Product Release - Valve
Waves Soundtrack, all new content for Waves is Now Available on Steam!

Includes all 4 of the Unique songs created by the chiptune artist SMILETRON for Waves.


Rock, Paper, Shotgun - contact@rockpapershotgun.com (Graham Smith)

Eyeball scabs are the most satisfying to pick.

It’s been almost two years since twin-stick shooter Waves was released, which means fans of its searing neon and frantic fighting are probably shivering and picking scabs from their eyeballs due to withdrawl symptoms. They should pick faster, because developers Squid In A Box announced a follow-up this weekend, and the first trailer is below. (more…)

Announcement - Valve
Check out the Unreal Indie Bundle, available for a Limited Time!

The Bundle includes:

Q.U.B.E.
Sanctum
The Ball
Unmechanical
Dungeon Defenders
Primal Carnage
Waves

Announcement - Valve
Today's Deal: Save 75% off Waves!

Look for the deals each day on the front page of Steam. Or follow us on twitter or Facebook for instant notifications wherever you are!

Jul 30, 2012
Product Update - Valve
Changes:
• Added "Ambient Mode" to Audio Settings. Once enabled all game sounds become musical instruments. Turn down the music and voice volume for maximum effect.
• This update will cause your graphics settings to reset to defaults.
Announcement - Valve
Today's Deal: Save 50% off Waves!

Look for the deals each day on the front page of Steam. Or follow us on twitter or Facebook for instant notifications wherever you are!

Rock, Paper, Shotgun - contact@rockpapershotgun.com (Alec Meer)

When I retire, I'm going to train become the world's greatest shmup player. Or maybe grow some vegetables.

I’ve not put anywhere near as much time as I’d have liked into Rob ‘Squid in a Box’ Hale’s graceful-but-frantic twin-stick shooter Waves, which has built up quite a following in recent weeks – as well as snagging the coveted RPS ‘best use of the Unreal engine’ award at Indievisibility the other week. I did, however, discover the other day that it runs rather well on my laptop’s integrated Intel graphics thinger, so I expect to spend a fair bit of time shooting shapes while hiding in the bathroom from my girlfriend’s extended family over Christmas. (That’s ‘shooting shapes’, not ‘shooting up’, heroin fans).

It’s just had a healthy free update, adding a sixth mode known as Chase, known variously as ‘the hardest mode yet’ and ‘the speed metal of shmups’, so masochistic nutters will be delighted. (more…)

Dec 21, 2011
Product Update - Valve
• Fixed Chase Leaderboard not downloading scores. This will reset your local score data but not affect your online scores.
Dec 21, 2011
Product Update - Valve
New Content
• New "Chase" Game mode added
• 28 New Steam Achievements
Bugfixes
• Fixed the highscore display showing scores that are below your current highscore either locally or amongst your friends list.
Nov 28, 2011
Product Update - Valve
Control Updates
Fixed not being able to fire with right thumbstick at very high framerates.
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