Category Archives: Reviews
Rebooting much-loved franchises is always risky. Recent history, however, has taught us that the risk can pay off with the well received revivals of games like SSX and the fresh new take on Devil May Cry. Then again, if you’ve played Duke Nukem Forever you might not be so optimistic.But, fear not! Tomb Raider is a phenomenal game.
Trouble always seems to find its way to the Mushroom Kingdom. Just as Mario and Luigi go off on a coin hunt in the sky, their beloved Princess Peach is kidnapped by the dastardly Koopalings. The brothers have to venture through over 80 stages to rescue her, grabbing an endless deluge of coins across land, water, air, and snow along the way.
The game was originally set for release on September 4, 2012 in North America and September 6 in Europe; however, it was subsequently delayed due to the developers tweaking the final release version of the game and I’m glad they did.
Hitman: Absolution is an action-adventure stealth game developed by IO Interactive and published by Square Enix. It is the fifth entry in the Hitman game series, and will run on IO Interactive’s proprietary Glacier 2 game engine. Will it go unnoticed or will it be a hit for 2012?
Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask for the 3DS has 150 more Laytonesque teasers on the cartridge, with an additional 365 being offered up as part of a daily download system.
If you are a gamer then the chances are you know what HALO is, you may or may not know that its also the most successful xbox franchise to date and that HALO 4 is no longer created by the same people as the previous HALO games but now its done by 343 Industries. The games producer Kiki Wolfkill stated once that the team working on the game were not only fans of where the game was but where it’s going to go.
Did they do it justice?
After suffering through three abysmal movie tie-in games, War for Cybertron which was released two years ago smashed it out of the park with top-notch art direction and a story that brought the game back to its roots and did right by long-time fans. Fall of Cybertron picks up where the previous title left off while improving on the prior game’s already winning formula in nearly every way.