EGX Rezzed 2016 – Tokyo 42 Interview with SMAC Games (Sean Wright and Maciek Strychalski)


When at EGX Rezzed 2016 last month, writer Alex Baldwin and myself had the chance to sit down with Sean Wright and Maciek Strychalski, who are developers from SMAC Games, an indie studio that are currently developing a very interesting isometric shooter called Tokyo 42. So what’s the game about? Well you are tasked with assassinating different targets while also finding your ... Read More »

TechRaptor’s Upcoming Games – May 2016 [Video]

Upcoming Games May 16

May the 4th be with you this Cinco de Mayo [Ed. Note: Oops sorry, got it out a day late]! We’ve got a lot of shooters this month and last time I checked, nothing says mothers day like an online FPS.  Overwatch  Overwatch is a stylish and frantic shooter that features 21 different characters with various play styles and abilities.  No matter who you ... Read More »

EGX Rezzed 2016 – Mode7 Interview with Paul Kilduff-Taylor

Frozen Synapse 2

During our time at EGX Rezzed 2016, myself and Alex Baldwin were able to meet up with Paul Kilduff-Taylor, the Co-founder of Mode7 Games. You may know of this development team as the creators of games such as Frozen Synapse and Frozen Cortex.  Paul Taylor and Ian Hardingham founded the UK based studio back in 2005 and released the award-winning Frozen Synapse in 2011, but for those ... Read More »

Blacksea Odyssey Quick Thoughts Video: Hunting Aliens And Grabbing Booty


Well, what’s this? Another top-down roguelike for me to play through? Luckily for me, I’ve already got experience from Starward Rogue and now a new challenger appears in the form of an Early Access game titled Blacksea Odyssey! Want to find out what I think? Make sure to watch my Quick Thoughts video below: To summarize, Blacksea Odyssey has to be one of ... Read More »

EGX Rezzed 2016 – SpecialEffect Charity Interview With Mark Saville

SpecialEffect Cover

During our time at EGX Rezzed, myself and Alex Baldwin met with Mark Saville, who is a member of an awesome charity, a charity which makes games available again for all of those who have physical disabilities. SpecialEffect’s mission is to help people with all types of needs, whether it be those who have suffered strokes, have been in car accidents, suffer from ... Read More »

EGX Rezzed 2016 – Postal Redux Interview With Jon Merchant


EGX Rezzed 2016 is currently taking place and with that, a whole slew of great games to play and people to interview! Our very own Alexander Baldwin (Interviewer) and Jesse Gomez (Sexy camera man) had a chance to meet up and talk to Jon Merchant of Running With Scissors who is the project manager of said development team. For those ... Read More »

Upcoming Games April 2016

April isn’t just a time for bad pranks and even worse tax returns, it’s also a pretty good month for games. This month we’ve got a time traveling hybrid TV show, a game based on a movie based on a game, everyone’s favorite spooky medieval dying simulator, and the triumphant return of the master of barrel rolls.  Dark Souls 3  The eagerly awaited ... Read More »

Dead or Alive Xtreme 3: Fortune – First Impressions

DEAD OR ALIVE Xtreme 3 Fortune

Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 made a big splash on the video game industry when it was revealed last year, for various reasons. When it was eventually detailed that the game wouldn’t officially be coming west, with Koei Tecmo aiming for an Asia-only release … needless to say, things ended up blowing up rather quickly. Hong Kong-based import site Play-Asia took advantage ... Read More »

Hitman Quick Thoughts Video: DRM In A Bald, New Direction

Hitman Dual Guns

Here we are, nine years, nine months, and seventeen days later, and the true sequel to Hitman: Blood Money is finally out—and I finally did a video on it. The newest take on the Hitman franchise, titled Hitman, is a great step forward for the series, but if you want to learn more about, then please do watch my Quick Thoughts on ... Read More »

Starward Rogue Video Review: Disembodied Head In A Mech

Starward Rogue

For the price of £8.99 or $11.99 for you Americans, Starward Rogue can be yours. However, why exactly would you want to own this game? To answer that question, you’ll have to watch my video review of the title. To summarise the video, if you are into roguelikes such as The Binding of Isaac or shoot ’em ups games such as ... Read More »