Port Royale 4 Beta – Could be Glorious Return to Past
game preview15 May 2020
After spending about 10 hours with the beta of Port Royale 4, I finally have a sense of where the new installment of the classic series is headed – which is into the past.
Minecraft Dungeons – Hack' n' Slash for Kids and Nothing More?
game preview09 April 2020
Mojang decided they want their own Diablo 3 in the Minecraft world. What could possibly go wrong? Basically everything, but surprisingly, the game looks really solid. As long as you're expecting to have simple fun, rather than be challenged.
Outriders Preview – No Pain No Gain!
game preview13 February 2020
"I've seen the Outriders preview." I brag to people, but nobody knows what Outriders is. They will soon find out, because although launching a new brand in 2020 is not easy, it is definitely worth trying and celebrating such attempts.
Path of Exile 2 – A Worthy Rival of Diablo 4
game preview19 November 2019
Diablo's biggest rival has taken a collision course and is planning to thwart Blizzard's plans. Path of Exile 2 is basically a brand new game and it looks like there will be a duel between alpha males in the hack'n'slash market.
Diablo 4 – The Diablo We Want, the Diablo We Deserve
game preview06 November 2019
"Hell, it's about time," said Findlay in the StarCraft 2 trailer, and he could say it again. It's possible that Diablo 4 will be the kind of hack'n'slash we've always dreamed of, and will allow us to forgive the company all the recent mishaps. Or not.
Four Hours with King's Bounty 2 Changed My Mind
game preview08 October 2019
King's Bounty returns with a full-blown sequel. The series has undergone very clear changes, and had the ability to put them through the paces in a four-hour, hands-on presentation. It's better than we thought.
King's Bounty 2 is a Bold Mix of Poor-man's RPG and Strategy
game preview29 August 2019
Developers from 1C Entertainment apparently took to heart the old truth stating that perfect is the enemy of good, and with the continuation of King's Bounty, they've decided to do everything much worse just in case.
Marvel's Avengers Like the Movies – Accessible, Intense, and... Completely Unremarkable
game preview28 August 2019
I expected Marvel's Avengers to be a decent game, but also one completely devoid of risky creativity and designed to provide simple entertainment for fans of the universe – and a short, hands-on presentation at gamescom confirmed my assumptions.
Cyberpunk 2077 After Three Presentations – Where It Falls Short
game preview21 August 2019
At the Cyberpunk show 2077 in Cologne I saw a devilishly impressive game, but just a game nonetheless. One that can be as delighting, as it can be simply irritating, and even disappointing, given all the hype.