20°
Submitted by rajeanak25 644d ago | preview

'Faeria' Hands-On Preview - Magic: The Hexening

Collectible card games – CCG’s – are a bit of a weird thing for me. I’ve always loved the core concepts of games such as Magic: The Gathering, but the actual gameplay never really grabbed me. However, instances where CCG elements have been transplanted into other genres such as Sony’s PoxNora, EA’s Battleforge, or even Mojang’s upcoming Scrolls, I find the whole experience more compelling. No longer are summoned creatures just illustrations on a piece of card, but units on the playfield with their own stats, abilities and movement ranges – a much more satisfying way to play, so I was intrigued when I was invited to a closed weekend play session of Abrakam’s upcoming browser-based CCG/Hex-based strategy game Faeria. Here’s how things went down: (Indie, PC)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
10°

Enemy Front Review – An Inglorious Bughunt [Dealspwn]

14m ago - Dealspwn writes: The extensive development time hasn’t helped the game nail a single element of w... | PC
30°

Sniper Elite 3 (2014) Review | FilmGamesEtc

24m ago - Sniper Elite 3 (SE3) is the latest entry in the Sniper Elite franchise. The Sniper Elite series h... | PC
30°

[Continue Play] Heroes of the Storm: Zagara, The Broodmother Preview

47m ago - Continue Play's Brian Kale continues his ongoing Heroes of the Storm character previews where he... | PC
40°

Late to the Party: Goat Simulator

2h ago - Junkie Monkeys: Ah, good ol’ Goat Simulator. Goat Simulator can be described as the glitch that t... | PC
Ad

Murdered: Soul Suspect Review

Now - Drew takes on some paranormal investigation. | Promoted post
30°

Dino Hunter: Deadly Shores - How to get free gold, map pieces and cash

7h ago - WP - "Dino Hunter: Deadly Shores is a spinoff of the Deer Hunter series, with (of course) dinosau... | iPhone