Category: Action

Blackwake is the Naval Combat Game You’ve Always Wanted

Blackwake’s successful Kickstarter is drawing to a close and MOTD had a chance to get hands on with the pre-alpha release to get a feel of what the game it will be like. Blackwake is a multiplayer team-based shooter centered on naval battles that is set for a 2016 release on PC and Mac. The…

Mute Crimson+ Review

There will be blood… Mostly mine though. Mute Crimson+ is a game about dying. It’s also a sidescrolling game about reaction time and slicing enemies into evenly divided halves, but it’s mostly just dying. No lives, no health bar; just a ninja character that dies in one hit from anything, and fast moving gameplay that…

The History of the Hadouken: The World’s Favorite Special Move

Ever since grade school, from the first time I played Street Fighter II: The World Warrior, I have suffered from a severe case of Hadouken envy. More often than I have wanted to fly, more often than I have pretended to have Wolverine claws, I have internally responded to moments of high stress by chambering…

 

Assassins Creed 4: Black Flag

THERE MAY BE MINOR SPOILERS, CAN’T BE SURE. I know I know, “Another Assassins Creed game, here we go again.” Those were my same thoughts exactly. Between Altaïr Ibn-La’Ahad being the best assassin to ever live, Ezio Auditore da Firenze being an annoying little prick until he got older, Conner Kenway being an absolute forgettable character, and who…