Far Cry: New Dawn Review

Like previous entries to the franchise, Far Cry: New Dawn is a spin off sequel to Far Cry 5 that is set in the same but stripped down version of it’s bigger brothers map and a different time period, although this time around Ubisoft opted to tie up the story of 5 instead of going for a new one. GAMEPLAY AND STORY Set 17 years later in a post-apocalyptic world after the nuclear catastrophe of the previous game, you are once again a silent protagonist who is the head of security for…

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Review

Red Dead Redemption 2 is the most impressive mixture of deep gameplay mechanics, stellar story telling and gorgeous visuals that I have seen in recent gaming history. GAMEPLAY AND STORY Following the story of Arthur Morgan and the van der Linde gang, Red Dead Redemption 2 serves as a prequel to the original Red Dead Redemption.  The mission structure in this game follows heavily in the steps of Rockstar’s previous games, there are action-packed gunfights, long drawn out chases, multi-tiered heists that are executed with a degree of perfection that…

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Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Review

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey is a massive game. Set during the historical Peloponnesian war that was fought by the Delian League led by Athens against the Peloponnesian League led by Sparta, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey drops you right in the middle of the theatre of war as a “misthios” which is basically greek for mercenary. You start off Odyssey with a choice, choosing to play as the male Alexios or the female Kassandra. Female protagonists are nothing new in the series, from Aveline to Evie Frye, and multiple protagonists have also been…

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Shadow of The Tomb Raider Review

Shadow of The Tomb Raider is the final chapter in the Tomb Raider reboot trilogy and it’s the biggest and most ambitious entry yet. Shadow of The Tomb Raider sees our heroine Lara Croft out on a mission to stop the apocalypse while fighting off The Trinity, Wild Life and more sinister creatures. Gameplay Shadow shares a lot of its core gameplay features from its predecessors while having slightly tweaked out mechanics and some new interesting additions like the ability to rappel and detailed underwater sequences. There’s plenty of Tomb…

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First Impression : Arena of Valor

Arena of Valor First Impression and My First MOBA While I’ve been enjoying every minute of my Arena of Valor experience at the moment, this wasn’t always the case. Initially, I lost almost every game I played till I was just about ready to throw in the towel and stop trying. The strange part was that I was perfectly capable of developing my own hero and building items. I would even have a few kills by the mid-game, but then we’d lose in spectacular fashion. This happened over and over…

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Far Cry 5 Review

AT A GLANCE Title: Far Cry 5 Genre: Action, Adventure Developer: Ubisoft Publisher: Ubisoft Release Date: 27 March 2018 Platforms : PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One Far Cry 5 is the latest entry in the long running first-person open world franchise from Ubisoft. Pitting the unnamed player in the hearts of Montana in the US of A against a crazed religious cult led by Joseph Seed AKA The Father, Far Cry 5 marks a radical departure from the previous installments with a number of positive changes and refinements to its core gameplay. Gameplay…

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Monster Hunter: World Review

AT A GLANCE Title: Monster Hunter: World Genre: RPG, Action, Adventure Developer: Capcom Publisher: Capcom Release Date: 26 January 2018 Platforms : PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One Monster Hunter: World is the latest game in the franchise, where you hunt monsters across various landscapes and gather materials to upgrade your gear so you can hunt even bigger monsters. Monster Hunter: World brings new features and monsters to the table and revamps the existing core gameplay into something that is more accessible for newcomers and still offers a deep and challenging experience for series veterans. Gameplay…

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Call of Duty : WWII – A TechArx Review

AT A GLANCE Title: Call of Duty : WWII Genre: FPS, Action Developer: Sledgehammer Games Publisher: Activision Release Date: 3rd November 2017 Platforms : PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One Call of Duty : WWII is a first-person shooter video game developed by Sledgehammer Games and published by Activision. It is the fourteenth main instalment in the Call of Duty series and was released worldwide on November 3, 2017, for Microsoft Windows and the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles. It is the first title in the series to be set primarily during World…

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Assassin’s Creed Origins Review

AT A GLANCE Title: Assassin’s Creed Origins Genre: RPG, Action, Adventure Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Publisher: Ubisoft Release Date: 27th October 2017 Platforms : PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One After skipping a year, Assassin’s Creed returns to us on the next-gen platforms and PC. Assassin’s Creed Origins is the latest in the franchise and takes us to ancient Egypt, where we control Bayek a Medjay – a sort of elite police force. Does Origins deliver? Does it manage to topple the high standards that were set by the games like Rogue and Assassin’s Creed II…

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