Brian Dumlao's Articles


PSN Review - 'PixelJunk SideScroller'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 9, 2011 @ 12:50 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

PixelJunk SideScroller is a complex and dynamic fluid simulation system that fills the game world with flowing liquids and hazardous gases while putting a new spin on arcade shooters.

3DS Review - 'Pokemon Rumble Blast'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 7, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

An action-packed Pokémon adventure in 3D without the need for special glasses, Pokémon Rumble Blast lets players battle against waves of opposing wind-up Toy Pokémon, connect and play with friends, and collect more than 600 Toy Pokémon.

PS3/X360/PC Review - 'The Lord of the Rings: War in the North'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 6, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Breaking new ground as a mature RPG video game set in Middle-earth, The Lord of the Rings: War in the North advances the RPG paradigm through innovative online, interdependent co-op play for up to three players who form their own Fellowship to fight Sauron's forces in the North.

3DS Review - 'Tetris: Axis'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 1, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The new Tetris: Axis game lets players use the magic of the 3DS to jump into the action in 3-D without the need for special glasses.

X360 Kinect Review - 'Kinect Sports: Season Two'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

With six new sports to jump into and enjoy, Kinect Sports: Season Two pulls the whole family off the couch and turns your living room into a sports arena where intuitive, full-body gameplay and friendly competition reign supreme.

NDS Review - 'May's Mystery: Forbidden Memories'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 29, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Follow May in her quest to find her missing brother. Advance through the adventure by solving over 270 puzzles, including logic puzzles, tricky rhythmic games and beautifully hand-drawn hidden object scenes.

PS3/X360 Review - 'The Sims 3: Pets'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 26, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The Sims 3: Pets adds a new level of fun and fulfillment to Sims lives. Players take direct control of their pets as they help their Sims uncover and solve mysteries of the town.

PSN Review - 'Rochard'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 26, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Rochard is all about the heroic space adventures of astro-miner John Rochard as he manipulates gravity in inventive ways to solve puzzles, defeat enemies and bring down the most evil of bosses.

PS3/X360/PC Review - 'The Cursed Crusade'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 25, 2011 @ 12:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Set at the end of the 12th century and centered around a pair of cursed warriors fighting to save their souls, The Cursed Crusade marries the beauty and wonder of medieval Europe with thrilling adventure and dark fantasy.

X360 Kinect Review - 'Dance Central 2'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 25, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Dance Central 2 expands the Dance Central universe with new venues, characters and game modes. Players will meet new dance crews and be able to team up with their friends or challenge them to a head-to-head Dance Battle, proving once and for all who really has the best moves!