Excerpt: Two years after the release of the original Infamous, Sucker Punch is back with the sequel to what was a very good game. Set in a new environment, and boasting a revamped powers system, Infamous 2 plays it pretty safe and sticks to the original formula of the first.
Excerpt: Last year the Yakuza series took me by surprise . While sandbox RPGs tend not to be my thing, somehow I became very engrossed by the trials and tribulations of Yakuza poster boy, Kazuma Kiryu.
Excerpt: After the protests are over, and the boycotts are all done, what are we left with? A game – that is all Left 4 Dead 2 is, a game. Left 4 Dead 2 (L4D2) was released in late 2009 for the PC, and recently came to the Mac via Steam.
Pros: Awesome four player action; Cool new weapons; New zombies are great; Great play modes; Solid Mac performance
Cons: Much more difficult; Seemingly constant flow of enemies; Less pacing control means less tension
Excerpt: The newest addition to Left 4 Dead 2 is more than just the average add-on campaign. These new story known as The Passing gives the story of Left 4 Dead 2 a much needed connection to the survivors from …
Conclusion: I really wish there were move campaigns to play through, especially in versus mode. They could have added a story opposed to just using the undead as a plot from getting from point a to point b.
Conclusion: The main draw of a game is hard to pin down. On one hand, the entire game it can be viewed as an extended quick-time event, but on the other, there's still a sense of exploration and adventure as you traverse through the hazardous locations.
Excerpt: There’s something fundamentally wrong with ninety percent of games on the market. Of course, developers program their titles to carry out specific functions and act in certain ways – after a brief time in most games, enemies, worlds and even the entire experience itself can be easily telegraphed.