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By Matt Erazo, November 7, 2011 0 VG Review

Dead Rising 2: Off the Record is the latest example of Capcom’s strategy to create expanded versions of already released titles, as has been seen with Super Street Fighter 4 and soon with Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3. Yet unlike… Read More »

By Matt Erazo, October 18, 2011 0 VG Review

I hold some sympathy for developers that want to tackle the FPS/RTS hybrid genre. It has to be one of the toughest games to pull off – ensuring that the FPS players have a competent shooter and the RTS players… Read More »

By Matt Erazo, September 30, 2011 0 GN

My team has been trying to capture a crucial church from Russian forces. The Russian team is heavily fortified, with machine gunner crews in the windows, snipers in the tower, and riflemen dotting the landscape as we try to make… Read More »

By Matt Erazo, September 5, 2011 0 VG Review

If you’re not familiar with the universe of Serious Sam, here’s a quick primer: Anything goes. As Sam ‘Serious’ Stone treks across time, battling arch enemy Mental’s forces, you will encounter enemies and situations that will defy reality and embrace… Read More »

By Matt Erazo, August 7, 2011 0 VG Review

I really wanted to like Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team. As a fan of the universe, any chance I get to dive in I take, especially if it lets me step into the boots of the fabled Space Marines, the hardened… Read More »

By Matt Erazo, July 14, 2011 0 VG Review

I’m a firm believer that you should only play a Dynasty Warriors game once every 25 years, or else you risk summoning Ygglethorpe, the demon god of repetitive gameplay and storylines. Koei’s historical tactical action series has made a name… Read More »

By Matt Erazo, June 23, 2011 0 VG Review

When you start up Shadows of the Damned, you’re asked if you want to start your own road movie. It’s a fitting description because Shadows of the Damned feels like a grindhouse road movie where you trek through Hell with… Read More »

By Matt Erazo, June 14, 2011 0 VG Review

There is a sort of irony to the beautiful dirt-encrusted car models found in DiRT 3, Codemasters’ latest entry in their rally sport racing franchise. While the cars don’t mind getting down and dirty, dirt and grime caking their wonderfully… Read More »

By Matt Erazo, May 29, 2011 0 VG Review

My experience with motocross and off-road games begins and ends with Excitebike, but being the wide-eyed gamer I still am, I’m always looking to expand my gaming horizons. So I played MX vs. ATV Alive anticipating a new experience, but… Read More »

By Matt Erazo, March 30, 2011 0 Features

Espionage. It’s one of the most ubiquitous aspects of gaming, with numerous games about stealth, spies, and secret operations spanning the globe. The genre shows no signs of stopping, nor should it. In honor of the genre, I’ve compiled a… Read More »