Browsing all 12 posts in PAX East 2011.

The First Templar Interview

The First Templar Interview

Like Rome before it, it would seem that the Holy Lands during the gritty 13th century, with its backdrop of the crusades, may be the new adventure setting of choice.  The First Templar is a co-op action adventure, focussing on two Templars called Celian and…

Mortal Kombat Preview

Mortal Kombat Preview

Out of all the games that were both rumoured and confirmed for PAX East 2011, there were few that I was more excited about tasting than Mortal Kombat.  I’ve never cared much for fighters, though in the distant past I’ve played Street Fighter and a…

Swarm – Review and Interview

Swarm – Review and Interview

Some gamers tend to err on the side of sadistic.  You know who you are.  Those gamers take great pleasure in throwing their characters off cliffs, out of choppers, and in front of cars to see what will happen. They provoke the local wildlife (be …

Bastion – Preview and Interview

Bastion – Preview and Interview

“Our hero sits down, fires up his laptop and begins to type. He wants to tell people about a story he heard… the story of Bastion.” You know how every year there is an indie game that becomes available for download, a game that is…

Star Wars: The Old Republic PAX East Preview

Star Wars: The Old Republic PAX East Preview

Long queues ago, in a galaxy far far away…  I’m sorry, I couldn’t help it. The doors opened for ‘press only’ access at 9am on the second day of PAX East 2011, and I headed straight through the door in a brisk walk towards Bioware’s…