Devolver Digital: 4 original games not to be missed at Summer Game Fest 2022

Game News Devolver Digital: 4 original games not to be missed at Summer Game Fest 2022

It’s now an appointment eagerly awaited by fans of “indie” style games and perfect meta and crazy conferences. Devolver attacked the video game industry with acid and punctuated its projections using trailers and announcements with a tone that only belonged to this true “punk” publisher. Here are four games not to be missed in this Devolver Digital 2022 edition.


  • Cult of the Lamb
  • Angry Football
  • The Plucky Squire
  • skate story

Cult of the Lamb

Announced by gamescom 2021, Cult of the Lamb The Devolver summer conference battle kicked off with a new trailer detailing its context and the gaming possibilities offered to players. This title made by Massive Monster (Never Give Up, Adventure Pals) invites you to create your own cult and combine genres … between action, adventure and management. With its artistic direction reminiscent of the animated series Happy Tree Friends and the somewhat sectarian, but still hilarious tone, Cult of The Lamb will catch the eye of Harvest Moon fans … violence and more … and The Binding of Isaac. .. plus gardening. This game published by Devolver Digital will be released on August 11, 2022 on PC, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S and Nintendo Switch.

  • Try the Cult of the Lamb demo on Steam

The video game singularity opened by Devolver continues Angry Football created by Free Lives (BroForce, Genital Jousting, Gorn). In this ultra-fast first-person shooter, you play as a “clean” ready for anything, especially breaking down doors and killing an entire horde of anthropomorphic enemies, in order to the town of Shit City, described as a boom by developers, has found all the best. This FPS (for the First person Shooter) is animated at a fast pace with electronic music loudly beating the eardrums like the feet of a “hero” with doors. From sewers to ruined slums through skyscrapers, the levels are traversed under a strong fire smell of gunpowder with a less subtle art of “kicking” as its tempo. Anger Foot will be released on PC in 2023.

  • Try the Anger Foot demo on Steam

The Plucky Squire

The next title that intrigued us was one of our favorites in this Devolver Digital version 2022. Between two harsh criticisms leveled at the industry, the publisher revealed an attracted audience The Plucky Squire. This game created by All Possible Futures studios brings to life the character of Jot and his friends, all from the children’s story, and who have discovered a three-dimensional world beyond the pages of their book. Seeking to save their friends from the clutches of the proclaimed villain Humgrump, they must cross 2D and 3D worlds born of various objects and toys that are in a room … in in this case Sam’s … and was inspired by cult video games from the 80s and 90s (The Legend of Zelda, Super Punch-Out !!, Micro Machines, etc). Plucky Squire will be released on PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S and Nintendo Switch in 2023.

skate story

This Devolver Digital ends with a sound and light performance worthy of so -called “Arty” moves. skate story, created by Sam Eng, as the name suggests this skateboard game has a twist. Athletes and by expanding players here are the mirror demons that thrive in the Underground and have an ultimate purpose to reach the Moon and swallow it. Using kickflips, grinds and other ollies, they destroy other demons that stand in their way in the heart on artistic direction levels that are both futuristic and mystical. The soundtrack, as dreamy as the visuals, is the work of Blood Cultures, an American experimental pop band from New Jersey. Skate Story will come to PC in 2023.

About Summer Game Fest

What is Summer Game Fest?

There’s no E3 this year, but we can still count on another world-class event: the Summer Game Fest, a big show dedicated to video game announcements coming this year or in the following years. It was 2020 that journalist and host Geoff Keighley launched this unforgettable festival for the first time. Last year, the show featured stunning images from Elden Ring; so inevitably, the third comeback raised high expectations.

When does Summer Game Fest 2022 start?

Summer Game Fest this Thursday, June 9 at 8 p.m. The show will be followed again by a Dev’s Day session dedicated to the independent scene.

How to keep track of Summer Game Fest 2022?

At JV, we will react live to announcements from the LeStream channel with Maxildan and Aymeric Lallée in particular. The program will also be directly visible as a teaser on JV’s homepage. And for those who want to read, of course you can find our news throughout the conference. A written summary is also available

What is the program for Summer Game Fest 2022?

Among the unforgettable games, there is a particular successor to Dead Space, The Callisto Protocol, which shows us the first images of the game. In this regard Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 presents us with its first level. Also on the program: Gotham Knights, Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course, the first game from the studio of Aaryn Flynn (ex-Bioware) Nightingale, the JRPG One Piece Odyssey, the free-to-play Warframe or even Planet of Lana. Geoff Keighley added: “We have some new game announcements for this show and hopefully there will be some surprises when everyone comes together. But it’s definitely a show that mostly focuses on the things that are predicted. ”

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