May 14th, 2021 Duke Nukem 3D

Another Attack: Woudrichem War

Author: Maarten van Oostrum Released: July 15th 2020

Introduction

First part in a series, establishing itself as this massive urban playground where every progressive milestone is conquered by peeling away at individual layers that help fortify an alien infested city. Players will be working their way around the island’s outskirts, fighting through heavily guarded streets and leaping over rooftops, before towering over Woudrichem itself to contemplate their journey made to reach that point.

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April 1st, 2021 Half Life

They Hunger Trilogy

Author: Neil Manke Released: March 27 2001

Introduction

You take on the role of a successful writer who is struggling to complete their latest work. In an effort to regain inspiration your publisher rents out a country house to relax and write with renewed invigoration. During the long drive a hurried radio announcement talks about an unknown atmospheric phenomena reported around the area. Just after broadcasting this warning, a fierce lightning bolt strikes and causes you to swerve into the river.

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March 3rd, 2021 Duke Nukem 3D

Fallout Freeze

Author: Artem Brullov Released: December 30th 2020

Introduction

It’s a late night and the Aliens have headed out to do some last minute Christmas shopping by occupying a shopping department named Queen’s Mall to grab the best deals in town all for themselves – everything is free for the taking! Duke has caught onto their plans as he usually does, loads up his pistol, slips into a pair of high heel boots and makes his way over to save the holidays one more time.

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April 6th, 2019 Duke Nukem 3D

Poison Heart

Author: Aymeric "MRCK" Nocus Released: February 26th 2019

Introduction

On a cold evening during the Christmas season, amidst an assortment of colourful festivities decorating the snow veiled cityscape, Duke stares upon a burning wreckage of his trusty postal van seconds before an assault from green runts dash onto the scene. Time to clean up this mess, hit the sack and be ready for an early shift tomorrow.

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May 13th, 2018 Duke Nukem 3D

Spacetronic

Author: Maarten van Oostrum Released: July 15th 2017

Introduction

Responding to a distress signal Duke arrives to find a space station that has become under siege by an alien threat. Not only must this nuisance be dealt with, his secondary goal falls under mechanic duties to repair and refuel one of the shuttles to escape with once his job is complete. Now if only the five pieces required to solve that problem weren’t conveniently scattered across the station.

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April 17th, 2018 Doom 2: Hell on Earth

Miasma

Author: Thomas "tourniquet" Seifert Released: March 2nd 2016

Introduction

MIASMA is a non-linear beast of a level that features several vicious encounters scattered along its many paths diverting from the central hub. Choosing which direction to take first could be best described as picking your poison, not knowing what dangers might be lurking ahead.

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March 18th, 2018 Duke Nukem 3D

Naked Dash

Author: Mister Sinister Released: September 24th 2017

Introduction

“Welcome to our domain, Nukem”. The NAKED DASH is a surreal and dangerous office complex built by aliens for entertainment purposes, filled with deadly traps and daring obstacle courses. If Duke wishes to survive and escape this nightmare he must first conquer this gauntlet of wits and puzzle solving.

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March 10th, 2018 Duke Nukem 3D

Shaky Grounds pt2: Tragedy

Author: Merlijn v. Oostrum Released: October 26th 2017

Introduction

Having survived the initial blast, Duke continues towards the epicentre of the disaster located right under a local venue named, “The Kompleks” too seek out and destroy an alien doomsday device causing these disastrous earthquakes. There isn’t much time left until the weapon finishes recharging for a second more devastating blast, all while a constant assault is sent after Duke by their mysterious leader Froyd Eenakee.

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March 10th, 2018 Blog

A Belated Update

In recent years I’ve always had the intention to give TAW another fresh coat of paint and fix several concerns I’ve had regarding how I currently perceive the site itself nowadays and its functionality, but never got around to doing that. With renewed interest in writing reviews having sincerely missed doing them, I finally sat down and got to work and here is the result. Read on for more details on the intentions behind this update and other thoughts.

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October 30th, 2017 Duke Nukem 3D

Shaky Grounds pt1: Apocollapse

Author: Merlijn van Oostrum Released: September 9th 2016

Introduction

Duke finds himself heavily roused from slumber. Outside, thick clouds continue showcasing their many grey hues but at least the raining has stopped. What happened just now? It felt as if the entire building were shaking… an earthquake? As far as Duke knew, Europe didn’t have any major fault lines. Not a moment later the room began to violently rattle again, but this time it didn’t stop…

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