Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: Has-Been Heroes review



By Jon Scarr

Have you been looking for a new game that will bring out your competitive edge? If so, I’ve got a game for you! Has-Been Heroes is a rogue-like strategy and action game from the Frozenbyte that is full of deep rich strategy and fast-paced action.

Read more in my Has-Been Heroes review.

Friday, May 26, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: The Best Mortal Kombat X Characters for Beginners



By Jon Scarr

If you are new or just starting out with Mortal Kombat X, the game’s sheer number of characters to play as can be quite intimidating. It can be difficult knowing where to start and which character to focus on. 

Read more about the best Mortal Kombat X characters for beginners.



Thursday, May 25, 2017

4Scarrs Gaming: Voodoo Vince Remastered review




By Jon Scarr

Released back in 2003, Voodoo Vince was one of my favourite games from the early Xbox era. Though it might not have been as big of a success as I hoped it would be, the New Orleans-themed platformer went on to became a cult classic.

It’s been over 13 years since I played Voodoo Vince on the Xbox, it was never backwards compatible on the Xbox 360, so when I heard about Beep Games’ remaster I couldn’t wait to see Vince back again—this time on my big screen HD TV.

Inside WorldGaming: Top 5 Video games of 2017 (So far)




By Jon Scarr

What an amazing year 2017 has been already! With the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in full swing, and the launch of the Nintendo Switch—we have been treated to a wide range of games that has had something for everybody.

Come read my list of the Top 5 Video Games of 2017 (so far).

Friday, May 19, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: How to become a PRO Street Fighter V player


By Jon Scarr

The Street Fighter franchise is one of the oldest eSports around. The roots of the longest lived fighting game tournament in the world can be traced back to 1995, when the 40 best arcade players in the world met up to battle.

Learn more about how to become a pro Street Fighter V player.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap review

By Jon Scarr

Nearly 30 years after its original release on the Master System, the team at Lizardcube brings us what is quite possibly the best retro remaster to grace a home console yet—Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap. If you grew up playing video games in the 80’s and 90’s, then your probably familiar with Wonder Boy.

Read my Wonder Boy The Dragons Trap Review.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: Street Fighter V Tips: Common gameplay mistakes to avoid for beginners



By Jon Scarr

The Street Fighter franchise has always been one of the most popular fight games series. With the release of Street Fighter V, its popularity has continued to grow. With that being said, there has been an influx of new players.

Learn more about Common Gameplay Mistakes to Avoid for Beginners.

Inside WorldGaming: Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers preview




By Jon Scarr

Capcom’s Street Fighter II is quite arguably the most pivotal fighting game of the 90’s. It helped shape and define the fight game genre as we know it today. Over the years there were several different iterations of Street Fighter II that added new characters, moves, and even sped up gameplay.

Read my Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers Preview.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Best Buy Plug-in Blog: Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 review




Written by Jon Scarr

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 tells the story of brotherhood, faith and betrayal in the most complete sniper experience ever on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Come read my review at Best Buy Canada's Plug-in Blog.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: Injustice 2 launch event




By Jon Scarr

To celebrate the impending release of Injustice 2, one of the most anticipated video games of 2017, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment held an invite only Canadian launch event here in Toronto just a few days ago, which I had the esteem pleasure of attending.

Read more of my Injustice 2 Launch Event recap.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe review







By Jon Scarr

Start your engines! The definitive version of Mario Kart 8 has sped its way onto the Nintendo Switch and includes everything from the Wii U version and more. With new characters, a new Battle Mode, new items and karts, improved graphics, and more ways to play—Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a must-have game.

Read my review of  Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.

Inside WorldGaming: 5 Tips and tricks to improve your Street Fighter V game



By Jon Scarr

Getting to a level of proficiency at a fighting game is one of the hardest things to accomplish in video games. It requires hours of dedication, and I’m not just talking about spending hours in the training mode. There is an overwhelming amount of unique terminology, concepts, and even frame data that goes into fighting games—Street Fighter V is no different.

Read my 5 Tips and tricks to improve your Street Fighter V game.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: LEGO City Undercover review




By Jon Scarr

LEGO City Undercover has long been one of my favourite LEGO games. It was originally released on the Wii U back in 2013 just four months after the Wii U launched. Unfortunately, the Wii U never really lived up to its potential and thus many gamers never got to experience the games witty humour and huge open world design.

Read more in my LEGO City Undercover review.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: ARMS preview



Written by Jon Scarr

The largest division inside of Nintendo is readying one of the Nintendo Switch’s most unique games yet—ARMS. This exceptional fighting game features motion controls and a colourful cast of characters with an arsenal of weapons that can be equipped in the form of extendable arms.

Get the scoop in my ARMS preview.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: Parappa The Rapper Remastered review



By Jon Scarr

It’s hard to believe that it has been 20 years since PaRappa The Rapper first debuted on the PlayStation. Widely credited with establishing the music and rhythm game genre that gamers all around the world have come to love; PaRappa The Rapper comes to a whole new generation of gamers on the PlayStation 4.

Read more in my review of PaRappa The Rapper Remastered on Inside WorldGaming.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Inside WorldGaming: MLB The Show 17 review


By Jon Scarr

With the Major League Baseball season just underway, it’s time to break out your baseball bat, glove, and ball with MLB The Show 17—available exclusively on PlayStation 4.

Read more in my MLB The Show 17 review at Inside WorldGaming.