Review: Shadow of Mordor

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I have spent the better part of 60 hours playing through Shadow of Mordor and still aching to go back to finish unresolved conflicts. The game’s real time mechanic makes the world feel alive. Any decision you make, anytime you die and anyone you kill can have profound effects on the story. One of the most […]

Captain America Stars in a China Only ‘Call of Duty’ Game Trailer

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Call of Duty is now free-to-play! That is, if you live in China. In a country where free-to-play MMOs dominate the gaming community, a game like CoD would also need to conform to that market in order to compete. There is however, in-game purchases via micro-transactions. I think what’s most notable about this game is its […]

Monument Valley Review: Beautiful Mobile Game

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If you’re looking to sink a couple of hours into a video game, that will not only delight but possibly relax, then check out Monument Valley available for iOS, Android and Kindle Fire. The game’s somber soundtrack, silly protagonist and sometimes stumping puzzles kept me intrigued enough to finish the game in one sitting. There […]

E3 2014: Microsoft Needs to Grow a Pair, Sony’s Kicking Ass

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This year’s E3 was filled with a lot of excitement and promise for gamers. Without getting too ahead of ourselves, it’s looking like there will be a plethora of great games, in 2015 A lot of games I looked forward to this year, Batman and Tom Clancy’s The Division for instance, were pushed to 2015. […]

Xbox One ‘Titanfall’ Super Special Duper Edition Controller

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If you’re like me, then you’ve always dreamt of the day of controlling giant sized mechs firing heavy artillery at your enemies, while devilishly giggling on the inside. Soon, as in March 11, that day will come true, but it will only be fitting to do it with a customized Xbox One controller. This unique […]

First Look: ‘Forza Motorsport 5’ [w/video]

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Having played a ton of car racing games, from Mario Kart to Gran Turismo, I’ve had my share of adrenaline pumping first place finishes and frustrating loses. But out of them all — at least for the time being — Forza Motorsport 5 is the best. Me Drifting at the Wrong Time Before I write about […]

‘Ryse: Son of Rome’ Review

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In the spirit of full disclosure, I have actually completed the game during the holiday break and wanted to wait until I played Ryse: Son of Rome online before I fully judged it. Alas, I haven’t gotten around to the multiplayer aspect of the game and from the look of it, I won’t be able […]

Xbox One and PlayStation 4 Pros and Cons

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Being fortunate enough to grab both next-generation gaming consoles this holiday season, I have spent most of my free time play various games, streaming movies and regressing back to my old childhood habits of eating way too much pizza and forgetting to shower. In the midst of the heated debate between Xbox One and PlayStation […]

PlayStation 4: First Look

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The next generation game consoles are finally arriving and I have gotten my grubby hands onto a shiny new PlayStation 4. If I had to encompass my initial impression into one word, it would be wow.  Despite reports of the system arriving to some folks already bricked, blue screens of the death, HDMI port issues, etc., […]

tech chatr 3: Next-Gen gaming consoles, PS4 and Xbox One

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In this episode of tech chatr, Archangel Richard and Captain John Sparrow discuss their gaming plans with the Playstation 4 and Xbox One—complete with a halo and pirate hat!

Angry Birds Take You for a Ride, In New Game

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Just when you thought Angry Birds ran out of variants of the game, Rovio, creators of the super addictive game, is set to release Angry Birds Go!  Think of an over-the-top version of Super Mario Kart. Although the game will be available for free on Dec. 11 on iOS, Android, Windows Phone 8 and even Blackberry […]

Video Game Deal of the Day: God of War Ascension

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Best Buy has God of War Ascension on sale for $19.99 for today only. While the single player may not be as epic as the previous games in the series (although it is pretty damn good), the graphics have been slightly improved from the 3rd game and an interesting multiplayer component has been added. I don’t see it […]

Gaming Deals Round Up

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This isn’t a bad week to be a gamer. We have Splinter Cell: Blacklist releasing this Tuesday and we also have some great gaming deals to take advantage of. Check them out. Toys R’ Us currently has a buy one get one 40% off sale on all video games for 3DS, PS Vita, PS3 & […]

Gaming Deal of the Week- Tomb Raider (A.K.A. Staring at Lara Croft’s Butt)

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After recently completing the campaign for Tomb Raider I can honestly say I think it is the best in the series. Although there are not too many puzzles and they are not very difficult, the gameplay is smooth and the graphics are stunning. I completed it on the Xbox 360. Various console comparisons of the game put […]

The Xbox One Gets Unboxed

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Microsoft’s latest iteration of the video game console out of Microsoft gets unboxed… by Microsoft. In an effort to stir up buzz around the upcoming Xbox One console, Microsoft set out to do what they think is cool on the internet and unbox their own product. Wait, did their plan just work…?

The best new PS3 game you’ve probably never heard of is releasing next week, ‘Dragon’s Crown!’

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If you like old school hack and slash RPG’s (i.e. Diablo) like myself and you own a PS3 then you owe it to yourself to check out “Dragon’s Crown” next week. It features four player online co-op and couch co-op gaming goodness. The game is filled with great character design, beautiful unique artwork, addictive gameplay, […]

Firefly Fans Rejoice! A New iOS and Android Game Based on the Firefly ‘Verse Out in 2014

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Players will assume roles as captains of a Firefly class ship, find a crew and look for work to “keep flying.” Sadly, this will only be out for iOS and Android mobile devices, but considering the ill-fated show is now over a decade old, it’s nice to see the story continue.

Grand Theft Auto V Graphics Comparison for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3

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There is a new video comparing the graphics for Grand Theft Auto V across all platforms. PS3 looks a little blurry to me. What do you think?  

Gaming Deal of the Day: Borderlands 2 for only $11.99!

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Best Buy is having a one day sale on Borderlands 2 for all 3 platforms (PC, PS3 and Xbox 360) for only $11.99! This is a great co-op open world FPS. Get it while you still can!

Francis Rejoices Xbox Policy Reversal

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As we learned today, Xbox made a 180 on their video game policy and possibly no one could be happier about it than Francis.