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Posts Tagged ‘review’

Psion Review/General Stuff

Posted by paradisio on July 7, 2009

 

First before I begin, the first part of this is a bit of a rant, if you are looking for info on the newly release 4e Class I recommend you scroll down a bit to the review heading, read on at your own risk.

Well, today the Psion was released on Dungeons & Dragons insider, a preview of the class appearing in Player’s Handbook 3. and with it rampant hatred that follows anything in D&D with the word “psion” or “psionic”. Maybe it’s just me, but I’ve always thought of the power of the mind as a very interesting thing, and one that unlike many people, actually seems fitting in a fantasy setting, just like magic. Read the rest of this entry »

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Banjo Kazooie Nuts & Bolts in Review

Posted by paradisio on March 29, 2009

I recently got through playing the newish banjo game on the 360, and I have to say I had a lot of fun playing through it.  In short this is a vehicle based combat/racing/goal based game play. The only downfall is that the traditional platforming game play has been all but done away with. The trade off in this title is the vehicles themselves…. Read the rest of this entry »

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Halo Wars in Review

Posted by paradisio on March 6, 2009

So I just got Halo Wars and I am enjoying it quite a bit believe it or not.  I even got a friend of mine to play it and he got hooked, the best part is he isn’t a fan of the RTS games.  Now I know what everyone is thinking and before you say anything, yes I know that it is an RTS on a console and that they suck more than anything could suck. But, to it’s credit it is a very well done console RTS.  As far as I can tell the units are fairly balanced and easily moved around the map. A downside is that you have a hard time selecting individual units for special attacks. Read the rest of this entry »

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