Horizon Preview: Houston, We Have a Visual
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Horizon Preview: Houston, We Have a Visual

Horizon is a 4x strategy game that lets you explore the galaxy, expand your population into other star systems, exploit resources on a planetary scale and exterminate those alien races you come into contact with. Offering ten different civilizations to encounter and interact with, your primary focus is in building up humanity’s nascent space faring … Continue reading

Insurgency Preview: We Can’t Just All Get Along
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Insurgency Preview: We Can’t Just All Get Along

So there’s this game called Insurgency, which has people running around shooting each other and trying to capture objectives from a first person point of view. Despite the decidedly modern feel of the warfare, and initial impressions of familiarity, there’s actually a little bit of a niche here that the developers, New World Interactive, are … Continue reading

Storm Review: “If patience is worth anything…”
Xbox LIVE Arcade Reviews

Storm Review: “If patience is worth anything…”

When you hear “physics-based-puzzle-game” do you cringe, or get a little bit giddy? What reaction takes place is likely dependent not on objective feelings of the genre itself, but of your experience with particular titles. Ever since Angry Birds and Peggle took off, games of this nature have been struggling to share the limelight – … Continue reading

Zack Zero Review: What’s In A Score? That Which We Call A Zero, By Any Other Name Would Still Suck As Much
PC/Mac Reviews

Zack Zero Review: What’s In A Score? That Which We Call A Zero, By Any Other Name Would Still Suck As Much

Sometimes game developers make my job really easy. Sometimes they make games that are truly innovative, narratively engaging, beautiful to behold and possessed of so many virtues one cannot help but extol them. Like Skyrim. Sometimes developers make my job really easy by making games that are so horrible you can barely stand to play … Continue reading