Video game dads aren’t exactly Father of the Year material. Bowser and Donkey Kong allow their children to tempt all manner of dangers. Mr. Burnside from Resident Evil: Code Veronica rips off the Umbrella Corporation and that gets his wife shot full of holes and him, his son imprisoned.
Stop me if you have heard this before. A strange aristocrat invites a motley crew to their mansion under very mysterious circumstances.
Michael Moreci is the anti-Galactus. He doesn’t devour worlds, he creates them. He fashioned his own original comics such as Roche Limit, Curse and Burning Fields. As well, he has Continue Reading »
When I was growing up there is no way in world that a game like Payday 2 would ever be released on a “family friendly” Nintendo console. Robbing banks? Killing police officers? No way that content would ever see the light of day in Mario’s world.
No matter which culture you come from, your stories are a crucial part of your history. Whether it is the urban legends that haunt your society, the mythological tales that are handed down from generation to generation or the annals of your family members, our history defines us.
Star Fox soars. Battletoads bash. Jim is an earthworm. Donkey Kong drives Mario bananas. And, Conker does what Conker does.
We have heard a lot about him but the relationship Lara Croft has with her father is still very much a mystery. We know that Lord Croft was the most influential figure in Lara’s life.
Released thirteen years ago, Shadow of the Colossus was a benchmark in modern gaming and added much needed legitimacy to the notion of “games as art”.
The premiere issue of Gears of War: Rise of RAAM has an extraordinary and striking cover by Ryan Brown. Besides that, the IDW book doesn’t have much going for it at all.
Who could have predicted it? The new Killer Instinct series from Dynamite Entertainment is turning out to be one of the best comics on the racks today.