FPS

Elderborn Preview

With so many games trying to be the biggest, deepest and most feature-rich, there’s something to be said for minimalist design that does one thing (hopefully) really well. Of course, the danger is in going too far and not providing enough content or variety. Elderborn is a first-person melee-focused dungeon crawler, or as the developer describes it, “Doom with swords and hammers instead of guns.”

Elderborn Preview

Deathgarden Preview

Deathgarden is an asymmetric team shooter with a lot of interesting ideas and a pretty steep learning curve. Although its heavy metalish title doesn't give you much of a clue, the game is a sci-fi, Hunger Games meets Evolve futuristic competition set on procedurally generally stages, where the roles are Runners or Hunter and the stakes are life or death.

Deathgarden Preview

Strap On the Hockey Pads: Impressions of the Gotham City Impostors Beta

Well folks, I'm a little stunned. The beta for Gotham City Impostors went live on Tuesday for Xbox Live and PSN, and it's... really quite good. I downloaded it with an air of obligatory apathy, expecting to play a match of this oddly-propositioned DLG just to see what the fuss (if any) was all about before expunging it from my hard drive. Instead, I've come away with a couple of hours under my belt and a firm resolution to continue playing until the beta meets its end. Allow me to share the particulars with you.

Strap On the Hockey Pads: Impressions of the Gotham City Impostors Beta