The Sojourn Review

“Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.” -Discworld by Terry Pratchett Title: The Sojourn Publisher: Iceberg…

Children of Morta Review

Roguelikes are increasingly becoming all too familiar. There’s an overabundance of them releasing on a pretty consistent basis, and the unimagined feel identical to one another way too often. However, there are a few shining examples that keep the genre…

Under the Sea | BGMania Podcast #115

Another listener submission, this time from Steven over in Germany, allowed Bryan and Frank the chance to explore some underwater music found in gaming. We were not prepared for this to end up being one of our favorite episodes to…

World of Warcraft Classic Review

It seems commonplace to the pop-culture guru of 2019 to be engrossed in all things nerdy – fantasy novels and films, theatre, video games, campy sci-fi, and comic books. But it may surprise the younger readers to learn that there…

Utawarerumono ZAN Review

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Mr Blank Blankers | Max Level Podcast #113

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World of Warcraft Classic | BGMania Podcast #114

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River City Girls Review

The resurgence of the side scrolling beat-em-up genre is something that I truly appreciate and hope continues forward for years to come. It was a staple back in the day on older platforms, with franchises such as Streets of Rage,…