When I got my PlayStation 4 there was hardly any games to play on it. It hadn’t been out that long and the games I really wanted weren’t out yet. So I had a small selection of PlayStation 4 games to play. Infamous: Second Son was already out and I enjoyed that, but I wanted something else to play. The only game that intrigued me at the time was Call of Duty: Ghosts. Continue reading Call of Duty: Black Ops III Beta Impressions
The Mafia series is one that has always revolved around the idea of family. Whether it’s Tommy Angelo from the first game trying to protect his wife and child or Vito Scaletta working for the mob to help his mother and sister out of debt, family has been a cornerstone of the series’ stories. The upcoming Mafia III is no different but that’s where the similarities end, as developer Hanger 13 aims to take the franchise into a new and diverse direction. Continue reading Mafia III Gamescom 2015 Preview
While checking out indie games at Atlanta, Georgia’s Momocon, one game was absolutely hard to miss. That game was Berzerk Studios’ Just Shapes & Beats. After playing an early build of the game, I can already tell Just Shapes & Beats can crescendo into something special when it launches this winter. Continue reading Just Shapes & Beats Preview
Recently, the folks over at inXile Entertainment were kind enough to provide us with a beta code for their upcoming game, Wasteland 2. inXile would like us to stress that the game is still an early access beta, and is therefore not completely finished. I ran into a few bugs, glitches, and rough edges, but what I saw looked promising. I can’t wait to see what the game looks like with a bit more polish on it.
It’s been seven years since the last Super Smash Bros. game, and now Nintendo is not only releasing one Smash Bros. game, but two. Super Smash Bros. for Wii U will arrive in Holiday 2014, and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS will arrive in North America on October 3rd. Continue reading Super Smash Bros. For 3DS Impressions
On Tuesday, the Pokémon Company officially revealed Pokken Tournament, a new fighting game combining the characters of the Pokémon universe with the development and mechanics of Bandai Namco’s Tekken franchise. The preview clip showcased Lucario and Machamp fighting each other with unique and character-type driven attacks. However, when I first saw this, I knew I saw this battle already, and in fact I did.
With the anniversary of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn quickly approaching, in celebration, Square Enix will be hosting a 14-hour live stream of the game. Continue reading Final Fantasy XIV 14-Hour Live Stream
It was only yesterday when Assassin’s Creed: Rogue was revealed by Game Informer, now a lot of new information has been revealed in the online version of this month’s Game Informer issue. Continue reading Assassin’s Creed: Rogue Will Not Have Multiplayer
EA Access is a service much like Games with Gold or the Instant Game Collection (the free game programs that come with Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus Respectively). It was announced by EA last week and I was lucky enough to find a beta key waiting in my inbox when I got home. I managed to download and install it with no issues.