Fantasy settings were really popular with beat ‘em ups in providing plenty of reasons for hack ‘n slash, mass monster mashing. Capcom jumped all over the idea with The King […]
The late eighties and early nineties saw an explosion of AD&D licensed video games as computer game developer, SSI, reaped the benefits via its series of “Gold Box” RPGs. These […]
Magic Sword arrived in arcades in 1990 and parted more than a few brass tokens from my pocket. It is, at its heart, a hack ‘n slashers side-scrolling paradise pitting […]
Just a shout out for Ys: Oath in Felghana, the remake of Ys III for PCs. Awesome import fun!
Conquest shreds the mythology and the movies, but at least the multiplayer works.
Iron Lore was the developer responsible for making Titan Quest, a hack ‘n slash loot quest along the lines of Diablo or Dungeon Siege that I enjoyed quite a bit […]
Played some of the Hellgate: London demo that was released on Thursday. It’s a pretty huge demo, weighing in at 1.5GB of demonslaying and dungeonbusting fun with a tutorial and […]