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Is God of War 3 Remastered Worth Your $40?

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Kratos is one badass God of War, but is he so badass that you would spend $40 on remastered version of God of War 3, an old game you have probably already played? Sony revealed that God of War III Remastered would be coming to PS4 on July 14, 2015, promising amazing 1080p resolution and a photo mode that allows you to share your favorite gameplay moments with friends. And then it announced the $40 price tag... There are quite a few God of War collections and bundles released on the PlayStation 3 that contain a much more content, with...

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MKX Has First Gay Character in Mortal Kombat History. So What?

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It was only a matter time -- Mortal Kombat X has the first gay character in Mortal Kombat history. His name is Kung Jin and he is the younger brother of Kung Lao. So what if he's the first gay Mortal Kombat character? A former thief and master archer for the Shaolin monks, Kung Jin was revealed to be gay during one of his flash-back cut-scenes in Mortal Kombat X. While we think being gay should be nothing special, the fact that this is Mortal Kombat -- arguably the most brutal and masculine fighting game series ever -- makes it...

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New Cinder is a Failed Character Design (Killer Instinct Xbox One)

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For a serious fighting game with little comedic pretense, Killer Instinct Xbox One has one of the most visually-confusing characters ever made -- Cinder! In the first Killer Instinct game, Cinder (Ben Ferris) was a criminal permanently on fire due to a chemical accident. His skin was orange matter that resembles plasma, like the surface of the sun, and was able to fluctuate in temperature. Like the rest of the cast, he was proportionally muscular and imposing. Fast forward to today, and Cinder is almost unrecognizable with regards to both his story and character design. He is supposedly an ex-military...

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Killer Instinct Season 2: Omen Design Impressions

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After being shown to gamers in a pre-alpha state and consequently getting criticized for his uninspired design and moveset, Omen -- the fifth character to been released for Killer Instinct Season 2 -- has been revealed, and he looks... no different than his pre-alpha build. I’ll start off by saying that Omen is underwhelming visually, especially for a character intended to have an ominous vibe and a sinister tone. Is this really the scary herald of Gargos that was supposed to blow our minds? Unlike the Killer Instinct Season 1 characters -- Jago, Thunder, Spinal, Fulgore, Glacius, Orchid, Sabrewulf and...

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New Mass Effect – Reading Between the Lines [Video]

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[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7mX2_163cg?rel=0&w=650&h=366] With many fans desperately wanting a follow up to Mass Effect 3, the new Mass Effect, or Mass Effect 4 as some are calling it until an official name is revealed, couldn't get here fast enough. Fortunately, its release may just be around the corner, with retailer Amazon already listing it on its website. You can bet Mass Effect 4 will be one of the biggest games of the new generation, yet developer Bioware has revealed virtually nothing on it, aside from the fact that it will be a "clean sheet" design that will allow its team to...

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