Archive | June, 2011

Feature: Infamous 2 And The Problem With Karma

June 30, 2011

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WARNING there may be potential spoilers for Infamous 2 and Fallout 3 below! Karma systems can be good or bad depending on how they are implemented in to games. Starting off with a pun? Brilliant. It appears that a lot of modern day games choose to use karma systems with recent examples including Infamous, Infamous […]

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Preview: Rocksmith

June 14, 2011

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Rocksmith is not just a revolutionary new game; it will change the music genre forever. This is the first game I have seen that will utilise your own electric guitar as the main input for the game. After plugging in your guitar with a jack-to-USB cable and briefly calibrated your strings to the game you […]

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Preview: Uncharted 3 Multiplayer

June 13, 2011

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Uncharted 3 is the highly anticipated next instalment in the series and is looking to be one of the greatest releases this year. The team at Naughty Dog worked on introducing multiplayer to the franchise in Uncharted 2, and now want it to be the sort to rival the most popular of games; a true […]

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Preview: The Wii U Extravaganza

June 12, 2011

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Following the highly successful Wii, which was aimed at a more casual audience than previous consoles, Nintendo have decided to release a console which can bridge the gap between both casual and hardcore audiences. This console is the Wii U. Now ignoring the ridiculous name which could have been created by a 5 year old […]

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E3 Wrap-Up

June 10, 2011

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After the greatest 3 days of my gaming life, E3 is now over. I haven’t had much time to put content on to my website recently but here is the list of planned items for you to look forward to: LittleBigPlanet – Vita Virtua Tennis 4 – Vita Little Deviants – Vita Sound Shapes – […]

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Feature: The infamous 7 hour long Battlefield 3 queue – A heroic tale

June 9, 2011

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10:00 am: Early on a warm summers day, minutes after E3 opens its doors to the vast convention halls one person and his friend have the great idea to queue for Battlefield 3. Little did they know, what appeared to be only 1 hour long, the queue was hideously much longer. Much much longer. 10:10 […]

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Preview: Battlefield 3 Multiplayer

June 9, 2011

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Well well well, the big one. The potential MW3 killer of the year. A 7 hour long queue. This is Battlefield 3. This multiplayer was on an early build of the PC version of the game. I should mention how smoothly it ran. All the animations were extremely impressive and crisp. Not any remote lag, […]

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Preview: Final Fantasy XIII-2

June 7, 2011

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The sequel to the 2010 game Final Fantasy XIII, which recieved a whole lot of mixed reviews when it was released for being too linear and unlike other Final Fantasy games, was first playable ever at the Sony Press Conference and I got my mittens on it. From what I have gathered, this sequel is […]

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E3: Sony’s Press Conference

June 7, 2011

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This was awesome. Simply awesome. Over the last few years I have always eagerly watched the different press conferences over the internet and get all giddy when new games are announced and cry when press conferences muck up. Without further ado here is a list of my highlights and lowlights of the press conference. What […]

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E3: Travelling to LA Vlog

June 7, 2011

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Here’s a video I made talking about my travel and showing off the swanky hotel room I am staying in. Enjoy.

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