Author Archives: SynCaine

About SynCaine

Former hardcore raider turned casual gamer.

Pathfinder: Kingmaker review

I picked up Pathfinder: Kingmaker during the Steam summer sale, after having the game on my wishlist for a while. When it originally came out, I figured the game was a second tier “Baldurs Gate-like” game compared to games like … Continue reading

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LoL: Teamfight Tactics is my new addiction

Riot recently released their version of an auto-battler game (the genre I believe started somewhat recently as a mod for DOTA2, called Autochess), and I have been playing it like crazy. It incredibly addicting, even in its early, still flawed … Continue reading

Posted in Combat Systems, League of Legends, Review

CoC: Thoughts on the new Legends league system

In Clash of Clans, how matchmaking works in Legend league (5000+ trophies) has been reworked. The reason for the rework was that matchmaking was taking a very, very long time (10+ min) to find a base for you to attack, … Continue reading

Posted in Clash of Clans, Combat Systems

Fallout 76 is dead

Fallout76 was free last week, so I took it for a spin. It was exactly what I thought it would be (I played for all of about 30 minutes, so this is a really in-depth review!) The big problem, one … Continue reading

Posted in Fallout 3, Rant, Review | 14 Comments

News review from E3 2019

Lots of news coming out of E3, so let’s talk about some of it. First up, Cyberpunk 2077 has Keanu in it, and is coming in 10 months. That’s doubly awesome. The game itself looks almost too good to be … Continue reading

Posted in Mass Media, Random, The Witcher | 3 Comments

Baldur’s Gate 3 announced, might be out in November?

Larian Studios, the people behind Divinity: Original Sin, have announced they are working on Baldur’s Gate 3, which will also be on Google’s Stadia streaming platform (a platform I have zero interest in). BG3 might also be a launch title, … Continue reading

Posted in Mass Media, Random

What I’m playing, May 31st 2019

Gaming update time. First up I finally hit Gold in League of Legends. It took a lot longer than I expected (170 games), in some parts because I derped around on different champions for a while until I ‘got serious’ … Continue reading

Posted in Civilization Series, League of Legends, PUBG, Random, Site update | 4 Comments