Brian Dumlao's Articles


Xbox One Review - 'Halo: Spartan Assault'

by Brian Dumlao on Feb. 26, 2014 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Halo: Spartan Assault is a top-down action shooter that brings a Halo video game to touch-based devices, providing accessible, pick-up-and-play experience for fans and newcomers alike.

Xbox One Review - 'Max: The Curse of Brotherhood'

by Brian Dumlao on Feb. 25, 2014 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood mixes traditional Scandinavian storytelling with an inventive and colorful 2.5D platformer, combining classic jump and run gameplay with smart and innovative puzzles.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z'

by Brian Dumlao on Feb. 19, 2014 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

With four different battle types, visuals faithful to the inimitable Dragon Ball universe, plus full-featured solo play for those days when you want to bathe in the glory alone, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z represents the next essential evolutionary phase in the franchise.

XBLA Review - 'Warlords'

by Brian Dumlao on Feb. 18, 2014 @ 2:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Warlords is a one- to four-player, arcade action game in which players defend castles from mischievous minions and ferocious fireballs spun from the mouth of a maniacal dragon. In this whimsical reinvention of the beloved classic, players face the ultimate battle of speed, strategy and survival.

Xbox One Review - 'LocoCycle'

by Brian Dumlao on Feb. 12, 2014 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

LocoCycle tells the story of a martial arts wielding assassin motorcycle who becomes self-aware and accidentally drags her South American engineer on a cross-country search for freedom.

Wii U Review - 'Knytt Underground'

by Brian Dumlao on Feb. 6, 2014 @ 2:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Knytt Underground is a 2D subterranean exploration game featuring a quirky story and a huge world to explore. You can run, jump, climb, swing and bounce your way through over 1,800 rooms with unparalleled freedom.

PS3 Review - 'Saint Seiya: Brave Soldiers'

by Brian Dumlao on Feb. 5, 2014 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Saint Seiya series comes alive as a fighting game that features an all-star cast of characters from one of the most beloved and well-received Japanese anime franchises.

PC Review - 'Blood of the Werewolf'

by Brian Dumlao on Feb. 3, 2014 @ 2:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Classic 2D platforming partnered with a stylistic re-imagining of horror's most iconic creatures and monsters provides an old-school challenge with new-school flair.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Halo 4' Champions Bundle DLC

by Brian Dumlao on Jan. 31, 2014 @ 1:45 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Set in the aftermath of Halo 3, Halo 4 features Master Chief returning to confront his own destiny and facing an ancient evil that threatens the fate of the entire universe.

Wii U Review - 'LEGO Marvel Super Heroes'

by Brian Dumlao on Jan. 29, 2014 @ 2:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes offers an original storyline in which Nick Fury calls upon Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, Spider-Man, Wolverine and other heroes spanning the Marvel Universe to save Earth from such threats as the vengeance of Loki and the hunger of Galactus, Devourer of the Worlds.