Tagged:  third-person

By Dan McKenney, February 15, 2012 1 GN

Capcom revealed today that Chris Redfield’s campaign in Resident Evil 6 will take players to the “fictitious coastal town” of Lanshiang, China to take on running, jumping, gun-toting zombies. That’s right – in addition to the occasional chainsaw, certain zombies… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, January 31, 2012 0 GN

Capcom announced today that the open-world fantasy action title Dragon’s Dogma will see a North American retail release date of May 22 (May 25 in Europe) on both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles, and that purchasers of the 360… Read More »

By Mike Deas, January 29, 2012 0 Features

The first-person perspective in a video game is meant to convey the intimacy of assuming another’s consciousness, living in those virtual shoes. Take the airport terrorist situation in COD: Modern Warfare 2. The first-person perspective is a tool that –… Read More »

By Sean Mackey, January 4, 2012 0 VG Review

Developer Snowblind Studios, best known for the PlayStation 2 action RPG Baldur’s Gate: Dark Alliance, has not released a major console game since 2006. This drought ends after five years with Lord of the Rings: War in the North. In… Read More »

By Dan Crabtree, December 14, 2011 0 VG Review

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By Dan Crabtree, November 30, 2011 1 VG Review

Skyrim’s fornaldarsagas (Norse myths) are wet fantasy watercolors. Dragons circle the icy fortress of Himinbjorg, raining fiery breath on the svelte Nordic swimsuit models below, but the old flying lizards tremble at the liberal brush, extinguishing red hot flames with… Read More »

By Anthony LaBella, November 22, 2011 0 GN

The release of Max Payne 3 is just months away now, and fans wanting as much extra content as possible are in for some good news. In a press release earlier today, Rockstar revealed that a special edition of Max… Read More »

By Mike Murphy, November 15, 2011 0 Previews

It’s been a long, long time since gamers last got a look into the life of Max Payne. Still tormented by guilt over his failure to protect his wife and infant daughter at the beginning of the original game, Payne… Read More »

By Anthony LaBella, November 13, 2011 0 VG Review

The original Uncharted was an enjoyable action/adventure game, but its sequel shattered expectations back in 2009. Now that Uncharted 3 has arrived those expectations have gone through the roof. Luckily developer Naughty Dog has delivered another action-packed thrill ride, full… Read More »

By Mike Murphy, October 29, 2011 1 VG Review

It used to be that superhero games were incapable of being great, as if there were some unwritten law handed down from the gods of gaming to developers, plaguing the genre for decades. Luckily, that gospel was never preached to… Read More »