Troll and I

It's the 1950's, for some reason, and a greedy billionaire has tasked a textbook villain with capturing a creature rumoured to inhabit the lands of Scandinavia, dead or alive. The hunt results in a village's de...

Antichamber

Some years ago I had a brief experience with a game demo that was, simply put, awesome. It’s utterly unique mind-melting exploration gameplay left me in a state of confused amazement, and I assured myself tha...

AirBuccaneers

AirBuccaneers is a very peculiar online multiplayer game. I’m not quite sure that team-based airship-deathmatch counts as an official genre (though I do like the sound of it), but if it does, here is its flag...

Natural Selection 2

Picture a space station overrun by an alien infestation, just as you have seen innumerous times in science-fiction films, television series and games. That is the exact setting of Natural Selection 2, a clich...

Dead Hungry Diner

I thought it should be best to open this review by saying quite clearly that I've never been a fan of time management games. The only games that fit into the genre (if it can really be called a genre) that I ...

AVSEQ

I am a games writer. That's what I do--I write about games. Usually, this involves composing reviews of games. I play a game, analyse both its positive and negative points, and write about thousand words summar...

Snapshot

In my experience with puzzle platformers, they all tend to be tediously similar to one another, with only one or two extra gimmicks that usually flop miserably. Because of this, it's always exciting and refresh...

Chaos on Deponia

Earlier in the year, I introduced you to the charming, trash-covered planet known as Deponia, along with its anti-hero Rufus and strangely named maiden-in-distress Goal. What I didn't mention (I think--I have...

Need for Speed: Most Wanted

Those of you familiar with racing games will know the name Criterion to be one of the most admired in the genre. It's a word uttered with the utmost respect, as Criterion were the studio that brought us Burno...