With the F1 season getting closer to its final race, Codemasters has brought us the newest iteration of their F1 game. After spending two days on the game and getting caught up in work, I finally have a chance to do a quick look of F1 2011. Among changes from the previous game are the new additions to F1 like KERS and DRS along with a handful of improvements all around. As this video was meant to show off the game and some of its changes, I will be uploading another video covering some pure racing over the weekend.
No solo casting this week as Nick is joining me this episode for a game of line tower wars. Before venturing too far in this map, I would like to apologize for the sub-par audio this week as I was still trying out different solutions. I do have something much better ready for the next episode, but for now you can read on for more information on this custom game.
Continue reading Custom Craft Ep.7 – Line Tower Wars Remade
Today I give you guys a quick look and also a mini review of Tropico 4. I have already spent several hours playing the game, and I will say that I quite enjoy it overall. Read on for some more information including a link to the demo if you wish to try it out.
Continue reading Tropico 4 – Quick Look and Mini Review
Following up a request to show more games of this type on the previous Galaxy Vamprism video, this week I played Island Defence. Odds are if you are a Warcraft 3 player, you probably have heard of this game before. If that is the case, you should feel right at home with this newer release as it is based off the Warcraft 3 version. For those out of the loop, read on for a brief summary of the game and further information on how to find it.
Continue reading Custom Craft Ep.6 – Island Defence
This week Mike plays a solo match on the fastest map possible. The custom map is essentially your typical StarCraft 2 team game with insane amounts of resource income. Read on for a written description and more information on this map.
Continue reading Custom Craft Ep.5 – Fastest Map Possible
Hard Reset is coming out in two days, but that didn’t stop me from giving the demo a quick look. Beyond knowing this was an indie developed first person shooter, I hadn’t read anything on the game before jumping into the demo. Read on for some extra thoughts on this game.
Continue reading Hard Reset [Demo] – Quick Look
This week on Custom Craft, Mike and Nick play a round of squadron tower defense. Different to most tower defense games, this one features teamwork based 4v4 gameplay. What makes the game the most addictive and challenging is the complexity of managing your minerals and vaspeen gas while using one of the many builders available. Unfortunately I cannot tell you how all of this comes together, so you will have to watch the video to find out.
We would also like to announce that we will be changing Custom Craft to Tuesdays. The change gives us more time to play and prepare these weekly videos.
Today, Mike takes a quick look at the Warhammer 40k: Space Marine demo. This short demo provides about 15 minutes of gameplay, split between two missions. Read on for some extra thoughts and information on the game.
Continue reading Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine – Quick Look
Good day everyone, we’ve got some new Custom Craft for you this week! Joined by our “special” guest, Etienne, Mike and Nick look at Monobattles, a custom game for StarCraft 2 with a very simple concept. Monobattles is a 4v4 game where each player chooses one attacking unit to build for the entire round. It makes for some very interesting strategic battles and is worth looking at for any StarCraft 2 player.
Continue reading Custom Craft Ep.2 – Monobattles
Mike and I are finally unveiling our new weekly series: Custom Craft. We’ll be posting a new video featuring a custom game in StarCraft 2 every Friday. Together, we will talk about the game so you can see how it works.
Continue reading Custom Craft Ep.1 – Element Tower Defense