Category Archives: 360

Xbox 360 Game Reviews

Review: Saints Row IV

At first, I was skeptical about Saints Row IV. It hasn’t been that long since the (excellent) third game, and I had heard that this iteration was just an expanded version of some DLC originally intended for the third. I … Continue reading

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Thoughts: Runner 2 – Future Legend of Rhythm Alien

Having never played the original Bit.Trip games, I wasn’t sure what to expect when I first downloaded the recently-released Runner 2. What I was pleasantly surprised with was a well-rounded platformer with a lot of charm and some very focused … Continue reading

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Visual Narrative in Dark Souls

I’ve been talking a lot lately about the benefits of marrying storytelling and gameplay experience. While thinking about it recently, I was reminded that I always wanted to spend a day examining the visual narrative of Dark Souls. So what … Continue reading

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Game of the Generation: SSX

And so we come the last game in this article series. I don’t think it should really be any surprise as to what game it is, considering how often I’ve blanketed praise onto it in the past. In fact, it’s … Continue reading

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Game of the Generation: Deus Ex – Human Revolution

Deus Ex: Human Revolution In my Bioshock Infinite review, I wrote about how important it is that a story-driven game is cohesive in all of its individual elements. The music needs to fit the theme and mood of the story. … Continue reading

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Thoughts: Grid 2

I grabbed a copy of Grid 2 this week with pretty much no prior knowledge of the series. It was developed by Codemasters, who built the pretty fun Dirt games, so one assumes they have a good understanding of how … Continue reading

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Games Worth Playing Before the Generation Ends

Well, we’re finally coming to the end of this console generation. We know the names of all the next-gen successors, we know they’ll be out by the end of the year, and likely after E3, all remaining questions will be … Continue reading

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