Is 3D The Right Choice for Risk of Rain 2?

2014’s Risk of Rain was an indie darling. But comments on Reddit had a mixed reaction after learning that it’s sequel is venturing into the third dimension. While I don’t think a change from 2D to 3D is necessarily disastrous, it has proven to be a tricky transition judging by prior attempts. With the change Read more about Is 3D The Right Choice for Risk of Rain 2?[…]

Why Crafting Systems Are Awful – Consider the Following

You’re the hero in a game. You spend upwards of several hours honing the peaks and valleys of your characters physical features. You enter the game world, ready to stare peril in the face with a grin. You’ve found yourself embarked upon a quest and so naturally you’ve equipped yourself with basic accoutrements to get Read more about Why Crafting Systems Are Awful – Consider the Following[…]

Don’t Board the WoW Classic Hype Train Just Yet – Consider the Following

  Yesterday we got what might have been the biggest announcement in the history of World of Warcraft – official legacy servers. Now that Blizzard is officially working on zombifying their game there are some considerations to make before we all hop on the hype train. And don’t get me wrong, I’m right there on Read more about Don’t Board the WoW Classic Hype Train Just Yet – Consider the Following[…]