PC Reviews

Rediscovering Sound — Wicked Audio’s Reverb Headphones

by 5 months ago

I so often find myself utilizing less­ than ­ideal mechanisms for the enjoyment of music and game audio (my buzzing car stereo, rattling TV speakers, or the tinny whistles of …

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A linage of strategy – Crowntakers review

by 5 months ago

I made a lot of strange and entertaining comparisons during my time with Crowntakers. Among the first was Infinity Blade, where I originally encountered the now popular theme of playing …

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Crude repetition — Randal’s Monday Review

by 5 months ago

Nostalgia isn’t always a good goal for a game. In some cases, it’s better to take past ideas and expand on them, innovate on them, rather than simply recreate them. …

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Starpoint Gemini 2 – the spacefarer’s guide to the galaxy

by 5 months ago

Exploring space is an endeavor for the patient; there’s a vast amount of area to cover and the scenery doesn’t change very often. But when you do see something unique …

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

by 5 months 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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Souls for newbies — Lords of the Fallen Review

by 5 months ago

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and the developers of Lords of the Fallen have made it no secret that they aim to recreate the magic of the Souls …

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Shadowrun: Dragonfall – Director’s Cut – Time to ante up, Chummer

by 5 months ago

I've never felt more confident in the Shadowrun gaming revival than after having played Dragonfall Director's Cut. It seemed that Harebrained Schemes were on the right track after successfully Kickstarting …

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A strong start to a long journey — Dreamfall Chapters: Book One Review

by 5 months ago

Episodic games are a challenge to evaluate on a by-release basis. The sagas are usually a sum of their parts rather than standalone works, and so it’s hard to understand …

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0-16 — Front Page Sports Football review

by 5 months ago

One of the appealing aspects of sports simulation games is the depth of control, stat-geeking, and overall full immersion into the strategic side of sports.  The trade-off is usually a …

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Ancient Space Review – lost in space

by 5 months ago

Ancient Space is a story-driven, singleplayer real-time strategy game that takes place in - you guessed it - space. It's very reminiscent of Homeworld. However, unlike Homeworld, I did not …

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Beyond your expectations- Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth review

by 5 months ago

Sid Meier’s Civilization series has enjoyed a long lasting and beloved place in the halls of gaming history. It’s tenacious, creative, and often quirky approach to interactively retelling the history …

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Netgear Nighthawk X4 Router in-depth review

by 5 months ago

It isn’t all Dragon Age and Rock Band drums for me - my real-world job is even more geeky than that.  I’m the Manager of Production Network Engineering for one …

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