Tales of Xillia 2 does everything right for being a Tales game. It hits all the right buttons in terms of story, art direction, battling and collection, but the game definitely plays it safe and never ventures beyond the familiar landscape it enjoys in its niche.
Power Morphicon is a convention that happens every two years centered around the popular series Power Rangers in which thousands of fans gather to celebrate the show.
Firefall is free, and can run well even on my moderately powered stock desktop PC from a few years ago. For all of its drawbacks, Firefall is still a distraction worth checking out.
Overall the movie is a fun ride – it is mostly hilarious in the first 40 minutes where the characters and story set up takes place.
Need For Speed is very stylized and polished visually with some moments completely over the top like refueling a car at high speeds and carrying a car over a canyon by an Army chopper.
This was the first time a public display for Skylanders had been made at the world’s largest entertainment enthusiast convention.
Guardians of the Galaxy film is a treat in most every way. As a science fiction action romp it introduces a handful of new characters all with their own backstory.
Sony announced a Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Super Heroes Collector’s Edition bundle for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4.
The Skylanders Trap Team Dark Edition includes three Skylanders (Snap Shot, Food Fight, Wildfire) all with silver/black detail and three traps including an oversized Kaos trap.
The game mechanics feel solid, the quests are fun, and the loot is decent overall. If you get a chance and can get a code dive into the beta for a bit and try everything out.