The Best and the Worst of 2017

by on December 30, 2017

I’m still not sure how I feel about the gaming year 2017. I was prepared to write a full speech about how much bullshit and disappointment we had to face. But when I drew the line and looked past the marketing schemes, the lies and all the controversies, 2017 wasn’t all that bad.

Game of the Year 2017!

by on December 30, 2017

In retrospective, 2017 clearly wasn’t a bad year. The action genre was strongly represented with amazing indie title like Cuphead and Hollow Knight, while Resident Evil 7 reminded us that there is still hope in AAA gaming. The blend of adventure and storytelling brought us the fantastic experience that was What Remain of Edith Finch. […]

The Best Audio in 2017

by on December 30, 2017

In a department where the bar was set pretty high by many games yet many more managed to reach it, the difference is usually made by the impact which is pretty much a subjective factor. The year 2017 had plenty of games with quality audio design, good voice acting and impressive musical scores.

The Best Strategy in 2017

by on December 30, 2017

I have to say that 2017 wasn’t a bad year for strategy games despite the fact that the highly anticipated Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III didn’t connect at all with its audience. AMPLITUDE Studios made a comeback with Endless Space 2 and while the launch was a bit rocky, the developer’s dedication proved that […]

The Best Shooter in 2017

by on December 30, 2017

The year 2016 has some nice memories, DOOM and Titanfall 2 provided some of the best singleplayer campaigns we had seen in years having spectacular but opposite approaches. However, 2017 didn’t live up to the expectations set by the previous year. Prey did experiment with some interesting gameplay mechanics inspired by System Shock and Deus […]