Silent Hill 2 is a perfect game... and it's still inspiring horror in 2017

Posted 02/08 13:16 in Gaming | 0comments

Silent Hill 2 is a perfect game... and it's still inspiring horror in 2017

Few games have the good fortune of being perfect but, for me, Silent Hill 2 is.I'm not trying to claim that - mechanically - Silent Hill 2 is the pinnacle of video game development.

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How to make a videogame (with no experience)

Posted 02/08 13:11 in Gaming | 0comments

How to make a videogame (with no experience)

Did you know that Super Mario Run was made with a free game engine you could download and use today?Remember you're making this game, I'm just going to point you in the right direction.

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Portal in augmented reality almost makes the $3,000 HoloLens worth it

Posted 02/07 22:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Portal in augmented reality almost makes the $3,000 HoloLens worth it

You thought virtual reality was expensive, what with the $800 HTC Vive, $600 Oculus Rift, and $400 PlayStation VR?Try augmented reality courtesy of Microsoft's HoloLens - dev kits of these puppies will set you back a whopping $3,000!

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Meet the man behind Hitman's Agent 47

Posted 02/07 21:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Meet the man behind Hitman's Agent 47

David Bateson is not a Nolan North or a Troy Baker or a Jennifer Hale.His voice isn't in every single video game across the land.

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Mass Effect: Andromeda's armor cuts off buttcheeks and other little details revealed in new character kits

Posted 02/07 20:30 in Gaming | 0comments

Mass Effect: Andromeda's armor cuts off buttcheeks and other little details revealed in new character kits

Our heroes Sara and Scott Ryder, as well as companions Cora Harper, Liam Kosta, and Peebee are all accounted for, with BioWare promising more to come.But then, I've always admired the Mass Effect aesthetic.

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How Titanfall 2’s secret, high-level game blesses a modern shooter with long-lost, old-school purity

Posted 02/07 17:47 in Gaming | 0comments

How Titanfall 2’s secret, high-level game blesses a modern shooter with long-lost, old-school purity

But now that it’s been out in the wild for a few months, Titanfall 2 has started to turn into a different, even more interesting game.It turns out that for all of Titanfall 2’s immediate depth, there’s actually a whole lot more hidden under the surface.

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Why you should give hidden gem Zombi a chance

Posted 02/07 14:05 in Gaming | 0comments

Why you should give hidden gem Zombi a chance

Remember a few years ago, when every new game was a zombie game?And since you also lose any skills you’ve gained along the way, the longer you’ve spent as one survivor, the greater the loss.

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The 15 most bizarre video game Collector’s Editions and... wait, one of them is $10 million? Really?

Posted 02/07 13:24 in Gaming | 0comments

The 15 most bizarre video game Collector’s Editions and... wait, one of them is $10 million? Really?

A collector’s edition usually represents a great opportunity to nab yourself some official, bespoke merchandise to truly solidify your love for a franchise, character or universe.They’re never cheap, but what else are you supposed to line your trophy cabinet with other than the mini fridges, superhero masks and RC cars that come packaged within these vintage bundles of gaming goodness?

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Fire Emblem Heroes tips - 8 things I wish I had known before playing

Posted 02/07 01:42 in Gaming | 0comments

Fire Emblem Heroes tips - 8 things I wish I had known before playing

Once you've progressed past a certain point in the story, you'll unlock the Special Maps option under the Battle tab.Higher stars mean higher stats overall, and you'll want to fill out your roster with as many five-star characters as you can.

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RadioRadar+ Podcast 66: Nioh nails it and we played many Nintendo Switch games

Posted 02/07 00:44 in Gaming | 0comments

RadioRadar+ Podcast 66: Nioh nails it and we played many Nintendo Switch games

Further Discussion: Hands on with Nintendo Switch, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Breath of the Wild and more.Last week it was a legitimately great new Resident Evil game, and this week it’s the return of Team Ninja with Nioh.

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A complete timeline of Hideo Kojima's statements about Death Stranding

Posted 02/06 21:51 in Gaming | 0comments

A complete timeline of Hideo Kojima's statements about Death Stranding

Likewise, you might see fellow Death Stranding star Mads Mikkelsen as Hannibal Lecter.In that regard, Death Stranding will also be an action game, but I want to make something new, something different.

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Play Skyrim in D&D... and 9 more ways to turn your favorite games into tabletop RPGs

Posted 02/06 19:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Play Skyrim in D&D... and 9 more ways to turn your favorite games into tabletop RPGs

You'll need a copy of the Player's Handbook whether you're playing or running the game.99 from Amazon D&D Monsters ManualBuy it US: $30.

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Smart, simple, and soothing: You should be playing Linelight

Posted 02/06 18:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Smart, simple, and soothing: You should be playing Linelight

Solve puzzles and outwit enemies by moving a beam of light through two-dimensional mazes When I play Linelight, I feel at peace.First, you'll learn how to manipulate line sections, moving them in and out of place by passing through gate switches.

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Here's all eight versions of the original Resident Evil (plus the 'dead' port fans saved from development hell)

Posted 02/06 17:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Here's all eight versions of the original Resident Evil (plus the 'dead' port fans saved from development hell)

The original Resident Evil came out in 1996.If Resident Evil was born in the US, it would be almost old enough to buy a bottle of whisky to go with those green herbs.

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11 amazing Fallout 4 settlements that'll make you say 'How the hell did they do that?'

Posted 02/05 11:46 in Gaming | 0comments

11 amazing Fallout 4 settlements that'll make you say 'How the hell did they do that?'

Don't agree with me?Here are all the creations that made me feel awful about myself.

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15 games that reward you for NOT playing them

Posted 02/05 11:26 in Gaming | 0comments

15 games that reward you for NOT playing them

In the case of Jonathan Blow's Braid this diabolical bent extends far beyond the terrible actions of Tim.made it so that this granny-rapid gas ball provides the only means of reaching the game's most maliciously placed star.

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The best video game stories ever

Posted 02/04 00:15 in Gaming | 0comments

The best video game stories ever

Where most tales of this type are made of good guys and bad guys, heroic challenges and redemptive resolutions, The Last of Us has none of these things.No one at the start of the game is even particularly likeable.

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Conan plays For Honor and gives Tom Brady the grossest trophy

Posted 02/03 23:15 in Gaming | 0comments

Conan plays For Honor and gives Tom Brady the grossest trophy

It's become tradition that ahead of the annual Super Bowl, talk show host Conan O'Brien brings members of the opposing teams together for a rousing bout of video game.In 2015, Rob Gronkowski and Marshawn Lynch went head-to-head in Mortal Kombat X.

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45 tips and tricks to get more from your Xbox One

Posted 02/03 21:33 in Gaming | 0comments

45 tips and tricks to get more from your Xbox One

Turtle Beach Ear Force XO Four - For the avid first-person shooter player, decent cans are a must.The XO Four is a great, and reasonably priced, starting option.

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The Big Question: Why is Resident Evil 7 such a successful reboot?

Posted 02/03 18:18 in Gaming | 0comments

The Big Question: Why is Resident Evil 7 such a successful reboot?

Leon Hurley For me, Resident Evil 7 succeeds as a reboot precisely because it isn’t a reboot at all.And that’s why Resident Evil 7 really, really gets it right.

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