Game Reviews

Game Review: Red Dead Redemption’s Undead Nightmare

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Undead Nightmare takes us back to around the same time of the original Red Dead Redemption. You find yourself back in control of John Marston at a time that seems to be a little bit before the original campaign ends. John, Abagail and Jack are getting ready for bed on a dark and stormy night when Uncle shows up late at their home. Uncle looks to be in pretty bad shape, and he attacks the … Continue reading

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Game Review: X-Men: Destiny

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X-Men: Destiny

Release Date: September 27, 2011

Platforms: Playstation 3, Xbox 360, Wii, Nintendo DS

Publisher: Activision

Developer: Silicon Knights

Genre: Action RPG

X-Men: Destiny follows the story of one of three mutants new to the hero business. Aimi Yoshida is a mutant refugee from Japan. Adrian Luca is the son of a anti-mutant advocate, and he must therefore keep his powers a secret. Grant Alexander is the last mutant, and he is a college … Continue reading

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Game Review: Gears of War 3

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Gears of War 3 was released exclusively for the Xbox 360 on September 20, 2011. Gears of War 3 is the third and, supposedly, final installment in the Gears of War series. Humanity is on the brink of total extinction in Gears of War 3, and it’s up to Marcus and his muscular pals to save everyone. Most of the last remaining humans have been driven back to an island off the mainland by locust … Continue reading

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Game Review: Magic 2012 Expansion

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Magic 2012 Expansion was released on September 14, 2011 for Xbox 360 and PC via Steam. The Magic 2012 Expansion adds new features and further expands the already popular game Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012 that was released back in June of 2011.

Among all of the new features the Magic 2012 Expansion adds, the biggest addition has to be the improved Archenemy mode. Now, human players … Continue reading

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Top 5 Video Game Protagonists

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While it seems in today’s society that we are easily offended by individuals who act outside of social norms, we seem to have a high tolerance for these same people in popular culture. Television shows like Family Guy, South Park and The Simpsons are filled with foul-mouthed, perverted, abusive and otherwise crude characters whom we’d separate ourselves from or even call the cops on in real life. Could you imagine if a real life equivalent … Continue reading

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Game Review: Dead Island

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Dead Island was released on September 6, 2011 for Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC. Dead Island was developed by Techland and published by Deep Silver. Dead Island has been in development for over 6 years, which is a long time for a video game, and some of its age shows up in the final product as well.

Dead Island is about a group of survivors currently residing at the Royal Palms Resort on the … Continue reading

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Game Review: Magic: The Gathering — Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012

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Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012 was released simultaneously for Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC via Steam on June 15, 2011. Magic 2012 is the direct sequel to the hit title Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers that was originally released back in 2009. If you’re not familiar with Magic: The Gathering, it’s a collectible card game that was created back in 1993 by a man named Richard Garfield. … Continue reading

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Game Review: Call of Duty – Black Ops’ Rezurrection maps

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Call of Duty: Black Ops’ Rezurrection map pack was released for Xbox 360 on August 23, 2011, and it will release on a later date for Playstation 3 and PC owners.

The Rezurrection map pack is the first Black Ops map pack to be entirely composed of Zombie mode maps. For those of you that don’t know, Call of Duty Zombie mode puts up to four survivors in an enclosed area, and then it sends … Continue reading

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Game Review: Catherine

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Catherine is a strange tale of one man’s venture into the world of both infidelity and the supernatural. Vincent Brooks is a young man who happens to be in a serious relationship with his longtime girlfriend Katherine. Katherine is getting to the point where she wants to take their relationship to the next level and get married, but Vincent is unsure if he’s ready for that type of commitment. Vincent tries to … Continue reading

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