Tag: Ysbryd Games
News Demonschool Is Tactical Persona on PS5 and PS4, Out in 2023
Into the Breach meets SMT
Just announced at the PC Gaming Show, Demonschool is a new tactical title for PS5 and PS4 that pitches itself as Into the Breach meets Persona. It's currently scheduled to release in 2023, and it invites "fresh-faced students to a colourful island and its 'prestigious' university, where exciting sports clubs, a world-class...
News 2019 RPG YIIK Getting Huge Overhaul Later This Year
Free update for all players
YIIK: A Post-Modern RPG (pronounced Y-2-K) is a game you probably haven't thought about in a while, and for good reason. It wasn't particularly good when it launched for PlayStation 4 at the very start of 2019, awarded a 5/10 in our review. However, it looks like developer Ackkstudios is taking another stab at things with...
Review VA-11 HALL-A: Cyberpunk Bartender Action – The Best Visual Novel About Serving Drinks You'll Ever Play
Pour one out
You'd be forgiven for not knowing this is actually the second time VA-11 HALL-A has graced a PlayStation platform. It released to relatively little fanfare on the PS Vita – and only the PS Vita – but now, at long last, it's found a new home on the PlayStation 4. Venezuelan developer Sukeban Games’ marvelous visual novel is here,...
Hands On Tending a Shiny New Bar in N1RV Ann-A
Come as you are
Hot off the heels of VA-11 HALL-A finally being dated for the PlayStation 4, we actually got to go hands-on with Sukeban Games’ follow-up, N1RV Ann-A, at PAX East. For those out of the loop, VA-11 HALL-A is a visual novel and bartending simulator set in Glitch City, a cyberpunk dystopia. The writing, setting, and music are...
News Brilliant Bartending Sim VA-11 HALL-A Necks 2nd May PS4 Release Date
Brilliant booze ‘em up VA-11 HALL-A will pour its brand of cyberpunk bartending action on the PlayStation 4 this coming 2nd May, publisher Ysbryd Games has announced. The title – blended to perfection by Venezuelan developer Sukeban Games – is an extraordinary visual novel, sharply touching upon all sorts of social issues through...
News YIIK Brings a Postmodern RPG Experience to PS4 on 19th January
Why two kay
YIIK: A Postmodern RPG is one of those games that’s been kicking around in convention corners for years now, but it finally has a release date: 19th January. The title will release first on the PlayStation 4, but there is still a PS Vita edition planned for later in 2019, which is pretty cool, no? The game, developed by ACKK Studios,...
News World of Horror Proves PS4 Has a Lovecraft Obsession
Call of Cthulhu! The Sinking City! It’s gone Lovecraft crazy on the PlayStation 4 of late, and here’s another title to toss into the cosmic broth: World of Horror. Now don’t judge a book by its Eldritch cover: this does indeed look like it’s been built for the BBC Micro, but it promises a “retro” role-playing experience...
Review Masquerada: Songs and Shadows (PS4)
The straight and narrow
Masquerada: Songs and Shadows is a fully voiced, story-driven, tactical role-playing game set in a flamboyant fantasy land that takes inspiration from various European cultures. It's an interesting and colourful adventure that can be completed in around ten hours or so, and its brisk pacing is enough to keep you playing...