Posts Tagged ‘fps’

Mirror’s Edge Review

February 16, 2011 Leave a comment

By Kob Monney

It’s taken me nearly two years to finish Mirror’s Edge…two years. That’s a lot of time spent trying to complete one game. While I can’t say I enjoyed every moment I spent with it; the thought of playing the game again armed with the knowledge from that (lengthy) playthrough won’t leave me. This thought is then tempered by an opposing one which tells me, in no uncertain manner, no; spare yourself the frustration, you’ll only sink your head into your lap and cry once you’ve died for the 27th time. Read more…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Single Player Review

November 16, 2010 Leave a comment

By Kob Monney

[Contains minor spoilers]

Reviewing Call of Duty: Black Ops is a much harder task than I had originally envisioned. How do you review a game that engages on a visceral level, is fun to play and yet is extremely violent, derivative and lacks anything that you would classify as being bold or innovative? Is it just an assortment of different modes put together in a (very) well done package or is it one that lacks a genuinely new or progressive idea in its locker? After giving Black Ops a look, it’s a bit of both. Read more…

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