Thomas Wilde's Articles


PS3/X360/PC Review - 'Alice: Madness Returns'

by Thomas Wilde on June 24, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Alice: Madness Returns takes place 10 years after the conclusion of the original game. After spending a decade institutionalized in an insane asylum, Alice is finally released to the care of a psychiatrist who may be able to help her conquer the nightmarish hallucinations that still haunt her.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Tomb Raider'

by Thomas Wilde on June 18, 2011 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

Here begins the first adventure for a young and inexperienced Lara Croft in a story which charts the journey of an ordinary woman who finds out just how far she must go in order to stay alive.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Silent Hill: Downpour'

by Thomas Wilde on June 17, 2011 @ 12:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

Staying true to the franchise's original roots, Silent Hill 8 returns with another third-person horror experience, and an all new thought provoking storyline. Players once again find themselves face-to-face with their deepest sins and fears in the strange world of Silent Hill.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City'

by Thomas Wilde on June 15, 2011 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City delivers a true third person team based shooter experience set within the dark and sinister Resident Evil universe and a reinterpretation of the events depicted in Resident Evil 2 and Resident Evil 3.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Dead Rising 2: Off the Record'

by Thomas Wilde on June 14, 2011 @ 4:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

Dead Rising 2: Off the Record sees photojournalist and original hero of Dead Rising’s Willamette incident, Frank West take center stage as players experience a re-imagining of the Fortune City outbreak. Forget what you know about Dead Rising 2, ”Frank West is back in the game!”

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'XCOM'

by Thomas Wilde on June 13, 2011 @ 1:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

XCOM combines the strategic core of the groundbreaking franchise with a suspense-filled narrative and distills it into a tense and unique first-person shooter experience.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Hitman Absolution'

by Thomas Wilde on June 12, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

Hitman Absolution follows Agent 47, a cold-blooded assassin, who takes on his most dangerous contract to date. Betrayed by those he once trusted — and now hunted by the police — he suddenly finds himself at the center of a dark conspiracy and must embark on a personal journey through a corrupt and twisted world.

PS3/PC Preview - 'Payday: The Heist'

by Thomas Wilde on June 11, 2011 @ 1:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

Payday: The Heist is an action-filled first person shooter for the PlayStation Network that lets you take on the role of a hardened career criminal executing intense, dynamic heists in constant pursuit of the next "big score."

Wii Preview - 'Centipede: Infestation'

by Thomas Wilde on June 10, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

Centipede: Infestation is a post-apocalyptic action experience that features run-n-gun shooting style gameplay with tower defense-style objects, paying homage to the original Centipede while bringing the brand into the 21st century.

Nintendo's Pre-E3 2011 Media Briefing Summary

by Thomas Wilde on June 7, 2011 @ 12:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Pre-E3 2011

During Nintendo's Pre-E3 2011 Media Briefing, it unveiled the next Wii platform, the Wii U. Many third-party titles have been confirmed for the Wii U, including Darksiders II as a launch title. Luigi's Mansion 2 is coming to the 3DS, and Smash Bros. will have cross-platform gaming between the 3DS and Wii U.