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VIECC, our pocket dimension
Cold, harsh winds and a long line greeted us in front of the Messe Wien D hall as we arrived to this year’s Vienna Comic Con: the organizers, hoping to avoid last year’s pre-hall crowds, decided to make visitors - who weren’t really in a hurry to grab their badges on Day Zero - wait outside instead.
NieR: Automata – Glory to Mankind – Review
Set in a world where androids wage a desperate war against machines in order to ensure the survival of the human race, NieR: Automata offers a thrilling ride of non-stop action...
Thimbleweed Park – A town, a mystery, and a pixelating body – Review
The town of Thimbleweed Park is the perfect setting for a gripping story: we have a small population of 80, a murder, two federal agents coming in to investigate said murder, as well as a seemingly ever-present local sheriff who appears quite eager to stick his nose into everyone’s business. The premise appears by-the-book, yet as the plot is untangled, you soon realize that in Thimbleweed Park, not everything is as it seems at first glance...
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There’s a new Alien game in the worksGare – Friday, January 19, 2018 12:24 PM

There’s a new Alien game in the worksA new video game taking place in the Alien universe is currently in the works, FoxNext Games announced.

American McGee is working on a proposal to make a third Alice gameGare – Thursday, January 18, 2018 1:10 PM

American McGee is working on a proposal to make a third Alice gameAmerican McGee, whose name should sound more than familiar if you’ve played American McGee’s Alice and its sequel, Alice: Madness Returns, would love nothing more than to allow fans to visit Wonderland for a third time.

Former Theme Hospital devs announce Two Point HospitalGare – Tuesday, January 16, 2018 10:34 PM

Former Theme Hospital devs announce Two Point HospitalFollowing Sega’s mysterious Twitter lightbulb tease, hospital sim Two Point Hospital has officially been announced, with Theme Hospital creators and ex-Bullfrog devs Mark Webley and Gary Carr at the helm.

Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition launches on March 6Gare – Tuesday, January 16, 2018 3:01 PM

Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition launches on March 6Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition will be heading to PC on March 6, Square Enix announced – it will be available on Steam, Origin, and the Windows Store.

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age to hit Steam this FebruaryGare – Friday, January 12, 2018 4:13 PM

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age to hit Steam this FebruaryFinal Fantasy XII’s 2017 HD remaster – previously a PS4-exclusive – will be making its way to PC via Steam in just a few weeks, Square Enix announced.

Dark Souls: The Board Game – thoughts from a board game beginnerGare – Thursday, December 7, 2017 6:01 PM

Dark Souls: The Board Game – thoughts from a board game beginnerWhenever a video game, particularly a well-known title, gets a board game adaptation, I can’t help but ponder how well said adaptation might manage to convey the core essence of the source material.

Tyranny – The Overlord deserves a better champion – ReviewGare – Monday, December 4, 2017 12:47 PM

Tyranny – The Overlord deserves a better champion – ReviewObsidian’s Tyranny opens with the kind of a premise you don’t see every day – the battle between evil and good has been fought, and evil emerged victorious.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel – Ah, to be young again – ReviewGare – Friday, October 20, 2017 10:14 PM

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel – Ah, to be young again – ReviewTrails of Cold Steel shifts the stage to the Erebonian Empire, a major military power that once fought a war with the Kingdom of Liberl. You take on the role of one Rean Schwarzer, a member of the newly-established Class VII at the Thors Military Academy…

Inmates – A prisoner to mediocrity – ReviewGare – Wednesday, October 4, 2017 3:57 PM

Inmates – A prisoner to mediocrity – ReviewThe basic premise of Inmates – a psychological horror game set in a gloomy prison, with „intense and mind-bending puzzles” – seemed promising enough, and although the title’s short length gave some cause for concern, I still began playing with much anticipation.

6 Seasons – Hexagonal challenges – ReviewHysteria – Wednesday, October 4, 2017 12:53 PM

6 Seasons – Hexagonal challenges – ReviewBriefly put, this is a puzzle game for mobiles – before we’d jump into the review, though, it must be pointed out that despite being a massive fan of puzzles, I usually avoid games made for mobile platforms.