It’s Always Darkest Before The Dawn of War II – Breaking Old Habits

It’s Always Darkest Before The Dawn of War II – Breaking Old Habits

At some point in my life I started playing real-time strategy games. Red Alert, Total Annihilation, and KKND were all games that I played plenty of while growing up, and all influenced my style of play for this genre. Simply put, I have always adopted…

Pokken Tournament – Review

Pokken Tournament – Review

As might have been gathered from the name, the elevator pitch for Pokken Tournament is a marriage made in my own personal heaven: Pokemon and Tekken. The reality is a very different beast however, as Pokken takes cues from both series and blends them…

Risk of Rain – Review

Risk of Rain – Review

Right. Get out your indie game checklist. 2D. Check.
Retro graphics. Check.
Roguelike. Check.
Fuck this game clean off. No check! Yes. It looks like Terraria. Yes, like everything else on PSN it’s a fucking Roguelike. I should hate it but here’s the thing……

Bland Ops

Bland Ops

With the Black Ops series, some say developer Treyarch have transcended their old public dubbing as the “Call Of Duty B-team” (back when development alternated between just two studios, that is) to today become the premier outfit for the world-famous FPS franchise. Looking at…