Nintendo E3 2013 Report Card (Super Mario 3D World and Smash Bros.!)
Nintendo bummed out their fans when they announced that they were cancelling their plans for a traditional press conference presentation at this year's E3. That being said, Nintendo didn't just abandon E3 completely. They decided to host a Nintendo Direct conference instead, hosted by Satoru Iwata, focusing on many upcoming games for both Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.
There was a lot riding on Nintendo's Nintendo Direct conference, but I personally think they dropped the ball. To find out why, check out my score at the bottom of this article. And in the meantime, also check out my complete recap of [...More
iMech Online Walkthrough [ Guide ]
Take the fight to the streets with iMech Online. Using fully customizable battle mechs, you can decimate opponents in an online environment and prove your mettle as the best destroyer in the world. There are a lot of rooms for upgrades in order to make your robot more formidable, and there are a rich array of options to choose from that will suit your fighting style. This guide will take you through most of what you can expect from this exciting online battle game.
iMech Online is a game where players can participate in free for all battles against other players [...More
Marvel: War of Heroes Walkthrough [ Guide ]
In Marvel: War of Heroes, players are tasked to don their masks and spandex suits as they take on various missions to save the world from evil. Along the way, they will be battling each other, too, in this exciting card collection and battle game from CyGames.
Marvel: war of Heroes involves collecting cards containing their favorite Marvel characters such as Spider-Man, Wolverine, Black Widow, and many more. Along the way, they would be getting even more cards of different types, and it is up to them to improve on or discard these cards in order to upgrade their other cards [...More
Looking Forward - New Super Mario Bros. U, Nintendo Land, and ZombiU!
This month's edition of Looking Forward isn't really looking very far ahead. The three games highlighted this month are Wii U exclusive titles that are right around the corner, all scheduled to release on November 18th! New Super Mario Bros. U is looking to bring Mario to Nintendo's Wii U on day one, ZombiU will add a dose of horror to Nintendo's eighth generation console, and Nintendo Land looks to replicate the success of Wii Sports!
New Super Mario Bros. U
Will New Super Mario Bros. U be a revolution for the "New" subseries, or will the game spell franchise fatigue for [...More
Jagged Alliance Online Walkthrough [ Guide ]
Jagged Alliance Online is an adventure game that requires players to take on the role of a company of mercenaries as they travel around the globe and take on missions that require strategic combat skills. To begin, you would only need to name your company and hire your first mercenary, and you would soon be on your way to sign your first contract.
In Jagged Alliance, players must participate in battles that are turn based in nature. Performing actions will cost Action Points or AP. You must also hide and use the terrain in order to have a good offensive or [...More
New Super Mario Bros. U - Mario on launch day
Looking Forward this month has a theme. In anticipation of the release of Nintendo's eighth generation console, Wii U, I will be covering three different Wii U games in the coming weeks - and all of them are launch games. First, we have New Super Mario Bros. U, which is the premiere title for the system when it releases on November 18th.
In case you haven't been keeping up with all the latest news on New Super Mario Bros. U that has been revealed by Nintendo since E3 2011 when it was revealed as New Super Mario Bros. [...More
PES 2013 - Budget Master League Online Players [ Guide ]
In the Online Master League mode of Pro Evolution Soccer 2013, the race is on to sign players in order to create the ultimate team. However, with a limited budget, you cannot get a team of superstars with impressive stats all around straight away. A little searching and scouting, though, will reveal some high quality players that you can include into your roster without making a huge dent in your budget. This article lists down some of the more affordable but very useful players within Pro Evo 2013.
Playing the center forward position, this Argentinean footballer has pretty decent dribbling [...More
Ghost Recon Online [ Review ]
With the prevalence of free-to-play games these days, ranging from RPGs, MOBAs, and to a plethora of online shooters, perhaps it was a signal for Ubisoft to get in on the act. As such, they have come out with the free-to-play open beta stage of Ghost Recon Online, based on the Tom Clancy games of the same name. It's a third-person cover-based shooter that lets you play soldier with other players online.
As far as presentation goes, players will find the interface and visual style to be clean and direct to the point, so there is little downtime between exploring menus [...More
Hero Academy [ Review ]
A lot of people play games as simple distractions and time killers, while others seek challenge and competition. Then, there are those in between who like the challenge, but also the lightheartedness that some titles offer. Hero Academy is a very good example, which has done quite well in the iOS. It has now been made available for the PC, and there is good reason to give this title a good look.
This game does look quite good, with graphics that are both smooth and vibrant. The presentation is quite simple, emulating a board game. The character models look like high [...More
New Super Mario Bros. 2 [ Review ]
Mario has been Nintendo’s mascot and trusty cash cow since virtually his introduction. With games and merchandise in the dozens, Nintendo has been milking the Mario franchise for all its worth, and with fan reactions being as it was – and in fact gaining new fans with each release – this approach does not show any signs of slowing down.
Mario and its beloved cast of characters have also been around the block in its several decades of existence, whether it be in racing, playing tennis, or fooling around with each other in a variety of quirky party games. [...More