Category: Previews

Upcoming RPGs of 2018

In 2017, we witnessed a fairly big year for PC RPGs. The types of role-playing games were varied and were developed across a mixture of AAA, indies and the public via Kickstarter. Notably, for example, there was the janky facial and walking animations among sci-fi planets in Mass Effect: Andromeda; open world action titles, like Elex and Middle Earth: Shadow of War; co-op / single-player fantasy...

Tyranny Female Companions

Obsidian announces the final 3 Tyranny companions

With the public release of Tyranny in mere hours (!), we investigated the last 3 companions announced by Obsidian. In previewing them, we hope you will get a sense of ‘what to expect’ when your path crosses theirs. Comparative to the first 3, these females are more foreign and less accepting to the new dominant culture. These gals are more resistant, and harbour more personal...

3 Tyranny Companions

Introducing the 3 first Tyranny companions

With Tyranny releasing later in 2016 (fingers crossed), the developers at Obsidian semi-regularly post a blog concerning the game’s combat, politics, lore and short stories. This background information isn’t essential to eventually playing the game. However, as a starting point – and broaching a new IP with preconceived ideas – it is helpful. If nothing else than to provide context to beginning a narrative after...

The Technomancer

The companions of The Technomancer

The Technomancer will be released for PS4, Xbone and PC at the end of this month (June 28). Still not much is known about this sci-fi RPG title from Spiders (Bound by Flame, Mars: War Logs), given the close release date. However the companions of The Technomancer were featured in a video (scroll to the bottom) to tease us about who they are, each of...

Fallout 4 DLC

This week Bethesda announced 3 new DLC packs for Fallout 4 arriving in March, April and May. Automatron, Wasteland Workshop and Far Harbor compromise roughly half of the content of the ‘season pass’ (a collection of all DLC in a one-off purchase) or can be purchased individually. Each DLC varies in content, depth, and of course, price. Let’s see what’s on offer and review whether...