When Lusipurr changes around the audio capabilities of the podcast, he forgets to rebalance the recording. The result is an ear-shattering trip through the news only made bearable after heavy application of Dynamic Range Compression. Technology ahoy!
Bup’s back with a few more amazing (horrible) looking Steam Greenlight games! Will he find a diamond in the rough? Heck no, Aladdin!
Mel reexamines the world of Early Access games this week with a much more critical, and so a much more cynical, eye. This industry, like any other, is plagued by opportunists willing to drown a good idea and Early Access is only the latest victim.
Imitanis lives in Brighton. The town is hosting the largest European gathering of games developers, and Imitanis is here to bring the Lusipurr.com community the latest information from the event.
Ethos played a very good side-scrolling game and a very disappointing side-scrolling game in an attempt to collect stories for this week’s Editorial Miscellany. Spoilers, but Shovel Knight is the good game. And Valiant Hearts is the disappointing one.
In a meandering ramble through a veritable cornucopia of disparate topics, including a repeated reading of the MCC vs. RoW Cricket scores, Lusipurr attempts to Make Bup Pay Up with the assistance of Ethos, Blitzmage, Imitanis, Mel, Iliya, Sabin, and Paws.
Crytek ist sehr kaput, Nintendo has had a break with reality, and EA have started charging for demos in the news of the week!
Out of all the tools at the disposal of developers, atmosphere seems to be woefully underutilized while amazing graphics are becoming more commonplace. Perhaps some explanation is required to find out exactly what atmosphere is.
Mel takes a long hard look at the game controllers on offer this generation and weighs them against each other as well as their previous iterations. Which of the current options did he like best and why? Click through for the thrilling conclusion!
Roguelike, or roguelike-like. Whatever side of the fence a gamer may fall on, will Shattered Planet hold the secret to enthrall them for hours? Read on to find out!