GameCrank: Has Sonic Been Saved? Part 1

Patrick

November 28, 2011

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

I've said it before and I'll say it again: introductions to "Sonic the Hedgehog" are pointless. We all know who he is. We all know the franchise has a problem. We all (should) know that his games mostly stink. However, most of ...

GameCrank: Hate the Immitators, not the Creators

Patrick

November 16, 2011

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

I hate "Call of Duty." I hate "Halo." I hate "Gears of War." Why do I hate them, do you ask? Well, according to popular Internet culture, I'm supposed to hate them because they've "ruined the video game industry". They're "u...

Apple Dazzles at WWDC

Geoff Grady

October 17, 2011

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

  By Geoff Grady The newest iPhone may not be the "iPhone 5" that everyone was expecting, but Apple was still able to impress its audience by announcing the new iPhone 4S at their Apple Worldwide Developers Conference on Tuesday, October 10th. ...

GameCrank Editorial: Violence in Video Games

Patrick

June 15, 2011

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

I want you to do a little experiment. Go to your nearest game retailer--Best Buy, Gamestop, it doesn't matter--and take a look at the game rack. Try to pick a shelf in the Xbox 360 or Playstation 3 section. Notice those large le...

GameCrank: MadWorld Review

Patrick

June 13, 2011

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

"MadWorld," rated M for mature, is the kind of game that makes me mad at just about everyone who's ever reviewed it. When this game was released more than two years ago, everybody was talking about it and everyone had some sort...

GameCrank: Bayonetta Review

Patrick

June 6, 2011

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Once upon a time, there was a game company called Clover Studio. This development team was responsible for creating the Viewtiful Joe series, the cult-classic fighting game "God Hand," and "Okami," all of which were explosively...

GameCrank: Dead Space 2 Review

Patrick

May 23, 2011

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Out of all the new franchises of the last half-decade, I can't think of one that has exploded quicker than "Dead Space".  I should tell you that since this is a horror game, it is rated M for mature.  The original game ap...

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