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,...
You're Gordon Freeman, a Haz-Mat scientist working for a top secret branch of the government. You just got reassigned to a different research lab. Your first day on the job, however, threatens the entire future of mankind. How, you ask? Wouldn't you like to know.
Tired of first person action games that have no real point? Want to have a reason to kill everything that moves? Well, your prayers have been answered. Half-Life is a fantastic game. If you've never played it, try it. You won't be sorry.
Natural Selection is a Half-Life modificiation that blends first-person combat with real-time strategy. It features intense 'marines vs. aliens' teamplay, where one marine can become Commander. The Commander plays from a top-down perspective and leads live players.