News Likeable PS4, PS Vita Indie Reverie Getting Enhanced PS5 Re-Release
Out this year
Fans of classic 16-bit adventure games, like Earthbound and especially The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, may be familiar with cutesy indie game Reverie, which is set on a fictional New Zealand island. The game was a very likeable escapade on PS4 and PS Vita, and it’s getting a PS5 re-release courtesy of a Sweet As Edition...
News Set Sail for Adventure and Glory in Roguelike Sea Horizon Early 2023
Avast, me maties
Sea Horizon is a turn-based roguelike RPG in which players explore a mysterious archipelago in search of fame and fortune. While the trailer above specifies Nintendo Switch, rest assured this one has been confirmed for release on both PS5 and PS4 in early 2023. As you journey, you will need to manage the health and hunger of...
Review Sword and Fairy: Together Forever (PS5) - Elegant, Charming Action RPG Has Obvious Flaws
Spirited in ways
Sword and Fairy: Together Forever is a straightforward action RPG based on Chinese mythology. It's the latest instalment in Taiwan-based developer Softstar's long running Sword and Fairy series, and in terms of presentation and overall tone, there's a lot to like about the game. But when it comes to actually playing through this...
News Sword and Fairy's New Trailer Has Everything You Need to Know About the PS5, PS4 Action RPG
It's not just swords and fairies
If you're the least bit interested in Sword and Fairy: Together Forever, we'd highly recommend checking out this new overview trailer. It's a meaty video that covers just about everything that the upcoming action RPG has to offer, with a focus on combat, world building, and gameplay structure. It's not long until...
Mini Review Seduction: A Monk's Fate (PS5) – A Bite-Sized Curio
Taking a vow of brevity
Not every game has to have a AAA budget or photorealistic graphics to offer something intriguing. A good example? Seduction: A Monk’s Fate, a side-scrolling puzzler by KOEX Studio, a single dev out of Singapore. In this title, you assume the role of a Buddhist monk attempting to cleanse your monastery from the temptations...
News Sword and Fairy: Together Forever's Character Trailer Is Full of Cool Heroes and Villains
Good and evil
Action RPG Sword and Fairy: Together Forever has received a new character-based trailer ahead of its fast approaching 4th August release date on PS5 and PS4. For those who may not know, the Sword and Fairy series is based around Chinese mythology, so the cast and their designs have ties to various old stories. "Between the clans of...
News Question Everything You Know in Seduction: A Monk's Fate
Never give in to temptation
Seduction: A Monk's Fate is a sidescrolling, horror-themed adventure game, and it releases tomorrow, on 20th July, for PS5 and PS4. Uncover the story of a monk who must enter a dark and surreal realm in order to learn the true nature of the monastery he calls home. In Seduction, you will navigate hand-crafted and...
News Rayland Turns a Puzzle Concept into a Full Game
Out for PS5, PS4 on Wednesday
We've all played games with those puzzles that require you to reflect a beam of light off of mirrors in order for it to reach a specific destination, and now Rayland is turning the brain-teasing concept into a full title. Out for PS5 and PS4 this Wednesday, it'll cost $4.99. Check out the trailer above to see how the...
News PS5, PS4 RPG Sword and Fairy: Together Forever Summons Action-Packed Combat Trailer
By the sword
Going by its newest trailer, Sword and Fairy: Together Forever is looking more and more like an action RPG that's worth keeping an eye on. This is the latest entry in the long-running Taiwanese-developed series, which is particularly popular in China. The combat system itself involves fast-paced combos, combined with character...
News Explore Sword and Fairy: Together Forever's Rolling Vistas in New Trailer, Coming to PS5, PS4 on 4th August
Forever and ever
Sword and Fairy: Together Forever, the long-running RPG franchise based on Chinese mythology, finally has a Western release date: it's coming to PS5 and PS4 on 4th August, in addition to a new trailer showing off some of the game's gorgeous environments. From the gameplay we've seen previously, Sword and Fairy: Together Forever...
News Action RPG Sword and Fairy: Together Forever Arrives on PS5, PS4 This Summer
Chinese title heads West
Long running role-playing series Sword and Fairy is heading West this summer with a new instalment: Sword and Fairy: Together Forever. It's set to release for both PS5 and PS4, but it'll only be available digitally at first. According to publisher Eastasiasoft, physical editions are "in the works". For those totally out of...
News Action RPG Xuan Yuan Sword 7 Gets a Pretty Good Looking Gameplay Trailer
To the point
Taiwanese-developed action RPG Xuan Yuan Sword 7 was announced for the series' first ever Western release last month, and now it's got a brand new gameplay trailer. Set to launch for PlayStation 4 this summer, it's looking like a pretty good time, complete with interesting enemy designs and some seemingly in-depth systems. The press...
News Hentai vs. Evil Is Not the Match Up We Expected on PS5, PS4
Out this Thursday
Right, it's time to own up: which one of you lot asked for this? Hentai vs. Evil hits PlayStation 5 and PS4 this Thursday for $9.99, realising the dreams of whoever has wondered whether hentai or literal evil is better. Which side are you on, then? Maybe the trailer embedded above can give you a better idea if you're stuck...
