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South Park: The Stick of Truth Review Roundup

South Park: The Stick of Truth is out today for consoles and PC, but should you buy the new role-playing game from Fallout: New Vegas developer Obsidian Entertainment? To help you with your decision, we've rounded up what the critics are saying. The game is available today for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC and is published by Ubisoft, which acquired the game from THQ for $3.26 million during the company's ...

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Dark Souls II Review Roundup

Dark Souls II is out! From Software's follow-up to cult hit Dark Souls launches for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 today, with a PC release coming on April 25. Early Dark Souls II reviews have been overwhelmingly positive, suggesting that the latest instalment of challenging and atmospheric RPG series is a worthy investment of your valuable March time. If you've picked up the game, how are you finding it? What' ...

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inFamous: Second Son Review Roundup

Is the third inFamous in the series the must have AAA exclusive for the PS4 . My, how things have changed. When I was growing up the closest thing we had to a good superhero game was Batman Returns on the Master System. Fast forward 20 years and it's a golden age for powers, and now Sucker Punch has delivered the first taste on PS4 with inFamous: Second Son. As I'm sure you can tell from comments threads su ...

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Don’t Starve Review

Introduction Dear friends, the latest news: We are all dying! You, me, our neighbors, friends and relatives. In fact, everybody's dying! In this game we will all surely die, but we are constantly fighting to live longer. The whole game mechanic is based on surviving as long as possible. Basics Don't Starve could first appear similar to Terraria and Minecraft, but in here, the player is conceptually Robinson ...

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Plague Inc. Review

Plague Inc. Review Eradicating the entire world with your own disease seems a bit morbid at first, but Plague Inc. makes it shamelessly addicting. There are tons of games in the pandemic genre, but none of them are as refined as Plague Inc. By Mikeoldboy Plagues In Plague Inc. There are 8 types of plagues, from bacteria to bio-weapon. The difficulties vary. Personally I thought the Fungus (3rd level) was th ...

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Four Things Wii U Gamers Have Learned From The Nintendo Direct Conference

  Nintendo Direct Conference 2013 The recent Nintendo Direct conference whipped gamers into something of a frenzy with announcements about thrilling new Wii U games and updates, but with so much to take in it was difficult to nail down the important bits. Here are five take-away points we feel are among the most exciting. Nintendo Direct Conference: Super Mario Is In Good Hands With the launch of New S ...

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The Witcher 3: What We Know

In case you missed the roaring buzz last month around the Cyberpunk 2077 teaser, CD Projekt Red, the developers of The Witcher saga hinted at something big: The Witcher 3? Hidden in the C 2077 video was a message from CDPR about a completely different game to be revealed February 5th. Well, rejoice. The Witcher 3 could be released within a year. And what else? It’s been inspired by Skyrim. by Alittlesharp T ...

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Top 10 Most Anticipated Video Games of 2013

The Top 10 Most Anticipated Games of 2013 Both 2012 and 2013 have been great years for Video Games and Gamers. This top 10 video games list covers the most anticipated games of early 2013. By Mikeoldboy 10. Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Release Date: January 22, 2013 Platforms: PS3 To start the list off, I chose a game I have been following for quite a while. Ni N ...

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Are Gamers Lazy?

Are Gamers Lazy? It is no mystery that playing video games is often associated with laziness. And why shouldn't they be? Individuals that devote so much time and effort into an activity that doesn't benefit society must be lazy, right? Wrong. By Mittens Society Defines Gamers Society has deemed Gamers slackers because they do not understand the absolute beauty of gaming. No other form of media allows the us ...

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The 20 Best Games of 2012

20 Best Games of 2012 It’s that time of the year again when we reminisce and countdown the best games that left an undeniable impression on gamers and critics. 2012 was a big year with some old favorites reemerging, sequels carrying forward the story and prequels explaining the original plot. Here’s a look at 20 best games of 2012 1. Best Games of 2012: Borderlands 2  Second installment of the 2009 hybrid a ...

