Previews

Fresh elements being added to the formula — Sorcerer King preview

by 3 months ago

The strategy genre is one that has been dominated by Sid Meier's Civilization franchise for many years now. Instead of providing an alternate history take with the gameplay, developer Stardock …

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Fun in Motion – Grey Goo

by 3 months ago

The RTS genre is one that I think is desperately in need of reinvention. Not considering a few really great titles, the genre has laid stagnant for a very long …

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Hands-on with Halo 5: Guardians’ Multiplayer Beta

by 3 months ago

Halo 5: Guardians may be one of the most anticipated upcoming exclusives right now for Microsoft. The follow-up to Halo 4 and the second in a new trilogy, it has …

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Hands on with Roguelike Card Game Hand of Fate

by 4 months ago

Calling any kind of card/deck-management game a "roguelike" seems like a marketing move destined for parody. Yes, I know - there's a randomization element (it's called "shuffling"), which leads right …

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Taking Battlefield Hardline’s new Hotwire mode for a ride

by 4 months ago

Electronic Arts debuted its new game mode Hotwire for the upcoming Battlefield Hardline, in demo form, at last weekend's Playstation Experience. A strange mix of vehicular combat and traditional Battlefield …

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A few rounds with Mortal Kombat X at PSX

by 4 months ago

At last weekend's Playstation Experience, I got the chance to play a few matches of a new installment in a classic franchise, Mortal Kombat X. Featuring a bevy of new …

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Hands-on with a few waves of Dungeon Defenders 2 on PS4

by 4 months ago

Dungeon Defenders 2 was on showcase at Sony's Playstation Experience, and we got a chance to play through one of the game's levels and talk a bit with the devs. …

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First impressions of Loadout’s console debut at PSX

by 4 months ago

Loadout, a third-person shooter with a quirky sense of humor and billions of customization options, has already made a splash on PC. Developer Edge of Reality, however, doesn't seem content …

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Hands-on with Chroma Squad, the Power Rangers sim-RPG

by 4 months ago

Some games have you save the world. Some have you rescue the princess, or journey to a foreign land. But how many let you take over a studio and produce …

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Monkeyin’ around with Jungle Rumble, a new rhythm-puzzler for Vita

by 4 months ago

Jungle Rumble, the new Vita title from Disco Pixel, is a fascinating hybrid of puzzle and rhythm, mixed with a perfect amount of cartoon monkey antic. You take command of …

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Hands-on with Lost Orbit, a breakneck-speed space adventure

by 4 months ago

PixelNAUTS, an indie Canadian developer behind the environments in 2013's Contrast, were at the Playstation Experience with their new space-based speeder, Lost Orbit. I got a chance to check it …

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First impressions of the sketched-up new shooter Drawn to Death

by 4 months ago

One of the big announcements at the Playstation Experience was David Jaffe's newest game, a multiplayer third-person arena shooter called Drawn to Death. Featuring a variety of colorful characters and …

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