Today, developer Firaxis announced XCOM 2 is set to come to consoles this fall. Continue reading XCOM 2 is coming to consoles in September
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Take XCOM and mix in some Valkyria Chronicles. Add a pinch of Gears of War, then throw in a host of references to classic American literature. Serve up the result with a comic book/steampunk aesthetic, and you have Code Name: S.T.E.A.M., the latest 3DS game from Intelligent Systems. Nintendo’s latest IP certainly draws inspiration from a great variety of sources, but does the result measure up to the sum of its parts? Continue reading Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. Review
Those who enjoy Real Time Strategy games above other genres are a rare breed these days. The reveal of a single player RTS game is becoming an even rarer occurrence.
At Sony’s Gamescom conference, amidst a slew of indie reveals came Hollowpoint. The trailer was fast and almost made the game feel like a side scrolling shooter set within a 3D environment. However, Hollowpoint was given greater detail and imagery via PlayStation Blog. The creators had this to say about their work: