Posts tagged zombies
What is Hellraid? Techland provides some answers

Techland has released a slew of new information today about their upcoming zombie game Hellraid​ and it sounds pretty interesting. Before today, we hadn't heard a lot about the game except that it was in development and it looked to be a first-person action game set in medieval times starring zombies. ​That sentence right there may already have you sold on the game, but it seems there is a lot more to it. 

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Are we at the point where videogames can make us cry?

Movies, television, music, and books have done a great job of tapping into our emotions. Books tap into this through great writing. Music does this by speaking to us with well-written lyrics and using instruments to tell a story. Movies and television use a mixture of great writing along with different visual styles to make you care about the characters on screen and elicit emotions. Videogames have suffered with this for a long time when in reality they should be the ones to pull it off the easiest. Not only do videogames have the visuals to pull it off but they also have the magic ingredient - you get to be the main character and interact with others.

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Dead Island: Riptide Review

​How do I even start talking about ​Dead Island: Riptide​? We could start with Dead Island ​I think. The original game had a lot of great ideas mixed in with some new game jank. Dead Island​ was a new take on the open world genre, and while it had a lot of technical issues it also brought with it a certain charm. That charm worked the first time around, and it was a good starting point for the game series. Dead Island: Riptide ​feels more like an expansion pack that Deep Silver has dubbed a sequel and charged full price for. 

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State of Decay Slated For June Release

​For those of you who have a zombie game obsession like I do, you’ve no doubt been keeping tabs on the upcoming game from Undead Labs – State of Decay.  Well it looks like the wait is over, as the Xbox 360 version of the game is officially scheduled for a June release, with a PC version to follow soon after.  It will be a downloadable title through XBLA. 

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The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct Review

The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct puts you into the shoes of Daryl Dixon and tells of his adventure before the events of the hit TV show. After walkers attack his camp, Daryl sets off to find his brother Merle and find a way out of the south. 

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