PREVIEWSPillars of Eternity Preview
For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
Yesterday, while cleaning up my media center, I found my copy of Ratchet & Clank: Into The Nexus, which I bought sometime before Christmas last year. I had been pretty excited about this game pre-release, what with it being the first "traditional", albeit shorter than usual,...
Trapped inside a towering inferno, players embody Terry Bristles, a fearless moustachioed hero, as he attempts to escape in the only direction he can - up! Players spin and jump from one peg to another to stay above the flames while avoiding burning beams, flaming vents, falling debris and loads more. Terry’s challenge is to collect coins and complete missions to unlock and upgrade new firefighting utilities and equipment. He uses power gloves, extinguishers, fire axes, bubbles, fire helmets and fire proof suits to climb farther and faster.