The Amazing Spider-Man Review

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It’s pretty well regarded that the Spider-Man 2 video game was remarkable. It gave you all of New York to explore, a simple combat system, and, most important of all, Bruce Campbell was your narrator. The Amazing Spider-Man has two out of those three things, and while the King himself doesn’t guide you through the …

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Trailer

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You have to be careful when watching a pre-rendered trailer for a game. On one hand, it looks totally awesome when a dude makes a flame whip out of thin air and devastates an entire army. On the other hand, the game will probably be nothing like that. We can’t say for sure, but as far as cool videos go, you can’t beat some dramatic music and a dragon made of smoke.

Tribes Ascend: Fast as Shazbot

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Tribes: Ascend follows a lot of norms that most shooters have, but overall, Tribes: Ascend is unlike any other shooter you have ever played. The predominant mechanic in Tribes is the combination of skiing and jetpacking. Most maps, whether they are arena or CTF will start you off on top of a hill. By holding down the space-bar, your character will enter a frictionless state known as skiing. There, they will slide down the hill and pick up enormous speed.

Battleblock Theater Preview

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The indie game market has seen a splurge of content in the past few years. Where they were once restricted to flash sites that you were never sure had malware on them or not, they are now a force to be reckoned with. Between Steam, Xbox Live Arcade, the Playstation Network. and Wii/DSiWare, the one time flash game makers are now major figures in the video game industry.

Aliens: Colonial Marines Preview

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The Sulaco, for the better part, has remained untouched since Ripley threw an Alien queen from the airlock. Bishop’s lower torso is still on the floor. That was quite the crowd-pleaser. The Marines need to collect the flight data of the ship, and find out what happened to the marine team that was sent in before them. Spoiler Alert: it was aliens.