Adam Pavlacka's Articles


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.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Halo 4'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 6, 2012 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Set in the aftermath of Halo 3, Halo 4 features Master Chief returning to confront his own destiny and facing an ancient evil that threatens the fate of the entire universe.

Movie Review - 'Wreck-It Ralph'

by Adam Pavlacka on Nov. 2, 2012 @ 2:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

For decades, Ralph has been overshadowed by Fix-It Felix, the good-guy star of their game who always gets to save the day. Tired of playing the role of a bad guy, Ralph takes matters into his own hands and sets off on a journey across the arcade through multiple generations of video games to prove he can be a hero.

'Assassin's Creed III: Liberation' (PSV) Developer Interview with Scriptwriter Jill Murray

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 30, 2012 @ 3:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Assassin's Creed III: Liberation includes key pillars of the franchise that fans of the series know and love, including combat, free-roaming navigation and a rich story full of intrigue and twists, delivering a true Assassin’s Creed experience to the PlayStation Vita.

Ubisoft Clarifies Use of Erudito Credits in 'Assassin's Creed III' Multiplayer

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 29, 2012 @ 6:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set against the backdrop of the American Revolution in the late 18th century, Assassin's Creed III introduces a new hero, Ratohnhaké:ton, of Native American and English heritage, encouraging gamers to experience the War not written about in history books.