Rapture’s collapsing ideological dystopia provides a consistently-engaging backbone for this narrative-focused first person shooter.
Game: The Outer WorldsMade by: Obsidian EntertainmentPublished by: Private DivisionAvailable on: Playstation 4, Windows, Xbox One A limited-length RPG set in the caustically-corporate Halcyon system, The Outer Worlds aims to be Obsidian’s spiritual successor to Fallout: New Vegas.
Game: Far Cry 5 Made by: Ubisoft Montreal Published by: Ubisoft Available for: PC, Playstation 4, Xbox One Far Cry 5 applies Ubisoft’s familiar Far Cry formula to a cult-run corner of America, and while the game retains its entertaining gunplay and atmosphere, its unpolished story and overreliance on unnecessary narrative elements bog down the […]
Game: Fallout 4 Made by: Bethesda Softworks Published by: Bethesda Softworks Available on: PC, Playstation 4, Xbox One Fallout 4 was the game I was most excited for in 2015, and it wouldn’t be incorrect to suggest it was the game I was most excited for for several years leading up to that point. Fallout […]
Game: Fallout: New Vegas Made by: Obsidian Published by: Bethesda Softworks Available on: PC, Mac, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 Fallout: New Vegas is one of my favorite RPGs of all time. A follow-up to Bethesda’s Fallout 3, New Vegas brings back a number of writers and developers from the original Fallout games and offers them […]
Game: Wolfenstein: The New Order Made by: Machine Games Published by: Bethesda Softworks Available on: PC, Playstation 3, Playstation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One I bought Wolfenstein during a Steam Sale in 2014 looking for a gripping single-player shooting experience. I played the first few levels and enjoyed them, but time took me away. This […]