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Well the rumors were true, Activision and Infinity Ward’s next title in the world’s most popular gaming franchise has scored the new title of “Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare” and will include whole sections set in space.
‘Infinite Warfare’ has players taking on the role of a captain of their own warship who must take command against a relentless enemy. The entire campaign – from boots-on-ground combat to piloting high speed space-fighters – is said to occur as a “near seamless experience” with few visible loading times. Continue reading
“Boot Hill is full of fellows who pulled their triggers without aiming”
It was early 1988, I was staying over at my friend Dan’s house for the night. Normally we would spend the entire night trying to rescue Princess Zelda, but this time was different. Dan and I had played D&D before but he wasn’t part of my regular group of D&D friends and we usually only played nintendo together. Dan and I were friends because our moms were friends and he went to a different school, so we really only hung out when our moms did. Continue reading
Guys, I seriously don’t even know what to say right now, so I’m just going to paste in some facts and some photos.
The Edge of Extinction is… well, on the edge of extinction. Some of the art early on in the first issue captured my interest, but as the story progressed it seemed as though less and less care was given to each new panel.
I’d hoped at least for an interesting space odyssey, but unfortunately I felt the story lacking as well. It was like reading a late night, sci-fi B movie in comic form. I didn’t feel for any of the characters, I didn’t worry for their well being, or hope for their safe return.
While it’s certainly possible that the art and story might redeem themselves in future issues, I can’t say I particularly care to know what happens at this point, having read up to issue three.
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Battlefields Vol 1 The Night Witches.
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