27 Sep 2021

Review: Astria Ascending

This is a weird review for me to be writing. Not in the sense that it has to be a negative one or anything like that, but in the sense that this is the first time that I’ve reviewed a game I previously previewed. As soon as it was clear we would be getting a
23 Aug 2021

Preview: Astria Ascending

There’s a certain je ne sais quoi that accompanies a JRPG that a lot of games try and fail to emulate. It feels reductive to say that these games have to come from Japan, of course, but for every game that manages to feel authentic to its JRPG aspirations despite not originating in the country
16 Jun 2021

Preview: The Forgotten City

The tale of developer Modern Storyteller and their upcoming time-looping mystery title, The Forgotten City, begins with one word: Skyrim. Don’t worry though, this isn’t a clever cover to disguise yet another Skyrim port. Instead, The Forgotten City is a rather creative original endeavor that sprang forth from the desire to mod the game itself.
19 Apr 2021

Review: Ashwalkers

Do you like your games with a healthy dose of stress? Want to relax by doing the same thing that you do every day of your life: survive? Well then, may I introduce you to the genre of survival games! I kid, of course. But survival games, or games with survival mechanics, have quickly become
4 Mar 2020

PAX East 2020 Hands-on: The Dungeon Of Naheulbeuk

Developed by Artefacts Studio and published by Dear Villagers, The Dungeon Of Naheulbeuk: The Amulet Of Chaos is a tactical (i.e. turn-based) RPG based on existing, and widely popular, French IP.  Your party consists of 7 characters: the Ranger, the Elf, the Dwarf, the Magician, the Ogre and the Thief, and while based on stereotypical