Monthly Archives: May 2016

Farewell, Blizzard

Warning!  This is long and ranty and link heavy!  [Links will open in new tabs] I remember Silicon and Synapse.  You might not, but I do.  They weren't big enough to work on their own projects, so they did ports of other games to various other consoles.  None of these ports were particularly big, but…
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… WRUP…

  ...   Greywolfe (Twitter, YouTube): allllllll the king's quests! well, really just king's quest 6, but i'm trying to play a bit more of that after i've been neglecting it for weeks at a time.  gateway is done.  spore is done.  i need to figure out games to replace those. Yoda0VGs (Twitter): Overwatch o.0…
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The Murky Rise Of Tabletop Simulators

I played a lot of Magic:  The Gathering when it came out. Like. A lot. From 1994 onward, I attended weekly events, playtested in a group for competitions I would enter, played against the computer when the Microprose product came out and poured over lists of cards as they were released to find new strategies…
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My Review of Dark Souls 3, and Why I Love the Series

I love Dark Souls Maybe it's a latent masochistic part of me who likes this sort of punishing and unforgiving game play, maybe it's the fact that nowadays games are so full of assistance and hand holding that they basically play themselves, but there's something about this series that grabs me and won't let go.…
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Calling all Space Marines

Some more Dawn of War badassery has been announced. Produced by Relic Entertainment, the same folks originally that gave us Space Marine (Now owned by Sega) this will be Dawn of War 3. The new installment claims to involve Orbital Lasers and various giant units. Just check out the trailer here on the official website.…
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