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Redneck Rampage

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…

Doshin The Giant

Gaming Obscura: Doshin The Giant

March 19, 2015 by Robert Grosso

One of the fun aspects of this series is the ability to talk about the games outside of the standard review format. This allows a bit of historical context to be…


First Person Saturday – Heretic

March 7, 2015 by Perry Ruhland

The year is 1994. Doom and Doom II have been unleashed upon the world, and Doom fever is spreading across the PC market. Loads of copycat shooters are being released…

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Gaming Obscura: Vib-Ribbon

March 5, 2015 by Robert Grosso

Recently, Harmonix has begun chatter about possibly reviving the Rock Band series. One of the most influential rhythm games ever made, Rock Band became an industry leader in the late…


Screenshot Survey: Raygun Ravens

March 2, 2015 by Alex Santa Maria

Every Saturday, game developers from around the world take a break from coding and testing to post tweets featuring screenshots of whatever they happen to be working on at the…

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First Person Saturday – Serious Sam: The First Encounter HD

February 28, 2015 by Perry Ruhland

While I normally take a look at overlooked shooters here on First Person Saturday, sometimes it is fun to take a look at a classic. One of my favorite well…