My weekly column for the PC Gamer website, digging into the archives on a search for the unusual and forgotten names in PC gaming, from lost gems to weapons grade atrocities.
Crap Shoot > Supreme Warrior
A martial arts movie with some moves. Supreme Warrior! Are you ready to FMV rumble? Well, if so, you’re about 20 years too late…
Crap Shoot > Haunted Casino
A spooky little spin-off of the Last Half Of Darkness series, where the gamble has little to do with the poker tables. Looking for horror? Get Staufed!
Crap Shoot > Hell Cab
Prepare for the ride of your life, or indeed death, in the strangest time machine ever created. Seriously. Who’d willingly take a ride in a taxi marked Hell Cab?
Crap Shoot > Gold Rush
One of Sierra’s odder adventures makes a return, at a… uh… ambitious price point on Steam. But what makes it so strange? In that, there is a Story.
Crap Shoot > Corporation
Before Doom, before Wolfenstein 3D, and before Core Design hit it big with Lara Croft. But why does nobody remember one of the first FPS games of all time?
Crap Shoot > The Palace Of Deceit
As Cliff Bleszinski prepares to unveil his latest game, a cheeky dig into the archives to see what happened on the day before his ‘overnight’ success.
Crap Shoot > Liberty Or Death
From the mouths of men who want to be free, the cry goes out! But the preferred option does rather depend on where you stand…