Destiny needs little introduction. The latest shooter from Halo creator Bungie, the game has enraptured the gaming public, quickly becoming one of the best selling games of the year. The promise that sold Destiny was an innovative shooter that pulled in elements of MMORPGs to create an experience like no other……
While EA Sports’ other series like Madden and FIFA saw their debut on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One last November, the NHL series was left out. As a result, the anticipation for the first eighth generation iteration of the series was very high with…..
The Final Fantasy series has been around for over 25 years, debuting in Japan back in 1987 before arriving in the US in 1990. In that time, the series has brought us a lot of games, including plenty of mainline titles as well as spinoffs……
Fairy Fencer F manages to take elements from various RPGs and implement them in its own unique way. It also includes big name development staff including Yoshitaka Amano whom has done artwork for just about every single Final Fantasy title, and Nobuo Uematsu also known…..
Video games may be a visual medium, but audio plays just as important a role in many games as well. Whether this involves the in-game soundtrack or the use of voice chat to communicate how to put a strategy together in Halo when playing online,…..
Dead Rising 3 hit the Xbox One as one of the best launch titles you could get at the time. Despite a few flaws it still remains one of the best games you can play on Microsoft’s current generation system. Now PC gamers can get in on the…..
Prior to the last generation of gaming, motion gaming was mostly a bomb, with mass failures like the Power Glove never managing to take off. However, everything changed when the Nintendo Wii was launched and brought motion gaming into the mainstream. This led to Microsoft’s…..
Warriors Orochi is the widely known hack and slash adventure game that takes it’s characters from various Tecmo-Koei franchises, such as Dynasty Warriors, Atlier, Dead Or Alive, Ninja Gaiden and various others. It is essentially a mash up of a roster of fan favorite characters…..
After eight long months and four action-packed and emotional episodes, we have finally reached the end of the road, at least for now, with the final episode of the second season of The Walking Dead. With such an extremely critically acclaimed first season, which won…..
Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair is the follow-up to the previous title Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc which released to western audiences earlier this year in February. The gameplay follows an Ace Attorney like style like its predecessor but adds a few bits and bobs. Does it…..
Crossovers in gaming are pretty natural in this day and age, with some being on a much larger scale like Super Smash Bros. that take characters from a number of franchises and brings them into one single game. However, sometimes we get crossovers that are…..
Post-apocalyptic games are all over the place these days. It seems like every time a new game is announced there is a high chance that it takes place some time after we’ve all been blown up, infected, or destroyed in some way. So, for a game…..
For anyone that grew up in the late 1980s and early 1990s, there is a good chance that Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was a major part of your childhood. Debuting from Mirage Comics, the series grew into a phenomenon thanks to the cartoon series and…..
There are a number of annual franchises out there in the gaming industry, but one of the most popular is easily the Madden series. Dating way back to 1988 when the game was known as just John Madden Football, the series has seen a release…..
Sword Art Online is a well renowned series of manga, anime and novels that have been taking the world by storm. There have been few Sword Art Online games to speak of released in the west until now. Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment will bring…..
The Last Tinker: City of Colors is a game that is full of contradictions. It is both colorful and beautiful, as well as cold and lifeless. At times it can be fun and bright, and at others dark and boring. It is a platforming game, yet there…..
Counter Spy is a stealth game which uses a 2D/3D hybrid perspective and brings forward a lot of great ideas for the genre. Releasing as part of Sony’s Summer Play promotion and published by Sony Computer Entertainment, Counter Spy is the first game from a small…..
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare is one of the most surprising shooters to launch this year. While it may have been easy to laugh off PopCap’s venture into the third person shooter genre, the results are not so laughable. By most accounts, including ours, Plants…..
The ‘Tales Of’ franchise is one that always seems to have a deep story that gets interconnected in various entries and that’s what fans love about it. Not just the gameplay but the immersion into the world they create. Tales Of Xillia 2 continues on…..
I still stand by a lot of what I said about Diablo III when it arrived on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 last year, despite it being an entirely different game from the one soon to be released. I still firmly believe that the PC is…..
Piranha Bytes brings us another nameless hero on a grand journey and this time he’s setting out to reclaim a stolen, personal belonging: his soul. Oh, and he might just save the world from the Titan Lords along the way. It’s an adventure littered with…..
Akiba’s Trip: Undead and Undressed is an interesting JRPG to say the least. It centers around the real-life location of Akihabara in Tokyo also known as the ‘Electric Town’ for all the neon. Developed by Acquire, known for their work on the Tenchu and Way…..
Everyone was curious when Amazon decided to start their own gaming studio aptly named Amazon Game Studios. Their first title to appear on their Android based microconsole, the Amazon Fire TV is Sev Zero. Does this title make a killer debut on the new platform, or is there…..
The second of three planned map pack expansions, Titanfall: Frontier’s Edge adds three new maps to your Titan vs. Pilot experience. Each map features newer design ideas that Respawn has finely tuned through their experience with the base game, and the last expansion, Titanfall: Expedition. Even with Titanfall’s already stacked…..
The experience of playing Gods Will Be Watching isn’t something that I would describe as fun. It isn’t intended to be, it is a hardcore survival simulator that requires you to manage your time, resources, and people in situations that will frustrate and disturb. So, since it…..
In this day and age, indie developers have become so prominent in the gaming industry that there are new games coming out weekly, with some being better than others of course. One of my favorite parts of gaming is being caught completely by surprise on…..
Pool is not a sport that gets talked about often, but it’s a fun sport to play with friends if you are in a bar. As for video games based on Pool, not many of them have been made but they’re still fun. Pure Pool…..
Divinity: Original Sin is an admirable achievement by developer Larian Studios. The game serves as a prequel to their long-running Divinity series, but it feels like this is the game they have always wanted to make. The team turned to Kickstarter to get Divinity: Original Sin made, supposedly because publishers…..
If you are a fan of gaming, which I assume you are by visiting this site, there is almost no way that you haven’t heard of The Last of Us. Featuring some of the best storytelling and dialogue ever in a game and bringing home…..
Who says that AA games are dead? Sure, the release of lower budget games have tapered off in recent years, but dead? No, not if Sacred 3 has anything to say about it. AA games have stopped being released as often because competition is stiff, and…..
Ever since the long delay between The Wolf Among Us Episode 1 and the debut episode of The Walking Dead: Season 2, Telltale Games has been cranking out episode after episode, especially as of late. As we just wrapped up the exciting The Wolf Among…..