Hands-On Preview: Homesick – Heading Towards the Light

PAX East is one of (if not) the most notable gaming-centric conventions on the East Coast, not only for its big presence with some of the year’s most-anticipated ...Read More

Bloodborne Hands-On Preview: Ouch… I Got My Butt Kicked… A Lot

Right now I’m sitting in my hotel room on the 10th floor of a little hotel in Shinjuku, looking out of the window at the twin towers of ...Read More

Hands-Off Preview: ADR1FT – Defying Gravity

As it was said in the tagline of the sci-fi classic Alien, “In space, no one can hear you scream.” ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection – Opening Pandora’s Box

Borderlands fans have much to look forward to this month — at this past weekend’s PAX East 2015 alone Gearbox announced the release of the next chapter of ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Severed – A Cut Above the Rest

Since its release back in 2012, the PlayStation Vita has gone through a variety of perceptions from the far corners of the gaming community. ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: We Happy Few – A Promising Look at an Unsettling Community

Coming off a trippy and unsettling reveal trailer last week, Compulsion Games’ second title and latest project We Happy Few shows the studio working in plenty of new ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Dragon Ball XenoVerse – Back to the Future

Growing up my parents refused to pay for cable and I always found myself saddled to the constraints of two channels to get my cartoon fix. ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Legacy+ – Danger Zone

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Legacy+ is, for a lack of better words, a remastered game for the same platform. ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Ride – Motorhead

This past week I was able to attend a press event held by Bandai Namco in San Francisco to see several of the publisher’s upcoming games for 2015. ...Read More

Hands-Off Preview: Godzilla – All-Out Attack

Nothing quite gets me going like a great kaiju movie.

Monsters and robots the size of skyscrapers battling to the death and causing irreparable destruction on a massive ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 – Go Ninja Go Ninja Go

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 is a mouthful for a video game title. ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: New Nintendo 3DS XL – More Bang for Your Buck

Getting my hands on the New Nintendo 3DS XL before launch has been quite the treat, as I’m able to try out nearly all the new features of the upgraded system. ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Evolve Singleplayer – Squad of Me

Last week I was able to check out how Evolve’s singleplayer held up while playing the new mode, Evacuation, in a private preview session hosted by 2K Games ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Dying Light – Alone in the Dark

Zombies are no new creature when it comes to gaming — in the last decade alone, series like Resident Evil, Dead Rising, Left 4 Dead, DayZ, Dead Island, ...Read More

Yakuza Zero PS4 Hands-on Preview: Blood and Badassery in the Eighties

After a brief excursion in nineteenth century Kyoto with Yakuza Isshin, the Ryu Ga Gotoku series returns to the familiar modern settintg, but loses a few years top ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Ultimate NES Remix – NES Classics Remixed for Your Pleasure

During my visit to the Nintendo office in NYC I was able to preview Ultimate NES Remix, the 3DS release of NES Remix 1 and 2 featuring the ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker – Treasure Hunting Has Never Been This Cute

At Nintendo’s NYC office, I was able to get my hands on another upcoming holiday title, Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, which is a game based off the popular ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Amiibo Figurines – Toys Aren’t Just for Children

Recently I visited the Nintendo offices in NYC to try out several of their upcoming holiday titles, including the highly anticipated Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. I ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Project CARS – Race to the Finish

Out of all the genres, games, and series coming up this holiday season, racing fans seemed to have the cream of the crop in terms of options with ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate – The Ultimate Monster-Hunting Experience

At New York Comic Con (NYCC) this year, I was able to get my hands on Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate for 3DS, which turned out to be quite ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Dragon Ball Xenoverse – Super Saiyan Hijinx

My power level is definitely over 9,000. I got to play a couple of matches of Dragon Ball Xenoverse on the PS4 as a lady Super Saiyan with a bad attitude. ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Tales of Hearts R – Fight With Your Heart

Considering the strong presence of Bandai Namco at New York Comic Con (NYCC) this year and the imminent release of Tales of Hearts R, I assumed that the ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: BigFest – Good Vibes

Running a music festival is hard work. I got chance to throw out streakers and dirty hippies in the PS4 version of BigFest. ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Sonic Boom – One of These Things is Not Like the Other

Nestled in a small, unassuming corner at New York Comic Con (NYCC) was a demo showing off Sonic Boom for both 3DS and Wii U. After the demo ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 – The Pac is Back But Didn’t We Tell Him to Go Home the First Time?

Let me take you back to October 29th, 2013, a time where Namco Bandai Games America made gamers believe that Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures would be a ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Pokémon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire – Finding New Treasure in a Familiar Landscape

Recently I headed out to Nintendo America’s NYC office to get a glimpse of the highly anticipated remake of Pokemon’s generation three: Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire. ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Lords of the Fallen – Challenging Death

In the case of challenging action-RPGs where death can be met with a quick swipe of a claw or a crushing blow to the face, the Dark Souls ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Resident Evil: Revelations 2 – Master of Unlocking

Resident Evil has suffered an identity crisis over the last several years and from the last few installments – it’s a fact that’s hard to face given the ...Read More

Hitman: Sniper Gameplay Demo with Creative Director Ollie Sykes

Square Enix was in town for New York Comic Con this week and, with them, they brought a handful of titles. Among those on display was an upcoming ...Read More

Hands-On Preview: Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell – Once Upon a Time

Saints Row has been, by far, one of my favorite ongoing sandbox series for the past generation of game development. Starting way back with the first Saints Row ...Read More