Chris "Atom" DeAngelus's Articles


XBLA/PC Preview - 'The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 27, 2009 @ 9:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition is a completely re-imagined version of the original that adds updated high definition graphics, a re-mastered musical score, and full voiceover to the classic adventure game originally launched in 1990.

Wii Preview - 'Dead Space Extraction'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 27, 2009 @ 9:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Dead Space Extraction is a prequel that reveals the events leading up to Isaac Clarke’s mission on the USG Ishimura in the original Dead Space game. Dead Space Extraction will marry the innovative motion controls of the Wii Remote with a frenetic first person perspective to create a new action-packed horror experience.

PS3 Preview - 'God of War III'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 26, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Set in the realm of Greek mythology, God of War 3 is a single-player game that allows players to take on the climatic role of the ex-Spartan warrior, Kratos, as he treads through the intimidating heights of Mt. Olympus and the dark depths of Hell once more to seek revenge on those who have betrayed him.

Wii Preview - 'The Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's Quest'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 22, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

The Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's Quest is a new third-person action adventure videogame where players assume the role of Aragorn and embark on his greatest quests from The Lord of the Rings trilogy as they wield his sword, bow or spear on foot and on horseback through an action-packed gameplay experience.

NDS Preview - 'Scribblenauts'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 21, 2009 @ 8:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

In Scribblenauts the player uses the NDS touch-screen to help his character, Maxwell, acquire the starite in each level by solving a series of puzzles. In order complete each puzzle, players will use the stylus and notepad to write down the word for any object that comes to mind in order to reach the goal.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Homefront'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 18, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Homefront is set ten years after the economic collapse of the United States and follows the American Civilian Resistance as they fight to reclaim their homeland from an oppressive North Korean occupation, featuring a personal, story-driven single player campaign and a full suite of multiplayer options.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Wolfenstein'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 16, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Set within a near-fictional, historical WWII setting, players take on the role of the heroic OSA agent BJ Blazkowicz as they are thrust into the unknown and unexpected to battle against combat troops, otherworldly forces, and the dark science created by a supernatural Nazi force hell-bent on world domination.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Prototype'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 15, 2009 @ 7:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Prototype tells the story of Alex Mercer — a man haunted by his past, fighting a secret war in New York City. As the action spirals out of control, a conspiracy tied to his origins threatens the future of mankind itself.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'The Bigs 2'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 12, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Known for its over-the-top style of gameplay, The Bigs 2 focuses on the big fast-paced moments in Major League Baseball with new opportunities to go up against MLB legends, more mini-games like Home Run Pinball, and a variety of other new features.

Xbox 360 Preview - 'Halo 3: ODST'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 11, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Halo 3: ODST is a new game in the Halo saga that lets people experience events leading up to the epic story told in Halo 3 through the eyes of an Orbital Drop Shock Trooper, as they search for clues leading to the whereabouts of their scattered squad and the motivations behind the Covenant's invasion of New Mombasa.