Hayden Dingman

Hayden writes about games for PCWorld and doubles as the resident Zork enthusiast.

Review: Rise of the Triad is so hard your head will explode

Guns, guts, and absolutely zero glory. Rise of the Triad is everything Duke Nukem Forever should have been and then some, a glorious ode to rocket jumps, circle-strafing, and twitch shooting. It's a surprisingly faithful adaptation of a 20-year-old game that still feels refreshing.
9 years ago

Review: The Raven is an adventure game homage to classic heist films

The Raven: Legacy of a Master Thief takes cues from mystery films of the 1960s and does a fantastic job, but the setting brings into sharp relief the shortcomings of the point-and-click genre—shoddy pacing and leaps of logic conspire to bring the game down.
9 years ago