Category Archives: beta

I am no longer fanatical about games

Back in the day I was all in on consuming every last bit of info for an upcoming game. We (bloggers) almost all did it for Warhammer Online, but I’ve done it many times for many titles in the past. … Continue reading

Posted in beta, Crowfall, Fallout 3, Rant, Warhammer Online | 5 Comments

Pillars of Eternity 2 preview

I received a preview copy of Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire through one of my usual sources, so here are some initial thought after about two hours of playtime (oddly Steam only tracked the game the first time I started … Continue reading

Posted in beta, Kickstarter, Random | 7 Comments

Watching Early Access games progress, or not

Following Early Access games, especially smaller indie games, is both fascinating and very frustrating. On the one hand, you get to see a game shape up in almost real-time, as well as see how they are learning and adapting their … Continue reading

Posted in beta, League of Legends, Random, Steam Stuff | 4 Comments

PUBG: If a broken ladder falls in the woods…

Gevlon’s last project in PUBG has come to an end, with a result very similar to his LoL project. He played a huge amount of hours, come up with a pretty terrible plan/strategy, and failed utterly. The main different between … Continue reading

Posted in beta, Blogroll, Random, Rant | 28 Comments

Battle Brothers leaves EA, Wartile is deep in it, and Grim Dawn review update

Three quick items for today. First, Battle Brothers has officially left Early Access and is now released, so we can add one more example to the list of successful uses of EA. I’ve written a ton about the game, and … Continue reading

Posted in beta, Random, Review, Steam Stuff

I just fixed Early Access

I have a massive love/hate relationship with Early Access, but I think I finally cleared the final mental hurdle with it. Two primary issues bother me with EA. The first is when a game drags in EA, either because of … Continue reading

Posted in beta, Rant, Steam Stuff | 4 Comments

I don’t even know what to call you anymore

Gaming terminology and descriptions have always been a little off. Remember when everything had “RPG elements”? Or when everything was an MMO? Or now when even MMOs aren’t called MMOs by publishers? I feel like right now, Early Access, alpha, … Continue reading

Posted in beta, Fallout 3, Patch Notes, Random