The Elder Scrolls Online Facebook Status No Longer Listed as “It’s Complicated”

Are you tired of wandering the harsh landscapes in Skyrim alone? Do you long for a merry dash through Morrowind with your best friends? Is the extant Tamriel better explored in tandem? If you answered yes to all of those questions, then Bethesda has the product for you. It’s called Elder Scrolls Online and it’s going to… Continue reading

Penny Arcade Adventures Episode 3 goes 16-Bit RPG Thanks to Zeboyd

The first two episodes of Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness generated some of the biggest laughs I’ve had with gaming in recent years. Humor is tough to get right in video games, but a game based an a satirical gaming industry-focused comic strip definitely has an advantage. The games themselves are… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Dungeons of Dredmor (Gaming Cynic Edition)

If you’re reading this congratulations, you’ve lived to see another day. This may not seem like a big deal to you, but don’t take for granted for a moment that the cold hands of death could be at your throat at anytime. The world is freaking dangerous and for every good thing that happens, there… Continue reading

The Secret World Shows Off Preorder Package, Beta Access and Angry Pets

If you’re the type with money to burn and also happen to be anxiously awaiting the release of The Secret World, I have some fun and exciting news for you….it’s time to preorder! By giving Funcom your money up front, you not only can show others your blind admiration to the spooky and mysterious game but also get some… Continue reading

Mass Effect 3: The Reviewcast – The Cursed Checkpoint #112

Not content with just a singular review of Mass Effect 3 on Brandon, Justin and Aaron take time to reflect on their own space adventures and decide if Mass Effect 3 is a must play or nice-to-play game. The Cursed Checkpoint is a topical video game podcast focused on discussions and interviews about a… Continue reading

Warhammer 40K: Dark Millenium won’t go MMO

Despite the insane possibilities that a Warhammer 40k MMO could bring to the battle hardened fans of that ever battling universe, THQ has decided to take Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millenium in a different direction. The game isn’t cancelled, instead “refocused” and will concentrate on giving players an “immersive single player and online multiplayer experience blah blah blah blah blah”. Basically, it’s… Continue reading

Legend of Grimrock Opens Its Dungeons on April 11th

Finnish indie developer Almost Human’s throwback RPG Legend of Grimrock has a release date, shiny new trailer and a pre-order discount: Fans of Dungeon Master and Eye of the Beholder, mark April 11th down as a sick day. Legend of Grimrock looks like a proper modern RPG from the screenshots, but when you see it in action… Continue reading

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Reflex Review – The Cursed Checkpoint #109

Justin, Cole and Aaron report back about their ongoing adventures in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. They try their best to avoid puns about fate in regards to making recommendations on who may or may not enjoy the game. Will their loot lust win out? The Cursed Checkpoint is a topical video game podcast focused on… Continue reading

Gaming Crushes: To My Dearest Loves

I’m a gamer. Therefore, I’m an adventurer at heart and cannot be tied down to any one game – or love interest. During my travels to various exotic worlds and stories, I often found myself romantically involved with a partner which, at the time, was often a beautiful relationship, but was never destined to last… Continue reading