In other news: Podcasts, Dead Island 2, Risen 3 and Irish characters
It’s not easy, keeping up with your favourite games sites. To help you out a bit (‘cos we’re lovely like that), once a week we’re collecting the freshest and bestest links from our favourite independent game sites around the web and gift-wrapping them for you right here.
Well. Virtually gift-wrapping, anyway.
But enough from me. Here’s what we think you might enjoy this week …
God is a Geek: Definitely, the Top 5 Irish video game characters of all time
I know – everyone knows that the best celtic nation is the Welsh. But in the absence of a recap of Welsh nominations, here God is a Geek presents the definitive top 5 best characters from Ireland. Do you agree … ?
StickTwiddlers: Risen 3: Titan Lords Review
Over at Sticktwiddlers, they’ve taken a look at Risen 3. Is this third instalment worthy of your hard-earned time and money? Read on for the verdict!
Expansive: The Expansive Podcast – E3 2014 the lost interviews
Although Gamescom is flooding our news channels and E3 seems nowt but a twinkle in Phil Spencer’s eye now, Expansive still have some interviews from June’s expo to share. Give this very special podcast episode a listen as Ari talks to Neil about what she learned during her time there.
The Average Gamer: Dead Island 2 Interview
Finally, The Average Gamer take time out in Gamescom to sit down with Dead Island 2’s Design Director, Jörg Friedrich. He shares shocking news: THE GAME MIGHT BE GORY.