Glossary

Crypt of the NecroDancer

Crypt of the NecroDancer

Release date: 2015

Genres: Music

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Linux, Apple OSX, PS Vita, XBox One, Apple IOS

Publishers: Polygon

Crypt of the NecroDancer is a roguelike rhythm video game developed and published by Canadian independent game studio Brace Yourself Games. The game takes fundamental elements of a roguelike dungeon exploration game and adds a beat-matching rhythm game set to an original soundtrack written by Danny Baranowsky. The player's actions are most effective when moving the character set to the beat of the current song and are impaired when they miss a beat, so it is necessary to learn the rhythmic patte…

Castle Crashers

Castle Crashers

Release date: 2008

Genres: Adventure, Beat'em-up, Hack'n'slash

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, XBox One

Publishers: The Behemoth

Castle Crashers is a 2D indie-game style beat 'em up video game developed by The Behemoth. It features music created by members of Newgrounds. The Xbox 360 version was released on August 27, 2008 via Xbox Live Arcade as part of the Xbox Live Summer of Arcade. The PlayStation 3 version was released in North America on August 31, 2010 and November 3, 2010 in Europe via the PlayStation Network. A Microsoft Windows version, exclusive to Steam, was announced on August 16, 2012. The game is set in a …

Cloudpunk

Release date: 2020

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox One

Publishers: Maple Whispering Limited

Cloudpunk is an adventure game developed by Ion Lands and published by Maple Whispering Limited for Microsoft Windows on April 23, 2020. The game is set in the future and features science fiction and cyberpunk elements. It was released on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 15, 2020.

Coffee Crisis

Coffee Crisis

Release date: 2017

Genres: Beat'em-up, Hack'n'slash

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Sega Mega Drive, XBox One

Publishers: Mega Cat Studios

Coffee Crisis is a game for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, and PC, developed and published by Pittsburgh-based company Mega Cat Studios. The classic console version was released on February 24, 2017. The game was released as a hardcopy, physical cartridge complete with manual.

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

Release date: 2014

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, XBox One

Publishers: Activision Blizzard

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is a 2014 first-person shooter video game published by Activision. The eleventh major installment in the Call of Duty series, the game was developed by Sledgehammer Games for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, while High Moon Studios developed the versions released on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, and Raven Software developed the game's multiplayer and the Exo-Zombies mode. Advanced Warfare was the first Call of Duty title to be primarily developed by Sl…

Chaos on Deponia

Chaos on Deponia

Release date: 2012

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Linux, XBox One

Publishers: Daedalic Entertainment

Chaos on Deponia is a 2012 point-and-click adventure game developed and published by Daedalic Entertainment. A sequel to Deponia, it continues the story of the main character Rufus as he attempts to escape from his home planet Deponia. Chaos on Deponia was released in Germany in October 12, 2012Chaos on Deponia received generally positive reviews, particularly from German-language outlets.

Castaway Paradise

Castaway Paradise

Release date: 2014

Genres: Adventure, Role-playing, Simulation

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, XBox One, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Stolen Couch Games

Castaway Paradise is a life simulation game created by Dutch indie studio Stolen Couch Games, it launched on Facebook in 2014, iOS on July 2, 2015 Android on January 9, 2015 and on Steam on May 19, 2015. It was released on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on July 31, 2018.

Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath

Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath

Release date: 2008

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, XBox One

Publishers: Electronic Arts

Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath is an expansion pack for the 2007 real-time strategy video game Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars. Developed by EA Los Angeles studios and BreakAway Games studios, it was released on March 24, 2008 in the United States and on March 28, 2008 in Europe by publisher Electronic Arts, and was also released on June 24 for the Xbox 360. The storyline campaign is set between the end of Tiberian Sun and the beginning of Tiberium Wars. It revolves around the seemingly i…

Cars 3: Driven to Win

Cars 3: Driven to Win

Release date: 2017

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii U, XBox One

Publishers: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Cars 3: Driven to Win is a 2017 racing game developed by Avalanche Software and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. It is based on the 2017 film Cars 3. It is also the first Disney game not to be published by Disney Interactive Studios since its shutdown in May 2016 and the first game developed by Avalanche Software after the Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment acquisition. The game was released for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Wii U, Xbox 360 and Xbox One o…

Cyber-Lip

Cyber-Lip

Release date: 1990

Genres: Action

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, XBox One, Arcade

Publishers: SNKHAMSTER Corporation

Cyber-Lip is a horizontally scrolling, side-view platformer shoot 'em up (this combination is sometimes referred to as "run and gun") arcade game released by SNK in 1990 for the SNK Neo-Geo MVS.

