Persona 3 Portable (Psp) Review

Brendan Frye

Brendan has over a decade working as a journalist and EIC. He has covered festivals and conferences, writen and interviewed about the industries the biggest names, and is always excited to see how the medium changes with new technology and fresh voices.

Persona 3 Portable (Psp) Review

Persona 3 Portable (PSP) Review

There’s a reason high school and demons often find themselves intermeshed in fiction: Being a teenager can be hellish. From Buffy the Vampire Slayer to countless anime series, it’s a rich vein to mine, but one that’s seldom touched by video games. Because of this Persona 3 Portable feels fresh even though it’s a rerelease […]
Valkyria Chronicles 2 (Psp) Review

Valkyria Chronicles 2 (PSP) Review

It’s ironic that tactical roleplaying games tend to have the most involved plots. Games like Final Fantasy Tactics and Tactics Ogre sport long, convoluted epics, when, really, it’s a genre that requires the least amount of narrative backbone.
No More Heroes 2 – Desperate Struggle Review

No More Heroes 2 – Desperate Struggle Review

Looking for a game where bloody assassin massacres and cutesy kitten playtime are equal priorities? No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle is one of the biggest, and strangest, releases for the Nintendo Wii in the first quarter of 2010. Its predecessor No More Heroes won critical acclaim back in 2008 for its adult themes and stylish visuals, but […]
Mass Effect 2 (Xbox 360) Review

Mass Effect 2 (XBOX 360) Review

After three years, the folks at BioWare bring us back to the world of Mass Effect with the second game in their remarkable trilogy. Released in 2008, the first game was a solid title that took the choice and dialogue found in RPG Games like Oblivion and mixed them with the action found in 3rd person shooters like Gears of […]
Army Of Two: The 40Th Day (Xbox 360) Review 4

Army of Two: The 40th Day (XBOX 360) Review

Released back in 2008, Army of Two attempted to emphasize co-operative gameplay. However, numerous setbacks including faulty AI and risky matter prevented the title from achieving anything more then a minor hit. We are pleased to announce though that the follow up Army of Two: The 40th Day, released by EA Montreal earlier this year, […]
Brütal Legend (Xbox 360) Review 2

Brütal Legend (XBOX 360) Review

In Brütal Legend, the world of video-games and music collide. Recently released for the PlayStation Entertainment System and the XBOX 360, Brütal Legend is the latest game from Tim Schafer, creator of such famous titles as The Secret of Monkey Island, Full Throttle and Grim Fandango. The question is does the world of rock and […]
Demon’s Souls (Ps3) Review 2

Demon’s Souls (PS3) Review

Strap on your armor plate, unsheathe your sword and enter the realm of Boletaria, a place where taking more than a few steps at a time is a challenge, but really you never die. This is the world of Demon’s Souls a fantasy RPG from developer From Software exclusively for the Playstation 3. The display […]
Dark Void (Xbox 360) Review 2

Dark Void (XBOX 360) Review

With today’s console landscape littered with action Games, a newcomer really has to do something different to stand out. Dark Void from Airtight Games attempts to do just that by implementing something new: a jet pack and aerial combat.
Silent Hill: Shattered Memories (Psp) Review

Silent Hill: Shattered Memories (PSP) Review

Horror in video games is difficult to achieve. Many times, playing such games feels exhilarating, like watching an action movie, which excites more often than it terrifies. Silent Hill has always been a series that follows the horror movie mentality, crafting worlds that never allow the player to feel comfortable, or even allowing the ability to fight, and […]
Assassin’s Creed Ii (Ps3) Review 1

Assassin’s Creed II (PS3) Review

The Renaissance brings to mind streets filled with merchants, Leonardo da Vinci, and a new age of art and culture. Ubisoft Montreal is hoping to add Ezio, a young nobleman turned assassin, to that image of this historic time period. Assassin’s Creed II takes up the story after 2007’s Assassin’s Creed, only this time the […]

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