Where’s the Darkstalkers reboot, Capcom?

The Darkstalkers series is one of the many franchises that unfortunately aren’t getting their just due these days.  Sure with some of the hard hitters coming out for every new console gen as well as the new wave of game franchises rolling, the market can be more than a little intimidating.  However, for those franchises that are stuck in the middle or have been shelved, they still have potential.  As well as their respective fan bases. Capcom is one of the legendary studios that helped usher in gaming revolution.  Like…

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Spider-Man 2: The Game Review

Spider-Man 2: The Game is a 2004 action adventure superhero video game developed by Treyarch, The Fizz Factor, Digital Eclipse, Activision, Aspyr, Backbone Entertainment, and Vicarious Visions.  It was published by Activision, Taito, Capcom, MacPlay, and Nokia, and released for GameCube, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, Xbox, Game Boy Advance, N-Gage, Mac OS X, Nintendo DS, and PlayStation Portable. Loosely based on the Spider-Man 2 film, the story follows Spider-Man/Peter Parker struggles between his personal life which involves Mary Jane Watson and his superhero life where he joins up with a vigilante…

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Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Review

Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is a 2015 episodic survival horror video game developed and published by Capcom, released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. Serving as the tenth major installment in the Resident Evil franchise, and the story follows Claire Redfield and Moira Burton, Barry Burton’s daughter, who are kidnapped and brought to a mysterious island filled with monstrosities and run by the mysterious Overseer. Positives: Good graphics Interesting story Extensive campaign Fun cooperative gameplay Suspenseful music Great main characters…

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Resident Evil: Revelations Review

Resident Evil: Revelations is a 2012 survival horror video game developed and published by Capcom, released for the Nintendo 3DS, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Wii U, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.  Set between the events of Resident Evil 4 and Resident Evil 5, the story of the game follows series protagonists Jill Valentine and Chris Redfield as they try to stop a bioterrorist organization from infecting the Earth’s oceans with a virus. Positives: Good graphics Good voice performances Creepy music Interesting story Lengthy campaign Great gameplay Challenging gameplay Raid Mode is awesome Negatives:…

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Resident Evil 6 Review

Resident Evil 6 is a 2012 third-person shooter action adventure survival horror video game developed and published by Capcom, released for the Xbox 360, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation 4.  Serving as the ninth major installment in the Resident Evil series the plot is told from the perspectives of several characters who must all confront the force behind a massive bio-terrorist attack with the newly developed C-virus in cities across the world. Positives: Great graphics Great voice performances Fun gameplay Great soundtrack Complex story Extensive campaign Great characters…

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Resident Evil 5 Review

Resident Evil 5 is a 2009 third-person shooter survival horror video game developed and published by Capcom, released for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows.  Serving as the seventh major installment in the Resident Evil series it follows BSAA agents Chris Redfield and Sheva Alomar of a bio-terrorist threat in Kijuju. Positives: Great graphics Great voice performances Good score Extensive campaign Good story Fun gameplay experience A lot of replayability Great characters Negatives: Flat characters Linear campaign Poor AI Campaign: Resident Evil 5 does feature…

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Resident Evil 4 Review

Resident Evil 4 is a 2005 third-person shooter survival horror video game developed and published by Capcom, released for GameCube, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.  Set as the sixth major installment in the Resident Evil series and the story follows the U.S. government special agent Leon S. Kennedy, who is sent on a mission to rescue the U.S. President’s daughter, Ashley Graham, from a sinister cult. Positives: Great characters Great score Great voice performances Compelling story Extensive campaign Fun gameplay experience Negatives: Grainy, worn…

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Resident Evil: The Marhawa Desire Vol.1 Recap/Review

The Marhawa Desire Vol.1 opens up with a mysterious cloaked figure stalking around in the shadows looking up to no good.  You know, the typical Resident Evil bad guy intro.  A young student walks into a classroom and is attacked violently by a zombified student and killed.  This is a pretty strong introduction and definitely sets the tone.  Professor Doug Wright is summoned from Singapore by Mother Gracia, Headmaster of Marhawa Academy. Doug seems like a well to-do fellow and his nephew, Ricky Tozawa, a smart young man who ends…

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