The gameplay is so simple it’s almost hypnotic, with a chiptune soundtrack thumping in the background and the characters guns’ continuous stream of spot effects adding an extra rhythm track to pace the action. The pixel art is chunky but expressive and the action runs in a smooth 60fps with no slow-down.
With Dillon's Dead-Heat Breakers, the sequel to 2013's Dillon's Rolling Western: The Last Ranger and third game in the franchise, Dillon finally gets his moment in the limelight. The 3DS is on its last legs, and developer Vanpool has pulled out all the stops to make Dead-Heat Breakers a high-profile experience.
Think about the most delicious food you’ve ever eaten. After savoring your meal, was your gut reaction... to throw your empty plate at the person across from you? This is how every single character in Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido operates. Co-developed by Nintendo and indies0, known for fan-beloved games like NES Remix, Theatrhythm: Final Fantasy, and Retro Game Challenge, Sushi Striker is a fast-paced puzzle game with surprising depth.
I cannot wait to play Dying Light 2! Based on the presentation, it hits all the right notes for a sequel. It expands on the gameplay mechanics of the first game while deepening the fiction and world building by introducing more humans that fall inside that dark, gray space of morality.
As it looks, We Happy Few has the makings of a decent story-driven action game a la BioShock. Compulsion probably wants to avoid the similarities but there’s no denying Ken Levine’s game help set a benchmark for these sorts of games. While I wasn’t too hot on the combat portion of the game, I was nonetheless intrigued by this alternative British dystopia. The atmosphere is moody, oppressive and grim.
A couple of months back I had the opportunity to review the Plantronics RIG 800LX Wireless Headset, which is easily one of the best gaming headsets on the market today. I simply adored it and recommend it to anyone looking for a wireless headset. Now, I’ve had the opportunity to check out the wired (and less expensive) Plantronics RIG 400LX Gaming Headset. Does it follow its bigger brother or is this a departure for Plantronics? Let’s discuss.
If there was ever a time to upgrade to a 4K monitor, it's now. Almost all new monitors introduced are now 4K and the prices have come down precipitously in the last handful of years. But unlike the television market, the monitor market has been slower to adopt High Dynamic Range (HDR), and so choosing a 4K monitor (with or without HDR) can be a tough proposition. Over the last several weeks I’ve been testing out the latest 4K HDR monitor from BenQ, the EL2870U 28”.
The Shuttle SZ270R9 is a top of the line gaming PC and it doesn't hold back giving you all of the optionality one would want for a long-term investment. This is a fully-featured Gaming PC and there's nothing about it that isn't impressive.
Our editors sat down and discussed their favorite games from E3 2018. The conclusion? This year's E3 was one of the strongest, most diverse lineups we've seen in a long time and our editors had a slew of different games they thought were the best of E3 2018.