Ghostrunner Review

Ghostrunner505 Games / One More Level Just like games with pixilated graphics, platformers have been making a pretty decent comeback as of late. These are mainly of the 2D variety where things are more or less clear, as to where you should guide your digital avatar. 3D platformers, on the other hand, can be a…

Amnesia: Rebirth Review

Amnesia: RebirthFrictional Games Back in 2010, a little game developer called Frictional Games blew the lid off of horror game conventions with their sleeper-hit, Amnesia: The Dark Descent. Infamously, they generated thousands of YouTubers with annoyingly goofy thumbnailed videos, trying to guide people through the game in Valley Girl accents. Their ultra-conformity aside, The Dark…

Baldur’s Gate III Early Access Review

Baldur’s Gate IIILarian Studios The first Dungeons & Dragons role-playing ruleset was published back in 1974 by game designers, Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson. It dramatically differed from the fantasy games that preceded it because it centered on individual characters that people created and played, rather than grand scale wargames. As Dungeons & Dragons blossomed…

Warhammer Underworlds: Online Review

Warhammer Underworlds: OnlineSteel Sky Productions When I was a kid I used to check out the Warhammer miniatures featured in the local game stores but their astronomical prices prevented me from purchasing them; were never intended for children—which is why adult men were their main target demographic. However, the Total War: Warhammer franchise and other…

Hades Review

HadesSupergiant Games Supergiant Games has always had a penchant of developing games that garner critical acclaim from both critics and fans alike. Bastion (2011), Transistor (2014), Pyre (2017), and now their latest digital offering—Hades. Like their previous games, Hades sports over-exaggerated, almost cartoonish graphics that are virtual kaleidoscopes of color. The vibrant menageries on display…

Democracy 4 Early Access Review

Democracy 4Positech Games Positech Games is a one-man studio based in the United Kingdom that was created by game designer and programmer, Cliff Harris, a self-professed “gaming geek.” Cliff had an ingenious premise for a unique political game—since people always admonish politicians for doing so poorly at their posts, he’d challenge the public to do…