Tag Archives: survival

Far Cry Primal Reveal Trailer — Don’t Piss Off the Mammoths!

Far Cry loves elephants…and their ancestors.  Far Cry 4 had crazy elephants.  Far Cry Primal has crazy mammoths.  And a saber tooth tiger.  Yep, we’re talking Stone Age. The Far Cry Primal Official trailer has stone, and wood and arrows, too.  None of the firepower we saw in previous Far Crys.  Not too much blowing… Read More »

Hellcrest on Kickstarter — Dirty games need to be funded

I love dirty games. Gods Will be Watching was a dirty game and I loved it. I need more dirty games. And looks like Hellcrest might be the dirtiest of dirty games. You’re trapped. There’s disease. There are brutal thugs, both in uniform and without. Nasty little weapons worse than death. Tragedy of commons. And… Read More »

NightCry Gameplay Trailer (Kickstarter) — Scissors are Scary! (but Rock beats Scissors)

A big dude with a big pair of scissors is killing people. You’re stuck on a cruise ship. What do you do? Rock beats scissors so if I had a rock, I would fight. But I have no rock, so I’m running. And hiding. And I would also take off my high heels, and probably… Read More »

Bitten on Kickstarter — Will this Zombie survival game survive?

Zombie survival games are like cockroaches these days. They keep crawling out. And Kickstarter seems to be that crack behind the fridge where them roaches are breeding. We’ve had Resurrection, Survive the Nights, Zpocalypse and a whole swarm of others. And now, there’s Bitten, which promises to be a “horror survival game with a twist”.… Read More »

Stranded Deep — Real Castaway Survival Game?

The Forest is a solid castaway game. But it’s not a real survival game. True survival is hardcore man-against-nature. Even in war, the real battle is feeding your stomach and keeping your feet dry and your body hydrated. Man-eating natives aside, how difficult is the Forest? It’s about trial and error MacGyver stuff. A beach… Read More »

The Evil Within Gameplay Trailer – Box ’em up!

There’s nothing more horrifying than a blood-covered, axe-wielding butcher with a box on his head named Boxman.  He’s the star of the gameplay trailer for The Evil Within, the new survival-horror by Shinji Mikami (Resident Evil) and Bethesda Softworks, and published by Tango Gameworks. Sebastian Castellanos is a detective.  He goes to a crime scene,… Read More »