Impressions

Darkest Dungeon offers roguelike dungeon-crawling insanity! Emphasis on insanity.

by 1 month ago

I've been in the ruins for all of two hours, and already the situation is looking grim. You'd think the massive carnivorous pig-man and his projectile-vomiting piglet allies would be …

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Battlefield: Hardline beta impressions

by 2 months ago

The Battlefield: Hardline beta feels familiar, and I don’t know how I feel about that. My biggest complaint was it looked and felt like a reskinned version of Battlefield 4. …

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Game of Thrones ‘The Lost Lords’ – a review in progress

by 2 months ago

Your journey in Telltale’s Game of Thrones Episode two begins three days after the liberation of Yunkai by Daenerys Stormborn of House Targaryen.  Like episode one and the namesake show, …

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Life is Strange Episode 1 – A Chrysalis in Bloom

by 2 months ago

When observing a portrait of her hometown inside her friend’s house, Life is Strange’s protagonist Max internalizes a Thomas Wolfe quote: “You can’t go home again.” In a game littered …

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Hands-on with the Bluetooth Splash Speaker for iOS & Android

by 2 months ago

I try to be a careful, responsible guy when it comes to my precious electronic gadgets. It took exactly one unfortunate collision with the floor to wrap all of my …

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Gaming Trend PlayStation Experience Coverage

by 4 months ago

Gaming Trend Editors Kenneth Shepard and Eric Van Allen have made their sojurn to the desert (it's in Las Vegas -- no need to feel bad for them) to dig …

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A Look Inside: Brady Games’ Advanced Warfare Guide

by 4 months ago

Games are awesome, but sometimes a little difficult. It can be hard to find the one requirement to top off your achievements, or to really tell the difference between different …

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Game of Thrones ‘Iron from Ice’ – a review in progress

by 4 months ago

Cercei Lannister once said “When you play the game of thrones you win or you die. There is no middle ground.”  I didn’t have that in mind when I started …

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Tales From the Borderlands “Zer0 Sum” – A Change Worth Celebrating

by 4 months ago

More than anything else, the thing that stuck out to me most in the first episode of Tales from the Borderlands is that the game actually functions. Having played both …

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Homecoming – Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Impressions

by 5 months 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 6 months 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 6 months 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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