News Ditch Magic for Guns in Trigger Witch, a Twin-Stick Shooter Coming to PS5, PS4
From the makers of Reverie
This reveal trailer for Trigger Witch caught us off-guard. This new game, coming to PlayStation 5 and PS4, is from the makers of Reverie, if you remember that one. That doesn't come as a massive surprise, as the studio's humour is on full display in the video's first 20 seconds. Anyway, Trigger Witch is a twin-stick...
News Xuan Yuan Sword 7 Brings the Long Running Action RPG Series West on PS4 This Summer
Live by the sword
You may never have heard of Xuan Yuan Sword, but the RPG series has been around for a whole 30 years in China, where it continues to be a pretty big deal. The Taiwanese-developed property combines Chinese myths and legends with historical settings, similar to what Nioh does with its Japanese backdrop. Anyway, for the first time...
News Retrace: Memories of Death Plots a Ghost Tour Gone Wrong
Out this week on PS4
We loved a good ghost tour here at Push Square when we were allowed out of our houses, patrolling the streets at night with a tour guide dressed like they're out of the 1800s. However, very rarely do they go wrong. It falls into the hands of Retrace: Memories of Death to tell that troubling tale on PlayStation 4 this week then...
News Throwback Space Shooter Habroxia 2 Fires to PS4, PS Vita on 3rd February
Physical edition pre-orders open soon
If you didn’t play the original Habroxia, then you should dig out your PlayStation 4 or PS Vita and remedy that right now. Despite looking like an uneventful arcade shooter, Lillymo Games proved that it has a good command over old-school gameplay mechanics, and we found ourselves glued to this one for a good...
News Chinese RPG Sword & Fairy 6 Heads West on PS4 This April
The more the merrier
We don't often get a chance to sample Chinese-developed games here in the West, and so Sword & Fairy 6 has caught our eye. The latest instalment in what is apparently a very popular role-playing series in China, Sword & Fairy 6 promises a fantastical story based in Chinese mythology, and a battle system that blends a bit...
Review Fast Striker - Retro Shoot 'em Up Action That Isn't Too Fast
The shoot ‘em up is a bit of a niche choice these days. Long gone are the days where Galaga and Space Invaders were the hottest games on the market. The genre now seems defined by small indie releases via the PlayStation Store. Fast Striker comes courtesy of a German developer, the confusingly named NG:DEV.TEAM. It’s a shmup...
Taste the Rainbow
It’s taken six years for us to finally get our hands on the sequel to Rainbow Moon and thankfully the wait has been very much worth it. Rainbow Skies is bigger and better than its predecessor in pretty much every way. There's a much stronger narrative this time round and you can tell that a lot more effort has been poured into...
News Long Awaited RPG Rainbow Skies Finally Hits PS4, PS3, Vita Next Month
Look to the skies
Bloody hell, that took a while didn't it? Rainbow Skies -- sequel to much loved PlayStation 3, Vita, and PlayStation 4 title Rainbow Moon -- finally has a release date. We first heard about Rainbow Skies all the way back in 2013. Back then, it was set to launch on PS3 and Vita in 2014. Crazy. Ever since, the game's been in and out...
News Role-Playing Sequel Rainbow Skies Still Exists, Launching 2018 on PS4, PS3, Vita
It's got a new trailer, too
It feels like Rainbow Skies has been in the works for an eternity, but it's been a long while since we had any real news regarding the title's development. Fortunately, publisher eastasiasoft has confirmed that the project is progressing well, and it's set to release on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita...
News Earthbound and Zelda Inspired RPG Reverie Comes to PS4, Vita in 2018
Pleasant-looking little action role-playing title Reverie will be arriving on PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in 2018, developer eastasiasoft has announced. Taking clear inspiration from both The Legend of Zelda and Earthbound, you'll traverse various dungeons and whack weird monsters. Has Reverie caught your eye? Find adventure in the...
Lost Sea is a top down indie roguelike with a unique visual style and retro sensibilities. Clearly, there is a danger for it to get lost in a sea of superior competitors. We'll be the first to admit that that joke was pretty obvious. But just because a joke is obvious, doesn't mean it isn't true. The title sees you playing as an...
Competition Win Colourful PS4 RPG Rainbow Moon
10 codes to give away
What waits at the end of a rainbow's arc? Not a pot of gold, but a copy of Rainbow Moon for the PlayStation 4. We've got 10 copies of Eastasiasoft's popular RPG port to giveaway, and you could be in with a chance of winning one. This competition's open to everyone, as we have plenty of European and North American codes to go...
Over the moon
It's easy to be fooled by Rainbow Moon's light-hearted visuals; you'd be forgiven for thinking that the title bares more resemblance to some free-to-play mobile fancy, for example, than it does an 80 hour fantasy epic. However, underneath its fun-loving exterior, SideQuest Studios' popular adventure is just that and more. There's a...
