Previews

previews

Flinthook preview: A gripping rogue-lite adventure
1 year ago

Flinthook preview: A gripping rogue-lite adventure

This year’s PAX East was filled with tons of indie rogue-likes and rogue-lites. There were a number that were fun to play, but there was one making its first PAX …
Read More

Thimbleweed Park is the adventure of 'a total a**hole'
1 year ago

Thimbleweed Park is the adventure of 'a total a**hole'

"Ransom is probably the worst part of the game. He's like a total a**hole, right?"

That's Ron Gilbert, co-creator of Thimbleweed Park on Ransom, a dirty-joke-telling clown you'll love to …
Read More

Mekazoo preview: Crafty, colorful co-op
1 year ago

Mekazoo preview: Crafty, colorful co-op

Imagine a modern day co-op platformer that not only forces you to sit next to your friend but also actually requires you to cooperate. As crazy as that idea may …
Read More

Shiny preview: Working class hero
1 year ago

Shiny preview: Working class hero

At first glance, Shiny looks like a video game version of the hit Disney movie WALL-E. It features a robot named Kramer who is living in a post-apocalyptic world. His …
Read More

In I Want to Be Human, you'll cause a bloody mess and call it a tampon
1 year ago

In I Want to Be Human, you'll cause a bloody mess and call it a tampon

I can't remember ever having heard someone called a tampon or a dildohead before my time with Sinclair Strange's I Want to Be Human at PAX East this past weekend. …
Read More

Lumo preview: Shining bright
1 year ago

Lumo preview: Shining bright

To be honest, I had never heard of Lumo before playing the 30-minute demo provided to me for this preview. I’ve attended a number of major gaming conventions in the …
Read More

The Banner Saga 2 is shaping up to be just another (great) sequel
1 year ago

The Banner Saga 2 is shaping up to be just another (great) sequel

The Banner Saga 2 is a sequel, and that’s something you could intuit without even noticing the 2 in its title. All you have to do is play Stoic’s latest …
Read More

Prison Architect preview: Breaking out the strategy on Xbox One
2 years ago

Prison Architect preview: Breaking out the strategy on Xbox One

As much as I love video games, I’m just not a PC gamer. My day job sees me sitting at a PC all day, so when I get home from …
Read More

Traversing the world of Livelock
2 years ago

Traversing the world of Livelock

The second annual PAX South took place this past weekend in San Antonio, TX and topped the inaugural showing with more to see and do, showcasing some of the newest games …
Read More

Dungeon of the Endless preview: Endless despair and a glimmer of hope
2 years ago

Dungeon of the Endless preview: Endless despair and a glimmer of hope

Having never heard of Dungeon of the Endless before, I assumed it was a dungeon crawler RPG. Haha — not even close. Dungeon of the Endless is a clever roguelike-like …
Read More

Top
Proudly hosted by Caro Engineered Hosting
-->