Saints Row: The Third Review

Saints Row: The Third is a 2011 open world action-adventure video game developed by Volition and published by THQ, released for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Linux, and Microsoft Windows.  It is the third title in the Saints Row series and follows the 3rd Street Saints who are in a city turf war with three rival gangs in the city of Steelport. Positives: Fun gameplay Great humor Good graphics Good score Memorable characters Vast open world Character customization Tons of collectibles Tons of minigames Great voice performances Negatives: Incompetent AI Lackluster story…

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Far Cry 4 – Video Game Review

Far Cry 4 is 2014 an open world action-adventure first-person shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal, published by Ubisoft, and released for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows.  Serving as the fourth main installment in the Far Cry series, set in Kyrat, the story follows Ajay Ghale who is caught in a civil war between Kyrat’s Royal Army, controlled by tyrannical king Pagan Min, and a rebel movement called the Golden Path. Positives: Massive open-world Great voice performances Great score Memorable characters Good story…

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Far Cry 3 – Video Game Review

Far Cry 3 is a 2012 open world action-adventure first-person shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal, Ubisoft Massive, Red Storm Entertainment, Ubisoft Shanghai, and Ubisoft Reflections and published by Ubsioft released for the Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360.  Serving as the third installment in the Far Cry series, set on a tropical island, the story follows protagonist Jason Brody who must save his friends, who have been kidnapped by pirates and escape from the island and its unhinged inhabitants. Positives: Massive open-world Great graphics Great characters Great voice…

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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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Fallout: New Vegas Review

Fallout: New Vegas is a 2010 open world action role-playing video game, developed by Obsidian Entertainment, published by Bethesda Softworks, and released for the Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3.  It is the fourth major installment of the Fallout video game series and follows Courier 6 who is ambushed and left for dead while transporting a package across the Mojave Desert to the city of New Vegas.  After surviving, the Courier begins a journey to find the would-be killer but becomes caught up in a bigger conflict. Positives: Lots…

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Fallout 3 Review

Fallout 3 is a 2008 post-apocalyptic, sci fi, action, role-playing, open world video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios, published by Bethesda Softworks, released in 2008 for the PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3. Serving as the third main installment, Fallout 3 follows a Vault 101 citizen, who is forced to escape after his/her father disappears. Thrust into the outside world the player must travel across the ruins of Washington, D. C. to track him down. Positives: Vast open world exploration Immersive story Challenging combat system Great score Interesting characters Good, detailed graphics…

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