Adam Pavlacka's Articles


XBLA Review - 'Scene It? Movie Night: Mega Movies'

by Adam Pavlacka on March 3, 2012 @ 12:45 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Scene It? Movie Night: Mega Movies features clips from some of the biggest films of all time, taking players on a blockbuster journey through decades of cinematic history, from classics to modern favorites.

PC Preview - 'King's Bounty: Warriors of the North'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 22, 2012 @ 1:10 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

King's Bounty: Warriors of the North is the next installment in the adventure games series where tactical turn-based battles and RPG elements unfold in a rich fantasy world.

XBLA Review - 'Double Fine Happy Action Theater'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 21, 2012 @ 12:15 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Double Fine Happy Action Theater is a collection of 18 minigames designed to activate gross motor skills, inspire imagination and entertain players of all ages.

PC Preview - 'Royal Quest'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 20, 2012 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Royal Quest is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game developed by Katauri Interactive, known for Space Rangers, and RPG series King’s Bounty.

XBLA Review - 'Scarygirl'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 20, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Scarygirl is a new action-platform game based on Nathan Jurevicius' critically acclaimed graphic novel of the same name.

Movie Review - 'The Secret World of Arrietty'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 17, 2012 @ 1:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

From Studio Ghibli comes "The Secret World of Arrietty," an animated adventure based on Mary Norton's children's book series, "The Borrowers." Residing quietly beneath the floorboards are little people who live undetected in a secret world to be discovered.

Movie Review - 'Journey 2: The Mysterious Island'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 11, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Teenager Sean Anderson receives a coded distress signal from a mysterious island where no island should exist. Unable to stop him from tracking the signal to its source, Sean's stepfather joins the quest that will take them to a place few people have ever seen ... or lived to tell about.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Darksiders II'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 3, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Darksiders II follows the exploits of Death, one of the four horsemen of the Apocalypse, in a weaving tale that runs parallel to the events in the original Darksiders game.

Editorial - 'EA and G4 TV's Mass Effect 3 Ethics Issue'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 1, 2012 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Editorials

Earth is burning. Striking from beyond known space, a race of terrifying machines have begun their destruction of the human race. As Commander Shepard, an Alliance Marine, your only hope for saving mankind is to rally the civilizations of the galaxy and launch one final mission to take back the Earth.

Movie Review - 'Man on a Ledge'

by Adam Pavlacka on Jan. 30, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Nick Cassidy makes a desperate and life-threatening move to prove his innocence after he is framed for the theft of a rare, prized diamond. Recently escaped from prison, Nick climbs onto the ledge of a towering skyscraper, where one wrong step could mean plunging to his death. Nick's stunt masks a dangerous ploy to reveal the truth about his tarnished name.