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The Experiment

The Experiment (Amazon, Mighty Ape) comes from Lexis Numérique, a French developer. The name of the game (used for the US, Aussie, and NZ release) is oddly generic, and I wonder why it was chosen — especially since the original name was “eXperience112”, which has a much more interesting sound to it.

The game itself […]

Summer of Gaming

So, it’s been a couple of months since my last games-related post, and while I know that most likely nobody really cares what I think, I somehow still feel the need to waffle on aimlessly about the games I’ve been playing recently. I knew getting a blog was a bad idea.

First up, once again, […]

Portals of Fun

(This is all spoiler-free, so don’t worry if you haven’t played these yet.)

First off, to follow up on my first Games post: Overlord was lots of fun, and definitely worth playing. I did end up playing through both evil and goodslightly-less-evil paths, and had fun with both (although the evil path seems a little […]

Hospi-fatality

This is a bit of a followup to my last post

Anyway, I was looking around for some videos from Overlord, and discovered that Codemasters were also publishing another game, called Hospital Tycoon.

Now, I tend to stay away from the “Tycoon”-named games (though I loved Transport Tycoon), since most of them seem to […]

It’s good to be bad

I seem to be having a run of “bad guy” games lately 😈

I recently finished playing Jade Empire [though I actually bought it on Steam]. My first playthrough was Open Hand, as usual (I tend to play the good guy first). I’ve just started a new run playing as Closed Fist. Haven’t gotten too […]