Multiplayer online battle arenas have grown in popularity, yet Super Evil Megacorp hopes to give the franchise new, vibrant life on tablet. I went hands-on to find out if it can be done.
This is another article from Blistered Thumbs I wrote, back from the dead after being buried in the way-back machine. I posted this back in April of 2013, and many of the issues present seem to be prevalent right now in some cases, namely the decrees of sexism and misogony. Considering current...
It is really a heavy cross to bear - all that glittering gold! Can't be happy without it but once you have it, scoundrels seem to come out the woodwork and want to swipe it. Now, are you going to put up with something like that? It's time to SMACK A THIEF!, don't you think?
THE SETTLERS: SMACK A THIEF! is Blue Byte's new mini-game where you and your Roman soldiers will have your hands full keeping those plundering Vikings from pilfering your gold. Your soldiers are a little out of form from their tavern-hopping evenings, so they will need a little push to get them going. The Vikings are a completely different lot: nimble and quick as weasels, they scurry in from all sides and can only be put out of commission - at least for a while - with a proper whacking! Luckily, there are some goodies that can help you out with dealing with the Viking low-life. Money may not grow on trees but smacking the branches is likely to loosen up a helpful surprise or two!