Batman: Arkham Origins Review
Nov20

Batman: Arkham Origins Review

It’s hard to believe that it has only been four years since Batman: Arkham Asylum. The title that seemingly broke the curse of non-Spider related super-heroics in gaming has cast a shadow over so many games that have come since. Its masterful combination of Nolan’s dark vision of Gotham with the expanded rogues gallery afforded by decades of comics history brought even the most mainstream of Batman’s fans up to speed...

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Top 10 Scary Moments in Non-Horror Games
Nov08

Top 10 Scary Moments in Non-Horror Games

They say the most successful scares are the ones you don’t see coming. When you play a horror game, you know you are going into the game expecting to wet your willy, so the scares that hit you are much less effective. Take Dead Space for example, a truly terrifying game, but by the end of the first and throughout the sequels you grew accustomed to the horrors and the series turns into just another over-the-shoulder shooter. Now...

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Batman: Arkham Origins E3 Demo Walkthrough
Jul04

Batman: Arkham Origins E3 Demo Walkthrough

The announcement of a new iteration in the Arkham series has left all of our eyes and ears filled with Batman. There isn’t a place you can go without being reminded that Batman: Arkham Origins is coming and that it’s going to be awesome. But with all the hype towards its release being doled out by the company, a lot of other information that came with it had some people concerned. Firstly, the release date seemed so close...

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Injustice: Gods Among Us Review
Apr27

Injustice: Gods Among Us Review

A few years ago NetherRealm Studios put out Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe to mixed results. Since the title featured DC Characters, many hoped that it would feel like an interesting experimental hybrid of a fighting game, but sadly it turned out feeling more like a Mortal Kombat game with DC Character skins. Fast foward years later and after the successful reboot of Mortal Kombat and NetherRealm decided to give the concept of a DC...

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Hands on with Injustice: Gods Among Us
Apr09

Hands on with Injustice: Gods Among Us

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 the in game preview montage seems to be similar to the challenge tower in...

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