Gerald Waddell


Post-apocalyptic shooter mutates gameplay from different genres

Combining moral dilemmas, platforming action, and an open-ended world, inFamous redefines the super hero game from the ground up, creating an exhilarating and unique experience.


May 29, 2009

Wolverine claws its way to the top with gory good time

With X-Men Origins: Wolverine—Uncaged Edition, you can finally know what it feels like to (virtually) cut a man in two with metal alloy claws.


May 8, 2009

Halo Wars won’t blow you away, but it still packs a punch

Despite the frustrating camera, lack of hot keys, mediocre story, and inaccessible multiplayer, Halo Wars is simply a lot of fun.


March 10, 2009

Fans rejoice: Street Fighter IV still kicking after series’ decade-long hiatus

Prepare for an intense, balls-to-the-wall, beat-down experience, as Capcom’s Street Fighter IV will hand you your rear-end on a silver Hadouken platter.


February 24, 2009

Amid game glut, E.A. blasts off with overlooked Bioshock redux—in space!

“CUT OFF THEIR LIMBS,” the game tells you. Take its warning to heart.


February 3, 2009