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Plants Vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare PC (Post Launch...

It should be said, I firmly believe you can make a multiplayer game out of a lot of things; almost anything. Most games really do offer the potential for some great cooperative...

by Elijah Beahm on August 31, 2014 in 'Reviews'

Darkwood Preview

It takes a lot to scare me in a game, many titles both AAA and indie have failed, so it was a pleasant surprise when I was genuinely unsettled and tense while playing through the Early...

by Elijah Beahm on August 27, 2014 in 'Opinion'

Musical Moments: Halo 4

I will go ahead and say it: I like Halo 4‘s music. A lot. Back when the game was released, quite a number of reviewers and fans criticized the soundtrack claiming the...

by Caleb "Soapbox" Lott on August 25, 2014 in 'Series'
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Lovely Planet Review

Lovely Planet is a hard game to review. Not because it’s unplayable; it runs great. Not because it’s an abstract genre; it’s a first person shooter with...

by Elijah Beahm on August 21, 2014 in 'Reviews'
No More Heroes

Musical Moments: No More Heroes

Suda 51 is a mad genius. He takes pieces and bits from his loves and inspirations, mashes them up, and unleashes them on the gaming world. While there may be familiar elements in...

by Caleb "Soapbox" Lott on August 7, 2014 in 'Series'
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Abyss Odyssey Review

“When you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you.” I apologize. I am probably not the only reviewer to use a Nietzsche quote when discussing this game. However,...

by Caleb "Soapbox" Lott on August 3, 2014 in 'Reviews'

The Art of the Kill: Top Ten Most Memorable Video ...

Talking things out is all well and good, but sometimes you just gotta shoot – or bludgeon, or shred, or impale – something. When the time comes, it’s best to be prepared....

by Kim Berkley on August 3, 2014 in 'Opinion'
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Orcs Must Die! Unchained Preview

Orcs Must Die! was a surprisingly good first title for Robot Entertainment. It proved popular enough to warrant an ambitious sequel that featured co-op and a mountain of content...

by Elijah Beahm on July 31, 2014 in 'Opinion'