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:

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

by 8 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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Once more into the abyss – Dark Souls II Reviewed

by 9 months ago

Dark Souls, Demon's Souls... these are games I fell in love with the moment I played them. So much character they had! Beautifully depressing, their every environment conveying a kind …

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Blitzing Berlin! Shadowrun Returns: Dragonfall reviewed

by 9 months ago

Shadowrun Returns: Dragonfall is a rare case of DLC managing to provide a gameplay experience that not only matches the original core game content in quality, but actually surpasses it …

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Galactic Civilizations III trailer released, alpha coming March 27

by 9 months ago

Fans of the Galactic Civilizations series of games, heads up! The trailer for the next game in this acclaimed 4x strategy series is available, along with news that the alpha …

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A roguelike, dungeon-crawling masterpiece – Desktop Dungeons review

by 10 months ago

Start with all the essential ingredients to make a solid roguelike: randomly generated dungeons, multiple races, multiple classes, loot, permanent death and more. But instead of taking these individual pieces …

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Open-world puzzle solving: Hands on with Secrets of Rætikon

by 11 months ago

Broken Rules' Secrets of Rætikon is a Steam Early Access game that literally drops you out of the sky and down into a beautiful 2D world of open exploration and …

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Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed Review

by 12 months ago

Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed (hereafter Sonic Transformed) is Sega's most recent foray into the world of iOS gaming, providing some of the company's most well known characters and …

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A quick look at [code]

by 12 months ago

Mind Factory Studios is hoping to make gamers look at programming in a whole new way, and maybe let them have a little fun while doing it. Currently vying for attention …

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Hands-on with Dungeon of the Endless Steam Early Access

by 12 months ago

What do you get when you cross a roguelike dungeon crawler with a tower defense game? You get the Steam Early Access title Dungeon of the Endless, currently in alpha …

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Spears and more come to War of the Vikings – plus free to play weekend!

by 1 year ago

The last time we took a look at War of the Vikings, the Steam Early Access game was already in a promising state. The combat felt slick, the environments were …

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7th Guest kickstarter has 4 days left to meet its goal

by 1 year ago

The kickstarter for the 7th Guest 3: The Collector is down to around three days to go with 113k raised, well below the target goal of 435k. That's less of a …

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Roguelike platformer chaos done right – Risk of Rain review

by 1 year ago

Risk of Rain combines the perma-death challenge and randomized loot of a Roguelike game with old-school sidescroller platformer mechanics, all bound together with a sci-fi and pixel art presentation. The …

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