New Civilization VI Mechanics Revealed

Firaxis, the developer of the upcoming Civilizations VI, released a new video on Youtube showing some new mechanics of the game. In the video, they introduce the new district system, which allows the player to plan out their cities more effectively than before. Every city consists of one home tile and several district tiles. TheseContinue reading “New Civilization VI Mechanics Revealed”

New Details on Mount & Blade II Bannerlord At E3

During the PC Gaming showcase at the E3 2016, TaleWorlds shone some more light on their anticipated title Mount & Blade II Bannerlord, sequel to the praised game Mount & Blade Warband. They showed us a new trailer, mainly concentrating on the siege mechanics of the game. The release date, however, was not revealed. ForContinue reading “New Details on Mount & Blade II Bannerlord At E3”

Scalebound Announced At E3

During Microsoft’s E3 presentation they unveiled a new game by Platinum coming in 2017 on XBox One and Windows 10 exclusively. A third-person action game, Scalebound, features giant monsters, dragon-riding and team-based strategy. In the featured gameplay footage a group of players were taking down a huge monster, using their dragons and fantasy-like weaponry. TheyContinue reading “Scalebound Announced At E3”

Things Dishonored 2 Could Learn From The Original

At the E3 this year, Bethesda and Arkane Studios presented the new trailer for their hotly anticipated game, Dishonored 2. Sequel to Dishonored, the game takes place in a whole new place called Karnaca, and according to the developers, the emphasis is again on the freedom of the player. One thing to take note of from theirContinue reading “Things Dishonored 2 Could Learn From The Original”

Major Updates for EA’s Star Wars Games Revealed At E3

Today during their EA Play press conference at E3, EA revealed their plans to provide large amounts of new content for their Star Wars games. They presented three trailers, one for each game: Star Wars: Battlefront, Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes and Star Wars: The Old Republic. The new content will be distributed throughout theContinue reading “Major Updates for EA’s Star Wars Games Revealed At E3”

XCOM 2 Arrives on Consoles in September

Publisher 2K announced this week that XCOM 2 will released on both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on September 6, 2016. Both the Standard Edition and Digital Deluxe Edition are available for pre-purchase on the 2K Store. The port will be handled by The Workshop. Matt Gorman, the vice president of marketing, stated, “Firaxis has successfully enhancedContinue reading “XCOM 2 Arrives on Consoles in September”

Pokémon Has Grown Stagnant and Needs Change

Being one of those poor souls who got sucked into the Pokémon frenzy in the late 90’s, I think Nintendo and Game Freak owe me one. After buying their games and merchandise, I’ve begun to notice something. I’ve begun to notice that the Pokémon games haven’t changed their routine since the first generation. The gamesContinue reading “Pokémon Has Grown Stagnant and Needs Change”

Jake Gyllenhaal to Star In The Division Movie

Following the success of Tom Clancy’s The Division, Ubisoft was reported to be adapting the game into a big-budget movie. Variety reports that the film will star Jake Gyllenhaal, who will also work as the producer. The game itself is set in a dystopian New York City after a ravaging smallpox pandemic. The player takes the roleContinue reading “Jake Gyllenhaal to Star In The Division Movie”

The Original DOOM and Revolutionizing Shooting Games

‘Tis the season to be jolly – again. The newest entry in the DOOM series has been spreading across the computer screens of gamers like wildfire and it has received positive reviews from the critics around the world. DOOM has been said to be an “Amazing continuation to the classic franchise”, as we stated inContinue reading “The Original DOOM and Revolutionizing Shooting Games”

Choice of the Pirate Review (PC)

I must confess: my original plan was to review the Hitchhiker’s Guide to Galaxy Text Adventure for the celebration of Towel Day, but after getting repeatedly killed by bulldozers before breaking out of the first room I kind of tossed the whole idea. I then opened the New Releases tab on Steam and scrolled through, andContinue reading “Choice of the Pirate Review (PC)”