Need For Speed: Most Wanted (2012) [ Review ]
A lot of fans would agree that the first Most Wanted game was perhaps the best Need For Speed game to have ever been made as it had less gimmicks and more straight-up racing with realistic cars and nice racing physics. Upon Criterion's development of this reboot, they had the reboot of Hot Pursuit to go by, giving fans the confidence that this new game will be up to snuff with their tastes, and indeed it is.
In the new Most Wanted, you race in the city of Fairhaven, where illegal street racers vie for automotive supremacy with a wide selection [...More
Hottest Games of November 2012
Each and every year, the biggest month in gaming is November. The biggest games release in November, and the most games typically release in November. Obviously, this is planned out to take advantage of the holiday shopping season when people are out buying games more than any other time of the year. This year, November is even bigger than ever before, with the eighth generation of home video game consoles set to take off with Wii U.
These are all the games coming out this month. I'll point out the best ones, speculate about the unknowns, and make sure you don't [...More
Hottest Games of October 2012
October is huge this year. Fall gaming rush is in full swing, and we are seeing some of 2012's most anticipated games release within days and weeks of each other. The gaming industry will explode this month, as the hottest games for all systems finally hit store shelves and release in the digital download space. While it may not have quite as many games on tap as November, October is going to be one of the biggest months this year for the gaming industry, and Cheat Masters is here to point out all the great video games that are on [...More
Tokyo Game Show 2012: Day Four Recap (Tales of Xillia!)
Tokyo Game Show 2012 is starting to come to a close, and on the fourth day of events, we didn't get as much new information or new game announcements, but there was still a lot to be excited for, especially for RPG fans. In this article, I will offer the latest about Dragon Ball Z for Kinect, go over the new information about Tales of Xillia, and cover a brand new PlayStation Vita augmented reality game that has been called the "sleeper hit" of TGS 2012.
You'll get to decide that one for yourself. In the meantime, don't hesitate to check [...More
Top 10 Game of TGS 2012
With each gaming event comes a slew of new announcements and new information about the hottest games on the horizon. The following 10 games are the 10 stand-out titles that I thought were the best of show at TGS 2012. These ones will be games to keep your eye on in the coming months.
10. Remember Me (PS3/360/PC)
Capcom debuted this new IP at Gamescom 2011, but it has since been retooled into an entirely new vision. Unveiled at Gamescom 2012, the game that is now known as Remember Me is an upcoming third-person action game that looks incredibly unique, and it's [...More
Tokyo Game Show 2012: Day Three Recap (Yakuza 5!)
Tokyo Game Show keeps barreling along. So far, the show has seen a few exciting announcements, such as the announcement of Kingdom Hearts finally being remastered in HD, a PlayStation 3 redesign, and the first story trailer released for the highly anticipated game Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. The third day of the show saw more information come out about those releases, plus other games had their turn in the spotlight as well. This article will cover the likes of Persona 4: Golden and Sega's upcoming open world crime drama, Yakuza 5.
In the meantime, if you missed out on the first [...More
Tokyo Game Show 2012: Day Two Recap (Dragon Quest X on Wii U!)
The second day of Tokyo Game Show 2012 proved to be another day of exciting announcements and new details for upcoming games from Japanese developers and publishers. There was exciting news abound, and it's sad to think that there's just one more day left of TGS, and they we have to wait all the way until E3 for the next truly big gaming event.
In the meantime, TGS has been very exciting. To read all of the latest and great news from Sony's press conference, check out the link below. The article provides all the latest Sony news, including information and [...More
Tokyo Game Show 2012: Day One Recap (Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge!)
Tokyo Game Show 2012 kicked off today in Japan, and there's already plenty of news and new information regarding the hottest games of the year coming from the show. I've already provided an article/editorial covering Sony's press conference of the show, but what about all the other information that has come out so far? What about upcoming Wii U games and third parties that are exhibiting the latest games at the show? This is a complete day one recap of the events at Tokyo Game Show.
For a preview over what to expect from the entirety of the show, please click [...More
Tokyo Game Show 2012: What to expect (Monster Hunter 4!)
The Tokyo Game Show is the Japanese equivalent of E3 in the United States, or Gamescom in Europe. It is a hugely important show, and it is traditionally the last of the major gaming shows of the year. Obviously, Tokyo Game Show focuses on the Japanese market, but that's not to say that the news coming from the show doesn't effect the rest of the world. There are often major announcements at the show, such as the reveal of the Wii remote controller and its motion control functionality, and new details about confirmed globally-released games obviously pertain to overseas gamers [...More
Tokyo Game Show 2012: Sony (Soul Sacrifice and Muramasa!)
Tokyo Game Show 2012 kicked off with Sony's press conference. Sony is the only one of the "big three" console manufacturers that decided to show up to Tokyo Game Show, meaning that they had another opportunity to really hit one out of the park and try to reclaim dominance in the console and handheld markets. Did Sony do a good job at TGS like they did at Gamescom, or did they ultimately flop when they had a perfect opportunity to strike?
Vita, Vita, Vita
Criticized for not focusing enough on Vita at E3, Sony has made it a point to showcase their [...More