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Autosport asphyxiation — GRID: Autosport review

by 3 weeks ago

Most racing games are way too easy. Kick the vehicle into high gear, smash through braking opponents, take shortcuts when available, never play by the rules of the road and …

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A gem of a game — Splendor review

by 3 weeks ago

Poker chips, cards, and a few cardboard tiles. The unassuming components make Splendor appear quaint. The cover of the box show an elderly gentleman holding several different gemstones, as if …

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A Song of War — A Game of Thrones: The Board Game, 2nd Edition

by 3 weeks ago

As a late-thirty something, I grew up when strategy board gaming reached its zenith of popularity and execution. Diplomacy remains the gold standard for hardcore paranoia for serious hobbyists with …

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Take two cloves of garlic and call me in the morning – Gothic Doctor review

by 3 weeks ago

Medical school never prepared you for this. You are well versed in state-of-the-art 1850s medical treatment - prescribing arsenic for cholera patients, or a generous application of leeches for typhoid. …

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We marvel at the updates that Heroes 2015 brings

by 3 weeks ago

Marvel Heroes 2015 isn't a new title so much as a patch to Marvel Heroes, so why are we reviewing it? Well in fact the changes have been significant, from …

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Dis-Kinected : Sports Rivals sets the bar too low.

by 4 weeks ago

If you’re one of the millions of owners of the Xbox One console, you might find it odd that the Kinect camera has barely any motion control games. Though It’s …

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Establishing your very own crime syndicate – Dominare

by 4 weeks ago

Any good black box conceals the nasty insides that make it work. The city of Tempest is no different. Such a prosperous city is sure to have several underground forces …

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A dream within a dream – Dixit Origins review

by 1 month ago

Dixit may be the only Spiel des Jahres winner named after a logical fallacy. The Latin phrase "ipse dixit" refers to the fallacious "argument from authority." Out here in the real …

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Out of formation- Ace Combat Infinity review

by 1 month ago

When I tallied my first impressions of Ace Combat Infinity a few months ago, I admitted that while I’d come to a few conclusions about what the game would finally …

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Treads, Lasers and Gears, Oh My! – Volt

by 1 month ago

I love everything about robots, from their motors to their circuit boards, mapping algorithms and motion planning algorithms. Both real and fictional 'bots fascinate me. So much that I went …

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Fighter’s Union — Ultra Street Fighter IV review

by 1 month ago

When you were young, you only had two real outlets for releasing the innate violent urges which dwell deep in each and every young soul.  You could accost the other …

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William Wallace with a bazooka – Duel of Ages II Basic Set and Master Set review

by 1 month ago

Blackbeard the Pirate is on a mission. He cautiously descends the slope of the mesa until his goal, Lith's Lair, is in sight. His quest: to offer one of the …

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