Review: Citizens of Earth

Review: Citizens of Earth

Citizens of Earth places you in the shoes of the newly elected Vice President of Earth, shoes that are quickly kicked off as he decides to take a well-earned vacation directly after winning his position. The following morning however, he awakes to find the world in complete and utter chaos, and that just isn’t acceptable.

Review: Assassin’s Creed IV: Freedom Cry

Review: Assassin’s Creed IV: Freedom Cry

With Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, the latest installment of the mega-popular Assassin’s Creed franchise, Ubisoft redeemed themselves in the eyes of gamers and critics alike for the disappointment that many felt with Assassin’s Creed III. As such, Freedom Cry, the first piece of singleplayer DLC for Black Flag, had a lot to live up to. You assume the role of Adéwalé, the Jackdaw’s former quartermaster, 15 years after the events of Black Flag. Now working for the Assassins Adéwalé finds himself washed ashore and into an ongoing struggle for independence. Intriguing concept, but does Adéwalé’s quest for liberation deliver the same thrills as Kenway’s high seas adventure?

Review: CastleStorm (Wii U)

Review: CastleStorm (Wii U)

Adding together elements of multiple genres is often a risky proposition that threatens confusing the player with a mish-mash of conflicting game mechanics. However, with CastleStorm, Zen Studios has managed to combine the frenzied catapult action of Angry Birds with strategy of tower defense games to create a unique blend of gameplay.

Hyrule Warriors announced for Wii U

Hyrule Warriors announced for Wii U

During today’s Nintendo Direct, the company announced that Tecmo Koei will be producing Hyrule Warriors, an upcoming Dynasty Warriors-style Zelda game for Wii U, due out in 2014. Not much is known just yet, barring the fact that it looks like a pretty standard Warriors title with Zelda dressings, which is an admittedly very appealing …

Knytt Underground Digs its way into Wii U December 19th

Knytt Underground Digs its way into Wii U December 19th

Publisher Ripstone has announced that Knytt Underground will be on the Wii U eShop on December 19th. It has been available since last year for PC, Mac, Linux, Playstation 3, and Vita. This new version will have exclusive “Infinity Hype” content, and will be the best-looking variant of the game, according to Swedish dev Nicklas …