Hands on: Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Survival, Rise, Destiny Last night I had the privileged to be invited by Square Enix to the reveal of the next installment in the Tomb Raider franchise: Shadow of the Tomb Raider. The evening included a presentation by Senior Game Director Daniel Bisson, one hour of gameplay and an interview with lead writer… Read more“Hands on: Shadow of the Tomb Raider”

The Hashcast #01: Critical Rolemodels

Ladies and Gentlemen, I give you: The first episode of “The Hashcast”. On this episode I sit down with my friends Marcus Beer (The Annoyed Gamer) and Steven Blomkamp to talk about the Critical Rolemodels movies like Black Panther, Dr. Who and Wonder Woman have provided us with and where… Read more“The Hashcast #01: Critical Rolemodels”

The Fiduciary Duty of the Companies You Love to Hate.

While the gaming industry occasionally gives the audience a peek behind the curtain into how the business side operates, it rarely goes over well. The contrast between “This is for the gamer” and having the gamer being reduced to a number on a profit line can be jarring and is… Read more“The Fiduciary Duty of the Companies You Love to Hate.”

FINAL FANTASY XV Pocket Edition available now

LOS ANGELES (Feb. 9, 2018) – Fans and newcomers can now experience FINAL FANTASY® XV anywhere and anytime with FINAL FANTASY XV POCKET EDITION, available now on the App Store, Google Play Store, and Amazon App Store. With an adorable art style and casual touch controls optimized for mobile devices,… Read more“FINAL FANTASY XV Pocket Edition available now”

Wrench on: Iconoclasts will grind your gears

Every now and then I come across a game that just “clicks” for me. The click can happen for a variety of games and a variety of reasons.  It might be a platformer with outstanding level design. Sometimes it’s a Metroidvania that just scratches the itch. It could be a… Read more“Wrench on: Iconoclasts will grind your gears”