Crysis 2

For a franchise who’s claim to fame are it’s benchmark defining graphics, Crysis faced a unique set of challenges for it’s console debut. In order to retain it’s status it would have to deliver an unparalleled visual experience even on the 360, but more importantly, do so without compromising on the pc and failing to […]

Fallout: New Vegas

Fallout 3, Bethesda’s behemoth resurrection of the beloved RPG franchise was one of the most acclaimed games of 2008 and to spite it’s geriatric engine, became one of the defining games of this generation. For the sequel Bethesda left the newly revived series in the hands of Obsidian, a studio formed from the remnants of […]

Red Dead Redemption

I had never really played a Western video game prior to Red Dead Redemption, partially because of their infrequency and partially because I lacked the interest in a genre that seemed like it wouldn’t hold up as well as the familiar sci-fi and post apocalyptia that dominated the landscape. Compared with the creativity of weapons […]