Gabriel Knight 20th Anniversary review

The original Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers is universally recognized as one of the great classics of point and click adventure genre. It’s a testament to its status that I’ve had on my “to do” list for about 20 years now, but I never got around to playing it until the 20th anniverary edition came around. Continue reading “Gabriel Knight 20th Anniversary review”

Jane Jensen talks Gabriel Knight’s 20th

We talked to Jane Jensen, designer and author of the Gabriel Knight series of games and books, about the upcoming 20th Anniversary edition of Sins of the Fathers. The remake, developed by Phoenix Online Studios, is out on October 15th. Read on for Jane’s thoughts about the new version and the adventure game genre. Continue reading “Jane Jensen talks Gabriel Knight’s 20th”

Panzer Tactics HD review (PC)

Panzer Tactics HD is the 2014 update to a 2007 Nintendo DS game. Available for the first time on PCs through the Steam platform, how does the game stack up against others in the genre on a platform with such a rich history for strategy games – a platform that is also home to the acclaimed Panzer General series. Continue reading “Panzer Tactics HD review (PC)”

Leisure Suit Larry Reloaded Review (PC)

We looked at Leisure Suit Larry Reloaded in a preview two weeks ago, and with the final game now available for purchase it is time see how it stacks up against other fellow adventure games 26 years after the original Larry was released. Is it nothing but a fond memory, or were we right to be excited about Larry’s return? Continue reading “Leisure Suit Larry Reloaded Review (PC)”

Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded preview – with Al Lowe Q&A!

Most gamers over 30 who grew up around personal or home computers (remember those?) have probably played the original Leisure Suit Larry at some point. Just ask them, and what they may have denied back then has now turned into a fond memory. Larry, always looking to be a hit with the ladies and falling short of the mark way more often than he’d like – surely is one of gaming’s classic characters. Now, Replay Games is releasing Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded, an HD remake. With Al Lowe on board, this is Larry’s return to his roots. Read on for our preview, including a short Q&A session with Al Lowe himself. Continue reading “Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded preview – with Al Lowe Q&A!”