Posts Tagged vanquish

Metal Gear Rising Revengeance Cover

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 […]

Zone of the Enders HD Collection North American Box

Zone of the Enders HD Collection

Thursday, December 20, 2012 No Comments

I simply cannot understand how Zone of the Enders became a cult classic. Yes, the first title was a relatively fast-paced third-person action game, but more “relative” to Final Fantasy than, say, Vanquish. And my lord was the story ever pretentious, with its loose naming connections to Egyptian lore and a plotline following a whiny […]


EA Pushes Boundaries of Age-Appropriate Advertising for Dead Space 2, Crosses Line

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 2 Comments

Let me start off by saying that I have nothing against M-rated games. I play them, and I really enjoy them. I’m seriously into Gears of War, loved Vanquish, am hoping to play Bulletstorm and will crack open Dead Space one of these days. That said though, I still think that Electronic Arts has gone […]



Tuesday, November 30, 2010 1 Comment

Yet another game where Russia is the villain, Vanquish’s generic story and dull writing leave much to be desired. There are also quite a few issues. For example, on the occasions where you’re thrown into first person mode, your character can walk through NPCs as though they aren’t there, bosses are constantly rehashed, and some […]