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DOOM 4 – The Key Elements of Hell

Id Software’s remake of the 1993 FPS classic was a solid shooter with a truck-load of intense atmosphere and suspense. However, there was one problem…it just wasn’t DOOM. Below, you’ll find links (coming soon) that will outline and discuss the key elements in making the perfect DOOM...

id – The journey to DOOM 4

DOOM The original DOOM may not have been the first FPS but it was the most influential release of its genre. The beauty of the game was its simplistic but addictive gameplay. If it moved…you shot the crap out of it! You never had to worry about on-coming hostages and there was’t a squadmate in...

Oculus Rift – The device and the team

Oculus Rift is the latest development in the craze that is ‘virtual reality’. Although the device may have been purchased by Facebook for a ridiculous amount of money, (more on that soon) there is still no real market for the Oculus Rift. This Means that many are still left wondering exactly...

Retron 5 – The answer to dead cartridge batteries

One thing that gets a retro collector weak at the knees, is the sight of a classic cartridge. These beauties were built to last! They don’t skip, fear finger prints or buckle under the pressure of a scratch. However, cartridges do have their ‘Kryptonite’… While the circuitry and...

Escape from the Planet of the Robot Monsters

One of the most addictive and unique retro 2 player games was Escape from the Planet of the Robot Monsters. The comic-style narrative was unlike anything else I had ever played and I remember the game being that much more maturer than most. Escape from the Planet of the Robot Monsters used a unique...

Game Show Demos vs Released Games

E3, TGS, GDC and PAX are just a few of the major game shows where developers and publishers promote their up-and-coming games. Many are well into development while others are simply tech demos. But it’s the latter that can be absolutely fascinating a year or two down the road. Here are just a few...

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