REVIEW: XIII (2022)

DEVELOPERS: Ubisoft (original)/PlayMagic (2020 version)/Tower Five (2022 version) PUBLISHER: Microids REVIEWED ON: PlayStation 5 from a copy purchased by the author. Read our thoughts about XIII (2020) HERE. Also check out our review of the 2003 original HERE. Second time’s a charm? In 2019, publisher Microids, seemingly out of nowhere, announced that they were going…

D23: MARVEL’S MIDNIGHT SUNS WILL CHASE AWAY THE SNOW WHILE BLACK PANTHER AND CAPTAIN AMERICA SKYDANCE INTO UNCHARTED TERRITORY

Disney’s D23 event is underway, and as promised, they held a short live-stream to show off some upcoming games based on their slate of properties, including Marvel. While rumors were floating around leading up to the event about EA unveiling both a Black Panther AND Iron Man game, or perhaps Insomniac showing up with Spider-Man…

REVIEW: TMNT: THE COWABUNGA COLLECTION

DEVELOPERS: Konami (originals)/Digital Eclipse (compilation) PUBLISHER: Konami REVIEWED ON: Xbox Series X from a copy purchased by the author. Comic book video games, or really licensed titles in general, are in danger of becoming lost. That’s true for the computer entertainment industry at large, but I don’t think anyone really needs to be afraid that…

PREP YOUR SNOW GEAR: THE WINTER SOLDIER IS COMING TO MARVEL’S AVENGERS

Just a few months ago, the future of Marvel’s Avengers came into question after Square Enix, the game’s publisher, sold the studios responsible for its development, Crystal Dynamics and Eidos-Montréal, to the Embracer Group. With new owners and the inevitability of having to relicense the mega-popular intellectual property, there was a cloud uncertainty hovering over…