Excerpt: Truth be told, Guns of Icarus has been sitting in my Steam Library since Christmas. I received it as part of the Indie Flight Pack and never did get around to playing it. When we were asked to review it...
Pros: + Innovative combination of tower defense and shmup
Cons: Bland visuals, Nearly impossible to enjoy alone, Crushing difficulty that doesn't feel fair
Excerpt: Close your eyes and imagine a steampunk future in which giant airships roam the skies and old cannons lie rusting in abandoned settlements awash with light. Now open them and take in the hard truth: You've already imagined something more spectacular than Guns of Icarus can offer. This third-person action game's midbattle story panels may hint at such a time and place, but the game itself is a one-note diversion that tips its full hand within minutes of starting your...
Pros: Four-player co-op can be fun, Nice soundtrack
Cons: Insanely overpriced, Isn't much fun on your own, Shallow gameplay barely evolves
Excerpt: You know how we love Far Cry 2 , and will use basically any excuse to talk about it? Well, bad news – this is one of those excuses. There’s an amazing bit in Far Cry 2 , see, where you’re on a boat, and have to defend it from enemies as it makes its way to your destination. Enemies appear on either side of the river, and you have to quickly sprint around, manning gun-turrets placed around the boat in order to take them out.