Review: The Art of Alien: Isolation

Review: The Art of Alien: Isolation

Oct 24, 2014

A stunning look behind the scenes at a modern horror masterpiece Alien: Isolation, developer The Creative Assembly’s recent foray into the terrifying realm of director Ridley Scott’s venerated sci-fi horror franchise has been quite the palette cleanser. Amanda Ripley’s claustrophobic game of cat-and-mouse (read our review here)  with the...

Guns… In… Spaaaace – Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Review

Guns… In… Spaaaace – Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Review

Oct 23, 2014

The most Borderlands Game Since The Last Borderlands Game  Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is a game that feels very much at odds with itself. It attempts to revitalize the formula that Borderlands 2 set into place with low gravity and limited oxygen mechanics (along with a new type of gear, the o2 kit or “Oz Kit”), but neither of these changes feel...

BOO – Poltergeist: A Pixelated Horror Review

BOO – Poltergeist: A Pixelated Horror Review

Oct 21, 2014

Ghostly puzzle game will have you feeling incorporeal.    Imagine playing an old Resident Evil title but you are a zombie. Silent Hill but you’re pyramid head. Mario brothers but you play as…a goomba? This time of year is perfect for spooky themes and survival horror. How many games put you in the seat of the horror itself?  Poltergeist: A Pixelated...

Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus Review

Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus Review

Oct 19, 2014

A face-smashing, button-popping good time.   You’d be forgiven if, at least at first glance, you overlooked Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus as just another dose of sweaty-palmed fan service. Marvelous and Tamsoft’s new musou brawler is rife with pendulous teenage pugilists, out-of-control upskirts, and breast physics that are so outrageous they...

The Evil Within Review

The Evil Within Review

Oct 19, 2014

The Evil Within Experience: An open letter to Bethesda and Tango Gameworks       Guys, we have a problem. Earlier this week I eagerly awaited a new survival horror game by one of my favorite game designers Shinji Mikami. I asked Francis to let me cover the review and absolutely couldn’t wait to play the game. But this… this is sick....

Hack Magic Woman- Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers Review

Hack Magic Woman- Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers Review

Oct 15, 2014

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers needs a witch doctor, stat.   Do you ever have a really bad night that you can trace back to a single thing? Maybe it ends with a huge argument with someone you live with, all because you put off doing the dishes one time too many. Maybe it even ends in a breakup, all because your significant other made some offhand...