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Lexis Numerique's Taxi Journey, an adventure that takes equal parts inspiration from Tim Burton, Hiyao Miyazaki and Limbo, is officially accepting cab fare on Kickstarter. Lexis Numerique seeks $130,000 for development of a Windows and Wii U version of the game, while Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, PS...

September 15th 2013 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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We had more than a few problems with Amy, and apparently we weren't alone. Amy developer VectorCell has released a patch on XBLA and PSN that addresses some of the (many) issues present in the game. The patch revises the game's save system (our biggest gripe), now saving at every checkpoint instead...

April 11th 2012 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Video games, in general, require that we suspend our disbelief to some degree. We can forgive the unbelievable or the improbable so long as the experience remains entertaining. Games are full of trivial details that make no sense -- eating food magically heals wounds, a three-foot tall wall is in...

January 18th 2012 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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The PSN version of Amy will hit North America on Jan. 17 for $9.99, the same day and price as the XBLA version. After previously announcing the PSN price to be $3 more than the XBLA price, Developer Lexis Numerique asked the US audience through a Facebook poll if it wanted a cheaper game, but one...

January 9th 2012 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Developer VectorCell may be trying to tell us that things won't be normal in Amy -- its prices and release dates are more complicated than they first appear. Amy will drop in Europe on Jan. 11 for XBLA and PSN, and the US version will launch on Jan. 11 for XBLA. The US PSN edition launches on Jan...

January 5th 2012 at 3:16pm 0 Comments

It's dangerous to spend time in the world of Amy without the game's eponymous little girl. For instance, the disease that's killing the game's other main character? That will totally ravage you should you step away for too long. Talk about strict punishment for poor babysitting!

November 5th 2011 at 7:00am 0 Comments
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In VectorCell's Amy, the main character Lana becomes infected with a zombie virus, which progressively worsens as the game goes on, unless she maintains contact with the title character or encounters another kind of remedy. In the trailer above, we see what the contamination does to Lana, and w...

October 5th 2011 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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PlayStation Network has become home to a recent resurgence in adventure games. Lexis Numerique's Red Johnson's Chronicles will be yet another mystery addition to the PS3. The "8- to 10-hour-long investigation" will have you finding clues, solving puzzles and interviewing suspects.

March 2nd 2011 at 3:00am 0 Comments
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You may know French game designer Paul Cuisset from what is widely considered his masterwork, Flashback, an adventure game released by Delphine Software in 1992. You might also know him from his work on what is widely considered to be a really bad game ... Shaq Fu. Cuisset is no doubt hoping that...

February 28th 2011 at 5:20pm 0 Comments