• Japanese developer, Mark-on, gives staff Friday off to play Monster Hunter Rise

    28 days ago - By VG 247

    The Monster Hunter fever is real. Monster Hunter Rise releases this Friday, and at least one place of business is happy to give its employees the day off to play the highly anticipated game. Jack Masaki, CEO of Japanese VR/AR developer Mark-on, realised that his staff have caught the Monster Hunter bug, so he decided to help them out. After seeing a number of employees request Friday off, Masaki sent a company-wide email letting staff know that Friday is off for everyone. Masaki tweeted out the note. According to their translation, the CEO felt that employees would not be able to...
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  • Story-Driven Match-3 Game ‘Day Repeat Day' from the Developer of ‘Barbearian' Is Coming Next Month to PC and iOS with Pre-Orders Now Live

    28 days ago - By Touch Arcade

    Kimmo Lahtinen of Barbearian fame is back with a different experience in the form of Day Repeat Day. Day Repeat Day is an interactive story about getting through life with match-3 gameplay. Unlike most games in the genre, it is a premium release. After Barbearian , Day Repeat Day is a very different game and the aim here was to take a commercial genre like match-3 and give it an intimate and personal feel. It deals with real people and their issues and even has elements of mystery as shown in the trailer below. As of now it is set to release next month on PC and iOS with additional...
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