No Mans Sky

No Man’s Sky Preview

The premise of No Man’s Sky revolves around the astronomical scope of its universe. It is a procedural generated cosmos with an inconceivable 18 quintillion (1.8×1019) planets that each possess their own lifeforms, landscapes, resources, and climates. As a nameless planetary explorer you begin to chart the unknown without any clear directive or purpose beyond reaching the center of[…]

battleborn

BattleBorn – PREVIEW

Battleborn is a first-person shooter developed by Gearbox Software and will be published by 2K games. Gearbox was previously involved in the development of Duke Nukem Forever and Aliens: Colonial Marines, but they are most notably known for their immensely funny and chaotic IP called Borderlands. Battleborn will be their second original property and will[…]

uncharted 4

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End – PREVIEW

The Uncharted series is known for its brilliant cinematic qualities, cheeky and courageous hero, Indiana Jones style adventures, insane action sequences, ancient and exotic locations, cover based combat, and daring acrobatic manoeuvres. Recent gameplay demos have shown that Uncharted 4 will both expand and refine these staples of the series. Based on what developer Naughty[…]

Firewatch

Firewatch – REVIEW

Firewatch opens with a simple text based adventure format as a means to cover the painful, emotional past of the protagonist, Henry. The backstory begins in Boulder, Colorado in 1975 and spans around 14 years where we are introduced to the seed of Henry and his wife Julia’s relationship, its bloom, gloom, and eventual helpless demise. Within[…]

no mans sky

No Man’s Sky – PREVIEW

No Man’s Sky is a sci-fi, adventure survival game that sets you off on an endless exploration of the cosmos. WORLD The procedural generated world you explore is the most impressive aspect of the game. It uses a mathematical algorithm that creates an amazing open universe that includes an inconceivable 18 quintillion (1.8×1019) planets. Each[…]

division

THE DIVISION – PREVIEW

STORY During the holiday season, specifically the frantic, chaotic, and overcrowded Black Friday extravaganza, a small pox pandemic spreads rapidly through the exchange of virus ridden banknotes. After 5 days with the virus spreading across the United States the government collapses – utilities start to fail and food and water becomes scarce. You play as[…]

primal

FAR CRY PRIMAL – PREVIEW

BACKGROUND Far Cry Primal is set in the wilds of the fictional open world Oros, during the Mesolithic period – 12,000 years ago. The environment is a major focus and far more dense and detailed than we have seen in the past. Behind every shrub, every rock, and every log there is something out there[…]

avengers

Lego Marvel’s Avengers – PREVIEW

STORY The story looks to be a brilliant amalgamation of several movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It follows the plots from The Avengers and The Avengers: Age of Ultron, and even takes moments from Captain America, Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier. It is hard to say[…]