The Gamecast – A Retro Gaming Podcast – EP3 – Rayman 2 In episode 3 Mark and Greg talk about Rayman 2 and talk about how it helped create a foundation for the Rayman franchise. Greg and Mark played various versions of the game and compare them.… Read More
Hey there gamer’s, Mark here with an overview of the recent open beta of Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands. You can check that video out right here!
Indie games are my bread and butter for the most part. They remind me of the old days of gaming where ‘fun’ took precedence over things like graphics and story. This game design philosophy began making a comeback when Bizarre Creations, the makers of the Project Gotham Racing series, developed a small title on the side known as Geometry Wars. And Geometry Wars was a clear inspiration for this indie title: Frequent Flyer.
Video games have had a rough transition into the realm of digital distribution. What with the slow rise of broadband Internet, data caps, increasing game sizes and limited storage options. But that’s not to say that it’s an entirely bad idea. There are many perks that come with going all digital: wider selection, better sales, and less clutter in your home. But not all platforms offer the same digital experience. In fact, there is a stark divide between PC and… Read More
Two of my all time favorite game franchises are The Legend of Zelda and Final Fantasy. A Link to the Past and Final Fantasy VII are true gems of days gone by. Going back to those titles today is a nostalgic trip with some harsh realizations: these games don’t always play as well as I remember. Final Fantasy VII, in particular, feels distinctly old school in its’ design. Still, both series have seen great advancement over the years and are,… Read More