Bungie’s “Destiny” finally revealed

Bungie, the creators of the “Halo” series, today have officially unveiled their latest project: “Destiny.” What the developer is calling a shared-world shooter appears to bring together the first-person shooter, sandbox and persistent-world genres to create a large-scale game with a strong focus on social interaction between players. The game has been confirmed to be […]

“Call of Duty Black Ops 2” – Send in the zombies

Kill it! Kill it with fire! Zombies. Next to Nazis, Russians, demons and orcs, zombies are some of the few enemies that the gaming industry never seems to tire of. Oddly enough, Nazi zombies appear to be an unholy fusion that gamers await with baited breath for at the announcement of a “Call of Duty” […]

Eyes on DigiPen student-made game “Perspective”

Neon colors, soothing music, a cute little 8-bit character and platforming. There’s not much more needed to draw you to “Perspective,” this surprisingly fresh and exciting project coming out of DigiPen. Well, except for the ridiculously mind-bending method of gameplay that has people touting it as the next “Portal.” I’m not sure where to begin. […]

Hands on “Injustice: Gods Among Us”

Soloman Grundy was born on a Monday, smashed Flash on a Tuesday… After playing more than seven rounds of “Injustice: Gods Among Us” at this year’s Penny Arcade Expo, and sneaking in a few more after that (much to the booth staff’s displeasure), I am actually impressed and excited for this game. I was skeptical […]

Hands on “Dishonored”

Bang bang slice! After one and a half hours in line, I finally got to play it. Worth it? Yes. Was it everything I hoped? Probably not. Bethesda’s “Dishonored” is a fascinating game with beautiful set pieces, stunning graphics and interesting game mechanics that will have you wanting more and more. Unfortunately, it is a […]

Hands on “Metal Gear Solid Rising: Revengeance”

Here it is – the moment you’ve all been waiting for. Konami’s newest installment in the “Metal Gear Solid” series, “Metal Gear Solid Rising: Revengeance.” Silly name not withstanding, I went in with an open mind to this demo as I’ve never really played much of the “MGS” series to begin with. I’m sure there […]