In the days before the fall of the USSR and the Berlin Wall, there was a time when the simple crossing of borders in Europe was fraught with risk, peril and political unrest.
The new game in the Neverwinter franchise, created this time by Cryptic Studios, is a change of pace from the Neverwinter Nights series, as this time it’s a free-to-play MMO rather than a straight up RPG. An interesting and unique … Continue reading
Role playing games have long been aimed towards the more niche end of the market but there have been times when they have burst into the mainstream. The late nineties boom in Japanese RPGs for example or in recent years … Continue reading
It can be difficult to create a game for children that successfully balances fun with education, and from what we’ve seen of The Adventures of Rubberkid, its creator Charles Jackson has made a great attempt. The game stars our eponymous … Continue reading
World of Warplanes is the next game from Wargaming.net of World of Tanks fame. A free-to-play game based on Planes built for warfare, it’s a simulator of large air focused battles, with some ground targets to destroy. There’s a variety … Continue reading
Old game heroes never die, they just…. get revamped. Sometimes this is for the best, others not so much. In the case of Many of yesteryear’s pixelated icons, the inevitable return to the latest gaming age can prove itself a … Continue reading
Without going into massive spoiler territory, Metal Gear Solid: Guns of the Patriots ended on a major turning point for the Metal Gear universe. The world after those events, according to the info screen crammed with tiny text in the … Continue reading
Put yourself in Isaac Clarke’s shoes. First you bust your balls to land an engineering job fixing the ship that your wife works on, and get halfway across space to find that the crew have been slaughtered and their corpses … Continue reading