Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Last of Us PlayStation 3 Review

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The Last of Us is the latest in the survival horror genre and with Naughty Dog at the helm you can be sure this is going to be a ride you’ll never forget.  The Last of Us sets the tone with a happy and united world that suddenly changes and people you know and love become sick and start eating Continue Reading...

God Of War Ascension PS3 Review

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Gameplay God of War Ascension is a prequel to where Kratos has broken his blood oath that had him bound to Ares. To spend eternity chained in a prison and to suffer torture and slowly become insane.  Kratos breaks free from the torment from the furies who have imprisoned him. Kratos slashes his way through trying to piece together his Continue Reading...

Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 101 – Lets not judge Gears

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On this week’s podcast Episode 101, we discuss recent rumours around Durango and the requirement for always online and always connected as it resurfaces again.  We also unveil and discuss new details on Battlefield 4 and the next Call of Duty titled “Ghosts”. Also in news, Tomb Raider DLC will be Multiplayer only focused and we also discuss news that Continue Reading...

Gears of War Judgment Xbox 360 Review

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Rev up that chainsaw and start gnashing some grubs! That’s right People Can Fly’s new game Gears of War: Judgment which is a prequel to the original Gears of War series.  Gears of War: Judgment still stays true to its roots by maintaining its third-person shooter perspective and of course remains an exclusive to the Xbox 360. Gameplay It seems Continue Reading...

Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 100 – It’s a celebration

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On this week’s podcast Episode 100, we kick back and celebrate on our achievements together and we unite the entire team today to discuss all things gaming, our personal interests, and favorite gaming machines and of course lot more.  We also discuss the Zombie apocalypse and take a trip to the NEOGAF forums to hear what Michael Pachter has to say about Continue Reading...

Darkstalkers Resurrection Xbox 360 Review

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With the release of Darkstalkers Resurrection gamers get to relive a blast from the past, a taste of pure nostalgia. DR is a two in one re-release of Darkstalkers 3 and Darkstalkers Revenge that harkens back to a time when character tiers didn’t matter and combos were yours to discover. Seemingly simple to play, true mastery comes from understanding that Continue Reading...

The Walking Dead Xbox 360 Review

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As an Aussie gamer it can be frustrating at times to miss out on certain games hitting our shores.  2012 was the year that The Walking Dead was released and never saw daylight here in Australia.  Well, fast forward to 2013 and the experience can now be had, thanks’ to its release on Xbox Live.  All five episodes were at Continue Reading...

Spelunky XBLA Review

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Spelunky is a 2D platformer game where you make your way through each level by collecting as much treasure as you can without getting caught in any traps. You start at the top and must venture to the bottom of the cave, collecting as much as you can. Collect items to help you blast or climb your way around traps Continue Reading...

Need for Speed Most Wanted Terminal Velocity, Movie Legends & Heroes DLC

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Time to start those engines with the latest Downloadable content for EA’s Need for Speed: Most Wanted.  There are three content packs available for download each offering something different depending on your preferences.  Let’s check them out. First up is the “Terminal Velocity” pack which weighs in at 1200 MS points.  Certainly this pack is by far the biggest in Continue Reading...

DMC: Virgil’s Downwall Xbox 360 DLC Review

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I’m a sucker for good downloadable content, especially if it adds to an already spectacular single player. With Virgil’s Downfall that’s exactly what you get. From the time you first meet Virgil you can’t but help wanting to play as him. It seems that Ninja Theory agreed and they saw fit to craft a quality single player add on that Continue Reading...

Tomb Raider Xbox 360 Review

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Tomb Raider is back and so too is Lara Craft, however a much younger Lara Croft who is yet to wield a gun, explore a tomb and is far from the explorer you’ve know come to know in the past.  Crystal Dynamics latest Tomb Raider takes us back to Lara’s first expedition in which she is shipwrecked with her crew Continue Reading...

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Xbox 360 Review

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2013 is the year that Platinum Games & Kojima Productions finally brings us the first ever multi platform Metal Gear game outside of the Playstation, featuring none other than the original naked “snake” himself: Jack “Lightening Bolt” Raiden. With a hack and slash on-rails twist, does this series spin off rise as high as it could, or fall so much Continue Reading...

Dead Space 3 Xbox 360 Review

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Isaac Clarke is back in action and kicking some Necromorph butt in Electronic Arts latest game Dead Space 3. Not only is this third-person survival horror based genre jam packed with all the great features from the first two Dead Space games such as the RIG, Stasis, and Telekinesis, but have also added another useful feature of creating your own Continue Reading...