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:

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

by 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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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Devolver Digital announces The Talos Principle and Titan Souls — “S*** is about to get real”

by 6 months ago

Devolver Digital announced two new games at Sony's E3 conference this year -- The Talos Principle and Titan Souls. The Talos Principle by Croteam is a "philosophical puzzler" written by …

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Dead Island 2 announcement trailer pumps up the jams

by 6 months ago

Deep Silver's Dead Island 2 had viewers laughing aloud when it was announced at Sony's E3 conference. Several months after the events on Banoi, the United States military has put …

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Untitled project from Burnout developers will “go beyond cars”

by 6 months ago

    During the EA press conference, Criterion announced a game that is in the "very early" stages of development.  While no in-game footage has been shown, it appears to be in …

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    Assassin’s Creed Unity launches October 28

    by 6 months ago

    Ubisoft announced today at E3 the next installment of Assassin's Creed -- Assassin's Creed Unity. The game will follow Arno, a young man set out for revenge who gets thrown …

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    Hitman GO — A perfect crime

    by 7 months ago

    The Hitman games have been headed in a logical direction over the past few years. A simple stealth-em-up formula that has been, for the most part, working. Then a game …

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