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Oh MAN 2015 was a helluva year for games, wasn’t it? Although, it makes a decent amount of sense when you think about it: it’s been two years since the newest generation of consoles came out, and now that developers have had enough time to properly get used to the new hardware, we’re now out of the grey zone that gave…
In cases when asked to compare two very similar games, (especially when both of them are very good games right off the bat), it can feel like you’re being forced to pick between your own children. There usually isn’t a “right” answer, and even if you do choose one over the other(s), it just feels wrong since it’s a…
How do you feel about finger guns? Precocious robot companions? How about hijinks? You feel warmly toward all of the above, you say? Okay good, good. Then strap in, friend-o, because I’d like to talk to you about Tales from the Borderlands.
Telltale Games' grasp has reached the Game of Thrones universe. Is it a match made in heaven, or does Telltale need to revitalize its storytelling before jumping into Westeros?
Gearbox's Borderlands always revels in references—namely spaghetti westerns—but Telltale's spin on the series takes advantage of the throwaway gags to help craft a tighter narrative. Spoilers for Tales from the Borderlands Episode 1: ZerO Sum and Borderlands 2.
At SXSW, myself and a legion of gamers joined Telltale and Gearbox for a nice panel discussion about their new game Tales from the Borderlands. Here's what's in store the franchise: