Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary Review

Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is a 2011 science fiction first-person shooter action video game that was developed by 343 Industries, published by Microsoft Studios and released for the Xbox One and Xbox 360.  Serving as a remake of 2001’s Halo: Combat Evolved details the story of a super soldier named the Master Chief and his A.I. companion, Cortana, as they explore the artificial ringworld called Halo while combating the Covenant, a group of aliens bent on mankind’s destruction. Positives: Great characters Great story Competitive Multiplayer Terrific Score Great graphics Great voice…

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Top 10 Video Games of 2011

Thanks for joining our post and we hope you enjoy this list of the best video games of 2011.  This year has definitely put out some really memorable video games.  Note: this post will be updated accordingly. 1. Batman: Arkham City Developer(s): Rocksteady Studios Publisher(s): Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Platform(s): PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, Wii U, OS X 2. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Developer(s): Bethesda Game Studios Publisher(s): Bethesda Softworks Platform(s): Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows…

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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Review

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows is a 2011 period action comedy mystery film directed by Guy Ritchie, starring Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Noomi Rapace, Stephen Fry, and Jared Harris. Based on the character created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and sequel to 2009’s Sherlock Holmes, the plot follows the eccentric detective Holmes (Downey Jr.) and his companion Watson (Law) who travel across Europe with a Gypsy adventuress (Rapace) to foil an intricate plot by their cunning nemesis, Professor Moriarty (Harris), to instigate a war. Positives: Great set designs…

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Review

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a 2011 open world action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.  It is the fifth installment in The Elder Scrolls series and revolves around the player character and their effort to defeat Alduin the World-Eater, a dragon who is prophesied to destroy the world. Positives: Good story Great characters Great voice performances Good graphics Fun combat system Great customization system Large open world Tons…

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Fright Night Review

Fright Night is a 2011 supernatural horror comedy film directed by Craig Gillespie (The Finest Hours), starring Anton Yelchin (Star Trek), David Tennant (Jessica Jones), Colin Farrell (Daredevil), Christopher Mintz-Plasse (Kick-Ass), Imogen Poots (Centurion), and Toni Collette (The Sixth Sense).  Serving as a remake to 1985’s Fright Night, the plot follows a teenage boy, Charley Brewster (Yelchin), who discovers that his neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Farrell), is actually a vampire, which culminates to a battle between the two. Positives: Good humor Great cast Great performances Good characters Great score Great premise…

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon Review

Transformers: Dark of the Moon is a 2011 sci fi, action film directed by Michael Bay, starring Shia LaBeouf, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, John Turturro, Kevin Dunn, Julie White, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Patrick Dempsey, and John Malkovich. The film is the third installment in the Transformers film series and picks up three years after the previous film, with the Autobots, who along with the military discover a hidden alien technology that the Decepticons plan to use to enslave humanity in order to restore the planet Cybertron.

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Captain America: The First Avenger Review

Captain America: The First Avenger is a 2011 superhero film directed by Joe Johnston, based on the Marvel Comics character Captain America. The film stars Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke and Stanley Tucci, the story following a sickly man from Brooklyn named Steve Rogers (Evans) who is transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort against the Red Skull (Weaving) and the organization Hydra.

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