Adam Pavlacka's Articles


Movie Review - 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 14, 2012 @ 12:00 p.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Hobbit follows the journey of Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the dragon Smaug. Bilbo joins a company of 13 dwarves led by legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Their journey takes them through lands swarming with Goblins, Orcs, Sorcerers and Wargs.

XBLA Review - 'Guardians of Middle-earth'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 12, 2012 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Guardians of Middle-earth, gamers team up as the most powerful heroes from the greatest fantasy epic of all time, bringing up to 10 players together in a competitive multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game.

'Street Fighter X Mega Man' Anounced - Screens

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 9, 2012 @ 8:34 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Street Fighter X Mega Man is an all new, completely free, retro-styled Mega Man adventure that will see the Blue Bomber facing off against eight of the World Warriors.

XBLA Review - 'Sega Vintage Collection: Golden Axe'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 9, 2012 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Grab your axe, swords, and mythic steeds to fight against evil in all three classic Golden Axe entries. Earn achievements, take on challenging new game trials, compete with others players across Xbox Live leaderboards, and play with a friend in two-player local or online co-op.

XBLA Review - 'Mark of the Ninja'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 8, 2012 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Mark of the Ninja is a side-scrolling stealth action where you have to use your ninja abilities to set traps and quietly dispatch enemies.

'Far Cry 3' Developer Interview with Producer Dan Hay

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 4, 2012 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

With Far Cry 3, players step into the shoes of Jason Brody, a man alone at the edge of the world, stranded on a mysterious tropical island.

XBLA/PC Preview - 'CastleStorm'

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 3, 2012 @ 1:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Set in a colorful medieval world, CastleStorm is a new breed of 2D archery projectile warfare and 2D physics-based structure destruction game.

WiiU/PS3/X360/PC Co-op Preview - 'The Cave'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 30, 2012 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

The Cave is a 2D puzzle action/adventure game from the mind of Ron Gilbert where you assemble your team of three unlikely adventurers and stumble across a subterranean amusement park, a medieval castle, and even a fully armed and ready-to-launch nuclear-tipped ICBM.

XBLA Review - 'Jet Set Radio'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 30, 2012 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

DJ Professor K, Beat, Gum, and all the GGs are taking to the streets in this upgraded HD version of Jet Set Radio, which sees players vying for control of the futuristic Tokyo-to by marking their turf with graffiti tagged across walls, billboards and rival gang members.

'NiGHTS into dreams...' (PSN/XBLA) Gets Control Patch

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 29, 2012 @ 3:00 p.m. PST | Filed under News

NiGHTS into dreams... is a HD remake of the original Saturn title featuring innovative 3-D gameplay and multifaceted level design, as well as added support for leaderboards, trophies, and achievements.