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In The Lab with Disco Pixel’s Trevor Stricker

In The Lab with Disco Pixel’s Trevor Stricker

Jun 7, 2013

The next time you’re at a gaming convention being wrangled into line like cattle by glorified interns just to see the next big AAA franchise installment trailer that everybody else has already seen on YouTube, consider the indie games. It is no secret that we here over yonder at Geekenstein love the indie games. Not only are they more fun, creative and...

Lonely Gods Episode 11: The Romans

Lonely Gods Episode 11: The Romans

Jun 7, 2013

The TARDIS crew has spent over a month lounging around in an ancient Roman villa. The Doctor and Vicki travel to Rome and get swept up in the madness of Emperor Nero, while Ian and Barbara are taken by slave traders. Can David and Kate withstand the annoyance of fat, hyperactive actors in...

In the Lab with Shobu Games’ Chase LaCas

In the Lab with Shobu Games’ Chase LaCas

Jun 7, 2013

Fearless Night is shaping up to be another slickly-animated 2D fighting game in the same vein as Skullgirls or BlazBlue. While only one character was on display and not all of her frames were completed, the combo system was robust enough and the gameplay had a fast frenetic feel familiar to the genre. The developers are shooting for somewhere in the...

Why Xbox One Might Not Be the Worst Console Ever

Why Xbox One Might Not Be the Worst Console Ever

Jun 7, 2013

In light of Microsoft’s recent reveal of Xbox ONE, and the hate that it stirred up on the internet, Sony has officially stated that they will not have compulsory DRM on PS4. Publishers will be free to use their own proprietary DRM (just like they do now), which of course made the Xbox ONE look even more like hot street trash to any consumer. But is Microsoft...