Video Games

So many video games, so little time. Wondering what to play next? The Geekly Grind team is here to help you out – from Indie titles to the latest AAA masterpieces, we’ve got something for everyone!

EA Announces Sims 4: High School Stories Expansion Pack

Want to redo some of the worst years of your life Re: Zero style? Well good news, The Sims 4 High School Years expansion is on the way.

Influent (Review)

Influent lets you walk through a little dictionary, learning vocabulary through exploration – explore an apartment and pick up new words!

Potion Permit with Possum

Potion Permit is an extremely charming and likable experience, with a surprising amount of variety, and a very satisfying gameplay loop.

Order Up!: Trading Legend (and microtansaction exhaustion)

Rae plays Trading Legend – the mobile game we’ve all seen tons of ads for. An idle game full of microtransactions, it’s hard to want to go back.

Dwerve [Review]

Mithrandiel digs in to Dwerve – a tower defense game that collides with the action/RPG mechanics of the Zelda franchise.

Spirittea Reveal Trailer

I’m lowkey obsessed with this Spirittea already. I’ve watched the trailer three times. Self described as Stardew Valley meets Spirited Away, I think it nails the vibe it’s going for.

Order Up!: How Spiritfarer brought me back to gaming

Spiritfarer is a game about death – but also about life, love, and accepting the change that comes along with all of it.

Order Up!: Cat Café Manager (Review)

Cat Cafe Manager is a charming, relaxing management sim with a lot of promise – as soon as it fixes its bugs.

Elden Ring: A Brutal And Beautiful Journey

Mithrandiel shares his thoughts on Elden Ring – the latest From Software title that tested his gaming mettle and introduced him to a lore-rich world!

Rune Factory 5 Review

I have been a fan of the Rune Factory series since the original game. And now there’s Rune Factory 5! Does it hold up to its predecessors? Read below to find out! First, some blunt honesty. I hated this game…

Life in Pocket Love: A Cozy Guide

Looking for a cute game that will make you smile? Pocket love lets you live with your partner and pets (and is free-to-play friendly!)

Princess of Previews: Game Updates for The Outbound Ghost and Princess Farmer with New Trailers

Both Princess Farmer and The Outbound Ghost have updates to their releases complete with new trailers! Check out here!

Whalefall: Whitethorn Games’ New Kickstarter

Whitethorn Games is a cornerstone of cozy games with titles such as Calico and Lake. I am a HUGE fan of Calico (which is basically a story about a magical girl running a cat cafe) and it’s my go-to chill game. It should be no surprise then that I am very excited about their new project…a full-fledged jrpg/srpg/visual novel combo.

Order Up!: A Space for the Unbound

Rae plays the A Space for the Unbound demo – a magical adventure through 1990s Indonesia from Mojiken Studio.

Kirby and The Forgotten Land Demo Impressions

Kirby and The Forgotten Land is a title I’ve been looking forward to since it was announced. Then the demo dropped, and wow. I am now one hundred percent sold on playing this game.

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