Thanks to the mighty Marvel movies Captain America, Iron Man, Black Widow, Scarlet Witch and others are all household names. But what about Kid Colt, Stingray, Adam Warlock or Wonder Man? Are they and others doomed to live in obscurity as B-List heroes?
Like wounded soldier stumbling through a battlefield with smoke in their eyes and bomb blasts ringing in their ears the Call of Duty franchise has lost its way for a number of years. Apart from Call of Duty: World at War, historical conflicts have made way for Russian civil wars, secret CIA missions, future wars, robot armies and battle in outer space resembling something out of Moonraker rather than Full Metal Jacket or Saving Private Ryan. Some of these divergent storylines worked well while others were received with as much praise as the Bay of Pigs Invasion.
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus is a first-person action shooter developed by MachineGames and published by Bethesda. What would the world look like if Nazi Germany won World War II? Continue Reading »
It is that time of year when the ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night get up to all sorts of mischief. To celebrate, we crept through the graveyard, opened those dusty vaults in our search for the best horror games ever made. These are games that not only creeped us out but actually simulated the experience of being stalked, scared and startled like any good horror movie.
The Flame in the Flood is a gorgeous and thought-provoking journey down an expansive river. The game is, at its core, a survival-based, rogue-like adventure. It’s very much in the Continue Reading »
The FIFA series of games has often been a source of great annoyance to both its fans and its critics. Every year another FIFA arrives, and every year it receives the same complaints and Continue Reading »
When you’ve reached the top of the mountain, in this case the Misty Mountains, it is always difficult to make that climb again. Case in point, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor won a multitude of Game of the Year awards in 2014.When the sequel, Middle-earth: Shadow of War, as announced all eyes were on Monolith Productions and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to not just replicate their success but to surpass it. Well, have no fear, faithful guardians of Gondor, Shadow of War is that and so much more.
Title: A Hat in Time Release Date: October 5th, 2017 Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Macintosh, Xbox One, Playstation 4 Publisher: Gears for Breakfast Developers: Gears for Breakfast Genre: Adventure, Platformer ESRB Continue Reading »
I admit it. I don’t have a lot of hunting and fishing experience. I once sat on a fishing boat for hours wondering why we couldn’t just drag the lake with a net. That would be more effective than sitting and waiting for hours and hours. At least I got to read some comic books.