AFK: Daily Rewards

AFK: Daily Rewards

Like most idle games, AFK Arena provides a number of rewards for logging in every day, be it free heroes, additional experience points, and other similar goodies. Today I wanted to present a simple and easy-to-follow checklist for you to use in order to get the most...
Being Hardcore (Grim Dawn)

Being Hardcore (Grim Dawn)

Recently having picked up the 2016 action-RPG game Grim Dawn and progressing through the main gameplay, I decided to start over with a new challenge—Hardcore Mode. Available in many other games of the genre (particularly Diablo III and Torchlight II),...
AFK: Heroic Overflow

AFK: Heroic Overflow

A common player lament when it comes to AFK games is the lack of storage capacity for heroes—whether purchased through the store or won as rewards for in-game contests, it’s often very easy to reach the maximum number of heroes quickly. Most games allow you to...
Emergent Gameplay and Deadly Carp

Emergent Gameplay and Deadly Carp

Dwarf Fortress is a game where a small band of explorers try to make their way in a procedurally-generated world, facing dangers both external (monsters, lava) and internal (political strife, food shortages). Even a basic playthrough can quickly grow to immense...
Flinging Fire

Flinging Fire

Of the mages available to play in Heroes of the Storm, Kael’thas the blood elf is among the most popular, showing up in almost 75% of professional and amateur matches. Though he has very few hit points, his capacity to control the arena and dish out sustained...
AFK: Battle Formations

AFK: Battle Formations

In this inaugural post discussing the idle mobile game AFK Arena, I wanted to discuss effective ways to arrange your heroes on the battlefield to maximize their potential, and help you climb up the leaderboards as effectively as possible! Each team on the field has...