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:

Let’s play some Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands

by 2 months ago

    This week Joe and Mike (or, Swoots, as Joe likes to him) are in the fictional narco-state of Bolivia fighting the dreaded Santa Blanca cartel. Bullets go flying, stuff gets blown up, …

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    Joe shows Mike the ropes: Let’s Play Episode #3

    by 2 months ago

      News editor Joe is a huge Hearthstone fan and has been asking Mike to give it a shot for weeks. So, for this week's episode, Joe finally gets to pass …

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      Mike and Joe Shoot Each Other: Let’s Play Episode #2

      by 2 months ago

        For this week's Let's Play, editors Joe DeClara and Mike Pearce decided it'd be a good idea to kill some zombies. As the post-Valentine's Day zombie purge progressed, Mike and Joe …

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        Strategy-lite, filthy casual’s delight: Halo Wars 2 review

        by 2 months ago

        Halo Wars 2, in many ways, picks up right where the original Halo Wars left off. The story jumps forward through slip space 28 years and straight into the current …

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        Gaming Trend’s New Series: Let’s Play

        by 3 months ago

          Welcome to Gaming Trend's new gameplay series. Each week, editor Mike Pearce (that's me) will be teaming up with other members of Gaming Trend. Together we'll be playing all sorts …

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          Feast your eyes on a Halo Wars 2 campaign mission [spoiler alert]

          by 3 months ago

          Eager to catch a glimpse of the UNSC taking on the Banished? Well, look no further. Here's the entire third mission from the upcoming Halo Wars 2 campaign. Beware of …

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          From Georgia with blood: Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 Beta

          by 3 months ago

          I got my first taste of CI Games’ Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 during PAX West 2016 last September. Until then, I’d never played any of the previous entries in the …

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          Not close and no cigar: M.E.R.C. Preview

          by 3 months ago

          M.E.R.C. is a new real-time tactical shooter from TinyMob Games that released on Steam’s Early Access program earlier this month. Set in a not-so-distant dystopian future, you command a team …

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          For Honor gets three new class trailers

          by 3 months ago

            Today, Ubisoft revealed trailers for three classes—The Nobushi, The Valkyrie, and the Lawbringer—that will be available immediately when For Honor launches. Here they are:   The Nobushi   The Nobushi …

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          Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands is getting a live-action video

          by 4 months ago

          Ubisoft is teaming up with Amazon and Twitch to shoot a live-action video titled War Within the Cartel in anticipation of the upcoming open-world shooter, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Wildlands. …

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          A creepy day in the neighborhood: Hello Neighbor Alpha

          by 4 months ago

          I’ve never played a game like Dynamic Pixels’ Hello Neighbor. It’s stealthy but playful, creepy but colorful, and sprinkled with light horror and humor. The game is currently in its …

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          Grim and dark: Space Hulk: Deathwing review

          by 4 months ago

          Games Workshop’s Warhammer 40,000 universe is massive in size and complexity. Its richness, diversity, thoroughly fleshed-out story, and overwhelming sense of mysterious intrigue have made it an obvious choice for …

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