The Open World of Time Wasters

The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, but the soul of the diligent is made fat. – Proverbs 13:4 Working my way through Assassin’s Creed: Revelations, I find myself enjoying it a great deal more than Brotherhood. Whether for reasons of setting or my lack of multiplayer time,…

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The List: Chronicles of Riddick – Escape From Butcher Bay Part 4

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Part 3 NOTE: Pitch Black is an R-rated film, and as such, language fitting to that format will crop up periodically in this article for quotation purposes. Also, SPOILERS for EVERYTHING more than likely, so fair warning! They say most of your brain shuts down in cryo-sleep. All but the…

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The List: The Chronicles of Riddick – Escape from Butcher Bay (Part 2)

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Part 1 Diesel’s newly established (at the time) Tigon Studios enlisted the aid of Swedish developer Starbreeze Studios, little known for anything but obscure action-RPG Enclave. Did you play it? I certainly didn’t. Unsurprisingly, Starbreeze wanted to turn Escape from Butcher Bay into a first-person role-playing game with you in…

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The List: The Chronicles of Riddick – Escape from Butcher Bay (Part 1)

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I remember 2005 as a strange year. I had just gotten my second serious PC Gaming rig the previous year after a failed experiment with CyberPower Inc. One should not, if unfamiliar, try to assemble a personal computer part by part. As a result, I somehow ruined my own device…

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