In recent years Roguelike games have become one of my favorite genres in video games. They task you with completing the game with just one life which is almost impossible. Once you die you lose everything and the whole game begins again. Thankfully they are not designed to mentally torture you, but instead challenge you […]Read more "Returnal: A Masterpiece Roguelike"
Since last years lockdown it became difficult to stay active and it was hard to create a routine that included working out time. Thankfully I was able to pick up an Oculus Quest and started getting into the realm of VR games. Enter in Beat Saber. At first the game felt like an interesting challenge […]Read more "Becoming A Beat Jedi: Mastering Beat Saber"
Today I wanted to write about a smaller video game that I normally would not have taken notice of, especially since I prefer more straight forward action games. I recently took a chance and purchased Grindstone on the Epic game store this past week during their Mega Sale. Grindstone is a game that really shocked […]Read more "Get The Grindstone! An Awesome Puzzle Battler"
The long awaited Biomutant has finally arrived and I am both happy and concerned about its launch. It has a bunch of interesting mechanics combined with a simple and engaging storyline, hybrid cartoony and realistic graphics, and a large open world. However, many gameplay elements were left feeling unpolished. The wonky controls didn’t completely turn […]Read more "BIOMUTANT: Another Great Concept With Odd Execution"
In recent years Capcom has done a phenomenal job of breathing life back into the Resident Evil franchise. The remakes of both Resident Evil 2 and 3 have been wildly successful and have proven Capcom knows now to properly launch a remake of a classic. The last game in the franchise: Resident Evil 7 Biohazard […]Read more "Resident Evil Village: A Sick Action Horror Experience"
These last few weeks there has been a ton of news surrounding the newest co-op looter shooter Outriders and the insane amount of issues players are experiencing. Seeing the amount of complaints surrounding the launch has helped me realize that there is a crazy trend going on with bigger developers putting out semi-polished or unfinished […]Read more "Outriders And The Disaster Of Unpolished AAA Games"
A week ago the Avengers PS4 enhancement update was made available for PS5 owners who purchased the original version. After putting a few hours into the enhanced version I determined that the enhancement provides a much better experience all around, even though it retains its original flaws. Thankfully it makes fundamental changes to the game’s […]Read more "Still Flawed, But A Much Needed Update: Avengers PS5 Enhancement"
This last week the second chapter of the Doom Eternal DLC was released and really ramps up the chaos of the already intense action. Ancient Gods Pt. 2 has Doom Guy returning to face off against the final efforts of hell in order to finally put an end to the demon invasion. This time around […]Read more "Doom Eternal: Ancient Gods Pt 2 Thoughts So Far…"
This week Dragon Ball FighterZ released their newest character: Gogeta SS4 and it just became fully available to everyone 2 days ago. I had the opportunity to use him in game and he is one of the most fun characters to play overall. It seems Arc System Works wanted to have a little more fun […]Read more "Dragon Ball FighterZ: Gogeta SS4 Is Crazy!"
Last week I was able to play the highly anticipated Outriders demo and it left me with some mixed thoughts about the experience and where I think the demo can improve for the final release. For those who don’t know, Outriders is the new third person class based coop action shooter being developed by Polish […]Read more "Outriders Demo: Great Ideas But Weak Execution"