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Red's Read on Battle Brothers

Red Thomas tries out Battle Brothers on a whim and takes reads through some of what he liked and didn't like about the game. It's a game that holds up well in the last three years, but how does it hold up to its price point on the Steam Store?

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 5.3 Reflections In Crystal - Spoiler-Free Impressions

Final Fantasy XIV's best expansion to date, Shadowbringers, wraps up with the MMORPG's best story to date--a high bar to clear for the story-focused game.

Red's Read on Online D&D

Red Thomas fights anti-social tendencies with social distancing by playing Dungeons & Dragons online. ...as in playing the pen-and-paper RPG using online tools, rather than the MMO. How does the online experience compare to the more typical Knerds of the Dinner Table event? Red gives his take in today's article.

What Are You Playing During the Outbreak? - August 2020 Edition

It's a pretty weird and unsettling time in this world of ours right now. With many of us hunkering down at home, things can get downright boring at times. Fortunately, if you're someone who enjoys videogames, you likely have a backlog of games to play through or even some new titles to play in the coming days and weeks.

The RPG Files: Horizon: Zero Dawn PC Impressions

Robin has been looking forward to checking out Horizon: Zero Dawn since it first was announced years ago by Sony. Now that its coming to PC, we were able to take an early look at the experience. Just how does one of the best games of the PlayStation generation hold up on the new platform?

5 Reasons To Invest In An Apartment In Final Fantasy XIV

Join Victoria as she breaks down some of the reasons why you might look at an apartment instead of home ownership in Final Fantasy XIV.

Red's Read on Starborne

On a whim, Red Thomas takes a look at the "MMO" space strategy game, Starborne. Red regales readers with his operatic tale of space adventure and gives a little insight into who might find the game interesting and who should probably avoid it.

Marvel's Avengers Looks...Good?

With the release of the July War Table, I think I've finally crossed into highly anticipated territory with Marvel's Avengers. The game looks well-polished at this point and the team's willingness to show a good deal of gameplay (and allow players to play through a solid chunk of content in the beta) inspire confidence in me that Crystal Dynamics may have something solid on their hands.

Final Fantasy XIV - In A Content Drought, Players Are The Oasis

From roleplaying to real graduation ceremonies, FFXIV's players made Victoria's wait between patches lively and better than bearable.

OPINION: Microsoft Blew It. Again. (Shank Rants)

Microsoft presented an hour-long conference, dubbed the Xbox Games Showcase, on Thursday, July 23. After I watched it, I couldn't believe what I had just seen. Microsoft completely blew it. Again.

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands Beta Is In Full Swing

Join Robin as she breaks down her initial thoughts on the World of Warcraft: Shadowlands Beta, currently going on in Azeroth.

Xbox Games Showcase Highlights

Yesterday, Microsoft gave us a look at some of the games coming to the Xbox Series X in a live streamed showcase event. I don't particularly care about the Series X as someone who games on PC announcements are still relevant to me. Despite a lack of gameplay in some key reveals, the showcase generally impressed me. These are some of the highlights.

Wizard101 - Major Changes Are Coming

Join Seth has he tackles the upcoming multi-phase rebalancing changes coming to Wizard101 on the curr3ent Test Realm.

A Journey Through Star Wars: The Old Republic

Join Falko in his first entry in our new Star Wars: The Old Republic column - A Journey Through Star Wars: The Old Republic.

Red's Read on Space Haven

Finnish indie group Bugbyte released Space Haven in May. Red Thomas finally has time to check the game out and regrets only that it took him so long. Red walks readers through some of what he liked so much about the title and who should consider picking the game up.