Review: Defenders of Ardania

It’s often said that the key to a good defense is a strong offense. Paradox Interactive takes that expression to heart in their latest Tower-Defense game, Defenders of Ardania (DoA). DoA is set in the Majesty world, but unlike its predecessors Majesty and Majesty 2 which were Real Time Strategy games, DoA is a Tower-Defense […]

Review: Alan Wake’s American Nightmare

The end of Alan Wake left us with many unanswered questions. Where did the Darkness come from? What (if any) is the connection between Thomas Zane and Alan Wake? Where the heck does Barry Wheeler get his fashion sense from?  But most of all, what happens next?! Alan Wake was unique for its combination of […]

John’s Top 10 Games of 2011

There has been some debate on just how good of a year 2011 was for game releases. Opinions have ranged everywhere between the mild to wild for last year. Personally, I lean more to the wild side and say it was a fantastic year for gamers. There seemed to be great games for anyone and […]

Tell Us How You Really Feel: Battlefield 3-Single Player

Let’s face the honest truth here, who plays games like Battlefield or Call of Duty just for the single player? There are a few out there, whether you don’t have Internet or maybe multiplayer just isn’t your thing. But does that mean we as reviewers should turn a blind eye when the single player is […]

Review: Dark Souls

Make no mistake about it. If you play Dark Souls, you will die. Not just one time, or five times, or even twenty times. You will probably die so many times you will lose count. Even the game’s website is www.PrepareToDie.com. Despite being a very punishing game, it is equally rewarding and offers an amazing […]