Author Archives: Jim Sanroman

Anodyne Review

image-2908 Anodyne is an enjoyable top-down dungeon crawler that's weak on story but strong on ambience. The Good Beautiful art style and musical score Satisfying balance of ...

Feast your eyes on the Splinter Cell Blacklist Spies vs Mercs reveal trailer

image-3120 Today, Ubisoft released a trailer showing gameplay footage forSplinter Cell Blacklist'smultiplayer mode,Spies vs. Mercs. In this iconic asymmetrical multiplayer mode, players take on the roles of either spies or mercenaries as they face off against each other. Light and shadow are very important, as spies are better in dark areas, ...

XCOM Squad-Based Shooter Reveal Coming Soon

image-3091 2K Marin has revealed via its blog that we'll finally see the long-gestating XCOM squad-based tactical shooter in 'the coming days'. Originally announced three years ago, the game has 'undergone an evolution' in that time according to the developer. It was recently speculated that the game had been rebranded as 'The Bureau'. While the post doesn't ...

Dead Space 3 Review

image-2887 Dead Space 3 carries the series' standard admirably, thanks to deep weapon crafting and a wealth of exploratory possibilities. The Good Excellent weapon crafting system adds flexibility to combat ...

Dead Island Devs Announce Hellraid for 360, PS3 and PC

image-3043 Techland, the studio that's made games like Dead Island and Call of Juarez, has announced platforms and given their previously named 'Project Hell' an official title. Now called Hellraid, it's described as a 'first-person co-op slasher,' Hellraid will have both a single player campaign and a multiplayer mode where you, ...