5 Reasons Age of Wonders 4 Could Change RPGs Forever

5 Reasons Age of Wonders 4 Could Change RPGs Forever

Announced in late January 2023, Age of Wonders 4 looks to be one of the most exciting fantasy RPG games of the last decade.  As a 4X game, developer Triumph Studios are developing their highly praised exploration and world-conquering mechanics with a host of quality of life improvements that are sure to inspire more games…

The Tragic History of Alpha Protocol – an Obsidian Role Playing Game

The Tragic History of Alpha Protocol – an Obsidian Role Playing Game

Game Observer investigates the tragic history of Alpha Protocol, an RPG by Obsidian. In the summer of 2010, Obsidian Entertainment released their long-awaited spy RPG on Playstation 3, Xbox 360 and PC. Alpha Protocol was intended to be the beginning of a new era for the genre. A stealth-action role playing game taking inspiration from…

The Death of Consoles: Will Streaming Create a Perfect Future for Gaming?

The Death of Consoles: Will Streaming Create a Perfect Future for Gaming?

In the controversial ‘Synthesis’ ending to Mass Effect 3, players are given the choice of combining all organic and synthetic life into one. To many, this was considered the best possible outcome for the game, allowing all life in the galaxy to merge and cooperate with one another to work toward a common goal –…