Horror-themed RPGs are too few and far between for my liking, especially when it comes to home consoles, but last year the developers behind Life is Strange delivered a bloody brilliant original I.P. in Vampyr that I really didn't appreciate my first time around. A few weeks ago I started rewatching Buffy the Vampire Slayer … Continue reading [REVIEW] Vampyr
Friday! Video games! Let's talk! RIP October. RIPtober. 365 days until Halloween, not that I'm counting... Anyway, I guess we should kick November off properly, so what are you folks playing this weekend? It's crisp and cool here in South Carolina, which is a welcome change from the excruciating humidity we normally have. Naturally, I'll … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What Are You Playing?
Tomorrow is Halloween and, with that, the end of October as a whole. Boo hiss. I LOVE OCTOBER, DAMNIT! LET ME ENJOY THIS! Anyway, with tomorrow being the month's death knell and the fact that there are still some horror games I wanted to highlight, I figured a "grab bag" post of sorts with multiple … Continue reading Holiday Horrors: Grab Bag Time!
Friday! Video games! Let's talk! Although this is undoubtedly the biggest week in gaming, I haven't actually gotten around to doing much of it. E3 was upon us and I spent most of my free time here in front of a monitor, watching the various showcases and Giant Bomb at Nite interviews, and writing about … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?
Much in the way that DontNod's stellar narrative adventure Life is Strange differed from their previous effort, the action-focused Remember Me, their upcoming gothic adventure Vampyr seemingly drops the drama-fueled lives of teenage girls in favor of exploring a creepy Victorian town and feeding on the unlucky passerby. But there's more in common than you … Continue reading Vampyr Life is Strange in This New Gameplay Trailer