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Review: Strike Force Foxx (Nintendo 3DS)

It's silly and monotonous, but can still be fun in short bursts. »»

Tabletop Review: Dungeon Crawl Classics #83: The Chained Coffin

Dungeon Crawl Classics #83: The Chained Coffin Publisher: Goodman Games Cost: $7 (PDF)/$10 (physical)/$30 (Kickstarter Boxed Collector's Edition) Release Date: 07/23/2014 (PDF to Kickstarter Backers)/TBD (Everyone else) Get it Here: Goodman Games »»

Preview: Frozen State (PC)

I’m generally all about horror games; while the majority of games that can be considered as thematically “horror” oriented tend to fall into the survival horror or adventure genre, not all of them occupy these two genres, and those that don’t »»

Anime Review: Toradora! Premium Edition (Blu-Ray/DVD Combo Pack)

Toradora! Premium Edition Publisher; Nippon Ichi Runtime: 617 minutes Cost: $129.99 Release Date: 07/01/2014 Get it Here: NISAmerica Store It's hard to believe that it was a little over four years ago that I reviewed one of Nippon Ichi's firs »»

Review: Amazing Princess Sarah (Xbox 360)

Amazing Princess Sarah Publisher: Haruneko Developer: Haruneko Genre: Platformer Release Date: 7/9/2014 When you look at the cover image for Amazing Princess Sarah, you might be led to think this is just another stupid indie game with fan »»

Review: Magic 2015 - Duels of the Planeswalkers (PC)

Gain deck construction and bugs, lose 2 headed giant and a good campaign »»

Review: The Walking Dead: Season 2 Episode 4 - Amid the Ruins (Sony PlayStation Vita)

The Walking Dead keeps pulling the same old tricks. It's officially old at this point. »»

Super Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS Week In Review - 7/18/14 (Robin, Lucina)

A huge start to the week with a double Fire Emblem character reveal, the returning Captain Falcon and details on the newcomers. »»

Tabletop Review: Forever Summer

Forever Summer Publisher: Chronicle City Cost: $4.99 Page Count: 58 Release Date: 06/27/2014 Get it Here: DriveThruRPG.com So, back story. I saw Forever Summer come up in late June and the concept sounded interested, but I just didn't have ti »»

Review: Evil Pumpkin: The Lost Halloween (PC)

This game is a bit too early thematically and mechanically. »»

Tabletop Review: Valiant Universe: The Roleplaying Game

Valiant Universe: The Roleplaying Game Publisher: Catalyst Game Labs Cost: $9.99 (PDF)/$39.99 (Physical)/$54.99 (LE) Page Count: 210 Release Date: 07/16/2014 Get it Here: DriveThruRPG.com or Battlecorps Well, it's finally here. After four Qui »»

Review: Valiant Hearts: The Great War (Sony Playstation 4)

Valiant Hearts: The Great War Genre: Adventure Developer: Ubisoft Montpellier Publisher: Ubisoft Release Date: 6/24/14 We don't really see a lot of games that take place during World War I, if you think about it. Not that it's really a good id »»

Tabletop Review: Ripples From Carcosa (Call of Cthulhu)

Ripples From Carcosa (Call of Cthulhu) Publisher: Chaosium Cost: $10.95 (PDF) Page Count: 135 Release Date: 07/15/2014 Get it Here: Chaosium.com Ripples From Carcosa originally started life as a Monograph, which is a Call of Cthulhu piece usu »»

Tabletop Review: Age of Cthulhu: Transatlantic Terror (Call of Cthulhu)

Age of Cthulhu: Transatlantic Terror (Call of Cthulhu) Publisher: Goodman Games Cost: Free (To Kickstarter Backers)/TBD (Everyone Else) Page Count: 12 Release Date: 07/18/2014 Although currently unavailable to everyone else, Goodman Games rele »»

Tabletop Review: Castles & Crusades: A Shattered Night

Castles & Crusades: A Shattered Night Publisher: Troll Lord Games Cost: $4.99 Page Count: 26 Release Date: 07/08/2014 Get it Here: DriveThruRPG.com A Shattered Night is the latest adventure in the "F" series for Castles & Crusades. These adve »»

Review: Divinity: Original Sin (PC)

