Monday, May 30, 2016

CO/GAMER Review: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End



Since 2007, Naughty Dog has been capturing the heart of gamers with the Uncharted series of games on the PlayStation 3. Combining epic action-adventure gameplay, 3D platforming with a third-person perspective, and an unmatched storytelling experience—Nathan Drake’s treasure hunting adventures have contributed to the overwhelming success of the PlayStation brand. The latest instalment of this award winning franchise, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End is now available exclusively for the PlayStation 4, and closes the curtain on the series with its most well rounded, personal, and fine-tuned entry yet.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

CO/GAMER Review: SEGA 3D Classics Collection



Being a gamer in the late 80’s and throughout the 90’s I was privy to some truly classic games from both Nintendo and Sega. While the Nintendo vs SEGA argument fueled many debates, SEGA fans enjoyed many amazing games during those years that others missed out on. Now that the war between Nintendo and SEGA is over, gamers all over are in for treat.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

CO/GAMER Review: Battleborn



After 5 years of development, Gearbox Software’s brand new IP, Battleborn, with 25 unique playable heroes has launched for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Allowing for an unprecedented customizable character growth, Battleborn gives you a unique gameplay experience that you will not soon forget. Unlike other first-person shooters, Battleborn is unique in that it fuses multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) elements into its gameplay.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

CO/GAMER REVIEW: Ratchet & Clank


November 2002, Sony released Ratchet & Clank for the PlayStation 2, which was quite arguably one of the best platform adventure games for the system. The first game in this epic franchise introduced many features, which went on to become a staple of the series in subsequent games. Some of these features included the ability to purchase weapons, items and unlocking gadgets as you progressed throughout the game.

Monday, May 9, 2016

CO/GAMER: 3 Reasons Why You Should be Excited for Kirby Planet Robobot



Kirby is back for another platforming adventure on the Nintendo 3DS family of systems in Kirby Planet Robobot. This time the Haltmann Works Company and its robotic army are invading Planet Popstar. Harness the power of a mysterious mech to stop the ruthless Haltmann Works Company from mechanizing Kirby’s home world.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Best Buy Plug-in Blog Review: Tales from the Borderlands is full of trademark humour and action



Taking place after the events of Borderlands 2, Tales from the Borderlands is set on the unforgiving world of Pandora, and is full of the trademark humour and action the hit franchise is famous for. You'll play as Rhys, a Hyperion company man with dreams of being the next Handsome Jack, and Fiona, a con artist looking to score her biggest ever swindle. Their journey will take you on a wild ride through the Borderlands universe where gangsters, bandit lords, and Vault Hunters are just some of the obstacles you'll encounter. Come read my review at Best Buy Canada's Plug-in Blog.

Monday, May 2, 2016

CO/GAMER: The Next Battlefield and Call of Duty Games are Coming



This first week of May is shaping up to be one of the most exciting weeks of the year so far. First, last week it was rumoured that the creative team at DICE and publisher EA would reveal the long awaited next entry into the Battlefield franchise in the not too distant future. Could the rumoured new entry in the Battlefield series, which EA confirmed a few years ago to ship in 2016, be finally upon us?