Dying Light: Bad Blood Review – A Zombie-Soaked Battle Royal Free-for-all

Dying Light: Bad Blood Techland It’s hard to believe that Techland’s zombie masterpiece has been out for over three years already. It’s highly intuitive parkouring and constant sense of tension are elements that helped to catapult Dying Light’s popularity to epic proportions. It doesn’t hurt that the game’s developers have unleashed free update after free…

Ground Branch Review – Possibly the Next Big Thing for the Tactical Shooter Genre

Ground Branch Blackfoot Studios Over the last couple of decades or so, tactical shooters have generally gone from being tactical to what I call “tac lite.” It’s hard to believe that the original Rainbow Six game came out twenty years ago, spawned from the popularity of Tom Clancy’s long-running series of the same name. By…

Rising Storm 2: Vietnam (Campaign Update) Review – Campaign Mode is a Major Game Changer!

Rising Storm 2: Vietnam Tripwire Interactive My squad mates and I were running through some trenches which snaked their way from the lower areas below Hill 937 to the foot of the hills themselves. We were playing as the United States Army and were going up against the full force of the People’s Army of…

Fear the Wolves Review – An Interesting Concept Plagued by a Few Issues

Fear the Wolves Vostok Games/Focus Home Interactive Since the downfall of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, many gamers (myself included) have been looking for a glorious successor to replace its seat as king of the battle royales. But that’s not an easy task. It’s hard to be able to pull off having one-hundred players simultaneously shooting it out…

Hunt: Showdown (Early Access) Review – Creepy, Atmospheric, and Absolutely Addictive

Hunt: Showdown Crytek I remember watching videos of Crytek’s first-person, survival horror hunting game, Hunt: Showdown, back in 2017. Even the pre-alpha footage intrigued me. It had quite a unique set-up and diverged from pretty much any other survival horror and battle royale game out there. In Hunt: Showdown, you enter a dark and savage…

Squad (Alpha Update 11) Review – The Ultimate Combo Between Arcade & MilSim Shooters

Squad Offworld Industries   There are basically two different types of military shooters out there on the market these days. We have the super-arcadey types, such as the Battlefield, Counter-Strike, and Call of Duty franchises, and on the other side you have the more milsim-like titles, such as the Arma series and Escape From Tarkov.…

The Hunter: Call of the Wild Review – The Preeminent Hunting Experience

The Hunter: Call of the Wild Avalanche Studios My gaming buddy and I stood in the forest clearing. We heard the chirps and calls of various birds as the wind blew and cast brightly colored leaves about. “There’s some tracks right there,” my friend said as he approached some faintly visible deer tracks. There was…