Chris "Atom" DeAngelus's Articles

Xbox 360 Review - 'Grand Theft Auto IV'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on May 3, 2008 @ 8:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Rockstar is bringing its open-ended crime series to the next-gen consoles with Grand Theft Auto IV, returning the franchise to New York situated around the mysterious protagonist Nikolai. Get something to eat & drink, this is a lengthy one...

PS3/X360 Preview - 'The Bourne Conspiracy'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 30, 2008 @ 5:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Robert Ludlum's The Bourne Conspiracy is a third-person espionage action game where players move from fistfights to firefights to experience sequences that, unlike any other game, seamlessly blend Bourne's signature hand-to-hand combat with intense shooting and the ability to escape and evade deadly situations.

PS2 Review - 'Persona 3: FES'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 23, 2008 @ 4:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Atlus' RPG Persona 3: FES, you lead a group of high school students with a dangerous extra curricular activity: exploring the mysterious tower Tartarus and fighting the sinister Shadows during the Dark Hour, a frozen span of time imperceptible to all but a select few. The standalone expansion adds 30 hours of gameplay!

X360/PC Preview - 'Lost Planet: Colonies'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 22, 2008 @ 6:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Lost Planet: Colonies will add an extra 11 mission campaign, Score Attack and Time Trial Battle Mode, while multiplayer will get four new maps, four new playable characters, 10 new weapons and no less than seven new game modes, such as Akrid Hunting and Akrid Egg.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Universe at War: Earth Assault'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 21, 2008 @ 12:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

SEGA's combat-intensive RTS Universe at War: Earth Assault for the Xbox 360 will employ a control scheme built from the ground up to ensure smooth gameplay and ease of command for console gamers. Great attention has been paid to implement a balanced gamescape for multiplayer games for console players.

Xbox 360 Preview - 'Ninja Gaiden II'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 10, 2008 @ 6:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

A sequel to the original Xbox title, Ninja Gaiden 2 has players once again assuming the role of Ryu Hayabusa as they guide the ninja hero on a quest to avenge his clan and prevent the destruction of the human race.

PSP/PS2/Wii Preview - 'SNK Arcade Classics: Vol.1'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 3, 2008 @ 5:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

SNK Playmore USA announced SNK Arcade Classics: Vol. 1 for the PS2, PSP and later this year on the Wii, which will include 16 classic titles from the SNK library, such as Fatal Fury, Metal Slug, World Heroes, King Of Fighters and plenty more ...

PS2 Review - 'Mana Khemia: Alchemists of Al-Revis'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 2, 2008 @ 3:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Mana Khemia is a campus sim style RPG, where you can interact with classmates and professors to complete academic quests. You play as Vayne Aurelius, a novice alchemist who was invited to attend Al Revis Academy At the academy Vayne will meet human and not so human alchemists, and together you will solve the mysteries of alchemy.

NDS Preview - 'Teenage Zombies: Invasion of the Alien Brain Thingys!'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on March 26, 2008 @ 7:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Humans, succumbing to ray-guns, mind-control, and shiny flying saucers, have failed to defend their planet and let it fall easily into the clutches of the Big Brain and his army of Brain Thingys. The only hope left for mankind is three Teenage Zombies that have arisen from a graveyard disturbed in the invasion.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Rainbow Six Vegas 2'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on March 22, 2008 @ 4:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Rainbow Six Vegas 2 adds new gameplay features and even more stunning visuals. Players will encounter a solo campaign that uses new tactical possibilities in various locations around Sin City, co-op and adversarial modes, while providing unprecedented interaction between the solo and multiplayer experience.