Final Fantasy XIV 2.1 patch offers more of…everything

Ever since Square Enix released , the MMO has been doing surprisingly well and has managed to redeem the series second foray into the MMO genre. The story and its excellent execution of quests has drawn in players, now numbering in the millions. And coming later this month, players can expect one massive patch to continue more »

Organ Trail is scarier than you think

Halloween is close at hand, and in the spirit of the season, you might dust off a few horror classics to play with the lights off. Games like Silent Hill and Fatal Frame II, come to mind for some truly classic horror. However, there’s a surprising game I would put up for consideration for your more »


Rogue Legacy’s Surprising Lessons on Learning Disabilities

Rogue Legacy, by Cellar Door Games, is high atop my personal “Best Games of 2013″ list because of its clever and engaging gameplay. But part of the reason I enjoy the game as much as I do is the way the game helped me come to a deeper and powerful understanding about physical and mental more »


Darkout Preview: Building in a harsh environment

Sandbox games have always looked lush and pretty. Terraria with its lush green appearance make the games goal of constructing your fortress in your fantasy world completely fitting. Minecraft, even with its cubed world looks offers a lush place to build. Desura Games latest title, Darkout, offers a refreshing new environment by placing you into a more »

Find Ares in latest Marvel: Avengers Alliance mission

Gamers with any interest in superheroes and a Facebook account should check out Marvel: Avengers Alliance. It’s an RPG that casts the player as a S.H.I.E.L.D agent battling alongside superheroes. You’ll travel throughout the comic book landscape battling bad guys in one of Facebook’s more strategic offerings.

Ittle Dew Review: It does well

Ittle Dew Price: $13.99 System(s): PC Release Date: July 23, 2013 Publisher (Developer): Ludosity (Ludosity) ESRB Rating: N/A I’ve always been a big fan of parodies. Be it movies, video games or any other storytelling medium a good parody knows how to poke fun at something while paying homage to the subject. Shaun of the more »

Review: Rush Bros. for PC

>Rush Bros. Price: $9.99 System(s): Windows Release Date: May 24, 2013 Publisher (Developer): Digital Tribe (XYLA Entertainment) ESRB Rating: N/A After spending some time in the limbo of Steam Greenlight, Rush Bros. finally unlocked the door to finding a place on the Steam store. The neon colors, the thumping beats, the speed and competition between more »

Review: Penny Arcade’s On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4

Penny Arcade’s On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4 Price: $4.99 System(s): PC (Xbox 360 coming soon) Release Date: June 7, 2013 Publisher (Developer): Penny Arcade Inc. (Zeboyd Games) ESRB Rating: N/A I love Lovecraft’s weird fiction and noirish cosmic horror. I love the Penny Arcade webcomics humor. They’re both genius in their simplicity. And, more »

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII E3 gameplay demo footage released

Sqaure Enix has released footage of the Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII gameplay video that will be shown at E3 2013. The video shows the pink haired heroine as she runs, jumps and battles her way through an ominous old building. What do I think of the trailer? Well, it’s disappointing to see that it more »


Minecraft 1.6 to contain horses, carpets, leashes and more

Mojang have released a preview version of the highly anticipated Minecraft 1.6 update known amongst the community as the “Mob Update”. Released under the title Snapshot 13w16a, the preview allows players to test some of the new items and animals that will appear in the update, reporting bugs to Mojang as they find them. The contents of Snapshot 13w16a have have more »

Crusader Kings 2 comes to Tamriel

Crusader Kings 2 is an excellent strategy game, both militarily and politically. But in a perfect blend of games and settings a new mod will take from a high lord in Europe to a high lord in the fantasy continent of Tamriel from the Elder Scrolls series.

Review: Sword of the Stars The Pit

  Title: Sword of the Stars: The Pit Price: $9.99 System: PC Release Date: March 8, 2013 Publisher (Developer): Kerberos (Kerberos Productions) Rating: Not Rated Kerberos Productions is well known for its Sword of the Stars series. Unfortunately, it’s not for resounding success. The first game, Sword of the Stars saw highly mixed reviews while its more »