4 Hour Review: Skyrim Special Edition

It’s Skyrim.  Lazily remastered.  The environments look nice enough, but the character models are still butt ugly.  Also you can use mods now.  Go play something else, anything else, unless you absolutely must dive back into Skyrim.  BTW: Titanfall 2 is really, really good!

The Backlog: Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider came out last year on PC and Xbox One, I loved the first one but didn’t get around to playing it partially because I wanted to play it on PS4 with all of the DLC.  My determination held out until I found it on Steam for $30 with all of Read More

The Backlog: Mad Max

NOTE: This is the first in an ongoing series exploring Jacen Hardy’s attempt to clear out his massive backlog.  Check these for games that you may have missed and can now pick up for a hefty discount. Mad Max: Fury Road was my favorite movie of 2015 and I left the theater longing for a Read More

4 Hour Review: Forza Horizon 3 (PC)

Wow, a day 1 review on CTG!  This summer, Xbox decided to close down Xbox Fitness and refund all of the money people had put into the game.  My wife and I had tried it when I got my xbox but I sold my Xbox over the summer, so when I got the refund I Read More

4 Hour Review: Deus EX

Deus Ex MΔNKIND DIVIDED (hells yea symbol font for the Δ win!) (ΔΔΔΔΔThe Deus you always wanted to give your ExΔΔΔΔΔ) Warning: Super Long Boot Up Rant So it’s been a while. I dusted off Ye olde Xbox One and when I booted up this bad boy, it had over an hour of downloads and Read More

Editorial: I’m done being a slave to hype

Tonight, I finished my second game this year that the hype machine got me to play.  Firewatch was the first and Inside was the second.  I initially had very little interest in either game, but then they came out and certain sites *cough* IGN *cough* just started raving about them both on their site and Read More

4 Hour Review: Overwatch

I…Can’t…Stop…Playing….

4 Hour Review: Driveclub vs. Forza Horizon 2

When I started this review, it was simply going to be a look at Driveclub, however I realized that the driving style in Driveclub won’t appeal to everyone so I wanted to give you a choice. This 4-hour review will give you a look at a more simulation style game (Driveclub) as well as an Read More

Bioshock Infinite Retropective

WARNING: SPOILERS FOR THE ENTIRE BIOSHOCK SERIES FOLLOW “I can see all the doors, and what’s behind all the doors.”-Elizabeth Wonder, surprise, excitement and vulnerability; that was what I felt years ago when I first booted up the original Bioshock and explored the underwater city of Rapture. I felt this combination of emotions again as Read More