Gwent — Beta Testing

I have a confession.  Despite being such an avid gamer, I have never played The Witcher 3.  Hopefully some of you haven’t lost all respect for me and will continue reading.

Card games have always been favorites of mine from traditional ones like Magic: The Gathering and Hearthstone to deckbuilders like Dominion and modern spins like Clash Royale.  Gwent was such a popular minigame in The Witcher 3 that CD Projekt Red went all in and made it a standalone title.  This past weekend’s PS4 stress test gave me a chance to try it out.  Here’s how someone who didn’t play The Witcher 3 but loves card games sees Gwent.

Multiple rounds and a meaningful board make for great mind games in Gwent.

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Destiny (PS4) — Beta Testing

Destiny is a game that I’ve been looking forward to for a long, long time.  I’ve got many, many hours logged on both Halo 3 and Halo: Reach so Bungie’s next venture is definitely something on my watch list.  I played the open beta this past weekend as did my friend Aaron.  We sat down to talk it over, what we liked, didn’t like, and are hoping makes it into launch.

Did you try it? What did you think?

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