PAX East 2022 – Day One

PAX East is back and on the first day there were new logistics and vaccine checks but also great games like Dolmen, The Last Oricru and Rusted Moss

Videogame Review: Phoenix Point: Behemoth Edition

Released initially on PC via early Access, Phoenix Point is a strategy game designed by Julian Gollop, creator of the X-Com series, via the studio Snapshot Games, in partnership with Prime Matter. It had a successful launch with many expansions added as the game matured. Now the team has moved the strategy game to consoles, …

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PAX Online East – The Experience

During this long journey throughout the Pandemic throngs of gamers ached for a return to conferences in one form or another. Lat year as a replacement to PAX West the very first PAX Online was held. I noted that the schedule was a little long and the sheer amount of content was daunting. This year …

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Videogame Preview: Pathfinder: Wraith of the Righteous Beta

I had the opportunity to check out a Beta reveal presentation about Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous and I remember thinking how ambitious this game seemed as the developer outlined all it had to offer.  Once I had a chance to play the Beta I could see how developer Owlcat is brilliantly implementing a multitude …

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Videogame Review: Returnal

She slowly wakes up, seemingly thrown from her crashed ship, the Helios she remembers as the fog slowly lifts from her memories.  Good I have my sidearm this time. ‘Wait’, she thinks, ‘This time?’ The memories are scattered and disjointed but she remembers doing this over and over again. ‘Is this my third time?’ she …

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ReedPop and Penny Arcade Statement on PAX East 2021, PAX Online

Well this was inevitable - but still sad to see - this will be the first PAX East I miss since it's inception - I will definitely be at PAX Online as I had fun the first go around, but definitely not the same at all.  From ReedPop and PAX: In light of ongoing public …

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The Games of PAX Online – Cris Tales and Uragun

Post was missed back when I was doing PAX Online coverage - but wanted to post it anyway - enjoy! As I continued to dig through the many demos available at PAX Online I was struck by how different this experience is at home than in person. On the show floor I can watch the …

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