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    Video Game Horror Adaptations

    Friday the 13th the Game: Those wishing to enter the shoes of slasher icon Jason Vorhees will get their wish this year. Unlike most horror games, Friday the 13th will feature an extensive multiplayer, in which seven players control camp counsellors tasked with finding a means of escape, while one player takes control of Jason himself, with their only goal being to kill the other seven players. Counsellors have access to various traps and weapons to slow Jason down, hiding places to avoid a deadly confrontation, and needs to find various componants to create an escape from the camp ground before Jason finds them. While Jason is slower than the…

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    A Portable Overwatch Machine

    Now comes the real test. Can I play Overwatch on this guy? So at first glance, a portable Overwatch machine sounds like a great idea. But I’m curious to see what the actual performance looks like. So in Overwatch its 720p on low. We do see the frame rate dropping a little bit from time to time, especially when you get into a big battle, but it is usable. My big issue is just the sort of the sensitivity of the sticks; I feel like it does need a little bit of sort of customization to be able to really get it into a good sweet spot. But it’s, uh,…

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    Game Platform Test

    It’s actually not that loud; it’s just a little… Little high pitched. I will say one thing: Now that we’re actually into Windows, 720p on a six inch display is very, very small. Inside, this guy is rocking that core m3 processor with the integrated HD 615 graphics, 8GB of RAM, 128GB SSD, as well as a pair of 4900 milliamp hour batteries. Which especially when you’re doing longer gaming sessions should definitely come in handy. So because this guy only has 120 gigs of storage out of the box, I am using an external drive, but let’s actually see how the controls hold up in gaming. The first game…