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Northgard Early Access Preview - 3

Northgard Early Access Preview – A Beautiful Strategy Title

I don't know if I could ever get enough strategy games about past civilizations. I mean, the Civ series kind of has that idea on lock, but I'd jump at the...
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Kova Preview – Sharply Creative

Kova looks to take players to distant worlds; hunting for materials, prey, and ancient technology. It’s not exactly uncharted sci-fi territory to have a mercenary ship break down on a planet...
Urban Empire Preview

House of Cards Meets Civilization in Urban Empire Preview

City builders are gigantic time vampires, but in a good way. It’s like every time I pop in SimCity or Sid Meier’s Civilization, that’s my entire day. While they are some...
ReCore

ReCore Preview: Exploration, Puzzles and Shooting

Going into E3 2016, I actively resented ReCore. It was presented to me as a game that I was required to like because it had a playable female character. My default...
ABZU Combines Journey and Ecco

ABZU Combines Journey and Ecco

"Just keep swimming, just keep swimming,” I happily sang to myself, making my way through seaweed and surrounded by 10,000 fish in the beautiful Abzu. The graphical stylings of Abzu may seem...
Getting Extreme with Steep

Getting Extreme with Steep

There was a time, not too long ago, when everyone was extreme. People liked punk rock, Tony Hawk, and videogames like SSX. But that fad died by the time the 2010's...
Overwatch Preview - The Next Great Class-Based Shooter

Overwatch Preview – The Next Great Class-Based Shooter

I got to spend some time playing the Overwatch open beta that took place over the past weekend, and I must admit that I highly enjoyed what I have played of...
Torment: Tides of Numenera: First Impressions 6

Torment Revisited: A Preview of Tides of Numenera

Early Access is a fantastic thing for both players and independent or small developers—it keeps players invested (quite literally in the case of crowdfunding) in the game's development, and gives them...
Far Cry Primal Preview: Modern Stoneage FPS - 2015-12-03 22:36:21

Far Cry Primal Preview: Modern Stoneage FPS

I never got into the Far Cry franchise. Just never got into it, probably because it released in 2004 and I had a Gamecube and was much more interested in stuff...
The Age of Decadence: A Rare Blast From an Ancient Past - 2015-09-14 12:52:37

The Age of Decadence: A Rare Blast From an Ancient Past

Edward Gibbon’s Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire is one of the most famous history books ever written. Like all things, the great tome is now archaic, but the subjects...
Top Ten Films To Look Forward To At TIFF 2015 - 2015-09-11 15:59:29

Top Ten Films To Look Forward To At TIFF 2015

Well gang, September is here again. For many people, that means returning to school with all of the pencil buying and social anxiety that implies. For me, your trusty CGM movies...
Pixels & Ink #168 - Fail Man - 2015-08-21 10:10:40

Pixels & Ink #168 – Fail Man

It finally happened, there is a new videogame movie, and it is possibly the worst one yet. Find out why Phil hated Hitman: Agent 47 and how a movie filled with...

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Rakuen Review – Beautiful and Emotional

I've often said that my favourite video games are the ones that help me cultivate a deeper understanding of the human condition. I don't...