Josh Ricker

Josh lives just outside Boston. He fell in love with video games when his parents bought him Mario Bros for Nintendo and he's been gaming ever since. In his online dating profiles, long walks on the beach are never mentioned. Instead, he lists the desolate rubble of the Capitol Wasteland as his ideal vacation spot.

Worms Revolution

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”Team17″ publishers=”Warner Bros.” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”October 10, 2012″] Worms Revolution is a game of methodical mayhem. Brought to you by Team17, the minds behind the 2D Worms games and their 3D counterparts, it isn’t surprising that the same destruction of those games presents itself here. The …

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Dragon Age III: Inquisition Announced

According to a blog post from Dragon Age Executive Producer Mark Darrah, Dragon Age III: Inquisition is announced.  He doesn’t give up much information other than the name and some small tidbits. It will be made by the same team that worked on Dragon Age: Origins and Dragon Age II.  They are …

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Zen Pinball 2

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”Zen Studios” publishers=”Zen Studios” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”September 4, 2012″] Zen Pinball 2, developed by Zen Studios, is the sequel to Zen Pinball. Many of the same features grace both games but Zen Pinball 2 updates the original with better physics and better tables. Did Zen Studios create …

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Transformers: Fall of Cybertron

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”High Moon Studios” publishers=”Activision” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”August 21, 2012″] Transformers: Fall of Cybertron is the sequel to 2010’s Transformers: War for Cybertron and is created by the same developer, High Moon Studios. Back in 2010, War for Cybertron was a surprise hit, and it instantly became …

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

When talking about pivotal PC games, games that helped solidify the PC as the premier first-person shooter platform, Counter-Strike is usually among the first games discussed. Counter-Strike has been around for over twelve years and have been modified and upgraded many times since, but over the years has remained relatively unchanged in regards to gameplay. The same is true of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Despite its somewhat antiquated features, this version of Counter Strike is just as fun as those previous.

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Sleeping Dogs

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”United Front Games” publishers=”SQUARE ENIX” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”August 14, 2012″] Sleeping Dogs is an open-world game. Therefore, it’s been compared countless times to the Grand Theft Auto series and for good reason. Like those games, Sleeping Dogs has much to offer. It takes a lot of …

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Darksiders II

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”Vigil Games” publishers=”THQ” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”August 14, 2012″] If Darksiders II could be described in one word it would be epic. However, that word both describes what it does right and what it does wrong. From Vigil Games, Darksiders II is an amalgamation of three games: …

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Hybrid

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”5th Cell” publishers=”Microsoft Studios” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”August 8, 2012″] Hybrid is an entry in Xbox LIVE Arcade’s Summer of Arcade. It is a third-person shooter from the creators of Scribblenauts, 5th Cell. After picking your jaws off the floor from the studio’s sudden shift in their game …

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