Metro Exodus Review

The third survival shooter game in the Metro series, Metro Exodus shakes up the formula a bit and takes you out of the Metro tunnels of Moscow into some more open and varied environments. Long term fans of the series (including myself) were a little sceptical about how this change might affect the feel of the game; fortunately much of…

Posted: March 3rd, 2019
Categories: video games, reviews

Returning to Dreadnought: a Re-review

Dreadnought is a free-to-play flight combat game where, instead of piloting nimble fighter planes, you’re put in the captain’s seat of enormous space ships, letting you live out your fantasies of being at the helm of the Starship Enterprise or Battlestar Galactica. I last played and reviewed Dreadnought during the Closed Beta; the game has since undergone two…

Posted: May 27th, 2018
Categories: video games, reviews

Horizon Zero Dawn Review

From developer Guerilla Games, best known for the linear sci-fi shooter series Killzone, comes the beautiful and polished open world of Horizon Zero Dawn. It’s a refreshing change of pace these days to see a game development company step out of its comfort zone, as it comes with considerable risk, but I’m certainly glad they did, as Horizon Zero Dawn

Posted: March 25th, 2017
Categories: video games, reviews

Budget Gaming Rig Still Going Strong

This time last year I built a budget-but-powerful gaming rig. Lately however, I keep thinking that I should improve it. I keep looking at nvidia’s new series of graphics cards, and at more powerful processors… so I’m writing this article to remind myself why my gaming rig is still perfectly good as it is, and why I don’t need to…

Posted: October 2nd, 2016
Categories: tech, video games, life

Dreadnought Review

Dreadnought is an upcoming free-to-play flight combat game from Yager Development that puts you in control of massive capital ships in 5v5 battles in some truly beautiful maps. Rather than letting you fly a small and nimble fighter plane as most flight games do, Dreadnought wants to put us in the captain’s seat of ships that are more like the…

Posted: May 26th, 2016
Categories: video games, reviews