News Rainbow Skies and Rainbow Moon are Both Bringing RPG Goodness to PS4 Next Year
The treasures at the end of the rainbow
It seems like an eternity since we heard about Rainbow Skies - the sequel to PlayStation 3 and Vita role-playing game Rainbow Moon. It's been so long, in fact, that the developer behind it has now decided to bring the release to the PlayStation 4 next year, and it'll apparently boast cross-save functionality...
News Travel Somewhere Over the Rainbow Skies Next Year
The solo questing experience of the JRPG-inspired Rainbow Moon managed to steal our hearts when it launched on the PlayStation Vita a few years back. And to this day it's still able to enthral those late to the party, following its addition to this month's PlayStation Plus lineup. Of course, if you've already seen everything that the...
Review Rainbow Moon (PlayStation Vita)
Richer than a pot of gold
Lore has it that leprechauns leave pots of gold at the end of a rainbow. Seeking out the end of the colourful arch will bestow vast riches upon the adventurer – the reward for a dangerous and long journey, where the goal is often hidden from sight. Similar treasures can be uncovered in the PlayStation Vita port of Rainbow...
News Rainbow Moon Is Strolling onto the PlayStation Vita
By popular demand
After months of lobbying from rabid fans, Eastasiasoft has announced that its excellent SRPG Rainbow Moon is heading to the PlayStation Vita. The studio was apparently inundated with requests to port the title following the successful release of the PS3 game, giving the developer the incentive it needed to commit to the handheld...
News New Rainbow Moon Developer Diary Details Crafting and Loot
Loot is utterly worthless if it doesn’t have an impact upon your character’s appearance, but thankfully SideQuest Studios’ upcoming Rainbow Moon has that covered. The developer has released a brand new behind-the-scenes video outlining the game’s in-depth item and crafting systems. It all looks rather meaty, doesn’t it? The game...
News Rainbow Moon Launch Trailer Lights Up the Sky
There’s a delightfully retro flavour to this Rainbow Moon launch trailer. Everything from the harsh arpeggiated lead melodies right through to the lashings of reverb applied to the announcer’s vocal samples help to sell the throwback feel. The game itself looks excellent too. You’ll be able to get your hands on the old-school...
News Rainbow Moon Eclipses US PlayStation Store on 10th July
One small step for PSN
Following our previous Rainbow Moon update, there’s been much anticipation for a US release date. Thankfully, we can finally confirm that the strategy RPG will touch down in North America on 10th July. It’ll set you back a tempting $14.99. Are you planning on taking a trip to the colourful rock?
News PSN Exclusive Rainbow Moon Rises in July
Over the moon
SideQuest Studios’ hearty-looking PSN strategy RPG Rainbow Moon is set to talk tactics on 4th July in Europe, publisher Eastasiasoft has announced. The game will set you back £9.99, with a North American release scheduled soon after. If the promise of a 40-hour downloadable adventure wasn’t enough to get your blood pumping,...
News Rainbow Moon Brightens Up the PlayStation Store
Blast from the past
SideQuest Studios has finally attached a rough release window to Rainbow Moon, its upcoming PSN exclusive strategy RPG. The title is set to launch on Sony’s digital storefront in just a “few weeks”, with more details set to be revealed in the coming days. The game is heavily inspired by turn based strategy RPGs of old, and...
News Soldner-X Developer Confirms Strategy RPG 'Rainbow Moon' For PSN
SideQuest Studios -- the developers of the rage inducing Soldner-X series on PlayStation Network -- are hard at work on a new title for Sony's digital platform
According to publisher eastasiasoft, Rainbow Moon is an isometric strategy RPG in a fantasy setting. The game's official website showcases a colourful hand-drawn style, and reveals that...
News "Last Chapter" DLC On The Horizon For Soldner-X 2
Eastasiasoft's confirmed that they'll be releasing DLC for their PSN shooter, Soldner-X 2, later in the year
The DLC, which is entitled "The Last Chapter", will add three additional stages to the game, aswell as a new ending, some music and trophies.
News Soldner-X 2: Final Prototype Coming In May, Bringing Bullets & Bass Synths With It
EastAsia's finally locked Soldner-X 2: Final Prototype in for release exclusively on Playstation Network this May
Like its predecessor, the game's all about dodging bullets and shooting down space-ships. Seriously, it doesn't look any easier than its prequel either. In fact, EastAsia's confirmed the existence of a new "Challenge" mode for...
News Have A Look At Some Soldner-X2: Final Prototype Screens
Eastasiasoft's retro PSN exclusive Soldner-X: Himmelssturmer was as hard to play as its name is to pronounce
Game was bonkers challenging. Thankfully, those of you with a glutton for punishment are due some more this winter when Soldner-X2: Final Prototype launches. And yes, it includes pretty explosions and lots of bullets. More through here.
News Soldner-X 2: Final Prototype Sequel Exclusively Hits The Playstation 3
Remember Soldner-X Himmelssturmer? The PSN shoot 'em up that had classical values and required nerves of steel
Well, it's getting a sequel in the form of Soldner-X 2: Final Prototype. We're going to put out necks on the line and predict that the sequel will involve shooting.We received an amazing feedback upon the launch of Söldner-X:...