Braveland Wizard Review: War of the Hexes

I’m not very good at real time strategy games. There’s something about the sheer amount of micromanagement on such a fast moving scale that makes me go kind of blank and not know where to start. In the real time strategy heyday, I tried Warcraft, and while I generally liked

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Shovel Knight Review: Awesomeness in spades.

It’s probably clear that I love old games by this point. I’ve played through King’s Quest 5 and we’ve talked at some length about Lost Eden. So none of this should be a shock. What might be a little bit of a surprise, though, is that I was never a

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Lost Eden Review: Not the Momma!

One of my very guiltiest pleasures is playing old adventure games that fell off the radar. Some of these, I experienced during the adventure game heyday and some – well, some have come to my attention with hindsight. Because, of course, hindsight is 20/20 and you can separate the good

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King’s Quest 5 Review: King Graham’s Back!

Back in 1990, Sierra On-Line were giants. They could do no wrong. Or, at least, they could do wrong that would probably be forgiven by their fan-base, because their fan-base was legion and exceptionally loyal. By this point, it wasn’t any real surprise when they released the new King’s Quest

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