While recent horror games mostly fit into the first-person, hide-n’-seek mold, some gamers yearn for the good ol’ days of third-person survival horror. Invader Studios aims to cater to that crowd with its upcoming title, Daymare: 1998. I sought more info about this promising game, and Michele Giannone of Invader Studios was kind enough to grant an exclusive interview. Take a look! Continue reading An Interview with Invader Studios, Developer of Daymare: 1998
Back in June I proclaimed Resident Evil is dead, primarily because of the identity crisis the series went through starting with Resident Evil 4. That later led to the insulting mess that was Resident Evil 6, and now a seemingly drastic new direction for Resident Evil 7. Thus, the series as we knew it seemed doomed, but… maybe there’s still some life left in this old zombie after all? Continue reading Long Live Resident Evil
REVISITING SURVIVAL HORROR
Horror Month is here! While you may not gleam this little factoid by browsing my author tag, I love horror games. As the dark, chilly month of October rolls around every year, I find myself increasingly eager to play through titles filled with cheap scares, thought-provoking puzzles, and downright terrifying atmosphere. I’m sick like that. Thus, join me for another review — if you dare! Continue reading Retro Grade: Resident Evil 2
We all have that one game that we were beyond excited for, only to find out it was canceled. Perhaps it was never even announced, quietly snuffed out to be discovered later. This can happen for many reasons, from the sudden closure of its development studio, to the unexpected decision to go in a different direction. These games were doomed to never see release, but that doesn’t mean the concepts were bad. Today I’m going to talk about one such game, known to fans as Resident Evil 1.5, which never saw the light of day. Continue reading DIGITALLY DOOMED: RESIDENT EVIL 1.5
Are you looking forward to Capcom’s Resident Evil 2 Remake? If the answer is “yes,” then a talented modder called DooMero is prepared to release something nice to tide you over in the meantime. Continue reading THE RESIDENT EVIL-THEMED DOOM MOD YOU NEVER KNEW YOU WANTED
The live recording of Episode 91 has come and gone, but we’ll always have the memories. There’s been more Star Wars Battlefront news detailing the newest (and biggest) mode in the game as well as Peter Moore claiming that gamers don’t play single-player modes in games like it anymore. What’s that about? The cast also covered the new details pertaining to Mass Effect: Andromeda, the possible power play of the Uncharted 4 (rumored) release date and so much more! Don’t get your Marvel into my Kingdom Hearts! Continue reading MONG Podcast 91 | Wouldn’t You Play a Single Player Mode in Star Wars Battlefront?