Words with Serfs: Crest Lets You Dictate History

Words with Serfs: Crest Lets You Dictate History

Aug 28, 2014

If you were given god-like powers and a smattering of polygonal subjugates, what kind of leader would you be? A benevolent king who lords over his populace, or a sick anarchist whose only drive is to sew discontent and chaos? I’d probably just steal all the food from the poor people and tell them that the wealthy aristocrats took it for a big gala. Then...

Preview: Jane Jensen’s Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers

Preview: Jane Jensen’s Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers

Aug 26, 2014

Gabriel Knight reborn in the remake of Jane Jensen’s classic adventure game. Jane Jensen has spent her life working at the art of storytelling, with games such as Moebius and Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers. Speaking of the latter, this year marks the 20th anniversary of Jensen’s voodoo-themed point-and-click adventure in ’90s New...

Preview: Wadjet Eye and Grundislav’s “A Golden Wake” Takes to the Streets of Miami

Preview: Wadjet Eye and Grundislav’s “A Golden Wake” Takes to the Streets of Miami

Aug 8, 2014

Wadjet Eye and Grundislav Games take us to a time of hope, promise, and affordable real estate.   Wadjet Eye Games has become synonymous with high-quality storytelling. This year alone we’ve covered and enjoyed their Blackwell series, as well as the sci-fi adventure Gemini Rue, and now they have yet another point-and-click story to tell. Meanwhile,...

Impressions – Tormentum: Dark Sorrow

Impressions – Tormentum: Dark Sorrow

Jul 22, 2014

Hands-on with Tormentum: Dark Sorrow What if you woke up inside of a jail cell which, in turn, was located inside of  H.R Giger’s brain with neither an item in your possession nor a memory in your mind? Well, that’s how the demo of OhNoo Studio’s newest point-and-click game Tormentum: Dark Sorrow begins. Right off the bat, the player is...

Space Hulk: Deathwing announced; has nothing to do with Warcraft

Space Hulk: Deathwing announced; has nothing to do with Warcraft

Jun 27, 2014

Focus Home Interactive and Streum On Studio (the guys who made E.Y.E. Divine Cybermancy, a game which is fairly well loved but which I hated) have confirmed that Space Hulk: Deathwing, a shooter developed in Unreal Engine 4, is coming to Xbox One, PS4, and PC sometime next year. You play as Deathwing, a Librarian of the Dark Angels Space Marine chapter. Space...

“Kingdoms Age” is a new MMORTS coming to PC, Max, and Linux

“Kingdoms Age” is a new MMORTS coming to PC, Max, and Linux

Jun 26, 2014

Agincourt Gaming, a new Texas-based developer, just announced Kingdoms Age, a new MMORTS which is currently in pre-alpha. It’s an evolving, player-driven fantasy world which blends managing your kingdom with real-time strategy battles. I really don’t think bullets are a thing in this game, but here are some bullet points regardless: 2 Game modes...