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  • Blog Post: Chris Kluwe’s 10 Rules To Surviving XCOM 2

    Hi, everybody! (Hi, Commander Chris!) It’s that time of the year again. You know, the time where we all gather 'round our computers, fire up a new XCOM, and 20 minutes later resist the urge to throw our monitor out the window in a frothing ragefit, because somehow your squad managed to miss... More
  • Blog Post: The 11 Worst Things That Happened To Us In XCOM 2

    It’s possible that XCOM 2 is harder than Firaxis’ last alien invasion. Thanks to a lot of clever thinking and a little bit of luck, we were able to overcome the odds and send those little green men packing, but our success in XCOM 2 didn’t come without a cost. We lost a lot of good... More
  • Blog Post: Beginner's Guide – Use These 10 Tips To Survive XCOM 2's Brutality

    For 20 years, we've lived under alien rule. They've invaded our cities, taken over our governments, and they're exploiting our people. Overthrowing this ruthless hegemony won't be easy, but we've complied a quick list of the most important battle tactics that every commander should... More
  • Blog Post: Lego Marvel Avengers: How To Unlock Jessica Jones & Daredevil

    The stars of Netflix's hit shows, Daredevil and Jessica Jones, are playable in Lego Marvel Avengers. You likely won't recognize Ms. Jones, as she's masquerading as Jewel, her secret super hero identity that was only mentioned as a joke in the show. Daredevil also isn't sporting his Netflix... More
  • Blog Post: Test Chamber – The Banner Saga Is Still Amazing On Consoles

    Nearly two years ago a group of ex-BioWare developers under the name Stoic released a gorgeous fantasy Viking-themed strategy game called The Banner Saga. The game looked great. Thankfully, it was also a lot of fun and had a great story. Now console players can find out what the hype was all about. Join... More
  • Blog Post: An Incredibly Stupid Way To Beat Star Wars: Battlefront's Survival Mode On Endor

    Being a topnotch FPS player doesn't just require catlike reflexes and perfect aim – you also need to be an expert strategist and tactical planner. That, or you can hide in a log like a pair of idiots. Battlefront's co-op survival mode pits you and a friend against 15 waves of increasingly... More
  • Blog Post: Tips For Surviving The Cauldron In Destiny's Trials Of Osiris

    The Cauldron has been revealed as this week’s Trials of Osiris map in Destiny, so it’s time to get your fireteam of three together and make a run at the Lighthouse, the reward granted to those who manage a 9-0 record in their Trials Passage. First off, let’s talk about this week’s... More
  • Blog Post: Test Chamber – Blasting Off With Sid Meier's Starships

    Firaxis' Beyond Earth took the beloved Civilization formula and shot it into space where players got to terraform a planet and interact with exotic alien life. The only thing missing were epic space battles. Starships is a unique follow up that fills in that gap with more rich strategy and some highly... More
  • Blog Post: Seven Tips For Returning To (Or Starting Fresh With) Zelda: Majora’s Mask

    The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask released for the Nintendo 64 in 2000, and next week, it will re-release on 3DS. Despite launching only a few years after Ocarina of Time and sharing many of its gameplay mechanics, Majora’s Mask’s three-day repeating cycle created one of the biggest... More
  • Blog Post: Top 50 Challenge 2014 – The Banner Saga

    I'm a big fan of strategy/RPGs, and I always regretted not having time to invest in The Banner Saga. That's why I gladly accepted Ben Reeves' challenge . Strategy/RPGs are a dime a dozen nowadays, and I love that developer Stoic incorporates choice as an extra layer of strategy. What I wasn't... More
  • Blog Post: Fight For The Top 50 2014 – The Banner Saga

    The Banner Saga isn't a game filled with spectacle. It doesn't feature motion-capped voice acting, or big budget particle effects, or hundreds of hours of side quests. Still, it's an incredibly intelligent strategy game wrapped around a compelling and heartfelt story. Even more impressive... More
  • Blog Post: Test Chamber – Abraham Lincoln Fights Aliens In Codename S.T.E.A.M.

    Inspired by American comics books and 19th century literature, Intelligent Systems (Fire Emblem: Awakening, Advance Wars) is working on a new strategy game where Abraham Lincoln assembles a crack team of steam-powered specialists to fend off an alien threat. It's a bit of an oddball, but it's... More
  • Blog Post: Eight Tips For Building A Contender In NBA 2K15’s MyGM Mode

    Landing a big three and putting your franchise on autopilot isn't going to yield the results you're looking for in NBA 2K15's MyGM mode. With scouting, training, finances, and contract extensions to worry about, even heavy simmers have several plates they must keep spinning to drive their... More
  • Blog Post: Live Stream – Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

    Blizzard’s free-to-play digital collectible card game Hearthstone features exciting constructed and limited game formats. Join Daniel Tack as he explores the intricacies of the Arena format, where players must build and construct a deck from a limited pool of cards and play to 12 victories or 3... More
  • Blog Post: Hearthstone 101: School Is In Session

    Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft has taken the office by storm since it hit iPads - Join us on a trek featuring some beginner decks and gameplay! Daniel Tack returns from below Drangleic to share his expertise with Andrew Reiner and Jeff Cork. We take a look at two decks for new players and a current... More
  • Blog Post: Test Chamber – Hearthstone

    Join Andrew Reiner, Daniel Tack, and Jason Oestreicher as they play a few rounds of Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft! In this video, the crew checks out standard gameplay, pack opening, and spends some time in Blizzard's take on the collectible card game draft format, The Arena. Hearthstone officially... More
  • Blog Post: How To Find Wonder Woman's Invisible Jet In The Lego Movie Videogame

    The Lego Movie Videogame holds a hilarious achievement/trophy that pushes players to locate and destroy Wonder Woman's invisible jet. Tracking down red and gold bricks is challenging as it is; finding something that cannot be seen is another story altogether. Thankfully, I just happened to stumble... More
  • Blog Post: Three Useful Tips For Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

    It’s rare that I immediately replay a game in my free time after reviewing it for work, but I did just that with The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds. After giving it my first 10 score in my review , I started round two at home in an effort to do everything there is to be done in the game... More
  • Blog Post: RPG Spotlight: Disgaea

    One of the questions readers ask me most is if they would like a particular series. As a way to provide the answer and celebrate beloved franchises, RPG Spotlight gives a concise overview of the elements that give a franchise its heart and soul. In this edition, I take a look at Nippon Ichi’s Disgaea... More
  • Blog Post: Civ V: Brave New World Culture Guide

    The second expansion changes the cultural side of the game quite a bit. Here’s a primer on the changes so you can hit the ground running. Several dramatic alterations to the culture system all work in tandem to create a much better overall experience than existed in previous incarnations of Civilization... More
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