User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.22/10

Total of 30 user reviews spread across 30 releases

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  • User Rating 4.5
    Defiance is an unusual case in the game industry for me. Here is my experience... my Journey.. my Epitaph.

    Defiance

    Rated on April 26, 2013 by Arbalon

    Defiance is an unusual case in the game industry for me. Here is my experience... my Journey.. my Epitaph.

    I'm going to make this quick and as sweet as I can. Defiance had me excited, I mean really, I was looking forward to it. Up to 10,000 players on the same server! Me: WHAT!? Shadow War Epic Co...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    BioShock Infinite is a true gem of 2013. (Spoiler-Free Review)

    BioShock Infinite

    Rated on April 26, 2013 by Arbalon

    BioShock Infinite is a true gem of 2013. (Spoiler-Free Review)

    I've experienced the BioShock series, and I'm fortunate. I remember when the first BioShock was supposedly "the creepiest, most innovating experience" there was in the gaming world. Well at least t...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Things have changed, and these are different times. The new addition to the Tomb Raider series makes that very clear.

    Tomb Raider (The Final Hours Edition)

    Rated on March 11, 2013 by Arbalon

    Things have changed, and these are different times. The new addition to the Tomb Raider series makes that very clear.

    Tomb Raider has been one of the most recognized games series' in the industry for over a decade. I remember when I played the original Tomb Raider games for playstation, and played my first Tomb Ra...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6
    Aliens isn't ALL bad.. but when it comes to doing something new.. its game over man.. its game over.

    Aliens: Colonial Marines

    Rated on February 20, 2013 by Arbalon

    Aliens isn't ALL bad.. but when it comes to doing something new.. its game over man.. its game over.

    I'm an Aliens fan... I remember seeing "Alien" as a kid, thinking it was the single strangest film I'd ever seen, a little while afterwards I saw Aliens, thinking it was the single coolest film I'd ev...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    From the moment you step foot, to the moment you fall.. DayZ is an interesting experience, with lots to offer.

    DayZ

    Rated on January 25, 2013 by Arbalon

    From the moment you step foot, to the moment you fall.. DayZ is an interesting experience, with lots to offer.

    I am a late-bloomer to the DayZ world myself, but I've been playing for a couple months now. DayZ is unique from other games. It is an MMO that doesn't give you the restrictions of most MMO's, you ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    Call of Duty: Black Ops II was indeed a good way to kick off 2012. Not a great way, but good.

    Call of Duty: Black Ops II

    Rated on January 13, 2013 by Arbalon

    Call of Duty: Black Ops II was indeed a good way to kick off 2012. Not a great way, but good.

    I bought Black Ops II expecting that it would be just like all of the other Call of Duty games that have ever released. Black Ops was a bit original, had a more interesting way of approaching things t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    I had been told that Resident Evil 6 was "the letdown of 2012" but I still tried it anyways.

    Resident Evil 6

    Rated on December 30, 2012 by Arbalon

    I had been told that Resident Evil 6 was "the letdown of 2012" but I still tried it anyways.

    It had to have been a few weeks of me just continuously looking at reviews, being given opinions, and also being told things about the game before I bought it. Pretty much everyone said the same th...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Assassin's Creed III is a completely new kind of adventure, striking from the shadows, and awaiting what comes next.

    Assassin's Creed III

    Rated on December 18, 2012 by Arbalon

    Assassin's Creed III is a completely new kind of adventure, striking from the shadows, and awaiting what comes next.

    I've been a fan of the Assassin's Creed series for quite a while now, I remember being blown away by the original Assassin's Creed, thoroughly enjoying the journey into Assassin's Creed II, but person...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Lost in Nightmares is a great Resident Evil game, and a great reminder of why I came to like the series.

    Resident Evil 5: Lost in Nightmares

    Rated on November 14, 2012 by Arbalon

    Lost in Nightmares is a great Resident Evil game, and a great reminder of why I came to like the series.

    Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine move into a mansion that belongs to someone important in the Umbrella corporation by the name of Spencer. When you first begin, the lighting is low and it is time...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5
    Resident Evil 5 came out a while back, but I'd like to share my opinion on it anyways, being an REFan.

    Resident Evil 5 (Collector's Edition)

    Rated on November 14, 2012 by Arbalon

    Resident Evil 5 came out a while back, but I'd like to share my opinion on it anyways, being an REFan.

    This will not be a significantly long review, mostly because of the fact that there isn't too much to this game besides the basics. I've been a player of Resident Evil for a while, only recently di...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5
    Artificial Mind and Movement's Wet is about "Maxine Payne" or aka "Rubi Malone's" quest for revenge.

    Wet

    Rated on November 13, 2012 by Arbalon

    Artificial Mind and Movement's Wet is about "Maxine Payne" or aka "Rubi Malone's" quest for revenge.

