Top of our ventures
Mage’s Initiation: Reign of the Elements – A charming homage to 90s classics – Review
If you were big into adventure games in the early-to-mid-90s, chances are you’ve come across the Quest for Glory series, a franchise spanning five games that deviated a little bit from the established formula of its peers by blending traditional point & click elements with features you’d normally find in an RPG.
Traversing the Zone – Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden review
I have long since been a fan of tactical shooters, which is precisely why I booted up Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden with a feeling of excited anticipation. I grew quite fond of the two main leads within minutes of starting the campaign, and as I began my journey back to the Ark, I was thrust into a twisted, grotesque world with a truly exceptional atmosphere.
Breaking free from the daily grind — VIECC 2018
Whenever the time comes to visit the Vienna Comic Con, our trip is always preceded by a lengthy period of waiting and constant preparations – as such, when me and my small party made our way to the event in the chilly, soon-to-be-wintry weather, I kept wondering exactly what sort of experiences I’ll be having this time, and whether or not the event will manage to live up to our expectations.
Unavowed – The league of extraordinary ladies and gentlemen – Review
Unavowed, despite borrowing the interface and general look of classic point & click adventures, tweaks and enhances the formula with various additions and features that make it feel a bit more like an RPG, particularly of the BioWare kind.
Vampyr – Dull and defanged – Review
One of Vampyr’s chief selling points is the moral dilemma it presents: having become a vampiric physician, Jonathan must balance his need to feed and kill with his adherence to the Hippocratic Oath. Naturally, this would lead to all sorts of difficult decisions for the player...
More of our ventures
Lovecraftian Amnesia mod The Shadow of the Ramlord out nowGare – Monday, February 18, 2019 5:43 PM

Lovecraftian Amnesia mod The Shadow of the Ramlord out nowThe Shadow of the Ramlord, a free mod injecting a bit of Lovecraftian storytelling into Amnesia is now available for download.

Dance of Death: Du Lac & Fey will have you investigate Jack the Ripper this AprilGare – Monday, February 18, 2019 5:19 PM

Dance of Death: Du Lac & Fey will have you investigate Jack the Ripper this AprilDeveloper Salix Games has announced that its upcoming Jack the Ripper-themed adventure game, Dance of Death: Du Lac & Fey will be releasing on April 5 for the PC.

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night gets new trailer, release windowGare – Friday, February 15, 2019 1:50 PM

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night gets new trailer, release windowKoji Igarashi’s spiritual successor to Castlevania, titled Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, has received a new trailer during the most recent Nintendo Direct, and with it came the announcement of the release window: summer 2019.

PlatinumGames unveil Switch-exclusive action game Astral ChainGare – Friday, February 15, 2019 1:10 PM

PlatinumGames unveil Switch-exclusive action game Astral ChainDuring the recent Nintendo Direct, Bayonetta developers PlatinumGames have revealed their latest project, Astral Chain, a fast-paced action game coming exclusively to the Switch.

Manage your own fantasy tavern in Crossroads Inn, now on KickstarterGare – Wednesday, February 13, 2019 9:05 PM

Manage your own fantasy tavern in Crossroads Inn, now on KickstarterIn most games, particularly RPGs, taverns serve a variety of functions: you can buy a drink, rent a room, ask the bartender for information or even meet some new companions.

Resident Evil 2 – Raccoon City, 21 years later – ReviewGare – Thursday, February 21, 2019 1:17 PM

Resident Evil 2 – Raccoon City, 21 years later – ReviewIt’s been 21 long years since players first stepped through the doors of the Raccoon City police station – since then, Resident Evil 2 has become a classic entry in the franchise, one that represented everything the series should be.

Mage’s Initiation: Reign of the Elements – A charming homage to 90s classics – ReviewGare – Wednesday, January 30, 2019 11:30 AM

Mage’s Initiation: Reign of the Elements – A charming homage to 90s classics – ReviewIf you were big into adventure games in the early-to-mid-90s, chances are you’ve come across the Quest for Glory series, a franchise spanning five games that deviated a little bit from the established formula of its peers by blending traditional point & click elements with features you’d normally find in an RPG.

Traversing the Zone – Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden reviewDracolich – Friday, December 7, 2018 10:08 PM

Traversing the Zone – Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden reviewI have long since been a fan of tactical shooters, which is precisely why I booted up Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden with a feeling of excited anticipation. I grew quite fond of the two main leads within minutes of starting the campaign, and as I began my journey back to the Ark, I was thrust into a twisted, grotesque world with a truly exceptional atmosphere.

Outlast 2 – And I ran, I ran so far away – ReviewGare – Thursday, October 18, 2018 1:11 PM

Outlast 2 – And I ran, I ran so far away – ReviewOutlast 2’s basic setup is very much similar to its predecessor’s – you have a camera with night vision and no way to fight back against the horde of crazies chasing you, so you’ll basically have to run and hide all the time.

Lamplight City – A detective I was meant to be – ReviewGare – Thursday, September 13, 2018 6:02 AM

Lamplight City – A detective I was meant to be – ReviewSet in an alternate 1844 with steam-based technology on the rise, Lamplight City puts you in the shoes of Miles Fordham, a private investigator going through some tough times following the unfortunate death of his partner, Bill – someone whose voice he still continues to hear in his head, strangely enough.