Impressions

Ghost party — early impressions of ghoulish party-shooter Extreme Exorcism

by 1 day ago

“Don’t stop moving.” Those three words are how Mike Christatos, president of Golden Ruby Games, summed up their new game to me, and in my time spent running from apparitions …

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Call of Duty Black Ops III beta impressions

by 1 week ago

Many await this holiday season for the same reason as the past few years: a new Call of Duty. This time the crew behind the wildly successful Black Ops series …

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Tales from the Borderlands: “Escape Plan Bravo” — Retroactive futility

by 2 weeks ago

[UPDATE: After discussing the latest episode of Tales from the Borderlands, we were made aware that “Escape Plan Bravo” actually contains an ending separate to the one we got when …

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Life is Strange Episode Four “Dark Room” impressions

by 4 weeks ago

Note: We try to keep these impressions as spoiler-free as possible, but due to the events in episode three of Life is Strange, there will be mild spoilers for anyone …

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Game of Thrones: “A Nest of Vipers” – A tale of two sons

by 1 month ago

[The following is part five of our ongoing impressions of Game of Thrones. Check out our thoughts on episode four, “Sons of Winter,” here] For as much as Game of …

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Rising Tide brings undersea colonies to Civilization Beyond Earth

by 2 months ago

We’ve colonized through the ages, we’ve built impressive armies, and we’ve even taken to the stars, but for the first time we are going to take our territorialism to the …

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Pillars of Eternity The White March Part 1 brings impressive new features

by 2 months ago

    The team at Obsidian are Grandmaster storytellers. Fallout 3 was a hit, but it’s Fallout: New Vegas that is regarded as the better installment. It was no surprise that their …

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    King’s Quest champions the triumphant return of adventure gaming

    by 2 months ago

    There are times in your life when you start a project and in your heart of hearts you know what you are doing is right. You feel it deep in …

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    5 Reasons PlanetSide 2 Beats Destiny

    by 2 months ago

    I try not to think about it much, but there was a brief period of my life not too long ago when I was deeply ingrained in playing Destiny. No …

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    Tales from the Borderlands: “Catch a Ride” – Pandoran scavenger hunt

    by 2 months ago

    [The following is part three of our ongoing impressions of Tales from the Borderlands. Check out our thoughts on episode two, “Atlas Mugged,” here.] As someone who has been beating …

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    Guitar Hero Live iterates the music genre

    by 2 months ago

    Guitar Hero Live isn’t the game you might be used to, and for a good while that had me worried.  You see, I’m a died-in-the-wool button-clicking Guitar Hero classic fan.  …

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    Game of Thrones “Sons of Winter” – Signs of life

    by 3 months ago

    If there's one thing to say about Game of Throne's fourth episode "Sons of Winter," it’s that it has shaken off much of what has held the episodic series back: …

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