Author Archives: Alex Park

The Walking Dead: A New Frontier — Fresh Blood or Old Jerky?

The Walking Dead fans of any medium fully understand the underlying theme: the living are as messed up as the un-living.  Actually, they’re more messed up. We have a new Telltale TWD and once again, we ask ourselves, “Can the living be trusted”? The Walking Dead: A New Frontier will be out on February 28th… Read More »

Legrand Legacy Tale of the Fatebounds — Good Old RPG New Again

New Gen technology doesn’t always mean better games.  It’s like movies.  Newer ones will have better FX, but good movies will always be good, no matter how old.  I’m talking Casablanca or Star Wars: A New Hope. In gaming, the classics are fun regardless of the advancements in technology.  Super Mario 64, Heroes of Might… Read More »

Fire Emblem Heroes Review — Squishy Characters Good, Daily Downloads Bad

Game Experience: Medium Game Value: Medium Total Score: 67 out of 100 Quiche’s Recommendation: Figure out the download issue and this will be 100 out of 100. The Fire Emblem mobile spin-off is a good addictive game…once you get past the ritual of daily downloads. Intelligent Systems and Nintendo teamed up for this highly engaging… Read More »

VR Golf Online Launches on Steam! — Time to hit the (virtual) green

Dying to hit the green, drive some balls, sink ’em in them cup… But can’t? Yep, work, kids, wife, chores…ah, life ain’t golf-friendly. Luckily, now we can golf-up in Virtual Reality with VR Golf Online.  Unfortunately, you’ll have to wear big goggles and you won’t feel the warmth of the sun and smell of fresh… Read More »

Candleman on Xbox One — To shine, you die

It ain’t easy being a candle. To keep the fire going, you have to die a little until there’s nothing of you left.  No fire, then cold and darkness.  Lose, lose. But not if you’re Candleman, the title character of the new Xbox platformer from indie Chinese developer Spotlighter. The rules of Candleman are intriguing. … Read More »

Hyper Universe — Side-scrolling MOBA. It’s cool, there’s a giant Snowman

Side-scrollers are cool.  Side-scrolling MOBAs have got to be intense.  Hyper Universe is coming and looks to be a good one.  How do I know?  It has a huge Frosty the Snowman, among other quirky weirdness. Check it out: Shaking up the MOBA genre with a unique new twist, Nexon America today announced it will… Read More »

The Videokid — Skating, butt-huggers, mousse…do I really wanna go back to the ’80s? Oh, yes I do!

If you really need more ’80s nostalgia, here’s The Videokid.  Yes, the The proves it’s The Videokid and not some imitation.  Pixel Trip Studios’s retro-ish romp through radical-ville is a scrolling skating game for points and big-bang glory.  Need I say more? Okay, Pixel Trip Studios is British, but people drive on the right side… Read More »

Gamevice Controller — God’s Gift to Gamers

Gaming on phones isn’t exactly ergonomical.  Quite painful sometimes.  But we gamers must game.  Sore shoulders and stiff wrists are the price we pay. Luckily, there’s the Gamevice Controller. Portable, light, fits right where it should be.  No protruding Xbox-esqe controller.  It’s natural, organic and works like the real thing. Been solid on iPhone 6. … Read More »