Monthly Archives: August 2011

Retro-review: RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 Gold Edition

I remember picking up the RCT3 Gold Edition in one of those late night rambles down the Wal-Mart PC game aisle several years ago. I got home, installed it, played for about two hours and then promptly forgot all about … Continue reading

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Retro-review: Batman: Akham Asylum (PC)

With Arkham City coming up, it was high time I took a shot at Arkham Asylum. Can a game that celebrated ever stand a chance with the hype and praise lavished upon it? Yup.

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Crappy game trends that need to die

I never cease to be amazed at some of the choices game developers make. Even truly great games can wind up with a bizarre hold over from mediocre predecessors. Here’s my take on a few trends that need to end.

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Review: Captain America

The full title is of course Captain America: The First Avenger. That also tells you everything that’s wrong with the film. Though it certainly has strong moments, the film feels like a template strategically filled out to get us to … Continue reading

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