PAX South Archive

  • PAX South 2017 Final Impressions

    PAX South has come to a close and overall the experience was nothing short of awesome. Unfortunately I was feeling under the weather and ended up leaving the show floor very early on yesterday, so I missed my chance to really dive deep into any demos […]

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  • Minit is a Lo-fi Adventure Played 60 Seconds at a Time

    What happens when you multiply Half-Minute Hero by two? You get one Minit, of course. Well not exactly. Beyond the whole limited time crunch gimmick, the two games are completely unrelated and have very different styles overeall. Minit, from Devolver Digital and an alliance of […]

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  • Blackjack Meets Street Fighter in The Card Warriors

    “Dude, I so want a mashup game of blackjack mixed with Street Fighter II.” Yeah, okay. So I’m guessing the only people who had that game idea cross their minds are the folks at Stage Clear Studios, before they went on to develop Super Blackjack […]

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  • Dark and Light Join Forces in Embers of Mirrim

    Canadian studio Creative Bytes has unveiled its new game this week for PAX South. It’s called Embers of Mirrim, and it’s a unique platformer starring a mystical creature–it’s feathered like a bird but, to my eye, also has some dragon, feline, and vulpine characteristics–capable of […]

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  • PAX South 2017 Day One Impressions

    Today was the opening day of PAX South in San Antonio, Texas. This is now my third time traveling to the great city, and I have to say that I’m blown away by how much the gaming event has grown since last year. From huge spectacle-laden […]

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  • Loot Rascals Release Date Announced

    Goofball roguelike Loot Rascals will be launching March 7th on PC and PlayStation 4, developer Hollow Ponds confirmed today. It’ll sell for $15. For those eager to get in on the fun early and help the devs fine tune the game before full release, a […]

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  • Battlesloths to Wage The Great Pizza Wars this Spring

    Move over Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. There’s now an even slower animal species on the planet with an equally insatiable and even more violent appetite for pizza! Battlesloths 2025: The Great Pizza Wars is a competitive twin-stick shooter starring gun-totting sloths in a sort of […]

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  • PAX South 2016 Day Three Impressions

    The final day of PAX South has come to an end for me. After leaving early yesterday and getting solid rest last night, I felt prepared to tackle a whole slew of games. Here are the highlights! Epistory Divergent methods of game input are always […]

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  • PAX South 2016 Day Two Impressions

    Returning to the Henry B Gonzalez Convention center for Day Two of PAX South, I managed to get some time in on a few more gaming gems. Before I dive into the games, I just want to say that the environment is truly a fantastic treat […]

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  • PAX South 2016 Day One Impressions

    Last year was my first foray into the world of PAX conventions when I attended PAX South. Returning for a second year to the wonderful city of San Antonio, I spent the first day of PAX attending a podcast panel, playing some fun indie games […]

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