Insurgency review: Brutal simplicity

Insurgency makes you jump, it makes you panic, and it makes you appreciate just how deadly modern firearms really are. I can't say that for a lot of shooters that are around these days. Once a highly anticipated Source total conversion mod released in 2007, New World Interactive has brought Insurgency back to Steam as a retail product... Read more →

Chris’ top ten games of 2013

10. Gone Home Storytelling gets a minor reinvention in this indie exploration game. There’s very little overt exposition or spoon-fed narration in Gone Home. You arrive at your family’s mansion after an extended overseas trip to find the house completely deserted. The rest of the story Is conveyed through journal entries and... Read more →

Joe’s top ten games of 2013

10. Saints Row IV I was sold the moment I saw that it was starring Keith David as himself. Well, that and the ridiculous amount of fun I had with Saints Row The Third. I'm not going to lie - I was a little let down with Saints Row IV, but it was still an awfully good time. The Third may have been more memorable, but Saints Row IV made me... Read more →

Laura talks The Last of Us: Left Behind

Since the credits rolled in The Last of Us, fans have been desperate to find out what the Single Player DLC will entail. After months of teasing, Naughty Dog has finally released a trailer for the DLC which is titled Left Behind. Left Behind takes place before Ellie meets Joel, and follows her journey with her friend Riley. This will give... Read more →

Call of Duty: Ghosts Review

Call of Duty: Ghosts is Infinity Ward’s latest foray into the Call of Duty universe, and their first try at something new beyond the Modern Warfare series. They also had some help from Neversoft and Raven Software. The game was released on PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii, and Wii U. The setup for the campaign is... Read more →

XCOM: Enemy Within Review

XCOM: Enemy Within is an expansion pack for XCOM: Enemy Unknown, both developed by Firaxis. Enemy Within has been released as a standalone game for consoles, and a downloadable expansion for PC. Enemy Within introduces a host of new upgrades to the base game, Enemy Unknown. The story, alas, was not one of the upgrades. The general... Read more →