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Most gamers identify with a few developers and often prioritize those developers’ games over others. If you’re like me, you’ve had discussions with other gamers about which development studio is the best and consistently produces quality content. (more…)
Darksiders 2 is the upcoming sequel to the popular truly apocalyptic action game, um, Darksiders. Bet you didn’t see that coming. Developed by Vigil Games and published by THQ, Darksiders 2 places you in the shoes of Death himself. (more…)
About ten years ago, I had a stunning revelation. It happened, as all important revelation necessarily do, while I was sitting on my porcelain throne. I had just finished a mission in Homeworld prior to my engagement with the porcelain throne and had thoroughly trounced the opposing fleet. I found myself daydreaming and imagining myself in the position of a fighter pilot blasting alien ships out of space. That’s when I realized that I had transposed the Freespace universe into the Homeworld universe. If you have played both of these games, then I may have just blown your mind. Enter HomeSpace.
If you talk to space game fans, chances are they have heard of Homeworld and Freespace. These exceptional titles took space games to whole new levels of strategy and playability, albeit in two very different genres.
The video game industry is more successful than it has ever been, with AAA titles selling like hotcakes, and indie developers springing up wherever they can set their roots. It’s no surprise then that the number of video games produced every year has reached a staggering number. There are a few games each year that stand out among the rest. These are often considered must-have games and are generally of high quality – whether it be impressive visuals, audio, or a combination thereof. This type of game, by its very nature, is rare because there are only a handful produced every year. (more…)