Lucious Barnes

PROFILE:

I've been a huge fan and critic of games and movies ever since I had a voice to speak about them. I love power and influence of great storytelling, interactive and otherwise, and now want to be more than just a consumer. My biggest strength in this regard? Almost every time, I'm fair all the time.

Posts by Lucious Barnes:

So, what does war have to do with it? – Does PS4’s chart topping numbers spell a console victory?

by 9 months ago

    So, as we pass through the first business quarter of 2014, the air is quieting from the sounds of the console wars opening salvos. Though a winner has not clearly …

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    But who watches the Watch Dogs?

    by 10 months ago

      Multiple sources from the UK have confirmed via Twitter and other media that during a Watch Dogs preview event in Paris, Ubisoft found it appropriate to give all attending journalists …

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      Adorable villainy- The Witch and the Hundred Knight review

      by 10 months ago

      Ever since I heard the title and saw my first screenshot, I knew I was going to play The Witch and the Hundred Knight. The colors and art design were …

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      Four buttons and a thousand bullets – Luftrausers Review

      by 10 months ago

      Despite gaming’s current nosedive into the uncanny valley, where the visual line between digital and actual skin has become seamlessly narrow, Luftrausers isn’t much to look at. It’s artistic design …

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      Telling old tales anew: Tales of Symphonia Chronicles Review

      by 11 months ago

      The Tales Of series are some of the best and most beloved J-RPG titles that currently exist, with droves of loyal fans and a winning gameplay formula that is still …

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      The best rebuilds use old parts: Strider Review

      by 11 months ago

      Outside of knowing they’re inevitable, there’s never any telling with remakes. Most of the time it’s safe to assume they will be ambitious, but ultimately rubbish. Awkward, cross-generational, half-breeds where …

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      Making a mess of success: One Piece: Romance Dawn review

      by 11 months ago

      I don’t know what’s going on here. I mean I have some idea of what’s happening… I understand that Luffy is a “rubber person” (yes, like the bouncy kind), and …

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      Waiting for infinity: Ace Combat Infinity beta first impressions

      by 12 months ago

      Ace Combat is one of the few franchises of which I am hopelessly (and perhaps worrisomely) loyal toward. I ask for close to nothing for this series to keep me …

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      A mystery with missing parts: The raven: Legacy of a master thief

      by 12 months ago

      There are a couple of reasons why I’ve never played many point-and-click titles before. The first is my personal gaming etymology is console based (not the natural habitat for games …

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      About as mighty as you’d expect – Power Rangers Megaforce

      by 1 year ago

      With the television series crossing the 20 season threshold this year, and consisting of more than 15 different stylistic themes, it’s safe to say that the Power Rangers franchise is …

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      A new way to wakka-wakka — Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures

      by 1 year ago

      Everything must evolve to survive, a fact particularly true about the video game industry. Over the years we’ve seen the iconic virtual vanguards of our gaming youth bizarrely (and at …

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      When adding more makes it just right – Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst

      by 1 year ago

      Having created 14 various games in the Naruto universe, including the four that make up the “Storm” series, it’s safe to say that developer CyberConnect2 knows something about bringing the …

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