Tuesday, 29 Sep 2020

Reviews

God Of War: Ragnarok – What To Expect From The Story

Last night’s PS5 event gave us our first tease of the highly-anticipated sequel to Santa Monica Studio’s God of War. Despite its relative brevity, we can already stitch together a decent idea of what to expect because, well, books exist. The second instalment in Kratos’ latest odyssey bears the subtitle, “Ragnarok,” referring to the Norse […]

Icewind Dale: Rime Of The Frostmaiden Makes DMing Easier And Harder

It’s almost the end of 2020, and we’re still being urged to avoid gathering in groups. Many are also beyond done hearing about how we’re all in this together, how we’re united in staying at home. People will take any excuse to go for a walk or hit up Target just for actual human interaction. […]

Enter to win a Razer accessories bundle from Polygon and Fanatical

Polygon is teaming up with Razer and game key retailer Fanatical to give away a bundle of Razer gaming accessories. It includes a Razer Huntsman keyboard, a Razer Viper mouse, a Razer Kraken Ultimate headset, a Razer Gigantus V2 gaming mat, a combined value of more than $350. Our promotion is part of BundleFest, Fanatical’s […]

How I Cheesed It To The #1 Spot On The Quake 4 Leader Board

The Xbox 360 launch title, Quake 4 featured an achievement titled “Number One”, for reaching the #1 position on the worldwide ranked leaderboards. Yes, this game required players to literally become the top player in the world in order to get the full 1000 Gamerscore, or at least that’s what the developers intended. Many would expect that the […]

KOTOR's Darth Nihilus Is Getting A Star Wars: The Black Series Figure

The Mandalorian is currently the most coveted of Hasbro’s long-running Star Wars: The Black Series action figures, but I suspect the newly announced Darth Nihilus will give him a run for his money. This popular Sith Lord debuted in 2004’s Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II, and despite having little exposure since then, […]

Venice VR Expanded: A Festival of Immersive Imagination

The Venice Film Festival has been going on for the past couple of weeks and so has Venice VR Expanded, the immersive digital edition showcasing the latest virtual reality (VR) projects from around the world. Filled with an assortment of films and interactive content it’s been one of the best examples of why a format […]

On The Level: A Deep Dive Into Mario Odyssey’s Moon Wedding

Nintendo achieved something special with Super Mario Odyssey. Both familiar and new, Odyssey was an incredible Mario experience. Every world is notable, but we’ll be digging deep into the game’s final mission: Bowers’s Moon Wedding. A Grand Journey To The End Bowser’s Moon Wedding begins upon setting foot on the Moon Kingdom. This isn’t the […]

It’s Time to Work in Vacation Simulator: Back to Job

When it comes to colourful virtual reality (VR) gameplay experiences Owlchemy Labs has got you covered, especially when it comes to the studios’ most recent title Vacation Simulator. Today, the team has released a free DLC add-on called Back to Job, putting you to work at a nice robot getaway. Rather than these friendly bots […]

Cyberpunk 2077: Trauma Team #1 Review – Stay Frosty, Or Get Frosted

Although it’s widely known that the dystopian Night City is ruled by megacorporations, Cyberpunk 2077: Trauma Team #1 — a new comic from Dark Horse — offers us an insight into how deeply ingrained that structure is in society at large. While the eponymous Trauma Team offers the fastest and most effective paramedic service in […]

D&D’s next adventure will test even the best Dungeon Masters

Dungeons & Dragons’ next campaign module hits the street on Sept. 15. Titled Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden, it brings the franchise back to the setting of some of its most famous novelizations. But don’t expect to see much of Drizzt Do’Urden in its 320 pages (he’s got his own video game on the […]