumble Packs, custom ..

REZtron to Relaunch Free SEGA Retrotainment

REZtron to Relaunch Free SEGA Retrotainment

REZtron Ltd. has announced that they will be relaunching its midweek retrotainment event on May 7 with no cost to participants. REZtron will be held at the Hoxton Pony during the bar’s 6th anniversary party week.  Attendees will be able to enjoy drinks with friends while playing some of SEGA’s greatest brawler games.  The Hoxton ..

Rumour: PS1 and PS2 with 1080p Support Inbound

Rumour: PS1 and PS2 with 1080p Support Inbound

According to an industry insider, the PS4 will be receiving legacy support for PS1 and PS2 game titles, rendered at 1080p. The tip comes from industry insider, Ahsan Rasheed who has a proven track record of accurate leaks. Be excited: 1. Local PS2 / PS1 support on PS4 w/ native 1080p rendering for select titles. 2. ..

Shenmue postmortem reveals possible direction series could’ve taken

Shenmue postmortem reveals possible direction series could’ve taken

Yesterday’s GDC conference hosted a Shenmue postmortem featuring the game’s creator Yu Suzuki. He divulged details on the creation of Shenmue from SEGA Saturn tech demo to full-fledged Dreamcast title. Suzuki revealed never-been-seen illustrations of his planned Virtua Fighter RPG: Akira’s Story, which would later morph into Shenmue. Ren from Shenmue II is featured heavily ..

Hyper Light Drifter Gets New Gameplay Video

Hyper Light Drifter Gets New Gameplay Video

KickStarter success story, Hyper Light Drifter gets new video showing combat, exploration and meticulously detailed environments. Heart Machine have released an amazing new trailer for their upcoming title, Hyper Light Drifter which is a throw back to old school Adventure titles with a modern twist. Alex Preston, head of Heart Machine has posted a inside ..

EVO Championship Series announces return of Smash Bro’s Melee to tournament list

EVO Championship Series announces return of Smash Bro’s Melee to tournament list

Sweet Chin Music for any beat em’ up enthusiasts as 2002’s GameCube legend Super Smash Brothers Melee makes its glorious return to the ring at EVO one of Americas largest beat em’ up tournaments. Debuting at last years EVO the universally adored Super Smash Brothers Melee will make its return to the arena after breaking ..

Ninty EU eShop Update: Bargains within

Ninty EU eShop Update: Bargains within

Break out those Mario themed wallets as the year of the Luigi rolls on into 2014. Thanks to our green moustached hero the following games have had their prices STOMPED by the Nintendo eShop Sale. Included in this super sale new releases like the hotly anticipated Yoshi’s New Island and digital download only, Pokemon Link ..

Retro Review: Xenoblade Chronicles

Retro Review: Xenoblade Chronicles

Xenoblade is an enthralling experience and if you own a Wii then it’s an opportunity you certainly don’t want to pass up. Monolith Soft have achieved an unlikely feat with this title; an RPG on the Wii that is fit to compete with games both past and present while remaining accessible to both casual and hardcore gamers. For this, I salute them