Corruption 2029 Review

Corruption 2029The Bearded Ladies I used to play a few fast-twitch style games when I was younger, such as Counter-Strike and a couple of the Battlefield titles. But truth be told, I’ve always preferred slower-paced stealth games such as the ones in the Metal Gear and Splinter Cell franchises, to the aforementioned genre. When I…

A Plague Tale: Innocence Review – A Drearily Beautiful Alt-History Take on Medieval France

A Plague Tale: Innocence Asobo Studio/Focus Home Interactive One of the first things I did when researching the new stealth-survival title, A Plague Tale: Innocence, was check out the development team that made it. Asobo Studio is an indie French group of developers who in the past, mainly stuck to developing other company’s IPs (mainly…

Hitman 2 Review – Everybody’s Favorite Murder Sim is Back with a Vengeance

Hitman 2 IO Interactive/Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment Back in 2016, when IO Interactive brought the Hitman series back into the spotlight with their episodic releases, simply titled “Hitman,” many wondered if it could still garner attention. IO proved that not only did the murder-for-hire simulator still have quite a bit of life left in it…

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 Review – A Sniper’s Paradise

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 CI Games Stealth-based games are going through somewhat of a difficult time right now, particularly ones featuring any sort of tactical elements. Take for instance one of main flag bearers of the tactical stealth-action genre, Ubisoft’s various Splinter Cells games. These games were the epitome of putting the player into situations…

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 (Beta) Review – A Stealth Lover’s Paradise

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 CI Games Tactical shooters and stealth action games have a long and storied past within the video gaming realm. I remember playing a vast multitude of the arcade-y types of pixilated Japanese shooting games, in local arcades back in the day, and lost many a quarter to them. Although I did…

Hitman: Episode 4 – Bangkok Review – Totally Killer

Hitman: Episode 4 – Bangkok IO Interactive/Square Enix Cutting edge developer IO Interactive and their intrepid publisher Square Enix recently released the forth chapter in the new Hitman reboot—and frankly, I’ve been looking forward to where they were going next with the series. I say series, not in the traditional sense of the word as…

Hitman: Episode 3 – Marrakesh – Beautiful Chaos

Hitman: Episode 3 – Marrakesh review IO Interactive My fingers gripped my gaming mouse tightly and I could already feel some tension in my neck. I was frustrated—or rather, Hitman: Episode 3 – Marrakesh had managed to get me pretty stymied. Everywhere I steered the tall, muscular, totally standing-out Anglo assassin, Mr. Agent 47, I…