Previews/Demos Archive

  • I haven’t played an MMO in a long time. I started out with World of Warcraft, which led me to write a three-part feature on gaming addiction. Then I kind […]

    First Impressions: Rift

    I haven’t played an MMO in a long time. I started out with World of Warcraft, which led me to write a three-part feature on gaming addiction. Then I kind […]

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  • This past Saturday, I got a chance to sit down and play some matches in Atlus’s upcoming Persona 4 Arena fighting game. The game is developed by Arc System Works […]

    First Impressions: Persona 4 Arena

    This past Saturday, I got a chance to sit down and play some matches in Atlus’s upcoming Persona 4 Arena fighting game. The game is developed by Arc System Works […]

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  • There’s something intrinsically addicting about killing monsters and collecting loot. Torchlight provided plenty of that, and, judging from the beta, its sequel is shaping up to provide even more. It […]

    Beta Impressions: Torchlight II

    There’s something intrinsically addicting about killing monsters and collecting loot. Torchlight provided plenty of that, and, judging from the beta, its sequel is shaping up to provide even more. It […]

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  • A few livestreams ago, Chris played Rayman Origins on the PS3, which we all thoroughly enjoyed, even if Chris did die a lot. Today, I got an email saying that […]

    Demo Impressions: Rayman Origins (3DS)

    A few livestreams ago, Chris played Rayman Origins on the PS3, which we all thoroughly enjoyed, even if Chris did die a lot. Today, I got an email saying that […]

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  • I hadn’t even heard of Dragon’s Dogma until a friend of mine mentioned he’d really enjoyed the demo. I didn’t have anything to do at the time, so I downloaded […]

    Demo Impressions: Dragon’s Dogma

    I hadn’t even heard of Dragon’s Dogma until a friend of mine mentioned he’d really enjoyed the demo. I didn’t have anything to do at the time, so I downloaded […]

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  • Preview: Warlock: Master of the Arcane

    Warlock: Master of the Arcane Systems: PC (Previewed) System Specs: AMD Athlon II X4 640 3Ghz, 8GB DDR3 RAM, ATI HD5770, Windows 7 64bit Developer: Ino-Co Plus Publisher: Paradox Interactive […]

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  • Demo Impressions: Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games

    Recently, I downloaded the demo of Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games from the Nintendo eShop. My motivation was boredom more than anything; I’ve never played any […]

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  • Preview: King Arthur II: The Role-Playing Wargame

    King Arthur II: The Role-Playing Wargame Systems: PC (Previewed) System Specs: Intel i7 950, Corsair Dominator 6 GB 1600 XMP, Asus P6X58D Premium, Evga GTX580 FTW Hydro Copper 2 x2 […]

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  • Demo Impressions: Catherine

    Block puzzles, dating sims, horror elements – not really things one would associate together when thinking of them. I have a taste for quirky Japanese games and anything with horror […]

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