Adam Pavlacka's Articles

PopCap Confirms Unauthorized Peggle Clone is Unauthorized

by Adam Pavlacka on June 17, 2011 @ 11:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

If you happen to be an avid casual game player (or not so casual even) you're probably familiar with Peggle. It's on many platforms, but it isn't on Facebook.

XBLA Review - 'Sega Rally Online Arcade'

by Adam Pavlacka on June 4, 2011 @ 12:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Sega Rally Online Arcade brings back all the features players could want from the popular arcade and console racers, including Championship Battle mode and Time Attack, while adding an exciting online racing mode that lets players battle it out with up to five drivers around the world.

'Red Faction: Origins' - Kate Vernon Interview

by Adam Pavlacka on June 3, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Half a century after the Red Faction resistance and their Marauder allies freed Mars from the brutal Earth Defense Force, harmony on Mars is again threatened but this time by a lethal force shrouded in mystery.

PS3/X360/PC Review - 'DiRT 3'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 27, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

DiRT 3 boasts more cars, more locations, more routes and more events than any other game in the series, including over 50 rally cars representing the very best from five decades of the sport.

PSN/XBLA Review - 'Swarm'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 25, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Swarm lets the player take control of 50 utterly fearless Swarmites and drive them through an intense, entertaining and often suicidal battle for a greater good. Throw your way through gauntlets of death and destruction in an attempt to collect valuable DNA and ensure that at least one Swarmite survives.

PSN/XBLA Review - 'Red Faction: Battlegrounds'

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

Red Faction: Battlegrounds is a fast-paced multiplayer-focused vehicular combat game in which fast-attack vehicles, heavy tanks and combat walkers wreak havoc above ground and beneath the surface of Mars.

Movie Review - 'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 20, 2011 @ 3:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it too.

Feature - 'Maximize the Value of Sony's PSN Welcome Back Program'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 18, 2011 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Editorials

If you were anywhere on the Internet this week, you've probably already heard the news about Sony's "Welcome Back" program for PSN subscribers in North America. Sony is being quite generous with its offerings, but even so, smart gamers will want to maximize the value of the freebies. After all, why not get the best deal possible?

X360 Kinect Preview - 'Kung Fu Panda 2'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 16, 2011 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Kung Fu is at risk of being gone forever! In an original story, players are plunged into the video game at the climatic end-of-movie battle between master Shen and Po.

PSN/XBLA Review - 'Ghostbusters: Sanctum of Slime'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 16, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Ghostbusters: Sanctum of Slime is a four player, ghost-busting adventure that will take players on a brand new paranormal experience. Players will suit up with their proton packs and assume the role of a rookie hired by the Ghostbusters to save New York City from a disaster of ghoulish proportions.