Monthly Archive: November 2011

Review: WWE ’12 7

Review: WWE ’12

WWE ’12 (Xbox 360, Playstation 3 [Reviewed], Wii) Developer: Yuke’s Publisher: THQ Genre(s): Wrestling, Fighting Released: November 22, 2011 ESRB Rating: T – Teen The past few years have been rough for fans of wrestling games. On one hand, the presentation of the annual WWE simulation series Smackdown vs. RAW continued to evolve and become more and more like its...

Vortex Effect NCAA Top Ten Week 12 0

Vortex Effect NCAA Top Ten Week 12

Hello all and welcome back to the Top Ten.  With all the crap that was going on at Penn State last week, posting the poll just didn’t seem like a priority or appropriate.   As usual, I’m late getting around to this, so we’re just going to pretend that Virginia Tech’s win over UNC hasn’t happened yet.   LSU Tigers...

BloodRayne: Betrayal Review 0

BloodRayne: Betrayal Review

BloodRayne: Betrayal Platform: PSN, Xbox 360 Live(reviewed) Publisher: Way Forward Developer: Majesco Genre(s): Side-scrolling Action Released: August 31, 2011 – Xbox Live, September 6, 2011 – Playstation Network ESRB Rating: M-Mature First, let me say that I have never played a game in the BloodRayne series, and only caught about five to ten minutes of one of the movies when...

[Vol. 3] The BrainBusters Present:  A Walk Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death 1

[Vol. 3] The BrainBusters Present: A Walk Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death

 (Thanks be to sheepster for the Brainbuster banners) It has been said that life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you react to it. The Undertaker would soon prove those same calculations stood up in death. The most desperate deed—half the World Wrestling Federation locker room rushing out to lock the Dead Man in his...

Review: Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception 6

Review: Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception

Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception (Playstation 3) Developer: Naughty Dog Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Genre(s): Action Adventure, Platform, Third Person Shooter Released: November 1, 2011 ESRB Rating: T – Teen Uncharted 3 was my most anticipated game of the year. It’s been a week since its release, and I have finished the single player campaign twice (Normal and Crushing), and I...

WWE ’12 Inside The Ring: A Look At Universe Mode 2.0 0

WWE ’12 Inside The Ring: A Look At Universe Mode 2.0

I haven’t been this pumped for a WWE game in a very long time. For the first time going into a WWE game, I have not heard anything about this game that sounds bad. This video, more than any other, has me super excited for this. Bye bye Smackdown, hello WCW Nitro. This game really can’t get here fast enough....

Batista Announced As DLC For WWE ’12 2

Batista Announced As DLC For WWE ’12

THQ today announced that Batista will be a downloadable character for WWE ’12, which hits stores on November 22nd. Expect Batista to be released in January as part of DLC 3: The Legends Pack.

Adrian Gonzalez Announced as Cover Athlete for MLB 12 The Show 0

Adrian Gonzalez Announced as Cover Athlete for MLB 12 The Show

Sony today announced that All-Star first baseman for Boston Red Sox, Adrain Gonzalez, will be on the cover of the Playstation 3 and PS Vita exclusive MLB 12: The Show. I imagine they’ll reveal the cover sometime soon. The game drops on March 6, 2012. I’m already looking forward to the eventual demo.

Vortex Effect NCAA Top Ten #10 1

Vortex Effect NCAA Top Ten #10

We’re going short and sweet this week, as all you really need to know is, just like in most every other poll, #1 is playing #2 Saturday night in Tuscaloosa.  We’re also short on votes this week, but shit happens sometimes and people have lives outside of our website.   Alabama 8-0   20(2) LSU 8-0   18 Oklahoma State 8-0   15...

The Backlog Volume # 6 – F.E.A.R. 2

The Backlog Volume # 6 – F.E.A.R.

The Backlog Volume # 6- F.E.A.R. Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360[reviewed], Playstation 3 Publisher: Vivendi Universal Developer: Monolith Productions(PC), Day 1 Studios(Xbox 360, PS3) Genre(s): Psychological horror, First-person shooter Released: October 18, 2005 PC; October 31, 2006 Xbox 360; April 24, 2007 PS3 ESRB Rating: M-Mature “Make them REMEMBER WHAT FEAR TASTES LIKE.” – Freddy vs. Jason