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The Plight of the Indie Developed Survival Video Game
More than a decade ago, the concept of an open-world game built around the struggles of survival in a cruel environment was new and fresh. It may have seen its first inception in the early 90s with Un...
Mimo le Singea year ago
Link: The Difference Between "Silent Protagonists" and "Blank Slates"
Here's a topic that I've been wanting to address for a long time now, because I think it's important to differentiate between the "silent protagonist" and the "blank slate" and to understand why this ...
Antony Cowfera year ago
Player's Perspective: A Game Review
The Playstation 2 was one of, if not, the most successful selling consoles in video game history. By March 23, 2012, well over 150 million units were sold worldwide, a record in the gaming industry. T...
Angel Henschela year ago
Why You Should Try an Escape Room (Today!)
I've played in numerous escape rooms. I've been relatively successful—in fact, I've only failed two of them! Escape rooms are freaking AWESOME. They're a little bit intimidating if you haven't done on...
Firewatch Meets the X-Files in a Lynchian Style Detective Video Game 'Virginia'
Two years ago, Virginia was announced - a detective procedural video game embalming nostalgic qualities of David Lynch's Twin Peaks and splashed in a pastel colored' FireWatch' environment of soft pol...
A Survival Game Set in Antarctica Inspired by 'The Thing' (Atmospherically Speaking)
By the looks of the trailer, John Carpenter's cult classic (sadly overshadowed by Spielberg's E.T at the time) seems to be the obvious inspiration to the game. The developers whose previous release wa...
Event[0]—Communication Is Crucial in This Cerebral Game About a Stranded Astronaut and a Skeptical AI Seeking Earth
Survival stories translated into movies, books and video games have taught us there are many ways to endure in a life altering/stagnating situation - Shut up and focus, proceed plan with the lowest po...
John Pond2 years ago
The Evolution of Zelda Bosses
When I was four, before I even began to comprehend my ABCs, I got the greatest gift imaginable for a child at the time: The Nintendo Entertainment System. This magical grey box came with a single game...
Dustin Murphy2 years ago
Steam Tackles User Reviews With Histograms After 'Firewatch' Backlash: Here's What You Need To Know
When it comes to the media industry, reviews are meant to function as a shorthand, telling you what you need to know just by looking at the numbers. The higher the score, the better the game, movie, o...
Natasha Young2 years ago
Nathan Prescott: Why His Character Was Severely Underused
(sighs) So, the time has finally come for me to talk about this game. There’s no denying the influence that Life Is Strange has created over many of its fans. Some say that it’s a story about moving o...
Paul Zuniga2 years ago
What to Expect from Season 2 of Batman: The Telltale Series
(Spoilers for Batman: The Telltale Series follow, you've been warned) In recent years, Telltale's line of videogames have gained some popularity amongst a wide variety of fans. Telltale's initial proj...
Dustin Murphy2 years ago
Review: 'Kholat' — The Dyatlov Pass Incident Reborn
Pros: Extremely immersive art direction that brings players to the real-world Ural mountains Storytelling is directly told through the games willingness to let players adventure on their own Use of so...
Matthew Bailey2 years ago
'Yoshi' for the Nintendo Switch: Everything We Know So Far
Mario's world has grown quite a bit since he faced off against Donkey Kong in 1981, especially when it comes to his supporting cast of characters. We've met Mario's brother Luigi (and their evil count...
Matthew Bailey2 years ago
'Mario + Rabbids' Might Just Be the Purest and Most Wholesome Collaboration in the Gaming Industry
In one of the strangest crossovers of game franchises, Ubisoft brought Raving Rabbids to E3 in a big way—this time with the legendary, Shigeru Miyamoto. Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle brings the legac...
Paul Zuniga2 years ago
Dragon Ball FighterZ Introduces Us to Android 21, The First to Be Created in Over 10 Years
There are sadly still several months to wait until DragonBall FighterZ is released in February 2018, which gives us some time to talk about all the game's pertinent details — namely the character rost...
Paul Zuniga2 years ago
Best Yet Pokémon Mod Added To Action-Survival Game Ark: Survival Evolved
Action-survival video game Ark: Survival Evolved is one of the most popular open-world free-roamers out at the moment. Released at the tail end of 2016, a big part of its appeal is that it requires th...
Matthew Bailey2 years ago
Guardians Of The Galaxy Plot Revealed! Is This Telltale's Greatest Adventure Yet?
If you're looking for a great story, then the number one developer in terms of narrative-driven games is none other than Telltale Games. The team has recently wrapped up their take on the expansive lo...
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Lee Fisher2 years ago
Sonic Forces Review
Following the success of Sonic Mania, a game that managed to wring out the last drops of nostalgic milk from the metaphorical udder, Sonic Team attempted to the recreate the lighting in the bottle wit...