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.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
Every week I watch a bunch of game trailers and try to learn something. This week I learned nothing. I'm not going to build a Las Vegas-esque Strip in my SimCity. I'm going the all nuclear waste route. We've already posted our verdict on Tomb Raider and we'll deliver SimCity's score later this week. Until then, check out the list:
I've got Vergil's Downfall sitting on my Xbox 360 at the moment. A certain Spartan is keeping me from meeting the review deadline on Capcom's DmC DLC, but I'll try to push through and have a verdict for the content pack Gamestop shoppers are getting for free this week. I'll also likely try to get my hands on a copy of Mirror of Fate for my 3DS XL. I loved the 2D Castlevania games on Game Boy Advance and Nintendo DS, so I'm a little wary about this one trying to blend 2D and 3D, but you really can't beat a handheld Castlevania game.