NEWS 11 Jun 2018­ by L Coulsen

E3: Microsoft 2018

Oh boy, where do we begin? This has, far and away, been Microsoft's best ever E3 presentation. Featuring 50 games! Yes, you read that right, five-zero. That's a lot of gaming. A great deal of which will be coming to the PC via the UWP. Because there are so many of them, we're not going…
PREVIEWS 06 Jun 2018­ by L Coulsen

The Crew 2

The Crew 2, as the name suggests, is the sequel to 2014's The Crew. It was a rather flawed, but ultimately extremely fun game which was vastly improved by its Wild Run expansion a year later. So hopes were high for the sequel to continue on that same path. Hopes, however, are such transient, fragile…
REVIEWS 10 Mar 2018­ by L Coulsen

Kingdom Come: Deliverance

The Kickstarter darling has finally arrived, offering an “historically accurate” recreation of 1503 Bohemia. Brutal melee combat, people going about their daily lives irrespective of what you do yourself. Missions that can be failed if you wait too long. This is the world that Kingdom Come is boasting. Hype upon hype. So the ultimate question,…
NEWS 31 Jan 2018­ by L Coulsen

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 Details

The Warhammer franchise does not have the best of histories when it comes to video-game adapatations. Both the fantasy and 40k series' have run the gamut from worth playing despite the flaws to just flat out terrible. Almost none of them have earned anything more an "it's okay I guess." So few they can be…
REVIEWS 05 Jan 2018­ by L Coulsen

ECHO

Steam Greenlight was not popular, clearly evidenced by the fact it no longer exists. Several games, having gone through the Greenlight process, promised the world, setting themselves up as the killer app to justify its existence. Some of them were even pretty darn good, but nothing ever really hit that “wow” factor that we’ve seen…