WWE 2K16

Monday, November 2, 2015

Last year’s WWE 2K15 game was a gigantic disappointment. 2K14 got so many things right that it was nearly a perfect game in terms of replicating a wrestling…

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Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below

Thursday, October 29, 2015

The Dragon Quest franchise has had quite the interesting history. Beginning on the Famicom, it became such a hit that it caused massive work-related absences so its games…

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Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

I wanted to like Wasteland 2 more than I do. It’s a good example of how Kickstarter’s been influencing games this year; instead of trying to make a…

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Halo 5: Guardians

Monday, October 26, 2015

Last year, 343 Industries and Microsoft brought us Halo: The Master Chief Collection. This compilation gave players Halo 1-4, alongside the first-time ever Anniversary Edition of Halo 2….

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Sword Coast Legends

Sunday, October 25, 2015

The Good: Stunning scenery. Outstanding voice work and music. Great dialog. Interesting multiplayer. The Bad: Overly fussy, overly scripted single player adventure. Fetch quests like it’s 1999! The…

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Minecraft: Story Mode – Episode 1: “The Order of the Stone”

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Minecraft: Story Mode is a new episodic adventure from Telltale Games. As its name implies, it’s based on the world of Minecraft, which I was surprised to learn…

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Tales from the Borderlands, Episode 5: The Vault of the Traveler

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
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Going into the first stretch of the fifth episode of Tales From the Borderlands, I had a similar problem to the one I had with the second episode….

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Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth – Rising Tide

Friday, October 16, 2015

The big criticism of Beyond Earth when it came out was that is felt like a Civilization V mod. On the one hand, that speaks well of the…

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The Talos Principle: Deluxe Edition

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

As most people said upon its PC release back in January, The Talos Principle is statistically bizarre. Croteam is known for the Serious Sam series, which are an…

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Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection

Monday, October 12, 2015

The Uncharted trilogy changed gaming for the seventh generation. Third-person shooters were certainly a well-respected genre, but franchises like Tomb Raider had fallen sharply since their prime. The…

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