3rd Nov 2011 - ---=== Introduction ===--- When The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion was first released it was a game that presented a mixture of often jarring contradictions to the players -- and in spite of the fact that it received nearly universal praise and is and was considered to be a game of considerable influence that left its mark on many of th.. Read More.
29th Oct 2011 - The saga told within the multi-book masterpiece called The Lord of the Rings is a high fantasy epic that was written by academic and author J. R. R. Tolkien, who was a philologist and a professor at Oxford University. Created as a sequel to his earlier, far less complex children's fantasy novel The Hobbit (1937), The Lord of the R.. Read More.
10th Oct 2011 - Any examination of the Forza franchise must begin with acknowledging that it is one of the two leading titles within the racing genre that, being platform exclusives, battle with each other in the arena that is largely populated by platform fans. Each time a new entry is released, there is the inevitable bickering over which is th.. Read More.
9th Oct 2011 - Dance Central 2 is the direct sequel to the original Dance Central, and offers gamers another opportunity to get their groove on, both with characters that they know, and with some new ones. In this game a new play system is implemented -- 2-player simultaneous gameplay -- which means that you can now dance in the same room with .. Read More.
9th Oct 2011 - The first BurgerTime was a standup arcade game that was released in 1982 that featured the character of Chef Peter Pepper, who was tasked with dropping the various ingredients for the making of the burgers by navigating through a vertical maze of platforms. If this does not sound like a very likely scenario for a video game, you w.. Read More.
8th Oct 2011 - In the world of video games journalism there exists an element that is particularly interested in the tracking of trends. That doesn't make them any less effective as writers, but it does often provoke interesting (if sometimes disagreeable) conversations over dinner that include the observation that whenever a video game series g.. Read More.
8th Oct 2011 - If you are a veteran gamer you will remember a game called Battle Chess that was originally released on the Commodore Amiga, with release quickly following on 3DO, Acorn Archimedes, Apple IIgs, Apple Macintosh, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, Nintendo Entertainment System, and Windows 3.x -- basically every viable gaming system in.. Read More.
25th Sep 2011 - Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure is a spin-off game from the Spyro series and the first game in the new Skylanders series which will be published by Activision worldwide, but by Square Enix in Japan. This newest offering in the series is actually a fusion of video game and a set of collectible action figures who interface with the g.. Read More.
25th Sep 2011 - If it seems like comic book heroes are making a comeback in video games lately, that is just because lately there have been more than usual, with the second Batman game coming out, and Green Lantern and the upcoming Captain America: Super Soldier game, and then there is The Darkness II, which actually is based off of a comic but.. Read More.
25th Sep 2011 - FIFA Soccer 12 is the nineteenth game in the FIFA series by Electronic Arts that is published by its sports publishing and development division, EA Sports. Following the currently developing trend in modern video game marketing, there are several special versions of the game, as well as early availability for current members of .. Read More.
25th Sep 2011 - A next-generation tower defense game set in the rich fantasy world of Majesty, Defenders of Ardania presents gamers with an addictive set of challenges that, while they focus upon the placing of towers and strategic choices aimed towards halting the advance of enemy units, contains a twist on the normal approach to the genre: Parado.. Read More.
10th Sep 2011 - Our introduction to the upcoming cartoon-influenced baseball game Nicktoons MLB -- which is due to land in gamer hands on September 13th in North America and on September 28th in the rest of the world -- was a much different experience than we usually have, starting with where we found it, which was in the midst of the madness that.. Read More.
31st Aug 2011 - Included within the job description for the public relations representatives who promote video games on behalf of game publishers are a set of requirements that, among all of the different and varied skills requested within the virtual tool chest that represents the basic personal abilities of the candidate, is neither optional or.. Read More.
30th Aug 2011 - Very few sports video games have the history and traditions that are attached to the long-running Madden NFL series, which was originally established as 'John Madden Football' in the titles that were released prior to 1993. A sports simulation video game that is based upon professional American Football and developed by the studi.. Read More.
4th Aug 2011 - There are certain phrases that you will encounter frequently in game articles, previews, and reviews -- specifically the phrase "spiritual successor" as in "this game is the spiritual successor of that game" -- and, while it is not always used correctly, when it is properly applied to the introduction of a game, it reveals a lot abo.. Read More.
4th Aug 2011 - Driver: San Francisco is the upcoming racing-centric action-adventure RPG from the studio Ubisoft Reflections published by Ubisoft with a core version for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Windows PC, and an alternative version for Apple's Mac OSX and Wii. A portable version of the game has been announced for Nintendo's 3DS that con.. Read More.
20th Jul 2011 - Ace Combat: Assault Horizon is the 14th game in the Ace/Air Combat series, and the 9th console title in the series (there were two arcade titles and 4 handheld/mobile titles) published by Namco Bandai, and is being developed by the studio Project Aces. Ace Combat is a hybrid arcade and flight simulation video game series that empha.. Read More.
11th Jul 2011 - Call of Juarez: The Cartel is the upcoming first-person shooter developed by Techland as part of the Call of Juarez series, and is the third game in the series, and the indirect sequel to Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood , the second game in the series. The Cartel continues the western-themed game world, but rather than taking plac.. Read More.
7th Jul 2011 - Introduction The publishing of author J.K. Rowling's iconic series of the seven books that depict the adventures of teen wizard Harry Potter and his mates as he emerges from a life of oppression and loneliness, having been made aware of the gift that is a mark of his genetics -- the ability to do magic -- and, what is more, that ther.. Read More.
29th Jun 2011 - When we were first introduced to the original Puzzle Agent there was really no indication that it was intended to be the opening salvo in a new series of puzzle games, and because of that, when we reached the end only to discover that its ending was of the cliffhanger variety, there was genuine concern that we might never obtain the .. Read More.