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A Look at ‘ Jones in the Fast Lane ’

by Baron Fang

As my previous article discussed, Sierra On-Line was, during the mid 80’s through mid-90’s, best known for its lines of graphical adventure games.  While adventure titles were certainly their bread and butter, they nonetheless published and developed a variety of games

Berserk: 1997 Anime Series review

by Kynetyk

Berserk and the Band of the Hawk comes out in less than 2 weeks, so let’s talk about the grand-daddy of Berserk on video, the 1997 anime. A 25 episode series that spans the opening of the story to the Eclipse.

Behind the Line: VR Roundup 2016

by Kynetyk
BTL

2016, the year the public finally started to experience VR en masse.   VR, the great experiment, saddled with great expectations This year, we greeted VR with enthusiasm and joy. One of the promises of the future was finally coming

The Attic: 2016 Horror Game of the Year

by Dark Princess
2016 attic game of the year

Welcome to The Attic, and our first annual Horror Game of the Year edition! Recently as I sat playing Resident Evil 7, I found myself thinking that I’m already pretty certain this is going to be my favorite horror game

Sierra and the Golden Age of Adventure Games

by Baron Fang

There is probably no more important name responsible for shaping my history as a PC gamer than that of “Sierra”.  Decades before it was a mere division of Activision, “Sierra On-Line” was founded as On-Line Systems, the company responsible for

The Attic: ‘Resident Evil 7: Biohazard’ Review – Minor Spoilers!

by Dark Princess
resident evil 7

Welcome to The Attic, and a brand new family. I don’t want to spoil too much about this game, but there will be some minor ones about locations, a couple creepy parts, and the enemies you face, so keep that

Behind the Line: 4 Video Game Failures That Were Actually Ahead of their Time

by Kynetyk
BTL

Sometimes an idea comes in so far ahead of its time that the market, or the technology simply isn’t ready to support it. That doesn’t mean that the idea is a bad one, though. Today I want to take a

The Attic: ‘Beware The Slenderman’ HBO Documentary

by Dark Princess
beware slenderman

Welcome to The Attic, Beware the Slender Man… Last Monday, a brand new documentary premiered on HBO called “Beware The Slenderman” and it focused on the brutal attempted murder of 12-year-old Payton Leutner by two of her friends. Making headline

A Look at Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace

by Baron Fang

If there was ever a television series that is the very definition of “not for everybody”, Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace would be it.  I had the pleasure of seeing the show rebroadcast about a year after its original 2004 release and

The Attic: ‘The Boy’ Film Review

by Dark Princess
boy film review 2016

Welcome to The Attic, remember the rules! The Boy is a film that was released about a year ago, in early 2016, and ever since I first saw the trailer I knew this was one I really wanted to see.