Chris Joslin

  • Game Reviews

    ‘Nidhogg 2’ Review: Freaky Facelift

    by on August 18, 2017 at 9:23 am

    I played the hell out of the original Nidhogg. It featured some retro Atari-era graphics and a basic concept; two players race against each other to opposite ends of a playing field, the first to get there wins. Players… Read More

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    ‘Fortnite’ Early Access: Amalgam of Fun

    by on August 9, 2017 at 1:04 pm

    Fortnite: Mix one half Minecraft, one half Left 4 Dead, add a splash of Blizzard style cartoon graphics and a FTP RNG rewards system, chill for a couple years, and serve. Fortnite from Epic Games recently started early access.… Read More

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    ‘The Metronomicon: Slay the Dance Floor’: Coming Soon

    by on July 25, 2017 at 11:52 am

    Via Press Release from Akupara Games: Packing in a fully-fledged story mode with a colorful cast of musically-empowered heroes and villains, The Metronomicon sees you take control a party of eight newly graduated masters of the “rhythmic combat arts”… Read More

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    ‘Cryptark’ Review: Rogue Space Shooter

    by on July 24, 2017 at 9:47 am

    Cryptark is a unique take on the classic side-scrolling, twin stick shooter. Developer Alientrap has combined some elements of the RPG and TSS, along with roguelike elements such as randomly generated stages. Players control a flying mechsuit and their… Read More

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    ‘Nex Machina’ Review: Twin Stick Perfection

    by on July 20, 2017 at 12:11 pm

    It’s said the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. In Nex Machina, a new twin stick shooter from Finnish developer Housemarque, each time the player dies, they respawn and must… Read More

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    ‘AereA’ Review: Musical Childsplay

    by on July 15, 2017 at 4:52 am

    I love Action RPG dungeon crawlers. I was hooked the first time I defeated the Butcher in the original Diablo. I have since played numerous ARPG over the last 20 years and almost always enjoy “the crawl,” spending hours… Read More

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    ‘Danger Zone’ Review: Vehicular Slaughter

    by on July 5, 2017 at 1:58 pm

    While I usually avoid racing games, I am a huge fan of the old Burnout series on previous generation consoles. I spent days in Burnout 3: Takedown (2004) crash mode trying for the most destruction and highest score possible.… Read More

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    Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood Review

    by on July 3, 2017 at 8:44 am

    Developer Artifex Mundi is back with another port of one of their hit HOPA (Hidden Object  Puzzle Adventure) games. Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood is the sequel to Enigmatis: The Ghosts of Maple Creek, released earlier this year… Read More

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    ‘Perception’ Review: Blind Faith

    by on June 29, 2017 at 11:49 am

    In recent years gamers have seen many horror games come along, some more innovative than others. Many times these games rely on grossing us out or the ever popular jump scare to get players’ hearts racing. Developer Deep End… Read More

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    ‘Embers of Mirrim’ Review: Ebony And Ivory

    by on June 28, 2017 at 4:32 am

    Embers of Mirrim is a new side-scrolling platformer/puzzle game from Canadian indie developer Creative Bytes Studios. Players find themselves in a world of fantastic cat-like creatures, separated into two groups, light and dark. They are known as Embers. The… Read More