Casey Gu Talks ‘One-Shot’ And More
Jun01

Casey Gu Talks ‘One-Shot’ And More

Casey Gu was first approached by fellow game developer, Eliza Velasquez in late 2013 with an idea to create an ambitious PC video game that treats the player as an omnipotent figure. “OneShot’s” conception relied on Gu’s artistic abilities, not just to bring Velasquez’s self-aware program concepts to life, but to draw, compose, and write a coherent story starring memorable characters the player could empathize with. Gu, most commonly...

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Is the Nintendo Labo Worth Playing?
May25

Is the Nintendo Labo Worth Playing?

The highly discussed Nintendo Labo “Variety Kit” and “Robot Kit” was released April 27th, 2018. Not a soul knew what to expect from this cardboard-building add-on to the Nintendo Switch system, but Nintendo NYC, located at 10 Rockefeller Plaza, was sure to set up some interactive demos. The people of New York City enthusiastically, and skeptically weigh in on their Labo experience. “For me personally, I’m a lazy gamer. I like just...

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Tribeca Film Festival Coverage: The Velvet Underground Played At My High School Review: Nostalgic and ‘Dangerously Cool’
Apr27

Tribeca Film Festival Coverage: The Velvet Underground Played At My High School Review: Nostalgic and ‘Dangerously Cool’

A simple story of a high school boy who attends a live band performance isn’t an uncommon conversation, no matter the year you were born. As a short film concept, combined with one of the most creative visual tellings premiered in the Tribeca Film Festival, “The Velvet Underground Played At My High School” is incredibly unique. The director, Anthony Jannelli, is a comprehensive narrator, but the film shines in its dynamic...

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Hand of Fate 2 Review: The Epitome Of Excellent Deck Building
Dec03

Hand of Fate 2 Review: The Epitome Of Excellent Deck Building

“Hand of Fate 2” is a surprisingly engaging experience that’s on its way to becoming an indie classic. Developed by Defiant Studios, this RPG adventure blends “Dungeon & Dragons” with in-depth action elements. This game takes you back to medieval times, where you’re allowed to design your route through a series of mini side stories that keep the game feeling fresh with every varying objective. With solid presentation, this is a...

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Road Rage Review: Broken
Nov26

Road Rage Review: Broken

“Road Rage” crashes just about as much as you will be when playing it. “Road Rage,” developed by Maximum Games (Troll and I,) is an unfortunate attempt at what has already been perfected before. The game presents a world of unforgiving motorcycle gangs on the prowl for money, women, and power. Little irony intended, the concept is harmless enough, but unfortunately, everything else isn’t. From game-breaking bugs to limited...

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