A few months ago, we had the opportunity to go hands-on with an early build of Chorus, a space combat game that was promising an engrossing story alongside its intergalactic dogfighting gameplay. This initial demo left a positive impression on me, despite me being…well, quite bad at the game itself. Now, with the full version
In October of 2017, German developer Piranha Bytes asked a question: “What would an open-world RPG that mixed worldbuilding elements of both fantasy and science fiction look like?” The provided answer to this question was ELEX, an acronym representing the words Eclectic, Lavish, Exhilarating, and Xenial.
Now that the patch notes are out for Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker, we have an idea of where we can start our new adventures. Whether you’re looking to dive into the new story, try out the new jobs, or getting right into crafting and gathering, we’ve got you covered!
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As we get ready to jump into early access to Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker, Square Enix has gone ahead and posted the preliminary patch notes for Patch 6.0. There is a lot for fans to read through as we wait for early access to start so make sure to check them out! Final Fantasy XIV
The last time we got to jump into a brand new expansion for Final Fantasy XIV, we praised it as the smoothest launch we had ever seen. As we approach the release of Endwalker later this week however, the concerns regarding server congestion remain, and are perhaps the biggest they’ve ever been. Back in July,
Last night, Square Enix re-uploaded the FFXIV 1.0 cinematic to its Final Fantasy XIV YouTube channel. But why? Could it be that with Endwalker early access starting later this week, the publisher wishes to remind people of what came before for nostalgia’s sake as we get ready to wrap up the Hydaelyn and Zodiark saga?
I’m always on the lookout for new and exciting genre mashups. It’s a great way to add new flavor to a stale scene, to challenge genre norms. So naturally I was interested in Date Night Bowling. I do enjoy bowling IRL and while it rarely comes across well in video games, the change in theme
Media preservation is a funny thing. Films, television and music have obviously been around a lot longer than video games have. Because of that, there’s a bit more reverence and concern for preserving the good and bad of everything for future generations to experience. Shift that focus to video games and that gets a little
Oh, hey guys. It’s me, Grant, I’m back from the year 2042. You thought 2020 wasn’t so hot? Looks like we’re in for another world war in 20 years or so. At least according to EA and DICE’s Battlefield 2042. So if you can’t wait 20 years, I’m here with the deets on how things
Here’s the thing about any kind of gaming chair – it’s simultaneously one of the least important and most important decisions that you’re going to make when it comes to your personal setup. On the one hand, well, it’s a chair. It’s a place to sit. It’s not a game, it doesn’t make your PC
One of the perks of being a game reviewer is learning about upcoming games that may be easy to miss. Sometimes, these hidden gems can provide more entertainment than big named titles, and when that happens it’s ALWAYS the best feeling. I recently had this experience with Arcadia Fallen, a modern fantasy visual novel developed
Lemon Drop, aka @ARecipeReborn, and Anonymoose join Rook, Fusion, and Xenedra to talk over the recently released FFXIV Cookbook by Victoria Rosenthal. Each one of us made a recipe or two from the adorable pages and we can't wait to share them with you!
Fans of Final Fantasy XIV are eagerly awaiting the drop of the new music from the upcoming Endwalker expansion. Today, Square Enix released a music video of the track “Endwalker“. The song is performed by Sam Carter from Architects and Masayoshi Soken and The Primals. Lyrics were written by Michael-Christopher Koji Fox with a concept
As we get closer to the release of Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker, the Final Fantasy XIV Developer’s Blog has been posting lyrics to the main themes that we’ve heard with all of the expansions. Today, they dropped the long-awaited lyrics for the track we’ve heard in the Endwalker full trailer: Endwalker – Footfalls.
A little over four years ago, we took a look at Blue Reflection, a new IP from Gust (of Atelier fame) and Koei Tecmo. A JRPG set in the magical girl genre, it was something that seemed to have a lot of promise when I first booted it up. Unfortunately, I came away from it…less
Since his announcement for Marvel’s Avengers, fans have been eagerly awaiting news about the PlayStation exclusive Spider-Man. Today, we finally got our first look at everyone’s favorite web-slinger! In addition to the above image, it was also announced that a brand new trailer featuring Spider-Man will be released tomorrow. Spider-Man will be exclusive to the
Join Fusion, Aldianaux and Rook as they explore the ups and downs of the latest Live Letter!
Last month we gave you a first look at a brand new Gamer Escape. Today we’re excited to announce that those updates are now live! All of us here at Gamer Escape are incredibly excited about the update, which is something that we’ve been hard at work on for more than a year. We’ve been
Welcome to the new Gamer Escape! We’ve gone under the hood and re-worked everything from the ground up – including our points system. Before you could gain points only from editing our wikis, but we’ve expanded this so that now anyone can gain points and claim some extra benefits. All Gamer Escape content is free,