Aug 292013
 
Halo Reach

Format: XBox 360 Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 260 hours Modes of play: TBC Challenge Review:  This is a solid fun challenge game with mainly good checkpointing & fantastic AI that makes even fairly standard FPS encounters more interesting. It’s good in single player and actually better in co-op as finally, for a Halo game, they recognised that playing in co-op makes the game FAR easier, and so now you’re rewarded with different Achievements for single […Full Story…]

Aug 292013
 
Call of Duty 3

Format: XBox 360 Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 12 hours Modes of play: TBC My thoughts on Call of Duty as a game series. Challenge Review:  As a single player challenge title, it’s a pretty dull standard first person shooter with scripted AI. In addition COD3 has some atrocious voice acting and some ridiculous QTE-style sequences. However these at least don’t damage the raw challenges the title does ok to provide. Competitive Gaming Design Review: NYR […Full Story…]

Aug 292013
 
Call of Duty 4 Modern Warfare

Format: XBox 360 Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 15 hours Modes of play: TBC My thoughts on Call of Duty as a game series. Challenge Review:  As a single player challenge title, it’s a pretty dull standard first person shooter with scripted AI. Competitive Gaming Design Review:  I didn’t really play this much as a competitive game for more than a few hours since Modern Warfare 2 was already out and so I gave that more […Full Story…]

Aug 272013
 
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2

Format: XBox 360 Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 78 hours Modes of play: TBC Read my thoughts on Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 as a competitive game here. More on my thoughts on Call of Duty as a game series. Challenge Review:  Whilst the single player parts are pretty dull scripted affairs with no real AI, the co-op challenge “Special Ops” missions are the heart of this game and make this a lot more fun […Full Story…]