Monthly Archives: July 2013

Splinter Cell: Blacklist – Spies vs. Mercs Impressions [PAX AUS 2013]

The original Spies vs. Mercs multiplayer component in Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow was an ambitious attempt at 2v2 cat-and-mouse. ARGUS mercenaries, fitted out with heavy hitting rifles and offensive weapons, were pitted against swift and stealthy SHADOWNET spies, who were in … Continue reading

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PAX Australia 2013: One-Day Rundown

PAX access was provided by Multiplayer United. The day has come. PAX has finally hit our shores, and it may not even matter that most of the information coming out of the expo has already been covered in earlier events. … Continue reading

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Ico [5 Minute Review]

How can I manage my expectations with Ico? Heavily praised, well reviewed, and featured in several “greatest games of all time” lists: Ico is an intriguing game, considered by many critics to be more art than entertainment. I’ve been meaning to play … Continue reading

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Why Xbox Fans are called “Gropers” in Japan

Shoutouts to Kotaku, who used (and credited) my image of Xbox 360 titles sold in Japan. If only I could just quit my day job and travel the world looking for cool gaming stuff to photograph…

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