Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Review

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (PS3)
Developed by Infinity Ward & Sledgehammer Games
Published by Activision
Released November 8, 2011
Review Written December 23, 2013

Merry Christmas everyone! After picking up my emotions from the last game I reviewed, I decided to play something less emotional and why not Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. Another addition to the very popular fps series, Modern Warfare 3 stays under its safety net as a AAA sequel by being fairly similar with the previous installments. This isn’t to say this is a bad game, but it does have the feel of Modern Warfare 2 but in a different outfit. This is not anything new though, as Modern Warfare 2 felt like an expansion pack to the first Modern Warfare, only shinier.

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The Last of Us Review

The Last of Us (PS3)
Developed by Naughty Dog
Published by Sony Computer Entertainment
Released June 14, 2013
Review Written December 20, 2013

After being out on shelves for the past few months and voted as many gamers’ 2013 game of the year, The Last of Us proved to be astounding. It felt like a headlong dive into a twisted dream amidst the aura of heartbreak and anxiety within every step. After finally cracking open the hoard of deals acquired from Black Friday I finally found myself introduced to the new world that Naughty Dog had created. Blind to any gameplay footage and any possible spoilers over the past few years, I went into the Last of Us with only the few details during the game’s reveal from Naughty Dog and praise from others over the past few months. All I had in my mind was that I would be playing as a man named Joel who had to take a young girl named Ellie safely across North America.

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Metroid Prime Review

Metroid Prime (Gamecube)
Developed by Retro Studios
Published by Nintendo
Released November 17, 2002
Review Written July 26, 2010

Pros:
Great Graphics
Great soundtrack
Interesting story
Multiple gadgets at your disposal

Cons:
Being lost half of the time
Not being able to see where you will land when you jump
Last part of game frustratingly hard

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Doom 3 Review

Doom 3 (Xbox)
Developed by id Software
Published by Activision
Released April 3, 2005
Review Written July 1, 2010

Pros:
Great Graphics, soundtrack, and dialogue
Pretty scary at times
Interesting story
Chainsaw is my friend

Cons:
Flashlight can’t be used at the same time as a gun
Felt pretty easy throughout

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Left 4 Dead Review

Left 4 Dead (Xbox 360)
Developed by Turtle Rock Studios
Published by Valve Corporation
Released November 18, 2008
Review Written June 26, 2010

Pros
Amazing visuals, sounds, and voiceovers
Constantly changing gameplay
Fun to play with others
Addicting

Cons
Only four scenarios
Flashlight isn’t bright enough
Sometimes barraged by too many special zombies

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