“Echoplex” Early Access Review

“Echoplex” (Early Access) Developer: Output Games Publisher: Output Games, indienova Available for Steam Early Access There’s been a lot of talk about games being adapted into movies lately. “Echoplex” skips the adaption by having FMV’s right in the game. That combined with the visual style of the gameplay and the…

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The Power Of Death

In the realms of game design, death is usually just a way of saying that you messed up. The standard ‘failure state’ that makes a game a game rather than something you watch while pressing button prompts. So a game by David Cage, (at least recently). But death can be…

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Week in Game News, 15th August 2014

Robin Williams, 1951 – 2014 The untimely passing of actor and comedian Robin Williams lead to a huge outpouring of grief from the entertainment community, including the gaming community. Robin was a self-proclaimed “hardcore gamer” to such a degree where his daughter is named Zelda after the eponymous character from…

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Retro Monday: “Age of Empires 3”

Title: “Age of Empires 3” Developer: Ensemble Studios Publisher: Microsoft Studios Released: October 2005 With the news that Airtight Games (the guys behind the very “Portal” as made by the same director “Quantum Conundrum” and very recent “Murdered: Soul Suspect”,) is going under, and the Nottingham, UK based Crytek UK…

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