Review: Mass Effect 2

May 28, 2011 // 5 Comments

PLATFORM: PS3 [Reviewed], X360, PC PUBLISHER: BioWare DEVELOPER: Electronic Arts GENRE(S): Third Person Shooter, Action RPG RELEASED: January 26, 2010 (PC, 360), January 18, 2011 (PS3) ESRB RATING: M – Mature When the first Mass Effect game came out I had neither a PC that could handle it nor an Xbox 360, and so I missed out on it. When this one, Mass Effect 2, came out I still had neither a PC that could handle it nor an Xbox 360, and so I assumed that once again I’d miss out on it. But as luck would have it, Mass Effect 2 arrived on Playstation 3 almost one full year later on [...]

The Backlog Volume # 3- Mass Effect (Xbox 360)

May 13, 2011 // 3 Comments

PLATFORM: Xbox 360 [Reviewed], PC, PS3 PUBLISHER: Microsoft Game Studios, Electronic Arts DEVELOPER: BioWare GENRE(S): Action RPG, Third Person Shooter RELEASED: November 20, 2007 ESRB RATING: M – Mature What can I say about Mass Effect?  For those that haven’t played it before, it is one of the best gaming experiences you can have.  For those that have played it, it’s still one of the best gaming experiences you can have. Our journey begins as Commander Shephard, or your own custom made character if you choose to go that route, and the crew of the Normandy being sent to Eden [...]

Review: The Saboteur

April 30, 2011 // 1 Comment

PLATFORM: PS3 [Reviewed], X360, PC PUBLISHER: Pandemic Studios DEVELOPER: Electronic Arts GENRE(S): Action, Third Person Shooter, Open World RELEASED: December 8, 2009 ESRB RATING: M – Mature The Saboteur is a World War 2 game, yet one that isn’t boring and worn out. Instead of being a first person shooter reliving the same battles again and again, Saboteur is a third person shooter taking place in Nazi occupied Paris, France. Instead of being a member of one of the Allied military’s, you play as a mechanic turned race car driver named Sean Devlin, who joins the resistance [...]