Pinball FX2 Zen Classics Impressions

Game Reviews, Games

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Zen Studios has given us a steady stream of high quality, fun, and varied pinball tables over the last couple of years.  Over time, the quality of design of the tables has improved greatly, which makes the recent (re)release of these classic tables a touch bittersweet.

The Zen Classics tables originally appeared as part of Zen Pinball on the PS3, making this their first appearance on the Xbox 360.  Because these tables are remakes, albeit with improved graphics and physics, they don’t quite display the quality, flair, and balance that the more recently developed tables do.  On the other hand, all four tables bring a retro vibe that fans of the early 90’s pinball era should be stoked for.

Whereas the more modern styled tables typically include a 3D model of a character or two, these classic tables are more “realistic” and you really get the sense that there are physical mechanisms at work here.  The included tables are:

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Gotham City Imposters Now Free to Play on PC

Comics, Deals, Games

Gotham City Imposters is now free to play via the Steam network. I’ve been playing it for months on Xbox 360 from the Live Arcade and it is a fun multiplayer experience which is worth picking up on any system. It being free on the PC though makes it a non brainer. Step into the role of either a follower of Batman or The Joker and use an array of fun and silly weapons to take each other on. Customization is deep for load outs and character design and the max level tops out at 1000. Every level and upgrade is now included so there is really no reason not to get this and then get in the game and show em what you’re made of.

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Dust: An Elysian Tail Review – Art in motion

Game Reviews, Games

I don’t want to wait until the end of the review to tell you I think this game is amazing and that you should buy it.  I feel like it almost does an injustice to the efforts of it’s creators to pick it apart and tell you what I think of it’s elements.  But I was selected to inform you, based on my opinion, if this game is worth your time and money.  It is, and because it’s my job, I will tell you why.

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