admin on Friday 24 May 2013
Although its predecessor introduced millions of gamers to the role-playing genre, “Final Fantasy VIII” was nothing less than a breath of fresh air. It is the first installment that used realistically-proportioned characters. If nothing else, it has a simple and relatively-quick leveling and battle system that allows players to focus on the story at hand.
The game revolves around Squall Leonhart, an elite military cadet who joins his countryâ€™s struggle against the mighty Galbadian military machine. However, Leonhart and his friends discover that the roots of the conflict lead to Ultimecia, a sorceress from the distant future, who More …
admin on Monday 25 March 2013
If you’ve beaten Diablo 3 and don’t think that it was hard enough for you, perhaps you’re ready for what is known as “Hardcore Mode.” This mode is designed for players who want to take the game to the next level. Are you up for the challenge?
Rules of Hardcore Mode
Of course, hardcore mode is very different from the standard form of gameplay. For starters, the creatures and bosses you fight are set at max difficulty, which increases their More …
admin on Sunday 8 July 2012
Diablo 3 has five powerful classes for players to choose. When determining which class to chose, players need to think about the role they want to play in their game.
Barbarians are mighty, sturdy melee fighters. They have strong physical attacks and a great defenses. They are, however, typically weak at using long range attacks.
Demon hunters are quick fighters that use strong ranged attacks. They can set traps on enemies. Players will need to keep demon hunters away from enemies as they do best preparing ranged attacks from afar. More …
admin on Saturday 7 July 2012
One of the best parts about choosing to play a role-playing game is the plot and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings does not disappoint in this department. There are many different paths you can take throughout the game that lead to a variety of endings which means that you can play it over and over again.
This epic story begins with Geralt being questioned in a prison where he tells the story about being wrongly accused of murdering an innocent man. Then he must escape from the prison to find the real assassin. Geralt quickly locates the assassin only to More …
admin on Friday 6 July 2012
Skyrim is the fifth installment in Bethesda’s widely popular Elder Scrolls series. Taking place in the frigid northern lands of Tamriel, Skyrim is the story of a divided people caught up in a much larger struggle for the fate of the world. The epic main storyline, however, is little more than a pretense to allow players to explore a vast and action-packed landscape riddled with hidden delights.
If slaying dragons and waging rebellion against an empire starts to wear a bit thin, Skyrim always presents the option of simply dropping everything and exploring the wilderness around More …
admin on Wednesday 4 July 2012
Since the release of the original Mass Effect project in 2007, fans have been eagerly and patiently waiting for the followup. The innovative style had many game players hooked on the action and role-playing elements. As good as the first title was, many wondered if it could possibly be duplicated or even surpassed with a second installment. Sequels often come with high expectations which almost always end up disappointing many fans when their standards fail to be reached.
On January 26, 2010, Mass Effect 2 was More …
admin on Sunday 1 July 2012
Star Wars: The Old Republic was expected to compete with the more popular games on the MMO genre. Single player Old Republic games had built a great reputation amongst gamers and fans of the Star Wars universe alike. And with Bioware behind the game, everyone had high expectations.
The game has some great and interesting things about it. Voice acted quests, classic Star Wars classes and several worlds to visit. It has a unique crafting system that is almost entirely hands off. But the game seems to lack staying power, there is just not enough to More …