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Review: Thief

Thief

Thief (PC [Reviewed], PS4, XB1, Playstation 3, Xbox 360) Developer: Eidos Montreal   *Nixxes Software BV for the PC. Publisher: Square Enix Genre: First person stealth adventure Release date: February 25, 2014 This is a series that has been on hiatus for too long. Like many other long fans who have held their breath since the mixed bag but IMHO overly ... Read More »

Review: Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag (PC [Reviewed], Playstation 3, Xbox 360, PS4, XB1, Wii-U) Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Publisher: Ubisoft Genre(s): Third person action adventure Released: PS3/360/Wii U – October 29, 2013; PS4 November 15, 2013; PC: November 19, 2013; Xbox One November 22, 2013 ESRB Rating: M – Mature I am a huge fan of the Assassin’s Creed games so admittedly I approach these ... Read More »

Review: Battlefield 4

Battlefield 4

Battlefield 4 [PC (reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360) Developer: DICE Publisher: Electronic Arts Genre(s): First Person Shooter Released: PC, Xbox 360, PS3: October 29, 2013; PS4: November 12, 2013; Xbox One: November 19, 2013 ESRB Rating: M – Mature EA DICE returns after two years following the release of the very successful Battlefield 3 with this inevitable sequel. I am happy ... Read More »

Review: Sniper Elite – Nazi Zombie Army 1 and 2

Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army 1 and 2 (PC) Developer: Rebellion Publisher: Rebellion Genre(s): Third Person Shooter, Action Released: Part 1: February 28, 2013; Part 2 October 31, 2013 ESRB Rating: M – Mature If you look over my review of the original game these spins offs came from you can see that I thought very highly of it and ... Read More »

Review: Syder Arcade

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Syder Arcade (PC [Reviewed], Mac, iPad) Developer: Studio Evil Publisher: Studio Evil Genre(s): “schmup” shooter/shoot ‘em up Original release: March 2012 Steam debut: October 24, 2013 ESRB Rating: NA * A Steam code was provided by the publisher for review. As someone who has been videogaming for thirty years or so I cut my teeth on all kinds of games ... Read More »

Review: Splinter Cell: Blacklist

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Splinter Cell: Blacklist (PC [Reviewed], PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U) Developer: Ubisoft Toronto Publisher: Ubisoft Genre(s): Third Person Shooter, Stealth Released: August 20, 2013 Price: $59.99 ESRB Rating: M – Mature Splinter Cell has finally “come back.” That’s my short teaser for the theme of this review and many others reviews out there for that matter. This game brings ... Read More »

Review: Metro Last Light (PC)

Metro Last Light (PC [Reviewed], PlayStation 3, Xbox 360) Developer: 4A Games Publisher: Deep Silver Genre(s): First person shooter Released: May 14, 2013 ESRB Rating: M – Mature * A copy of this game was provided by the publisher for review. In a post apocalyptic not too distant future a year after the events of the first game, protagonist Artyom ... Read More »

Review: BioShock Infinite (PC)

BioShock Infinite (PC [Reviewed], Playstation 3, Xbox 360) Developer: Irrational Games Publisher: 2K Games Genre(s): First person shooter Released: March 22, 2013 ESRB Rating: M – Mature I’ll state it upfront: This game will be on my Game of the Year shortlist without a doubt and it’s set a very high bar for the remainder of this year across the ... Read More »

Review: Crysis 3 (PC)

Crysis 3 (PC [Reviewed], Playstation 3, X-Box 360) Developer: Crytek Publisher: Electronic Arts Genre(s): First person shooter Released: February 19, 2013 ESRB Rating: M – Mature Here is EA’s official game summary: “The hunted becomes the hunter in the CryEngine-powered open-world shooter Crysis 3. Players take on the role of ‘Prophet’ as he returns to New York in the year ... Read More »

Review: Tomb Raider (PC)

Tomb Raider (PC [Reviewed], PlayStation 3, X-Box 360) Developer: Crystal Dynamics Publisher: Square Enix Genre(s): Third person action adventure Released: March 5, 2013 ESRB Rating: M – Mature In many years I could sign off on this game as “Game Of The Year” outright. It’s that good. In a year like 2013 is shaping up to be and the fact ... Read More »