Tormentum: Dark Sorrow Review – Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark

Tormentum: Dark Sorrow Review – Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark

Mar 3, 2015

Sometimes the only way to reach the light is to walk the path of darkness   Imagine waking up in a prison cell with no memory of who you are, or what you could have possibly done to get here. As you examine your surroundings, you discover that this isn’t just an ordinary cell; things are very wrong. Skeletons are littering the ground, and bones are...

The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D Review – If I Could Turn Back Time

The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D Review – If I Could Turn Back Time

Feb 23, 2015

And you thought that you were done with the Song of Time With the release of the original Nintendo 3DS came a fantastically overhauled version of The Legend if Zelda: Ocarina of Time. While the remake of game was highly praised, it left many fans wondering if Majora’s Mask was ever going to receive the same treatment. Well, the wait is finally over. The...

Hey Poor Podcast Episode 28: The Walken Dead

Hey Poor Podcast Episode 28: The Walken Dead

Feb 16, 2015

http://www.heypoorplayer.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/HPP-281.mp3 http://www.heypoorplayer.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/HPP-281.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | EmbedSomebody has probably made that joke before.   Jay, Frank, Gary and Jack visit Bethesda’s E3 press conference, summon their personas and get ready to steal some stuff, think...

Dying Light Review

Dying Light Review

Feb 3, 2015

  I don’t hate Dying Light. During my first few hours with the game, I was rooting for it. It seemed to be taking the few things I liked most about Dead Island and making them better (random loot and tons of enemies to kill) while scuttling many of what I thought were its most damning downfalls — Dead Island was a game that was much less fun on...

Mace, the Final Frontier- Particle Mace Review

Mace, the Final Frontier- Particle Mace Review

Jan 25, 2015

Particle Mace smashes its way to the stars.   For all that we talk about presentation, complex mechanics, and deep storytelling, there’s still a lot to be said for simple, arcade-y fun. Once in a while, we need something that feels like Asteroids, or Geometry Wars, or even a fusion of the two. A fusion of the two, with some Osmos-like physics, and a...

Lost in Transmutation- Alphadia Genesis Review

Lost in Transmutation- Alphadia Genesis Review

Jan 12, 2015

Alphadia Genesis may be casting too many kinds of spells.   RPGs, as we all know, are particularly unpredictable beasts, and should be treated with extreme caution. Unwary gamers may find themselves ensnared 20 hours deep in an RPG without even noticing their own state of peril. Signs of RPGs include long-winded storylines, party-based battle mechanics,...