Dishonored Review

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

 I described Dishonored to somebody a few days ago as “Thief, if Garrett could fight his way out of a wet paper bag.” Now that I’ve cleared the…

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Marvel vs. Capcom Origins Review

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

 As far as I’m concerned, the Origins package is worth it for an arcade-perfect version of Marvel Super Heroes (MSH), but that’s probably the nostalgia talking. I put…

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Resident Evil 6 Review

Monday, October 8, 2012

 There was a time when the Resident Evil games were actually scary. Since the first title’s release in 1996, the series became the industry’s equivalent of a horror…

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LittleBigPlanet Vita Review

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

 Sometimes simple ideas yield impressive and unexpected results. LittleBigPlanet is such an example, a veritable phenomenon. At first glance it’s a pretty straightforward puzzle platformer, the kind we’ve…

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NHL 13 Review

Monday, October 1, 2012

 The NHL landscape looks pretty bleak at the moment. The Players Association and the owners continue to negotiate, for hours on end, but an agreement continues to elude…

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FIFA Soccer 13 Review

Thursday, September 27, 2012

 As a dyed-in-the-wool soccer fanatic, I sometimes find it difficult to temper my expectations when it comes to both my real life teams and my virtual ones. I…

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Dead or Alive 5 Review

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

 It’s been a great year for 3D fighting fans. 2012 has seen the release of new entries for SoulCalibur, Virtua Fighter, Tekken, and now DOA with Dead or…

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Trine 2: Goblin Menace Review

Monday, September 24, 2012

 The Good: More levels, more environments, more puzzles, more Trine! The Bad: Many puzzles seem more fussy, death more common. Combat is less fluid, more keyboard mashing. The…

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Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Review

Friday, September 21, 2012

 It’s hard to believe it’s been 12 years since the original Tekken Tag Tournament. It seems like only yesterday when my mother and I went to EB as…

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Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition Review

Friday, September 21, 2012

 I’m about to admit to something that, in many reader’s minds, will serve to discredit my reviews: I don’t finish the vast majority of games that I critique….

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