Thomas Wilde's Articles


PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Aliens vs. Predator'

by Thomas Wilde on June 23, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

In Aliens vs. Predator players will have the chance to take the role of the three infamous species; the Colonial Marine, the Predator and the Alien. Each of the three species has its very own distinct story-driven single-player campaign mode that interweaves with the campaigns of the other two species.

PSP Preview - 'Half-Minute Hero'

by Thomas Wilde on June 19, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Half-Minute Hero is a bold new concept of having the player save the world, 30 seconds at a time. The player must fight, shoot, summon, and protect in four distinct modes, each containing a different perspective and unique gameplay style, across a total of 120 varied stages. The 8-bit graphics and story elements provide a unique style and humor, while the hard-rocking soundtrack keeps pace with the breakneck speed of gameplay.

PS3 Preview - 'Uncharted 2: Among Thieves'

by Thomas Wilde on June 17, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Fortune hunter Nathan Drake returns in Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Naughty Dog's blistering PS3-exclusive third-person action/adventure shooter.

PS3 Preview - 'Uncharted 2: Among Thieves'

by Thomas Wilde on June 17, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Fortune hunter Nathan Drake returns in Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Naughty Dog's blistering PS3-exclusive third-person action/adventure shooter.

Wii Preview - 'Ju-On: The Grudge'

by Thomas Wilde on June 16, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

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.

X360/PC Preview - 'Alan Wake'

by Thomas Wilde on June 13, 2009 @ 8:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Set in the deceptively idyllic town of Bright Falls, Washington, Alan Wake places gamers in the role of the best-selling suspense author, Alan Wake. He escapes to this small town to recover from the mysterious disappearance of his fiancée and comes face to face with his darkest nightmares.

PS3 Preview - 'Heavy Rain'

by Thomas Wilde on June 6, 2009 @ 1:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

In Quantic Dream's Heavy Rain you don’t watch the story – you play it. The dynamic narrative unfolds through the player's actions - not cut scenes - and every action has a consequence.

PC Preview - 'Star Wars: The Old Republic'

by Thomas Wilde on June 4, 2009 @ 5:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Star Wars: The Old Republic will let you explore an age thousands of years before the rise of Darth Vader when war between the Old Republic and the Sith Empire divides the galaxy. Choose to play as Jedi, Sith, or a variety of other classic Star Wars roles, defining your personal story and determining your path down the light or dark side of the Force.

PS3 Preview - 'Katamari Forever'

by Thomas Wilde on May 18, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

The crazy, zany, world of Katamari is back and better than ever before, complete with new stages, new visual effects, new strategies, and full 1080p HD resolution! The gameplay has generated millions of fans worldwide and the loveable characters are ready to roll again.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Tekken 6'

by Thomas Wilde on May 14, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

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.