1000 copies and a new manuscript.

So it’s been two years since I self published Every One Fight, Bold Curves, A Thief at the Gala and Sector Bomb. How have my books fared? Not too badly. Between them all, just short of 1000 copies have moved across the digital storefronts through which Smashwords distributes my works. I probably avoided looking at…

6 Free Games from Sega

Make Love Not War features 6 top-rated titles on Steam! Hop on over now and click “Install Games” to add the lot to your account! Included are: Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit Hell Yeah! Virtual Rabbit Missions (DLC) Hell Yeah! Pimp My Rabbit (DLC) Jet Set Radio Sega Classics: Golden Axe, Dr. Robotnik’s…

Audiosurf 2 – “Width of a Pixel”

Vitals Developed/Published by: Dylan Fitterer Platform: Windows, Linux, Mac Available via: Steam ($16.99) -|- Direct from Publisher ($14.99 USD) Consider also: Audiosurf ($10 CDN) We’ve been down this road before, but it was bumpier, a little jittery, and underpowered. Acceleration was poor and the brakes squealed, but it was our first ride. We’d paid for…

Shadow of Mordor, An Impression

It’s 11:45pm, and I’m determined to try on the murder suit. Is it a murder suit? I’m sure my machine is going to curse at me. I haven’t run anything this demanding since, well, ever. So I launch it. You know, click “Play” on Steam.

Chroma Squad – “Little, Pixely, Fun”

Vitals Published/Developed by Behold Studios Platform(s): Windows, Linux & Mac. To Be Announced for XBox One, Playstation 3/4 and Vita Steam for $14.99 CDN -|- GOG.com for $14.99 USD (DRM Free) Consider also: Chroma Squad Soundtrack on Steam or Bandcamp Power Rangers, Saban’s imitation of the sentai hero genre in Japan, is a formative experience…

Gaining Experience: The Pursuit

PC gamers have it rough. Not only must we build and maintain our hardware, cover all of the associated costs of ownership, we’ve got to wade through what is – in 2015-16 – an endless sea of game bundles, remakes and remasters, demakes and community made mods. Sometimes the game we want isn’t even on…

Bundled Expectations

Before we press on, the bundle dealer list is at the bottom of the page, so if you’re in a hurry, click to skip right to the dealer list. Humble Bundle, Indie Gala, Indie Royale, Bundle Stars and more. Choose what you pay bundles have become a go-to for budget gamers to fill out their…

The Swapper – “Illumination by Imitation”

Vitals Published/Developed by Facepalm Games – Link Platform(s): XBox 360, Playstation 3/4/Vita and PC (Windows) Retails via Digital Download Retails via: Steam ($14.99 CDN) -|- Direct from Developer $14.99 (CDN) -|- GOG.com for $14.99 -|- XBox Marketplace for $14.99 Playstation Network for $14.99 – Search Results I crept more than jumped at the chance to…

Guacamelee – “Flex and Focus”

Vitals Published/Developed by Drinkbox Studios Platform(s): XBox 360, Playstation 3/4 and Vita, Windows, Linux & Mac Retails via Digital Download and Your Local Gaming Retailer Developer for $14.99 (Gold Edition) Steam for $14.99 (Gold Edition) or $14.99 (Super Turbo Championship Edition) GOG.com for $14.99 (STCE) -|- XBox Marketplace for $14.99 (STCE) Playstation Network for $14.99…

Audiosurf – “Freedom from Everything”

Vitals Published/Developed by Dylan Fitterer Platform: (PC) Windows Retails via Digital Download Developer’s Site for $9.99 (USD) -|- Steam for $10.99 (CDN) Consider also: Audiosurf 2 (my review) for $16.99 CDN via Steam or Direct for $14.99 USD This heavily stylized ride puts you on an electronic superhighway generated by any piece of music you…