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:

A quick look at [code]

by 9 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 9 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 10 months 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 10 months 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 10 months 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 11 months 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 11 months 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 11 months 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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You will burn your teammates to death! Magicka: Wizard Wars hands-on

by 11 months ago

The original Magicka was a fast fan-favorite - a mix of a light-hearted fantasy storyline, an incredibly innovative magical combat system, and quite possibly the thickest Scandinavian accents in all …

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Evolution is overrated – Defense Technica

by 11 months ago

Tower defense games have been a gaming staple for years now, and Kuno Interactive’s Defense Technica bills itself as the “the next evolution” for the genre. The problem with evolution …

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Orks, guns and level restarts – Shadowrun Returns (iOS) review

by 12 months ago

Shadowrun Returns is another incredible Kickstarter success story, a game whose developers asked for 400k in funds and ended up with close to 2 million by the time all was …

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Gaming Trend Podcast 10//02//2013–Mechs and Muskets

by and 12 months ago

Welcome back to the Gaming Trend Podcast!  This week Atlas and Victor are joined by Zach Barth--creator of SpaceChem and Ironclad Tactics!  Our heroes talk about what they've been playing …

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