Category Archives: Reviews

Quick Review: The Swapper

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7DMp1uc6aJQ The Swapper is a dark, sci-fi puzzle platformer from Facepalm Games. You play as a stranded individual on the Theseus space station, which appears to have been long since abandoned. Its shadowy past revolves around research on rock samples, but the death of all the team on board has left the station in a […]

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Quick Review: Hotline Miami

http://youtu.be/VPHyMmXldjU Indie Week continues, with Hotline Miami. While this game has been out since late 2012, it has recently been a part of the Humble Bundle, but is a phenomenal example of fast paced, fluid gameplay that stays fresh and exciting depending on your choices as a player. The 16bit-ish, derezzed look to everything is […]

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Evoland is a recently released RPG title for the PC that takes itself a little less serious than most. When the game starts, you are presented with a small screen that you can only move left and right, unlocking more abilities quickly as you go (like moving up and down, attacking, etc), while the game […]

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In a cross between Hotline Miami and Splinter Cell, with a dash of Lode Runner, Gunpoint is a new indie-built platformer where spy-for-hire is thrust into a web of conspiracy and murder. Literally, the game starts with the player being thrown through a few windows and straight into action. Ultimately, a thinly threaded story that is […]

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Luchadors, platforming goodness AND meme jokes? I’m in. Guacamelee! is a Castlevania/Metroid style platformer with a ‘Day of the Dead’ feel to it. Taking control of Juan the Luchador, you will fight through skeletons, demons and more as you traverse the world of Guacamelee. A vividly created world, you will spend time in forests, deserts, […]

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This was just released by Bethesda as a follow up to the first one…No idea what they are getting at yet, but I’ll keep researching it until I have more news! Video #2: Video #1:   Check out my earlier post this morning called “Bethesda’s Next Project is not Fallout” for my thoughts on what […]

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I’m an admitted Gears of War junkie. The accessible third person shooter series has been distilled over the last few years, and ultimately met a storyline wrap up in Gears of War 3. I spent a lot of time in Gears 3′s multiplayer, even through to Judgment’s launch. This all being said, I was surprised […]

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I finally finished BioShock Infinte (some of us have to wait until the title is released before they can review it…) and all I can say is, Well done 2k Games and Irrational games…Well done! Bioshock Infinite had me completely interested and on the edge of my seat from start to finish. I laughed, I […]

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Assassin’s Creed 3 Ubisoft X360, PS3 – October 30th, 2012 WiiU – November 13th, 2012 PC – November 20th, 2012 The year is 2012 and on December 21st a catastrophic solar flare will shoot outward from the sun destroying all life on earth. That is unless you, Desmond Miles can unravel the secrets left behind […]

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