Video game review: Splinter Cell: Blacklist

If you have patience, tactfulness and persistence, Splinter Cell: Blacklist is a blast from beginning to end. If those qualities don’t come naturally, there’s a learning curve – but it’s worth every second. Blacklist delivers the perfect mixture of tension and excitement through varied gameplay, stunning environments, and a fantastic single player campaign. Storyline A terrorist…

Video game review: Assassin’s Creed

Will this bridge the gap between video game and art?  Not with gameplay like this Assassin’s Creed is one of the prettiest games on this generation of consoles. Detailed landscapes, meticulous textures, and realistic lighting bring vibrant, illustrious settings to life. The stage is set for a mind-blowing experience. But Assassin’s Creed falls short with poorly executed…