Games, eSports, culture.

Published: 3 days ago

Mark Hamill talks Star Citizen, Wing Commander & Star Wars

Interesting comments from him. More interestingly, I have serious doubts that Star Citizen will ever actually release because the dev team, lead by Chris Roberts, keep coming up with new and silly ways to draw cash from the fanbase. It’s a ludicrously large project …

Published: 6 days ago

Hollow Knight: Ferocious Foes [trailer]

This is a game made by someone who quit his full-time job to pursue his passion of making a game. And while it bares all the hallmarks of a typical side-scrolling Metroidvania type of title, this looks fantastic and has a certain feel to …

Published: 6 days ago

Fallout 4: Someone spent 20 hours on a giant, animated tower

20 hours. Twenty. Holy god. Also the video is timed perfectly to the song.

Published: 1 month ago

WarOwl reviews Steam Controller

I’ll post my own impressions up once I’ve spent more time with it, but for now, enjoy WarOwl’s impressions with several different titles/genres. Including a little easter egg filled with funny during the video.

Published: 1 month ago

Ratchet & Clank movie trailer

This trailer literally opens with the words “in a world,” so god help us all. The jokes feel very forced, but to be fair it’s a kids film. It looks well animated, but certainly not to a Pixar standard. And the characters are established …

Published: 1 month ago

Halo 5 could come to PC

Halo 5 is coming. You can tell because every bus, train & billboard in the western world is telling you this fact. A secondary fact is that the title is exclusive to the Xbox One. However, franchise director Frank O’ Connor said that there …

Published: 1 month ago

FIFA 16 review

Before you read this review, let’s just review FIFA 15. In fact, read my review of FIFA 15 last year. Don’t worry, I’ll wait. … Right, now that you’ve done that, let’s talk. First Thing’s First… – The menu is the same. – The …

Published: 1 month ago

Halo 5: Guardians impressions

Ok, there’s a pre-release version of Halo 5 doing the rounds in review-land. And instead of doing a review (that’s unfair without the final product and real story arc to critique), here’s my impressions of the game so far. Note: there are slight spoilers …

Published: 1 month ago

New Adrift gameplay footage released

This is another one of those games that seems to be endlessly not released, despite how much I want it to be on my hard drive! It is due in Q1 ’16, though.

Published: 2 months ago

LARPing saved my life

Fascinating mini-doc by Vice. It focuses on what most tend to think of as a subset of video game culture, but LARPers don’t consider what they do in that realm at all.