Impressions

Homecoming – Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Impressions

by 2 days ago

If you’re a fan of Pokemon, you’ve likely already played the demo version of Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. Some of us at Gaming Trend recently tried out the …

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D4 is a hell of a trip, and it’s only just getting started

by 1 month ago

Did you know that airplane tires are filled with nitrogen? Apparently, it's so the tires don't burn up when the plane lands. I didn't know this until I played D4: …

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We exert maximum effort in our hands-on with Atari shooter Minimum

by 1 month ago

Minimum is a mostly traditional multiplayer shooter that tacks on some fantastic features to give it depth yet still easy to approach. The title of the game alludes to its …

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Destiny – A review in progress

by 2 months ago

So Destiny launched with over $500 million in sales, the largest launch of a new IP in history.  Since it’s unlike most other games, we figured we’d take our time …

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Get ready for another flavor of war – we go hands-on with World of Warships

by 2 months ago

First they gave us tanks, then planes, and now battleships? Wargaming.net is going the whole nine yards and giving us yet another flavor of war. World of Warships is a …

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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor puts you on the front line of the battlefield

by 2 months ago

Shadow of Mordor is ambitious, it's trying to be a lot of things at one time, and, based on my short hands-on with the game at PAX Prime this weekend, …

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Destiny Beta – What works, what doesn’t, and why it may be the best shooter yet

by 3 months ago

Destiny. It won our Best Shooter of E3 2014 against very stiff competition. It’s been a heavy topic of conversation in several of our Weekend Lineups, and it has been …

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Tales from the Borderlands brings Borderlands mechanics to Telltale’s familiar format

by 4 months ago

Before E3, I hadn't been following Tales from the Borderlands, Telltale's (of The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us fame) entry in the Borderlands series very closely.  I wasn't …

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Welcome to Nexus: First Impressions of WildStar

by 4 months ago

WildStar seems to have a bit of an identity crisis at the moment. So far the game feels like a very solid MMO that is extremely well polished, although WildStar …

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Playing the 2014 Spiel des Jahres nominees

by 4 months ago

Hobbyist gamers all over the world owe the Germans a great debt. Our Teutonic friends are largely responsible for the thriving board game hobby we enjoy today. Not only do …

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Razer’s Junglecat iPhone controller is incredible

by 5 months ago

There are a LOT of options on the market to bring controller options to the cell phone market. Well, Razer has a device they are calling Junglecat that aims to …

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Clementine is transforming right before our eyes – The Walking Dead: Season Two continues

by 5 months ago

Season Two of TellTale’s The Walking Dead is shaping up to be quite the excellent package of narrative delight. The game is more visually appealing than the first season, and …

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