Articles written by Stephen Palmer (Page 3)
Like counting sheep
November 10, 2016 - Another year, another iteration of the unusually popular Farming Simulator series. Time to get in your tractor and drive up and down your bountiful crops for ages!
Read more: Farming Simulator 17 Review
October 10, 2016 - Rogue Stormers is a 2D roguelike co-op shooter that's designed to be enjoyed with friends. It's a shame that no one's playing it...
Read more: Rogue Stormers Review
A bit of a truck up
October 8, 2016 - Clustertruck is a simple game that looks like a lot of fun at first glance. But, does it deliver the goods or crash and burn?
Read more: Clustertruck Review
October 3, 2016 - Dead Synchronicity mixes classic point and click gameplay with a mature dystopian setting. But, does it craft a compelling combination?
Read more: Dead Synchronicity: Tomorrow Comes Today Review
A comedy of errors
September 20, 2016 - I was quite looking forward to playing Zenith. At first glance, it looked like it might be something along the lines of a Baldur's Gate or Dungeon Siege. Boy, was I in for a disappointment.
Read more: Zenith Review
Bringing full motion video back from the dead
September 20, 2016 - Live action point and click games are a rare breed these days, especially on consoles. Can The Bunker revitalize a long-forgotten genre?
Read more: The Bunker Review
The original walking sim returns
September 20, 2016 - Originally released on PC in 2012, Dear Esther was the first game to earn the rather unflattering moniker of walking simulator. Love them or hate them, walking sims are now a burgeoning genre. But how does the original hold up today?
Read more: Dear Esther: Landmark Edition Review
Are we there yet?
September 11, 2016 - Here we have a train simulator / zombie shooter. Why not? The Final Station is certainly original: you play as a conductor in a post-apocalyptic world overrun by zombies (which for some reason all look more like silhouettes than flesh-eaters).
Read more: The Final Station Review
September 8, 2016 - Two years after launching on Steam, Claire makes her way onto PS4 and Xbox One with an Extended Cut re-release. Are you ready to face your pixelated fears?
Read more: Claire: Extended Cut Review
Big unfriendly giants
September 8, 2016 - Jotun's a game that demands you impress the gods to progress. But is it impressive enough to warrant a purchase?
Read more: Jotun: Valhalla Edition Review