Minimalism Maximized: Thomas Was Alone Review

Minimalism Maximized: Thomas Was Alone Review

Jun 28, 2013

I first got interested in writing because I always found it fascinating the ways in which people told stories. Regardless of the form in which the story is told, be it book, film, or game, the act of storytelling is something of an art in of itself. A strong narrative is one of the most important things in keeping a game’s flow and pace. However, or...

Saints Row IV- Ten Minutes of Presidential Mayhem

Saints Row IV- Ten Minutes of Presidential Mayhem

Jun 28, 2013

The Saints Row series has never taken itself very seriously. From its humble roots as a stylish GTA clone the series has evolved into over-the-top levels of excess, prominently featuring such oddities as lucha libre mafiosi and the ability to engage in skydiving gunbattles in your birthday suit. Never has the absurdity of the Saints been as batshit insane as...

A Hat in Time, the 3D collect-a-thon platformer, successfully funded on Kickstarter

A Hat in Time, the 3D collect-a-thon platformer, successfully funded on Kickstarter

Jun 28, 2013

Ah, A Hat in Time. I’ve been very excited about this game since the moment I discovered it a few months ago. It’s a collect-a-thon platformer, and it reminds me a lot of Banjo-Kazooie, which is exactly what they are aiming for. Gears for Breakfast, the geniuses behind the game, wanted to make A Hat in Time in the spirit of some of the best games on...

Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection Celebrates 25 Years of Sneaking Success

Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection Celebrates 25 Years of Sneaking Success

Jun 27, 2013

Konami Digital Entertainment Inc, today released a trailer for Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection. Originally shown at the company’s booth at the Electronics Entertainment Expo, the brief trailer features a montage of memorable moments from the now quarter century old series. Releasing on July 9th, the Legacy Collection chronicles the entire Metal...

id Software President Todd Hollenshead Steps Down

id Software President Todd Hollenshead Steps Down

Jun 26, 2013

  Today id Software’s president, Todd Hollenshead, has stepped down from his leadership position at the company to pursue other interests. The news first broke when IGN reported Hollenshead’s departure in a statement issued to the site by Bethesda. “After many years with the studio, Todd Hollenshead decided to leave id Software to pursue...