Scott just graduated from Law School. But he didn't let that stop him from gaming, a hobby that he has stuck with ever since he received his NES at age 5. His favorites are Metal Gear Solid, OutRun, Half-Life, Deus Ex, Ratchet and Clank and most recently, the Mass Effect series.
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Building a Universe: Mass Effect – We’ve Seen Things People Wouldn’t Believe

In Part 1 of this series, I discussed one of the main cores that makes Mass Effect such an impressive series, specifically the creative depth of galactic history as revealed through the races you interact with. In ...Read More

on February 20, 2012 5:00 PM
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Building a Universe: Mass Effect – An Origin of Species

Mass Effect is a rather unique game. It has some of the standard tropes of Science Fiction and the usual mechanics of a BioWare game, but there is a unique undercurrent to the game that makes it ...Read More

on February 14, 2012 12:00 PM
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Check Out 5 Minutes of Unedited Tennis Action in This New Grand Slam Tennis 2 Video

EA Sports isn't just busy showing off their reboot of SSX. Their newest tennis game, Grand Slam Tennis 2 looks like another quality tennis title. The new video features Novak Djokovic, who would go on to win ...Read More

on January 29, 2012 4:30 PM
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EA Invites You to the Mountain of Patagonia In New Trailer

EA has released a new trailer for their revival of the SSX series. It is the first in a series titled Own the World, in which they are previewing the actual mountains that you will be shredding. ...Read More

on January 29, 2012 3:35 PM
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The Behemoth Comes Out of Their Shell to Give Us the State of The Behemoth

Castle Crashers developer The Behemoth have been rather silent of late, especially on the front of their upcoming Xbox 360 Arcade platformer BattleBlock Theater. They broke the silence this week to show that, while there is still ...Read More

on January 29, 2012 2:30 PM
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Weekend DealShockers: Deus Ex and SPAZ

This weekend, as every weekend, the online digital distributors for PC gaming pretend to spoil us, while really sucking up all of our money. This isn't always such a bad thing though, as this weekend carries some ...Read More

on January 29, 2012 11:00 AM
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Doing Things Right – The Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Demo

While Chad already previewed the excellent Kingdoms of Amalur demo, I wanted to say a few words on a large part of the reason that I found it so enjoyable: it was very much akin to the ...Read More

on January 28, 2012 1:00 PM
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Konami Announces New Kinect Game: Rhythm Party, Early Track List Released

Konami is jumping into the somewhat crowded Kinect Dance Game market with their own flavor of rhythm based party game, appropriately called Rhythm Party. The game does away with characters and avatars, and instead uses the Kinect ...Read More

on January 28, 2012 12:00 PM
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The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Gets Pre-Order Goodies

The Witcher 2 was one of the deepest and most interesting games on the PC last year, and this year the Enhanced Edition of the game is expanding the game's market to the XBox 360. The game's ...Read More

on January 28, 2012 11:00 AM
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Kingdoms of Amalur Online-Pass Explained

While I am looking forward to Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, the inclusion of an online pass seems highly suspect. Mostly because the game is not an online game, but a single player game. This online pass is ...Read More

on January 28, 2012 10:00 AM
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Review: Mass Effect: Invasion #4

So far, the Mass Effect: Invasion arc has been top notch. By not focusing on a major character, Mac Walters was really able to flesh out the Mass Effect universe a bit more. Aria has been a ...Read More

on January 27, 2012 6:00 PM
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EA’s Syndicate Co-Op Demo Gets a Date

EA and Starbreeze Studios have already announced that their upcoming first-person shooter, Syndicate, will get a demo on XBox Live and the PlayStation Network. However, we now know the date. Each console will get the demo on ...Read More

on January 22, 2012 9:00 PM
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Weekend DealShockers – Binding of Isaac Edition

While Steam is constantly running deals that always seem worth it, today's daily deal is one that should really not be missed. Our very own John Colaw's personal Game of the Year and DualShocker's collective Best Indie ...Read More

on January 22, 2012 3:00 PM
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Modders Recreate the Lost Dreamcast Version of Half-Life

This week on Moddb, some crafty modders have ported the unreleased Dreamcast version of Half-Life that was supposed to come out in 2000 to the PC. ...Read More

on January 22, 2012 1:15 PM
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The Darkness: Memorable Violence, Even More Memorable Characters

The Darkness was a very pleasant surprise when it originally came out in 2007. Original and intelligent, with excellent shooting mechanics and level design, all wrapped up in one of the most emotional stories playable in a ...Read More

on January 22, 2012 12:00 PM