From episodes focusing on locating the lost Laserdisc player to paying homage to 8-bit video games, Cartoon Network’s animated series Regular Show is no stranger to 80s nostalgia. However, while there are sporadic signs of merit, Mordecai & Rigby first gaming venture is as disappointing as the Betamax.
For over 30 years Pac-Man has been chomping on ghosts, pellets and fruits in both the 2D and 3D realm. While his past platforming adventures failed to be as memorable as the arcade classic, as a companion piece to the Disney XD cartoon of the same name, Ghostly Adventures offers a fresh new plot
For well over a decade, SpongeBob and friends have been entertaining us with their idiotic antics and ridiculous plots. While it mimics the comical charm of the show, Activison’s SpongeBob SquarePants: Plankton’s Robotic Revenge is an unoriginal and repetitive trek through Bikini Bottom.
With added competition from Disney Infinity, Activision’s runaway bestseller Skylander series needed to evolve. Now, with Skylanders: Swap Force, we are introduced to 16 interchangeable characters, more robust gameplay and tons of addictive collectibles to declare it the freshest and most fun entry thus far.
Inspired by titles like Doom and Quake, 2004′s Painkiller continued the tradition of eradicating hordes of enemies with the biggest, baddest weapons. Painkiller: Hell and Damnation faithfully carries the retrograde gameplay forward but it also manages to remind us how much first-person shooters have evolved over the years.
The production value behind Black Ops II‘s DLC has left many fans a little perplexed; delivering a mixture of positive and negative feedback. Each pack consisted of a combination of purely ambivalent design with sporadically delightful or dreadful visuals.