Tags : first-person shooters


Far Cry 3 gets a day one patch, because why not

Since it’s 2012, Far Cry 3 will have a day one patch. Yay modern gaming! The patch, which can be downloaded for PC right now, claims to fix single and multiplayer stability, some UI and graphics glitches, and a slew of other issues. Which begs the question: Why weren’t they fixed in QA? I still don’t […]Read More


Make all of the maps with Far Cry 3’s map editor

Far Cry 3 is one of my most anticipated games of the year, and the wait until December 4 is getting ridiculous. To ease things along, Ubisoft today released a trailer which confirmed a map editor function for the game. Check it out below. [youtube id=”-sIQTroocY8″ width=”620″ height=”360″] While I had no intention of ever […]Read More

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Fight the fear in this new ‘Aliens: Colonial Marines’ trailer

Four marines, a ton of weapons, and every Xenomorph this side of the Nostromo. That’s what awaits you in this latest trailer for ‘Aliens: Colonial Marines’, which details the new Survivor multiplayer mode. Check it out below. [youtube id=”_4bISRIWug0″ width=”620″ height=”360″] It’s your typical wave-based survival mode that we’ve been seeing for the past few […]Read More


New Halo 4 War Games playlists set for next week

Tired of every multiplayer shooter being team based? 343 Industries feels for you. Next week sees a playlist update to include new Free for All options to classic Halo gametypes Oddball and King of the Hill. Starting Monday, you’ll be able to take on the world in Haven, Adrift, Complex, Solace and Abandon, with some slight rules […]Read More


The Lack of Story in First-Person Shooters

Today’s video game fans seem to gravitate to what studios tend to be producing the most: first-person shooters.  There’s nothing wrong with a great FPS, and within the last few years we’ve seen quite a few great gameplay elements be introduced into the genre.  There’s just one big problem with almost all first-person shooters: the […]Read More