Witchers, Soldiers, a Barrel-Smashing Troll: A First Look at Gwent

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game

Publisher: CD Projekt
Platform: PC, XBox One
Release Date: Currently in Closed Beta

Note: This review is of the beta version of Gwent: The Witcher Card Game.

I signed up for the closed beta of Gwent: The Witcher Card Game, sometime in July and didn’t give it much thought after that. Until, on the worst possible day, I received an email from CD Projekt inviting me to join the closed beta and download the game. That day was November 8th; I forgot about Gwent on the spot.

So, for weeks, the email went ignored and the game unplayed. (more…)

Legends of Callasia: Aerodynamically Busty

Legends of Callasia is a turn-based strategy game and the first one of its kind I have ever played. Although I do own a copy of TEG, my groups of friends and I have always gravitated towards role-playing game sessions instead. So when I downloaded Legends of Callasia’s demo, available on Steam, I wasn’t really sure if I would be any good at it, but I was excited to try it out.
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