Owen Sound Sun Times (On) Thursday, March 27, 2008 The original Call of Duty was a first person shooter masterpiece. Infinity Ward took a tiring genre (World War II Shooter) and turned it on its head. Call of Duty 4: Modern Combat does the same for the tiring “modern desert conflict shooter” genre. I realize […]
Owen Sound Sun Times (On) Thursday, March 13, 2008 “Super Smash Bros. Brawl” is here and if you liked previous games in the series, stop reading and go buy it now.
Owen Sound Sun Times (On) Thursday, February 28, 2008 Imagine “Tetris” on a racetrack and the racetrack is the fretboard from “Guitar Hero.” That’s essentially “Audiosurf.” One of the finalists in the Independent Games Festival, this game is amazing. It’s also just $10. For each song, “Audiosurf” has a racetrack where your own little spaceship […]
Owen Sound Sun Times (On) Thursday, February 14, 2008 I’ve finally gotten my hands on Bioshock. The story sells Bioshock. It has echoes of Ayn Rand and Fyodr Dostoyevsky, but you’re not beaten over the head with any of this. The story is completely interactive, more so than in most games. Bioshock dumps you in […]
Owen Sound Sun Times (On) Thursday, January 31, 2008 Super Smash Bros. Brawl will no doubt be one of 2008’s biggest titles. Countless Wii gamers are dismayed that it’s been delayed until March. We can take some solace that Famitsu (Japan’s biggest gaming magazine) rated it a perfect 40/40 recently, in time for its Japanese […]
Owen Sound Sun Times (On) Thursday, January 17, 2008 The video game rating system is flawed.
Owen Sound Sun Times (On) Saturday, December 15, 2007 No More Heroes and Wii Fit just came out in Japan. Wii Fit comes with a balance board and comprises various fitness activities and mini-games using the Wii balance board (included with the game). No More Heroes is a cartoony, violent, hyper-cool action game somewhat in […]