Guitar Hero – the game that started it all – and other peripheral rhythm-based games went the way of the dinosaur due to oversaturation and unoriginality in the genre.
Activision and Vicarious Visions’ Skylanders are back once again this year, but this time around they’re bringing new tools to their arsenal to combat the never-ending threat that is Kaos.
With remastered titles being all the rage right now, and every publisher seemingly tossing out what they think is their best games with improved visuals and other tweaks onto current-gen consoles in hope of squeezing out more cash out of their investment, most titles have fans scratching their heads wondering why they were even re-released in the first place.
Let’s go straight to the point here, folks. Mortal Kombat X, NetherRealm Studios’ latest entry in their long-running fighting game franchise, is the best entry in the series since the original trilogy.
Goat Simulator, is first and foremost, a spoof on the simulator game genre.
Resident Evil has been a really divisive franchise lately, straying far from its survival horror roots for more action-oriented gameplay in the latest entries in the series.
What happens after you’ve risen up the ranks, taken control of a gang, destroyed all your street rivals, became the president of the United States, and fought off an invading alien race in a digital realm?
Assassin’s Creed Rogue, the latest entry in the long-running Assassin’s Creed series and perhaps the last releasing on past-gen consoles, initially feels more like an expansion to Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag than a full-fledged game.
If you’re old enough to remember seeing Disney’s music film Fantasia – either during the original release in theaters (you must be really old), VHS, TV or even the sequel that came out in 1999, I’m pretty sure that you most likely imagined what would have happened if you were in the apprentice’s shoes, making objects dance around the room at your leisure to the tune of epic orchestral pieces.
After Frogwares’s fantastic The Testament of Sherlock Holmes, it almost seemed like the long-running mystery adventure game series was finally on its last legs, with a dark storyline that had the sleuth running from the cops as he raced to prove his innocence.