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Jack Waibel

Staff Writer

Jack Waibel is a writer, dungeon master, and lifelong gamer, with words appearing in EGM and TechRaptor. He’s tapped more land cards than modern science can measure and still brags about being TIME’s 2006 Person of the Year. 

Articles by Jack Waibel

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Wizards of the Coast Buys Tuque Games to Make New Dungeons & Dragons Game


Today, Wizards of the Coast announced that it has acquired Montreal-based video game developer Tuque Games.

Published: Wed, 10/30/2019 - 10:20
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Afterparty Review


Afterparty is a lot like a fruity cocktail. It's tasty and easy to love, with enough sweet flavor to make you ignore that little hint of bitterness that comes along for the ride.

Published: Mon, 10/28/2019 - 00:00
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Nintendo Direct E3 2019 - Platinum Games Shows Off More Astral Chain


At this E3 2019's Nintendo Direct, Platinum Games showed off a new trailer and more gameplay of the upcoming Astral Chain, an anime-style sci-fi action game.

Published: Sun, 10/27/2019 - 19:45
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Larian Studios Teases Baldur's Gate 3


RPG fans everywhere rejoice! Larian Studios, developers of the award-winning Divinity: Original Sin series appear to be developing the long-awaited Baldur's Gate 3.

Published: Sun, 10/27/2019 - 19:33
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Bethesda Acquires Mobile Game Studio Alpha Dog


Bethesda Softworks announced today that it has acquired independent studio Alpha Dog Games, a developer specializing in mobile games for iOS and Android. 

Published: Thu, 10/24/2019 - 19:48
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Google Announces First Game Studio


Today, Google announced that it's first game studio dedicated to making Stadia games will be located in Montreal.

Published: Thu, 10/24/2019 - 17:22
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[Updated] Fallout 76's Private Servers Aren't Private, and Scrap is Vanishing


Can you believe it's been almost a year with Fallout 76?

Published: Thu, 10/24/2019 - 11:57
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GWENT iOS Beta Arriving on First Come First Serve Basis


CD Projekt Red announced today that a closed beta for the long-awaited iOS version of Gwent: The Witcher Card Game will launch on October 15th. 

Published: Fri, 10/11/2019 - 18:31
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Hearthstone Caster Brian Kibler Steps Down to Protest Blitzchung's Suspension


Today, renowned Hearthstone caster, player, Youtuber, and Twitch streamer Brian Kibler announced that he would no longer cast the Hearthstone Grandmasters tournaments.

Published: Wed, 10/09/2019 - 15:38
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Children of Morta Switch Version Delayed to November


Earlier today, developer Dead Mage and publisher 11 bit studios announced that the release date for Children of Morta's Nintendo Switch version has been delayed from October 15th to Novemb

Published: Mon, 10/07/2019 - 15:30
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Yes, Your Grace Is A Kingdom Management RPG Coming Next Year


Publisher No More Robots has announced that they have partnered with developer Brave At Night for Yes, Your Grace, a kingdom management RPG in which you sit your royal buttocks on the thro

Published: Wed, 10/02/2019 - 17:46
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Zoria: Age of Shattering Is A Tactical Party-Based RPG


Today, developer Tiny Trinket Games revealed Zoria: Age of Shattering, a tactical party-based RPG that promises to deliver an epic story with deep management gameplay. 

Published: Mon, 09/30/2019 - 12:37