Archive for December, 2013

Posted By Justin Lee On December 10, 2013 at 1:29 pm Comments Off on Terraria Launching on PS Vita

505 Games, a global publisher of video games, today announced that best-selling, critically-acclaimed indie sandbox adventure Terraria will arrive on PlayStation Vita handheld entertainment system on December 17 for North American players. Terraria puts an emphasis on crafting and exploration set in vast and vibrant worlds. The game has received universal acclaim with over 3 […]

Posted By Cristofer Hess On December 10, 2013 at 1:15 pm Comments Off on Killzone: Shadow Fall Review – PlayStation 4

Killzone: Shadow Fall is a futuristic shooter, a launch title exclusive to the PlayStation 4. It’s one of the first games of a (very) new era, a generation of new sights and sounds, graphics and processors and p’s – all 1080 of them – with promises of New and Bigger and Better, experiences like we’ve […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On December 10, 2013 at 10:10 am Comments Off on Tales of Xillia Video Review – PlayStation 3

Gametactics reviewer Eric Kelly dives deep into the massive RPG Tales of Xilla for the PlayStation 3. Watch the Tales of Xillia Video Review: Tales of Xillia PlayStation 3 Screenshots:

Posted By Eric Kelly On December 9, 2013 at 11:31 am Comments Off on Soulcalibur II HD Online Review – Xbox 360 (Also on PlayStation 3)

Soulcalibur II hit arcades over ten years ago, and it quickly became a hit, spawning many sequels and spinoffs. All of which failed to live up to the quality of Soulcalibur II in the eyes of many. Fast-forward to present day, and Namco-Bandai saw fit to lease new life on the classic fighter, while adding […]

Posted By Justin Lee On December 9, 2013 at 10:24 am Comments Off on Tom Clancy’s The Division Snowdrop Next-Gen Engine Trailer Showcase and Screenshots

Ubisoft has released new Tom Clancy’s The Division screens and trailer. Setting a new bar in video game realism and open-world rendering, the latest assets showcase the next-gen Snowdrop engine which was specifically developed to create a deep and vast universe. The Division takes place in New York three weeks after a lethal virus, released […]

Posted By Jeff Markiewicz On December 6, 2013 at 9:30 am Comments Off on Batman: Arkham Origins Review – Xbox 360 (Also on PlayStation 3, Wii U and Windows PC)

It used to be best to avoid games that use an already established intellectual property because they usually, quite frankly, sucked. Just look at Superman 64 as a prime example. There was a lot of hype for that title because of the name and then it launched with abysmal reviews. Sure there are exceptions like […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On December 5, 2013 at 11:24 am Comments Off on Mario Party: Island Tour Review – 3DS

It’s been a long time since the Original Mario Party game came out for the N64, back in 1998. And it seemed that in more recent years, the series has become stale, and lacking in inspiration, merely just settling for being entertaining to those that still haven’t tired of the old formula. But Mario Party: […]

Posted By Celeste Dobropolski On December 5, 2013 at 9:55 am Comments Off on Rocksmith 2014 Edition Review – Xbox 360 (Also on Mac OS, PlayStation 3 and Windows PC)

Rocksmith hasn’t reinvented the riff, but they’ve reinvented the way you learn how to play guitar. In Rocksmith 2014, players are given all of the best from the original Rocksmith, along with new features to help with faster and more well-rounded learning. The game is teaching oriented, allowing for guitarists of various learning levels to […]

Posted By Justin Lee On December 4, 2013 at 4:56 pm Comments Off on THE WOLF AMONG US Arriving Tonight on iOS

Today we would like to confirm that the critically-acclaimed season premiere of our new series, ‘The Wolf Among Us,’ based on Bill Willingham’s award-winning comic book series ‘FABLES’ and licensed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, will be arriving for download on the iOS App Store later today. We would also like to share an all-new […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On December 3, 2013 at 4:44 pm Comments Off on Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Review – Wii U

Ever since 2009, Sega, Nintendo, and the International Olympic Committee had teamed up to produce official Olympic themed video-games starring the various characters from the Mario and Sonic games. The series have often received mixing review, or just being middling, and with the latest game for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, you would think there […]