Spencer Campbell

PROFILE:

Spencer graduated from UNC Asheville with a degree in New Media in 2013. He's a game collector, snatching up cartridges and discs wherever he can.

Posts by Spencer Campbell:

Metal Gear Solid V gets silly with new cardboard box mechanics

by 8 months ago

Metal Gear Solid is a pretty bipolar game.  One minute you can be talking about a deep conspiracy concerning government plots, and the next you might be getting felt up …

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Steelseries’ new mousepad hopes to be “the last surface you will ever need to buy”

by 8 months ago

    The computer peripheral company Steelseries has announced the new DeX mousepad at Gamescom this year. Steelseries promises that the mousepad will feature an extremely low friction surface, and its durable …

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    Legacy of Music Contest announced for Theatrythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call

    by 8 months ago

    Square Enix has announced a new contest for the upcoming 3DS title Theatrythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call.  Contestants have a chance to win prizes including a trip for two to …

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    Tales from the Borderlands brings Borderlands mechanics to Telltale’s familiar format

    by 9 months ago

    Before E3, I hadn't been following Tales from the Borderlands, Telltale's (of The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us fame) entry in the Borderlands series very closely.  I wasn't …

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    Warhammer 40K: Eternal Crusade offers combat on an insane scale

    by 9 months ago

    Warhammer 40K is a massive series, and Behaviour Interactive promises to deliver an MMO experience on a similar scale.  Miguel Caron sat down with Gaming Trend to talk about Behaviour …

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    XING: The Land Beyond E3 hands-on demo transports players to a different realm

    by 9 months ago

    "It's really more of a stop and smell the roses kind of game," Xing developer John Torkington told me as I clumsily slipped on the Oculus Rift and headphones. Even …

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    Ubisoft’s Shape Up hopes to bring fun to fitness

    by 9 months ago

    "You'll do more pushups and more squats if your fitness becomes a game," exclaimed Shape Up producer Charles Huteau at Ubisoft's E3 press conference. Pushups done in your living room …

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    Scalebound announcement trailer has fights, dragons, and dragon fights

    by 10 months ago

    Platinum Games' announced at the Microsoft press conference that their new action game Scalebound will be exclusive to Xbox One. The trailer showed a knight fighting a dragon in a …

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    Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain trailer is cinematic and bloody

    by 10 months ago

    The extended E3 trailer for Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain shows off not only the game's graphical prowess, but also the game's intense story. The trailer features several …

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    NIS brings Dangan Ronpa 2 and Natural Doctrine, among others to E3

    by 10 months ago

    NIS showed off four games at E3 this year: Disgaea 4: A Promise Reborn, Super Dangan Ronpa 2, Fairy Fencer F, and Natural Doctrine. Natural Doctrine is a hardcore strategy …

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    Valiant Hearts: The Great War brings puzzles plus historical accuracy

    by 10 months ago

    Valiant Hearts wooed us with their moving trailer at E3 on Monday, and after a hands on they deliver on that emotion. Ubisoft Montpellier pulls from real World War I …

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    Pac-Man to wakka wakka into the fray of Smash Bros for WiiU and 3DS

    by 10 months ago

    At E3, Nintendo announced that Pac-Man will be a playable character in Super Smash Bros. for both Wii U and 3DS. In the Super Smash Bros. games, Pac-Man will generally …

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