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PS3 reviews

Quick Hit – Borderlands

Third time’s a charm. I refused to play through this one on my own, and started it twice with other co-op partners, until my current roommate and I finally plowed through it in anticipation of the sequel, gleefully tittering all … Continue reading

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Raging on Rage

Platform: PS3*/Xbox 360/PC/Mac Genre: FPS Players: 1-2 (Online: 2-6) ESRB: Mature (Blood and Gore, Intense Violence, Strong Language) The current video game environment doesn’t have a lot of room for one-dimensional games, especially in the shooter genre. Call of Duty … Continue reading

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Lights, Camera, Party! struggles to break into a stalemate genre

From the inception of the Wiimote through the latest Kinect developments and even the in-between PlayStation Move, consoles have been plagued by shovelware – games designed to take advantage of a new and in many ways gimmicky feature. Red flags … Continue reading

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Papo & Yo and complicated relationships

If you haven’t heard, Papo & Yo is the story of a boy, Quico, and his large rhino-like friend, Monster. Monster likes to eat poisonous frogs that make him catch fire and become hostile to Quico. Quico is searching for … Continue reading

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Sly 2 proves to be one-dimensional

If you frequent my blog, you saw that I was a huge fan of the first Sly Cooper. The HD collection has been my first delve into the series, and it started off on the right foot. However, Sly 2 … Continue reading

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Lolliopop Chainsaw – “Zombies taste like chainsaw death!”

As any college-level English class veteran will tell you, it doesn’t matter what Steinbeck or Milton or even Dante for that matter intended to convey when they wrote their respective masterpieces. Even if they were just writing a fun story, … Continue reading

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Catherine

Platform: PS3*/Xbox 360 Genre: Puzzle Players: 1 ESRB: Blood, Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes, Strong Language, Use of Alcohol, Violence Atlus’s title “Catherine” is making strides for the content of video games. Amid your Isaac Clarkes fighting aliens, your Soaps shooting … Continue reading

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