Human history is cluttered with instances of large, dominating forces that sweep societies and take hold of nations. Genghis Khan’s Mongol Empire, Ancient Roman Post-Republic society, and, in the past decade, two equally impactful phenomenon in their respective fields… Nintendo and the Soviet Union. Now, you may be asking yourselves: “Comrade George! How could […]Read more "Comparing Nintendo and the Soviet Union"
Hello, comrades! For those of you that aren’t aware, I’ve recently taken over as Editor-in-Chief of Indie Haven, a site I’ve been writing at for over a year now. This means that a large focus of my time has been getting the site reorganised. With this, I’ve been thinking a lot about the content I […]Read more "A Slight Shift in Focus"
[CONTENT WARNING: NSFW Content, Significant Spoilers for Ladykiller in a Bind] Last week, I was finally able to sit down and play through the entirety of Ladykiller in a Bind, a BDSM-centric visual novel by Christine Love that has made news recently for making it onto Steam despite it’s sexually mature nature. In the game, you […]Read more "Ladykiller in a Bind Portrays an Interesting Means of Destroying Capitalism"
Crash Force, a multiplayer arena shooter with RPG elements in which players pilot tank-like hovercrafts and battle, has announced it’s release in April 2017, with availability through Early Access tomorrow. Now, I’m not usually a fan of multiplayer arenas. The only ones that have any real appeal to me tend to be either quite niche, story-driven, […]Read more "Crash Force Announces April 2017 Release, Early Access Jan 20th"
Hello, Comrades! Siegecraft Commander, an action strategy hybrid developed by Blowfish Studios, released today on Steam, Xbox One, Playstation 4, and the HTC Vive. In the single-player campaign, you assume the role of either a band of defence-focused knights and a tribe of offence-oriented Lizardmen, constructing an interconnected web of bases, with outposts becoming ruined and […]Read more "Siegecraft Commander Available Today on Current Gen Platforms"
Constructor, a construction and management sim with humorous undertones originally released in 1997 for MS-DOS, has been confirmed as a day one launch title for the Nintendo Switch, with a UK release date of 3rd March. The announcement marks the 20th anniversary of the game, which is also set for re-release on PS4, Xbox One and […]Read more "Constructor Confirmed for Nintendo Switch Day One Launch"
I was playing Bully: Scholarship Edition the other day (the best Rockstar game) and I encountered Rudy the homeless Santa. And, in this festive season, it got me thinking a lot about the large, jolly man who knows if you’re naughty or nice, when it clicked; there is undeniable evidence that Santa Claus is not only a […]Read more "Why Santa is a Luxury Space Communist"