Old Man’s Journey Review: Up and Away

May 18th, 2017 -

When you think of a journey in a video game, chances are you go down the path of traversing the entire planet, fighting monsters, saving lives, and eventually saving the world When you think of what an elderly person is capable of, you probably have a different take on what their journey will be. While it may very well be different from a typical game’s journey, it’s no less impressive or emotionally satisfying by the end. Read More »

Nathan Barnatt’s Neutral

May 17th, 2017 -

Chances are that if you’ve been on the internet, you’ve seen a video or two from the physical comedian Nathan Barnatt. A man who lives very much by the Buster Keaton philosophy of “A comedian does funny things. A good comedian does things funny.” Whether it’s been the video game scene with Keith Apicary (whom we saw at E3 2011), Trale Lewous, dance videos, or any of his other personas on the internet and tv, the man is talented. And he’s asking for some help on a dream project. Read More »

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Dev Diary 28

May 16th, 2017 -

This game has been receiving an extensive Dev Diary series, and this episode focuses on the cast who will be voicing the characters of the game. Certainly one of the more recognizable aspects of the game for the player.

Seasons After Fall Review: The Winds of Change

May 15th, 2017 -

If you ask someone how they feel about Metroidvanias, chances are they either really like them, or they feel indifferent; it’s rare to find someone that actually dislikes games made in that style. They have elements that are undeniably fun, such as revisiting old areas with new powers to explore regions that were inaccesible, and of course, the ever endearing platforming. Take everything you know about the genre, but strip the combat and expansive maps, and you have an idea of what to expect from this. Read More »

Narcosis Review: Drowning in Fear

May 13th, 2017 -

Before I start this review, I would like to bring to your attention the terrifying true story of the Spidercrab; God or evolution’s idea of a sick joke. I currently imagine Darwin and God smoking a fatty, joking about giving a spider thick armor and letting it grow as big as Prius. If someone figures out how to train these monstrosities and forms an army of them, we are done. Just nuke the world. I had no idea these things existed until this game educated me on them. I personally will be starting a petition on change.org to have these assholes wiped from the Earth. Read More »