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Review: The Crew

This may be a bit delayed for some, but sales made this possible at all. I had no interest in it from the start. It didn’t look right and my gut told me no. My gut was right. It is … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2016, 4K, games, racing, review, SLi ]
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EA Access – Need For Speed PC Preview

Need for Speed is currently loading, I’m going to give the first 10 hours a shot and see if it’s worth it. I appreciate they allowed it to scale to 4k and supported wheel hardware (assuming force feedback) but really … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2016, 4K, games, gaming, graphics, nostalgia, racing, review, screenshot, video ]
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The Division: Streaming to Twitch: Beta Review

Few screenshots, some 4k, some not. Two EVGA 980ti: 20 to 30fps @ 4k 70fps vsync @ 1080 NVidia doesn’t even have an optimized driver for this one yet. The city looks alive-ish, Multiplayer started out really cool — I … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2016, 4K, games, gaming, graphics, review, SLi ]
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SyntheticX Gamleaon: Mad Max – With Commentary

MAD MAX – Cacophony This will be where I’ll have more to say.

Hierarchy [ 2015, commentary, funny, games, games for windows, graphics, review, video, youtube ]
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Steam Community :: z3rin :: Review for Octodad: Dadliest Catch

So much fun! I had a blast playing this one and it’s even more fun to watch when you’re not struggling with the controls. You will struggle with the controls, especially with a controller — which is the only way … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2015, family, games, games for windows, review ]
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Installing Grand Theft Auto V (from disc)

7 Disc! It’s taking a long time… but still faster than downloading.  I think. 4/14/2015 *update* 16:38 *update* 17:30 *update* 19:44 4/15/2015 *update* 20:32 4/29/2015 *update* 23:56 – Added twitch link: twitch.tv/serinitism or click to watch embedded.

Hierarchy [ 2015, games, review, video ]
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Mortal Kombat X – Downloading Faction Data

All I’ve got so far out of Mortal Kombat X and it’s new “streaming install system” is this: Single player, crashed (closed w/o anything) Tutorial, crashed Fatality practice, crashed Faction Stuff — seems to be… loading? Check out the explanation … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2015, games, review ]
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Battlefield Hardline – Beta Review

So I was able to play the alpha — or the alpha beta they put out before.  The driving was absolutely awful.  The cars were blocks, had nothing underneath, and really added nothing to the game other than transport.  This … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2015, games, games for windows, review ]
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The other side of Elder Scrolls Online

Horses and catapults and castles. It’s always been my dream since I was little. I had Legos to build the castles and countless battles on their walls. Entire stories would unfold on that coffee table. It is only now why … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2014, games, graphics, MMO, review, screenshot, Uncategorized ]
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Titanfall not so much of a Titan.

Found this old unpublished post and wanted to get it out there. I did end up getting the full game for,y birthday after it came out because my son wanted to watch me play. ~~~~~~~~ Pre:release thoughts on the beta: … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2014, games, Giant Robots, review ]
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Review: Battlefield 4

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I hit up the servers for a little test run before work today. I was able to hop right in thanks to the beta.  It was mostly the full game this time instead of the mess that was Battlefield 3. … Full story

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Review: BioShock Infinite

The world forms around you. You enter a familiar place but it is still very new, dropped into a preloaded consciousness. You had a job, you knew why you were here, simply follow the instruction and the goal will be … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2013, games, graphics, review, Uncategorized ]
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Battlefield 3: End Game live now for PC!

Motorbikes are fun, shift to pull a wheelie – fly over most things. They’re like the ATVs except you can lean, and jump… so they’re fun. I was about to outmaneuver a heli for 4 missle loads, doing jumps and … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2013, games, review ]
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Video: Tomb Raider – First Look

Now feast your eyes on the lovely, the transcendent intro quays of… the Tomb Raider Square Enix has blown away my expectations. Consoles ain’t got shit on this.

Hierarchy [ 2013, games, graphics, review, video ]
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First Look: Crysis 3

I don’t know what this guy is thinking: Crysis 3: The Kotaku Review. Instead, Crysis 3 is a finely tuned luxury automobile that’s not, as it turns out, all that finely tuned. You sit, revving the engine, hoping that weird … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2013, games, games for windows, graphics, review, twtGames ]
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Mech Games – The Next Generation

The closest mechs came to making a comeback was Steel Battalion. That didn’t seem to help. The controller was huge, and many thought it a titch unnecessary. however, if you’re driving a mech — you’ve got a cockpit ready to … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2013, games, games for windows, MMO, review, twtGames, video ]
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Review: The Sims Medieval

I’ve played Sims 3 in the past. I enjoyed building the character up for a while, establishing relationships and such, but I quickly grew tired of the annoying need to eat, pee and sleep. Of course, I was pregnant with … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2012, games, review ]
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Review: Max Payne 3

Whew. That’s a rush. I just got done playing through my first hour of Max Payne 3 and I feel… stimulated, enthralled, and defeated. I had to stop playing though. There is only so many times you can replay the … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2012, fb, games, graphics, review, screenshot, twtGames ]
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EA Finds Yet Another Way to Squeeze More Money (BF3)

So it did not seem feasab.e that EA would get me to go “Premium”. As much as I love the series, even this game in particular, my hatred for EA overrules all. I wish someone else could own it, but … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2012, fb, games, review, twtGames ]
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Review: Dirt Showdown

Dirt started as a rally racing game, hence the name. It had a really good model… no turbo, relatively realistic driving physics, and decent graphics. They kept expanding into the other genres, such as Gymkhana, stadium, and others. Dirt 2 … Full story

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Review: Call of Juarez: The Cartel

It’s really as bad as you’ve heard. From the very first screen you are alerted to its crappiness. The text itself is circa Mortal Kombat – giant and pixellated. It looks so dated. It really feels like a modern Sega … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2012, games, gbuzz, review, screenshot, SocialAll, twt, video ]
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My 3D Aventure in Digitopia

I was accused of trolling for posting what I found while testing a few games with 3D Vision. I don’t take umbrage but it reminded me that this is the first time round for some people. The History Before I … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2012, games, onthego, review, twt ]
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Review: Jurassic Park (2011)

Wow, it’s pretty impressive how lame they were able to make this game. If they made it a traditional first person puzzle / battle game that would have been ideal… but they didn’t. Everything is WASD on PC and I’m … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2012, games, review, SocialAll, video ]
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Review: FlatOut3 Chaos and Destruction… of a Francise

Video: Video has Bloom turned off, motion blur turned off First impression: ugh. I am shaking my head in disappointment.  I would have put the first and second FlatOut as two of my favorite games.  I’m a huge racing fan, and … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2012, games, gbuzz, review, twt, video ]
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Review: Mafia II

Screenshots: Video: I had originally played this on Onlive, I gave it the 30 minute trial. I don’t exactly remember it starting how it did. I seemed to be going through many more story points then before, but I bet … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2012, games, review, SocialAll, video ]
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