As videos go, the Thief launch trailer plays it safe and standard, resembling the sort of melodramatic workup you’ve seen a zillion times during the previews deluge at a movie theater, including the uplifting, rockin’ tune that kicks in about a third of the way through (in this case, see 0:50). 168 more words
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Judging from the tenor and lowdown of this grim-voiced Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor walkthrough, it’s going to be a game that shares the name and little else with Professor Tolkien’s forbidding, technophobic fantasy-verse. 712 more words
If you’re like me — all-too-aware that Warner Bros’ imminent Batman: Arkham Origins is the first Arkham-series game not handled by Rocksteady, the studio responsible for the prior two games — you’re probably a little nervous about its prospects. 255 more words
I’m not much of a basketball fan, truth be told. I recognize the Lakers jerseys in the video above, and I know some of the other team colors, and yes, I played myself, you know, back in grade school. 328 more words
Lightning, Lightning, you so need to lighten up. You’re too darned somber in this launch cinematic for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII.
“When I awoke from my dreamless sleep, I was just in time to witness the end of the world.” What a buzzkill. 153 more words
Nicely done, Bethesda. You got us to pay attention to something we otherwise might have tossed in the “yay, press release” bin.
If you’re just joining, meet… 849 more words
You realize figuring out what Bethesda’s up to is basically impossible. That’s by design. No way the publisher of The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim and Fallout 3… 529 more words