A random mix of games, tech, and anything else that people wanted a few good words on. Doesn’t include things like news, quickies, or most pieces converted from print – it’s often not a comfortable transition…
Gamespy > Orion: Dino Beatdown
A disappointment several million years in the making? You bet Jurassic-is in this half-baked, unfinished excuse for a shooter. Even with jetpacks. Shudder.
Eurogamer > A Week Of Tera
Reports from the first week of the game that wants to add a bit more action combat to MMOs… and a hell of a lot more cleavage.
PC Gamer > Crap Shoot: Star Trek: Judgment Rites
Star Trek Month kicks off with a look back at the games of The Original Series, and a rare example of a licensed game that wasn’t a plate of steaming gagh.
PC Gamer > Crap Shoot: Sentient
Hey, are you building a space station above a sun? Here’s a thought: resist the urge to call it “Icarus”. Nothing good can come of it…
Rock Paper Shotgun > Jane Jensen Interview
I catch up with Gabriel Knight creator Jane Jensen to talk about adventures, story, crazy fans, casual gaming and definitely not That Puzzle. (Much.)
PC Gamer > Crap Shoot: Softporn Adventure
As the Leisure Suit Larry Kickstarter races towards the finish-line, it’s time to take a look back at the unlikely game that originally kick-started his legend.
Gamespy > Free Agent: Super Monday Night Combat
Now every day can be… Monday? Wait, do we actually want that? Well, at least it’s the action-packed, free-to-play version of everyone’s least favourite day.
IGN > Shooting For The Heart
How smarter writing and real-world experts are breathing extra life into your shooters – and adding a little of the missing heart from your average COD.
Rock Paper Shotgun > WIT: Tribes Ascend
Mostly, Wot I Think when playing Tribes: Ascend is “Wheeeeeeeee!” Discover that, plus a few slightly more professional criticisms now that it’s out of beta.
PC Gamer > Crap Shoot: Escape From Hell
From Hull, from Halifax, from Hell, ‘tis thus. From all these three, Good Lord deliver us. Unfortunately, you won’t get out of this one with your TomTom.