Archive for June, 2014

Steam Summer Sale Kicks Off!

Jun 19, 2014 No Comments by

As predicted, the annual Steam Summer Sale has began. Running June 19-30, every Steam user has three weeks in which to wire their life’s savings to Valve.

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Steam Summer Sale reportedly to run June 19th-30th

Jun 11, 2014 No Comments by

Online payment system Paysafe has leaked the Steam Summer Sale’s duration on their site: June 19th to June 30th. A couple days ago, some Steam users reported finding “mysterious trading cards” among their other drops. Last year’s summer sale was accompanied with trading cards and badges as well, which also arrived roughly a week before the […]

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Excellence in Sound Design, Part 1: Cha-Ching

Jun 11, 2014 No Comments by

Excellence in Sound Design is a small series looking to recognize one of the most overlooked parts of games. From shotguns to soundtracks, we’ll be taking a look at some of gaming’s most deserving sounds.

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The Mindset of Teaching Games: Ego Vs. Learning

Jun 06, 2014 No Comments

“C’mon, help me out over here!” I’d imagined co-op play in Quake 2 to be a lot more, well, fun, but somewhere along the way, it turned into a game of yelling, cat-herding, and looking over at each other’s screen, with a super shotgun in there somewhere.

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First Look: 0RBITALIS

Jun 01, 2014 No Comments

After slamming my satellite into the sun a couple times, I was pleasantly surprised to see it graze the hexagonal star’s rim and sail back around, swing between a few passing asteroids, and subsequently back into the sun – this time, from a different angle.

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