Chris "Atom" DeAngelus's Articles

XBLA Review - 'Scrap Metal'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on March 11, 2010 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Drift around corners with guns blazing and take out legendary competitors in the fast-paced, top-down racer, Scrap Metal! Fight your way through explosive, action-packed missions and defeat cunning bosses to add their vehicles to your garage.

PS3 Review - 'Final Fantasy XIII'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on March 8, 2010 @ 7:37 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

FF XIII provides tangible, intuitive controls while delivering seamless transitions between real-time gameplay and stunning in-game cinematics. The latest in cutting-edge technology has been utilized in development of Final Fantasy XIII, thus making this newest addition to the Final Fantasy series worthy of the title next generation.

Wii Review - 'Shiren the Wanderer'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on March 3, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The grandfather of the rogue-like RPG, the legendary Shiren series (also known as Mystery Dungeon) is all about tough-as-nails battles, thrilling exploration, finding tons of items, growing in strength, and most important of all: staying alive!

Wii Review - 'Mega Man 10'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on March 2, 2010 @ 12:24 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The year is 20XX and a suspicious outbreak of Roboenza, a Robot Flu, has broken out. It spreads through the world like wildfire bringing down robots everywhere. Infected robots have rampaged out of control, destroying the city and holding it hostage! Who’s behind this mess? It’s up to Mega Man to take on this sinister threat and get to the bottom of this viral mystery.

PS3 Review - 'Heavy Rain'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Feb. 26, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Heavy Rain, you don't watch the story – you play it. The dynamic narrative unfolds through the player's actions, not cut scenes, and every action has a consequence.

Wii Review - 'Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles - The Crystal Bearers'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Feb. 5, 2010 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers provides a fresh take on the Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles series as it combines the storytelling depth, expansive world and graphical quality of Final Fantasy with motion-driven, real-time action gameplay.

Wii Review - 'No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Feb. 2, 2010 @ 4:18 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle continues the tale of punk anti-hero Travis Touchdown, the Japanese anime Otaku, and pro wrestling-obsessed assassin. Travis finds himself at the bottom of the UAA (United Assassins Association) rankings and must wage war to become the No. 1 assassin once again.

X360/PC Review - 'Mass Effect 2'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 28, 2010 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Mass Effect trilogy is a scifi adventure set in a vast universe filled with dangerous alien life forms and mysterious uncharted planets. In this dark second chapter, Saren's evil army of Geth soldiers has just been defeated, and humans, who are still struggling to make their mark on the galactic stage, are now faced with an even greater peril….

PS3/X360/PC Review - 'Dark Void'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 22, 2010 @ 1:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Dark Void is a highly innovative action title, is in development with platforms being confirmed shortly. Developed by Airtight Games, Dark Void will deliver a groundbreaking combination of fast-paced vertical combat mixed with mid-air and on-foot action.

NDS Preview - 'Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 10, 2010 @ 6:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey, a first-person science fiction RPG for NDS, is a startlingly original entry in the award-winning Shin Megami Tensei universe, Strange Journey takes the heralded RPG franchise to exciting new frontiers.