Divinity: Original Sin Developer: Larian Studios Publisher: Larian Studios Genre: RPG Release Date: 6/30/14 Larian Studios did something I never expected; they went far beyond the expectations for Divinity: Original Sin, the latest game in the »»

Review: The Wolf Among Us - Episode Five: Cry Wolf (PC)

Bigby's final romp for this series puts a lot of control in player hands. »»

Review: Abyss Odyssey (PC)

Stare into the abyss and you'll be surprised at what stares back. »»

Tabletop Review: Cathulhu: Velvet Paws on Cthulhu's Trail (Call of Cthulhu)

Cathulhu: Velvet Paws on Cthulhu's Trail (Call of Cthulhu) Publisher: Sxitystone Press Cost: $8.95 (PDF)/18.99 (Physical) Page Count: 69 Release Date: 04/14/2014 Get it Here: DriveThruRPG or Chaosium.com Cathulhu originally appeared several y »»

Diehard GameCAST: Episode 53 - Divinity: Original Sin, Spec Ops: The Line, South Park: The Stick of Truth, Abyss Odyssey, and more!

Are indie games on the verge of collapse? Should they be? How about AAA's? We butt heads on these very topics and more. »»

Tabletop Review: Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords: Spires of Xin-Shalast Adventure Deck

Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords: Spires of Xin-Shalast Adventure Deck Publisher: Paizo Cost: $19.99 ($17.50 at Amazon.com) Release Date: 01/15/2014 Get it Here: Amazon.com Well here we are with the sixth and final deck fo »»

Review: Scram Kitty and His Buddy on Rails (Nintendo Wii U)

Find out if this Kitty should Scram. »»

Tabletop Review: The Unspeakable Oath, Issue #24 (Call of Cthulhu, Delta Green)

The Unspeakable Oath, Issue #24 Publisher: Arc Dream Publishing Cost: $5.99 (PDF)/$9.99 (Physical) Page Count: 74 Release Date: 07/09/2014 Get it Here: DriveThruRPG.com Man, I can't believe it's been nearly a year since issue #23 of The Unspe »»

Super Smash Super Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS - Week in Review 7/11/14 (Palutena, Mii, Pac-Man)

Monday the 7th - Gunning for Glory The Mii Gunner is shown performing a side smash, the longest in the game, according to Sakurai.  Why you would show this move and explain how long it is, then not show it directly from the side is beyond me.  I »»

Review: SQUIDS Odyssey (Nintendo 3DS)

It's like Shuffleboard RPG, and it's more fun than you'd think. »»

Tabletop Review: D&D Starter Set: Lost Mine of Phandelver (D&D Next/Dungeons & Dragons, Fifth Edition)

D&D Starter Set: Lost Mine of Phandelver (D&D Next/Dungeons & Dragons, Fifth Edition) Publisher: Wizards of the Coast Cost: $19.99 ($12.65 at Amazon.com) Page Count: 64 Release Date: 07/04/2014 (select retailers)/07/14/2014 (full release) Get it »»

Super Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS - Lucina, Robin and Captain Falcon

An exciting day, as promised!  We're able to confirm two Newcomers and a Veteran fighter, as well as de-confirm a suspected character. In case you haven't seen it yet, head on over to the official Super Smash Bros site or YouTube and see the re »»

Review: Momodora III (PC)

Momodora III Developer: rdein Publisher: rdein Genre: Action Release Date: 07/01/2014 Momodora III is the first in the series to make it onto Steam after it was Greenlit. It's also the first in the series to not be free to download, and bears »»

Tabletop Review: White Dwarf, Issue #23

White Dwarf, Issue #23 Publisher: Games Workshop Cost: $3.99 Page Count: 93 (Digital) Release Date: 07/05/2014 Get it Here: The Black Library I had to go on a trip up to North Dakota of all places this weekend, so I decided to pick up a digit »»

Preview: Sunless Sea (PC)

A promising rogue-like that combines sailing with a Lovecraft-inspired setting. »»

Tabletop Review: Dungeons & Dragons Basic Rules (D&D Next/ Dungeons & Dragons, Fifth Edition)

D&D Fifth Edition Basic Rules for free, and yes you should grab them. »»

