GDC 2019 Hands-On: Traffic Cop VR is Delightful


















I try out Traffic Cop VR at GDC 2019's The Mix, and found that VR turns what would be an ordinarily boring job into a delightful VR experien

GDC ID@Xbox INTERVIEW: Where the Bees Make Honey






I interview Brian Wilson, the solo developer behind Where the Bees Make Honey, about the game, the inspirations behind the game, and more at

REVIEW: Summer Lesson: Hikari Miyamoto






A compelling reason pick up PSVR

Playasia Weekly Special Featuring Gal*Gun 2, and more

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

Come see what Playasia has to offer this week.

Shantae: Half Genie Hero – Ultimate Edition Coming to Europe

Monday, March 26th, 2018

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - Ultimate Edition comes to Europe this Spring.

REVIEW: Shantae Half-Genie Hero: Friends to the End

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Playing as my zombie waifu is a lot of fun

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero “Ultimate Day One Edition” Heads to Nintendo Switch

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

The Switch version will be available in spring 2018.

PR: Nintendo Download for 6/8/17

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Go get those discounts before E3!

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Coming to Nintendo Switch this Summer

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Hybrid system hero!

PR: Nintendo Download for 12/22/16

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Take advantage of these holiday savings!

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero “Risky Beats” Retail Edition Out Now

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

"On behalf of WayForward and our Backers, we can’t wait to show you what we’ve created together!"

Shantae: Half Genie Hero Now Content Complete And Other Updates

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Belly dancing will take just a bit longer.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Gets Update and Release Window

Friday, July 15th, 2016

A nice update from WayForward

E3 Impressions: Shantae: Half-Genie Hero

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

If I had a wish, it'd be that I could play the whole thing now!

XSEED Games E3 2016 Lineup

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

What games are you most excited about?

E3 2015: Shantae: Half Genie Hero E3 2015 Trailer

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Shantae, my first wish is for this game to come out tonight!

Eric’s Most Anticipated Games of 2014

Friday, December 13th, 2013

Eric takes on the daunting task of compiling a list of his most anticipated games of 2014.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Kickstarter Ends, Raises $800,000 USD

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero raised over $800,000 in 30 days. See what that means for the game.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Gets Bonus Chapter, New Exclusive Costumes

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

With fewer than two days left, we're seeing bonus chapters and cool content.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Risky Mode Funded

Sunday, September 29th, 2013

After an uphill battle, Risky Boots is now playable. How many more stretch goals can we see completed in four days?

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Meets Funding Goal, Risky’s Revenge iOS Temporarily Free

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero gets funded, but it's still far from reaching its stretch goals.

Inti Creates to Work on Shantae: Half-Genie Hero

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Inti Creates and WayForward team up to make an epic game!

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Gets Some Saucy Updates

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Belly dancing, shapeshifting hero coming to all consoles. Be excited.



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