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Video Games Review: Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 (PS4, 2016)

When I was a teenager in the late Nineties and early 2000’s, I was into anime in a big,  bad way. I devoured every show and movie I could get my hands on and, towards the end of my fascination with it, I discovered Naruto. I ravenously followed the adventures of this boisterous ninja kid for seventy-something episodes before the story slowed to the point where it felt like it wasn’t moving. Having been through the same thing with Dragon Ball Z only years prior,  I couldn’t bring myself to go through it again. I hung Naruto up, but told myself that I’d come back one day to see how it all ended.  Continue reading Video Games Review: Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 (PS4, 2016)

Video Games Review: Lego Marvel’s Avengers (PS4, 2016)

I’m torn. Officially torn. And this review is probably going to reinforce that a lot. Reason being is that Lego Marvel’s Avengers instigates a vicious conflict between me as a giant nerd and me as an objective game reviewer. And it wouldn’t surprise me if the very same struggle wasn’t exclusive to me, because while Lego Marvel’s Avengers is probably the most jaw dropping Lego game to date, it is let down by a few flaws.

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Hands On: Tom Clancy’s The Division Beta

It kind of feels like Tom Clancy’s The Division has been coming down the pipe for a long time now. We’ve seen it at no less than three E3’s, I’ve seen it demo’d live at EB Expo, two PAX AUS conventions and in numerous trailers online. Despite all of this, I still didn’t really know what The Division was about or even what kind of game it was. What’s kind of funny is that twenty minutes of last weekend’s beta answered all of my questions. Continue reading Hands On: Tom Clancy’s The Division Beta

Disney Infinity 3.0‘s Marvel Battlegrounds pre-orders are live, features boss new Cap figure

Disney Infinity 3.0 continues to dominate the toys-to-life genre in terms of big IP, leveraging excitement around the upcoming Captain Ameria: Civil War to drop its latest (and biggest) Marvel themed playset. The real star of the show, though, is that sweet Captain America figure. Continue reading Disney Infinity 3.0‘s Marvel Battlegrounds pre-orders are live, features boss new Cap figure