Fancy Pattern Vivillon Now Available in Celebration of 100 Million Pokemon Traded Via GTS

The Pokemon Company announced that a Vivillon with a Fancy Pattern is now available via Wi-Fi in Pokemon X/Y. This Vivillon is being distributed to commemorate 100,000,000 Pokemon traded via the Global Trading Station. The Fancy Pattern does not norm »»

Review: The Wolf Among Us: Episode 5 - Cry Wolf (Sony PlayStation 3)

He'll huff and he'll puff and he'll blow your house down. »»

Review: Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front Armies (Steam)

Welcome back to the company. »»

Diehard GameCAST: Episode 52 - Diablo III, Mario Kart 8, Remember Me, and more!

What would you like to see in the future of gaming? We tackle that very subject this week. »»

Review: Race to the Line (Nintendo 3DS)

Race to the Line Publisher: Enjoy Gaming Ltd Developer: Enjoy Gaming Ltd Genre: Racing Release Date: 11/28/2013 Racing games have never been my favorite genre, but I have to admit that I do enjoy a good racing game from time to time. Race t »»

Tabletop Review: Amazing Adventures: Quick Start Rules & Adventure

Amazing Adventures: Quick Start Rules & Adventure Publisher: Troll Lord Games Cost: Free Page Count: 17 Release Date: 07/04/2014 (Kickstarter backers)/TBD (Everyone Else) Get it Here: DriveThruRPG.com (Eventually) Amazing Adventures has been »»

Review: Farming Simulator 14 (3DS)

Farming Simulator gets another handheld release »»

Review: Tomodachi Life (Nintendo 3DS)

Tomodachi Life Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Genre: Simulation Release Date: 06/06/2014 Ever since its announcement during the associated incredibly weird Nintendo Direct, people have been talking about Tomodachi Life, a new life s »»

Review: Atelier Rorona Plus: The Alchemist of Arland (Sony PlayStation Vita)

Atelier Rorona Plus sets an example for other remakes to follow. »»

Review: Broken Age Act 1 (PC)

Broken Age Act 1 Developer: Double Fine Publisher: Double Fine Genre: Adventure Release Date: 01/28/2014 Broken Age (initially called Double Fine Adventure) is perhaps one of the biggest Kickstarter success stories that demonstrated the viabi »»

Tabletop Review: Castles & Crusades, Sixth Printing

Castles & Crusades: Player's Handbook, Sixth Printing Publisher: Troll Lord Games Cost: $29.99 (Physical)/TBD (PDF) Page Count: 192 Release Date: 06/27/2014 (Physical)/TBD in Early July (PDF) Get it Here: Troll Lord Games So getting a physica »»

Unboxing the D&D Starter Set (Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition/D&D Next)

An advance copy of the D&D Starter Set arrived at my front door just in time for the Fourth of July. Although it will take me a while to write up a review of the whole piece, along with some more specific looks at the rulebook and enclosed adventure, »»

Tabletop Review: Havok & Hijinks

Havok & Hijinks Publisher: Epic Slant Press Cost: $17.99 Release Date: 06/16/2014 Get it Here: Havok & Hijinks Havok & Hijinks is a game I backed on Kickstarter for a single reason: the dragon art. You see, my wife loves dragons more than just »»

Tabletop Review: Wield

Wield Publisher: John Wick Presents Cost: $5 (PDF)/$15 (Physical) Page Count: 101 Release Date: 06/27/2014 Get it Here: DriveThruRPG.com Wield is one of those Kickstarter successes that just takes you by surprise. Looking for only three thou »»

Review: Where is my Heart? (PC)

A unique look sets this game apart. »»

Review: The Fall (PC)

Prepare to fall hard for The Fall. »»

Review: QuestRun (PC)

While it has interesting ideas, QuestRun suffers from clashing ideals. »»

Tabletop Review: Tales of the Crescent City: Adventures in Jazz-Era New Orleans (Call of Cthulhu)

Tales of the Crescent City: Adventures in Jazz-Era New Orleans (Call of Cthulhu) Publisher: Golden Goblin Press Cost: $15 (PDF)/$35(Physical Kickstarter Backers)/$39.95 (Physical for Non-Kickstarter Backers) Page Count: 198 Release Date: 06/25/20 »»

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