Rayman Origins was a very fun and clever game that was released during a 'busy' competitive holiday season in 2011. Thankfully Rayman Legends was released in a less crowded window (Sept 2013) even if it seemed to have come months after we expected it to. Either way, Rayman Legends is a fantastically fun game with [...]
Licensed games on cartoon or movie properties can generally end up in disappointment but thankfully the folks over at D3Publisher always seem to take extra special care when making games based on the Ben 10 animated show. For those unfamiliar with the Ben 10 legacy from Cartoon Networks - he's either a young boy, tween [...]
Rise of the Guardians video game to coincide with the upcoming Dreamworks animated film featuring updated versions of Jack Frost, North (Santa Claus), Bunny (Easter Bunny), Tooth Faery and Sandman. The game features 4 player co-op with 5 characters always on screen at the same time. Players have the ability to level up their elements [...]
I was afraid of the dark as a kid.When nighttime rolled around, everything covered in darkness got twisted and deformed. Now imagine this was the principle with which your world was based on. This is what it's like to live in Closure, a new puzzle game released on Steam. You play a small eight-legged demon [...]
As you become older it gets harder and harder to find time to game. With a full-time job, business on the side, writing for the illustrious COIN-OP TV, and working out nearly every day, you have to really really like a game in order to make time for it. For the last week, I’ve made [...]
Skylanders 101 tips with Robert Welkner from COIN-OP TV. Breaking down the characters and abilities from the hit Activision video game Skylanders Spyro's Adventure - this episode features Prism Break!
The first game from Xbox Live’s 2012 House Party collection arrived with a flash and took gamers for a ride they weren’t expecting. Developed by Trapdoor and published by EA Partners, Warp is a fun little indie action puzzler in the spirit of Valve’s legendary Portal series albeit with an infinitely smaller budget and less [...]
Stylized, challenging and fun are three words I could use to give an 'elevator pitch' when talking about the upcoming PlayStation Vita exclusive game Tales from Space Mutant Blobs Attack. We had a chance to get some hands-on time with the game and talk to the developers, DrinkBox Studios, directly during their media tour. Mutant [...]
Skylanders 101 tips with Robert Welkner from COIN-OP TV. Breaking down the characters and abilities from the hit Activision video game Skylanders Spyro's Adventure - this episode features Spyro The Dragon!
Don’t let the vaguely sci-fi title throw you off; Vessel is an upcoming puzzle/platformer from StrangeLoop Games that you want to get your hands on when it releases on Steam/PC March 1st, 2012 (Vessel will see an XBLA and PSN release later in the year). Set in a steampunk world where you manipulate wondrous liquid [...]