Tony Hawk Pro Skater HD – Review

Playing Tony Hawk Pro Skater HD is bitter sweet. You see, it's an HD remake of some early Tony Hawk stuff, and that's good. It's also the best Tony Hawk game to come out in years, and that's bad... Not bad for us, bad for the franchise. Bad for the franchise because THPS HD is [...]

Ghost Recon Arctic Strike DLC release dated, July 17

Ubisoft has announced a July 17 2012 release date for the first Ghost Recon Future Soldier DLC pack. Titled Arctic Strike (in July?) this first add-on brings three new multiplayer maps, a new multiplayer game mode, six additional weapons, a new Guerrilla Mode co-op map, a level cap increase, and some new achievements for the [...]

Walking Dead Ep 2 Preview & Ep 1 Decision Regrets

Walking Dead Episode 2 is finally upon us. Released June 27 2012 Episode 2 continues the five episode TellTale story of Lee Everett. A convicted killer and college professor Lee has taken on the task of seeing Clementine, a young girl he met along his way, through the end of the world. More zombies and [...]

By | June 27th, 2012|Categories: News & Events, Video (Other)|Tags: , , , , , , , |14 Comments

Spec Ops The Line – Demo Impressions

Stop me if you've heard this one. Three Delta dudes walk into Dubai and it's really sandy, (how sandy is it) it's so sandy that the game was changed... Aside from the opening helicopter decimating scene Spec Ops The Line is a fairly generic third person shooter, at least that's the impression that the demo [...]

By | May 21st, 2012|Categories: News & Events, Reviews, Video (Other)|Tags: , , , , , , , , |66 Comments

Ghost Recon Future Soldier Multiplayer Beta Impressions

Ubisoft's Ghost Recon Future Soldier is set for release on May 22, 2012 and is currently in multiplayer beta. Well, beta might be over-stating it. Ghost Recon Future Soldier is in more of a multiplayer preview than a true beta, like the ones we remember from the heyday of PC gaming. But these console "betas" [...]

Russians Hacked my Xbox – took Microsoft Forces Over 2 Months to Restore

For those who've been following me on twitter (@pennyman) you have seen my tweets about my so-called-hacked Xbox since early November 2011 - I'm happy to say that my XBL account is back to where it was months ago -- so what happened?  Here's a brief account below -- please note I'm 100% certain my [...]

By | January 21st, 2012|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , |10 Comments