Perception Is A Wonderful Mix Of Atmosphere and Characterization

Survival horror is a favorite genre of mine. I’ve always enjoyed good tension and feeling helpless in a video game (if that doesn’t sound weird). In my opinion, a good horror game needs to make the player defenseless, so the stakes feel even higher when approaching a each situation. A sort of disadvantage I guess I could say, the most common one is not being much a fighter, forcing the player to r...[Read More]

Bioshock: The Collection Appears on ESRB

Leaks are something that the game industry faces constantly. Just the other day, most of those with their eyes on gaming journalism outposts like ours knew that Final Fantasy XV was launching on Sept. 30th. A few months ago Bioshock: The Collection was spotted on a rating site, sparking excitement for one of the best franchises of the last generation that was being kept alive on the current consol...[Read More]

The BioShock Collection Rated for PS4 and Xbox One

I got my very first Xbox 360 later than most people I knew. I got it August of 2007. The game I got for it? BioShock; and what a game. Since it was my first trip into the new generation, I was overwhelmed by not only how phenomenal the voice acting and story were, but the graphics were game changing. The airplane scene in the beginning after the crash made me hold my breath. It was amazing, and no...[Read More]

Catch Up on the Bioshock Infinite Trailers

Have you been looking to watch the trailers that have come out for Bioshock Infinite? Well with the release being only next week we here at Marooners’ Rock have created this page so you the viewer can check each trailer out to get yourself ready for the launch of Bioshock Infinite. You’ll find the game in stores March 26th, 2013.

Bioshock: Ultimate Rapture Edition Announced

Are you looking for a good deal on Bioshock and Bioshock 2? No need to look around anymore! 2K Games has announced the BioShock: Ultimate Rapture Edition, which grants you Bioshock, Bioshock 2 and all the DLC. That’s a pretty good deal if I don’t say myself. What DLC is included? Just read below.

The Philosophical Question of the PSN Outage

Is online connectivity really all it’s cracked up to be? In the wake of Sony completely losing their online service for over a week, I just have to ask one potentially-obvious-but-maybe-not question: Do we as gamers really need online? In this modern era of gaming where so much is convenient and instantaneous, is online service a necessity, the future of gaming, a perk that we take for grant...[Read More]

Direct2Drive Begins Its Publisher’s Week Promotion

As stated before, Direct2Drive is rolling out a series of week long deals highlighting the works of various publishers. This week in the spotlight is 2K Games.

Direct2Drive is Having a Massive FPS Sale Plus CoD: Black Ops Deal

Starting right this second, and going until 10 AM on Monday, October 25th, Direct2Drive is having a massive sale.

Bioshock Infinite’s Crazy Mustache Robots Freak Me Out

Three new screens prove why I hate the early 1900s and the robots produced therein.

Sick of Seeing Numbers

They’re everywhere. Resident Evil 5, Saw 7, and Shock Value 2. When is enough, enough? When will the entertainment industry stop recycling the same things over and over again? As customers, we deserve better.

Apparently the sky is not the limit in Bioshock Infinite

Come fly with me, let’s fly, let’s fly away…

Blockbuster Used Game Deals

Back when Chris and I went to rent LEGO Harry Potter, the guy at Blockbuster told us about some used games he had behind the counter. All were for Xbox 360, and the prices were fantastic! The games, which were all $6.99, came in a generic semi-frosted clear case, but no box art, and no booklet. At first, it seemed like all titles were various sports games, but then Assassins Creed II and Star Wars...[Read More]

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