RANKING THE CAPTAIN AMERICA GAMES

I’ve spent a lot of this week looking at nearly all the games with the words “Captain America” in the title, so now that I’ve looked at each game individually, let’s rank the games starring the Star Spangled Avenger from worst to best. 8) CAPTAIN AMERICA AND THE AVENGERS (GAME BOY) The first handheld outing…

REVIEW: CAPTAIN AMERICA: SUPER SOLDIER (XBOX 360)

Who would’ve thought that in order to create the single best Captain America video game experience to date, you’d have to turn to the Great White North. Such is the case with Captain America: Super Soldier for the PS3/Xbox360 from publisher Sega and Vancouver based developer Next Level Games. Captain America: Super Soldier can be…

WHY BATMAN: ARKHAM ASYLUM WORKED

I spoke in length about why leading up to the release of the first “Arkham” game I remained skeptical, but now I’d like to do something a little more positive and thus more fitting with one of my favorite game series of all time. Here’s my reasons as to why Batman: Arkham Asylum was the…

REVIEW: THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 (3DS)

NOTE: I played in 2D but turned the slider up periodically to check to see how the game looks and found no real difference at all. For games that try to launch across nearly every single available platform on the market, there’s a few options that a developer can take when bringing a game to…

MARVEL’S HEAD OF GAMES EXPLAINS WHY THERE’S NO AVENGERS GAME

Given the mainstream success that Marvel has obtained as a brand from their cinematic universe, many (including myself) have been asking the question: When is the Avengers videogame coming? The answer, as given by heard of Marvel Games TQ Jefferson in an interview with IGN, is that the game “will come when we have the…

WHY ISN’T THERE A MARVEL VIDEO GAME UNIVERSE?

Back when the Marvel Cinematic Universe launched in 2008, the film to video game rights for all properties were licensed to publisher Sega to farm out development to whom ever they saw fit. While the results ranged from really good (Captain America: Super Soldier PS3/Xbox 360, Thor: God of Thunder Nintendo DS) to okay (The…

THE TOP 5 AVENGERS TIE-IN GAMES (CURRENT GENERATION)

I can’t think of any hotter property in the world right now than the Avengers. The movie is doing fantastic (both critically and financially) and rumors are buzzing about an assembly of earth’s mightiest heroes in a new videogame. I’ve talked about the Marvel Cinematic Universe games in the “Assembling the Avengers (Games)” articles, but…

TOP 5 NINTENDO 3DS COMIC BOOK GAMES

This coming Tuesday marks the one year anniversary of Nintendo’s most recent handheld console in North America. Since then, there have been five comic book themed games released for the system. Here is the breakdown for fans of comic book games that are both old and new comers alike. [NOTE: I’m going to get it out…