Previews

Call of Duty in Space – Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare preview

by 6 months ago

I hear it from my friends every year. “Another November, another Call of Duty” -- clearly fans are feeling a bit of fatigue for the franchise. Last year we saw …

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PAX West 2016: Final Fantasy XV hands-on

by 6 months ago

It’s unlikely that there are many games more highly anticipated than Final Fantasy XV. During PAX West, I had the opportunity to try it out for an hour. But before …

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Join the family: Children of Morta Preview

by 6 months ago

You know you’ve found a good game when you complete the beta and are inherently disappointed that you have to wait like everyone else for the full version. This was …

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Kicking off the rust – Destiny: Rise of Iron preview

by 6 months ago

September marks the start of the third year for Bungie's popular shared-world shooter, Destiny, and the upcoming expansion, Rise of Iron, will serve as its vanguard. With the spotty first year behind them, …

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Musical magnum opus: The Metronomicon preview

by 6 months ago

There are times when a game pops out of nowhere and instantly knocks me off my feet. Kasedo Games and Puuba’s The Metronomicon is one of those titles; the game’s …

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Planet Coaster Alpha 2 preview – Unlimited potential

by 6 months ago

I make the most unrealistic and gut-destroying roller coaster my mind can imagine. It’s twisted, it’s fast, it dives under the ground, and scrapes the sky. I can’t imagine that …

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Urban Empire demo: If you build it, they will come…maybe

by 7 months ago

Picture House of Cards as a video game in your mind's eye. Go ahead, just try it. Ok, now think of your favorite SimCity. Take those two visions, modify the …

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Suddenly awestruck by Sudden Strike 4

by 7 months ago

I didn’t think I’d ever be writing this. 2008 saw the release of Sudden Strike 3, but it wasn’t received well, having been criticized for terrible pathfinding and squandered potential. …

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First impressions of Vikings—Wolves of Midgard

by 7 months ago

Vikings are badass. Full of giants, gods, elves, and dwarves, their mythology is too. These things are a natural foundation for video games. They provide a rich background and a …

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Of Gods and Chaos: Okhlos Preview

by 7 months ago

Okhlos reads like a tongue-in-cheek history lesson on Ancient Greece and plays like a surprisingly brutal roguelike that hinges on your ability to manage a horde of Greece's more underrepresented …

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A first look at the MMO soccer simulator 90 Minute Fever

by 7 months ago

As fun and dynamic playing sport simulation titles is, there’s always been a looming sense of loneliness in the games, even with the best of the genre.  90 Minute Fever seeks …

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Epic’s action packed, approachable MOBA: Paragon

by 7 months ago

It’s no secret that MOBAs are immensely popular. With heavyweights like League of Legends, Smite, and DOTA 2, the genre has exploded in popularity. In fact, the upcoming DOTA 2 …

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