If you want to make some life changes but tend to care more about your health bar than your actual health, gamifying your goals with an app like this one can help.
Angry Birds Epic, due for a soft launch in Canada and Australia this week, takes a sharp turn away from the game's traditional mechanic.
A Kickstarter project offering all-women miniature-warrior RPG armies meets its funding goal in 30 seconds, rockets to nearly $350,000 in less than a week.
Bastion is a fun and strange adventure that almost any gamer will enjoy, with plenty of action, artistic environments, and a narrator who ties it all together.
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The Knights of the Old Republic 2 developer, Obsidian, is looking for a level designer for a "unique next-generation game".
It's the kind of game that only a chartered accountant could build — an RPG created entirely using Microsoft Excel.
Does Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning knock it out of the park or get caught on the warning track?
As with any classic role-playing-style game, EpicWin gives you experience points that help your character gain skills and move through a mystical world. But here, you have to complete your own real tasks to advance your character.
Developer BioWare seems to have cornered the market on this new breed of RPG, following up Dragon Age: Origins with Mass Effect 2--which has quickly become the first critical darling of 2010.
This year's entry in the epic RPG/adventure game category is Dragon Age: Origins, releasing Tuesday, November 3. Having now played a preview build of the game for the past six weeks, we can safely say it's one of the year's best.