Abzû Mini-Review

maxresdefaultGenre: Adventure, Art Game

Developer: Giant Squid Studios

Publisher: 505 Games

Platform(s): PlayStation 4 (reviewed), Windows, Xbox One

Release Date: August 2nd, 2016 (PS4, Win), December 6th, 2016 (X1)

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Is PC Actually Better Than Console?


Journal: Getting Back on Track

After yesterday’s journal entry, I ended up just watching New Girl via Amazon Instant Video and organizing my bookmarks on Chrome. Continue reading “Journal: Getting Back on Track”

Colorwind Reviews Fable II

Oh Peter Molyneux. You always dream better than you can create. You and your previous team at Lionhead Studios are ambitious, I’ll give you that. However, after playing Fable II, I’m convinced that the developer doesn’t actually know how to properly make a game. Most of the game is mechanically and technically either unpolished, underdeveloped, or unintuitive. However, conceptually and practice, the game manages to be enjoyable despite its best efforts not to be. The developer’s intentions can be seen in the game and that coupled with some major aspects that do genuinely work guarantee that you will have moments of satisfaction. This results in a title juxtaposed between revelry and stymie.

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Game Pitch: Xbox Champions (Part 4)

Let’s wrap up this pitch with the last batch of characters, plus some DLC character ideas and a quick description of items in the game.

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Game Pitch: Xbox Champions (Part 3)

This is part three of my pitch for a Smash Bros style game with Microsoft characters. Continuing the list of of characters, lets look at some more characters from Microsoft as well as some third party characters that both are associated with the Xbox or are just cool to have.

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Game Pitch: Xbox Champions (Part 2)

Here’s part two of my pitch for a Microsoft centric Super Smash Bros title. I’ll be discussing the character line up in this post. Well, I came up with over 20 characters to fill the line up and I actually left a few out so some could be used for DLC. However, these are the characters that would ship on disc with the game.

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Game Pitch: Xbox Champions (Part 1)

With Sony’s Smash Bros rip-off PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale coming to the PlayStation 3 and Vita next month, I started to think, like I’m sure others have, about what a similar game would be like from Microsoft. I’ve heard many say that Microsoft doesn’t have enough characters to make such a game. I agreed with this sentiment but my curiosity drove me to do some research. I ended up not only finding enough characters but thinking of the game mechanics. So here’s my pitch for a Smash Bros style game using the stable of characters Microsoft has as well as a few guest characters.

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Back Page News [April 13, 2012]

Sometimes there are news stories that aren’t too important to report on. Sometimes some stories take priority over others. That’s why I welcome you to the inaugural edition of Back Page News. This will be a weekly blog compiling stories from the past week that were less than big news. Without further ado, let’s get to it!

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