Joe Morgan

Christian, gamer, software developer, crossfitter, jogger, and dog lover

Legend of Kay Review

Legend of Kay Developer: Neon Studios Publisher: Nordic Games Platforms: PlayStation 3 (Reviewed) Release Date: January 29, 2014 (originally March 4, 2005 on PlayStation 2) Price: £3.99 – Available Here Overview Legend of Kay was originally released on the PlayStation 2 back in 2005. The game garnered enough positive support to warrant a version released on Nintendo DS in 2010. Now, Nordic G...

Dark Lands Kickstarter Takes Off Running

Mingle Games, the studio behind the popular Windows Phone runner game Dark Lands, have announced a Kickstarter campaign to port the game to other platforms. A runner game with a fantasy setting and dynamic combat system, Dark Lands will have you chopping up goblins, orcs, trolls, and more as you sprint through the world. The Kickstarter campaign, which is aiming to raise $10,000 CAD, will allow th...

The Elder Scrolls Online Preview

Ah, Tamriel. Lands rich with lush, vibrant flora, diverse, deadly fauna, and a wide range of sentient races, each with their own worldviews and problems. From heavily populated metropolises to dark, ancient dungeons and beyond, through tales of heroism and intrigue, the world of The Elder Scrolls has long captured the imagination of fans. In recent years, those fans, many of whom have poured hundr...

Unsung Story Gets Gameplay Details Update

Playdek, the developers behind Kickstarted game Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians, have released some new details regarding the title’s gameplay mechanics. Unsung Story‘s combat system will be turn-based (like The Banner Saga), placing an importance on speed for each units’ actions. Instead of the standard square-tile system, the game will utilize a triangular tile system, with...

GIGANTIC ARMY Review

GIGANTIC ARMY Developer: ASTRO PORT Publisher: Nyu Media Platforms: PC (Reviewed) Release Date: February 5, 2014 Price: $5.99/£3.99 – Available Here Overview With a heavy influence from 16-bit shooters like Cybernator and Metal Warriors, the three-man team at ASTRO PORT set out to capture their nostalgia and share it with the world. With other 16-bit mech shooter ARMED SEVEN under their belt...

Dead Island: Epidemic Now Taking Closed Beta Applications

Deep Silver has announced that their ZOMBA (Zombie Online Multiplayer Battle Arena), Dead Island: Epidemic, is now accepting registrations for the Closed Beta. Epidemic will pit three teams of players against one another in an epic fight for survival. Signing up for the closed beta will pay off. All newly registered players will be able to join the 30,000 Alpha testers even before the official Clo...

World of Tanks Explodes Onto Xbox 360 February 12

Wargaming has announced that a special edition of their online combat game, World of Tanks, will launch on the Xbox 360 on February 12. Entitled “World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition,” the game will bring the trademark 15 vs. 15 tactical team-based action gameplay to Xbox Live gamers around the world. Developed by Wargaming West and published by Microsoft Studios, Xbox 360 Edition will be ...

CC Impact! Presents Echo Prime

Robot Entertainment has been around the block. They’ve had some smash successes with Orcs Must Die! and Hero Academy. Their newest action RPG, Echo Prime, takes the iOS game they had previously released and scales it up for the PC. How well does this Diablo-styled space game deliver? Join editor Joe Morgan as he works his way through corridor after corridor on a doomed spaceship. Along the w...

Echo Prime Review

Echo Prime Developer: Robot Entertainment Publisher: Robot Entertainment Platforms: PC (Reviewed) Release Date: January 28, 2014 Price: $9.99 – Available Here Overview Robot Entertainment had a couple of smashing successes on their hands with the popular third-person tower defense Orcs Must Die! franchise and strategy game Hero Academy. Now, they’re looking to port their latest iOS off...

CC Impact! Presents Might & Magic X: Legacy

The folks at Limbic Entertainment and Ubisoft have once again brought their classic RPG series, Might & Magic, to the masses. Might & Magic X: Legacy is their first entry to the series in over a decade. Many of the mechanics remain unchanged, but it works to keep itself relevant as well. On tile at a time, you’ll explore and conquer a large world. Are you prepared? Join editor Joe Mo...

Might & Magic X: Legacy Review

Might & Magic X: Legacy Developer: Limbic Entertainment Publisher: Ubisoft Platforms: PC (Reviewed) Release Date: January 23, 2014 Price: $24.99 – Available Here Overview The Might & Magic franchise has been around for thirty years. Much of the formula that gained popularity with fans around the world is still intact, but the last proper entry released over a decade ago. Does the fra...

Echo Prime Out On Steam Today

Robot Entertainment, the development team behind the tower defense gem Orcs Must Die! franchise, have released their newest game, Echo Prime, on Steam today. The sci-fi action RPG, which previously released on iOS devices, has been given new content, improvements to visual fidelity, and reworked PC controls. To celebrate the release, the game is currently 20% off ($7.99/£5.59 instead of the regula...

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