Posts Tagged ‘dayz’

What is early access, and is it worth your money?

by Lendosanon 03/06/2015
"In essence Early Access gaming as replaced the demo game, granted at the cost of half of a full game."

DoomZ offers a more retro route to surviving in Chenarus

by Sai Mealingon 17/09/2014
Although DayZ Standalone has managed to secure a place Steam’s top 10 sales chart almost consistently since it’s release last Christmas, complaints about the ongoing poor optimization and bugs never seem to be far away. Any criticism is quickly met with the usual ‘this is an Alpha product’ arguments from Bohemia Interactive’s community managers and producers but after months […]

Surviving in The Forest: The top-selling PC game that proves there is still life in survival horror

by Sai Mealingon 08/06/2014
  After watching the world crash around you, you awake on a wrecked plane only to be greeted by a local wearing nothing but some leaves around his waist. Confidently, he looks into your eyes, picks up the child lying next to you and then turns around and leaves. Like it or not, you’re in […]

Nether Review

by Callum Tyndallon 01/05/2014
“Phosphor’s DayZ killer.” That’s what Rock, Paper, Shotgun called Nether. It’s a bold claim. Ever since the DayZ mod came swaggering onto the Internet, boldly seizing the survival horror crown, a whole host of competitors have sprung up, from the truly abominable WarZ (now hiding under the name of Infestation: Survivor Stories) to more developed titles […]

Rust and DayZ: Two online worlds where almost anything goes and nobody can be trusted

by Sai Mealingon 01/02/2014
For a Christmas season that saw the release of two new consoles, last October to November’s release line-up seemed remarkably lacklustre. With the possible exceptions of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag and Battlefield 4, most of the major AAA releases arrived without much fanfare and quite a few reviewed far worse than anybody really would have […]

DayZ Standalone: Days of Disappointment

by Callum Tyndallon 28/12/2013
DayZ is, quite frankly, an incredible game. Set in the fictional post-Soviet state of Chernarus, though now expanded to many other locations each with their own distinct characteristics, it sees the player take the role of a character in the massively multiplayer environment of a zombie apocalypse. The world has gone to ruin, racked by […]

Episode 125 – Word! Our Breaks over, time to get on with the Show!

by Andrew Corbanon 16/01/2013
New Gameovercast Podcast is online. Press the link below orrrrrr, as always, subscibe on I-Tunes to listen THEY’RE BACK!!!! Welcome to the first Gameovercast episode of 2013!!!! Bringing you the awesome this episode is none other than NINAZU, Gibson, Radarhead, Nijinsky and Geek prides own Tommy baby! In games they’ve been playing the crew talk up Wasteland for Arma 2, […]