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Killzone 2: Multiplayer

The real meat of Killzone 2 is in the Multiplayer. The multiplayer is absolutely fantastic and expertly creates the feeling of a true warzone. Since I’ve been playing the game for a few weeks, I’ve managed to unlock a few classes and earn some ribbons and other upgrades. The multiplayer experience starts you off as […]

Killzone 2: Single Player Impressions

I played a lot of Killzone 2 this weekend. I’m going to start with my single player impressions and move on to multiplayer later this week. I have completed 7 Missions (out of 10) so I’m pretty far into the single player campaign. Killzone 2 instantly does 2 things incredibly well:1. It is possibly the […]

Street Fighter IV impressions

Rented SF IV this weekend and have put in a couple hours. It has been overwhelming praised, but I’m definitely not blown away. It’s a pretty safe SF2 in 3D adaptation. It’s well animated, but I wish they had gone more daring with the paintbrush/watercolor art style. I find the characters a tad cartoony and […]

Halo Wars Impressions / Demo Review

I downloaded the massive 1.7GB Halo Wars Demo Last night. Despite the Tutorial being very annoying (your control is frozen as the computer talks to you…argh! let me do what you’re telling me as you talk!), I found the demo pretty enjoyable. The gameplay works pretty good for being on a console and the graphics […]

Far Cry 2: Preview/Impressions

I rented Far Cry 2 and have been playing it. It is absolutely gorgeous….the graphics have absolutely impressed me. The ability to start brush fires is also very cool, but I have found the single player – sandbox/GTA progression to not work very well. Luckily the multiplayer is pretty good with an interesting EXP and […]

Download the Metal Gear Online Beta Now

Metal Gear Online is available to download (if you preordered MGS 4: Guns of the Patriots and received the bonus DVD). It’s pretty easy to download, just go to account management, transaction management and then enter your promotional code. You can’t play the game yet (that goes live April 21st for 2 weeks), but you […]