Adam Pavlacka's Articles


'Tatsunoko vs. Capcom' (Wii) Developer Interview

by Adam Pavlacka on June 2, 2009 @ 11:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Pre - E3 2009

Tatsunoko vs. Capcom pits Capcom's iconic characters against Tatsunoko Production's anime superheroes. This clash of heroes face off in two-on-two battles for the ultimate 2D tag-team battle. During the E3 madness, we sat down with Capcom's senior communications director, Chris Kramer.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Red Faction: Guerrilla'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 29, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Set 50 years after the climactic events of the original Red Faction, this third-person, open-world action-shooter will return to Mars and once again redefine the limits of destruction-based gameplay.

'Monster Hunter Freedom Unite' (PSP) Developer Interview

by Adam Pavlacka on May 27, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, known in Japan as Monster Hunter Portable 2G, delivers over 500 hours of gameplay spanning 400 missions. Add in previously unreleased monsters, weapons and missions and you have the biggest Monster Hunter to date.

'Red Faction: Guerrilla' (ALL) Developer Interview #3

by Adam Pavlacka on May 26, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Set 50 years after the climactic events of the original Red Faction, this third-person, open-world action-shooter will return to Mars and once again redefine the limits of destruction-based gameplay. We sat down with design director James Hague for our final interview/chat ...

'Duke Nukem: Critical Mass' (NDS/PSP) Developer Interview

by Adam Pavlacka on May 24, 2009 @ 9:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

The Duke Nukem Trilogy is comprised of three episodes: Critical Mass, Chain Reaction, and Proving Grounds, and will be released sequentially beginning in Sept. 2009 for NDS/PSP. We sat down recently with Apogee's chief creative officer Terry Nagy.

XBLA Review - 'Hasbro Family Game Night: Connect 4'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 15, 2009 @ 4:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The Hasbro Family Game Night lineup will take full advantage of Xbox Live community features such as online play, Achievements, the ability to launch new games without leaving the environment, and sharing customized space with friends.

'Red Faction: Guerrilla' (ALL) Developer Interview #2

by Adam Pavlacka on May 12, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Set 50 years after the climactic events of the original Red Faction, this third-person, open-world action-shooter will return to Mars and once again redefine the limits of destruction-based gameplay. We sat down with Discovery Channel's Future Weapons host Richard "Mack" Machowicz.

PSN/X360 Review - 'Saints Row 2: Ultor Exposed'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 9, 2009 @ 8:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Ultor Exposed, gamers will return to Stilwater to expose the Ultor Corporations latest plans while trying to bring down the evil company once and for all. Ultor Exposed will offer new missions, vehicles, customization options, and multiplayer maps for the Strong Arm and Gangsta Brawl multiplayer modes.

XBLA Review - 'Hasbro Family Game Night: Battleship'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 8, 2009 @ 5:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The Hasbro Family Game Night lineup will take full advantage of Xbox Live community features such as online play, Achievements, the ability to launch new games without leaving the environment, and sharing customized space with friends.

Wii Preview - 'Go Play Lumberjacks'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 5, 2009 @ 8:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Go Play Lumberjacks brings competition from the great outdoors into the home. Players use the Wii Remote as an all-in-one timber-cutting contest tool: feel sawdust fly from your chainsaw in the Hot Saw, test your balance on the waterlogged Log Roll, ascend towering tree trunks in the Pole Climb, and much more.