Bioshock announced for phones, gamers let out collective groan
Aug04

Bioshock announced for phones, gamers let out collective groan

  2K Games have announced that Bioshock, the seminal 2007 FPS, is being ported down to the latest generations of iPhone and iPad. Once the mobile gaming community stopped organizing the stack of paperwork at their desks or waiting at the bus stop, they cheered! Immediately after that, they loaded up Candy Crush and spent $100,000 collectively on gems, raspberries or whatever else it is you buy in that game. The remainder of the...

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The Walking Dead Season Two: All That Remains Review
Jan31

The Walking Dead Season Two: All That Remains Review

In a time when zombies are largely considered “overdone,” The Walking Dead comic book, TV series, and video game are still managing to keep the premise interesting to me. With the exception of Survival Instinct; no one needed Survival Instinct. I’ve been looking forward to Season Two of Telltale’s The Walking Dead for months now, but I still couldn’t help but wonder if it would deliver. As you may know if...

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Face Noir Review
Jul23

Face Noir Review

Playing Face Noir, a new to America adventure game for the personal computer, is like looking back in time to the first golden age of adventures. Face Noir refuses to hold your hand through its puzzles, no matter how insanely obscure some combinations of items might seem. It places names and numbers in the environment, but relies on the players to remember these facts or write them down in order to progress. It includes stealth...

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Gemini Rue Review
Apr16

Gemini Rue Review

Point and click adventure games have long held a special place in my heart. They fell a bit off my radar in the PS2 and early Xbox 360 era until the remake of The Secret of Monkey Island brought me back to the genre I love. It wasn’t until Gemini Rue that I realized other developers besides Telltale were keeping the genre alive. Not only was Gemini Rue a return to the sprite art games of yesteryear, but it pushed the genre in ways I...

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Tablets Rule Now, But What Will Replace Them?
Mar14

Tablets Rule Now, But What Will Replace Them?

Staying on the cutting edge of technology requires almost constant vigilance. Keeping up with new developments often requires a good deal of speculation. Here are some potential future replacements to today’s tablet trends.   HUD Glasses and Contacts – In Your Face Technology   HUD (heads-up display) glasses are quite close to hitting the market. Many stories had the public release of Google’s HUD glasses slated for...

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