CounterStrike: Global Offensive [ Review ]
Ever since CounterStrike started to become a serious game back in the early 2000's, when FPS games still had tons of rocket launchers and jumping. CS brought realistic weapons and movement, as well as skeletal damage, to mainstream audiences. It was a time when Quake III and Unreal Tournament were still quite popular, DotA was still years away, and MMO's were only starting to come up. CounterStrike was way before Call of Duty had been, and Valve is now trying to bring the magic back.
Perhaps the most well known version of CounterStrike was Version 1.6, while Source comes in a [...More
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive [ Preview ]
Recently, Valve had announced a new game, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Going with their decision to concentrate more on multiplayer-oriented games, Valve had already showed DotA 2 to the world through their $1-million "International" tournament in Gamescom 2011 at Cologne, Germany. It seems that they are very serious with their intentions to make waves in eSports and the video game market in general.
When the Counter-Strike mod was first released by developers Minh "Gooseman" Le and Jess Cliffe in August 1999 for Half-Life, it became a smashing success and took over the LAN gaming scene worldwide. It pioneered team-based FPS during its [...More
Lego Star Wars III: The Clone Wars- Count Dooku 6: Legacy of Terror [ Guide ]
This guide will get us through the sixth and final chapter in the Count Dooku Storyline in Lego Star Wars III: The Clone Wars. In this finale you will be trying to draw Poggle the Lesser out of crypt he is hiding in, but what awaits our heroes in the crypt on Geonosis.
You will start by knocking over all the colored lego blocks to the left. You will want to reassemble them on the purple platform to get up to the next area. You will want to climb your lego staircase with a clonetrooper so he can use his grappling [...More
Dragon Storm Tips and Tricks [Guide]
The world is torn asunder, and all you have is a dragon egg and small resources that you must slowly build in order to defeat the evil in the land. Thus is the premise of Dragon Storm, the new time and resource management game from Griptonite Games. See mythical creatures and upgrade your forces in order to go through the main story, as well as defend your land against other enemies that would aim to plunder it. There are a lot of things to do and take care of, and this guide will help you get through most of the [...More
Star Trek Rivals Walkthrough [Guide]
Go boldly where no man has gone before with Star Trek Rivals, the new collectible card game from Elephant Mouse. Based on the recent Star Trek movie and its upcoming sequel, Star Trek Rivals features characters, ships, and other items from the franchise, and it is certainly a must have for Trekkies everywhere. There are a lot of challenges that awaits players of this game, and collecting all available cards is a necessity for every completist out there.
Star Trek Rivals is a card collection game where players must do battle with each other in a three by three grid. [...More
Anomaly 2 [Review]
It's good to know that there are still developers out there who think that the real time strategy genre is worth getting into, despite StarCraft II's current dominance, the eternal wait for WarCraft IV, Age of Empires 2 HD recently being released, and EA's promises to revive the Command & Conquer series with their own version of game development CPR. For something new, Anomaly 2 is actually putting up a pretty good fight in the RTS genre.
11 Bit's Anomaly: Warzone Earth was basically about turning the tower defense genre upside down by making you take down towers instead of building [...More
2020: My Country Walkthrough [Guide]
2020: My Country puts players in the role of mayor on a futuristic island, and they are tasked to manage the various resources available so that they can expand and give the ever growing population a great place to live, work, and play in. There will be various businesses, establishments, and other sites to build, with each having certain requirements that will reward players with cash and other items that they can then use to make further improvements. Can you run your country and turn it into a bustling metropolis?
2020: My Country is a city simulation game with various resources [...More
Bombcats Walkthrough [Guide]
Bombcats is a fun and explosive game where players must save mini versions of themselves across several challenging puzzles. There are many cats – each with unique and explosive abilities – that can be used in order to get the job done, and the fun and excitement just multiplies with every stage that you play.
Bombcats revolves around rescuing kittens by navigating through the world by jumping through and around different obstacles. Doing well in these missions are important, as certain requirements must be met in order for further stages to unlock, and amassing gems are also very important so that [...More
Fast and Furious 6: The Game Walkthrough [Guide]
Rev up your engines and take it to the streets with Fast and Furious 6: The Game, the official video game tie-in for the movie that is soon to come out in theaters. Play through the storyline and pimp up your ride in order to dominate the streets with your high-speed car and amazing drifting skills. This article will have you racing left and right and proving your dominance on the track in no time flat.
Fast and Furious 6: The Game revolves around proper timing of moves based on visual cues displayed on the screen. Players must launch, shift up, [...More
Metro: Last Light [Review]
Metro 2033 was one of the big hits from 2010, which combined a dark atmosphere with some pretty substantial action. When THQ met its demise in early 2013, the fate of the sequel seemed to be in jeopardy. But with Deep Silver taking the reins of publishing rights, the game proceeded with final stages of development and has now been released to an eager fanbase. Metro Last Light held the promise of improvements from the original formula that made for the previous game's success.
This game is a first person shooter set in a post-apocalyptic Russia with bold visuals and a [...More