Archive for the ‘Featured’ Category
  • We’re Recruiting

    2 CommentsPosted by on May 13, 2013 under Featured
    That's right, due to changes within the site, we're looking for some of you gamer type people to come join us here at GripYaJoystick. There are a number of positions available, and as such bound to be something for experienced and new comers alike. That being said, no experience is needed however half a brain cell is generally requested. If you're not sure if you have half a brain cell or not, ... more.
  • Lets Play Wargame Airland Battle Preview English/Deutsch HD #1

    2 CommentsPosted by on May 12, 2013 under Featured, Previews
    I play a skrimish battle with the USMC against the AI on Medium. I hope you get a good impression of the Beta game. To read more about it, check out my Preview on Gripyajyostick, who made it possible to recieve this early version. If you like me to continue with the campaign, write me a comment, like the vids and I will play a full singleplayer campaign as soon as it is released. Have Fun! ... more.
  • Dead Island Riptide Strategy guide – Winner and New competition

    9 CommentsPosted by on May 12, 2013 under Featured, Giveaways, Walkthroughs
    It seems, we've been a little busy here at GripYaJoystick HQ, and as such never actually posted the winner, as as such the new competition to win the strategy guides for Dead Island Riptide. So without further a do... The winner would have been "Wesley Smith" with: "As you are giving away a strategy guide, why not set the competition up so that people have to come up with their own strategy gu... more.
  • Preview Wargame: AirLand Battle English/Deutsch

    1 CommentsPosted by on May 12, 2013 under Featured, Previews
    Many might know already the previous game of the franchise (European Escalation), so I will just shortly explain the features, it has in common with it. Wargame: AirLand Battle is an RTS set in a conflict between the NATO and the SU. The conflict plays in 1985 and it features more than 150 different planes and more than 750 different vehicles. You can command every single one of them and can... more.
  • Anomaly 2 Closed Beta PREVIEW

    1 CommentsPosted by on May 9, 2013 under Featured, Previews
    When I first pick up a game, the first few minutes are really important to capture my attention. Think we can blame my ADD for that. So let's talk about Anomaly 2. I love the intro video. Full of Mech action! Brings me back to the likes of BattleTech which was my first Mech game. And also reminded me of the Pacific Rim trailer (view it here). I wanted to find out more about this game after just... more.
  • Xenonauts Preview English/Deutsch

    1 CommentsPosted by on May 7, 2013 under Featured, Previews
    Xenonauts is an X-Com game, that tries to capture the spirit of the original. It is being developed by a small company (, which has a very good community support and is mostly financed by kickstarter and preorders. Now it is short before going to Steam with a Beta Version. I will do an extensive Preview, once it is short before going public and a very detailed... more.
  • Prime World Defenders Preview Let’s Play Beta #1

    1 CommentsPosted by on May 5, 2013 under Featured, Previews
    I am playing Prime World Defenders a fantasy tower defense game - which will be published in a few weeks on Steam. One can purchase an early beta already now. GripYaJoystick was able to receive an early press version and we could publish a Lets Play Preview. Read also my Preview article. More Previews will follow...also of "AAA Titles" - so better subscribe to our youtube channel to not miss anyth... more.
  • Phantasy Star – Master System

    8 CommentsPosted by on May 4, 2013 under Featured, Reviews
    No game has been so influential in it’s origins but so forgotten by a generation of role playing fanatics. Some games gave birth to the ideas of tactical game play  some gave artistic influences and some just emulated the previous and made better on the genre. One game however, invented an entire genre, reviewed gamer’s views on the perception of story telling and changed the face of gaming ... more.
  • Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon

    1 CommentsPosted by on May 4, 2013 under Featured, Reviews
    Far Cry 3 is definitely in my top 10 games of the current gen consoles, delivering a huge environment, a wide customizable arsenal and probably one of the best villains in videogame history. So with the game concluded where can we go from here? How about a completely different direction! Well some absolute genius came up with “Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon” and its protagonist “Rex Power Colt”... more.
  • Prime World Defenders Preview – In English/Auf Deutsch

    1 CommentsPosted by on May 3, 2013 under Featured, Reviews
    Prime World Defenders is a tower defense game with lots of tactical options. The lore explains that there was a substance “prime” found, which was used to develop new techs and “magic” – at the same time new creatures, which came in touch with it “the touched” mutated and have to be defeated. That is what the player will do – by building towers and using “magic” he will defeat... more.
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