0 CommentsPosted by Chris Penwell on April 25, 2013 under General, PlayStation 3 Reviews, PlayStation Vita Reviews
Guacamelee is a Metroid-vania sidescrolling platformer with interesting puzzles, a variety of abilities to master and surprisingly enough, a combo system but unfortunately the game becomes repetitive with its combat. This new PlayStation Network title from Drinkbox Studios features a hero named Juan, a Mexican man who is the handyman of his village. One day, Juan's life is turned upside down as... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Chris Penwell on April 7, 2013 under General, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 3 Reviews
As a newcomer to the Atelier series, I believed I would fall in love with the game's quirky story, beautiful art style and old school turn based mechanics but after playing Atelier Ayesha, the game falls flat in most of these aspects plus more. This game isn't terrible but it's not great either. Atelier Ayesha tells the story of a young apothecary turned alchemist called Ayesha. Despite her h... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Ben Adamski on March 28, 2013 under General, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 3 Reviews
Tomb Raider is a reboot of an iconic heroine of gaming who has long since fallen from the legendary status she once held. Rebooting any franchise is hard but especially difficult when you try to make it accessible to new fans while still appealing to those who grew up raiding tombs--without disappointing either audience. Crystal Dynamics has proven that it can be done and while the the multiplayer... more.
0 CommentsPosted by James Dahl on March 17, 2013 under General, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 3 Reviews, PlayStation Network Reviews
Capcom has created its share of interesting and unique fighting games throughout the years, some of which have continued to appeal to its fans in new ways, while maintaining to hold onto the true essence of why we love fighting games so much. Well, one series that led to quite a few innovations in the genre is one called Darkstalkers. Capcom has decided to revive the series into what is known as D... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Chris Penwell on March 17, 2013 under General, PlayStation 3 Reviews
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 succeeds in bringing the fights, story, and world of the famous Naruto anime series into game form but this installment is far from perfect with lackluster online play and occasional dipping of frame rate. NOTE: There may be spoilers of recent Naruto Shippuden episodes in this review. In this installment of the Ultimate Ninja Storm series, we follo... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Chris Penwell on February 22, 2013 under General, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 3 Reviews
The Walking Dead is a remarkable experience, simply put. With it's incredibly well voiced characters to the deep impacts in the story you can create, The Walking Dead deserves to be considered in the top echelon of PlayStation Network titles. TellTale Games have brought something to gaming that is revolutionary which is the story and even though the main premise of The Walking Dead is about escap... more.
0 CommentsPosted by James Dahl on February 18, 2013 under General, PlayStation 3 Reviews, PlayStation Vita Reviews
PlayStation has had its fair share of interesting characters and stories throughout its lifetime and for most of us those moments will never be forgotten. Still, there hasn’t been a gathering such as this ever in PlayStation history, and if you want to know where the fight's at, well then you've found it. So is PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale a unique fighting game experience? Well look no... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Chris Penwell on February 2, 2013 under General, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 3 Reviews
Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, developed by Level-5 and published by Namco Bandai, is a refreshingly new Japanese roleplaying game with a wonderful world to explore, an interesting battle system and a splendorous story alongside many hours of gameplay. What plagues the game heavily, however, is your allies’ artificial intelligence but nevertheless Ni No Kuni does not fail to work its magi... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Chris Penwell on December 20, 2012 under General, PlayStation 3 Reviews, PlayStation Network, PlayStation Network Reviews
Nippon Ichi have created fun and interesting role playing game experiences this year including Legasista and Mugen Souls but Clan of Champions falls short of the high caliber of work that NIS have previously conducted - Clan of Champions unfortunately is uninspired, repetitive and is flat out, one of the worst PSN titles to ever be released in 2012. Clan of Champions focuses on gladiator battle... more.
0 CommentsPosted by James Dahl on December 19, 2012 under General, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 3 Reviews
The Vault dwellers are back in this definitive sequel that is out to redeem itself over a terrible ending and deliver to the fans of the first game everything they could possibly ask for. Looking back on it, things could only get better right? Find out in our review. Looking for everything you loved about Borderlands while leaving out everything you disliked, pretty much sums up Borderlands 2. ... more.