Lane Martin

72 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Latest Articles From Lane Martin
Forts Review - A Fun 2D RTS

Forts Review – A Fun 2D RTS

The nature of war is a hotly contested within the gaming space. Those in fear of impending nuclear annihilation will quickly remind you that war, war never changes, while a particularly...
 1

Hacknet Labryinths Review – More Hacknet

There are few things that scratch the same itch as a bad movie, and there is no bad movie that I go back to as often as 1995’s Hackers (The Craft...
 1

Thimbleweed Park Review- Charming Throwback

When looking at the achievements list for Thimbleweed Park, you’ll see some interesting things. Notably, you’ll find achievements for collecting specks of dust, the requisite pointless collection item of the game,...
 1

The Sexy Brutale – Uniquely Amazing

People are going to talk about The Sexy Brutale. Prepare to hear a litany of opinions coming from the recesses of the internet. It’s going to be loud and it’s going...
Beat Cop Review -  Miami Vice Meets Papers, Please

Beat Cop Review – Miami Vice Meets Papers, Please

Simulation games tend to have three speeds. Most often, they throw the player into the management role, where they oversee the entirety of the simulation from the outside, making adjustments where...
The Many Ways the World Will End According to Video Games 2

The Many Ways the World Will End According to Video Games

Well, it happened again. After millions of dollars in biomedical research and the construction of a remote lab deep in the mountains, a highly paid doctor leaked a vial of their...
Titan to Produce a New Tekken Comic

Titan to Produce a New Tekken Comic

Titan comics publishes an extremely diverse catalogue of comic books ranging from original books like Chimera Brigade and Peepland to its vast collection of licensed properties like Dark Souls and Dishonored. Now, Titan...
Fire Emblem Heroes Review - They're Still Learning

Fire Emblem Heroes Review – They’re Still Learning

Mobile games are a particularly different beast in comparison to their more traditional big budget counterparts. The screen is significantly smaller than even the tiniest of televisions, the controls are all...
Leaving Lyndow Review - A Beautiful, Facinating Commercial

Leaving Lyndow Review – A Beautiful, Facinating Commercial

So recently I’ve been thinking about what makes a video game a game. Some people would claim that the interaction between a player and the virtual world within a game is...
Rebellion Wishes to Licence Games from 2000AD Comics

Rebellion Wishes to Licence Games from 2000AD Comics

For a video game developer, publishing a popular comic book seems like a pretty good deal. You get invited to all the cool conventions, movies deals, and you don't have to jump...
She Remembered Caterpillars - Beautiful Puzzler, Difficult Learning Curve

She Remembered Caterpillars – Beautiful Puzzler, Difficult Learning Curve

Puzzle games are an odd facet of the gaming landscape. Other games are subject to the ebb and flow of market trends in the industry. Genres reinvent themselves over and over...
 1

From Android Nim to Portal – The Evolution of Puzzle Games

Trends come and go in the video game industry. Genres mutate to keep pace with modern technology in an attempt to appeal to the ever-changing whims of players, locking themselves into...

Must Read

The New King of City Building – A Talk with Colossal Order 9

The New King of City Building – A Talk with Colossal...

There was a time when if you wanted a city builder, you looked to SimCity. That time has changed since Cities Skylines hit the...