Posted by Peter Carpenter on April 2, 2011 under Videos
Good news for fans of what most gamers consider the best title of 2010, Mass Effect 2, which made many PS3 gamers quite happy when the game became cross-platform. Now that many have conquered the lengthy Mass Effect 2 disc-based campaign, the release of the second DLC, dubbed "Arrival" that continues the Mass Effect storyline will certainly be welcomed by the Xbox 360 and PS3 faithful alike. How c... more.
Posted by Peter Carpenter on April 1, 2011 under Videos
Sharpen up those combat-crosses! The understandably popular Castlevania series' lastest edition, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow has some new DLC, Castlevania Lords of Shadow, then subtitle "Reverie", to keep the dark, castle slayin' action underway. The new Castlevania has experienced a little technical difficulty making it's way on to Xbox 360's "Live", but it's good to go the PSN, and has been fre... more.
Posted by Peter Carpenter on March 31, 2011 under PC, Walkthroughs
In Oct 2009, the well-received RPG Torchlight, came on the gaming scene, and the fantasy-themed game had a fair bit going for that pleased fans of the genre. It's hack and slash indie style, combined with it's rebelliously low $20 price tag, won the game many fans, and now these same fans that have patiently waited out the close to 2 year gap between the original Torchlight's release, and the now ... more.
Posted by Peter Carpenter on March 27, 2011 under News
Of all the established third person shooter franchises out there, SOCOM, (Special Operations Command), already has a special place in Playstation history. With already well-established roots in Playstation 2, it has at least 10 existing versions over 4 different platforms, some would consider SOCOM the flagship series of Playstation third person tactical shooters. So with a history like that, ther... more.
Posted by Peter Carpenter on March 26, 2011 under News
Pro wrestling, the "sport" that caught us all by complete surprise, (wink, wink...), when the truth was finally revealed decade or two ago that the matches' winners were scripted and pre-detetmined. Yet this revelation has done relatively little to diminish the popularity of this over-the-top exhibition...and why? Well, the same things that made it popular when some believed it to be "real", still... more.
Posted by Peter Carpenter on March 25, 2011 under News
With yet another installment of the LEGO videogame franchise barely two days old, were making it our mission inspect yet another installment of this multiplying juggernaut, the LEGO videogame series, this one being LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars, the same sub-franchise (Star Wars), that led the whole LEGO game series to being started off to begin with.This LEGO gaming franchise couldn't possi... more.
Posted by Peter Carpenter on March 24, 2011 under News
First, Back To The Future: The Game a couple of weeks ago, and now Atari's Ghostbusters: Sanctum of Slime, is making March feel a little like 80's retro gaming month to me, although I suppose it takes more than two titles to form a definitive pattern, one more before March ends, and then I'd say March has had a bit of an 80's tribute feel. Regardless I'd have to say I've always had a nod of respec... more.
Posted by Peter Carpenter on March 21, 2011 under PS3 / PS4, Walkthroughs, Wii/U, X360 / XBox ONE
In the gaming world, golf is one sport that the sport division of Electronic Arts' game factory has near all sewn up, as they have little competition from other game producers. The "2K" group gives EA a run for their money on most other sport titles by producing a comparable product, usually at a lower price, but there is no line of "2K" golf games, so has this monopoly of the golf gaming mark... more.
Posted by Peter Carpenter on March 18, 2011 under News, PC, PS3 / PS4, X360 / XBox ONE
There are multiple reasons that Crysis 2 is certainly one of the more marquee titles to be released recently, but I believe the paramount reason would have the stunning visual look of the original title. So does the Crysis 2 multiplayer demo show us that even that impressive effort can be improved upon, graphics and otherwise ? CRYSIS 2 TRAILER Well, first of all, there's the suit. ... more.
Posted by Peter Carpenter on March 18, 2011 under Videos
Enjoyed my week hiatus, and now it's time once again to see which of the latest crop of games are the innovators, and which are the imitators. First up on the test list is Slam Bolt Scrappers, a game that, in the immediate, is a little tricky to pin a distinct genre on. We suppose the only "tag" that appropriately fits Slam Bolt Scrappers, is hybrid. Not exactly a title that a gamer can pick ... more.