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Review: Awesomenauts

Review: Awesomenauts

Tweet Awesomenauts from Ronimo Games somehow flew under my radar until recently.  When I stumbled upon some trailers for the game I saw visions of a 2-D sidescrolling shooter with space frogs and rocketpack monkeys and immediately had to play it.  After my first match in the far out universe I came to realize how wrong […]

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Review: The Walking Dead: Episode 1

Review: The Walking Dead: Episode 1

Tweet Many may be familiar with The Walking Dead series airing on AMC, but you may not know that the TV show is actually based off the comic book of the same name from Robert Kirkman.  Telltale Games has based their newest adventure game series straight from the former and has released Episode 1 of […]

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Review: Skullgirls

Review: Skullgirls

Tweet Ever since the release of Street Fight IV, the fighting game genre has had a renewed surge of interest.  To the delight of fighting fanatics this has meant a plethora of games to choose from. Everything from the 3D-style such as Tekken and SoulCalibur to 2D hand-drawn games like BlazBlue. The newest contender to the […]

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Kinect for the Hardcore Gamer is Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor

Kinect for the Hardcore Gamer is Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor

Tweet When Kinect was first announced for the Xbox 360 it amazed the public with it’s ability to let you play games without a controller.  Their slogan was “you are the controller” and the marketing worked.  Over 18 million units have been sold since it’s release, but some gamers dismissed the add-on as another Wii […]

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Review of BloodRayne: Betrayal

Review of BloodRayne: Betrayal

Tweet Few games see the type of comeback that developer WayForward has achieved with BloodRayne: Betrayal.  Starting with a history of two sub-par lastgen video games as well as three film adaptations (two being direct to DVD) directed by the infamous Uwe Boll, Rayne is not exactly a character that jumped to gamer’s minds when […]

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Review: Toy Soldiers: Cold War – XBLA

Review: Toy Soldiers: Cold War – XBLA

Tweet If I was asked, “what is the one genre of games that I have a secret addiction for?” it would have to be tower-defense games.  I have been known to spend hours on end playing free flash games at my PC, trying to get past the next wave of enemies.  When Signal Studios put […]

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Bloodrayne: Betrayal Will Prove 2D Still Rules

Bloodrayne: Betrayal Will Prove 2D Still Rules

Tweet The day side-scrolling 2D games stop being developed will be the day an entire industry turns its back on its roots.  Luckily for gamers of all generations, this will most likely never happen.  And luckily for the future of a certain dying IP, the 2D game design may actually save it.

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XtendPlay Review: Ergonomically Correct For Your Pleasure

XtendPlay Review: Ergonomically Correct For Your Pleasure

Tweet You know those standard controllers that came with your Xbox 360 and PS3, as much as you may love them they are not designed for long play sessions.  Your hands want to naturally be in an open palm position and will strain after holding them in a clenched grip for a period of time.  So what […]

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Jimmie Johnson’s Anything With An Engine: NASCAR X Mario Kart

Jimmie Johnson’s Anything With An Engine: NASCAR X Mario Kart

Tweet When NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson met up with the development team at Isopod Labs, it was easy to see Jimmie had a love for video games and wanted to create something that was fun for everyone.  When asked what kind of cars he would like to drive in a racing game his response was […]

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Bastion May Be The Best Action RPG Coming To XBLA

Bastion May Be The Best Action RPG Coming To XBLA

Tweet I have to admit that before even getting to PAX East this year the one game I was most intrigued to see and get my hand-on was Bastion.  The game is being developed by Supergiant Games, a small group of developers with a bit of their team’s past based in larger companies.  Now they […]