There’s something to be said for simplicity in design. A simple design, if executed well, can make a great game. And while we may not be looking at a great game with Star Hammer Tactics, we’re certainly looking at a decent mini. The basic premise is that the human race is at war with a [...]
The Halo: Reach Beta has been hotly anticipated since it was first announced. News that all people who purchased Halo 3: ODST would be given access to the beta managed to boost the game’s already staggeringly impressive sales. Let’s face it – at this point, if you know anything about games, you know Reach is [...]
After apparently mediocre showings ate both E3 and PAX, Blur was not a game that was receiving a lot of hype. But somewhere between then and when the Beta was released, everything in the game seemed to click, and what we have now is a very polished offering. Here are some things you need to [...]
On February 24, Greed Corp was released on XBLA, and was met with almost universal indifference. “Another hex-based strategy game?” Queried gamers? “No thanks.” It’s a shame that this attitude of indifference is well-warranted, as Greed Corp is nothing special.