Josh "Clyde" McIllwain

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    When Red Faction: Guerrilla released back in 2009, Volition Games had finally struck some sort of gold with their franchise.  The game featured a fun mixture of a sandbox world that contained highly […]

  • Just so you know, December 31 is a common placeholder date by Amazon for a product with an unknown release date for that year. It doesn’t really mean that it will launch on that date, especially considering it is a Saturday.

  • Thumbnail The wait for Rage just got a tiny bit longer. According to the game’s official website, id Software and Bethesda Softworks have delayed the release of Rage, the post-apocalyptic shooter and demolition derby experience. The game was originally slated for release on September 14th for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. Instead, Rage will be hitting shelves […]

  • Thumbnail Nintendo destroys all hopes for prettier Wii games on your Wii U. We discovered early this week that the Wii U will be able to play all of your Wii games and support all of your current controllers. We also found out that the new console will not support GameCube optical discs . Now, we have discovered that, […]

  • Thumbnail You know how I predicted that the PSP God of War games would be remastered in HD? Sometimes, it’s nice to be (partially) right.  I have been writing a series of articles entitled “PSP Remasters: What I Want” in an attempt to uncover the PSP’s finest games and determine their likelihood of being ported.  While the […]

  • Thumbnail SO MANY KIRBYS, RUN FOR YOUR LIVES! There are two surprising elements about the trailer released for Nintendo’s recently announced Kirby Mass Attack for the Nintendo DS.  The first is that, apparently, Nintendo is still developing software for the original DS handheld.  I’m a little perplexed that development was not simply transferred (or transfarred?) over to their […]

  • Thumbnail Get ready to experience Link’s greatest adventure all over again, this time in 3D! The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D is ready to invade your Nintendo 3DS in just a couple of short weeks.  As the trailer aptly states, “Dost thou suck?” Yeah, I have no idea what they were going for.  But the […]

  • Thumbnail It’s time to decide where you would rather pre-order Assassin’s Creed. Ubisoft issued a press release today detailing the retailer specific pre-order bonuses available for Assassin’s Creed: Revelations .  If you purchase the game early at GameStop for either the Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3, customers will automatically be upgraded to the Signature Edition for free.  […]

  • Thumbnail Sega likes money as much as gamers like Sonic. If you finished Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 and was left hungry for more 2D Sonic goodness, Sega has your back.  For the rest of us?  Well, there’s really not much we can do about it, because more Sonic games are coming whether we like it […]

  • Thumbnail If you were hoping to play your GameCube collection on your Wii U, I have some bad news for you. Patrick Klepek from Giant Bomb discovered during an interview today with Nintendo’s Mark Franklin, head of public relations, that the Wii U console will not support GameCube discs. You will be able to play this current […]

  • Thumbnail The Smash Bros. are back, and this time on TWO systems!? In a surprise announcement during their E3 press conference today, Nintendo revealed that not only is a new Smash Brothers game in the works, but it will coming to both the Wii U console and the Nintendo 3DS!  This will be the first time the popular Smash […]

  • The original is still my favorite of the series, so I will pick this up. But this will likely be my last Halo purchase, unless 343 Industries does something drastic with Halo 4.

  • Thumbnail Bet you didn’t see that one coming, did you?  (Now with hardware photos!) Nintendo has finally revealed the official name for their new console, and it is… “Wii U.” During their 2011 E3 press conference, Nintendo finally pulled the lid from their not-so-secretive hardware by showcasing the Wii U controller, which confirms nearly all of […]

  • Thumbnail Mario’s beloved Tanooki suit finally makes its triumphant return later this year. During Nintendo’s E3 conference earlier today, Nintendo of America’s president Reggie Fils-Amie took the stage to showcase Super Mario 3D .  The Nintendo 3DS platformer was announced earlier this year at GDC, but today was the first real peek at the game. Super Mario 3D looks […]

  • Thumbnail Get ready to return to Luigi’s Mansion, this time on your 3DS! Nintendo of America’s president and chief operating officer Reggie Fils-Aime tooks the stage at the company’s E3 press junket today to discuss the future of their platforms through upcoming games.  Among the familiar titles that have already been announced, a new one slipped by […]

  • Thumbnail Miyamoto wants to thank longtime Zelda fans with a plethora of releases this year. The Legend of Zelda turned 25 years old this year, and Nintendo wants to celebrate in a big way.  Series creator Shigeru Miyamoto started Nintendo’s E3 press conference with a slew of Zelda announcements, all backed by a live orchestra performing renditions of […]

  • Thumbnail If you bet money on “Vita” becoming the portable’s actual name, you are a winner tonight. Sony revealed during their E3 2011 press conference that the Vita is officially the name for their upcoming handheld device.  In addition, Sony unveiled some new system features and, most importantly, a price. Sony executive Kaz Hirai took the […]

  • Thumbnail It looks like the PlayStation brand might be the place to go for your BioShock fix. Ken Levine, head of Irrational Games and the man behind BioShock, emerged on stage during Sony’s E3 press conference to discuss their plans to work specifically with Sony’s hardware.  Levine stated that originally, he was a critic of the PlayStation […]

  • Thumbnail Are you ready to get your Move on , medieval style? During Sony’s E3 press conference on Monday night, company spokesman Jack Tretton revealed that Zindagi Games, the team behind Sports Champions , is working on a new Move-centric experience titled Medieval Moves: Desmond’s Quest . The demonstration at E3 showcased an on-rails experience that involved lots of sword-fighting, archery and […]

  • Thumbnail The Need for Speed series goes somewhere… different.  Is that good or bad? EA’s latest iteration of the popular Need for Speed series, titled Need for Speed: The Run has been hinted at for some time.  During the company’s E3 press conference today in Los Angeles, the game was officially revealed to the public for the first time.  And […]

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