FTL: Faster Than Light – Space, Strategy, and Tough Decisions.

Released on: September 14 2012 (PC, MacOS, Linux), April 3 2014 (iOS) Available Platforms: PC, MacOS, Linux, iOS Price: $10.99 CDN ($9.99 US) Published by: Subset Games Developed by: Subset Games There is hardly a better place to find awesome games for an excellent price than on Steam’s famous sales. Because of Steam sales, I’veContinue reading “FTL: Faster Than Light – Space, Strategy, and Tough Decisions.”

Cities: Skylines (PC) – Making a Metropolis out of an Empty Plot of Land, And a Little Patience.

Released on: March 10 2015 (PC, MacOS, Linux), April 21st 2017 (Xbox One), August 15 2017 (Playstation 4), September 13 2018 (Nintendo Switch) Available Platforms: PC, MacOS, Linux, Xbox One, Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch Price: $34.99 CDN ($29.99 US) [Base Edition] Published by: Paradox Interactive Developed by: Colossal Order Ever since I played Sim CityContinue reading “Cities: Skylines (PC) – Making a Metropolis out of an Empty Plot of Land, And a Little Patience.”

Elite Dangerous – It Isn’t Easy to Explore Space, But It’s Worth It.

Released on: December 16 2014 (PC), October 6 2015 (Mac, Xbox One), June 27 2017 (Playstation 4) Available Platforms: PC, Mac, Xbox One, Playstation 4 Price: $39.99 CDN ($29.99 US) [Base Game], $39.99 CDN ($29.99 US) Extra for the Horizons Expansion Published by: Frontier Developments Developed by: Frontier Developments Space… the final frontier, an ever-expandingContinue reading “Elite Dangerous – It Isn’t Easy to Explore Space, But It’s Worth It.”

Shadowverse – A Challenger in the CCG Genre Emerges from the Shadows

Released on: June 17 2016 (iOS, Android), October 28 2016 (PC) Available Platforms: PC, Mac Os, iOS, Android Price: Free (Has microtransactions and loot boxes) Published by: Cygames Developed by: Cygames Sometimes, when I’m bored, I like to either check out the Google Play Store or check out a game Facebook recommends me with theirContinue reading “Shadowverse – A Challenger in the CCG Genre Emerges from the Shadows”

Stardew Valley – The Farm Life Has Never Been This Glorious

Released on: February 26 2016 Available Platforms: PC, MacOD, Linux, Playstation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Playstation Vita, iOS, Android Price: $16.99 CND ($14.99 US) Published by: ChuckleFish Developed by: Concerned Ape Video games are an excellent way to explore one’s duality. For instance, I like games where the player can brutally impale somebody (Sekiro:Continue reading “Stardew Valley – The Farm Life Has Never Been This Glorious”

Yooka-Laylee – Big Worlds, Slow Pace

Released on: April 11 2017 (PC, Linux, Mac, Playstation 4, Xbox One) Dec 14 2017 (Nintendo Switch) Available Platforms: PC, Linux, Mac, Playstation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch Price: $44.99 ($39.99 US) Published by: Team 17 Developed by: Playtonic The Nintendo 64 was an exciting time for gaming. Famous mascots were making the jump toContinue reading “Yooka-Laylee – Big Worlds, Slow Pace”

Rogue – A Simple Yet Highly Influential (and Addictive) Game.

Released in: 1980 Available Platforms: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Macintosh, TOPS-20, TRS-80 CoCo, Unix, ZX Spectrum Price: Free (Public-domain) Published by: Epyx (Non-Unix versions) Developed by: A.I. Design (Non-Unix versions) The idea of the roguelike genre is an interesting one. Giving the player only one chance to beat yourContinue reading “Rogue – A Simple Yet Highly Influential (and Addictive) Game.”

VVVVVV (PC) – A Flippin Good Time

Released on: January 11 2010 Available Platforms: PC, MAC OS X, Linux, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, Playstation Vita, Playstation 4, iOS, Android, Ouya, Commodore 64, Pandora Price: $5.49 CDN ($4.99 US) (Steam), $13.49 CDN ($9.99 US) (Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, Playstation Vita, Playstation 4), $3.49 CDN (iOS, Android) Published by: Nicalis (Nintendo Switch, Playstation Vita,Continue reading “VVVVVV (PC) – A Flippin Good Time”