Posts Tagged bloody

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 No Comments

Fast. Fierce. Fun. Yes, those are definitely the right adjectives for describing the gameplay in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Sending its regular stealth and espionage gameplay right out the window (or at least hanging out of it by a short thread), Konami turned to Platinum Games to give the long-running franchise a Vanquish-esque makeover (will […]

Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat

Thursday, August 2, 2012 No Comments

I remember playing Mortal Kombat for the first time on the Sega Genesis (Mortal Kombat 3 to be specific). I recall being enamored by all the moves and powers the different fighters could utilize, the blobs of fake blood that would fly off characters in a highly unrealistic fashion, the failed attempts at executing fatalities, […]

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Goon

Monday, March 12, 2012 No Comments

A story of a somewhat lunkheaded, but kind small town bar bouncer-turned-minor-league-hockey-enforcer, Goon, believe it or not, is based on a true story. Actually, you would probably realize it just by watching, because Goon plays out a lot more like life than your common interconnected, fully-scripted stories. It moves quickly, yes, but it feels honest […]

Red State

Red State

Monday, November 7, 2011 No Comments

Red State, a film that tried to tackle topical issues with a heavy dose of bloody gun fighting, had some fairly decent elements (such as directing, style and rhythm), and it was able to keep me somewhat engrossed throughout the violence (which I usually bore of quickly because the tendency is to rely almost solely […]