Gabe L. Newell closed the doors on his open Questions and Answers 'AMA' session on Reddit yesterday around an hour after it began. Not through spite or for dodging too many Half-Life 3 questions, but simple because you need to have some cut-off to stop yourself from feeling the need to answer thousands of questions from people would like nothing more than to be your friend.
Daedalic Entertainment and the Spanish developer Teku Studios will release Candle for PC this November 11th. Candle will be available on digital platforms such as Steam and GOG. The Steam version will release as the as an Enthusiast Player Edition with exciting additional content.
While not exactly 'Gaming' news, Portal and its sequel are more or less cult classics. The surprise new IP seen Valve's Orange Box release stunned critics with its blend of mind-numbing puzzles and sentient AI humor causing a sequel to eventually roll around and stun us again.
You might not know about it, but N is very good. So is its sequel, N+. And rounding out the trio of excellence is the final, greatest version of them all: N++. It released on PlayStation 4 last year, but didn’t really find much success despite its quality. But thankfully, it’s hitting Steam next week, giving new players a chance to check it out.
If I had a dime for every indie puzzle platformer on Steam these days, I could retire and probably solve world hunger while I’m at it. Yet between Hue’s visual style and its unique puzzle-solving mechanics, it looks to stand out when it releases later this month.
Enjoyed Hitman GO? Now you can pay $10 for the ability to play it in VR.
It looks like Square in interested in expanded their lineup of “GO” mobile spinoffs, because they just registered a whole bunch of web domains for potential future GO titles.
Unravel is an okay platformer with enough heart and charming visual design to make it stand out. If you happened to be a member of EA’s Origin Access subscription service, you could play the first two levels for yourself. Now, a similar trial is free for everyone.
Action-RPG The Binding of Isaac developer Edmund McMillen has teased a new game, The Legend of Bum-bo, which McMillen describes on the older game's Tumblr post as "a turn based puzzle RPG type thingy thats randomly generated."