Spencer Campbell

PROFILE:

Spencer graduated from UNC Asheville with a degree in New Media in 2013. He's a game collector, snatching up cartridges and discs wherever he can.

Posts by Spencer Campbell:

How can something so pretty be so spooky? — The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

by 6 months ago

When I saw the Gamescom trailer of The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, I was unreasonably pumped.  The trailer presented an eerie detective game with puzzle mechanics and a supernatural aura. …

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Dreamfall Chapters release date announced

by 6 months ago

The Kickstarter funded episodic sequel series to The Longest Journey and Dreamfall series, Dreamfall Chapters, will be released for PC, Mac, and Linux on October 21st. Along with the release …

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March of the machines — Anomaly 2

by 6 months ago

Many of us have wasted countless hours placing buildings and defeating endless waves of enemies in tower defense games, and 11 Bit studios tries to flip the familiar formula on …

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Assassin’s Creed Unity DLC trailer takes you underneath Paris and 2.5 dimensions into China

by 6 months ago

Ubisoft has released a new season pass trailer which shows off two DLC chapters for the upcoming Assassin's Creed Unity. The first, called Dead Kings, promises to be "dark and …

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Big Pharma, a pharmaceutical strategy game announced by indie dev

by 6 months ago

Big Pharma is a pharmaceutical strategy game from the UK based indie developer Twice Circled.  The game promises to be "part biz-sim, part isometric factory/lab building sim" focused on the …

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Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Ivory King delayed

by 6 months ago

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Ivory King, the third DLC installment is being delayed on all systems according to a Bandai Namco press release.  Originally scheduled to be released …

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Notch leaves Mojang, Minecraft sold to Microsoft — “It’s not about the money. It’s about my sanity.”

by 6 months ago

In a post on his personal blog (pastebin mirror), Minecraft creator Markus Persson has stated that he's leaving Mojang in order to maintain his personal identity. I’ve become a symbol. …

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Fire, fall, repeat — Firefall

by 7 months ago

I’ve been excited for Firefall since it was announced back in 2010.  The premise seemed so promising back then -- a shooter with jetpacks and resource gathering, cel-shaded graphics and …

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Shiro Games announces Evoland 2, promises “complex story with a number of game-changing mechanics”

by 7 months ago

Shiro Games hopes to take players through the magical history of video games once more with Evoland 2, but this time with a more focused story.  The genre bending RPG …

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DS’ed and Confused: Nintendo’s baffling mission to obscure their next handheld

by 7 months ago

On paper, Nintendo’s new 3DS model seems like a pretty legitimate grab at hardcore gamers. It features two extra shoulder buttons, more forgiving 3D, a new control nub, a faster …

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Dragon Age Inquisition to feature four player co-op

by 7 months ago

For the first time in the series, Bioware has announced that Dragon Age Inquisition will have four player co-op. The co-op campaign will be separate from the single-player campaign and …

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Forza Horizon 2 demo date and achievements announced

by 7 months ago

If you've been waiting to play Microsoft's exclusive racing game Forza Horizon 2 but haven't been able to make it to the plethora of events it's been showcased at, then …

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