Tower 57 Review (PC)

Operation Wind of Change. That’s the confidential mission awaiting the three agents when they step off the train at Tower 57. The tower is home to Grutin Inc., a manufacturing company that recently experienced a small takeover by The Supervisor. Worried that the uprising could spread to the surrounding towers, the agents are sent inContinue reading “Tower 57 Review (PC)”

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Reveal – PC Gaming E3 Conference

In a final reveal of the night of the E3 PC gaming conference, Age of Empires: Definitive Edition has been announced. It has been twenty years since the first Age of Empires game was released and for many it was the gateway into true PC gaming. Seeing its triumphant return to the forefront of the gaming catalogue is welcomeContinue reading “Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Reveal – PC Gaming E3 Conference”

Griftlands Reveal – PC Gaming E3 Conference

Klei Entertainment has revealed its new game at the E3 PC Gaming conference. Griftlands looks to be an adventure RPG based upon character interaction and turn-based combat like that of Final Fantasy. Sporting comic-style visuals, the trailer shown at the conference looks gorgeous and a stark departure from the gothic theme of the developers most popular title: Don’t Starve.  FromContinue reading “Griftlands Reveal – PC Gaming E3 Conference”

Forza Motorsport 7 Confirmed for PC

It has been confirmed that Forza 7 will be releasing on PC, the first in the franchise to share a platform with the Xbox. This will undoubtedly lead a bigger market for the franchise (I myself have never been able to try it due to my Sony leanings) and so might well tip the balanceContinue reading “Forza Motorsport 7 Confirmed for PC”

Battletech Reveal – PC Gaming E3 Conference

The team behind Battletech have shown off some new details of their turn-based mech strategy game. The game itself is based on an old-school tabletop war game, it looks to capture the strategic gameplay of the old game but with the ease of play of a video game. Being a big fan of tabletop war gaming,Continue reading “Battletech Reveal – PC Gaming E3 Conference”

Mount and Blade II: Bannerlord Reveal – PC Gaming E3 2017

Mount and Blade II: Bannerlord has made an appearance at E3 this year. The original title – Mount and Blade: Warband – made its name with its fluid combat controls and its inclusion of one of the best cavalry combat mechanics ever seen in gaming. Mount and Blade II looks like everything that its predecessor was, but with enhanced graphicsContinue reading “Mount and Blade II: Bannerlord Reveal – PC Gaming E3 2017”

VR eSports Title Lone Echo Shown Off at E3

The future of eSports is going VR with Ready at Dawn’s Lone Echo‘s multiplayer matchup Echo Arena. Lone Echo is a sci-fi single player game VR game that focuses on exploration and uncovering mysteries. You play as a cybernetic AI on a mining station that orbits the rings of Saturn. The central mechanic of the gameContinue reading “VR eSports Title Lone Echo Shown Off at E3”

Dispelling the Myth of the “Gamer Girl”

The subject of the “gamer girl” is divisive by nature. I can’t write an article in a vacuum and I can’t write without any level of personal bias (without saying much at all about anything) so take this into consideration before continuing to read on. My opinion is also not indicative of the opinion ofContinue reading “Dispelling the Myth of the “Gamer Girl””

Shadow of War Gameplay Trailer Shows Off a Stunningly Scorched Middle-Earth

Fans have been waiting for over two and a half years to make their return trip to Mordor, and with the first look at Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, it’s looking like Tolkien die-hards will have their patience rewarded. Monolith Productions revealed a sixteen-minute gameplay walkthrough that shows 2014’s Shadow of Mordor was just the tipContinue reading “Shadow of War Gameplay Trailer Shows Off a Stunningly Scorched Middle-Earth”

Blizzard Reveals More Overwatch Story Content is On the Way

When new Overwatch character Orisa was released onto the public test realm, they did so without an accompanying comic or short film. This caused many fans to believe Blizzard was moving away from fleshing out the game’s characters and stories through lore-based peripherals. The lack of added material was especially concerning since Overwatch‘s previously addedContinue reading “Blizzard Reveals More Overwatch Story Content is On the Way”

The Overwatch League: A Tournament Frenzy?

Much like the popular first-person shooter Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO), Overwatch’s success has motivated its creators to invest and explore the opportunities presented by the ever-growing world of eSports. At the most recent Blizzcon, Blizzard announced the creation of the ‘Overwatch League’. This ‘Overwatch League’ seeks to create a clear pipeline to becoming aContinue reading “The Overwatch League: A Tournament Frenzy?”

Halo 5 Forge Coming to PC Next Month

Back in May, 343 announced that Halo 5‘s map maker was going to be available on PC by fall. The news was huge, and it preceded the announcement that Xbox will be bringing most of its new titles to PC through its “Play Anywhere” campaign. Today, 343 unveiled the release date for this update; theContinue reading “Halo 5 Forge Coming to PC Next Month”