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Posted By Eric Kelly On March 26, 2015 at 11:00 am ADD COMMENTS

Dead or Alive 5 has gone through quite a few changes since its initial 2012 release. The first updated was Dead or Alive 5+, then that version was ported and further upgraded on PS3 and 360 as Dead or Alive Ultimate, and now, with the latest port job and added features, you have Dead or […]

Posted By Michael Leparc On March 24, 2015 at 2:15 pm ADD COMMENTS

Ever since the Wii U’s gamepad was announced with a touch screen, we’ve been expecting some of the ideas spawned on the DS to make their way to the console format. Kirby and the Rainbow Curse is actually builds off of the DS hit, Kirby: Canvas Curse. In some ways it’s a game that would […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On March 20, 2015 at 3:51 pm ADD COMMENTS

The Dynasty Warriors Empires series has always tried to marry the action from the main series while incorporating the strategy elements from games like Koei’s Romance of the Three Kingdoms series. While some of them have been hit and miss, this one can be counted among those which are a miss. And perhaps this series […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On March 20, 2015 at 2:45 pm ADD COMMENTS

The Dusk series of Atelier games has been pretty interesting. It’s tried to make a slightly darker story line where the world’s outlook is a bit bleak, while still being cute and adorably light-hearted. And it’s succeeded in that endeavor, and even addressed some long-running issues regarding gameplay mechanics and balance. Each entry saw improvements […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On March 18, 2015 at 4:44 pm ADD COMMENTS

Twin-stick shooters are always a fun time, but what if one was made with the following concept: Be the bad guys, and spread ‘democracy’ to the indigenous lifeforms of various planets, all for the glory of the Earth and imperialism. Sound Good? That’s Helldivers in a nutshell, but there are some nice twists to the […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On March 18, 2015 at 10:36 am ADD COMMENTS

A lot of people complain that Nintendo doesn’t make enough new IPs. While Intelligent Systems is a second party developer, and equally doesn’t innovate as much, they’ve finally made a new IP. And Nintendo should at least get some credit for fostering their efforts. While Codename: S.T.E.A.M. is a fun approach to the strategy RPG […]

Posted By Michael Thompson On March 9, 2015 at 4:05 pm ADD COMMENTS

Trivial Pursuit is a game that has been around for a long time in one form or another, so it was only a matter of time before it made its way onto a modern video gaming platform one way or another and Trivial Pursuit LIVE is just that, Trivial Pursuit on the XBOX One. Sometimes […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On March 9, 2015 at 3:49 pm ADD COMMENTS

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z released last year, and despite an initial string of setback preventing online play from being enjoyable, the game was actually pretty solid. While the game did have some gameplay issues, its follow up, Xenoverse fixes some of these things. The result is a game that is all the better […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On March 6, 2015 at 2:59 pm ADD COMMENTS

There comes a time in your gaming life when you should probably ask yourself “Is this kind of stuff fun anymore?” or “Does it even do it well?”. This game is one such an experience that you should ask yourself these questions, as it’s the kind of game that doesn’t seem worth the time and […]

Posted By Jeff Markiewicz On March 3, 2015 at 10:42 am ADD COMMENTS

ScreamRide is a new game from the people behind RollerCoaster Tycoon. This game takes the level of that series and zooms it down to one ride at a time and expands the gameplay into several different styles. The developers are of course Frontier Developments and in addition to the RollerCoaster Tycoon series, they are also […]