Chris "Atom" DeAngelus's Articles

Xbox 360 Review - 'Assassin's Creed'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Nov. 14, 2007 @ 3:11 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Set in AD 1191, the Third Crusade was tearing apart the Holy Land. Playing the role of Altair, an assassin, men shrouded in secrecy and feared for their ruthlessness, you must stealthily suppress hostilities on both sides of the conflict, in the process throwing the region into chaos and shaping the course of human events through one of history's most pivotal periods.

Wii Review - 'Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Nov. 12, 2007 @ 1:40 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure is a puzzle adventure game that utilizes the control mechanics of the Wii Remote and allows player to explore a variety of wondrous environments and stages, solve puzzles and interact with the world in search of a legendary pirate ship and the ultimate pursuit of becoming the greatest pirate ever.

Wii Review - 'Victorious Boxers: Revolution'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Nov. 11, 2007 @ 2:18 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Victorious Boxers: Revolution offers the best boxing simulation outside of stepping into a real ring. Not only will players get a chance to swing and knockout their opponents, but they will also get a great workout, as the game takes full advantage of the unique capabilities of the Wii Remote and Nunchuk to give players an authentic, real-life boxing experience.

NDS Review - 'Mega Man ZX Advent'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Nov. 2, 2007 @ 1:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Mega Man ZX Advent, the main characters discover the power of the mysterious "Biometal model A," which on its own has several attacks, but also has a special Megamerge ability which allows the character to transform into one of eight "Pseudoroid" bosses that each have a unique set of abilities.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Ace Combat 6'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 1:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation will let players experience Ace Combat on a massive worldwide scale as it features an in-depth multi-player online experience that includes a variety of action-packed online modes.

PSP Preview - 'Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops Plus'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 28, 2007 @ 3:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

MGS Portable Ops Plus adds new multiplayer modes, characters, maps. While the focus is on multiplayer, the new version will also feature a single-player portion with familiar characters such as Roy Campbell, Raiden and MGS4's Old Snake.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Clive Barker's Jericho'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 24, 2007 @ 3:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Clive Barker's Jericho is a squad-based horror FPS devised by the master mythmaker, novelist and filmmaker Clive Barker. The Jericho Team is a seven-man strike force that protects government interests from paranormal threats.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Rocketmen: Axis of Evil'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 23, 2007 @ 5:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In this arcade shooter, players will join the heroes of the Alliance of Free Planets in their white-knuckled, frenzied struggle to free the Solar System from the tyrannical grip of the Legion of Terra. Up to four players will be able to cooperatively shoot their way through multiple levels, powering up their weapons, picking up bonuses and laying waste to anything that moves.

PSP Preview - 'God of War: Chains of Olympus'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 19, 2007 @ 11:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In God of War: Chains of Olympus, Kratos will journey to lands that no mortal has ever walked upon. With the world plunged in eternal darkness and the Gods rendered powerless, Kratos will face the most feared creatures of Greek Mythology, and ultimately be forced to choose between his own personal redemption and saving the ancient world from certain destruction.

Xbox 360 Preview - 'TimeShift'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 17, 2007 @ 7:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

TimeShift is an FPS in which players control time to complete missions and defeat foes. The game will leverage first-of-its-kind gameplay abilities and functionality, and the latest graphics technology to create a unique action game experience.