Video Games

F.A.Q. of the creators of Elite World

September 27, 2022

After reading the comments on the Elite World series, I thought, "It would be nice if the creators themselves answered them!", so I went looking for...

Call Of Duty: MW2 All-Blog Tournament Final roster, schedule, and grid (End :3)

September 27, 2022

So, by this evening a clear decision has been formed. We already have 32 registered players, and we don't want to look for another 32 for the...

Nival has opened access to the beta testing of King's Bounty: Legions

September 27, 2022

In an official press release, Nival announced the beta testing of the King's Bounty: Legions online app for Facebook*. Now fans of Heroes III and...

Review of the movie "The Beginning"

September 27, 2022

I was no exception, and like many, I waited quite a long time for this film. I waited and waited... And as it turned out, it was not in vain.I must...

Discussing the ending of Mafia 2

August 28, 2022

Be warned, only those who have passed the game come here, to avoid embarrassing spoilers if any!Here we discuss "impressive" end of the mafia, for me...

The Stopgame Bloggers Hall of Fame! v. 1.1.1.5 [Little Update]

August 28, 2022

THE STOPGAME BLOGGERS HALL OF FAME! Well, the hall of fame has moved to another floor and got a couple of new features. Well, come on in, don't be...

DIY-S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 v 1.4

August 28, 2022

v 1.0S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 is in development. Just recently held a contest for the best quest for the next game. Several works were selected that may...

Columbarium. Cyberpunk 2077

July 29, 2022

Columbarium. Knight City's main cemetery and a collection of references.Get up, Samurai! It's time to take this town apart for Easter eggs!...

EarthBound. Review in 2021

July 29, 2022

History of acquaintance with the gameIn In 2018, after buying the re-release of SNES MINI in the basic collection of games was found Earthbound...

Philosophy and My Thoughts on the Game - What Remains of Edith Finch

July 29, 2022

The imagination is as real as the body.Just as What Remains of Edith Finch is a diary, so too will this blog be like a diary, in which I will try to...

What's wrong with Halo: CE Anniversary

July 29, 2022

I first became familiar with the Halo series very recently, with the release of The Master Chief Collection on PC, and I loved it immediately. Halo:...

Disciples II. Revival of the legendary strategy

July 29, 2022

Good afternoon. Surely everyone who loves strategy from childhood remembers the glory days, when with gusto for hours on end they played the classics...

M.A.T.S.: Machinima Amateur Translation Squad

July 29, 2022

Actually. We all know there are a lot of good machines, but our favorite StopGame has only one. Therefore, I propose to create a small group, or...

How many games about Sherlock Holmes and where to find them

June 29, 2022

As a kid, when I was just getting to know Sherlock Holmes, after reading a few stories and getting to know the film adaptation with Livanov, I...

History of the Ultima series. Part 4: Ultima III: EXODUS

June 29, 2022

Note: some of the screenshots are not mine, taken from the Old Classic Retro Gaming channel After the release of Ultima II, Richard's relationship...

Hollow Knight Bosses. Part III - Warrior Dreams.

June 29, 2022

Materials on the subject: Part I 1) Gruz Mother2) Vengefly King.3) False Knight4) Massive Moss Charger5) Hornet Protector6) Brooding Mawlek7) The...

Thinking back to Earth 2150...

June 29, 2022

I'm all negative after watching The Witcher... I need to get down, strictly on the precepts of Ozzy Osbourne:Back in the day, I used to do so much...

Death end Re;quest

June 29, 2022

Passed on: Playstation 4.Available on:PC, PS4.Genre: VN (Visual Novel) +JRPG (hybid Turn-Based System) The beginning of the game doesn't even give...

YS: Memories of Celceta

June 29, 2022

Platforms: PS4, PS Vita, PC.Passed on: PS Vita. Delightful melodic rock blasts in your ears, the sun shines brightly in the soft blue sky, the...

Is this a PC? Is it a console? It's a calculator on a potato! What DOOM was run on.

June 29, 2022

After the apocalypse there will be only two things left on Earth: cockroaches and Doom. Cockroaches will play it on whatever is left on the expanse...

Music from games] Composer Theo (Denis Liganov).

May 30, 2022

Hi all. I think for some of you this post will not be a big revelation, but I want to tell you about one composer. His name is Denis Liganov aka Theo...

Do you like playing as female characters?

May 30, 2022

4.9%(27) No, brutal men with huge guns/swords/sekirks are cooler! I almost never play as a girl. 17.6%(98) No, but if the game is interesting...

Metro Redux or Redux. Or Where We Got Fooled.

