Day: 02/12/2013

Killzone: Shadow Fall gets 1.05 patch


By: Martin Gaston PS4 launch shooter Killzone: Shadow Fall has received its 1.05 update. The end of chapter 7 in the single-player campaign has been shortened, and chapter 8 has been made easier due to a raised collision ceiling. These two sequences had previously been criticized by players as being some of the more unenjoyable parts of the campaign. The patch notes also say that 1.05 fixes “several” UI issues, produces clearer error messages in multiplayer, and fixes up the game’s patching []

Borderlands 2 and GRID 2 coming to PlayStation Plus in December


By: Martin Gaston Sony has announced the upcoming games that will be given away to PlayStation Plus subscribers in the US this December. PlayStation 3 owners will get downloadable copies of co-op shooter Borderlands 2, racer GRID 2, and the psychedelic Dyad. Vita owners will get the enjoyable Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed and Urban Trial Freestyle. All of the games will reach the Instant Game Collection of PlayStation Plus throughout December, although Sony has not mentioned the exact timings. Sony did []

RetroN 5 delayed until 2014


By: Martin Gaston Hyperkin’s retro gaming machine the RetroN 5 has been delayed to Q1 2014. Set to launch in December, the company found that some packaged units had faulty pins, and is now delaying the product to correctly resolve the issue. The RetroN 5 has slots for NES, SNES, GameBoy Advance, Genesis/Mega Drive, and Famicom cartridges, both NTSC and PAL, and features its own Bluetooth controller alongside support for original NES, SNES, and Genesis peripherals. Another key feature in the retro []

Sunday Night TV (1 Dec 2013) | TV Reviews


By: Cynthia A. Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Adventure, Mystery, Comedy-drama Starring: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison,Lana Parrilla, Josh Dallas, Jared S. Gilmore, Robert Carlyle, Raphael Sbarge, Jamie Dornan, Eion Bailey,Meghan Ory, Emilie de Ravin, Colin O’Donoghue & Michael Raymond-James “Save Henry”:  In the last episode, Rumple was trapped inside Pandora’s box and it’s revealed that Pan was his father, Marilyn Manson was the voice of the Shadow (that needs to be known) and Henry gave his heart to Pan, thus leading to his temporary []

Week 48 2013 | Part 1 | Comic Reviews


By: Cynthia A. Batman and Two-Face #25 The Big Burn: Sparks DC psyched me out once again!  I thought this was going to be a lead in, a foreshadowing issue that would eventually pave the way for Carrie Kelley to become the next Robin.  She did tutor Damien Wayne after all and would wear the uniform with honor.  But this seems to have changed.  I think DC is screwing with me. But that’s beside the point!  Over all, this was a decently []