Category: PS3 Reviews

As this console generation winds down to its inevitable ending, it’s becoming more and more clear that to make an impact on the third-person shooting genre, you have to do something special. Whether it’s a nice gameplay hook, addictive multiplayer, or just splendid visuals, if you manage to accomplish one special element, you’ll at least…

The Call of Juarez franchise has been one of the oddest franchises this console generation. It all began with the simple, yet appealing original that put you in the boots of Reverend Ray and Billy Candle. Nothing was particularly revolutionary about the game but it got the job done and provided a good eight hours…

A lot has been said about Bioshock Infinite since its release, and I’m acutely aware of the difficulty of contributing a unique perspective on the game’s merits to the cacophony of other opinions singing its praises. So perhaps the best way I can preface my thoughts about Infinite is to say that when I was…

In attempting to reboot the series and re-imagine its famed protagonist’s origin story, Crystal Dynamics has chosen to tackle the unenviable challenge of redefining the storied and revered Tomb Raider series. It is undoubtedly a well timed and much needed reinvention though. Recent offerings from the franchise have exhibited an unmistakable creative exhaustion which threatened…

Genre: Action, Hack and slash Platform: Playstation 3, Xbox 360 ESRB: M for Mature Developer: Platinum Games Publisher: Konami Released: February 19th 2013 While not a seasoned veteran of the Metal Gear Solid series, having only played Metal Gear Solid 4, I’ve always enjoyed the flavor of the Metal Gear universe, which drew me to…

Having enjoyed the first two Dead Space games, I was very cautiously optimistic about this third installment. When information about this game was being released and some of the unconventional, potentially disastrous avenues that it was taking were revealed, my excitement began to dampen considerably. Then came the similarly disconcerting revelations about the audacious and…

It’s basically Apocalypse now the game…. with Nolan North playing the part of Martin Sheen *rolls eyes* Spec Ops: The Line is a third-person shooter brought to us by Yager Development and published by 2K Games. The game was released for Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on June 26, 2012 in North America…

Two minutes into the game and I already feel like a special needs teacher on a school trip. Good day to you I beseech you read my wondrous Dragon’s Dogma review. Dragon’s Dogma is an action role-playing game developed and published by Capcom for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The game features an open world fantasy setting, in addition to hack and slash and survival horror elements,…

Genre: Action-Adventure Platform: PS3/Xbox 360/PC Developer: Ninja Theory Publisher: Capcom Release Date: January 15th (PS3/Xbox 360), January 25th (PC) Controversy has surrounded the reboot of the Devil May Cry franchise since it was announced at the Tokyo Game Show in 2010.  Plans for a new beginning to the franchise included trading in Dante’s bike-esque style…