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Ar nosurge needed Ciel nosurge

Even though they’ve always offered a healthy helping of fanservice, I’ve always been a big fan of Gust’s Ar tonelico. I loved getting lost in the lore, and it was always intriguing to get peeks into the lives of the Reyvateils that would save the world. When Ar nosurge , I rejoiced. Given what happened more »

Elite: Dangerous Chronicles 1: Collision Alert

Elite: Dangerous is a forthcoming space trading, exploration, and combat sim from developer Frontier Developments. Currently in Beta, the project is being led by David Braben, co-creator of the original Elite for the ZX Spectrum way back in 1984. Elite: Dangerous is a game of immense scope, and a massive undertaking in terms of both more »

Meet Tomodachi Life’s most delicate, precious flower

If there’s one thing Tomodachi Life is known for, it’s spitting out abominations. Have you had any characters hook up in your game yet? I assure you, the kids that get popped out as a result can be horrifying. Usually, I ship off the ones that are less-than-desirable to travel the world, but there’s one more »

Domestic Dog Review: For your Atari dog simulation needs

Domestic Dog Price: $2.99 System(s): PC Release Date: October 2014 Publisher (Developer): Surreal Distractions (Surreal Distractions) ESRB Rating:N/A – Appropriate for all ages. I have a hard time believing I typed the title that I typed, and yet, here we are. I am reviewing a game that is an Atari 2600 style domestic dog simulator. more »

2 million Don’t Starve Together beta keys are waiting

Ready to try and fight for survival with a friend? It could happen soon! Klei Entertainment has been working on Don’t Starve Together, the multiplayer version of Don’t Starve, and the time for the beta is drawing near. It’s so close that the developer has generated two million beta keys. The goal of the Don’t more »

The Sims 4 Review: Building a Foundation

Title: The Sims 4 Price: System(s): PC Release Date: September 2, 2014 Publisher (Developer): EA (EA Maxis and The Sims Studio) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Crude Humor, Sexual Themes, and Violence The release of every Sims game is one tinged with shades of joy and regret. Happiness comes from knowing there is an entirely new more »

Domestic Dog: What the hell did I just play?

Earlier this month, we gave away free codes for an intriguing game simply titled, Domestic Dog. It’s a simulator game where you play, as the title explicitly implies, a domestic dog. The dogs and their homes are randomly generated, so it’s rare to get the same combination twice. Some of the dogs are average looking. more »

The Escapists Preview: Feigned complacence

My name was BaldEagle, and I was the baddest mutha in Center Perks minimum security prison. What did I do? It doesn’t matter. I wasn’t guilty. And even though the punishment for whatever it was I didn’t do was to take a time-out in a jail with flatscreen TVs with cable in every cell, caviar more »

Secret of the Magic Crystal is everything I was promised

Our own Jenni Lada thought it would be hilarious to purchase Secret of the Magic Crystal for me. Why? Because I said I liked anything having to do with unicorns, and it’s a really simplistic game that involves training unicorns. The jokes on her, this game is amazing! Secret of the Magic Crystal is nothing more »

I’m a big fan of The Sims 4 gallery

When it comes to player created content in The Sims, I used to be one of those players who only went for original items created by players. I didn’t want to visit the official exchanges to get Sims or homes made by other people with pieces included in the base game, because I figured it more »

Casual Friday casual game update for September 19, 2014

Hi everyone, and welcome to the biweekly casual game update. Since casual games are trickling out at a slower pace nowadays, we’re gonna go ahead and update you twice a month about what titles are out there to enjoy. Makes the whole affair more interesting. Instead of seeing only 4 or 5 casual games, you more »

Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition on discs in about 2 weeks

Sony has good news for people who are still leary of the all-digital future. People who prefer to have a disc-based library can enjoy the Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition soon. Physical copies of the game will be here before you know it. Well, not exactly before we know it. The PS4 version of Minecraft will more »