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Coverage Club: CRPG Number Crunching in Numgeon

March 29, 2019 by Trevor Whalen

Beguiled by complex dungeon-crawler CRPGs, I am delighted by any game that gives me a small and simple digestible based on the experience. Numgeon is such a game. In it,…

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X-COM: UFO Defense Rewind Review – Command And Cower

March 26, 2019 by Joe Allen

Of all the potential apocalyptic end events our beautiful planet could suffer, an alien invasion is the most fascinating. We know what zombies look like after all. Watching undead shamblers…

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Diablo Rewind Review – Smooth The Descent

March 25, 2019 by Richard Costa

Following the rerelease of Diablo on GOG, I tried to put down my nostalgia goggles and judge it for what it is. As a franchise, Diablo sits rightfully on the…

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KekRaptor: Half-Life 3 is Now an Epic Games Store Exclusive

March 24, 2019 by Alex Santa Maria

As part of their GDC Afterparty event, Valve head Gabe Newell had a big announcement. The long-awaited next Half-Life is finally here, hitting the Epic Games Store at the end of…

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Six Things to Know About We. The Revolution

March 23, 2019 by Robert Grosso

We. The Revolution is now available, and the indie strategy game is chock full of interesting little tidbits that are directly tied into the overall experience.  Many aspects of the…

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Coverage Club: Book of Demons is a Pop-Up Book Diablo

March 22, 2019 by Trevor Whalen

Imagine you’re a kid again and it’s story time. Your parent or guardian is opening up the hard, glossy cover to another pop-up storybook. Now pretend that the cover of…

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Dark Narrative: Living Backdrops

March 15, 2019 by Trevor Whalen

Within Thief, you are part of an ongoing world. The world does not stop for you—each level isn’t set up for you. You are a piece of it moving about…

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Coverage Club: The Spy Who Shrunk Me Slips Up

March 15, 2019 by Trevor Whalen

First-person stealth is a personal joy of mine. Immersed in such perspective while lurking about is the basis for many an example of compelling narrative and level design. Thus, the…

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Styx: Master Of Shadows Rewind Review – Gross Stealth At Its Finest

March 10, 2019 by William Worrall

I have a certain penchant for stealth games. I’ve done everything there is to do in Dishonored and devoured indie gems like Arigami and Stealth Inc. Like many people, I discovered…

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Coverage Club: Warparty Needs More Time to Evolve

March 8, 2019 by Robert N. Adams

Warparty is a real-time strategy game with a dinosaur theme. What’s not to love? It certainly looked like it had an interesting premise, but the developers Warcave and Crazy Monkey Studios…