Results for Tag "Role Playing"

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Korok Seed and Hetsu locations guide

Posted 04/13 19:45 in Gaming | 0comments

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Korok Seed and Hetsu locations guide

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is home to all manner of weird and wonderful creatures.When you unearth them, they'll reward you with a Korok Seed.

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Explore Tamriel with the best locations in the Elder Scrolls series

Posted 04/21 14:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Explore Tamriel with the best locations in the Elder Scrolls series

From gleaming glades to smouldering ruins, Tamriel provides a wide variety of locations to satisfy the adventurous urges of any brave traveller.Here are 12 breathtaking spots handpicked from the Elder Scrolls games, to help you tell your Hammerfalls from your Vvardenfells.

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10 HD collections we (still) want to happen

Posted 04/24 23:36 in Gaming | 0comments

10 HD collections we (still) want to happen

These are the HD collections and upgraded ports we're still hoping to see on PS4 and Xbox One some day.The series is nearly two decades old at this point (the first game launched alongside the PlayStation 2), making it seem especially worthy of HD preservation.

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Best Xbox 360 games of all time

Posted 04/26 13:32 in Gaming | 0comments

Best Xbox 360 games of all time

The Xbox 360 dominated gaming following its 2005 launch.There was a reason the 360 took the lead over the competitors for so many years: it had some of the best games ever made.

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The 10 greatest couples in video games

Posted 04/28 23:20 in Gaming | 0comments

The 10 greatest couples in video games

Sometimes two people just have a spark.We’ve all had moments of vicarious joy watching these couples grow close over cutscenes or in casual filler dialogue.

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Why Bastion's narrator is a silver-tongued storyteller and an understated narrative lynchpin

Posted 05/09 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Why Bastion's narrator is a silver-tongued storyteller and an understated narrative lynchpin

” As the dulcet tones of this mysterious narrator fade from your speakers, the image of a young man lying on a threadbare bed creeps into focus.” It was at this moment during my first playthrough of Bastion that I cocked a quizzical eyebrow at my screen.

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The 15 types of characters you meet in every RPG

Posted 05/18 20:37 in Gaming | 0comments

The 15 types of characters you meet in every RPG

Whatever the case, it seems like the majority of RPG side-characters fall into at least one of these 15 classic archetypes.You might think they're too detached at times, but it's hard to deny their nonchalant charms and combat prowess.

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The best PC games to play right now

Posted 05/19 12:13 in Gaming | 0comments

The best PC games to play right now

But what are the best PC games to play right now?Read more: The best PS4 games to play now Lara Croft made an impressive comeback in this new reboot of the classic Tomb Raider series.

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It’s survival of the dimmest in Ark: Survival Evolved as we embrace its silly side and have a Jurassic lark

Posted 05/24 16:58 in Gaming | 0comments

It’s survival of the dimmest in Ark: Survival Evolved as we embrace its silly side and have a Jurassic lark

You really have to cherish these endearing (if pointless) moments of survivor bonding, because Ark really is a savage beast.Faced with this relentless circle of death I decide to try to walk to one of Ark’s many resplendent towers.

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BioWare's Dragon Age: Origins gave us a grand but sometimes flat fantasy world

Posted 05/26 14:01 in Gaming | 0comments

BioWare's Dragon Age: Origins gave us a grand but sometimes flat fantasy world

It’s hard to believe that two months separated the first game in the Dragon Age series and the sequel to Mass Effect.In 2014, Dragon Age: Inquisition’s rich colours and gigantic environments finally managed to make this backdrop seem awe-inspiring.

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The most ludicrously impractical RPG weapons

Posted 05/30 12:28 in Gaming | 0comments

The most ludicrously impractical RPG weapons

It's up to you to find out, and maybe start hitting the gym if you're planning on swinging any of these over your head.We break bones, bruise them, and you can bet that after we're dead they only decrease in usefulness.

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Can we all please agree that being the 'chosen one' in RPGs needs to stop?

Posted 06/01 17:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Can we all please agree that being the 'chosen one' in RPGs needs to stop?

The ‘chosen one’ main quest trope needs to stop.It makes sense to have her as the chosen one as she’s already a defined protagonist, with an already-determined name and personality.

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Final Fantasy 15 wants to be a never-ending game, and I've made my peace with that

Posted 06/01 22:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Final Fantasy 15 wants to be a never-ending game, and I've made my peace with that

When I finished Final Fantasy 15 for my review in the days leading up to release, I had expected that, other than the occasional DLC mission or tech fix, my experience was generally going to be the state of Final Fantasy 15.The idea to implement Final Fantasy 15's timed quests came from how players reacted to the Japan-only 'Judgement Disc' demo.

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Dark Souls' most famous city is as beautiful as it is deadly

Posted 06/07 13:31 in Gaming | 0comments

Dark Souls' most famous city is as beautiful as it is deadly

When reviews of the first Dark Souls surfaced, many writers likened their experience to a tour of Hell.If you spelunk deep enough below ground in Dark Souls, you’ll discover lakes and rivers of molten lava – not exactly subtle.

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The Final Fantasy 7 remake might be utterly brilliant, but it won't be the same

Posted 06/08 14:05 in Gaming | 0comments

The Final Fantasy 7 remake might be utterly brilliant, but it won't be the same

Final Fantasy 7 is being remade and I can’t help but be excited.I’m now 32 and the thought of loving a game, any game, as much as I adored FF7 back in the day is.

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Why Monster Hunter World’s shift to PS4 and Xbox One is essential for the survival of the series

Posted 06/13 22:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Why Monster Hunter World’s shift to PS4 and Xbox One is essential for the survival of the series

As a longtime, unapologetic fan of the Monster Hunter franchise, I felt my pulse quicken during the PS4 show at E3 2017 when I laid eyes on a character wielding a very Monster-Hunter-looking sword, battling very Monster-Hunter-looking beasts.When Monster Hunter World was properly announced, and upon learning that it would be available not just for PS4 but Xbox One and PC as well, anticipation turned to ecstasy.

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Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood review diary: 'Not the type of game you drop in for every odd expansion. It's a commitment.'

Posted 06/20 18:12 in Gaming | 0comments

Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood review diary: 'Not the type of game you drop in for every odd expansion. It's a commitment.'

Today marks the launch of the Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn expansion Stormblood.MMOs like FF14 are beastly affairs, and expansions like Stormblood are no different.

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21 little things that annoy us about Steam sales

Posted 06/28 18:02 in Gaming | 0comments

21 little things that annoy us about Steam sales

It's not the singing birds in the trees that's alerted us to the fact, nor the blistering heat, nor even the fact that at last the chime of the ice-cream truck is like a beacon of hope.No, it's the fact that the Steam Summer Sale has begun.

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The best Legend of Zelda games of all time

Posted 07/03 23:08 in Gaming | 0comments

The best Legend of Zelda games of all time

What follows is a list of the ten best games in the Legend of Zelda franchise, each one representing different but equally important eras in the series' long and varied history.Ocarina of Time is one of the most historically important games of all time.

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