Chris "Atom" DeAngelus's Articles


PS3/X360 Review - 'Dead Rising 2'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 12, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Dead Rising 2 takes the franchise to a new level of zombie-killing fun with tens of thousands of zombies, the all-new gambling paradise of Fortune City to explore and conquer plus a host of new in-game objects that can all be used as deadly weapons to stave off the zombie assault.

PSP Preview - 'Z.H.P.: Unlosing Ranger vs. Darkdeath Evilman'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 8, 2010 @ 3:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Z.H.P. is an all new IP developed by the same team that brought the Disgaea series. The game retains the same hardcore SRPG aspects of Disgaea, but with a deeper customization feature for the character and even more randomly generated contents in battles.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Enslaved: Odyssey to the West'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 4, 2010 @ 8:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

A tactical action-adventure game, Enslaved centers on the complex relationship between the two main characters and challenges players to employ a mix of combat, strategy and environment traversal.

PS3 Review - 'Front Mission Evolved'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 2, 2010 @ 2:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Front Mission Evolved brings the classic Front Mission franchise into an action-packed third-person shooter that gives players full control of a massive humanoid war machine—the wanzer. Players will battle through intense combat situations as they explore an immersive world in both the single player campaign and online multiplayer.

PS3 Review - 'Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Sept. 29, 2010 @ 7:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The anime style characters and backgrounds from previous Atelier titles remain, but they have been upgraded with a stunning cell-shaded animation style. The basic game play carries over the tradition of the series, using alchemy as the main focal point, where players can craft new items and also battle enemies using the power of alchemy.

PSP Review - 'Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Sept. 20, 2010 @ 1:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Turn back the pages of time in this earliest chapter of the Kingdom Hearts saga that explores the origins of the series. Showcasing all-new characters and brand new but instantly recognizable Disney environments from the worlds of Snow White, Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty.

PS3 Review - 'Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Sept. 19, 2010 @ 4:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions will allow players to travel through four different worlds as distinctly different versions of Spider-Man from four universes across Marvel lore, including The Amazing Spider-Man and Spider-Man Noir.

PSP Review - 'Valkyria Chronicles II'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Sept. 2, 2010 @ 6:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The story of Valkyria Chronicles II takes place two years after the conclusion of the original game. A group of young Gallian Military Academy cadets find themselves plunged into a bitter civil war when the newly formed Gallian Revolutionary Army stages a coup. As the epic drama unfolds in the game, players will experience stories of friendship, love and growing pains during a time of war and revolution.

PSP Preview - 'Knights in the Nightmare'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Aug. 31, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Knights in the Nightmare requires players to throw out everything they know about RPG and strategy games and embrace something altogether new and fresh. Frantic, energetic action mixes with thought-provoking tactical gameplay, all within a beautifully-rendered fantasy setting and presented through a captivating, emotional narrative.

NDS Review - 'Game Hits! 4 Games in 1'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on July 31, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Eat your way through a labyrinth, shoot down spaceships, fill rows with the right blocks, and help a robot cross safely. You can also team up with a friend or battle against each other.