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Co-Op Critics Podcast–Dying Light: The Following and Let’s Play Quietly

In the latest episode of the Co-Op Critics podcast, Brian and Nick discuss our game of the month, Dying Light: The Following, look at some of April’s releases, and unveil our new gaming channel, Let’s Play Quietly.

You can check out the new channel at tinyurl.com/LPQ-ASMR.

You can listen to the episode right here in the player above, or check us out on iTunes and Spreaker. You can also listen to back episodes on our podcast page.

NOTE: The game of the month for April on Co-Op Critics will be The Division. We’ll be featuring videos all month and a podcast at the end of February to discuss our thoughts on the game.

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The Sad Demise of Fable Legends–A Victim of Circumstance?

Fable_LegendsOn Monday Microsoft announced that the long in development Fable Legends was being canceled, and they were looking to close Lionhead Studios. In the press release, General Manager of Microsoft Studios Europe Hanno Lemke said:

“These changes are taking effect as Microsoft Studios continues to focus its investment and development on the games and franchises that fans find most exciting and want to play.”

That’s kind of kicking a developer while they’re down, don’t you think? Let’s unpack that a little.READ MORE

Dying Light: The Following First Impressions–Ridiculous Fun

It’s great to be back.

If you’ve been following Co-Op Critics for a while, then you know both Nick and I loved Dying Light–it was #1 and #2 on our “Games of 2015” lists, respectively. Dying Light’s first major expansion The Following is our spotlight game for March 2016, and this past weekend Nick, Josh and I dove into it. I’m happy to report that Dying Light remains one of the most fun games I’ve played in years, and the addition of vehicles only makes the gameplay more insane.READ MORE