Blue Stinger Retro Review: The Dive Bar of Dreamcast Games

To this day, I don’t really know what Blue Stinger was actually about. I was an angsty teenager when I last played it  so my emotional pursuit of the opposite sex and a tendency to fall asleep listening to Linkin Park more than muffled the intricate details of my semi-adulthood. I can piece together bits… Continue reading

Hybrid Video Reflex Review: Jet Packs Everywhere

What made the dudes at 5th Cell decide to take a break from Drawing and Scribbling to create a futuristic third person shooter? You won’t find that answer in this video! What you will find, though, is Hybrid – a wholly competent competitive shooter with a tactical movement mechanic that actually works. Even if I… Continue reading

Hey! Watch! Super T.I.M.E. Force Trailer is from Saturday Morning’s Past

Retro graphics with action that practically shoots the name Contra across the screen, plus time manipulation and a ghost army. Did you need any more info to be sold on Super T.I.M.E. Force? Well Capybara Games has put together a trailer to blow your childhood minds just in case: During our last preview, I was… Continue reading

Torchlight 2 on September 20th for $20

While it was fun to speculate on the possibilities of Torchlight 1 and 2 both coming out before Diablo III, ultimately that didn’t happen. Runic Games has been putting the polish on Torchlight 2 for a better part of this year, but until today the release date has been hazy. Torchlight 2 will be available… Continue reading

Orcs Must Die 2 Booster Pack Adds Killable Fire & Water August 29th

Well, Orcs Must Die! 2 has almost been out for a full month at this point, and if you are like me, you have to wonder what Robot Entertainment is doing over there. I mean, it took a whole nine months for us to get a sequel, those lazy bastards. I may have too many levels to… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Darksiders II

I admit that I can be a pretty aimless person without the right motivation. However, when something matters to me or the people I care about, you can rest assured that I will be do whatever it takes to help out. That is along as I don’t get stuck or lost along the way. That’s… Continue reading

Intrusion 2 Game Curious Video: Alpha Ass Kicker

As a gaming journalist, I’ve learned to temper my emotions and maintain objectivity any time a new game trailer erupts from the interwebs. That being said, sometimes a trailer melts away my professionalism, leaving me in an emotional state not unlike that of an elementary age child who has just excitedly peed their pants after… Continue reading

Orcs Must Die! 2 Video Reflex Review: I See You Trappin’

Orcs Must Die! by Robot Entertainment received almost universal praise for its satisfying blend of action and tower defense. However, the people cried out for more. They wanted more traps, more weapons, more orcs and most importantly, more players. Orcs Must Die! 2 is their answer. In this Reflex Review, we’ll show you the new… Continue reading

La-Mulana Game Curious Video: Raiding Ain’t Easy

After eons of waiting, the English version of La-Mulana is finally released. Do you like Metroidvania games? Do you like Indiana Jones? Then you’re probably the target audience for La-Mulana. Justin and Josh are happy to find that a charming and surprisingly deep throwback experience awaits them in this Game Curious. This video is intended… Continue reading

Dust: An Elysian Tail Launch Trailer is Winning Summer of Arcade

I’m not going to address those other games, all you should know is that Dust: An Elysian Tale is this week’s major Xbox Live Arcade release and that Metroidvania fans need to pay attention to this trailer: Dust fits the classic mold of the XBLA that we all used to love. Small team, gorgeous artwork,… Continue reading