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Alex Verdini

Staff Writer

About Alex Verdini

A gamer since his earliest memory, Alex enjoys practically every video game genre known to humankind (with a particular favoritism toward shooters and RPGs). He's been a long time Dungeons & Dragons player, and he has a fondness for board games and tabletop RPGs.

Articles by Alex Verdini

Total Articles: 20

A new city is constructed in Humankind

Humankind Gets Cultural in Course of Human History

Humankind offers more depth and a new take on the popular 4X genre with the additions of culture and avatar creation that looks to add more creativity and mechanics to the formula.

June 1, 2021 | 10:00 EDT

A final assault as the rebels hold out against the Saxons

Iron Harvest: Operation Eagle Review

Iron Harvest: Operation Eagle is a significant DLC that adds new flying units and a story that continues to expand on the interesting fictional history created in the original Iron Harvest.

May 27, 2021 | 11:00 EDT

A snowy land mass on the horizon

Subnautica: Below Zero Review

Subnautica: Below Zero combines the beauty and wonderment of the original game with new storytelling and items to keep things fresh.

May 11, 2021 | 12:00 EDT

Various classes represented currently in Baldur's Gate 3

Classes We're Most Looking Forward to in Baldur's Gate 3

There are many classes to come in Baldur's Gate 3 Early Access, so take a look at the classes yet to be added based on Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition.

December 3, 2020 | 01:00 EST

A boss battle underway in Empire of Sin

Empire of Sin Review

November 30, 2020 | 10:00 EST

A closeup of a Dwarf Fighter

Baldur's Gate 3 Fighter Guide

The Fighter class in Baldur's Gate 3 is a great introductory class. This guide covers the subclasses, useful abilities, and general tips for succeeding.

October 14, 2020 | 07:38 EDT

A bloody battle is underway

Baldur's Gate 3 Storms the Early Access Gates

October 13, 2020 | 01:00 EDT

A closeup of the Ranger in Baldur's Gate 3

Baldur's Gate 3 Ranger Guide

Baldur's Gate 3 Ranger is the ideal long-range specialist. This guide breaks down the best spells, class passives, and how to level your ranger.

October 12, 2020 | 07:09 EDT

Baldur's Gate 3

Baldur's Gate 3 Wizard Guide

Wizards are one of the strongest classes available in Baldur's Gate 3. This guide helps with picking the best spells and subclasses for the Wizard class.

October 10, 2020 | 11:42 EDT

Lining up a shot on an opponent with ice magic

Spellbreak Review

October 9, 2020 | 11:00 EDT

Mechs battle in an epic alternate history setting of Iron Harvest

Iron Harvest Review

Iron Harvest combines steampunk style mech in this tactical real-time strategy game. A massive campaign and competitive multiplayer make Iron Harvest a hit.

September 1, 2020 | 05:35 EDT

The final assault of the enemy's headquarters in Iron Harvest

Iron Harvest Steams Ahead with Mechs

A preview of the upcoming real-time strategy game Iron Harvest, which offers players a look at the competitive multiplayer and massive campaign.

August 14, 2020 | 09:00 EDT

A battle rages all around in A Total War Saga: Troy

A Total War Saga: Troy Review

August 12, 2020 | 10:00 EDT

The protagonists of A Fold Apart reunite

A Fold Apart Review

April 17, 2020 | 06:00 EDT

A title screen of Hearts of Iron IV La Resistance

Hearts of Iron IV: La Resistance Review

March 6, 2020 | 11:00 EST

A battle underway in Empires in Ruins

Flawed Foundations Lead to Empires in Ruins

February 17, 2020 | 11:00 EST

Escape from Tarkov screenshot showing a bus with the words "Welcome to Tarkov"

Escape from Tarkov New Player's Guide

A comprehensive Escape From Tarkov Guide for new and beginning players. This guide covers looting, character selection, hideout upgrades, and raid tips.

February 5, 2020 | 10:00 EST