Archive for the ‘Reviews’ Category
  • Worms Revolution Extreme (Review) PS Vita

    Posted by on December 13, 2013 under Portables, Reviews
    Team 17's adorable worm soldiers have returned to the PS Vita to continue their unique brand of warfare. With an extensive single-player campaign that contains 47 missions and 25 puzzles to complete, Worms Revolution Extreme provides a robust gameplay experience that far exceeds its Playstation 3 predecessor. The game starts with an eight level tutorial that introduces the player to the control... more.
  • The Guided Fate Paradox (Review) Playstation 3

    Posted by on December 3, 2013 under PS3, Reviews
    Renya Kagurazaka is a shy high school student who is down on his luck. While buying ingredients for dinner, he acquires a lottery ticket to a kiosk in the mall. Renya has reservations about the lottery since he's never won anything, but his curiosity gets the best of him. Lilliel Saotome, the young girl who operates the lottery kiosk, convinces Renya to spend his ticket for a chance at spinning th... more.
  • Forced (Review) PC

    Posted by on December 3, 2013 under PC, Reviews
    What would you get if you were to combine Diablo with a MOBA-style game? You would end up with Forced by developer BetaDwarf. Forced comes with both offline and online campaigns, but be forewarned -  the game relies on co-op gameplay and requires additional teammates to complete. It’s possible to complete the single-player campaign without assistance, but not without being frustrated. Since ... more.
  • Gamebook Adventure: Curse of the Assassin (Review) iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad

    Posted by on December 3, 2013 under Portables, Reviews
    The Fighting Fantasy series has been around since the early 1980's. People old enough to remember this era will most likely remember these books, their authors and how they revolutionized paperback D&D gaming. Australian developer Tin Man Games remembers them quite well, and has revived The Fighting Fantasy series as digital interactive books on both tablets and smartphone devices. The Gameboo... more.
  • Heaven’s Hitman Hurtin’ The Unholy – Painkiller: Hell & Damnation (Review) Xbox 360

    Posted by on November 25, 2013 under Reviews, Xbox 360
    For someone such as myself who really appreciates a good nod to throwback classics from the days of yore, naturally I was mighty excited to sink my gaming claws into the 360 version of "Painkiller: Hell & Damnation" by The Farm 51 and Nordic Games GmbH. And I'll tell you - what an action-packed thrill ride thriller this title turned out to be. P: H&D is actually based on the first "Painki... more.
  • Heaven’s Hitman Hurtin’ The Unholy – Painkiller: Hell & Damnation (Review) Xbox 360

    Posted by on November 25, 2013 under Reviews, Xbox 360
    For someone such as myself who really appreciates a good nod to throwback classics from the days of yore, naturally I was mighty excited to sink my gaming claws into the 360 version of "Painkiller: Hell & Damnation" by The Farm 51 and Nordic Games GmbH. And I'll tell you - what an action-packed thrill ride thriller this title turned out to be. P: H&D is actually based on the first "Pain... more.
  • Dragon’s Lair II: Timewarp (Review) Mac

    Posted by on November 25, 2013 under Mac, Reviews
    Dirk the Daring can't seem to keep Princess Daphne safe. After saving her from Singe the Dragon, Dirk must now rescue his fair maiden from the evil wizard Mordroc before they marry. Aided by a talking Time Machine, Dirk must travel through well-known fairytales and time periods to defeat the wizard and rescue Daphne once and for all. Dragon's Lair II: Timewarp uses simple play mechanics that re... more.
  • Final Exam (Review) Playstation 3

    Posted by on November 25, 2013 under PS3, Reviews
    The side-scrolling beat 'em up genre has come a long way since the days of Double Dragon. The genre has evolved beyond simple button mashing and end level boss encounters. Final Exam by developer Mighty Rocket Studios places you in a post-apocalyptic urban environment that is infested with aggressive monsters and packs of hideous flying creatures. As the game starts, you must choose from one of... more.
  • How To Survive (Review) PC

    Posted by on November 12, 2013 under PC, Reviews
    How to Survive may seem like just another ordinary shooter, but this couldn't be further from the truth. How to Survive is a survival action RPG that breaks all the boundaries. Based on the fundamentals of survival, the game requires the player to drink, sleep and eat to maintain their character's health status. Going without drinking or eating for prolong periods of time can lower your stamina, m... more.
  • Superfrog HD (Review) Mac

    Posted by on November 12, 2013 under Mac, Reviews
    Looking for a great game to jump into? Superfrog HD ($9.99) by Team 17 is just a leap away in the Steam store. You and your Princess are on your way happily ever after when your Princess is taken by an evil witch and turns you into a frog. You must leap and dodge your way through 6 worlds with 4 levels to save her. The levels start easy and increase in difficulty the higher you go. You start ou... more.