REVIEW: SHADOW MAN REMASTERED

DEVELOPER: Acclaim Teeside (original)/Nightdive Studios (remaster) PUBLISHER: Acclaim (original)/Nightdive Studios (remaster) REVIEWED ON: PlayStation 5 from a copy purchased by the author. For our thoughts on the 1999 original, click HERE. Despite having their name stamped on arcade conversions of hits like Mortal Kombat and NBA Jam, the now defunct publisher Acclaim was mostly known…

THE GAME AWARDS RECAP

Last night, the annual Game Awards hosted by Geoff Keighley took place, and the trophy for the show that’s trending away from awards in favor of commercials certainly goes to Geoff’s production. Still, at least one comic book game received its recognition in front of an audience of millions viewing all around the world. As…

GOTHAM KNIGHTS ACTION FIGURES COMING COURTESY OF MCFARLANE TOYS

McFarlane Toys began life as a way for its owner, Todd McFarlane, to create action figures based on his own creations, namely Spawn. Over the decades though, the company has been become renowned both for the quality of their products and the breadth of their licenses. From comics, to horror, video games and musicians, there’s…

MORTAL KOMBAT VS. DC UNIVERS NOW PLAYABLE ON XBOX CONSOLES

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the debut of the first Xbox console in North America. In 2001, Microsoft overcame the odds and convinced millions of players to pick up a video game console from the makers of Windows, Word and Excel. Thanks in part to franchises like Halo, Gears of War and Forza, not…

MARVEL’S AVENGERS FINALLY DELIVERS SPIDER-MAN TO PLAYSTATION USERS ON NOVEMBER 30TH AS PART OF A BIG UPDATE

At this point, it’s somewhat exhausting talking about Marvel’s Avengers. There’s plenty to like about Crystal Dynamics take on the team, namely the single-player campaign and its expansions for how long they last. But, for every tick they get to place in the win column, it’s always outnumbered by the losses. After the release of…