Kena: Bridge of Spirits review-in-progress — a magical adventure with action

A new GamesBeat event is around the corner! Learn more about what comes next.  I like Pixar movies. I like action-adventure games. I like Kena: Bridge of Spirits! Kena is out now (well, maybe give it a few hours if you’re reading this right when I publish it). This indie title is available on PlayStation […]

Everything We Know About Kena: Bridge Of Spirits

After a couple of delays, Kena: Bridge of Spirits finally launches next week, September 21. It’s been a long time coming for the whimsical game, which was initially revealed alongside the PlayStation 5 and positioned to launch alongside it. We featured the title on our cover, but we’d forgive you if your memory has become hazy. […]

Kena: Bridge Of Spirits Heads To GeForce Now This August

Developer Ember Lab has announced that its upcoming action/platformer Kena: Bridge of Spirits will be available on GeForce Now from day one when it releases on August 24, 2021. The PC version will be exclusive to the Epic Games Store for a year, so those that want to experience the title without installing Epic’s launcher […]

Behind The Scenes Of Kena: Bridge Of Spirit’s Harmonious Collaboration

One of the most striking elements of Kena: Bridge of Spirits is its soundtrack, which features the music of traditional Balinese musicians in new compositions. It’s the result of a collaboration between composer Jason Gallaty and the ensemble group Gamelan Çudamani. We talked to Jason, as well as Gamelan Çudamani founding director Dewa Putu Berata […]

Designing Kena: Bridge of Spirits’ Fierce And Compassionate Protagonist

A lot rests on the shoulders of a game’s protagonist. After all, the player has to embody that character and should be drawn to them and their world. In Ember Lab’s Kena: Bridge of Spirits, we’re transported to a beautifully animated spiritual realm just begging to be explored. Kena is our guide. She has an […]

Designing Kena: Bridge of Spirits’ Fierce And Compassionate Protagonist

A lot rests on the shoulders of a game’s protagonist. After all, the player has to embody that character and should be drawn to them and their world. In Ember Lab’s Kena: Bridge of Spirits, we’re transported to a beautifully animated spiritual realm just begging to be explored. Kena is our guide. She has an […]