A CHRISTMAS TIME FUN LOOK AT TOYS BASED ON COMIC BOOK VIDEO GAMES

In previous years around the holiday season I’ve looked at comic book games with a Christmas twist such as Batman: Arkham Origins, the many games inspired by Tim Burton’s Batman Returns, and Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron. While growing up, video games were of my most coveted Christmas gifts as it was only really around that time of year when I…

IN CASE YOU EVER WONDERED WHAT IT WAS LIKE TO COMPLETE SPIDER-MAN 2 WITHOUT USING ITS BEST MECHANIC

Ask anyone who has played the beloved 2004 Spider-Man simulator Spider-Man 2 what their favorite part about that game and the answer you’ll have returned every time is swinging around New York City. With that in mind, streamer Slyfincleton took it upon themselves to complete Spider-Man 2…without utilizing Spider-Man’s web-slinging ability. One thing I was personally curious about was…

HONEST TRAILERS: SPIDER-MAN 2

Spider-Man: Homecoming’s success has caused a lot of people, including yours truly, to look back on one of the most beloved video games starring the web-slinger, Spider-Man 2. One such group to wax nostalgic about the game is Smosh Games, who in their recent entry in the Honest Game Trailers series, tackles the fan-favorite 2004 urban Tarzan simulator. One correction…

REVIEW: SPIDER-MAN 2 (PSP)

What if? What if? was a simple two-word question that once was a comic series published by Marvel. Such stories were told as What if Jane Foster Found the Hammer of Thor?…wait, that happened, or What if the Alien Costume had Possessed Spider-Man?. What if? is perhaps the best way to start talking about Spider-Man 2 on the PSP. An…

REVIEW: SPIDER-MAN 2 (NINTENDO DS)

Normally in the case of movie tie-in games, they tend to launch along with the theatrical release of the movie they’re based on, which wasn’t the case for a few Spider-Man 2 games because the hardware to play them on simply wasn’t out in time for the movie: The PSP wouldn’t come out until early 2005, and the…