Review: Degrees of Separation (ps4).

Developer Moondrop released their title Degrees of Separation on Valentine’s Day and it’s a doozy. This 2-D puzzle-platformer stars a princess named Ember and a prince named Rime who must work together to solve puzzles and unravel the heart-wrenching mystery of their kingdoms, which appear to be facing simultaneous natural disasters. But there’s another element of play that makes Degrees of Separation so cool. Ember’s kingdom and Rime’s kingdom appear to be physically identical, but hers is a kingdom of fire; his of ice. A thin but distinct line divides…

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Review: Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 (pc).

My laptop specs: Chassis:  Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Series (7567) w/ 15.6″ 1920×1080 LED display Processor:  7th Generation Intel Quad Core i7-7700HQ at 2.8GHz Graphics Card:  NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti w/ 4gb GDDR5 RAM:  16gb, DDR4, 2400MHz Hard Drive:  1TB 5400 rpm + 128gb SSD OS:  Windows 10 Home 64-bit On January 24, Tindalos Interactive launched their new outer space RTS Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2, which is set in Games Workshop’s wildly popular Warhammer 40,000 universe and published by Focus Home Interactive.  In the interest of saving my fingers some…

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Review: Battlestar Galactica Deadlock (pc).

My laptop specs: Chassis:  Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Series (7567) w/ 15.6″ 1920×1080 LED display Processor:  7th Generation Intel Quad Core i7-7700HQ at 2.8GHz Graphics Card:  NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti w/ 4gb GDDR5 RAM:  16gb, DDR4, 2400MHz Hard Drive:  1TB 5400 rpm + 128gb SSD OS:  Windows 10 Home 64-bit As a lifelong geek, I’m embarrassed to say I never really watched Battlestar Galactica – neither the original 1970s show nor the 2004 reboot.  I never had anything against it but I just never got around to it.  So my…

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Review: The First Tree (ps4).

Look – nobody hates me more than I do for the way this review is gonna come out.  So don’t waste your time writing me angry emails or doxxing me on Facebook, because, in the words of Jimmy Urine,  there is nothing you can do that I have not already done to myself.  Let’s go. The First Tree is a very personal, very intimate story of Joseph and Rachel, a married couple who speak to each other as Joseph lays in bed unable to sleep, wrestling with a dream he had…

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Review: Warhammer 40,000: Gladius – Relics of War (pc).

My laptop specs: Chassis:  Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Series (7567) w/ 15.6″ 1920×1080 LED display Processor:  7th Generation Intel Quad Core i7-7700HQ at 2.8GHz Graphics Card:  NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti w/ 4gb GDDR5 RAM:  16gb, DDR4, 2400MHz Hard Drive:  1TB 5400 rpm + 128gb SSD OS:  Windows 10 Home 64-bit This week I’ve had the chance to play the July release Warhammer 40,000: Gladius – Relics of War on my trusty laptop.  From this point on, I’ll be referring to it simply as Gladius for short.  So, Gladius is just the third game developed…

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Review: Home Sweet Home (ps4/psvr).

  Last year, newcomers Yggdrazil Group Co., Ltd. released their first game ever – Home Sweet Home, a first-person horror title based on the mythology and folklore of the developer’s home country, Thailand.  Initially, the title was released on PC, but on October 16, 2018, it was ported to XBox One and PlayStation 4, with optional VR on ps4 – which is what I played it on. So here’s the setup.  The main character, Tim, wakes up in a strange bedroom one night and finds that he’s in a run-down office…

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Review: The Low Road (pc).

Played on my laptop with the following system specs: Chassis:  Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Series (7567) w/ 15.6″ 1920×1080 LED display Processor:  7th Generation Intel Quad Core i7-7700HQ Graphics Card:  NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti w/ 4gb GDDR5 RAM:  16gb, DDR4, 2400MHz Hard Drive:  1TB 5400 rpm + 128gb SSD OS:  Windows 10 Home 64-bit Today I have the pleasure of reviewing 2017’s The Low Road, an oddball point-and-click adventure/puzzle title chock full of dark humor.  Developer XGen Studios (Super Motherload) spent a solid three years developing this stylish 1970s spy…

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