Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning first DLC grows the game world by 15%

It seems like most DLC packs these days are hardly worth the price; and when it is, it's because it's a $5 map pack or a $5 multi-hour questline.   EA plans to release the first DLC for Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, called Kingdoms of Amalur: The Legend of Dead Kel on March 20th for PS3, XBox 360 and PC, and it's going to be a doozy. The new story-driven expansion pack introduces players to the gigantic continent of Gallow's End, and adds 15% … [Read more...]

Assassins Creed 3 Revealed and Dated

Ubisoft officially revealed Assassins Creed 3 today, thus confirming the wide speculation that the new installment in the Assassin's Creed franchise is already in development.  It gets even better to, as they've already released their target date: October 30th of this year. "We will push the title a lot because it's a fantastic product that the team has been working for three years," said Ubisoft Chief Executive Officer Yves Guillemot. "What … [Read more...]

World Championship Poker for XBox 360 Review

Poker fans today are lucky in that they have plenty of options, whether playing online after reading reviews and finding a great poker site at Casinotoplists or enjoying a game like World Championship Poker on their console system. In many cases the options go hand in hand as well, with console games offering the chance to scratch that poker itch even when you can’t be online or don’t want to sit at your laptop or desktop. World … [Read more...]

Dark Souls Drake Sword – How to get the Drake Sword in Dark Souls

Loving Dark Souls yet?  And by loving, I of course mean have you chucked your controller across the room yet? Chances are if you're here, you're trying to find out How to get the Drake Sword in Dark Souls.  Luckily for you it's easy to get! If for some reason you can't see the video, or would rather read, it's quite simple!  After you defeat the  Taurus Demon, you will come to a bridge.  On this bridge is the red dragon who will fly over … [Read more...]

Fallout New Vegas: Lonesome Road DLC Review (XBox 360)

The Fallout series, including its latest incarnation Fallout New Vegas, are masterpieces of action adventure gaming. Set in a post apocalyptic world, New Vegas has you playing the part of a Courier where, left for dead, you are placed into a vast, expansive world where factions and intrigue abound. A feature of the series has been the many different paths a player can take, and especially the decisions you have to make as to which faction you … [Read more...]

THQ Set to Work with Crytek on Next Homefront Game

After the shutdown of Kaos Studios, the development of the next Homefront game was up for debate regarding where the eventual sequel would come from. As it turns out, we now have our answer... which happens to be a very good one. THQ has announced that development of the as-yet-unnamed sequel is to be under the care of the shooter development pros over at Crytek. You read that right: we're talking about the guys who brought us FarCry and … [Read more...]

Gears of War 3 Review

As I sat down and put my Gears of War 3 disc into my XBox 360 I couldn't help but reminisce about the past.  Nearly five years ago the original Gears of War launched, and to say it was a hit would be an understatement.  Some would argue that Gears of War even played a big role in turning the tide of the next generation war.  The series has without a doubt become one of the most critically acclaimed series to hit the industry.  As I stare at the … [Read more...]

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Review (PC, PS3, XBox 360)

I never personally got around to even play any of the Deus Ex games in the past, and being a first-person shooter guy in many respects (plus a role-playing gamer as well) led me to give the series’ latest entry a spin on my 360 for awhile.  Now that I have, though, all I can say is that Square Enix and the guys at Eidos Montreal deserve a hefty load of respect for turning out a pleasing FPS-plus-role-player experience that’s part Halo, part Gears … [Read more...]