Games

Life Is Strange Actress Covers Song From Game’s Soundtrack

Douglesby
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Hannah Telle, the beautiful and talented actress who voices protagonist Max Caufield in the video game Life Is Strange, has covered a song from the game’s soundtrack. Originally by Syd Matters, “Obstacles” shows up several times throughout the game, usually in a meaningful vignette, or at times when dramatic dialogue is taking place. The whole soundtrack […]

Nintendo Submits Patent For New Discless Media Format

Douglesby
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At some point earlier this week, The popular gaming forum NeoGAF found patent paperwork filed by Nintendo in February of this year. The submission detailed a possible new system that lacks an optical disk drive, instead opting for a hard disk-driven data storage system. This move is likely in response to the popularity of cloud-based gaming storage, made popular […]

The Zen of Board Games

Sam
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Making a successful board game is about one thing: consumer satisfaction.  That can be broken down into the factors: material quality, fun, and re-playability.  The best excel in all areas, and I’ll give some examples below: Material Quality If your game doesn’t physically hold up over time, it doesn’t matter how re-playable it is; you can’t […]

Unity’s Unite 2015 Boston to Draw a Crowd

Shane deLumeau
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Calling all gamers!  Unity’s Unite 2015 conference is coming to Boston September 21-23 with a Unity training day September 20. Those not familiar with Unity should take a trip to Unity’s website and learn about this powerful game engine. Unity is one of the top game engines and major competitors to Epic’s Unreal Engine.  It is […]

Witcher 3 Devs Break Off to Create the Game ‘Seven’

Shane deLumeau
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A group of developers from The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have broken away to form their own studio called Fool’s Theory. They gave a press release for their first game in development called ‘Seven.’ Seven is a 3D isometric RPG which takes place in a “beyond post-apocalyptic” world where mankind has once again taken humanity to the […]

“We Happy Few” Meets Funding Goals, Gets Early Access Release This Holiday Season

Douglesby
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After a successful stint on Kickstarter (almost $335,000, well over their original $250,000 goal), We Happy Few will see an early release on both Steam and Xbox One this holiday season. First announced in February of this year, We Happy Few is set in a dystopian tangential version of 1960’s England, where residents of the fictional town of Wellington Wells […]

No Tears for Your Fears in New Gears Of War Ad

Doug L.
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As a longtime Xbox owner the game which gave me the most bang for my buck is the Gears of War series. No other game provided more fun and online play with my friends than this one. Horde mode just made the whole thing infinitely re-playable on many levels. One of the great things about […]

Dead Realm Update Delivers New Monster, Bug Fixes, Another Reason to Invest in a Night Light

Douglesby
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Now this…is how you do early access. Dead Realm, an (already) massively popular online multiplayer horror hide-and-seek trouser-ruiner, was only released on Steam at the beginning of this month; but developer Section Studios and publisher 3BlackDot have been pretty consistent in releasing updates for their new title. Other than their regular bug fixes and patches, they’ve also […]
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When Art Meets Videogaming: Child of Light Review

Maddie Ferguson
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Game Title: Child Of Light Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One We Reviewed on: Xbox One Before I begin I STRONGLY encourage you to click here and play the soundtrack while reading this post. It. Is. Amazing. I was lucky enough to get to play Child of Light […]

New Final Fantasy VII: Remake or Continuation?

Shane deLumeau
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When Square announced the Final Fantasy VII remake at E3, the internet lit-up in a flurry of spastic conversations around the video game trailer. It mainly consisted of “Holy sh*t!” “OMG!” and “My pants are wet!” This wasn’t just some upscaled graphics to play on modern consoles. This was a flat out new game with […]