Enemy Front preview (multi)

The release date for Enemy Front was recently announced as June 13th, 2014. We got to see the game in action a while ago and liked what we saw, so it’s high time for a preview for what could be a surprise hit this summer. The game returns to the WW II arena that many shooters called home a few years ago, but does so in a very different way than you may be used to. Continue reading “Enemy Front preview (multi)”

Oculus Rift preview

3D gaming has come a long way in the past 30 years, developing from games such as Elite to what present day franchises like Battlefield and Crysis show us. The next leap in 3D gaming is upon us with the re-invention of 3D virtual reality helmets. The Oculus Rift, now enjoying the support from industry legend John Carmack, is arguably the most promising initiative in this field. We took a developer kit for a test flight recently and couldn’t help be impressed. Continue reading “Oculus Rift preview”

IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle for Stalingrad preview

For flight sim enthusiasts, the IL-2 Sturmovik series has become a very familiar name. The first few games in the series were met with excellent reviews, and after the disappointing “Cliff Of Dover” the developers are looking to return to form with Battle of Stalingrad. We saw the game in action in Cologne and came back impressed. Here’s why… Continue reading “IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle for Stalingrad preview”

Deadfall Adventures Preview (X360/PC)

Polish developer The Farm 51 is bringing Deadfall Adventures to PC and X360 just in time for the holidays this year. The game promises a truly unique setting in the FPS genre, combining long forgotten worlds with exploration and puzzle solving. We got a sneak peak during Gamescom and here are our thoughts so far. Continue reading “Deadfall Adventures Preview (X360/PC)”

Lego Minifigures Online Preview (Multi)

For the past 15 years, the LEGO brand has steadily expanded its portfolio of videogames. In recent years, LEGO’s focus has shifted from the building-centered Creator games to the platform adventures developed by Traveler’s Tales. Those games are well-received, but all feature similar gameplay even though they explore a large variety in themes. Next year, Funcom will release Lego Minifigures Online – branching the LEGO brand out into the online multiplayer domain. We saw an early presentation for the game a week before the official announcement and here’s what we saw. Continue reading “Lego Minifigures Online Preview (Multi)”