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I have to get it off my chest: Ken Gao’s To The Moon is fantastic! As a man, I am not afraid to admit I have emotions, so believe me when I say that I was reduced to a sobbing ball of tears after completing the game. Its story structure is perfectly crafted to evoke [...]
Bethesa has done it again. After five years since Oblivion’s critical success, they have created yet another potentially legendary hit, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Skyrim takes everything great about the series and attempts to fix everything that is bad. However, some of the bad remains. I cannot completely blame Bethesda considering the intimidating amount [...]
I must start out by saying a couple things: I have completed Demon’s Souls; I did not find it as excruciatingly difficult as everyone else did; and I am needing to reflect upon my initial feelings of it to accurately review Dark Souls. This is because Dark Souls is EXACTLY like Demon’s Souls sans a [...]
Every once in a while a game defines a genre. It gets released into the public and becomes an instant classic, to which very few games(including sequels) can live up to. In 2000, PC gamers were introduced to one of these games called Deus Ex. Deus Ex was both critically and commercially acclaimed and some [...]
For those who are not familiar with the Witcher series, it is based off a mid-90s Polish book series of the same name by Andrzej Sapkowski. Though not having personally been able to read the series since only one book of the five has been translated to English, I have heard that the Witcher games maintain the thematic elements Sapkowski establishes in the books. People are used to black and white storytelling where there is a clear line between good and evil. This is not so in the Witcher. A majority of the game is making decisions that have no clear moral binding.
Fallout: New Vegas is the latest iteration of the Fallout franchise from publisher Bethesda. Anyone who has played Fallout 3 will notice immediately that Fallout: New Vegas plays exactly the same as its predecessor. Development studio, Obsidian Entertainment, opted out of changing much of the core gameplay in hopes of riding on the success and [...]
Wow… another long one! Sorry guys! Distractions start us off as always. Wait… where did Geoff go… Oh there he is. News is next… Some news about a certain FPS coming that may want to move to other consoles? Iiiiiinteresting. After the Break… Does box art and/or packaging make an effect on how we buy [...]
So… we’ve been late enough times… why not be early for once! Distractions start us off as always. We’ve all beaten Batman… but don’t worry… we don’t spoil anything. News is next… but I bet you would have never Scene It coming. After the Break… Shane Bettenhausen joins us again to talk about 2 games [...]