Victor Grunn

PROFILE:

Victor Grunn has been a gamer since the days of single-button joysticks and the Atari 800XL. When not lamenting the loss of the Ultima series or setting people on fire in Team Fortress 2, he's an aspiring indie game developer and freelance writer.

Posts by Victor Grunn:

It’s all-stealth action! Styx: Master of Shadows reviewed

by 2 weeks ago

The bar for stealth action in video games has been set fairly high in the modern era of gaming. Once upon a time a game which boasted "stealth mechanics" was …

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Heads up, Rangers! Wasteland 2 Reviewed

by 2 months ago

The original Wasteland debuted way back in 1988 - a primitive time, by most measures. The internet was really only a "thing" for universities (and the more tech-inclined attendees at …

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Archeage is so enticing, you’d (probably) be willing to stand in line for it

by 2 months ago

Honestly, I don't hit the MMO genre as hard as I used to. Everquest, World of Warcraft, EVE-Online, Dungeons and Dragons Online... I've dumped a considerable amount of time into …

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Pixel Art and Roguelike Action – the Vagante Kickstarter

by 2 months ago

Pixel art, dynamically generated content and roguelike aspects. Any one of these three things will generally catch my eye and make me pull my wallet out, and given continuing surge …

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Dying Light trailer promises gore, action, more gore

by 5 months ago

While gamers often complain that there's an abundance of 'fight off the horde of zombie-like creatures' titles nowadays, SOMEone has to be buying them because they keep getting made. Dying …

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Fable Legends trailer shows of co-op gameplay, witty dialogue

by 5 months ago

Fable Legends is on the way, continuing Lionhead's ongoing fantasy RPG series. This particular foray into the Fable universe has a big emphasis on co-op gameplay, showing off four players …

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FIFA 15 Trailer released! Soccer fans, rejoice!

by 5 months ago

Soccer (often mistakenly called 'football' outside of America) is once again kicking its way into our gaming lives, continuing the famous FIFA series with FIFA 15. Normally you'd expect a …

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Dance Central Spotlight trailer released!

by 5 months ago

Harmonix has released the trailer for the upcoming Dance Central Spotlight for the Xbox One, showing off some of the smooth dancing moves we can expect from this title when …

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An early look at roguelike platformer Echoes of Eridu

by 6 months ago

At this point it's safe to say that "roguelike" has made its way into most gamers' lexicons. Dynamic level generation, punishing difficulty (often with permadeath features) and more are associated …

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This Time It Works! – Darks Souls 2 PC review & video

by 7 months ago

Dark Souls 2 has come to the PC, and while everything I wrote about the game in my PS3 review still holds true (short version: it's a fantastic game), the PC …

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Grim Dawn hands-on preview

by 7 months ago

Crate Entertainment's Grim Dawn continues to develop as a Steam Early Access title, slowly adding features, acts and content as it makes its way towards its inevitable release later this …

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Looking forward to Watch Dogs? Now look forward to the eBook!

by 7 months ago

If you've been suitably drawn in by glimpses of the Watch Dogs world but are hoping for a more cerebral and text-heavy affair than the game is likely to offer, …

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