May 30, 2022

So.The first thing I want to say is that I was introduced to the series through the first game. But a couple of years after its release. And I was...

A hero from your head. Childhood is over, but dreams remain.

May 30, 2022

I don't even know where to start... I'll start with my childhood. Didn't you have imaginary friends? We did, I don't even doubt it. We watched a lot...

Shadow of the Beast 1989 OST

May 30, 2022

Shadow of the Beast 1989 OST Actually, I couldn't find the OST on VKontakte or any other simple player sites, only on YouTube. And since I cut it for...

Children of Wrath

May 2, 2022

About two months ago I read a curious piece on one of the English-language World of Warcraft blogs about several generations of players. In a...

A lonely elf wants to meet

May 2, 2022

Early June, half past twelve a.m. Kiev time. World of Warcraft, Moonglade EU server, Ironforge dwarf capital. In the general chat sounds the...

WoW for Dummies. Part #6. "Who to be friends with?"

May 2, 2022

MMORPG game collective by definition. In addition to temporary associations such as groups to complete quests and instances, players are combined...

I'm 80.

May 2, 2022

At the end of January, my hunter reached the formal ceiling on the number of levels: 80. Formal - because there are still some experience bars...

The 4X-headed hydra of global strategies. An introduction to the genre

April 30, 2022

Many people like to talk about the complexity of games. And often the difficulty of passing the next project cause high demands on the reaction rate...

I like this guys.

April 30, 2022

So, in response to your friend Sibiryak's post number 23, I decided to take a shot at your own kaleidoscope of cool guys. I'm not going to give any...

Let's play: yellow submarine, handbook.

April 30, 2022

Here will be a guide to the Yellow Submarine game. Rules: blogs.stopgame.ru/blog/849.html The ship itself: blogs.stopgame.ru/blog/829.html Game...

Children of Wrath

April 2, 2022

About two months ago I read a curious piece on one of the English-language World of Warcraft blogs about several generations of players. In a...

A lonely elf wants to meet

April 2, 2022

Early June, half past twelve a.m. Kiev time. World of Warcraft, Moonglade EU server, Ironforge dwarf capital. In the general chat sounds the...

WoW for Dummies. Part #6. "Who to be friends with?"

April 2, 2022

MMORPG game collective by definition. In addition to temporary associations such as groups to complete quests and instances, players are combined...

I'm 80.

April 2, 2022

At the end of January, my hunter reached the formal ceiling on the number of levels: 80. Formal - because there are still some experience bars...

Why "Endless Summer" is not a masterpiece

March 31, 2022

So now it's my time to saw my own, most likely unnecessary, opinion :) Careful, it's not very coherent, written in the style of "I'm a graphomaniac...

ABZÛ is a short poem

March 31, 2022

What's up, guys?! Hey, everybody.It's SYSANIN.And I'm coming to you about what exactly.Everyone has probably seen Konstantin Trostenyuk's news that...

Own Game": what is it and how to eat it

March 31, 2022

"Your Game" is a program from NTV, which has found a second life on the Internet thanks to the programmer-enthusiast Vladimir Khil. He brought the TV...

The ship that sailed off into the sunset | About the Unicorn's Journey

March 31, 2022

Good afternoon, dear reader!The turn of the 20th and 21st centuries was a very unusual time. Globalization began and was in full swing, making many...

Pathologic 2 is a Plague! A review of a neglected game

March 31, 2022

Many people have long ago got used to the idea that they don't make good games in Russia (apparently, by analogy with movies and other media...

Thoughts Out Loud: Hype, Fans, Detroit Become Human

March 31, 2022

So, what's up, ponies, November? Cyberpunk2077 has been rescheduled (who would doubt that), I still haven't gotten through Ghostrunner because it's...

Children of Wrath

March 3, 2022

About two months ago I read a curious piece on one of the English-language World of Warcraft blogs about several generations of players. In a...

A lonely elf wants to meet

March 3, 2022

Early June, half past twelve a.m. Kiev time. World of Warcraft, Moonglade EU server, Ironforge dwarf capital. In the general chat sounds the...

WoW for Dummies. Part #6. "Who to be friends with?"

March 3, 2022

MMORPG game collective by definition. In addition to temporary associations such as groups to complete quests and instances, players are combined...

I'm 80.

March 3, 2022

At the end of January, my hunter reached the formal ceiling on the number of levels: 80. Formal - because there are still some experience bars...

Iketsuki - Horror, Platformer, and Fish Collector Review in a Destroyed World

March 1, 2022

It's good to see you in this world, a world that is on the brink of destruction and you get to see the last day of its existence. What are you doing...