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The PS2 Is Dead, Long Live The PS2

PS2 Retired by Veritas PS2 Era Ends We all have, as gamers, had a watershed moment. The moment where life splits into two discrete paths that will never meet again. For some, it's crystallized in the death of a Big Boss, a piece of music, the end of a journey. The moment where we fell in love with a game, perhaps a moment where a tear was shed, a moment where something was lost and something gained. The mom ...

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Top 5 Black Ops 2 Weapons, Classes, & Loadouts

I’m really liking the Black Ops 2 weapons and choices, and thought I’d put together a list of my favorite loadouts to use. After playing the game for about 40 hours at this point (prestige 3, level 36), I feel like I have used them enough to make a solid review and recommendations for the ones I like best. Depending on your play style and how long you have been playing, you probably already have a few stapl ...

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Black Ops 2 :The New ‘Pick Ten’ System & Choosing The Perfect Perks

I’ve been playing Black Ops 2 since its’ release, and have to say I am actually really enjoying the game thus far, aside from some still-lingering connectivity issues. I find several aspects of the game to be quite refreshing in contrast to the previous way of doing things in-game, such as the new scorestreak rewards as opposed to killstreak rewards. I feel like the scorestreak really pushes people to be te ...

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Dark Souls 2: An Early Gift For RPG Fans

Dark Souls 2 Announced Namco Bandai released a trailer for the next Dark Souls game, Dark Souls 2, during Spike TV's Video Game Awards. Finding that trailer is proving as hard as getting through Dark Souls itself. Lawyers are all hot and bothered about keeping that trailer in one place. Nevertheless, the video is being posted all over the place and the boards are lighting up with speculation. A little diggi ...

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Why Movie Based Video Games Suck

Ready to play "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" by Warner Brothers Interactive, set to release around the movie premiere? Before you lay down your hard earned cash, maybe you need to ask yourself . . . Hey, did you see Iron Man 2?  Of course you did.  Did you play the super awful Iron Man 2 videogame?  Let us hope not, or let us at least hope that you got it on Gamefly and returned the game with no vomit ...

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Forza Horizon : Could This Be The Best Forza Yet?

Forza Horizon Could This Be The Best Forza Yet? It 's crazy to think that this is the fifth installment in the Forza series. I guess you could now call it a franchise. Forza Horizon, however, is more than just the fifth game in the series. While it will have some features that fans of the series have come to love, in many ways Forza Horizon is somewhat of a spin off rather than a direct sequel to Forza 4. T ...

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Call of Duty Black Ops 2 – The Juggernaut Rolls On!

Call of Duty Black Ops 2 – The Juggernaut Rolls On!  By Suhail The best selling juggernaut of an FPS is back in the form of Black Ops 2! Treyarch has pulled all the stops to make this installment of CoD the most memorable for the legion of diehard fans, as Black Ops 2 includes elements never seen before in the CoD series! The game plot is so meticulously crafted that it resembles an elaborate Hollywood prod ...

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3 Crucial Tips for Navigating a Steam Game Sale

Avoiding SGPR (Sale Game Purchase Regret) on Steam By Enemy Crab It seems like every other week Steam is forcing some sort of new sale down my throat. We are currently in the midst of the Autumn sale on Steam, and while I can’t say I’m upset about it, I do think it’s strange that they’re having a sale just because it’s Fall. I like the theme of the Summer sale, and obviously there needs to be a “25 days of ...

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GTA V : The Latest Rockstar

GTA V By Veritas Grand Theft Auto has been innovating gameplay since its inception. An engaging story, solid voice acting and an immersive open world have been constants in the GTA Universe. It is the Coca-Cola of the gaming world, it does not even need advertising. It is coming out and fans are buying it, no question about that. But while GTA proves that an established formula will keep players coming back ...

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Best Games To Come Out Of The United Kingdom

United Kingdom is renowned for many things! Fish n Chips, soccer and the Beatles but what most of us avid gamers don’t know is that it’s also home to some very talented game developers. Surprised? “I was under the assumption that most game developers are from Japan or USA” is the typical response that comes to mind. So the objective of this article would be to jot down the best games to come out of United K ...

