Tag Archives: These Games

Company of Heroes

Craig: So, because we are so god damn on trend again we’ve been playing Company of Heroes, which is what, 2 years old now? Paul: Something like that. But with sales and stuff on recently, these games get refreshed in our collective consciousness. So… we’re justified in our unforgivable finger-off-the-pulseness. Craig: Yeah but I’ve had this in a boxed copy for…years. And on steam since Christmas. Ed: It’s actually 4 years old. Current! Craig: 4 years? Fucking Christ. That’s yet another game of 2006 then, which was the best year ever for games. But anyway. Paul: So, why are we…

Review: Chains

Chains is a match three style game where you make ‘chains’ (Hah! See what they did there?) with various little coloured bubbles. As is traditional you need to line up three bubbles of the same colour and pop them, but the two things that make it stand out are what mostĀ  of the plenty saturated “match three” market miss: physics and variety. The physics implementation is simple; as opposed to there being a grid for the bubbles to fall into and lock into placeĀ  everything can just go wherever it falls, and it makes you wonder why it’s not a…