More sneaking than sniping – “Sniper Elite 3” review

For a game called “Sniper Elite 3,” there sure is a big gap between actually sniping people and sneaking around I will say that while I wasn’t disappointed with this game, I was certainly surprised at how often I found myself slowly moving through the battlefield in contrast to the previous game in the franchise. […]

“Valiant Hearts” review – A tug on the heartstrings

It’s not often a game comes along that’s quite like “Valiant Hearts: The Great War.” A war game that focuses not on the fighting of the war, though it definitely showcases the brutality and body count, but the mental and emotional effects it has on people. For those who are thinking this is going to […]

Master Chief heads to Xbox One in November

“Halo: The Master Chief Collection” was announced for Xbox One this morning at Xbox’s Electronic Entertainment Expo media briefing. The collection, which includes “Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary,” “Halo 2 Anniversary,” Halo 3″ and “Halo 4” will be available Nov. 11 for $60.Each game will include it’s own original multiplayer mode in it’s original form running on […]

Buy an Xbox One without Kinect starting in June

Microsoft will sell it’s Xbox One console without a bundled Kinect sensor for $399 beginning June 9, according to a post by head of Xbox Phil Spencer on Xbox Wire this morning.The Kinect sensor will be available for purchase as a standalone product in the fall for an undisclosed price, and the premium Xbox One […]

This week in gaming

Blow everything up in Sunset City Information on Insomniac Games’s Xbox One-exclusive “Sunset Overdrive” was made available this week via the official Xbox YouTube channel. The game focuses heavily on movement and traversal of Sunset City while the player blows up zombie-like enemies in the most bombastic ways possible. Wallrunning, grinding on wires and rails […]

Xbox Originals unveiled

Several shows are in production and planned for release on Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Windows 8, according to a post today on Xbox Wire. Two of the included programs are based on the hit “Halo” franchise. Steven Spielberg is executive producing an episodic series, and Ridley Scott is executive producing a “digital feature,” both […]