First Thoughts: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

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After a short vacation, I finally got my hands on the long-awaited Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. I praised the 3DS version, but how is its big console brother? I’ve had a chance to put a few hours into the game, and here are my first thoughts:  Continue reading

Impressions: Iron Banner 2.0 Experience….Painful.

Iron Banner Returns

When Destiny‘s first “Iron Banner” event went live, I played it quite a bit, and really enjoyed it. I highly recommended it at the time. It was enjoyable for players of all levels, and while the bounties were a real challenge, the matches themselves weren’t too daunting.  For me, it was good old fashioned fun.

“Iron Banner 2.0” was a completely different animal.  Continue reading

Review: The Evil Within

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I’ve spent the better part of the month since The Evil Within, the recent survival horror game developed by Tango Gameworks and directed by Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami, was released playing through it. I’m not a completionist or anything. It’s just a long game, extended by its difficulty (lots of repetition when you die over and over). The real question for me in this review is, where do I start? Continue reading