Max Payne 3 Video Reflex Review: The Only Way He Knows How

I haven’t always been in Rockstar’s corner. Originally, it drew me in with its knack for fun and addictive gameplay in gritty realistic worlds. Over the next few years though, the gameplay started to wane and every sandbox felt the same, just as its true talent for dramatic narrative and memorable characters took over. I… Continue reading

Today’s Single Player DLC Doesn’t Stand a Chance

The endless value potential of downloadable content (DLC) was one of the most promising features for this generation of video games. Games were finally able to take advantage of online connectivity, but it’s a well stated consensus that the overall quality level of DLC this generation has been quite underwhelming. While the multiplayer side of… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Download Experimentation

Starbreeze (The Riddick Games, The Darkness, Syndicate) recently announced they are developing an exclusive game for PSN. What major developer would you like to see take a crack at a smaller downloadable title, and what do you think they would try and make? Or do you think they should stick with their AAA titles? Want… Continue reading

Perfect Timing for the GTA V Announcement

It is with no small amount of personal and professional pleasure that I share GamePolitics.com’s article “GTA V Announcement Timed with Thompson’s Three-Year Disbarment Anniversary,” with you. Not that it comes as any surprise, but the guys over at Rockstar clearly have a mischievous sense of humor. If you’ve followed gaming and the First Amendment… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: For Pirates Who Like Their Games Early and Broken

The news was not quite as explosive as previous weeks, but hopefully the explosions from the holiday weekend distracted pirates from downloading Gears 3? Maybe not. We still managed to wrap up our Mario Madness series in preparation for a successful Horrible Night Out. We’ll have video evidence soon. Every day we are on the… Continue reading

Spoiler Alert: Red Dead Redemption

Red Dead Redemption has been out for close to a year now and since myself and GiffTor recently finished the game, JDevL was excited to actually be able to discuss some of the major plot points of the ending of the game. If you haven’t played Red Dead Redemption and still want to, turn back… Continue reading

Uncanny Valley Be Damned, L.A. Noire Looks Cool

It looks like Rockstar is going to kick us square in the pants again with another game that some of us might have dismissed when we first heard about it’s development. L.A. Noire takes on the classic noire films of the 40’s and 50’s and brings that genre into a world that really has no experience… Continue reading