Simon Jones

God, games and good times. When not playing videogames, you can find Simon at the D&D table, doing parkour or muay thai, or napping.

Preview: Realm Royale (PC)

By Simon Jones / October 27, 2018 /

Entering the ever expanding ring of battle-royale games, Hi-Rez Studio has released a beta version of their new game, Realm Royale. The game is technically a spinoff of their previous title, Paladins, a first person hero shooter that had the unfortunate luck to be released around the same time as Blizzard’s Overwatch. That seems to…

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Review: The Bard’s Tale IV: Barrow’s Deep (PC)

By Simon Jones / October 25, 2018 /

  Developer: inXile Entertainment Publisher: inXile Entertainment Genre: Adventure, RPG Rating: T for Teen Platforms: PC Price: $34.99 In this classic adventure fantasy, you and your party team up to put an end to the evil of the fanatical Paladins. Adventurers are being hunted down and purged one-by-one. Only you, the brave hero, can bring peace…

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By Simon Jones / September 3, 2018 /

Developer: NVYVE® Studios Publisher: NVYVE® Studios Genre: Action, FPS, Roguelike Platforms: PC Rating: N/A Price: $14.99         In this roguelike FPS, aliens have taken over the world. It is up to you to create the ultimate weapon to stop them. So grab your Starbucks, clock in, and hop into the simulation chamber! There…

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Review: Crashlands (PC)

By Simon Jones / August 9, 2018 /

Developer: Butterscotch Shenanigans Publisher: Butterscotch Shenanigans Genre: Adventure, Action, RPG, Indie Rating: T for Teen Platforms: PC, Android, iOS Price: $14.99 In this crafting survival adventure, you take on the role of a stranded delivery man. Desperate to deliver a package and earn his holiday bonus, he must hone the elements around him to build…

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Overwatch’s Newest Hero: Wrecking Ball

By Simon Jones / July 30, 2018 /

He came in like a wrecking ball. Obvious joke aside, the latest hero introduced in Blizzard’s hero-based FPS, Overwatch, is quite the unconventional surprise. Swinging into battle is the destroyer called Wrecking Ball. The most bizarre aspect of this new character is that it’s a mech piloted by a hyper-intelligent hamster named Hammond. Each hero…

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