Thief First Impressions E3 Expo

Thief is an upcoming stealth action game from Square Enix coming out for the next generations of consoles PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.  At the E3 Expo we checked out a hands-off demo of Thief running live gameplay with developer commentary.  The game has great visuals and atmosphere - definitely a step up from most [...]

By | June 17th, 2013|Categories: E3 EXPO, News & Events, Video (Other)|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Thief First Impressions E3 Expo

Tomb Raider Multiplayer Expands with Caves & Cliffs DLC

Tomb Raider has been one of 2013's best selling and highest-rated games with good reason. The multiplayer has been a bit polarizing in reviews but does offer some solid fun for those who choose to stick with it. Those players will be happy to hear that Crystal Dynamics has just released a new trailer for [...]

By | March 19th, 2013|Categories: News & Events, Video (Other)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Tomb Raider Multiplayer Expands with Caves & Cliffs DLC

Tomb Raider Channels Inner Uncharted with Multiplayer

Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal have teamed up to add a new component to the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot, multiplayer. As explained in the latest dev diary below you can now join in on some death-match action using the world of Lara Croft. Adding multiplayer to traditionally single player games is a trend that has [...]

By | January 9th, 2013|Categories: News & Events, Video (Other)|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Tomb Raider Channels Inner Uncharted with Multiplayer

Sleeping Dogs – Review

John Woo delivered one of the most exciting Hong Kong action films of all time with The Killer (1989) and then again with Hard Boiled a couple of years later.  For those of us who appreciate well-crafted Asian Cinema - we had a bit of a 'golden era' of films that kicked off with John [...]

By | August 14th, 2012|Categories: News & Events, Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Sleeping Dogs – Review

Hitman: Absolution Sniper Challenge

There is a hard and fast rule that I as a games writer live by: Take and play every game offered. Cabela's Scat Safari? Yes please! Unfortunately in the case of Hitman: Absolution Sniper Challenge the rule has broken down, because sniper challenge isn't a game. It's only a mechanism. A mechanism like an automated [...]

Are You Prepared For Quantum Conundrum?

Robert Welkner and Hailey Bright of COIN-OP TV at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2012 checking out a preview of the upcoming video game Quantum Conundrum. Chris Madden the Concept Lead from Airtight Games talks Quantum Conundrum levels and the challenge between balance on game design.

Final Fantasy XIII-2 Extends With New DLC Content

It has only been one week since the release of Final Fantasy XIII-2 and already there is DLC to be had.  You can purchase a brand new Colosseum battle where you and your party will tangle with Lightning and Amodar (a re-occurring character who was in Lightning's brigade in FFXIII and is a special mini-game [...]

By | February 9th, 2012|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Final Fantasy XIII-2 Extends With New DLC Content

Final Fantasy XIII-2 Review

Final Fantasy XIII-2 is everything a sequel should be. Square Enix took the best parts about Final Fantasy XIII – battle system and character models – improved upon them and dropped the most troublesome aspects – linear story progression and annoying characters – in order to rework and strengthen the game. While not perfect, Final [...]

By | February 7th, 2012|Categories: News & Events, Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , |2 Comments

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Developer Diary

Worried about the 'summer-time slump' for gaming? Fear not because Deus Ex: Human Revolution looks to be 'the game' to get you onto the couch with a controller in hand.  Deus Ex: Human Revolution will be available in August 2011 from the fine folks at Eidos Montreal, Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix.

By | July 1st, 2011|Categories: News & Events, Video (Other)|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment