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The Walking Dead Season 2 Episode 4 Review: Blurred morals

Price: $24.99 System(s): PC Release Date: July 22, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Telltale Games (Telltale Games) ESRB Rating: “Mature” for violence, blood and gore, and strong language Telltale Games’ The Walking Dead Season 2, Episode 4: Amid the Ruins has been unleashed upon us all, picking up right where the last episode ended. Clementine’s group is more »

Pyrodactyl Interview: No absolutes in Unrest

If you’ve been following GamerTell, which I hope you have, I’m sure you’ve noticed the recent focus on Pyrodactyl Games’ Unrest. A Kickstarter success story, this narrative-driven adventure just released and grabbed me. I connected with the game and fell in love, then finished it with a broken heart. Frankly, Unrest‘s “ending” left me wanting more »

Alien Isolation egg replica wins SDCC 2014 for SEGA

I’ve been mourning all weekend that I was unable to attend San Diego Comic Con with all the cool people. But like an idiot, I have been following everything that I’m missing. Thanks to the marvel of social media, I can get glimpses of what’s there while it’s happening. One thing that has made me more »

Unrest Review: An Ubrupt and Unsatisfying End

Unrest Price: $14.99 System(s): PC Release Date: July 23, 2014 Publisher (Developer): KISS ltd (Pyrodactyl Games) ESRB Rating: N/A I feel betrayed. Unrest has let me down. I’d even say I’m close to rioting, which is ironic given the nature and tone of the game. It’s heartbreaking as well, because 1.8 hours into Unrest, I more »

How to Fix the Valve Steam Machine controller

This week we got a look at a new revision to Valve’s Steam Machine controller. The addition of an analog stick stick is a step in the right direction, but Gabe and company are still getting it completely wrong. Valve has the right idea in general, but they keep completely missing the mark on the more »

Nintendo 3DS Shop lists Smash Bros 3DS as a game Wario appears in

Wario is a greedy, greedy dude. It figures he’d want to get in on all the excitement surrounding the new Super Smash Bros. games, and no doubt try to profit from it. An eagle-eyed Nintendo buff spotted the 3DS Shop’s updated list of Wario appearances, which now includes Super Smash Bros 3DS. It was removed more »

I Want Tanya to have a happy ending with Hanu in Unrest

It’s a sticky situation. The idea of arranged marriages is repulsive, disrespectful to both parties, and antiquated. Yet, as I play Pyrodactyl’s Unrest, I can’t help but wish for the young teenagers, Tanya and Hanu, to have a happy ending. I’m getting ahead of myself. Unrest is a Kickstarter success story that tasks players with more »

The New Hyrule Warriors Trailer is Awesome

We here at GamerTell have already discovered that Hyrule Warriors is essentially Dynasty Warriors with Zelda characters. But if you remember right, we decided that we are totally fine with that. Well, I’m here to tell you that we’re even more, certainly, definitely, okay with that. Nintendo released a new trailer for Hyrule Warriors, and more »

Sony’s 2011 network outage will net you some free games

Remember nearly three years ago, now, when Sony had an embarrassing disaster of a network outage that lasted a month? You forgot all about it, right? Right. Well, prepare to remember, because you’re getting another round of free games out of the deal.

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So Xbox One sales are not exactly brisk

Microsoft, like all large, publicly traded companies, puts out quarterly results, offering us an insight into how the company works and how it spends its money. These are usually only fascinating to stock investors, but this quarter had a rather depressing tidbit about how the Xbox One has been doing. Hint: Badly.

Valiant Hearts: The Great War Review: More than a war game

Valiant Hearts: The Great War Price: $14.99 System(s): PS4 (Also available for PC, Xbox One) Release Date: June 24, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Ubisoft (Ubisoft Montpelier) ESRB Rating: “T” for Teen War is often glorified when it comes to the world of modern video games, but never explicitly detailed as an abhorrent, turbulent time for everyone involved. It’s cool more »

Collectems: Pokemon for realists?

So I recently discovered Collectems, an RPG being created by The Layabouts. It’s painful easy to say “Pokemon” when you see and read about Collectems. Hell, even the creators admit they are heavily influenced by . Just looking at the images and listening to the music that have been released for the game, everything screams more »