Posts Tagged ‘MDickie’

MDickie’s Wrestling Revolution 3D powerbombs PC

Noted wrestlemaniac Mat ‘MDickie’ Dickie has returned to PC after several years focused on pocket telephones, now delivering Wrestling Revolution 3D [official site] to us. MDickie is perhaps best known for the astonishing biblical sandbox RPG The You Testament but his wrestle ’em ups offer fine fightfun. Resident slamfan Adam even declared that MDickie’s old Wrestling MPire Remix was probably the best wrestling sim. I’m glad that PC matmasters can once again smell what MDickie is cooking. Read the rest of this entry »

Have You Played… Wrestling MPire Remix

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time.

Wrestling MPire Remix [official site], creator Mat Dickie claims, is “the PC’s biggest and best wrestling simulator”. I think he’s probably right.

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Beyond The Mat: How To Fix Wrestling Games

2K have finally released all of the DLC for WWE 2K15. Why do I care, you might be wondering, given that I gave the game a bit of a kicking in my review. Primarily, I care because I am too stubborn to stop playing, even though I can’t possibly recommend the game to anyone else. I love wrestling and even though 2K15 doesn’t do most of the interesting things that a wrestling game COULD do, I’m having fun poking around in the Universe mode, pretending to be a booker, organising almighty feuds and pushing my favourite characters to the stars.

Once again, I’ve been thinking about why I want to see wrestling translated into game form successfully. Even if you don’t know WCW from ECW or Goldust from Goldberg, you might be entertained and, hey, maybe you’ll realise there’s something behind all of the babyoil and biceps.

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