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Initial Impressions – Resident Evil 7: Biohazard

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard (furthermore being referred to as RE7 within this post) is the newest addition to the long-standing Resident Evil video game series. This title, however, is going back to the series’ roots by bringing back true survival-horror and doing away with what many considered to be an action-horror focus (emphasis on “action”),…

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Initial Impressions – Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided was recently released by Square Enix and Eidos Montreal as a sequel to Deus Ex: Human Revolution. The games are cyberpunk-themed action-RPG’s with a pretty heavy stealth influence/presence and feature the same protagonist, Adam Jensen. Mankind Divided takes place two years after the events of Human Revolution and continues the general…

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Initial Impressions – The Division

The Division is a third-person shooter with role playing elements that takes place in a dystopian version of New York City. After a severe biological terrorist attack which created a smallpox pandemic, a specialized group of agents known as “The Division” is sent in to combat criminal activity, rebuild the Division’s base of operations and…

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Initial Impressions – SOMA

SOMA is a sci-fi horror game developed by Frictional Games, the studio behind Amnesia: The Dark Descent. SOMA is described as “an unsettling story about identity, consciousness, and what it means to be human” on its website, which also gives a brief description of what players should expect from the game: The radio is dead,…

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Initial Impressions – Dying Light

Dying Light is a first-person, zombie themed action-RPG/survival horror game which was developed by Techland (the studio behind the Dead Island franchise) and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. It was released on January 27, 2015 and is only available on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC – making it one of the few…