In Retrospect: SOMA

In Retrospect: SOMA

Mike Harris takes a look back at Frictional Games’s 2015 magnum opus, the existential chiller SOMA in a pseudo in-depth analysis and asks why it failed to catch on the way its predecessor, Amnesia, did.

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for September 18, 2019

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for September 18, 2019

Howdy, indie readers! This week, Jeff provides you selections courtesy of Red 5 Comics and Verotik! In the former we have Butcher Queen #1, the first issue of a four issue miniseries delving into xenophobic tendencies of an Earth inhabited by extraterrestrials while in the latter we present Satanika versus Morella’s Demon #1, a downright hellbent story of Hell’s queen facing off against its most powerful demonic entity. Never stop reading, friends!

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for September 11, 2019

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for September 11, 2019

Howdy Grand Geeks and Gatherers! This week Jeff provides you indie picks courtesy of Full Moon Comix and Mythos Comics! In the former we see a new maxi-series devoted to Charles Band’s Puppet Master frights while in latter we witness what really happens by night when Vegas is controlled by bloodsuckers. Check these gems out and never stop reading, folks!

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for September 4, 2019

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for September 4, 2019

Avast and dark tidings, indie readers! Jeff provides you Picks courtesy of Blue Juice Comics and Zenescope entertainment this week! In the former we some great pirate tales in Anne Bonnie: sPyrates #1 and in the latter we find Mary Medina’s forced return to her necromantic duties with Mystery #1! Never stop reading, friends!

An Interview With Deck13’s Phil Pradel

An Interview With Deck13’s Phil Pradel

In anticipation of Deck13 and Focus-Home Interactive's upcoming followup to 2017's industrial/sci-fi action RPG The Surge, I recently got into contact with their head of social media and PR Phil Pradel to talk about my most anticipated game for 2019, The Surge 2. Q:...

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for August 28, 2019

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for August 28, 2019

Howdy Grand Geeks and Gatherers! This week Jeff provides you selections courtesy of T Pub Comics and Valiant Entertainment. In ‘The Traveller’, we find a poor shepherd in midst of a steampunk world find tech that provides him access to the multiverse while wrestling with his own internal struggles while in “Doctor Mirage” we find the titular character’s trying to make sense of why her abilities are failing her. These books and more await you. Pick them up this Wednesday at your local comic shop. Never stop reading!

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for August 21, 2019

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for August 21, 2019

Hello to you all you Gatherers and Grand Geeks! This week Jeff provides you indie picks courtesy of Aftershock and Black Box Comics! In the former we find a wedding gone gruesomely bad in Bad Reception #1 (Juan Doe), and in the latter we find that once a fed, always a fed in Psycho List #1 (Kevin Grevioux/Jonathan Lau). Enjoy these selections, friends, and remember…never stop reading!

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for August 14, 2019

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for August 14, 2019

Howdy Gatherers and Grand Geeks! This week Jeff provides you Picks courtesy of Amryl Entertainment and Mad Cave Studios. In Cavewoman: Riptide #1 Meriem may be getting in over her head investigating a brutal murder that leads to her ultimate adversary while in Show’s End #1 little Loralye is hiding a very deep dark secret from her new companions in a Georgia based freak travel show set during the 1920s. Enjoy these these titles and more at your local comic shop and never stop reading, friends!