Discussion Review Archive

  • Discussion Review: Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time

    Discussion Review: Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time

    Review written by Matt Litten & Aaron R. Conklin Aaron: Here are some things that happened in 2005: Hurricane Katrina reduced New Orleans to a soupy, flooded mess. George W. Bush started his second term. The Patriots edged the Eagles in the Super Bowl. And […]

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  • Discussion Review: Dead Space 3

    Discussion Review: Dead Space 3

    Review written by Matt Litten & Aaron R. Conklin Aaron: These last five years have seen an interesting expansion/evolution for EA’s Dead Space series—assuming we’re all okay with using the word “evolution” to describe a set of games where 90 percent of the characters have, […]

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  • Discussion Review: Scribblenauts Unlimited

    Discussion Review: Scribblenauts Unlimited

    Review written by Matt Litten & Stephen Byers. Matt: In the pantheon of genius gaming concepts that haven’t lived up to maximum potential, 5TH Cell’s Scribblenauts is one of the first games that comes to mind. On paper the idea of being able to type […]

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  • Discussion Review: Big Sky Infinity

    Discussion Review: Big Sky Infinity

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Tim: The thing I’ve discovered over the last two years or so is that shmups can be strangely beautiful and challenging yet remain fun even when the odds would appear to be completely stacked against you. Big […]

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  • Discussion Review: Retro City Rampage

    Discussion Review: Retro City Rampage

    Review written by Matt Litten & Stephen Byers. Stephen: Reduction is the process of reducing something. The word can be applied in chemical and cooking contexts of reducing a mixture to purer components. By boiling away excess water in a broth, it is possible to […]

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  • Discussion Review: Halo 4

    Discussion Review: Halo 4

    Review written by Matt Litten & Aaron R. Conklin Matt: After floating in space slumber for two games, and now under the guidance of a developer not named Bungie for the first time, Master Chief is back to save the galaxy from a new and […]

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  • Discussion Review: F1 Race Stars

    Discussion Review: F1 Race Stars

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Tim: In the US, Formula 1 racing is overshadowed by NASCAR. Both styles of racing have their merits and if you spend any time watching either sport it is clear that it takes an almost Jedi-like awareness […]

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  • Discussion Review: LEGO The Lord of the Rings

    Discussion Review: LEGO The Lord of the Rings

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Matt: Every time it seems like the LEGO series has surpassed its saturation point, TT Games whips out another licensed property that makes my inner geek child go all aflutter. None have done so more than LEGO […]

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  • Discussion Review: Silent Hill: Book of Memories

    Discussion Review: Silent Hill: Book of Memories

    Review written by Matt Litten & Aaron R. Conklin Aaron: Back in the 1960s, legendary film director Alfred Hitchcock, who’d already cemented his legacy as one of the world’s greatest film directors, lent his considerable name to a TV show called “Alfred Hitchcock Presents” While […]

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  • Discussion Review: Resident Evil 6

    Discussion Review: Resident Evil 6

    Review written by Matt Litten & Aaron R. Conklin Matt: 2012 has been a tumultuous year for Resident Evil. Capcom’s top-selling franchise started the year off on a strong note with the universally praised Nintendo 3DS iteration, Revelations, but immediately followed up on that success […]

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