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Preview | What Remains of Edith Finch

by David Pooleon March 24, 2017
What Remains of Edith Finch, the follow up to the critically acclaimed The Unfinished Swan, has been in development for roughly four and a half years from developer Giant Sparrow. Even though the two games are unrelated, one can easily see how the team has evolved from one game to the other. What Remains of […]

Review | 1-2 Switch

by David Pooleon March 20, 2017
Ever since the Nintendo Wii, Nintendo has always found a way to show off features of their new home consoles with a piece of software to accompany it. Wii Sports was the cornerstone of the Wii’s launch and Nintendo Land did a good job of showing off the Wii U Gamepad in various ways. Now […]

Preview | Battlefield 1 — They Shall Not Pass DLC

by David Pooleon March 13, 2017
Last week, EA and DICE invited select Battlefield fans and members of the press to try out the first downloadable content pack for Battlefield 1, titled They Shall Not Pass. Focused on the armies of France during World War I, the game will receive quite a lot of new content for fans to look forward […]

Preview | Nintendo Switch Preview Event

by David Pooleon February 27, 2017
In less than a week, Nintendo will be releasing their brand new console to the public. The Nintendo Switch has gained quite a positive response ever since it was officially revealed in October last year. In January, they announced more details like the price, release date, and some of the launch titles. Since then, they’ve […]

Preview | Games of Glory

by David Pooleon February 23, 2017
MOBA style games are among the most popular genres in this generation of games, with many ranging from games like Heroes of the Storm to shooters like Battleborn. Every once in a while, developers take elements from the MOBA style to make new games that can feel very different. Lightbulb Crew did just that with […]

Dropzone Steam Early Access Impressions

by David Pooleon February 17, 2017
We’ve covered Dropzone before, having left E3 with a solid first impression. It’s been a good six months as players have been doing battle in the closed beta, honing their skills and figuring out great strategies. Due to fan feedback, the game now enters Steam Early Access, making it accessible to all. With the early […]

Street Fighter V Adds Kolin to Season 2

by David Pooleon February 9, 2017
Street Fighter V is approaching its one year anniversary, and having Akuma kick off the characters for Season 2 in December, it’s about time that the next character gets announced. For any that have played the story mode of Street Fighter V, the newest fighter may seem familiar, as she had a prominent role in […]

Review | Resident Evil VII: Biohazard

by David Pooleon February 8, 2017
Reinventing the wheel isn’t always easy to do with a video game franchise, as many tried and true formulas don’t always translate with the conversion process. Sometimes it works fantastically, like Metroid to Metroid: Prime, or Final Fantasy to Final Fantasy: Tactics. Other times it doesn’t exactly work, often being left as a one-off experiment […]

Review in Progress | Resident Evil VII: Biohazard

by David Pooleon February 3, 2017
Resident Evil VII: Biohazard has been out for about a week now, even having its first downloadable content releasing so soon after launch. Many players have picked up the game, and though we’re still managing to survive the Baker household to give our readers a review, it’s taking a little longer than anticipated. With that […]

Preview | Torment: Tides of Numenera

by David Pooleon January 23, 2017
Computer Role-Playing Games, or CRPGs, are a bit of a dying breed these days. What used to be incredibly commonplace in the early years of video games has become much more simplified, eliminating many of the defining features almost completely from a gameplay standpoint. Many CRPGs were based on classic tabletop ideas like Dungeons & […]

Review | The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier: Episode 1 and 2

by David Pooleon December 29, 2016
It’s been over two years since Telltale Games left fans in suspense on what would happen next in their critically acclaimed The Walking Dead series. Within that time, they’ve had a chance to experience telling multiple stories across different universes, utilizing characters that they’ve created themselves as well as iconic heroes like Batman. They’ve also […]