Deadbolt Review] Another Night, Another Roll

March 1, 2022

Night, Street, Lantern, MurdererThere's a meaningless Cold light.# Live another ♪even for a quarter of a century ♪ ♪ It'll be like this ♪ #...

Aggelos or how not to do boss fights

March 1, 2022

Today I really wanted to tell the world about the game, which at one time I really liked when I first got acquainted with it, and strongly...

What is the secret of the success of the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series?

March 1, 2022

We go into the details of the ultra-popular shooter from GSC Game World Prior to the release of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 is still a few months away. An army...

The Anna Nikolayevna Project. When the cover of a defiant comedy is deceptive

March 1, 2022

A progressive and clever story with the motif of self-identity and acceptance of deviance in society at its heart. In the material:Clothes On...

The atmosphere of The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion.

March 1, 2022

Blog Preface.Hi. I've conceived a series of blogs in which I'm going to talk about about atmosphere in games, about elements that work for atmosphere...

Survivor's Diary, entry one

March 1, 2022

Greetings, readers!Let's tell you about Ragtag Crew - the game we make with a very small team for our own pleasure and explain why exactly this game...

The Russian dubbing of the Sam and Max animated series is out!

March 1, 2022

Egg Stone team duplicated in Russian 6 episodes of animated series based on the cult franchise "Sam & Max", consisting of a number of video games...

Diabloid meets Dark Souls. Sands of Aura Review

March 1, 2022

A story about a budding hero in an unusual, beautiful world. Spoiler-free review. Early Access. Logo. The game is announced for the Windows...

Lore Connections and Nuances of Nuclear Throne

March 1, 2022

Remark 1Beginningwith a reviewer is such a thing, because there are already many more experienced people, but You have to start somewhere.The first...

Children of Wrath

February 1, 2022

About two months ago I read a curious piece on one of the English-language World of Warcraft blogs about several generations of players. In a...

A lonely elf wants to meet

February 1, 2022

Early June, half past twelve a.m. Kiev time. World of Warcraft, Moonglade EU server, Ironforge dwarf capital. In the general chat sounds the...

WoW for Dummies. Part #6. "Who to be friends with?"

February 1, 2022

MMORPG game collective by definition. In addition to temporary associations such as groups to complete quests and instances, players are combined...

I'm 80.

February 1, 2022

At the end of January, my hunter reached the formal ceiling on the number of levels: 80. Formal - because there are still some experience bars...

Top 6. The longest single games

January 30, 2022

Sixth place - the Diablo devil seriesWhat is Diablo, we must think, many fans of the classics and players with experience know. In a nutshell it's a...

The history of board games in the world.

January 30, 2022

Hi all. Today I'd like to start my first article on my blog about board games. Why exactly about board games? Well firstly because I am interested in...

Slaves to Armok 2: Dwarf Fortress [Game Review]

January 30, 2022

Good afternoon. Before I begin directly reviewing the game, I want to note 2 very important factors that will be fundamentally present in this review...

Memo to the novice author and his reader

January 30, 2022

I always get asked three questions: why do I post my advice on blogs, how old I am, and why do I have Batman in an earflaps hat on my avatar? I'll...

Return To The Neverhood. The lost Neverhood spin-off.

January 30, 2022

I want to tell you about such a little-known project as Return to The Neverhood. Everybody knows the original Neverhood, the unsuccessful sequel...

Days Gone - How the Press Lies About the Game of Life After

January 30, 2022

Greetings to the esteemed audience of Stopgame.Today we would like to talk about how the press lies about the game Days Gone (Life After) and why...

Children of Wrath

January 2, 2022

About two months ago on one of the English-language blogs on World of Warcraft I read a curious material about several generations of players...

A lonely elf wishes to meet

January 2, 2022

Early June, half past twelve a.m. Kiev time. World of Warcraft, Moonglade EU server, Ironforge dwarf capital. In the general chat room sounds the...

WoW for "dummies". Part #6. "Who to be friends with?"

January 2, 2022

MMORPG game is collective by definition. In addition to temporary associations such as groups to complete quests and instances, players are...

I'm 80.

January 2, 2022

At the end of January, my hunter reached a formal ceiling on the number of levels: 80. Formal - because there are still some experience bars...

Knock Knock Knock" by Ice-Pick Lodge [The game needs your support in Greenlight!]

December 31, 2021

I decided not to add a new blog, but to update the existing one.After a successful Kickstarter campaign ($41,021 of the requested $30,000), the...

Blade of Galadriel DLC, you were supposed to destroy evil and nonsense, not join them!

