Previews

Elite: Dangerous beta preview – Like food to a starving man

by 2 months ago

The station was just there.  I could see it through the shattered remains of my cockpit’s canopy, beyond the timer ticking down the seconds I had left to live. 23… …

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Far Cry 4 Hands-On Impressions — Kyrat is waiting…

by 2 months ago

Far Cry 3’s release back in November 2012 surprised many people. At that point, a majority of people had written off the series after the lackluster second installment. But the …

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Aeria Games set to scare in upcoming FEAR Online

by 2 months ago

Over the last weekend, we got to go hands-on with the new free-to-play horror FPS, FEAR Online. Spiritual successor to the iconic FPS series of the same name, FEAR Online …

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Assassin’s Creed Unity – Reinventing the kill

by 2 months ago

Assassin’s Creed Unity represents a fresh start for the series.  It isn’t an annual installment, but instead a rebuilt AnvilNext engine, only on next-gen platforms, using refreshingly new mechanics. It …

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Assassin’s Creed Unity Companion App demo video

by 2 months ago

Ubisoft has been absolutely blowing their competition away in terms of how they utilize the second screen experience.   I took a break from the hands-on preview time for Assassin's Creed …

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Sunset Overdrive – chaos, energy drinks, and pure mayhem awesomness

by 3 months ago

The E3 demo we saw for Sunset Overdrive absolutely blew our minds.  We nominated it for Best Graphics, Best New IP, Best Action Game, and Best Sandbox, taking away wins …

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A brutal Roman holiday — Hands-on with Ryse: Son of Rome for PC

by 3 months ago

When in Rome, expect brutality. Originally announced as an Xbox One launch exclusive, Ryse: Son of Rome will finally be coming to PC players on October 10. Crytek is handling …

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A Geeky Groundhog Day Adventure — Randal’s Monday preview

by 3 months ago

It’s rare that a game can encapsulate as many pop culture references and geeky bits of humor as Randal’s Monday, but this upcoming point-and-click adventure title from Nexus Game Studios …

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You aren’t prepared for the next chapter of Halo

by 3 months ago

A lot of companies try to create a universe, but there is a gold standard for how it’s done - Halo.  The team at Bungie and now 343 Industries have …

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Skylanders Trap Team preview — Like console, like tablet

by 3 months ago

I recently got to sit down for a hands-on preview of Skylanders Trap Team, and walked away confident that the series will likely remain as kooky and fun as ever. …

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Skylanders Trap Team preview – I believe in magic

by 3 months ago

I wasn't sold at first. Skylanders Trap Team looked like a gimmick—a neat looking game with a dumb reason to buy a whole bunch of extra figurines. I'd only ever …

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Forza Horizon 2 may be the best racer of 2014

by 3 months ago

I’ve played Forza Motorsport titles back to the original Xbox, but for some reason I just never played the offshoot, Forza Horizon. I’m not sure if it was timing, other …

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