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:

Galactic Civilizations III trailer released, alpha coming March 27

by 1 year 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 1 year 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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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Payday 2: Armored Transport hitting Steam tomorrow

by 2 years ago

Payday 2 is set to pick up some new missions, guns and assorted content tomorrow with the release of Payday 2: Armored Transport on Steam. Armored car robberies and train …

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Pixellated sci-fi exploration sandbox Interstellaria heads to Kickstarter

by 2 years ago

There are two kinds of games that there can never be enough of: sandbox-style games that let you explore a vast world, and games with old-school, hard-edge, pixel-art graphics. Interstellaria …

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It’s Axes to the Throat with Fatshark’s War of the Vikings

by 2 years ago

Vikings currently have a pretty good reputation in the world. Just look at the stereotypes: those horned hats and the amusing accents, not to mention the fun examples of Hagar …

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