Enslaved: Odyssey to the West Review: Monkeying Around the Apocalypse

With so many details to love about Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, the moment that really struck me is one of the most intangible yet core elements that games seem to be missing these days. Right in the middle of my adventure when I successfully fended off another horde of mechs in destructive slow motion… Continue reading

Dead Rising 2 Review: Crazy Crap and Ingenuity

Before you begin reading this review, I want to make something very clear. If you didn’t like the original Dead Rising or the recent prequel Dead Rising: Case Zero, you are not going to like this game. Simple as that. New additions to the Dead Rising formula make the sequel feel relatively fresh, but not a… Continue reading

Review: STALKER: Call Of Pripyat: Solid Fallout Hunting

Are you indifferent to the demilitarized sites of a nuclear meltdowns? Can you shoot a gun and/or fight for your life on a day to day basis? Do you like vodka? Does a new career opportunity with endless financial possibilities sound great? If you answered yes to any of the above, you might be perfect for an… Continue reading

Reward Yourself With Demon’s Souls

When a game gets its notoriety for being “the hardest game,” it turns a few heads. Last year, Atlus gambled where Sony didn’t and decided to release Demon’s Souls in North America. It was said to bring about a challenge level the likes of which we haven’t seen for decades. While this intrigued me, it… Continue reading

Alan Wake Flickers With Potential

I either missed the initial wave of excitement about Alan Wake when it was announced at E3 in 2005 or I had completely forgotten about it since it was so long ago. My discovery of the game came in 2009’s E3 presentation, where the video footage absolutely blew me away. I could immediately tell that… Continue reading

Dead Space 2 Reveal Trailer

Isaac Clarke may have survived his harrowing first encounter with the Necromorphs, but it doesn’t look like his sanity was as fortunate. In the reveal trailer “Dementia” for Dead Space 2 with the help of Rorschach testing we dive into the mind of Isaac as he relives the nightmare of the incidents from 2008’s horrifying… Continue reading

No Hope for Kratos

Let’s get this out of the way. God of War 2 was the crowning achievement of my PS2 gaming days. I am a huge Kratos fan. I’m big enough fan of the niche of the action genre that GoW created, that I shelled out cash for the recent soulless knock-off, Dante’s Inferno. I held off… Continue reading