Posts Tagged ‘PC games’

DayZ

Posted: September 29, 2012 in Let's Play A Game
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DayZ is a mod for the PC game ArmA 2. Designed by Dean Hall,Ā it’s been around for a few months and has become something of a cult hit among PC gamers. Essentially, DayZ is a zombie survival game with a twist – there’s no storyline, no cut-scenes, no missions or quests, no achievements – no set structure at all. In that sense, its the closest you can get to a true Zombie Apocalypse (and frankly, as close as I want to get).

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Slender

Posted: July 31, 2012 in Let's Play A Game
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SlenderĀ is a creepy indie freeware gameĀ currently doing the rounds. It seems likeĀ every gamer I follow is talking about it at the moment.Ā I was already somewhat familiar with the story of “Slender Man” from a foray into the 4Chan paranormal boards a few years back, and was interested to see how someone had managed to work the concept into a game.Ā So last night I dimmed the lights and fired up the old laptop to see what it’s all about.

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