PROFILE:

Christian DeCoster is a freelance writer and indie developer. Before writing at Gaming Trend, he wrote for GameSkinny. Enjoys horror movies good and bad, as well as Southern Bastards, the best comic no one's reading, and weird indie games.

Posts by Christian DeCoster:

Dragon Warrior: Dragon Quest Heroes II

by 1 day ago

With most Dynasty Warriors games and spinoffs, you have a good idea of what you’re going to get going in: big maps with multiple objectives, huge amounts of enemy soldiers, …

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Star-Bored: Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Tangled Up in Blue review

by 2 days ago

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Episode One: Tangled Up in Blue sounds like the sort of game that would be perfect for Telltale Games.  While the studio has received acclaim …

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Classic adventure game-a-reno: Thimbleweed Park review

by 2 weeks ago

Point-and-click adventure games are in a weird state, where every new game is supposed to be the one that brings the genre back from the dead. New games in the …

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Oh brother, where art thou?: The Walking Dead: A New Frontier: Above the Law review

by 4 weeks ago

I have a feeling that, when The Walking Dead: A New Frontier releases all of its episodes, it’s going to be one of Telltale’s most loved and most hated properties. …

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What if God was one of us? Skyforge preview

by 4 weeks ago

The end goal of all MMORPGs is to be the most powerful, but Skyforge takes that one step further: rather than tell the story of your adventures, Skyforge aims to …

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Funyarinpa for the whole family: Zero Escape: The Nonary Games

by 1 month ago

999: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors, AKA 999, is a game I generally refer to as either “the best game no one’s played” or “that awesome visual novel with …

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Squids, Karts, and Arms: Hands on with Nintendo at PAX East

by 1 month ago

Nintendo had a robust showing at this year’s PAX, with a total of eight demos available for the public, and I braved the lines to preview them. This year was …

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Krogan power: Mass Effect Andromeda hands-on at PAX

by 1 month ago

While Mass Effect has dabbled in online multiplayer before, the series is known to most for its story-based single player mode. Because of this, it’s a little strange that the …

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Half a game at half the price: Dying: Reborn review

by 2 months ago

Dying: Reborn actually intrigued me from the first trailer; a first-person escape-the-room game using the PSVR sounded like a pretty fun time, the jump scares looked exciting, and the fish-headed …

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Playing God: Torment: Tides of Numenera review

by 2 months ago

When it first launched on Kickstarter, Torment: Tides of Numenera seemed like a dream come true. A spiritual successor to the innovative 90’s PC RPG Planescape Torment, set in a …

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Dynasty, gorier: Berserk and the Band of the Hawk review

by 2 months ago

Berserk and Dynasty warriors seem like a match made in gaming heaven. After all, both feature similar elements: a one-man-army with a ridiculous weapon facing down hordes of enemies in …

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Who would win in a fight?- For Honor preview

by 3 months ago

Written by Christian DeCoster and Rachel "Rei" Berry For Honor is, in my mind, the ultimate elementary school “who’d win in a fight” game.  With the classic mix of Samurai, …

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