Chris: In years past, I’ve looked at E3 as having the potential to be the biggest day of the year for video games. It’s like Christmas, right? But that road only led to disappointment, especially the last couple years. I’m … Continue reading Chris and Shaun Review E3: Microsoft
I spent a lot of time in the last week revamping our Youtube page, working on solutions for the live show, and losing games of Smash Up. So it wasn’t all bad. Plus, Dave and Molly managed to make it … Continue reading Number Thirteen With a Bullet
Well, I didn’t think I was going to be amazed by anything at E3, but the way Sony has destroyed Microsoft? That caught my attention. Let’s be clear: Somehow, Sony managed to reveal the PS4 before any announcements were made … Continue reading PS4 Details Emerge; $399, Later This Year
Chinese proverb: If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of bullets. We survived the month of May. I’m not sure if people understand what a monumental achievement that was with everything that … Continue reading Number Twelve With a Bullet
I just don’t get it. I don’t. I thought gamers were taking part in the “video games” genre, yet all I watched for the last hour were tech demos, sports, a TV guide and a dog in Call of Duty. … Continue reading Xbox One: Feel the Excitement?
So you’ve probably heard about this somewhere by now, but here goes: Microsoft is going to announce something major tomorrow with the new Xbox! And today, the day before that conference takes the nation by storm, Sony put out a … Continue reading PS4/Durango: Feel the Excitement?
This column originally ran on October 15, 2009. The Halo series recently went back to its roots with the release of Halo 3: ODST (which Shaun reviewed a couple weeks ago). As such, Checkpoint takes a look back at the … Continue reading Checkpoint: Halo
So here is it; further proof that the PS4 is, in fact, in the pipeline, and not just a perpetual rumor. Behold – the PS4 controller…. ….looks a lot like the PS3 controller. Which looked like the PS2 controller. So … Continue reading Behold: The PlayStation 4 Controller
Halo 4 is a great game. Some might claim that it’s one of the best shooters to be made in years or that it’s revolutionary for the genre… I don’t know if I’d go so far to say that. But … Continue reading The New Voice of Halo
Is it better to be hated or ignored? That is the question the Microsoft Kinect set out to answer when it launched. Although it initially sold well, the Kinect, along with the Sony Move, has gone on to be one of the greatest technological gaming failures of the last decade. Let’s count the ways. Continue reading “Kinect the Dots”