Mike Pearce

Editor

PROFILE:

A proud Seattleite and wannabe novelist, Mike loves to travel, to eat, to drink, and to play video games...excessively. If you don't think tattoos, scotch, soccer and 80's synth go together, you haven't met him.

Posts by Mike Pearce:

Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds: Let’s Play Episode #14

by 5 days ago

This week, news editor Joe DeClara and I teamed up for some nail-biting Playerunknown's Battlegrounds. I captured some footage from this shooter during its alpha stage, which took place shortly …

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Running from the cops in Watch Dogs 2: Let’s Play Episode #13

by 2 weeks ago

Watch Dogs 2 is best played with a friend. It's got hacking, shootouts, car chases, and a damn good soundtrack. Check out our review here. This week, editor Joe DeClara …

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The Return of the Trap King: Orcs Must Die! Unchained Let’s Play Episode #12

by 3 weeks ago

Editor Hunter Wolfe, also known as the "Trap King," returns to help Mike construct more hallways of death in this continuation of last week's episode. This time around, Hunter and …

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Scouting, sniping, sneaking, and shooting: Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 Review

by 3 weeks ago

A few months ago, I played through Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3’s beta and was roundly impressed. Needless to say, both my excitement and my expectations were running high prior to …

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Orcs Must Die! Unchained: Let’s Play Episode #11

by 4 weeks ago

I'm a sucker for tower defense games and, as it happens, editor Hunter Wolfe just recently published his glowing review of Orcs Must Die! Unchained for PC. Being the gentlemen that …

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Beautiful but bittersweet: Dawn of War III Review

by 1 month ago

The Dawn of War franchise is divisive. The first two entries in the series are a bit like geometry and trigonometry—you only enjoy one or the other, not both (real …

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Narco Road madness: Let’s Play Episode #10

by 1 month ago

Last week, editor Zach Faber helped me take down DJ Perico, Santa Blanca's eccentric radio personality, from the vanilla version of Ghost Recon: Wildlands. In order to mark today's release …

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Capturing Wildlands’ infamous DJ: Let’s Play Episode #9

by 1 month ago

On this week's Let's Play episode, Zach Faber helps me take down Bolivia's obnoxious radio personality (aka DJ Perico). Through a series of hilarious free fall mishaps, motorcycle crashes, and friendly-fire grenades, …

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Finally, we won a match: Let’s Play Episode #8

by 2 months ago

The title just about says it all. Editor Zach Faber and I lost a frustratingly continuous string of matches during Relic’s Dawn of War III closed beta. Zach is brand …

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The Emperor compels you to read this: Dawn of War III closed beta

by 2 months ago

I’m an outspoken Warhammer 40,000 fanatic and the biggest Dawn of War series fan I know. I’m also a fiend for RTS games, and strangely, one of the few RTS …

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Mired in mediocrity: Vikings—Wolves of Midgard review

by 2 months ago

I had my first experience with Vikings—Wolves of Midgard last year. Although my time with the game was limited, there were some key areas in need of tweaking. Even for …

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More firepower, more freedom: Let’s Play Episode #7

by 2 months ago

    This week, Gaming Trend's Let's Play series goes back a few years. After succumbing to a great deal of peer pressure--entirely from news editor Joe--I finally grabbed a copy of Helldivers (Joe …

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