Adam Pavlacka's Articles


PSN/XBLA Preview - 'Warlords'

by Adam Pavlacka on June 27, 2011 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Warlords is a one-to-four player, arcade action game in which players will defend their castles from mischievous minions and ferocious fireballs spun from the mouth of a maniacal dragon. In this whimsical reinvention of the beloved classic, players will face the ultimate battle of speed, strategy and survival.

XBLA Review - 'Star Raiders'

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

The return of Star Raiders combines tense aerial assaults and dogfights with a compelling new storyline, striking visual style and exhilarating single- and multiplayer gameplay.

Movie Review - 'Cars 2'

by Adam Pavlacka on June 24, 2011 @ 12:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Lightning McQueen and Mater take their friendship to exciting new places in "Cars 2" when they head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix. The road to the championship is filled with plenty of potholes, detours and hilarious surprises when Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Dungeon Siege III'

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

Dungeon Siege III brings together the beloved aspects of the Dungeon Siege franchise with Obsidian Entertainment's expertise, to create an evolved action-RPG experience. In addition to its arrival on high-def consoles for the first time, the game also features an all-new co-op multiplayer mode.

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.