Freelance Game Critic and Prose Writer. Appolicious Associate Editor. Formerly: AiG Co-Editor-in-Chief, TGE Senior Games Editor
The Dangerous Development Cycle of Assassin's Creed
Ubisoft plays with fire in its risky endeavor to make Assassin's Creed one of the largest AAA franchises in gaming.
Mythology and Moon Hunters with Tanya Short
I sit down with Tanya Short about her upcoming mythic exploration RPG, Moon Hunters.
Scrounging For Bullets: You Can't Take Combat Out of Horror ...
Does taking combat out of horror really improve things? Maybe not, after all.
Dead Upon Pre-Order
Game publishers are pushing their luck with pre-orders, having forgotten the very reason such services existed in the first place.
Darkwood Preview - Artistry in Games
Darkwood impresses thanks to great design, unpredictable scares, and ominous atmosphere.
Styx: Master of Shadows Review - Artistry in Games
Styx: Master of Shadows tries to steal gamers' hearts, but his technique needs work.
The Other Multiplayer: Experiencing The Alternatives
What can developers and gamers gain from alternative multiplayer options?
Pysonix's new multiplayer Legacy of Kain game impresses with fantastic gameplay and razor sharp balancing.
The Old City: Leviathan Review
Dear Esther opened the door to a new type of narrative focused games. The Old City proceeds towards that door, trips, and falls on its face into a mousetrap.
LA Cops (Early Access) Preview - Artistry in Games
LA Cops (Early Access) is a loose cannon, but gets results.
Assassin's Creed: Rogue Review
While AC: Unity fumbles at moving the franchise forward, AC: Rogue proves there's still some life to the series.
Titanfall (Post-Launch) Review
Does TItanfall still hold up on PC, months after it's March launch? Does it stand worthy for sixty dollars? Unfortunately, not really in either case.
Orcs Must Die! Unchained Preview - Artistry in Games
Orcs Must Die! Unchained proposes a new form of play for the series. Does it hold up under close inspection?
Still Alive! Sniper Elite V2 (PC)
The first entry in my first series on Artisry in Games -- Still Alive! a series about long living multiplayer games and modes that stood the test of time, even with they might have had the critical or commercial success they were hoping for.
Destiny Review (Playstation 3)
Destiny disappoints but pulls out a few small victories in the end.