Backwards Demands: State of Emergency

Real Talk By: KJ

State of Emergency (2003)

This was a departure from Rockstar’s usual lineup.  The plot was scaled down, violence was amped-up.  State of Emergency wasn’t going to win major awards, it’s just a chaotic title.  While the visuals left something to be desired, it was for a purpose.  Continue reading “Backwards Demands: State of Emergency”

Why Isn’t John Wick A (Good) Game?

Real Talk By: Cmack Tha Don

Gamers have been forced to put up with many horrible film adaptations of video games, many so bad I won’t even mention them here so that readers won’t be reminded of the trauma. But tie-in video games, with only some small exceptions, can often be some of the worst scourge of the gaming world as well, with half-finished concept games rebranded to have a popular theme or characters in it, or rushed development to match the release of the movie or show it’s promoting. Continue reading “Why Isn’t John Wick A (Good) Game?”

Aquaman: Battle for Atlantis Review (GCN, Xbox)

Real Talk By: The AX

Whenever I play Injustice: Gods Among Us, I tend to use Aquaman. Not because he’s cool or even remotely powerful, but because of the absolute shame it brings upon those whom I conquer. It’s a known fact that Aquaman has been a laughing-stock of the comic industry for years. Continue reading “Aquaman: Battle for Atlantis Review (GCN, Xbox)”

Conker’s Bad Fur Day Retro Review (N64)

Real Talk By: Ms. Throwback

Back in the late 90’s and early millennium, developer Rare was at the height of all things video games.  In March of 2001 they followed up their previous success with a bombshell title like we’ve never seen before. Enter Conker’s Bad Fur Day. Continue reading “Conker’s Bad Fur Day Retro Review (N64)”