Author Archives: Linda Reed

Whatever Happened to Video Game AI?

Gather round fellow gamers, young and old, and I'll tell you a tale of a golden age long past, when the creatures that roam our virtual landscapes stepped blinking into the sunlight for the first time, picked up a thigh bone and smashed stuff with it. 1998 was the year, ...

Teaser suggests a reveal for 2K's XCOM shooter, possibly The Bureau, could come this week

image-3251 Come this Thursday, April 26, we should have a better idea about 2K'sXCOM shooter and its possible rebranding asThe Bureau. There's a lot of mystery surrounding the game which was first revealed at E3 2010 and then delayed after a mixed response. Over the past few weeks, rumors and speculation ...

Hey UCF fans, Zombie Nation is in NCAA Football 14

image-3293 As a UCF alumni, this is pretty freaking awesome.The song "Kerncraft 400" will be featured in this yearNCAA Football 14. The extremely catchy Zombie Nation song is a crowd favorite as many stadiums across the college football landscape, but it has becomethe song of Bright House Networks Stadium. Oooooh, oooooh, ...

Crysis 3 Review

image-2903 Crysis 3's amazing visuals are a pleasure to behold, and the game is plenty of fun, though not up to the high standards of its forebears. The Good Fantastic ...

Splinter Cell: Blacklist Confirmed For Wii U

image-3229 Nintendo has confirmed that Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist will be released on the Wii U later this year. The game will be available alongside the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC versions and will launch on August 20 in North America, August 22 in Europe and August 23 in the UK. According ...

Luigi Games We Demand to Play

image-3115 It’s the Year of Luigi – and let’s be honest, it was long overdue. Mario’s taller, slimmer, more easily frightened brother has spent far too long in the shadows, and it’s great seeing Nintendo finally pay respect to the mustachioed man in green. This year we’ve already been treated to Luigi’s ...

THQ creditors claim hundreds of millions

image-2946 Microsoft, UFC, Mattel, Codemasters, and Double Fine among long list of parties seeking money from bankrupt publisher. Numerous individuals and companies alike have come forward claiming THQ owes them hundreds of millions of dollars in the wake of the company's December bankruptcy filing. ...