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Why You Should Be Excited for the Next Thief

Why You Should Be Excited for the Next Thief

Apr 9, 2013

A decade has passed, but Garrett has not yet taken a dive into the annals of history; he has merely been waiting for the right time. As his profession taught him, timing is everything. A console cycle later and the Thief series finally makes a long awaited return. Many things have changed since we last saw Garrett, but will one of the forefathers of stealth and...

Hands on with Injustice: Gods Among Us

Hands on with Injustice: Gods Among Us

Apr 9, 2013

While patiently awaiting the release for the highly anticipated Injustice: Gods Among Us, NetherRealm Studios was gracious enough to offer players a playable demo available now on the PSN store and XBL Marketplace. Going through the menus I noticed that Injustice will include a Story Mode, Battle(Arcade Mode),Practice Mode, and S.T.A.R Labs which after watching...

Slam Bolt Scrappers Review

Slam Bolt Scrappers Review

Apr 9, 2013

In the video game studio kitchen, it seems that everyone knows the recipe for success: Cool bad ass character Crazy environment Awesome weapons Interesting story Multiplayer Now, what happens when you don’t want to follow the recipe and instead try to create something brand new using old ideas? Well, that’s what we’re going to find out in...

The PAX East 2013 Gearbox Panel

The PAX East 2013 Gearbox Panel

Apr 9, 2013

I pushed my way through the colossal throng on my way to the Main Hall of the Boston Convention Center. I hadn’t seen a line that massive anywhere else at PAX East 2013. As we all shuffled and bumped our way closer to the entrance, a group of Gearbox lackeys passed out small squares of colored paper. No one knew what they were for, but they seemed...

Guacamelee! Review

Guacamelee! Review

Apr 9, 2013

Mario and Rayman may be the few titles still clinging to the platforming genre in the retail space, but the downloadable market is wonderfully full of them. Drinkbox Studios is following their Tales from Space games with Guacamelee!, a 2D platformer set in Mexico that has you donning a luchador mask and jumping between the worlds of the living and dead to...