Category: Reviews

Good day to you homogenous masses, behold my basically above board Far Cry 3 Review. This swashbuckling FPS/RPG adventure comes to you courtesy of  Ubisoft Montreal in conjunction with Ubisoft Massive, Ubisoft Red Storm, Ubisoft reflections, and Ubisoft Shanghai and published by Ubisoft for Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. First impressions We’ve been bombarded for months with a plethora of mindboggling trailers, sort of giving you…

Genre: Hack and Slash Platform: Wii U Developer: Team Ninja Publisher: Tecmo Koei Release Date: November 18th, 2012 (US)/ January 11th 2013 (Europe) It’s been a while since Ryu Hayabusa slashed bad guy with his katana on a Nintendo home console: the series actually started on the 8 bit Nintendo Nes so Ninja Gaiden 3:…

Genre: Runner Platform: iOS ESRB: E for Everyone Developer: Heliceum Publisher: Heliceum Released: November 27th 2012   Runsanity, as its name implies, is a game centered entirely upon running. To this end the gameplay is solid. Running across the sidescrolling screen is supplemented by precision jumping, either aiming to land on or avoid obstacles, collect…

Genre: Japanese Role Playing Game Platform: Playstation 3 Developer: Level 5 Publisher: Namco Bandai Release Date: January 22th, 2013 Any animation lover knows the name Studio Ghibli, led by master Hayao Miyazaki: some of the movies created by the studio are regarded among the best for their great and touching stories. When japanese developer Level…

Genre: Japanese Role Playing Game Platform: Playstation Vita Developer: Bandai-Namco Publisher: Bandai-Namco Release Date: December 25th, 2012 The Tales Of series is one of the longest and most prolific japanese rpg series still running today, second only to giants like Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest. From its humble beginnings back in 1995, the series has…

Genre: Action-Adventure Platform: Playstation Vita Developer: Marvelous AQL Publisher: Sony computer Entertainment Release Date: December 20th, 2012 Soul Sacrifice is one of the most interesting 2013 Playstation Vita upcoming games. The mind behind it, Keiji Inafune, is not a newcomer, having fathered a long running series like Megaman, among other games, and it shows: the…

Genre: First Person Action-Adventure Platform: Playstation 3 Developer: Arkhane Studios Publisher: Bethesda Release Date: December 11th, 2012 Even though we’re well into the end of the current console generation, some new IPs have graced our consoles during the end of this year and some have been met with success both on the press and on…

Genre: Platform Platform: Wii U Developer: Ubisoft Montpellier Publisher: Ubisoft Release Date: February 26th, 2013 Rayman can be considered a mainstay in the platforming games: Ubisoft managed to create some compelling games through the years, ranging from the 2D styled gameplay of the first game to the latest 3d offerings. Last year’s Rayman Origins was…

Genre: Puzzle Game Platform: Wii U Developer: 5th Cel Publisher: Warner Bros Interactive Released: November 18th, 2012 I won’t hide it: I’m a big Scribblenauts fan. The series developed by 5th Cell managed to capture the heart and minds of all who played it with a simple yet captivating formula which focuses on players’ creativity…

Genre: Action-Adventure Platform: Playstation 3 Developer: Platinum Games Publisher: Konami Released: December 13th, 2012 Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance has had a rough development history, as most Metal Gear fans know. The original Rising, developed by Kojima Productions, was eventually scrapped and the game came really close to be canned. This was not the case thanks…