Posts From Michael Revis

GOG.com discounting 100 games until ‘out of stock’

Remember when it was actually possible for stores to run out of certain games after a huge sales rush? I mean, we’re talking actual physical copies of games that can

BlizzCon: Heroes of the Storm beta sign ups start today

Announced during the opening ceremony at BlizzCon, Blizzard’s own little MOBA project, Heroes of the Storm, is finally going into beta. Sign ups for the long awaited beta will be

BlizzCon: WoW Warlords of Draenor announced

World of Warcraft has gone all over the place over the course of its lifespan. This time, they’re going to be going all the way back to the beginning to

BlizzCon: Hearthstone open beta, Blizzcon card, iPhone/Android version revealed

Hearthstone, Blizzard’s card flinging F2P game, has been announced it’s going into open beta starting next month. Of course, being a F2P game, this essentially means that the game is

Experiencing the music of Danny Elfman

I’ll admit this right now: I’m probably one of the most uncultured people on the NR staff. Fancy occasions like orchestral concerts generally aren’t my thing. I mean, I play

Why you should watch Kill la Kill

Kill la Kill is the anime that will save anime. This is what everyone is referring to the new series as, and they have every reason to believe it. Kill

Game of Thrones beer tasting event coming to Hollywood

Do you enjoy food? Do you enjoy beer? Do you enjoy Game of Thrones? Do you enjoy indulging yourself in food and beer inspired by Game of Thrones? Are you

New Wii U Deluxe set packages New Super Mario/Luigi U

Nintendo today has revealed plans for yet another new deluxe edition for their Wii U console, this time packaging two games in the box, those being New Super Mario U

The Nightmare Before Christmas in 4D experience from an old fan

The Nightmare Before Christmas is a movie that I’ve grown up with from when I was but a wee lad, and this is coming from a person that normally hates

Game-breaking glitch found in Pokemon X/Y

Well this is gonna be awkward to explain to Nintendo’s PR department. It appears that a game-breaking glitch has been discovered in recently released Pokemon X and Y that causes

Daylight First Impressions: Dear Odin where am I going?

Horror games these days are a dime a dozen. Everyone tries to make their own specific formula, trying to find that mystical combination that causes the most scares. Daylight is

Injustice: Gods Among Us gets an Ultimate edition

In a move that’s just in time for the holiday season, NetherRealm and Warner Bros. Interactive announced today that there will be an Ultimate Edition to their DC Comic superhero

The Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor Review: Nautical Spooks

The Queen Mary stands as a testament to ship building technology. A marvel of the early 20th century, the exotic cruise liner played host to a number of celebrities and

Hearthstone under maintenance, patch and wipe incoming

If you’re just waking up this morning and wondering why Hearthstone, which is still in closed beta, is down for maintenance again after they just had one not too long

Dark Souls 2 beta videos show improved jolly co-operation

Unlike our own government, players in Dark Souls enjoyed working with each other as much as they do against each other. So those keeping an eye on Dark Souls 2

Haunted Hollywood Sports Event Preview (Bellflower, CA)

It was a bit of a nostalgia rush to return to Hollywood Sports Park in Bellflower, CA, where I had previously worked as a paintball referee years back when I

China to lift ban on gaming consoles

After a lengthy ban that has lasted for more than a decade, China is now lifting the ban to allow companies to sell video game consoles within the country. However,

Mortal Kombat: Legacy II Premiere Q&A and gallery

After a raucous applause as a result of the spine-tingling (pun not intended) Fatality the audience had just witnessed from watching one of the episodes, the Q&A sessions came up, with

The Dark Harbor returns to Long Beach next week

Those that know me know that Halloween is my favorite holiday of the year. Sure, Christmas has gifts handed down by a jolly old fat man, Thanksgiving has all the

Trigun Omnibus Vol 1 Review: Love and Peace

It’s hard to write a review for a manga that’s a compilation of two other books thrown into one. That’s just what the Trigun Omnibus is: a collection of the