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Half-Life: Alyx Revealed

The people at Valve have been busy over the past couple of years making the newly announced Half-Life: Alyx. Working in secret with a team of around fifty people, this new entry in the Half-Life is a prequel and is set between Hal-Life 1 & 2. You play as Alyx Vance, as you start the […]

Whachu Doin’ This Week Nick?

Yo. This week has been a weird one for me. I’m impulsive and desperately seek novelty, so I took a bunch of notions about how I’m going to conduct myself this month. I’m not drinking, I’m on the Slow-Carb Diet, (thanks Tim Ferriss), and I’m writing a novel (NaNoWriMo). All of that’s happening for the […]

Titanfall 2 Review – We Dig Giant Robots!

Titanfall 2 is the successor to the at one time over-hyped, and now overlooked, Titanfall. While the original was critically well reviewed, it never quite caught on with the masses. The gameplay was solid, the maps were well designed, the controls were extremely responsive. Surely a game with all these great features (And giant robots to boot) […]

Minimalist Videogame Poster – Gallery

Video games are great, as is minimalism, and posters. Don’t get me wrong, they’re great in different ways. Video games are enjoyable over long periods of time, whereas minimalism is best in small doses. (You bet I’m trying to make the maximum amount of minimalism jokes I can.)  Posters too, amirite? If you plaster a wall […]

Style Saturday – Apocalyptic Attire

It’s going to be getting damned chilly over the next few months and probably filled with a downpour of rain too. As harsh as these conditions might be, they’re nothing compared to the game of survival that is the post-apocalyptic world. With that in mind, here are some fashion choices inspired by some after-the-end scenarios […]

Steam: A History

These days it’s easy to see Steam as being something that was always there, something that came packaged with PC gaming as a whole but its origins were much humbler than that and that's where I come in! I’m here to talk to you about the origins of the biggest digital provider of PC games in the world.

News: Valve leak Half Life 3

A screen shot of Valve’s User Picker software is doing the rounds this morning, why? Well it just happens to contain the tiniest reference to Half Life 3 development groups, ‘Half Life 3’ and ‘Half Life 3 Core’. For some unknown reason the software was made public last night and the mistake(?) lasted just long […]