Adam Pavlacka's Articles


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.

'Scarygirl' (PSN/XBLA) Developer Interview with Creator Nathan Jurevicius

by Adam Pavlacka on Jan. 19, 2012 @ 12:10 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

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

XBLA Preview - 'Scarygirl'

by Adam Pavlacka on Jan. 15, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

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

Movie Review - 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 17, 2011 @ 4:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Dr. Watson join forces to outwit and bring down their fiercest adversary, Professor Moriarty.

XBLA Review - 'Daytona USA'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 2, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Speeding out of the past from its 1993 debut, Daytona USA has been tuned up and overhauled with enhanced graphics, steering wheel support and, for the first time on home consoles, online multiplayer.

Wii Review - 'The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 21, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword introduces full motion control to synchronize player movements with Link's actions while offering the most intuitive play control of any game in The Legend of Zelda franchise to date.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Saints Row: The Third'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 17, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Syndicate, a legendary criminal fraternity with pawns in play all over the globe, has turned its eye on the Saints and demands tribute. Refusing to kneel to the Syndicate, you take the fight to a new city, playing out the most outlandish gameplay scenarios ever seen. Strap it on.

'Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection' (ALL) Canceled On PC

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 14, 2011 @ 3:48 p.m. PST | Filed under News

For the first time ever, the original Mortal Kombat arcade trilogy - Mortal Kombat, Mortal Kombat 2 and Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 - have been brought together into a single collection.

'Happy Action Theater' (X360 Kinect) Developer Interview With Tim Schafer

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 14, 2011 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

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