The Alien movies have been inspiring game developers since the first one premiered in the ‘80s. Few games have actually had the honor of working directly with this legendary IP, and those that have, in my opinion, have failed to live up to the quality of the movies. Alien Isolation may be the closest the gaming medium has come to a horror game worthy of the title and its association. However, if you had been looking for an Alien franchise shooter, you would have been hard pressed to find one. Until now.
Enter Aliens: Fireteam Elite, recently released on August…
Developed by the Pokémon Company alongside TiMi Studio Group, a subsidiary of Tencent Games, Pokémon Unite was one of the most anticipated games of the summer for the Nintendo Switch. With few expectations other than wanting to be a Charizard main, I thought Pokémon Unite had great potential.
Journey, the critically acclaimed adventure game that had us racing nimbly across dunes, has continued to stay with us over the years.
Keeping with the spirit of E3, last month a new game was announced that sounded really exciting to me. Allow me to introduce you to V Rising, a genre-bending open world RPG with tight action game combat, developed by Stunlock Studios.
With a closed beta to be released later this year and no gameplay trailers yet, there are a lot of unknowns about this game. I have a hunch it will be a one of a kind experience for fans of the action role playing genre.
I have fond memories of playing Pokémon Snap for the Nintendo 64. I didn’t actually own an N64, but when my family stayed at hotels, that was prime time to take pictures of my favorite Pokémon: Pikachu. There was something about seeing the Pokémon in their habitats in 3D that made everything about them so much more enticing.
I’ve been playing League of Legends (LoL) since it first came out of beta over 10 years ago. While the game differs from what it was back then, the core concept of League is still present: pick your champion and push the waves of minions to destroy the enemy base. In recent years, however, League has overhauled its experience for new players. The reason why? There are many mechanics and complexities to take in before feeling competent with the game.
League of Legends: Wild Rift opens the door in creating a welcoming experience for new and veteran players. It offers…
Since the Covid-19 pandemic started there has been a notable renewed interest in chess, as many players flocked to the internet as the defacto alternative to the legendary board game. However, it wasn’t until the release of the Netflix series The Queen’s Gambit that internet chess really started to boom.
Back in September of 2005, the jungle capital city of the trolls Zul’Gurub dared to summon the blood god. The release of this new 20 player raid had players take on quite a few new and memorable encounters, but none would be as infamous as Corrupted Blood. The final boss, Hakkar the Soulflayer, cast a potent damage-over-time ability capable of killing even high-level characters. …
Although Cyberpunk 2077 was announced nearly 8 years ago, the hype around the game and what it represents has reached an all time high. CD Projekt the developer of hit 2015 action role-playing game The Witcher 3 will be trying to outdo themselves, and just about every single player RPG. Even with the recent delays to the games release, the importance of delivering an experience with truly open ended gameplay and story is possibly the most precious and sought after idea for gamers and developers.