From Dust Review

September 17, 2011 // 1 Comment

In From Dust you are cast as the formless entity known as The Breath, and your sole goal is to protect a tribe of people and help them build new villages during their journey to find the Ancients. You are basically the god of these tribal folks, although your power as god is quite limited at times. With that limited power, you’ll also face palm [...]

Assassin’s Creed: Revelations Beta Impressions

September 4, 2011 // 0 Comments

I’ve played a few hours of the Assassin’s Creed: Revelations beta, and so now that I am comfortably with the game, it’s time for some QUICK beta impressions. Right off the bat, I’m not a huge fan of the new Contested Kill/Honorable Death bonus. This occurs when a pursuer goes to stun you but fails; they’ll still hit you before you kill [...]

Driver: San Francisco PS3 Demo Impressions

August 9, 2011 // 3 Comments

The demo for Driver: San Francisco hit PS3 and Xbox 360 today, and it’s packing three missions; two of which show off Tanner’s new “Shift” ability. After playing through each mission twice, here are my impressions of the Driver: San Francisco demo. The first mission listed is called Prove It, where you (as Tanner) have to [...]

Outland PSN Impressions

June 18, 2011 // 2 Comments

Outland is a 2D platformer puzzle game that hit Xbox LIVE on April 27th, and the Playstation Network on June 14th (it was scheduled for an April 27th PSN launch as well, but the PSN outage prevented that from happening). It’s developed by Finnish studio Housemarque, who also developed two of the PSN Welcome Back games Super Stardust HD and [...]

Tom Clancy’s H.A.W.X. Review

June 5, 2011 // 1 Comment

Hello all and welcome to another edition of The Backlog.  Tonight I will be talking about Tom Clancy’s journey into the world aerial combat. Our story begins as United States Air Force pilot Captain Scott Mitchell in 2014.  You and your High Altitude Warfare Xperimental squadron are sent to Ciudad Juarez, Mexico to provide air support for [...]