December 31, 2021

Hmm, I'm delightfully insane. Or insane to the point of insanity, not the point. The main thing is, continuing the idea of objectivity, I decided to...

Graphics settings and their impact on performance, using Dying Light as an example.

December 31, 2021

I found the results of the last test interesting and decided to repeat it. There wasn't much space left on the SSD disk, only enough for Dying Light...

On the thought process and decisions in the "Three Travellers" quest in ATOM RPG

December 31, 2021

To begin with let's make an introduction, that the uninvolved understand what we're actually talking about, and at the same time, to warn that I'll...

The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan[Coop] co-op review

December 31, 2021

Better a horrible ending than a horror without an ending. Ferdinand von SchillHello all!Back in 2018 there was an announcement from Supermassive...

Doom Eternal - Game Review: Exemplary shooter, but a standby sequel

December 31, 2021

Text version:Doom Eternal, for all its publicity and vaunted by all the journalists, is a rather controversial project. It seemed that in the perfect...

Heroes of Anwell review: an unashamedly domestic animated video game series

December 31, 2021

Societal attitudes towards video games have always been contradictory. Especially among the older generation. Even though more than hundreds of...

Sonic's Amazing Adventure! Sonic Unleashed - the unseen and misunderstood potential of its...

December 31, 2021

Good afternoon, gentlemen, here's Morallist and today we're going to talk about the game Sonic Unleashed - let's go!IntroductionSonic Unleashed is a...

Children of Wrath

December 3, 2021

About two months ago on one of the English-language blogs on World of Warcraft I read a curious material about several generations of players...

A lonely elf wishes to meet

December 3, 2021

Early June, half past twelve a.m. Kiev time. World of Warcraft, Moonglade EU server, Ironforge dwarf capital. In the general chat room sounds the...

WoW for "dummies". Part #6. "Who to be friends with?"

December 3, 2021

MMORPG game is collective by definition. In addition to temporary associations such as groups to complete quests and instances, players are...

I'm 80.

December 3, 2021

At the end of January, my hunter reached a formal ceiling on the number of levels: 80. Formal - because there are still some experience bars...

Streaming via OBS to two or more channels

December 1, 2021

It's not a secret, that OBS does not support streaming to multiple channels simultaneously (and, according to the developers, will not do it anytime...

Let's remember Laura Brannigan.

December 1, 2021

Years of life 1952 - 2004.Laura Ann Brannigan the singer, composer and even a little bit actress (some roles in the movies and on TV), who has a...

5 unfairly closed cartoon series

December 1, 2021

Sooner or later everything ends (I think I said that somewhere). Sooner or later, The Simpsons and Family Guy and other popular animated series will...

Gamer - what's your horoscope

December 1, 2021

Scientists have already conducted numerous studies that have shown that the mental abilities of gamers are significantly different from those of...

Remember the Wolves? Star Wolves game review

December 1, 2021

Somewhere between waiting for Star citizen and playing Space Excel, I decided to remember one of my favorite childhood games. Space has always...

Which is better: Fortnite or PUBG?

December 1, 2021

What would your answer be if you were asked: Which game is better - Fortnite or PUBG? And what would happen if you were then asked: Does it matter?...

Children of Wrath

November 3, 2021

About two months ago on one of the English-language blogs on World of Warcraft I read a curious material about several generations of players...

A lonely elf wishes to meet

November 3, 2021

Early June, half past twelve a.m. Kiev time. World of Warcraft, Moonglade EU server, Ironforge dwarf capital. In the general chat room sounds the...

WoW for "dummies". Part #6. "Who to be friends with?"

November 3, 2021

MMORPG game is collective by definition. In addition to temporary associations such as groups to complete quests and instances, players are...

I'm 80.

November 3, 2021

At the end of January, my hunter reached a formal ceiling on the number of levels: 80. Formal - because there are still some experience bars...

Iron] StopGame is looking for "Iron Editors" and a bit about the contest

November 1, 2021

This post is not a response/reaction/follow-up to AugustineDrake's post.I have a notebook where I write down goals and global objectives. Invariably...

Tales of the tales - History of the Tales of - #1 Tales of Phantasia

November 1, 2021

In search of interesting, but not too famous games, I came across such games from popular Tales series. There were enough of them, and I decided not...

Beginners Guide | Tips & Tricks | Classes & Abilities | Apex Legends

November 1, 2021

Salaam kids, concocted a brief guide on the basics of the recently released game and already gaining mad popularity - Apex Legends. Briefly about...

Hoarder's notes or Xbox 360 buying and pitfalls in 2019

November 1, 2021

Last time, which, by StopGame blogging standards, was quite a while ago, you and I discussed buying a PlayStation 2 handheld, going over technical...

