Often one of the most accepted frailties in the suspension of disbelief is the health meter. Players are required to believe that their hero can withstand multiple gunshot wounds and recover completely by hiding behind a wooden crate for about ten seconds. But not Uncharted players...
The tragic irony of the game title lies in the bombshell crater it left its developers in. A series of bad in-game and marketing decisions later, Bartlet Jones is officially in the ground. So if Drawn To Death was the explosive catalyst that sent this studio to its early grave, what exactly did it do wrong?
Sony handed a sneaky copy of Kill Strain to its PS Plus members under the table earlier this week, and now that the general release date is coming up we've been treated to some new footage of the f2p shooter. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slr9NVREsVE The top-down combat strategy is closely modelled on that of Evolve, however players are... Continue Reading →
When MIT installed the PDP-1 in 1961, three men could probably be seen peeking through the window with a copy of E.E. Smith's Lensman series under the arm of a young Steve Russell. Well maybe not, but it's always good to open with a poetic image. Inspiration for Spacewar!, the video game most widely recognised as the first in... Continue Reading →