0 CommentsPosted by Adam Carr on November 28, 2012 under Reviews
The original 3DS had a bit of a shaky launch last year, with a great initial line up followed by a devastating dead patch. This naturally hurt sales, and for the first time in history, Nintendo made a loss! Now that there are games growing out of its ass, sales are on par with the DS, and Nintendo are promising even more in the future, they have released the XL. Is the XL worth the pick up, or sho... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Adam Carr on November 28, 2012 under Featured, Reviews
Mario Kart has always been the pinnacle of arcade Kart racing, and MK7 follows the trend. The latest game has some new features, some revitalised old ones and a whole lot of content that could make this the best kart game in history. The single player portion of the game is split into 4 categories: Grand Prix, whereby you are racing in an 8 player race over 32 courses split into 8 championships... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Fire Hawk D on November 22, 2012 under News
Coming via their official Facebook page, Activision has revealed when the DLC for Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD they promised back before the game even released will be coming to fans' consoles of choice. Titled the "Revert Pack", the new add-on will most notably bring the revert move that was introduced back on the PlayStation 2 and Xbox in the third game to the HD collection, which is practically ne... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Fire Hawk D on November 20, 2012 under Featured, Reviews
When thinking of a turn-based RPG, most gamers have the games of Japanese developers come to mind, with androgynous male leads, convoluted storylines, and hours of grinding levels to defeat the three-tiered mega-boss at the end of the game. Faery: Legends of Avalon bucks this trend and presents a turn-based RPG set in a fantasy world rooted in real-world mythologies, though from a much smaller per... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Fire Hawk D on November 20, 2012 under Featured, News
Following up on previous teases, Rockstar Games has released a second, longer trailer for their upcoming game Grand Theft Auto V. This new trailer shows off the game's storyline, involving heists, car chases, and train collisions. The three main characters (Michael, Franklin, and Trevor) are displayed and some details on their backgrounds and personalities are hinted at. One thing to note is how p... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Fire Hawk D on November 20, 2012 under News
ARE YOU READY TO SHOOT THINGS AGAIN? HUH?! EXPLOSIONS!!! Sorry. I let the power of Torgue get to me. After some leaks last month of a new add-ons's PlayStation 3 trophy list, Gearbox Software has officially announced that the next add-on for Borderlands 2 will be called Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage. Revealed after "Mr. Torgue" took over Gearbox's @ECHOcasts Twitter feed, Campaign of Carna... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Adam Carr on November 12, 2012 under Featured, Reviews
Back in 1994, MicroProse released the cult phenomenon XCOM Enemy Unknown (also known as UFO Defense). This alien hunting, squad based strategy game is considered one of the found fathers of the entire genre, and has since spawned endless clones on various platforms. 11 years after the last entry to the series, 2K games and Firaxis have teamed up to revitalize the venerable series, and my god hav... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Fire Hawk D on November 12, 2012 under News
Back in 2007, Silicon Knights sued Epic Games claiming breach of contract because they didn't provide enough support in regards to their Unreal Engine 3. In response, Epic Games then counter-sued saying that they had done no such thing, and went further to say that Silicon Knights were in fact the one who breached their contract by creating their own engine using Unreal Engine 3, which violates U.... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Naanad on November 11, 2012 under News
Blizzard is facing a class action lawsuit, you know, the creators of Diablo III, World of Warcraft, and Starcraft! According to the lawsuit alleges that the company “fails to disclose to consumers that additional products must be acquired after buying the games in order to ensure the security of information stored in online accounts that are requisites for playing,” documented in the press ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by foxyfoxy on November 8, 2012 under Reviews
Last Rebellion is an RPG based game rated T. Nine’s homeland Lorvin has been overrun by Belzeds. Belzeds are undead creatures. King Arzelide calls on Nine, his adopted son and a talented blade, and Aisha, a sealer to eliminate the monsters and save the kingdom. The characters have such great back stories in Last Rebellion. Nine and his younger brother Alfred are adopted by King Arzelide of Lo... more.