Rain World Review: Monsoon Season

March 27th, 2017 -

Darkness begins to surround you, a drip here and there hits your body in quicker succession, and soon the torrential downpour is so strong you feel the weight of your body increase twenty-fold and you can’t see your own hands right in front of your face. You quickly succumb to the rain and are swallowed by it. This is what happens if you fail to seek shelter when the time comes in Rain World.
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Rain World Opening Cinematic

March 23rd, 2017 -

Good news guys, the wait for Rain World is almost over! It makes its debut on PS4 as the second game in the 2017 Play Collective in just a few days. Are you ready to be a slugcat??

2Dark Review: 2Slow, 2Infuriating

March 21st, 2017 -

This review was written by my colleague Chad. We’re looking into creating an account for his future content.

Every now and then, a game comes along that is praised for being painfully difficult. It is a badge of honor; one that games like Dark Souls, Hotline Miami and many others wear proudly. While these games may not be everyone’s cup of tea, you have to give the games, as well as the people who spent countless hours mastering them, a certain level of respect. Unfortunately, 2Dark does not fall into this category. Make no mistake, this game is difficult, and not for the right reasons. Read More »

Everything Review: What If I Told You You’re Everything Around You

March 20th, 2017 -

What if I told you there was a game that you could play as a wooly mammoth one moment, and then a blade of grass the next? What if you could see the world through the size of atoms, and then become so small you are on the other end of space with galaxies? Does that sound appealing at all? Because that’s what happens in Everything. Read More »

Rise & Shine Review: Saturday Morning Masochism

February 18th, 2017 -

Every now and then you’ll see an article talking about the graphics in games and how they don’t matter. Hell, I even took at stab at writing about graphics eight years ago, which is so long I don’t know how I even managed to bother – and it’s obvious when you start to see where it goes. In any case, while graphics won’t necessarily make or break a game, they are the first thing someone will notice. What was I excited to see today? Screenshots from the FF VII remake. What do they show? Graphics – or more specifically, how the game looks. They also showed some menus for the battles, but if I show the screens to my parents, all they’ll care about is how nice it looks. You know what else looks nice? This game. Read More »