Brian Dumlao's Articles

Xbox 360 Review - 'Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 17, 2009 @ 4:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

As Luis Lopez, part-time hoodlum and full-time assistant to legendary nightclub impresario Tony Prince (aka "Gay Tony"), players will struggle with the competing loyalties of family and friends, and with the uncertainty about who is real and who is fake in a world in which everyone has a price.

NDS Review - 'Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 16, 2009 @ 3:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Following the phenomenal worldwide popularity of Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games, which has sold over 10 million copies worldwide, this fresh gaming experience will feature completely new Olympic Winter Games events from the official competition schedule including Alpine Skiing and Speed Skating with more events announced throughout the year.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Star Wars: The Force Unleashed - Ultimate Sith Edition'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 15, 2009 @ 8:46 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Star Wars The Force Unleashed: Ultimate Sith Edition combines the original Star Wars The Force Unleashed videogame with three new levels set in iconic Star Wars locales and a host of new costumes and character models. This special edition of the game will show players the deepest, darkest side of the Force in a story that puts them on a collision course with Luke Skywalker himself.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Ben 10 Alien Force: Vilgax Attacks'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 12, 2009 @ 2:05 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In an original storyline developed exclusively for the game, Ben and the Omnitrix will journey to outer space and distant never-before-seen planets for the first time ever in the series, using his alien forms and their special powers in an effort to thwart a grand scheme to conquer the universe one planet at a time.

Wii Review - 'DJ Hero'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 9, 2009 @ 1:20 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

DJ Hero expands Guitar Hero's signature social gaming to all-new consumers with the addition of diverse music genres including hip-hop, R&B, Motown, electronica and dance. An all-new turntable controller transforms players into DJs by creating original mixes of popular songs and music from the world's most exciting artists and DJs.

Wii Review - 'Dragon Ball: Revenge of King Piccolo'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 8, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Dragon Ball: Revenge of King Piccolo promises to thrill fans with the first ever appearance of the original Dragon Ball story on Wii in glorious 3D. Heading back to the early days of the Dragon Ball story, players will control Kid Goku as he sets out on fantastic adventures with his friends.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Tekken 6'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 2, 2009 @ 12:29 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Ready to set the standard for fighting games with stunning realism and uncompromising quality, Tekken 6 promises to deliver a pulse-pounding edge-of-your-seat experience with bone-jarring punches and gut-wrenching grapples.

Wii Review - 'Ju-On: The Grudge'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 1, 2009 @ 12:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

JU-ON: The Grudge, inspired by the Japanese classic horror movie JU-ON (known in North America as The Grudge), is a “Haunted House Simulator” where accessibility and instant scares are given priority over all other game aspects, with the original creator of the movie, Takashi Shimizu, serving as a creative consultant to game development.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Colin McRae: DiRT 2'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 30, 2009 @ 6:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Colin McRae: DiRT 2 benefits from tuned-up car-handling physics system, a new damage engine effects, a new level of visual fidelity, with cars and tracks twice as detailed as those seen in the original, as well as a roster of off-road events, taking players to the most diverse and challenging real-world environments.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Forza Motorsport 3'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 28, 2009 @ 1:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Forza Motorsport 3 unites the racing game genre, making it possible for everyone to experience the thrill of the world's most exotic and exquisite cars. Live the most realistic racing experience ever as you take the wheel of more than 400 of the most-beloved cars on over 100 renowned real-world tracks and exotic road courses from around the globe.