Quake Champions – Early Access Review

There were a few attempts to bring back Arena Shooters into the foreground of the competitive gaming. Toxikk, Xonotic, Diabotical, Warsow and Reflex Arena were more or less decent games but have made little or no impact whatsoever. Hell, even Quake Live that is reworked Quake III Arena has gone seriously downhill in the modern competitive gaming scene. This could indicate one thing: That old arena style is gone. Simple arena combat isn’t that interesting to people anymore, it needs to evolve.  Continue reading

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Back to the old-school: Quake III Arena

Unskippable cinematic galore, “immersive experiences”, painly uninteresting Quick Time Events, action sequences (called “gameplay”) where half of the work isn’t even made by the actual player. If those new trends in gaming actually succeeded in something that is making me to go back in time when the games were actually the games. For this opportunity, I jumped back into crazy, colorful and frantic Quake III Arena. Continue reading