Crayola Scoot

Release date: 2018

Genres: Sports

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox One

Publishers: Outright Games

Crayola Scoot is a sports video game developed by Climax Studios and published by Outright Games. It is based on the Crayola brand, and was released on October 16, 2018 in North America and October 23, 2018 in Europe for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

Crimsonland

Crimsonland

Release date: 2003

Genres: Arcade, Role-playing, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Linux, Apple OSX, PlayStation 3, PS Vita, XBox One, Android

Publishers: Reflexive Entertainment

Crimsonland is a top-down dual stick arena shooter video game with role-playing elements. It was developed by Finnish studio 10tons Entertainment and published by Reflexive Entertainment in 2003. In 2014 a re-release through digital distribution followed.

Call of Duty: Ghosts

Call of Duty: Ghosts

Release date: 2013

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii U, XBox One

Publishers: Activision Blizzard

Call of Duty: Ghosts is a 2013 first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision, it is the tenth major installment in the Call of Duty series and the sixth developed by Infinity Ward. It was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii U on November 5, 2013. The game was released with the launch of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Ghosts received mixed to positive reviews from both players and critics, with most praising its multiplayer ga…

Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle

Release date: 2018

Genres: Beat'em-up

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox One

Publishers: Capcom

Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle (released in Japan as Capcom Belt Action Collection), is a compilation of Capcom arcade beat 'em ups developed and published by Capcom. The collection was released digitally for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows and Xbox One in September 2018. A physical release occurred in December for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.

Chronos

Chronos

Release date: 2016

Genres: Arcade

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, XBox One

Publishers: Gunfire Games, THQ Nordic

Chronos is a 2016 role-playing game developed and published by Gunfire Games for the Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) headset. The game received generally positive reviews upon release. An overhauled version of the game, titled Chronos: Before the Ashes is set to be released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and Stadia on December 1, 2020.

Creaks

Release date: 2020

Genres: Adventure, Music

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox One, Apple IOS

Publishers: Amanita Design

Creaks is a platform adventure game developed by Amanita Design. It is the first major game by Amanita Design that is not a point & click adventure. It was announced on 9 October 2018. The game was released on 10 July 2020 for Apple Arcade.

Chariot

Chariot

Release date: 2014

Genres: Platform, Puzzle

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, Wii U, XBox One

Publishers: Frima Studio

Chariot is a co-op platform game for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Wii U and Microsoft Windows developed and published by Frima Studio, with the participation of the Canada Media Fund. It was first released on September 30, 2014 and was launched on Xbox One the next day as part of the Xbox Live Games with Gold program. An enhanced port entitled Super Chariot was released for the Nintendo Switch on May 10, 2018, and will include the Royal Gadget Pack DLC.Chariot differs from most tr…

City of Brass

City of Brass

Release date: 2018

Genres: First-person

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox One

Publishers: Uppercut Games

City of Brass is a single-player first-person dungeon crawler video game, set in a procedurally generated, Arabian Nights-themed city of interconnecting corridors, courtyards and rooms. Players assume the role of a thief, fighting to reach a treasure hidden in the heart of a mythical city filled with traps and enemies. It was developed by Australian independent video game studio Uppercut Games, and was announced on 6 July 2017 as being in development for PC Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. T…

Cube Life: Island Survival

Cube Life: Island Survival

Release date: 2015

Genres: Sandbox

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Wii U, XBox One, Android

Publishers: Cypronia

Cube Life: Island Survival is an indie sandbox video game developed and published by Cypronia. It was released for the Wii U in June 2015, for Steam in April 2018, for Android in January 2019, and should be released for the Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Due to the nature of its block-building, open world gameplay, and its graphic style, the game was noted for being a clone of the 2011 game Minecraft.

Costume Quest 2

Costume Quest 2

Release date: 2014

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Linux, XBox 360, Apple OSX, PlayStation 3, Wii U, XBox One

Publishers: Midnight City, Majesco Entertainment

Costume Quest 2 is an action role-playing video game developed by Double Fine Productions and published by Midnight City. The sequel to Costume Quest (2010), Costume Quest 2 allows players to assume the identity of one of the two twin siblings, Wren or Reynold. Together with their friends, the group travels through the various in-game environments collecting candy and various costumes, in an attempt to thwart the plans of Dr. Orel White, who wishes to see Halloween banished forever. The game has…