Asteroids IRL, your next favorite horse-racing card game, and Pac-Man has a crush

The Spelunky Daily Challenge, a new mode launching exclusively for Steam, arrives on July 28th. Start practicing. (And don’t mess with the shopkeeper!)

Game Freak, the developer behind the world-conquering Pokemon franchise, announced a new title that has nothing to do with Pikachu. Soriti Horse looks to be your garden variety horse-racing-meets-Solitaire game… wait, what?

All ye classic game fans, take note: Amiga standards will appear on your Google Play marketplace this holiday. Because if anything can improve a twenty-year old game, it’s stripping away the original control scheme. #optimism

Thanks to Kickstarter, Terminator 2: Judgement Day is coming to The Pinball Arcade. If you’re listening, Farsight, we want Jokerz! next.

All that playing of Space Invaders and Asteroids in the ’70s has finally paid off. We can now obliterate space-rocks with laser cannons.

The company behind Pac-Man, Tekken, and Ridge Racer announced their newest venture: Namco High, a browswer-based dating sim. I bet the Galaga Ship goes right after Sue the Ghost…

Do Not Fall is a cutesy puzzle-platformer by XPEC available today on PlayStation Network. Hidden Knowledge of the Day: XPEC provided outsourced art and programming for recent blockbusters The Last of Us and Tomb Raider.

Stargaze with Polaris, a “first person go-on-a-lousy-stargazing-date-and-then-get-dumped-at-the-end simulator.” The Oculus Rift’s killer app?

Stay cool out there.