Adam Pavlacka's Articles


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.

XBLA Review - 'Pool Nation'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 28, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Pool Nation brings the thrill of perfectly pitched pool to your living room, featuring HD graphics, precision controls, a raft of online and offline modes and the balls to pull it off.

XBLA Review - 'Hell Yeah! Wrath Of The Dead Rabbit'

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

Hell Yeah! Wrath Of The Dead Rabbit is an action game filled with comical gore, plenty of fake blood splatters, and a hot-tempered rabbit prone to extreme violence.

XBLA Review - 'NiGHTS into dreams ...'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 26, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

NiGHTS into dreams… is a HD remake of the 1996 original Saturn title featuring innovative 3D gameplay and multifaceted level design, as well as added support for leaderboards, trophies, and achievements.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Far Cry 3'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 21, 2012 @ 9:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

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.

Xbox 360 Preview - 'Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance'

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

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is a breath-taking action title wherein the player guides Raiden through a series of beautifully realized stages. Raiden is armed with a high frequency katana blade, which he uses to cut through anything that stands in his way.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Zone of the Enders HD Collection'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 14, 2012 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Zone of the Enders HD Collection features the two main Zone of the Enders galactic action games (originally released in 2001 and 2003 on PS2) in a special, fully remastered series.