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Lucio update from a Lucio main

Lucio update from a Lucio main

The newest patch for Overwatch arrived this last week and with it an overhaul of my favorite character: Lucio. Along with some other changes to game mechanics and tweaks to a few maps, this patch was obviously aimed at polishing the competitive play and mixing up the meta. Before this patch Lucio was a must pick on every map with nearly every team comp, his ability to reach his entire team with a speed boost in key situations, combined with his sustainability, made him irreplaceable. With the Overwatch patch 1.10 everything has changed for Lucio players. First the range of...

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Guns of Icarus Alliance Review

Guns of Icarus Alliance Review

Now Available on Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/608800/  The next chapter in the Guns of Icarus saga has arrived in the form of Alliance, bringing an all new cooperative mechanics to the title. With multiple game modes, ranging from defense to search and destroy and more, you and crew of other players take on waves of enemy AI to complete the mission objective, this expansion has so much content it could be mistaken for an entirely new title. If you are completely unfamiliar with Guns of Icarus, it is a crew based “Steam Punk” FPS. You and your crew pilot a single airship together,...

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April Giveaway with Beginners Tech!

April Giveaway with Beginners Tech!

This month we're working with BeginnerTech to give away a ModMic 5 with adapters! Sign up below! ModMic 5 Giveaway with BeginnersTech!

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It's all a (Game) Balancing Act

It's all a (Game) Balancing Act

Before I was the marketing guy here at Antlion I spent 14 years running a marketing and consulting company for games. In that time I consulted closely on a number of fascinating sides of the game industry, including being the guy who picked which games got published and which got rejection letters (All the power was mine to hold!), the monetization strategy of games, I even got to be lead designer on a few titles by some strange twist of fate later in my career. One thing I always loved consulting on were game balance issues. Understanding game balance is...

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Horizon Zero Dawn Review

Horizon Zero Dawn Review

Horizon Zero Dawn Earlier this month I took on the noble task of volunteering to review Horizon Zero Dawn. After about a dozen hours into the game, I am getting all aboard this hype train. If you're not familiar with HZD in the first 3 weeks of it's success, then allow me to take you on a journey of a game that I would describe as Fallout meeting Jurassic park while being on a double date with The Witcher & Red Read Redemption. Oh yea, it's a doozy..   Horizon is PS4 exclusive open world single player RPG that successfully blends...

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