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PC

Code: To Jin Yong Turns Martial Arts Literature Into An

During its annual Spark 2022 conference, Tencent Games unveiled Code: To Jin Yong, a new open-world action title steeped in wuxia literature and created in Unreal Engine 5. The upcoming game comes from LightSpeed Studio, a Chinese team most notable for developing Apex Legends Mobile and PUBG Mobile. Code: To Jin Yong is an adaptation of […]Read More

PC

Nethack is now in the Museum of Modern Art

Nethack is one of the great (and ongoing) gaming projects. It first appeared in 1987 as a fork of a 1982 title, Hack, created by Mike Stephenson, Izchak Miller and Janet Walz. The game operated on an open source principle, where anyone was free to create their own version, but only the members of the […]Read More

PC

Blade Runner Enhanced Edition is a disaster, not a remaster

Nightdive didn't have access to the source code, which delayed the remaster while the team reverse-engineered the original. This massively limited what Nightdive could do, but not doing anything would have been better than what we've ended up with. Artistic intent has been completely overlooked, which does a huge amount of damage and undermines every […]Read More

PC

The Japanese PC that ran the original Metal Gear is

It was always an underdog, but beloved in its day. The co-founder of ASCII corporation is the extraordinarily accomplished engineer Kazuhiko Nishi, who as well as co-designing the MSX is a creator, a businessman, and a professor. The other co-creator is Kazuyasu Maeda, who was from Matsushita R&D. There were four generations of MSX hardware, […]Read More

PC

Evil Dead: The Game review

Official site The idea of an “Evil Dead videogame” has a distinctly mid-2000s tang. B-movie franchises have traditionally been fresh meat for enterprising publishers and developers looking to turn a quick buck, which is to say that I did not shamble towards Ash's latest adventure with high expectations. Evil Dead is a stone cold low-culture […]Read More

Xbox

Welcome to Backfirewall_

Hello and welcome to my amazing system! I’m OS9, the operating system here, and Backfirewall_ is a first-person tragicomic adventure set inside a smartphone. You are the update assistant. I’ll grant you cheat-codes to help you solve wacky puzzles and proceed with the story. Just remember that your job is not to update, no, it’s […]Read More