Top and Bottom 5 of 2013

Fifth Best Game Starhawk  3.5 Fifth Worst Game The Amazing Spider-man 2.5 Fourth Best Game Ratchet & Clank: Nexus 3.5 Fourth Worst Game Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One 2 Third Best Game The Ratchet & Clank Trilogy 4 Third Worst Game Ratchet & Clank: Q-Force 1.5 Second Best Game Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time…

Starhawk Review

Starhawk is the spiritual successor to Warhawk but is Starhawk great or apocalyptically bad? The gunplay is competent and the build and battle system is awesome. Gunplay isn’t perfect since there is regenerating. The scabs feel like pests and will swarm you which makes the game intense. The game looks great especially when you’re flying…

The Amazing Spider-Man Review

The Amazing Spider-Man is the movie tie-in to the film of the same name. Is it as good as Spiderman 2 or does it fail terribly. The best part of Spider-Man 2 was the web swinging but in the Amazing Spider-Man they dumb it down and you hold down a button. So they fucked up…

The Ratchet & Clank Trilogy Review

The Ratchet & Clank Trilogy is here but is it a trip down memory lane with roses or landmines. The gameplay hasn’t taken any hits with the same awesome guns. Ratchet 1 feels dated but that’s fine because this isn’t claiming to be a remake just an HD re-release. Speaking of which the HD looks…

Portal 2 Review

Portal 2 is massively popular with geeks, do I agree or do I want to shit on those nerd’s graves. The portal mechanics are creative. Some puzzles are frustrating and completely obtuse which made me put down the game. The new gel system is fun and makes for fun puzzles. The connecting elements drag on…

Assassin’s Creed III Review

Assassin’s Creed 3 is the 3rd Assassin’s Creed game after 1, Bloodlines, Altair’s Chronicles, 2, 2 Discovery, Project Legacy, Brotherhood, Revelations; adding up not one of Ubisoft’s strong points. But is the ‘3rd’ as good as the ‘2nd’? The new free-running system works well and the Combat works well. You know in the 1st Assassin’s…