We Are The Dwarves Review

February 26, 2016 0

Release Date: February 26, 2016 Platforms: PC (Steam) Review Platform: PC I’ve discussed previously how I believe that indie developers are a fantastic part of the video game industry. They take risks that others don’t, or won’t, and can be brilliantly creative at times, producing some incredible content. I still very much stand […]

Hitman Beta

February 19, 2016 3

Disclaimer: This beta was enjoyed on PC. Minor spoilers ahead. Today, I got the opportunity to play through Io Interactive’s Hitman beta. I have been really excited for the return of 47, my favorite bald-headed, barcoded assassin. Sometimes public betas are a disaster, but this certainly was not, although it […]

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

January 27, 2016 0

Nathan Drake and the Uncharted series are a lot like Harrison Ford and the Indiana Jones films. Treasure hunters by trade, but adventure seekers at heart, they have both travelled the world looking for relics and antiquities, placing themselves and their companions in harm’s way repeatedly. I’m writing about this […]

Sail to War in Naval Action

January 26, 2016 0

Did you enjoy the ship-to-ship combat in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag? I know I did. What about the glorious naval battles in the last few iterations of the Total War series? For me, those were some of the toughest but most enjoyable parts of my campaigns to rule the […]

XCOM 2, Hard to the Core

January 15, 2016 0

Respawning is a device that’s normal, expected. It’s what makes so many video games playable, re-playable, accessible and fun. However, it can also serve to cheaper a game, to dull the gravity of the situation at hand or the story being told. Firaxis Games and their XCOM series, do not […]

We are the Dwarves, a New Indie RPG

January 13, 2016 0

Whale Rock Games is a tiny indie studio from Ukraine working on their first project: We are the Dwarves. The Kickstarter failed but the Steam Greenlight succeeded. This promising new indie game will be released soon, so I thought it was time to talk about it. We are the Dwarves […]

Mafia III in 2016

December 21, 2015 0

Mafia I and II focused primarily on the Italian mob. The story was generally one of the protagonist being down-and-out and then rising through the ranks on the success of various assignments. Internal and external power struggles, as always, were a large part of the plot. Mafia III looks to […]