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Gaming Obscura: Exit

April 30, 2015 by Robert Grosso

Many people say that modern video games have become “easy” to play. A strange concept, since most of the older gaming generation have rose-tinted memories of “Nintendo Hard” games that…

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First Person Saturday – Call of Juarez: Gunslinger

April 25, 2015 by Perry Ruhland

Western games are a bit of a rarity, especially in the FPS genre. Sure, you had Outlaws, and Darkwatch and Blood to an extent, but there’s only one series that consistently…

Duke Nukem Forever

First Person Saturday – Duke Nukem Forever

April 18, 2015 by Perry Ruhland

There are plenty of games out there that are bad. However, very few are actually legendary for being bad. Superman 64, Big Rigs: Over the Road Racing, E.T. for the Atari. Somehow, Duke Nukem…

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Gaming Obscura: Deadly Creatures

April 16, 2015 by Robert Grosso

Ever wondered why the vast majority of video games have humanoid protagonists? Outside of most space shooters and omnipotent “god mode” like games such as Civilization, the presence of human-like…

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Screenshot Survey: Rabbit Route

April 5, 2015 by Alex Santa Maria

Happy Easter everyone! It’s time for yet another Screenshot Survey. Indeed, every Saturday game developers from around the world take a break from coding and testing to post tweets featuring…

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First Person Saturday – Redneck Rampage

April 4, 2015 by Perry Ruhland

We’ve covered quite a few Build Engine shooters in the short history of First Person Saturday, from Nam to Blood, but there’s been one I’ve been meaning to take a…

The Fools Errand

Gaming Obscura: The Fool’s Errand

April 2, 2015 by Robert Grosso

One of the oldest genres in gaming is the puzzle/adventure-style game. In modern parlance, a slew of independent and small time point and click adventure games have filled the void…

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First Person Saturday (Sunday Edition) – Aliens vs. Predator (2010)

March 29, 2015 by Alex Santa Maria

With the recent news of the Predator’s arrival in the realm of Mortal Kombat, this week seemed like the perfect opportunity to revisit Sega’s first crack at the Aliens franchise:…


Screenshot Survey: Karate Frogs

March 22, 2015 by Alex Santa Maria

Following a PAX-themed two week vacation, Screenshot Survey is back once again to post about the big and the small indie developers currently sharing their work on social media. After…


First Person Saturday – HeXen

March 21, 2015 by Perry Ruhland

Two weeks ago, we tackled a shooter known as Heretic, a fantasy-based FPS from the Doom era. Today, we’re going to look a little further ahead to the release of HeXen: Beyond…