Mike Cuerden

Mike Cuerden

Admin by day, genre swapping gamer by night, from mobile to MMO's and anything in between. PC building and amateur game design/modding are a passion of mine.

Cate Archer Vs. Gordon Freeman – Who Would Win?

  Gordon Freeman Age: 27 (Biologically) Eyes: Green Profession: Theoretical physicist at Black Mesa       Catherine “Cate” Anne Archer Age: 21 Eyes: Green International super spy at UNITY     At first glance, these characters couldn’t be further apart in terms of skill but looking deep reveals some striking similarities. Both are extremely intelligen...[Read More]

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Dead Age 2

It’s been 10 years since the outbreak, and despite a cure being somewhat readily available, hordes of fresh zombies shuffle to the left to make trouble for the locals. It’s this world that you’re thrust into in Dead Age 2, placed firmly in the boots of a guy named Jason, granted you can change his name but the patch notes greet everyone as “Jason” so it seems prevalent to keep it...[Read More]

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The Uncertain – Light at the End

The Uncertain – Light at the End, is a continuation of the world “New Game Order” which was set up in “Last Quiet Day”. With one change being that we play from the viewpoint of Emily and her “friends” this time around. Although “fellow survivors” is perhaps the more appropriate term as everyone seems to hate one another. When the game begins we are introduced to “Emily” and “Park” as they sc...[Read More]

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Dreadlands

Life is far from easy in the Dreadlands, on the surface it appears that pretty much everyone is out to get you in a Mad Max style wasteland. As you make your way around the map you’ll encounter settlements and events, most of which will drag you into a fight, though, some will offer you goodies for your team. Dreadlands is a turn-based tactical RPG by developer Blackfox Studios which brings ...[Read More]

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Great!

Nioh 2: The Complete Edition

My hands were aching, I’d been playing for a couple of hours when I (finally) killed the first boss I’d come across, a giant horse headed beast, when the realisation hit me that this was just the tutorial zone, an event punctuated by the game flashing a late logo screen at me up post-fight. (Oh Fuck Yooooouu!)   The game is Nioh 2 – The Complete Edition on Steam (released 5t...[Read More]