Greg Hale's Articles

Overview of TopWare Interactive's E3 2011 Lineup

by Greg Hale on June 16, 2011 @ 12:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

We met up with TopWare Interactive at E3 2011 to check out their games lineup. Among the titles were Check vs. Mate, Raven's Cry, Scivelation and the Two Worlds II: Pirates of the Flying Fortress expansion.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'The Darkness II'

by Greg Hale on June 13, 2011 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

Set two years after the conclusion of the original, The Darkness II breaks the conventional FPS model with its fervid Quad-Wielding gameplay, allowing players to slash, grab, and throw objects and enemies with their Demon Arms while simultaneously firing two weapons.

PC Preview - 'Total War: Shogun 2'

by Greg Hale on Feb. 21, 2011 @ 2:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Total War: Shogun 2 takes long-time veterans and newcomers to the next level of strategy gaming. Based on 10 years of experience in making Total War, Shogun 2 is the perfection of the series with a new AI, revolutionary multiplayer modes, brand-new campaign map options and epic 3-D real-time battles.

PC Review - 'All Points Bulletin'

by Greg Hale on July 12, 2010 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

All Points Bulletin (APB) is a massively multiplayer online freeform combat and driving-based game. Players must decide which side of the law to abide by, as Enforcers, who take on the challenge of supporting and safeguarding justice, or as Criminals, who operate against the law and any opposing groups by any means necessary.

PC Review - 'The Battle for Middle-earth II - The Rise of the Witch-king'

by Greg Hale on March 18, 2007 @ 1:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The Battle for Middle-earth II: The Rise of the Witch-king enhances every existing feature and offering players the chance to command the rise of evil in Middle-earth while experiencing the epic battles that took place before those depicted in the films.

PC Review - 'Star Wars Empire at War: Forces of Corruption'

by Greg Hale on March 12, 2007 @ 12:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Star Wars Empire at War: Forces of Corruption presents a new, unique point of view of the Galactic Civil War as, for the first time ever, you play as an aspiring Underworld figure. Corruption runs through your veins and drives your desire to become the most notorious criminal leader since Jabba the Hutt.

PC Review - 'Star Wars: Empire at War'

by Greg Hale on May 1, 2006 @ 2:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Control the fate of the galaxy in LucasArts' RTS game Star Wars: Empire at War. Set a few years before the events of Episode IV: A New Hope, the game will let players rewrite history as well as experience the aftermath of Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith, the creation of the Rebel Alliance, and Darth Vader's rise to power.