Review: Star Command

Space. The lost frontier. Once upon a time, space games were everywhere. Star Trek: Bridge Commander. X-Wing vs. Tie Fighter. Wing Commander. Homeworld. All very different games, but sharing a deep love of the endless black beyond our skies. And then they faded away. Gaming lost interest with space: for legitimate reasons perhaps, but it …


Goddamn Mondays: 5/7

Another Monday, another backlogged game. This week, we’ll be playing Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life Special Edition on the PS2. Now, it’s true I haven’t really played this game, but me and it do have some history.

Overscan: Backseat Developers

Overscan is a chance for one of our writers to throw in their two cents on a topic the other has recently written about. Ben’s article about Backseat Developers struck a chord with Colin, and he couldn’t help but say a few words himself.

Playlist: May 3rd

It’s been a good week for us here, and a good start to the new month. I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but we’ve managed to get an article every day this working week!

From the Ashes – The Cross Tekken Story

Fighting games are one genre where the margin between a bad game and a great game can be astonishingly razor thin. When you get down to it, they’re all about balance, and balance boils down to basic variables- hitboxes, hurtboxes, animations, damage, health, and their ilk. Numbers. No game illustrates how much these little things …