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Test Your IQ With The Testament Of Sherlock Holmes

The Testament of Sherlock Holmes Due to a very small amount of release copies for The Testament of Sherlock Holmes I was forced to reschedule my gaming time and replace it with studies. Then after about a month of walking around, tearing a hole in my carpet, naaah just kidding! I am a student, I can’t afford a carpet, but finally I got my copy of The Testament of Sherlock Holmes. I don’t know if this was a ...

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Need For Speed Most Wanted: Review

Need For Speed Most Wanted Review With Need For Speed Most Wanted, British games developers Criterion Games have once again delivered an amazing experience that successfully blends unadulterated fun with fast paced, high octane action. Need For Speed Most Wanted Gameplay Being an open world racing simulator, Need For Speed Most Wanted gives the players total freedom, as no part of Fair Haven (City in which ...

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Dark Souls DLC Boss Fights Walkthrough

Dark Souls DLC: Boss Fights Walk-through By Veritas The Dark Souls DLC is finally out for consoles as well as the patch that nerfs and buffs a lot of favorites. This guide assumes you have some working knowledge of the game. We also assume you are prepared to die. Getting Started With Dark Souls DLC The Dark Souls DLC areas are not immediately available for new characters. You must have cleared up to Anor L ...

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Dead Island Riptide

  Dead Island Riptide   Developer Techland's hit Dead Island is getting a follow up, Dead island Riptide. Despite technically being a role playing game, it gained fans as one of the best shooter games for Xbox, PS3 and PC this past year, although it did have some issues. Luckily, Techland patched up the problems and learned from their troubles, promising Riptide to be a much smoother experience, a ...

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PETA Attacks Pokémon

  PETA Attacks Pokémon To my great joy the latest installment of the Pokémon franchise was released yesterday on October 7th. Pokémon Black and White 2 hit the shelves with amazing sales numbers and both games were very well received. As a dedicated Pokémon fan I was simply ecstatic to learn of this news. I have enjoyed the Pokémon franchise since I was very young and will continue to do so as long as ...

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Doom 3: BFG Edition

Doom 3: BFG Edition   The Doom series has always been one of innovation and quality and it continues in Doom 3: BFG Edition. Its fan base is solid and committed to this horror game. Developer id Software is looking to grow that base by releasing the popular series onto both Xbox 360 and PS3 consoles. Those who missed out on Doom 3 because of a subpar PC will finally get to join the passionate debate an ...

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My Addiction To Xbox 360 Achievements and PSN Trophies

Xbox 360 Achievement and PSN Trophies Hello, I am Jiwe and I have a confession to make: I am an addict (to Xbox 360 Achievements). I let the addiction take control over part of my life. It forced me to do things I did not want to do. But today, I stand tall and proudly say "I am better now, I am in control now." I am Jewi and I am addicted to Xbox 360 achievements and PSN Trophies, but  soon I will be compl ...

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Remember Me: Memory as a Weapon

Remember Me: Memory as a Weapon Memory is an integral part of the human psyche. From it, guidance may be derived for the path to follow based on previous experiences. Solace can be gleamed from evoking a happy event. Memory dictates to whom we are loyal and for whom we hold an enmity  It is the unassailable keep which makes up individuality. It is sacred, inviolate and deeply personal. At least until visiti ...

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Radiant Silvergun Review

Radiant Silvergun Background This is a remake of a Sega Saturn game that was released in 1998. Treasure, the developer behind this game, has released hit after hit shooter games for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. It was decided that while the game would be re-mastered in HD, players could still have the game look like the old Saturn version if they wanted. Radiant Silvergun Presentation Even back on the Sega Mega Dr ...

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Gotham City Impostors Review

Gotham City Impostors Background Brought to us by the good people responsible for the F.E.A.R. franchise, Monolith Productions, creators of some of funnest first person shooter games for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. Gotham City Imposters is an online first person shooter set in the DC Universe but you will not be playing as Batman, Joker, Robin, Killer Croc or any other famous members of Gotham City. It is a very ...

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