E3 2013 – Castle of Illusion: Starring Mickey Mouse hands-on preview

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  Platforming games used to be huge. They used to be system sellers. I still remember the day that I received an SNES with Super Mario World packed in. These days though, you’d be hard pressed to find more than a few decently budgeted platforming games; which is why a … Continue reading

Kojima says MGS: The Legacy Collection is too much for the Xbox

Announced last month, Hideo Kojima revealed the upcoming anthology release of Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection. The new HD collection includes Metal Gear Solid, Metal Gear Solid 2: HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid 3: HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions, Metal Gear Solid … Continue reading

Injustice Storyline Review (Slight Spoilers)


From the creators of Mortal Kombat comes Injustice: Gods Among Us. Quite honestly one of the best DC brawlers out there! Not that we have much to choose from, but this would be hard to top. As a DC fan, I was looking forward to this game for quite sometime … Continue reading

Dark Souls 2 shield contest lowers its defenses for entrants

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There is hardly anything better as a video game fan than to have your own work put into a game. We’re not talking about your name in the credits–though that will happen too. We’re talking about your shield design going into Dark Souls 2 and being used by millions of … Continue reading

Adam Orth resigned from Microsoft? Whaaat?


Well well well, if this isn’t karma then I don’t know what is. Remember Adam Orth? He’s Microsoft Creative Director for their next-gen console who pretty much insulted more than half of America on his tweets. According to sources close to Orth, they informed Kotaku that he had just recently … Continue reading

Bioshock Infinite launch trailer shakes things up


We’ve been talking about Bioshock Infinite for a long while; watching and waiting as the supposed masterpiece was formed, polygon by polygon. The big day is almost near, and maybe while you’re reading this you’re already in line, anxious and hopeful that $59.99 will soon leave your person in a … Continue reading

Capcom brought the loot: Dungeons & Dragons arcade games get HD-ified

Just when you thought you had enough old-school excitement for the day via the DuckTales Remastered announcement, Capcom pulls another hunk of loot out of the dungeon. Dungeons and Dragons: Tower of Doom and Dungeons and Dragons: Shadow over Mystara are both getting the HD treatment. Sure they’re a pair … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed 3 ‘The Betrayal’ DLC out today


Assassin Creed 3’s “The Tyranny of King Washington” has released the second DLC today focusing on Ratonhnhaké:ton (Connor) looking to stop one of the founding fathers from his tyranny through another one of the founding fathers, Benjamin Franklin. By traveling to Boston, Connor will gain the ability to fly short … Continue reading

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Review – Revenge has never been so sweet


For over 25 years, the Metal Gear series is still going on strong with favorites like Big Boss and Solid Snake. Originally planned to be developed in-house by the younger Kojima Productions team, Hideo Kojima decided to go a different route with Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance by having Platinum Games (Bayonetta) work … Continue reading

Resident Evil: Revelations horrifies Xbox 360, Wii U, PS3, PC on May 21st

Capcom released two Resident Evil titles on consoles in 2012, but arguably the one on 3DS is the one that fans of the series were really content with. Sticking with the horror formula of the past games, Resident Evil: Revelations brought Capcom’s “A” game, with visuals no one realized the … Continue reading

New DmC costume pack featuring ‘Classic Dante’ releasing January 30th


You may or may not be a fan of the new younger Dante in the just-released Devil May Cry reboot by Ninja Theory, but the game has been receiving high scores from many video game websites. Well, Ninja Theory and Capcom do have a small fix for those who would rather … Continue reading

CES: Turtle Beach bringing it to Major League Gaming with new peripherals

Turtle beach is well known in the gaming community for gaming headsets. It has a vast set of options which includes wireless and wired headsets made for multiple consoles and other devices. Over the last year or two I’ve gotten a chance to use some of the wireless headsets and … Continue reading

PlayStation Network Plus vs. Xbox Live Version 2012


2012 is coming to an end. Some big things happened in the world of gaming with Nintendo releasing the Nintendo Wii U, Sony releasing the PS Vita, Halo 4, Assassin’s Creed III, Resident Evil 6, Hitman Absolution, Borderlands 2, Far Cry 3, and iOS and Android games growing and growing. … Continue reading

The Final Thirteen Days Trailer – Lightning Returns Final Fantasy XIII


It’s no secret that Square Enix’s next Final Fantasy title releasing next year is Lightning Returns, aka Final Fantasy XIII-3, for both the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. In the game, the world is going to end in 13 days and Lightning is the only one who can save it. … Continue reading

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Zan-datsu Limited Edition PS3 system coming to Japan


Japan is known for getting cool special edition consoles and handhelds with some big AAA titles. The Metal Gear Solid series is no stranger to this, since back in 2008, Metal Gear Solid 4 released a special 40GB Gunmetal Grey system. With Revengance releasing in February, Konami will be releasing … Continue reading

Halo 4 review: Does 343 fill the void that Bungie left?

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It’s been 5yrs since we saw Master Chief float off in his frozen tomb with Cortana keeping a watchful eye on him. In Halo 4, we see the resurrection of the Chief and his baddassery that follows. The biggest difference this time around is that the original developers, Bungie, are … Continue reading