BURIED STARS
How is almost any anime different, whether it's an RPG, a TV series, or a visual novel? Excessive pop-eyed characters, frilly outfits / hairstyles, hints of sexual perversion and, in…

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EPIC CHEF
Cursed old house A guy with a speaking name Smak arrives by ship in the port of the city of Ambrosia. The captain throws him overboard without saying goodbye and…

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THIS IS THE PRESIDENT
Political satire arose, perhaps, simultaneously with the advent of this very policy - anecdotes, jokes and ridicule of the highest leaders of the state have always been popular among the…

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SIFU
Already the first trailers of the action game about the martial arts master Sifu were reminiscent of the previous game of the Sloclap studio. The fighting game Absolver is remembered…

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FIGHTS IN TIGHT SPACES
Secret agent on style It is clear that it should be bright and stylish even externally. In this sense, Fights in Tight Spaces is reminiscent of another tactic - Frozen…

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FATAL FRAME / PROJECT ZERO: MAIDEN OF BLACK WATER

Many devoted PC-boyars have probably heard something about the Japanese horror series Fatal Frame (known in their homeland as Project Zero), which was once almost on an equal footing with Silent Hill. But they couldn’t try it in person. Only now, on the occasion of Halloween and the 20th anniversary of the series, at least some game from this franchise has reached the PC for the first time, namely the fifth Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water. The original was released in 2015 exclusively on Wii U, so the current re-release visited all other key platforms for the first time. Continue reading

SHERLOCK HOLMES: CHAPTER ONE

Brilliant, eccentric and extraordinarily charismatic, Sherlock Holmes is rightfully considered one of the greatest literary heroes of all times and peoples – it is not without reason that every new fictional detective sooner or later begins to be compared with the legendary occupant of 221 Baker Street.

But here’s the paradox: although the character has been with us for more than a hundred years, and even schoolchildren know his adventures by heart, the detective’s early life is still shrouded in a veil of secrecy. What events shaped the image of Holmes? Continue reading

WHY CARD SYSTEMS ENLAVE THE INDUSTRY

Simple and clear
Card games are over 600 years old, collectible games are almost 30 years old. Everyone has ever played cards or at least seen how it is done. Therefore, they understand in advance how all card games work in general. Already from the trailer of some action, it is easy to understand card mechanics: everywhere there are analogues of “provocation”, “poison” or “mana”. Continue reading

TROUBLESHOOTER: WE MISSED
As you know, recently I love anime. And I love turn-based tactics for a very long time. And in such a situation, how could you miss Troubleshooter: Abandoned Children -…

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ELEX II
As I wrote in the first preview, in the sequel to this new old "Gothic" from the "piranhas", we again play as Jax, who, after defeating a huge hybrid robot,…

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HOW GOD OF WAR WORKS ON AVERAGE PC
Testing a new product on the most powerful PC is boring, and in the era of a shortage of video cards, this looks like a mockery, because not everyone can…

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