Tag: Video games


Review: Fairy Fencer F (PS3)

In a day and age where JRPGs seem to have lost their luster, can Fairy Fencer F turn the tide?


Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (PS3)

And lo, with yet another film of the legendary webslinger, we get another tie-in game. A lot of times, Spidey games, even if they’re flawed, are still fun. Does this one hold up?


Review: Trials Fusion (XBO)

It’s been just shy of two years since the release of Trials Evolution, the widely acclaimed follow-up to the equally acclaimed Trials HD from Ubisoft’s RedLynx development team. Today, the highly anticipated third console entry in the burgeoning franchise has […]


Review: TowerFall Ascension (PC)

Over the years, I’ve bemoaned the disappearance of local multiplayer in video games. Most of this was due to the fact that my household only had one Xbox 360, but two heavy gamers. This resulted in either one person sitting […]


Review: Final Fantasy X-X2 HD Remaster (PS3)

At exactly what point does a good game franchise start to decline? For plenty of fans of Square Enix’s Final Fantasy series, it probably started with the tenth entry, and over a decade later, the debate among fans has been whether that […]


Current-Gen Exclusive Assassin’s Creed Unity Revealed

I dislike the use of the term ‘next-gen’ as a reference to the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. They were next-gen before they were released. Now they are current-gen, with the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 4 becoming, if not retro, […]


Review: Rayman Legends (XBO)

Before Rayman Origins was released, it had been a long time since I had enjoyed, or been even remotely excited by, a Rayman game. As soon as I saw those opening trailers, though, I knew I was going to be […]


Kalypso Media Confirm Tropico 5 for PlayStation 4

We here at Marooners’ Rock are huge fans of the Tropico series. Much to our excitement, Kalypso Media has announced moments ago that Tropico 5 will be coming to the PlayStation4. My guess is that it’ll come to Xbox One […]


Review: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (PC)

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance was easily one of my favorite games of 2013. I had the pleasure of reviewing it on the Xbox 360 platform, and found myself, for the first time, truly loving a Metal Gear game. A lot of […]


Batman Month: The Best Batman Games (that don’t have Arkham in the title)

It’s that time of year again. The nights are getting longer, the chill is in the air, the shadows are getting scarier… and that’s the time of the Dark Knight! So, as year 3 of Batman Month begins again, I […]