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Our Review System

Scoring games is a difficult task. Too often we see people arguing over a game’s score it should or should not have received instead of focusing on the game’s merits...

by Caleb "Soapbox" Lott on November 21, 2014 in 'Uncategorized'
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Evolve “Big Alpha” PC Preview

For those who know me, it’s been well stated that I’m a skeptic of Evolve. While on its own, the game is fine; it just feels a bit out of place in the current gaming...

by Elijah Beahm on November 6, 2014 in 'Opinion'
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Still Alive! Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City

I’m impressed, Slant Six, I really am. It’s rare I find a game this bad. Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City is -impressively- bad. Stupendously so. It’s a...

by Elijah Beahm on October 31, 2014 in 'Series'
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Tour the Terrifying: Top 8 Haunted Places in Gamin...

Rather than take a long and likely uneventful walk on a local paranormal tour or watch yet another boring B-horror movie on Netflix, why not take a real test of fear this Halloween,...

by Kim Berkley on October 26, 2014 in 'Features'
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Still Alive! Aliens: Colonial Marines

It’s that time again folks. For those of you just joining us, welcome! Still Alive! is our ongoing series about multiplayer games that still cling to life long after...

by Elijah Beahm on October 24, 2014 in 'Series'
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Puppets and Destiny: There Are No Next-Gen Games (...

We really love calling our new game releases “next-gen” and “new-gen”, don’t we? We flaunt the number of zombies on screen for Dead Rising 3...

by Elijah Beahm on October 23, 2014 in 'Opinion'
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Still Alive! Dead Space 2: Outbreak

Oh boy, this one. This is a game that’s been repeatedly called out as not being unique and tacked-on. At many times, it’s been one of the poster children alongside...

by Elijah Beahm on October 17, 2014 in 'Series'
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Legend of Grimrock 2 Review

Note: Due to some technical difficulties with Steam, I have been unable to complete this game prior to release. This post will concern my thoughts on my experiences with the game...

by Caleb "Soapbox" Lott on October 17, 2014 in 'Reviews'