Chris "Atom" DeAngelus's Articles


PS2 Preview - 'Dawn of Mana'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on May 10, 2007 @ 5:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Dawn of Mana reveals the origins of the legend behind the Mana Tree and the Sword of Mana. Breaking the series' 2D mold, Dawn of Mana brings the world of Mana to three-dimensional life while preserving the atmosphere that fans have come to know and love.

PSP Review - 'Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budokai Another Road'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on May 7, 2007 @ 12:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budokai Another Road will further give players the ability to experience intense WiFi multiplayer battles with the most thrilling aspects of DBZ combat, including counter-attacks, super high-speed bouts, flight and Ki (energy) management.

PS2 Preview - 'Odin Sphere'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on May 2, 2007 @ 1:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Atlus U.S.A.'s Odin Sphere is a PS2 exclusive Action RPG developed by Vanillaware featuring beautiful hand-drawn artwork put into motion to tell an epic tale of power, loss, and love.

NDS Review - 'Pokemon Diamond/Pearl'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 30, 2007 @ 12:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl are set in an entirely new region called "Sinnoh," where players can choose to begin their adventure as either a boy or girl Pokemon trainer on a path to becoming Pokemon League Champion. Both titles will support wi-fi and have chat capabilities, letting you talk to friends before, during or after battles.

PS2 Preview - 'Grim Grimoire'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 28, 2007 @ 11:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

GrimGrimoire is a fantasy real time strategy, co-developed by Nippon Ichi Software and Vanillaware, in where players will take on the role of Lillet Blan, a young magician who is admitted to a prestigious yet mystical magic school; however, on the fifth day of school, everyone mysteriously vanishes.

Wii Review - 'Super Paper Mario'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 16, 2007 @ 12:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Super Paper Mario is not a 2-D sidescroller but an action-adventure fusing 2-D and 3-D perspectives, not to mention RPG and platformer elements. The action sprawls across eight worlds filled with traps, puzzles, bizarre mysteries and items that often draw themselves out of thin air.

NDS Preview - 'Etrian Odyssey'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 13, 2007 @ 5:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In a vast and fertile land lies a small town known as Etria, a peaceful village that became famous for a startling discovery. A crack in the vast forest opened at Etria’s edge, leading downward like a gaping maw. Riches… fame… prestige… all that and one more thing does the labyrinth promise: the true spirit of adventure, on the perilous edge of death.

PS2 Preview - 'Atelier Iris 3: Grand Phantasm'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 9, 2007 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Atelier Iris 3 brings new designs, characters, and an epic story with new systems. It will give players more control and enjoyable game play experience by featuring the Active Cost Card Battle System and the Symbol Encounter System, as well as a Synthesis that is interesting, creative and challenging than the last two titles in the series.

X360 Review - 'Armored Core 4'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 2, 2007 @ 1:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Armored Core 4 will allow you to create your own mech from a few hundred components, including color, to give it an exclusive looks. Successfully completing missions, and purchase even more powerful parts to make your mech stronger.

Wii Review - 'The Godfather Blackhand Edition'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 1, 2007 @ 3:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The Godfather Blackhand Edition offers countless choices for solving the family's problems with brutal violence, skillful diplomacy, or a cunning mix of both. Use your powers of loyalty and fear to earn respect through interactions with police, businessmen, racket bosses, other mobsters, and more.