Rising Star Games Archive

  • Cooking Mama’s Opening a Nintendo 3DS Sweet Shop this Spring

    After a few years off since her last outing, the queen of culinary mini-games is heading back into the kitchen, this time specializing in confectionery treats. Publisher Rising Star Games has joined up with developer Office Create (aka Cooking Mama Limited) to bring Cooking Mama: […]

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  • Meet Brut@l’s ASCII-Kicking Mage and Amazon Classes

    A pair of new trailers are out introducing the range attack specialist Amazon and Mage hero classes from procedurally generated roguelike ASCII dungeon crawler Brut@l. Stormcloud Games and Rising Star Games are preparing Brut@l for PC launch on February 9th. The game’s already out on […]

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  • Review: Conga Master

    A variation on the Snake formula, Conga Master is a simple arcade party action game about club hopping, forming lengthy conga lines, being mean to pigs, and evading alien abduction. Yes, it really is as silly as it sounds. Your dance with extraterrestrials, cats, pigs, […]

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  • Enchanting Isometric Adventure Lumo Coming to PC and Consoles Next Year

    Today’s press release from Rising Star Games is already proclaiming that its newly announced title Lumo will be the “first great game of 2016.” Sounds like a lot of hyperbole to me–not to mention a whole lot of hype and pressure to heap onto an […]

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  • Review: Lumini

    In this understated indie surprise from Speelbaars and Rising Star Games, you control the eponymous lumini, an ancient race of creatures that are like, for lack of a better description, a crossbreed between fish and butterflies (or lightning bugs or really any type of flying […]

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  • Review: The Marvellous Miss Take

    Proving that stealth games don’t just have to be about super spies, special ops agents, deadly ninjas, and cloaked assassins, The Marvellous Miss Take masters the art of video game sneaking and thievery with a lighthearted, non-violent approach that is as fun to play as […]

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  • Deadly Premonition Visual Companion Coming to iPad in Time for Halloween

    Deadly Premonition Visual Companion Coming to iPad in Time for Halloween

    Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut: The Official Visual Companion. Holy cow, that’s a long title! So, what is this visual companion, you ask? It’s an iPad app loaded with 352 touch-screen pages of artwork, storyboards, maps, character bios, a soundboard, and even the game’s soundtrack, […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: Halo 4, New Super Mario Bros. 2, Crysis 3, Ni No Kuni & More!

    Screenshot Saturday: Halo 4, New Super Mario Bros. 2, Crysis 3, Ni No Kuni & More!

    One of the top stories of the week was Halo 4 getting its confirmed November 6 global launch date so it’s only fitting that Master Chief’s grand return to Xbox 360 glory headlines the latest edition of Screenshot Saturday. New Super Mario Bros. 2 and […]

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