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[Game Review] Arcana Heart 3 (PS3)

In 360, PS3, Reviews by Davis Fan

Available on: PS3; Publisher: Aksys Games; Developer: Examu; Players: 1 – 2; Released: April 19, 2011; ESRB: Teen; Official Website Fighting games take all forms and certainly have given us some of the most memorable casts in history. You’d be hard pressed to find a gamer who doesn’t recognize Ryu’s waving headband or Guile’s gravity-defying hair. Arcana Heart 3‘s roster is memorable for …

Davis Fan[Game Review] Arcana Heart 3 (PS3)
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[Weekly Watch] April 24, 2011

In Feature by Davis Fan

The upcoming week seems like a bust, with few games coming out and none that have been marketed or publicized too heavily. However, there are still some games coming out that you might have been on the lookout for already, such as Darkspore. It seems that downloadable games are going to take the spotlight this week, with some platforming action …

Davis Fan[Weekly Watch] April 24, 2011
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[Preview] Darkspore – Diablo+Spore

In PC, Previews by Justin Chen

The Darkspore beta is currently available on steam and free to try for anyone interested. Brought to us by the same people who made Spore, it combines the gameplay of dungeon crawlers with the creation system of Spore. Players can customize creatures and create squads of up to three to bring on missions to clear out hordes of enemy darkspore …

Justin Chen[Preview] Darkspore – Diablo+Spore
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[Casual Friday] Angry Birds Rio

In iOS by Jhonny Crespo

Casual gamers need some love, too. Whether you’re on the go or simply bored from watching your boyfriend play those “hardcore” video games with his friends, you need something to kill your time. We present Casual Friday to give you the recommendations you need to keep your sanity in these times of boredom. To kick it off,, we’ve decided to feature the latest installment …

Jhonny Crespo[Casual Friday] Angry Birds Rio
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[Game Review] Magicka/Magicka Vietnam (PC)

In PC, Reviews by Davis Fan

Available on: PC; Publisher: Paradox Interactive; Developer: Arrowhead Game Studios; Players: 1 – 4; Released: January 25, 2011/April 12, 2011; ESRB: Teen; Official Website Without a large financial backing, indie games need to rely on innovation or simple, effective game design to get it critical acclaim. Curious gamers will always be on the lookout for that next Braid or Super Meat …

Davis Fan[Game Review] Magicka/Magicka Vietnam (PC)
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[Eye for Imports] SD Gundam G Generation World

In PSP by Davis Fan

Eye for Imports is a new section we’re starting to inform you guys of some of the interesting games in Japan right now. If we’re lucky, they may even come shore side and we can snag a copy at domestic prices, albeit coupled with ear-rape voice acting. This week, we introduce a PSP game with a long pedigree before it: …

Davis Fan[Eye for Imports] SD Gundam G Generation World

[Weekly Watch] April 17, 2011

In Uncategorized by Davis Fan

This week marks the release of some of the most eagerly awaited games this year, including Portal 2, sequel to the Valve’s innovative first person shooter/puzzle game, and Mortal Kombat, which is the ninth game in the series and makes a return to the blood and gore that fans have come to love from the series. On the other end …

Davis Fan[Weekly Watch] April 17, 2011
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[Game Review] Chime Super Deluxe (PS3)

In PS3, Reviews by Jhonny Crespo

Available on: PS3; Publisher: Zoe Mode; Developer: Zoe Mode; Players: 1 – 4; Released: March 29, 2011; ESRB: Everyone; Official Website Who can forget the music of Tetris? Even though it is embedded into our memory from now to forever, who wouldn’t want a little variety? Chime offers players the opportunity to use the environment of a puzzle game to …

Jhonny Crespo[Game Review] Chime Super Deluxe (PS3)

[Weekly Watch] April 10, 2011

In Uncategorized by Davis Fan

Although it seems like there’s no big releases this week, there’s enough to keep some casual gamers interested and a couple of niche games that are sure to satiate the fans who have been waiting, such as the strategy giant Armada 2526: Supernova. The 3DS gets its second batch of games while Michael Jackson The Experience gets a chance to …

Davis Fan[Weekly Watch] April 10, 2011
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[Game Review] Total War: Shogun 2 (PC)

In PC, Reviews by Steven Lim

Available on: PC (Retail, Steam); Publisher: SEGA; Developer: Creative Assembly; Players: 1 – 8; Released: March 15, 2011; ESRB: Teen; Official Website In Total War: Shogun 2,Creative Assembly takes us back to its roots by setting the game in Feudal Japan. With a redesigned game engine that supports up to 56,000 soldiers in a single battle, it definitely pushes the Total War …

Steven Lim[Game Review] Total War: Shogun 2 (PC)