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The Order: 1886 Impressions: Don't Get Caught

By Steven Wong, Dec 18, 2014 11:30am PST

We get hands-on with The Order: 1886, and make our way across a giant airship. Check out how well we do as Victorian-Era Aurthurian knights in our impressions.

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"I was quite interested in this game until they started with the "We aim for 30fps because it's ..."

- Nehvrook see all 4 comments

Alienware 13 and Graphics Amplifier Hands-On: Big Things in Small Packages

By Daniel Perez, Oct 27, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Alienware announced its latest gaming notebook and something completely new that may single-handedly revolutionize the portable gaming world.

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Final Fantasy Type-0 Impressions: Battle Academy's Final Exam

By Steven Wong, Oct 27, 2014 1:30pm PDT

We try an early build of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, a fully remastered port of the 2011 PSP game, to see if we can survive to see battle academy's graduation.

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Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris Hands-On: Guns, Gods, and Puzzle Solving

By Steven Wong, Oct 20, 2014 12:30pm PDT

We go hands-on with Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris and get a first look at the game's overworld and four-player cooperative gameplay. 

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Life is Strange impressions: Stranger by the minute

By Steven Wong, Oct 14, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Dontnod Entertainment (makers of Remember Me) provoded a first look at its upcoming adventure game, Life is Strange, at this year's New York Comic Con. In this coming of age story, a young girl named Max Caulfield reconnects with old friends while trying to uncover a mystery...

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Resident Evil: Revelatons 2 hands-on impressions: Claire Redfield's deja vu experience

By Steven Wong, Oct 13, 2014 11:30am PDT

Resident Evil: Revelations 2 makes its big debut at the 2014 New York Comic Con. We go hands-on with Claire Redfield's upcoming episodic horror experience.

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"It's a bug right now. It posts the moment its finished, but it isn't shown until it publishers. ..."

- LoioshDwaggie see all 4 comments

Ryse: Son of Rome PC impressions: Face meets sword

By Steven Wong, Sep 19, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Ryse: Son of Rome will soon be marching its way onto the PC. I go hands-on with an early demo to see if the see if the game has the will and strength to conquer this territory. 

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Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions preview: Retro still evolving

By Bryan Dawson, Sep 17, 2014 10:00am PDT

This isn't your old man's Geometry Wars. Dimensions offers a whole new take on a beloved shooter.

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"Still fucks me off that Geometry Wars 2 never came to PC. I had a fucking blast playing that on ..."

- Creepin_Jeezus see all 9 comments

Gauntlet hands-on impressions: Wealth, power, and extra helpings of turkey

By Steven Wong, Sep 15, 2014 12:00pm PDT

We cut loose with an early look at Gauntlet - the game where friends come together to watch each other's backs... just long enough to stab them in it. 

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"if you don't mind carting your PC back and forth or buying a 2nd gaming pc. meh"

- dantastic see all 7 comments

The Crew impressions: Cooperative competition takes you by surprise

By Steven Wong, Aug 05, 2014 2:00pm PDT

We got hands-on with The Crew at the Ubisoft Summer Showcase event and put our driving skills (or lack thereof) to the test. Check out how the game ended up winning us over.

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"As much as I want to get or play this game, the fact that ubisoft is in it puts me off."

- aSheepamongWolves see all 5 comments

NHL 15 newb impressions: Shooting for the goal

By Steven Wong, Jul 14, 2014 8:15am PDT

Skating the ice with NHL 15 in the middle of summer.

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"Thats surprising considering how amazing FIFA looks now in the Ignite engine. I only saw it ..."

- Skoal^Fyfan see all 4 comments

Chariot: 101 uses for a rolling casket

By Steven Wong, Jul 08, 2014 8:30am PDT

Chariot is a quirky co-op physics based puzzle game with a strange twist. In it, a princess promises her recently deceased father that she'll take his remains to a special burial site surrounded by riches.

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"Puzzle platformers are a dime a dozen but this still manages to look pretty cool."

- Grape Flavor see all 2 comments

Alien Isolation: Survival of the weakest

By Steven Wong, Jun 27, 2014 11:00am PDT

I check out Alien: Isolation and put my survival skills to the test against a viscous alien out to kill me. It turns out, I don't have any.

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"I just want to point out that if I were a mod I would have dealt with this an hour ago. ☆ ..."

- ArB see all 8 comments

Battlefield: Hardline: Cops and Robbers in an all-new warfare

By Steven Wong, Jun 18, 2014 2:35pm PDT

Battlefield: Hardline pits Police against Criminals in an all-out war on the city streets. We put our skills to the test in the beta and see how well the game upholds the Battlefield name.

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"they're fucking shitty barricades. i understand that they want to make the city look more live ..."

- dantastic see all 6 comments

Rainbow Six: Siege: Played at E3 2014

By Steven Wong, Jun 13, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Ubisoft blew the audience away with the surprise announcement that a new Rainbox Six game was on the way. Rainbow Six: Siege, which has been in development since 2013, puts an emphasis on multiplayer. Two teams of five square off against each other in intense, indoor, tactic...

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"To bad, Patriots read and sounded "innovative" this is nonsense. Just another shooter, in a sea ..."

- rtricoche see all 17 comments