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

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

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

Death is Versatile in Darksiders II Gameplay Trailer

Death is approaching and you might be surprised at how agile this horseman actually is. While Darksiders II has had plenty of trailers setting up Death’s arrival, THQ has unleashed a gameplay trailer that showcases Death’s combat skills while teasing some surprising inhabitants in this apocalypse:   Darksiders has developed a decent fan following and… Continue reading

E3 12: Star Wars 1313 Debut Interview with Gameplay

Star Wars video games, amiright? Actually, I’ll admit I was kind of surprised at the rumors around Star Wars 1313 when I first heard about it. Mainly in that LucasArts is still pressing the franchise for new games in a post-The Old Republic world. Besides that fact and the strange title, I had no idea… Continue reading

Lone Survivor Review: The Legend of Sleepy Cat

Some experiences are straight-forward, sometimes beating you over the head with how obvious the world around you truly is. Then there is Lone Survivor, where appearances deceive from multiple angles and questioning the situation becomes a regular occurrence. Created by Jasper Byrne, this indie survival horror adventure returns to a time where genre descriptions were… Continue reading

Should I Play The Walking Dead: Episode 1? – The Cursed Checkpoint #115

Ethan has been a bit outspoken against The Walking Dead episodes prior to their release, and Justin and Brandon couldn’t be happier with the series after the first episode. Can they convince Ethan and his ilk to stick with the series? The Cursed Checkpoint is a topical video game podcast focused on discussions and interviews… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Lone Survivor

Sometimes you wake up and realize the world around you has changed. Whether it’s a freak natural disaster, the election of a new public official or the effects of a fast spreading disease, things that were once familiar and safe are now foreign and perhaps even dangerous.  You could wait around until things go back to normal, but inaction has… Continue reading