PC Reviews Archive

  • For years now I have been a fan of the Mount and Blade series of video games by Paradox interactive. The series presents a fake medieval world, basic strategy elements, an innovative action battlefield style combat, and mounted fighting.

    War of the Roses Review

    For years now I have been a fan of the Mount and Blade series of video games by Paradox interactive. The series presents a fake medieval world, basic strategy elements, an innovative action battlefield style combat, and mounted fighting.

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  • WWII is one of the time periods that in the early 2000's was pretty much done to death in gaming. From strategy to first person shooters, there have probably been more WWII games than history channel specials on Hitler at this point.

    Hearts of Iron 3 Review

    WWII is one of the time periods that in the early 2000's was pretty much done to death in gaming. From strategy to first person shooters, there have probably been more WWII games than history channel specials on Hitler at this point.

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  • Episode 3 of Telltale's stunning episodic series based on The Walking Dead has been released and is hands down the most emotionally engaging episode thus far.

    The Walking Dead: The Video Game: Episode 3: Long Road Ahead

    Episode 3 of Telltale's stunning episodic series based on The Walking Dead has been released and is hands down the most emotionally engaging episode thus far.

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  • How many games have you played in your life where you'll trick an alien into eating a TNT stick dressed as a hot dog, watch the protagonist make out with the President, or throw himself into a volcano as a sacrifice?

    McPixel Review

    How many games have you played in your life where you'll trick an alien into eating a TNT stick dressed as a hot dog, watch the protagonist make out with the President, or throw himself into a volcano as a sacrifice?

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  • It has been a while since Gabe Newell has graced us with another entry in the Half-life game series. Black Mesa Source is a remake of the original Half-Life brought up to the source engine standard.

    Black Mesa Source Review

    It has been a while since Gabe Newell has graced us with another entry in the Half-life game series. Black Mesa Source is a remake of the original Half-Life brought up to the source engine standard.

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  • There is no war, only the harvest

    Mass Effect 3: Leviathan DLC Review

    There is no war, only the harvest

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  • Getting tired of running down and shooting people in fictional or reality-based United States cities? Ever wish you could take a vacation to the Far East but do not want […]

    Sleeping Dogs Review

    Getting tired of running down and shooting people in fictional or reality-based United States cities? Ever wish you could take a vacation to the Far East but do not want […]

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  • Having played a ton of Skyrim and Dawnguard lately, I decided that I wanted to take a break from the fifth installment in the Elder Scrolls series, but still had a desire to play a game of the same style.  I had only seen friends play Oblivion before, but had never picked it up myself.  So when I found the game of the year edition at Best Buy for $20 I decided to buy it and finally give it a shot.

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion Rewind Review

    Having played a ton of Skyrim and Dawnguard lately, I decided that I wanted to take a break from the fifth installment in the Elder Scrolls series, but still had a desire to play a game of the same style. I had only seen friends play Oblivion before, but had never picked it up myself. So when I found the game of the year edition at Best Buy for $20 I decided to buy it and finally give it a shot.

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  • A few months ago, I previewed Paradox Interactive’s Crusader Kings II: the strategy simulation title which places you in control of an 11th Century to 15th century dynasty of monarchies and pretty much lets you run your domain for as long as you can. The preview was an exceedingly good time but was still quite rough around the edges. How does the final product measure up?

    Crusader Kings II Review

    A few months ago, I previewed Paradox Interactive’s Crusader Kings II: the strategy simulation title which places you in control of an 11th Century to 15th century dynasty of monarchies and pretty much lets you run your domain for as long as you can. The preview was an exceedingly good time but was still quite rough around the edges. How does the final product measure up?

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  • Every wanted to take a crack at rocket science? Well look no further than Endless Space, the newest sci fi game to join the 4X strategy genre. Obviously I'm exaggerating about the rocket science, but that's what it felt like when I first loaded the game up.

    Endless Space Review

    Every wanted to take a crack at rocket science? Well look no further than Endless Space, the newest sci fi game to join the 4X strategy genre. Obviously I'm exaggerating about the rocket science, but that's what it felt like when I first loaded the game up.

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