Top 3 video games you should be excited about

The Last of Us blew me away; an incredible story that kept me emotionally involved and caring for the characters from beginning to end. It had dynamic gameplay that featured excellent melee combat and some great stealth mechanics. It had top notch voice acting and a stunning overall presentation. It’s going to be a hard game…

Video game review: The Last of Us

Naughty Dog has delivered what could possibly be the best PS3 title ever. Period. With the most gut-wrenching opening in videogame history, The Last of Us delivers an emotionally charged story with immersive gameplay, smooth controls, and a hell of a lot of blood. Storyline The setting is twenty years after a contagious fungus outbreak…

Video game review: Bioshock

Is a man not entitled to the sweat of his brow? When addiction to an ideal erodes humanity, relentless pursuit will kill it. And when ambition drives you to build an underwater monument to that ideal, everything starts to crumble. It’s said the road to hell is paved with good intentions. Welcome to hell, welcome…

Video game review: Red Dead Redemption

Redefining the western genre Save the leather, tassel-laden chaps for kinky sex in the suburbs. This is the Wild West…Rockstar style. And except for the questionable act of picking flowers for an old man’s wife, there’s nothing soft about it. The masters of the open-world are back to raid your beer fridge and hit on…

“Bang-your-head” metal or “smack-that-ass” booty?

What are your musical tastes, while gaming? With all the production that goes into providing an immersive experience, do you take advantage of the ambiance a soundtrack offers, or do you blast your own tunes? When Tony Hawk’s first title came out for PS1, I distinctly remember listening to Old Dirty Bastard, Guns N’ Roses…