Fate/stay night review. A one-hundred-hour visual novel about the "battle royal" of the...

November 1, 2021

Fate/stay night is a true classic among visual novels. The plot of the work revolves around the Holy Grail War, in which the Grail chooses seven...

Shadow of the Seal is a unique indie studio that no one knows about.

November 1, 2021

Four years ago, on the expanse of YouTube, I came across a yearsplay of some simple-looking game where a character with an overhead view was beating...

WoW for "dummies". Part #6. "Who to be friends with?"

October 4, 2021

MMORPG game is collective by definition. In addition to temporary associations such as groups to complete quests and instances, players are...

I'm 80.

October 4, 2021

At the end of January, my hunter reached a formal ceiling on the number of levels: 80. Formal - because there are still some experience bars...

Navy Day at Navy Field

October 2, 2021

The administration of the free online multiplayer strategy game Navy Field congratulates its players with Navy Day!Together with our long-time...

Gaming Retro TV shows and shows about video games and PC games

October 2, 2021

Anyone who still has old tapes of various TV shows about video games on any medium... anyone interested in seeing them or even getting involved in...

The hoarder's notes or buying and pitfalls of PlayStation 2 in 2018

October 2, 2021

Preface:Somehow, under one of the blog reviews on SG, there was a heated discussion in the comments about buying the PS2 for its intended use...

A review and explanation of the plot of Fran Bow. The surreal adventures of a schizophrenic girl.

October 2, 2021

Are video games art? You've probably heard about this age-old debate. In my opinion, Fran Bow does more than just prove that it is. This game is able...

Retroquest

September 2, 2021

ListsLandstalker: The Treasures of King Nole - 25000Anachronox- 21406Enclave- 20600CliveBarker's Undying - 20186Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines...

Afraid of the depths and got into Subnautica. History.

September 2, 2021

Masochism in its glory.People have different emotional responses to everything around them. Some can look at bloody uncensored dismemberment without...

The differences between the Metro 2033 books and the games

September 2, 2021

"Metro 2033" is a real phenomenon (okay, wait, it already was)...Dmitry Glukhovsky created a real outlet for the Russian reader, and the games (no...

Remember the old days. Mechcommander

September 2, 2021

Life is a Circle of Equals. It's where Destiny seeks to subdue the Wolf Clan and loses. It's where Destiny wants to defeat the Bear Clan and gets...

Mirror's Edge: Catalyst. Corporate Postironia.

September 2, 2021

Unbeknownst to me, some suspicious person did an unknown thing, after which - EVERYTHING!!!A brief summary of a local ENT.Postironia (post-irony...

WoW-Killers or a little bit about the competition

August 5, 2021

About a month or two ago I came across an interesting article on the crisis. No, not that global honeycomb that covers the planet Earth, but a local...

History of the keyboard. Genius ideas.

August 3, 2021

The history of the keyboard goes back to 1870, when inventor Sholes invented the typewriter. It was the most miserable keyboard of all. But progress...

Games in modern society.

August 3, 2021

Modern computer games, and especially three-dimensional shooters, it is impossible to imagine without the PC. Every day we meet a person who at least...

The Chronicles of Cookie Land. The Beginning.

August 3, 2021

- General Napoleon! They're already in the palace, you need to leave now. - How much time do we have, Major? - The old general suddenly felt the...

What I saw in StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty

August 3, 2021

Sweet home Alabama The developers' attitude towards the series and respect for the fans is immediately striking. Setup is not just an installation...

Computer industry news

August 3, 2021

Apple unveiled an external trackpad for iMac personal computers Owners of Apple notebooks have long appreciated the large glass touchpad with...

They say art house. "Inappropriate Man."

August 3, 2021

This is clearly not a movie review. It's not even a review. You can hardly call it a post, but it just so happens that I'm not a particular fan of...

News from the Dragon Age 2 world.

August 3, 2021

Good day, buddy! Glad to present you all the news, which at the moment is from the world of DA2. All these spices I am ready to present to you, dear...

StarCraft II (2010)

August 3, 2021

"Hell, it's about time!" Finished the SC2 campaign yesterday. On EA. Never been a fan of the Tara universe, but played it on beta and dragged. If...

My top 10 games of all time

July 28, 2021

Good day readers, I have prepared for you the top 10 video games of all time. You may ask how you can choose 10 games out of millions. What right...

Games for which it is worth investing in a dedicated server

May 13, 2021

Multiplayer is one of the basic branches of gaming nowadays. Every day millions of people spend their free time playing Call of Duty, Fortnite or...