Adam Pavlacka's Articles


PS Vita Review - 'Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 8, 2013 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath, players step into the role of the Stranger, a rough and tumble bounty hunter who tracks down outlaws for moolah. Using a special weapons system that gives a whole new meaning to "live" ammo, players encounter deviant species and hostile challenges along the way.

PS Vita Review - 'Surge'

by Adam Pavlacka on Jan. 15, 2013 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Surge takes addictive tile-matching gameplay and adds a hardcore pulse with unique mechanics, strategic depth and online scores.

3DS Review - 'Samurai G'

by Adam Pavlacka on Jan. 14, 2013 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Samurai G is a non-stop action game that challenges players of all levels. As Tetsuo, you must collect as much of Tengu's gold as possible before the evil Warlord Fuma's assassins do. Activate Golden Mode to harness the power of Tengu's Gold and see why the power must not fall to the wrong hands.

X360 Kinect Review - 'Kinect Party'

by Adam Pavlacka on Jan. 8, 2013 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Transform your living room into the ultimate Kinect Party. Immerse yourself and up to five friends in this augmented reality playground. Dodge lava, grow fairy wings, harness electricity, wield nunchucks, dig for treasure, launch fireworks, become a fire-breathing dragon, and more ...

XBLA Review - 'JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD Ver.'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 27, 2012 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

A fighting game based on the Japanese manga series and previously released arcade games, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD Ver. features stunning HD visuals and unique, original gameplay mechanics.

XBLA Review - 'Serious Sam 3: BFE'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 26, 2012 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Serving as a prequel to the original indie sensation, Serious Sam: The First Encounter, Serious Sam 3: BFE takes place during the Earth's final struggle against Mental's invading legions of beasts and mercenaries.

XBLA Review - 'Pinball FX 2' - Marvel Civil War

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 23, 2012 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Pinball FX 2 takes the pinball genre to another level with the most advanced ball physics and social features to date, along with a new collection of beautifully designed tables.

XBLA Review - 'Karaoke'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 22, 2012 @ 6:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Karaoke is a new service that is available for download through Xbox Live, giving you access to a cloud library of over 8,000 rentable songs (per hour) and sing to your heart's content.

PC Preview - 'ShootMania Storm'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 21, 2012 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

ShootMania Storm is an online PC multiplayer first person shooter, featuring extensive map editing capabilities and the ability to share maps with other players.

XBLA Review - 'Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 16, 2012 @ 6:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Armed with all-new character animations and a completely reworked physics engine, Episode II will expand the Sonic 4 storyline with new areas to speed through and new challenges to face.