Results for Tag "Role Playing"

See if you remember gaming's most forgettable sequels

Posted 02/10 22:07 in Gaming | 0comments

See if you remember gaming's most forgettable sequels

It finally left the contemporary political fiction of the Modern Warfare series behind to tell the story of a group of former US special operatives fighting to restore their fallen country in the near future.More importantly, it had a dog and fish that really swam away from you when you got near them.

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15 games worth playing after you finish the story

Posted 02/16 15:09 in Gaming | 0comments

15 games worth playing after you finish the story

Starting an NG+ after finishing the main story, delivers you back to the beginning, only this time complete with your weapons, inventory (minus keys) and stats from the end of your first game.Enemies are of course tougher, but as a result, the game experience is very different to the first play through.

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9 of the Cthulhu-iest video games ever

Posted 02/16 18:18 in Gaming | 0comments

9 of the Cthulhu-iest video games ever

Those things Metallica sang about a couple times.I meant tormented beyond comprehension.

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Final Fantasy 15 isn’t perfect, but it marks a return to the philosophy that made the series great

Posted 02/21 14:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Final Fantasy 15 isn’t perfect, but it marks a return to the philosophy that made the series great

I admit, FF15 isn’t without its flaws.Its story isn’t the best told – or even the best in the series – and its camera is rubbish.

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I've never played Fire Emblem, where's the best place to start?

Posted 02/22 22:32 in Gaming | 0comments

I've never played Fire Emblem, where's the best place to start?

You're playing Fire Emblem Heroes on your phone right now, aren't you?But if you've never played a proper Fire Emblem, Heroes should act only as your gateway and the first step on a grander journey.

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8 things we want from the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor sequel

Posted 02/27 16:36 in Gaming | 0comments

8 things we want from the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor sequel

It’s no surprise a sequel is in the works - since its release, Shadow of Mordor has sold 2.It's included in the sequel, as confirmed by Shadow of Mordor design director Michael de Plater: “.

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Aaargh! The 12 most stressful games you'll ever play

Posted 03/01 17:28 in Gaming | 0comments

Aaargh! The 12 most stressful games you'll ever play

The new wave of roguelike, games, though, are taking the idea of when you're dead, you're dead to new extremes and that means a sharp increase in stress whenever you're playing them.Maybe its when you're dealing with the one-hit-kill Clickers, or when you're deciding whether to save ammo or fight to try and bolster other resources.

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The best way to catch up on Mass Effect before Mass Effect: Andromeda

Posted 03/03 17:27 in Gaming | 0comments

The best way to catch up on Mass Effect before Mass Effect: Andromeda

Which is why Mass Effect 2, which does all the spectacular world building, drama and sci-fi promised by the original but complemented by straightforward and fun shooting, is the Mass Effect to start with.An excellent, artfully made interactive comic book called Mass Effect: Genesis is available in all versions of Mass Effect 2.

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The 12 most famous fake brands in video games

Posted 03/06 13:57 in Gaming | 0comments

The 12 most famous fake brands in video games

We buy into what they're selling, and almost feel surprised that they don't exist in real life.The GTA games are the undoubted masters of fake-products, mostly because their sexual innuendo-heavy brands fit so perfectly into each parody-rich city.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild best cooking recipes guide

Posted 03/07 18:59 in Gaming | 0comments

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild best cooking recipes guide

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is an open-world adventure that borders on the survival genre, with Link having to cook up gourmet dishes and fancy elixirs just to make it through the day.To that end, we've included every single recipe here, as well as brief explanation of effects, and elixirs.

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Into the Weird Unknown: The making of Torment Tides of Numenera

Posted 03/09 21:32 in Gaming | 0comments

Into the Weird Unknown: The making of Torment Tides of Numenera

Four years in the making - and nearly two decades after the game it spiritually succeeds came out - Torment: Tides of Numenera is finally out in the world, playable on PS4, Xbox One and PC.Created by a veritable hall of fame of classic RPG creators, Torment explores an absolutely bizarre world that defies what most people think of as the role-playing conventions rooted in Dungeons and Dragons, Lord of the Rings, and other staples.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Shrine locations and solutions guide

Posted 03/10 15:31 in Gaming | 0comments

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Shrine locations and solutions guide

Some of the them have attached quests that you'll need to complete first.These shrine quests can be given to you by certain people, or will only become available after completing other side quests.

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3 painful truths I learned after playing Final Fantasy 15's first major DLC expansion

Posted 03/13 21:36 in Gaming | 0comments

3 painful truths I learned after playing Final Fantasy 15's first major DLC expansion

The most common criticism of Final Fantasy 15 is that its story is incomplete.” So Final Fantasy 15’s story is, warts and all, complete.

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5 things we learned at PAX East 2017

Posted 03/13 22:56 in Gaming | 0comments

5 things we learned at PAX East 2017

Here’s the thing, though: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch is even better.What made the PAX East demo of Deluxe so special, though, was realizing how seamless it makes multiplayer.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Captured Memories locations

Posted 03/14 18:56 in Gaming | 0comments

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Captured Memories locations

In The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, poor old Link has suffered a bout of amnesia, probably from sleeping on the job for the last century.Once you reach Kakariko Village and talk to Impa, the Captured Memories quest will begin and as you become more familiar with the landscapes of Hyrule, you'll start to recognise locations from the photos on your Shiekah Slate.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild unbreakable weapons and shield locations

Posted 03/16 14:08 in Gaming | 0comments

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild unbreakable weapons and shield locations

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's combat system is made all the more varied - or frustrating, depending on your point of view - with the fact that all of the weapons and shields in the game have a durability stat, meaning that they'll shatter into a million bright blue pieces once you've clobbered enough enemies, or deflected enough blows.If you're pining for something that isn't quite as fragile, you're in luck.

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The Big Question: What's your favorite Mass Effect moment?

Posted 03/17 12:00 in Gaming | 0comments

The Big Question: What's your favorite Mass Effect moment?

Heart swelling, dizzy in anticipation of finally seeing Meg… er, Tali's face, I fluffed the Suicide Mission's first big decision.It was one of the many moments where Mass Effect's characters felt less like archetypes and more like people with full and complicated histories.

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The 25 best Wii U games

Posted 03/17 23:32 in Gaming | 0comments

The 25 best Wii U games

Even with the lackluster sales and cumbersome GamePad, Nintendo's Wii U played host to some of the best games the publisher/developer has ever made.So as Nintendo enters an exciting new era, let's take a few minutes to celebrate the 25 best Wii U games ever made.

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Creating a brand-new class to perfectly suit a master criminal in The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion

Posted 03/21 14:05 in Gaming | 0comments

Creating a brand-new class to perfectly suit a master criminal in The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion

I spend 30 minutes creating the perfect burly orc, named Mugrub gro-Mogg (it takes longer because I have to look up the correct genitive case for a male orc).That’s not a good-enough anecdote for an article, so I go back to the start and make a new Mugrub.

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Perfect For Nintendo Switch: The greatest RPGs you never got to play

Posted 03/22 17:49 in Gaming | 0comments

Perfect For Nintendo Switch: The greatest RPGs you never got to play

Our worries that Nintendo Switch wasn’t going to have a steady stream of exciting games are starting to look mighty unfounded.The new Switch version, complete with multiplayer support, may finally fill in a massive gap in the Western 16-bit canon.

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