Humans love to hate things; the internet has proven that time and time again. Whether it be a political candidate, a corporate entity, or a YouTube Rewind, we have a plethora of villains stored up in our psyche, real or perceived. But sometimes, particularly in fiction, a villain can be a balancing factor; a hurdle […]
Say, do you like Portal? How about Halo? Well, how about a blend between the two? Piqued your interest? Well, it should; 1047 Games’ upcoming Splitgate: Arena Warfare is exactly that blend between Halo and Portal that we’ve secretly wanted but never bothered to ask for. It looks phenomenal. Portal Warfare Really, the concept for […]
For those who gravitate towards the wonderful world that is gaming, there is a near-constant reminder that we should be turning back time and reliving retro classics. Gamers whose formative years were built around arcade gems like Pac-Man, and even later bloomers preaching the good word that is the original Sonic and Streets of Rage […]
Earlier this week, we discussed the Top Five Heroes In Gaming. However, we all know, a great hero is nothing without an equally notorious evildoer. A villain has no remorse for others and can pose the greatest threats to the forces of good. The greatest of villains, though, have unique qualities that separate them from the […]
Video game physics have come a long way from the early days of over the top ragdoll physics. Long gone are the days when objects were a limp and buggy mess which reduced performance and caused many problems for the software and hardware. With the rapid advancement of technology, it seems that more and more […]
Dan Smith is living the dream. In 2016, he won the BAFTA Young Game Designers Award for the prototype of his game, ‘The Spectrum Retreat’, at just 18-years-old. Now, with the backing of Ripstone Games, he is releasing the game for Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC this month.
Following the success of games like Hearthstone, developers realized there is no doubt money in card games. Yet, when Valve announced Artifact many were upset. As a matter of fact, the teaser on YouTube is sitting at about 76 thousand dislikes. Only about 6 thousand people decided to like the video. So, what’s wrong with […]
A Little Extra Spin For those waiting for a new Portal game, the wait ends this month. Valve and Headup Games have announced a new spin-off title set to release on Dec. 20. Headup Games and ClockStone Software, the developers and publishers of the popular architect building game Bridge Constructor, have created a mashup game of […]