Chapter Nine Of “Celeste” Arrives On September 9th

Those of you who have been looking forward to the free DLC “Chapter 9” of Celeste won’t have to wait much longer as it will release next week. The news came down from a brand new company called Extremely OK Games, which is the new gaming company founded by Celeste creator Matt Thorson, which will […]

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“Big Little Lies” Season 2: Meryl Streep’s Flawed Truth-Seeker Mary Louise Unravels “Monterey Five” [SPOILER REVIEW]

HBO‘s award-winning series Big Little Lies returned with stirring sophomore season premiere episodes full of brilliant performances and unnerving teasers of the twists that await the “Monterey Five.” I’ll admit to having some reservations about extending the series. The first season was pretty near perfect and that jaw-dropping finale was one of the finest hours […]

Chapter Nine Of Celeste Will Contain Over 100 Levels

If you’ve been demanding more levels be added to Celeste, then you’re in luck, as a new update shows you’re going to get your money’s worth. Granted, the DLC is free, but that’s beside the point. Ever since the game came out, both average player and the most hardcore of fans have been begging more […]

Nintendo Revealed Their Best Selling Indie Games on Nintendo Switch

During GDC 2019 this week, Nintendo revealed in a session what their top-selling indie games were for the Nintendo Switch. Kotaku got the scoop being one of the few media entities who attended the session, and while there are few surprises as to who is on the list, the order of them is rather interesting. […]

A New Celeste Teaser Says Farewell Levels Are Coming Soon

Matt Makes Games posted a new little teaser for the upcoming Farewell Levels this week that will be coming to Celeste, and it seems they’re coming sooner than expected. The post was made on Twitter, highlighting some of the new music being added to the game, which sounds pretty dope itself. But up in the […]

Celeste Creator Reveals Details of New DLC Coming to the Game

Ever since it was announced we’d be seeing some DLC for Celeste, people have been wondering what exactly it would entail. Over the weekend, we got a little taste from Matt Thorson, the game’s creator and main dude behind Matt Makes Games, as he released a few details on his Twitter account. No visuals to […]

New York Game Awards: Red Dead Redemption 2 Leads with Six Nods

The New York Video Game Critics Circle are hosting their Video Game Awards later this month, and have put several of this year’s hottest titles up for their Game of the Year award. God of War, Monster Hunter: World, Marvel’s Spider-Man, and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate are all being honored by the New York Critics Circle, though Red Dead […]

Bleeding Cool’s Best in Gaming 2018: Best Indie Game

No matter where you go, there you are. Words to live by as thousands of gamers found joy and meaning behind the story told in this year’s Best Indie Game, Celeste. Matt Thorson and the entire crew he worked with behind Matt Makes Games did an excellent job of creating a single-player platformer that made […]

The Celeste Soundtrack Will Stream Live for 24 Hours on Twitch

In case you wanted to do a little “try before you buy” with the Celeste soundtrack, Limited Run Games is giving you a chance on New Year’s Day. The company announced this morning on Twitter that they would be doing a special 24-hour livestream on their Twitch channel where they’ll be playing the soundtrack over and […]

Metroidvania Game Skytorn Has Officially Been Canceled

Sad indie news this week as the upcoming Metroidvania platformer Skytorn has been canceled, with no plans to keep it on ice and develop it later. The news came from Noel Berry, one of the devs who also worked on Celeste and helped bring that video game to fruition. The news came down from a post […]

Celeste Will Be Getting Some Final Harder Levels in 2019

Matt Thorson, the man behind Celeste and the production company Matt Makes Games, announced that there are some more challenges on the way. The word came down from Thorson’s Twitter account this week as he thanked fans for making the game a hit and promised them something new on the way. We're working on some farewell […]

Indie Hit Game Celeste is Getting New Levels in 2019

Developer Matt Thorson announced on Twitter today that Celeste has sold over 500,000 copies in 2018 which is the major sales milestone for the game. After thanking players for their support of the game, Thorson announced that work is being done on “some farewell Celeste levels, which should be ready in 2019.” He went on to describe the […]

The Game Award Nominees: Red Dead Redemption II, God of War Lead The Way

The 2018 Game Award nominations were announced today. With 8 nominations each including Game of the Year, Red Dead Redemption II and God of War appear to be the games to beat, with Marvel’s Spider-Man not far behind with 7 nominations. Up against the big studio forerunners is Celeste by Matt Makes Games, the creators […]

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Nicole Kidman Shares First Look at Meryl Streep Filming Big Little Lies Season 2

Now that HBO‘s pretty much gotten the entire band back together, Nicole Kidman (The Hours) has taken to Instagram to share with fans the first image of three-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep (The Post) filming the second season of Big Little Lies: Streep joins the cast as Mary Louise Wright, the mother-in-law of Kidman’s Celeste Wright […]

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What’s Up with the Delay on the TowerFall Ascension Switch Port?

Developer Matt Makes Games announced both Celeste and TowerFall Ascension would come to the Nintendo Switch last year. And while it may have seemed a TowerFall port would likely be released first, it still has yet to be released. Meanwhile, Celeste released just last week. Speaking to IGN as part of a larger discussion about independent games on […]