Inside is the highly anticipated second game from independent, Copenhagen-based game studio, Playdead. Inside seems not only reminiscent of the studio’s first game, Limbo, but almost reimagined and revamped in terms of style and gameplay. Something that fans of Playdead will be fond of.
My first hands-on impression of Inside is that although
At its core, Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax is a fun, chaotic time-sink. In this arcade shooter, players take control of various mechs equipped with unique abilities and an array of weapons to choose from. Each level is comprised of three stages, with the simple goal of reaching the end
Every decade has its cheerleader. The older generations would contend the fifties were a golden era for bliss while others would site the cultural revolution of the sixties and seventies were a pinnacle of spiritual and emotional awakening. I'm particular to the eighties myself. It was a time when music began to
When it comes to horror games, there are a few titles we have all heard of. Resident Evil, Silent Hill, Fatal Frame, and Dead Space, have revolutionized the genre, and have changed over the years. But, for horror game junkies, a few titles have flown under the radar, and have
Cartoons! Who doesn't love them? I do, so I went and saw this collection, which proved to have a wide mix of fantastic and … not so fantastic short films.
Little, weird-looking, stick-like men, and unintelligible dialog don't diminish the message behind this short. Cute and with a point
Being an Arizona native, of course I had to go see this collection of short films from Arizona filmmakers. I wasn't let down!
Penelope Fortesque: Romance Novelist
On a blind date, a man wonders what's wrong with the girl he's been set up with, as she begins to narrate their evening
Never having seen short films before, I had no idea what I'd gotten myself into with this selection. Luckily, I was very, very, happily surprised.
While the intent was there, I wasn't too impressed. A depressed teen finds a friend, but as his depression worsens, he considers the unthinkable. The
Sci-Fi Shorts A
I have loved Science Fiction since I was little, so I was stoked to start off my journey at the 2014 Phoenix Film Festival with some Sci-Fi Shorts!
The only animated short in this group, Library starts off with what, to many, would be one of the worst nightmares: An entire
Calling all Sirs and Madams of the Steampunk universe! I recently stumbled upon a wonderful, not quite so new web series devoted to all things Steampunk, with a ghostly twist! If you like tales of adventure and mystery, and tend to take pride in your bustier and/or mustache, then I've
Every once in a while there comes a film, that despite the gritty, heart-breaking tension of the subject matter, everyone needs to experience. Fruitvale Station, based on a true event, is one of those films.
On Jan. 1, 2009, in the early morning hours after a New Year’s celebration in Oakland,