Through the thorns to the Monolith. How the legendary S. T. A. L. K. E. R. series was created.
While waiting for the second part, we remember how the iconic franchise was born For many people, S. T. A. L. K. E. R. is more than a game. More…

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Behind enemy lines. Broken Lines Review
The last attempt before Broken Lines to conquer PC gamers was Tales of the Void-a tactical strategy about a submarine lost in the depths of the sea during the First…

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How game trailer editors trick you
Ten examples of mediocrity masked by a spectacular presentation It has long been known that the purpose of an ad is to attract as large an audience as possible to…

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Monthly Archives: December 2019

Gopro HERO8 Black review: the new benchmark for action cameras?

Testing a new camera and comparing it with the previous version
In 2019, GoPro has updated their flagship devices by releasing the eighth generation of the HERO cameras. We have studied the device, so we are ready to tell you how the new product differs from the previous version.

Old design with new features
Externally, the camera has not changed much: at first glance, you can not guess that you are looking at an updated model. But on closer examination, it becomes clear that the gadget has received several important features. Continue reading

The RPG genre is experiencing a new Golden age

I wonder where those daredevils who proudly declared the death of role-playing games as a pure genre are now? They said that modern gamers do not have time to understand the complex system of pumping and read large texts, no matter how amazing they were written. Like, the old men who knew how much, were transferred, and the industry did not bring up new heroes. I don’t know what these people are feeling right now, but traditional large-scale RPGs with a focus on narrative definitely feel great.

One of the pioneers of this Golden age were industry veterans from Obsidian, who proved that isometric RPGs of the old school are the most alive in the dilogy of Pillars of Eternity and Tyranny. Continue reading

Best action games of 2020
Games of the most popular genre will unfold to the fullest Next year will be marked by the transition from the current generation of consoles to the next, so most…

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"IPhone" from the world of gaming headsets. SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless Review
We understand whether these wireless headphones are worth their considerable money SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless is one of the most expensive wireless gaming headsets. Is it worth the money and…

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Ten crazy secrets on game covers that you didn't notice
Developers hide different things - from funny Easter eggs to direct insults to fans Catchy art on the cover is a guarantee that the gamer will pay attention to the…

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How game developers communicate with fans in social networks
Trolling against officialdom: laughing with funny tweets and facepalm with bad ones The bread and butter of any project is its audience. And the most important means of communication with…

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"Alice, give me the sound." Review Of "Yandex.Mini Stations»
The old column is better than the new two. Or not? In October 2019, Yandex unexpectedly introduced a new mini-version of the smart column with the voice assistant "Alice". The…

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