Chris "Atom" DeAngelus's Articles


PS2 Review - 'SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Combined Assault'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Nov. 10, 2006 @ 2:40 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Combined Assault adds an all-new 4-player cooperative play, improved enemy behavior and tactics, and new vehicles and weapons for campaign mode. Command the most feared Special Forces team ever assembled through a single, massive Area of Operation with varied missions spanning across multiple diverse regions.

PS2 Review - 'Marvel: Ultimate Alliance'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Nov. 9, 2006 @ 1:36 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Marvel: Ultimate Alliance features a deep, rich gameplay experience by offering total team customization, where players create their own team name, icon and vehicle, as well as establish their team reputation as they play throughout the story.

PS2 Review - '.Hack//G.U. Vol.1: Rebirth'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Nov. 8, 2006 @ 1:20 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

What if what you do as a player in a game impacted your real world? What is reality? .hack, a sci-fi fantasy RPG, has pursued this innovative concept in the previous 4-part series where “The World” was ultimately destroyed. Years after the events of the first .hack series, “The World” was rebuilt.

PS2/PC Preview - 'The Shield'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 30, 2006 @ 6:29 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

In The Shield, based on the TV series, you take on the role of Mackey, the tough, street-savvy leader of the Elite Strike Team, a special police unit located deep within the crime-riddled trenches of Los Angeles.

NDS Review - 'Scurge: Hive'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 28, 2006 @ 12:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Scurge: Hive - 48 hours ago a distress signal was sent from a remote research lab studying a virulent organism identified as the “Scurge”. Bounty hunter Jenosa Arma has been sent to investigate and salvage any research technology from within the facility.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Just Cause'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 25, 2006 @ 2:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Just Cause, you take on the role of the flamboyant Rico Rodriguez, an undercover CIA operative specializing in regime change, as he tries to overthrow the corrupt government of San Esperito. This rogue South American island is suspected of stockpiling WMDs, and it's your job to negate the threat to world peace.

GBA Review - 'Naruto: Ninja Council 2'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 25, 2006 @ 1:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Naruto: Ninja Council 2 builds on the storyline of the first game and will allow players to switch between three unique characters on the fly to strategically conquer each challenging level. All-new multiplayer modes offer head-to-head action or cooperative play for up to four players.

PS2 Preview - 'Naruto: Uzumaki Chronicles'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 20, 2006 @ 12:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Naruto: Uzumaki Chronicles is a PS2-exclusive action/adventure title offering players a chance to become Naruto, the aspiring ninja with the power of the Nine-Tailed Fox Spirit sleeping deep within. Gamers can play through the story-driven missions to save the Hidden Leaf Village from the threat of evil and fulfill Naruto's dream of becoming the Hokage (leader).

PS2 Review - 'Tales of the Abyss'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 16, 2006 @ 12:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

An epic tale and deep storyline, Tales of the Abyss follows the life of lead character Luke fon Fabre, the sole heir to a family of aristocrats, as he learns of friendship and sacrifice that could ultimately save or destroy the world.

PS2 Preview - 'Guitar Hero II'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 15, 2006 @ 4:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Guitar Hero II is the follow-up to 2005's award-winning Guitar Hero and will offer a new track list, new venues, and more features and multiplayer modes.