John Friscia

Head Copy Editor for Enthusiast Gaming, Managing Editor at The Escapist. I'm a writer who loves Super Nintendo and Japanese role-playing games to an impractical degree. I really miss living in South Korea. And I'm developing the game Boss Saga!
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Project Warlock physical version from Super Rare launches next week

Developer Buckshot Software and publisher Crunching Koalas' retro first-person shooter Project Warlock will get a physical release from Super Rare…

15 hours ago
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Vicarious Visions merged into Blizzard, basically stripped of creative freedom

Developer Vicarious Visions, which is owned by Activision Blizzard, has been merged into Blizzard, per a report from GamesIndustry.biz. From…

17 hours ago
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Golden Force brings retro action platforming to Switch next week

Developer Storybird Studio and publisher No Gravity Games are bringing retro action platformer Golden Force to Nintendo Switch on Jan.…

2 days ago
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Nadir, a dark RPG inspired by The Divine Comedy, will stalk Switch

Polish developer Shockwork Games has announced Nadir, a dark RPG inspired by The Divine Comedy, for Nintendo Switch and PC…

2 days ago
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Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town Expansion Pass revealed

So, this is kind of surprising: XSEED Games and Marvelous have announced a Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town…

3 days ago
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Vivi Action Doll, the ultimate Final Fantasy IX merch, is up for preorder

Final Fantasy fans have opinions on their beloved franchise, and they're usually pretty vocal about all of them. However, Final…

3 days ago
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Cultist Simulator will help you, uh, start a cult on Switch in February

Developer Weather Factory and publisher Playdigious are bringing Cultist Simulator: Initiate Edition to Nintendo Switch on Feb. 2. If you're…

4 days ago
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Anodyne 2: Return to Dust brings a Nintendo 64ish journey in February

Anodyne was a The Legend of Zelda-ish game with simple but charming pixel art. Anodyne 2: Return to Dust is…

4 days ago
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NUTS, a squirrel surveillance mystery, gets squirrelly on Switch next month

Publisher Noodlecake and developers "Joon, Pol, Muuutsch, Char, and Torfi" are bringing NUTS, a squirrel surveillance mystery game, to Nintendo…

5 days ago
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Nintendo Twitter account for corporate and investor relations news created

There is a new official Nintendo Twitter account for delivering "corporate and Investor Relations news," meaning things having to do…

5 days ago
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Capcom has fans wondering if an original Resident Evil trilogy remaster is coming

Despite a severe and malicious hack, Capcom is basically operating at the peak of its ability these days, with┬áMega Man,…

6 days ago
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Street Fighter’s Sakura destroys Red Bull in amazing stop-motion video

Surely at some point in life, you've wondered what it would be like if Sakura Kasugano from the Street Fighter…

6 days ago