Monthly Archives: January 2011

EA Games: Challenge My Patience

Gamestop was running one of their ever more-often occurring “Buy 2 Get One” on used games, which I am ever more-often taking advantage of. The selection was less than stellar and I found myself struggling to make a decision on … Continue reading

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NAT Type

Occasionally you may hear me talk about NAT type when talking about online play for a game. This is because I use a wireless connection to play online. Here’s a quick bit about what this means: NAT comes in three … Continue reading

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Red Dead Redemption

Let it be known that I have never been a fan of Grand Theft Auto, but this Rockstar installment has me doing flips. Genre: Action/AdventurePlayers: 1 (Online: 1-16)ESRB: Mature (Blood, Intense Violence, Nudity, Strong Language, Strong Sexual Content, Use of … Continue reading

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Lost Winds

Lost Winds is a side-scrolling, WiiWare title by Frontier Arts. You might recognize them as the guys behind the RollerCoaster Tycoon franchise. This game has garnered numerous awards and favorable reviews. Genre: Adventure/Puzzle/PlatformerPlayers: 1ESRB: Everyone (Mild Fantasy Violence)Platform: Wii (WiiWare) … Continue reading

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Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Super Smash Bros. Brawl is the third installment in the famous Super Smash Bros. series by Nintendo, dating back to the N64. The game pits (pun!) both old and new Nintendo characters against each other at a number of classic … Continue reading

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Mortal Kombat vs DC Universe

Looking to keep a longstanding tradition of gaming alive, Mortal Kombathttp://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=musin01-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=B0017ZIIK6&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr returns alongside your favorite DC characters in this new installment. Genre: FightingPlayers: 1-2 (Online: 2)ESRB: Teen (Blood, Suggestive Themes, Violence)Platform: PS3*/Xbox 360 For anyone who has played Mortal Kombat … Continue reading

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Resident Evil 5

While this title has been out for a while, I’ve only just recently gotten my hands on it. Genre: Horror/Third-Person ShooterPlayers: 1-2 Co-Op (Online available via download OR Gold Edition)ESRB: Mature (Blood and Gore, Intense Violence, Strong Language)Platform: PS3*/Xbox 360 … Continue reading

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