    From the moment I turned this game on, I was definitely pleased with the look, the scratched film "Tarantino" style Max Payne meets Kill Bill type of game. I'll start with the basic idea... You are an...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5
    Hunted: The Demon's Forge is a game by the beloved game making company Bethesda, but does that show?

    Hunted: The Demon's Forge

    Rated on November 13, 2012 by Arbalon

    Hunted: The Demon's Forge is a game by the beloved game making company Bethesda, but does that show?

    E'lara and Caddoc are two mercenaries that are in search of a relic that Caddoc has been having strange visions about, but this journey literally becomes living hell when a creature by the name of War...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Counter Strike Was The King Of Shooters To Many Back In The Day, But How Does It Fair With Other Shooters Now?

    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

    Rated on October 15, 2012 by Arbalon

    Counter Strike Was The King Of Shooters To Many Back In The Day, But How Does It Fair With Other Shooters Now?

    I got myself a PSN card a good month or two ago, and for one purpose, to purchase the new downloadable Counter Strike. I always enjoyed Counter Strike on PC what seemed like nearly a decade ago (oh...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Dead Space 2 is a sick twisted tale about regret, suffering, and determination.. well sort of.

    Dead Space 2

    Rated on July 14, 2012 by Arbalon

    Dead Space 2 is a sick twisted tale about regret, suffering, and determination.. well sort of.

    You are Isaac Clarke, and those who have played the previous Dead Space game will know this name well.. You are haunted by your dead girlfriend "Nicole".. she committed suicide in the last game, yo...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Mass Effect 2 is a game that should not be missed by gamers, its an experience unlike any other.

    Mass Effect 2

    Rated on July 09, 2012 by Arbalon

    Mass Effect 2 is a game that should not be missed by gamers, its an experience unlike any other.

    Mass Effect 2 from the moment you turn it on will have you glued to the screen. From the moment you begin, you are caught in an attack on your ship the "Normandy" and while the other crew mates hav...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Its been 9 years since the last Max Payne game, and Rockstar is here to show us that Max has still got it.

    Max Payne 3

    Rated on May 23, 2012 by Arbalon

    Its been 9 years since the last Max Payne game, and Rockstar is here to show us that Max has still got it.

    When I first picked up my Max Payne 3 Special Edition from GameStop, I was anxious, worried, hesitant, and excited, its been a long time since I have played Max Payne, 9 years ago I was all over Max P...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Battlefield 3 is an amazing and addicting game... with a outstanding multiplayer... but is it as good as other shooters?

    Battlefield 3

    Rated on February 16, 2012 by Arbalon

    Battlefield 3 is an amazing and addicting game... with a outstanding multiplayer... but is it as good as other shooters?

    Imagine yourself.... hiding behind a wooden fence... why are you hiding behind a wooden fence?... because you are... as you are crouched behind this wooden fence, you are anxious, frightened, edgy, al...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Fallout 3 is the perfect example of a perfect game, the only problem with it is how addicting it is, and minor glitches.

    Fallout 3

    Rated on December 01, 2011 by Arbalon

    Fallout 3 is the perfect example of a perfect game, the only problem with it is how addicting it is, and minor glitches.

    From the second you turn it on, to the moment you turn it off, Fallout 3 will have you at the edge of your seat, and addicted. It will most likely be the game you were playing when you got it, and th...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Lord of the Rings: War in the North is the best Lord of the Rings game on a console... But does it compete?

    The Lord of the Rings: War in the North

    Rated on November 16, 2011 by Arbalon

    Lord of the Rings: War in the North is the best Lord of the Rings game on a console... But does it compete?

    My answer is both Yes, and No. Snowblind chose the wrong time to release the game, since it will now be competing with AC: Revelations, MW3, Battlefield 3, Skyrim, Uncharted 3, and some other big t...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Uncharted 3 is a very very good game, but does it live up to its predecessor Among Thieves?

    Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception

    Rated on November 15, 2011 by Arbalon

    Uncharted 3 is a very very good game, but does it live up to its predecessor Among Thieves?

    Uncharted 3 is just one of those games that you don't forget, and the reason for that... its compelling storyline. The Uncharted series has fascinated me since the beginning, because instead of pla...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Batman: Arkham City dares you to take on the worst of the worst... Are you up for the challenge!?

    Batman: Arkham City

    Rated on November 15, 2011 by Arbalon

    Batman: Arkham City dares you to take on the worst of the worst... Are you up for the challenge!?

    Rocksteady's Batman: Arkham City one of the many new games released recently, and is the sequel to the very, very good game Batman: Arkham Asylum. Arkham City takes place almost instantly after Ark...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Infinity Ward's new addition to the Modern Warfare series is a good one, but is it good enough?

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

    Rated on November 15, 2011 by Arbalon

    Infinity Ward's new addition to the Modern Warfare series is a good one, but is it good enough?

    The Call of Duty game franchise is one of the bigger ones in gaming history for sure. Call of Duty sells a lot more copies than most games do as well... And anyone who has seen how massive the l...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Killzone 2 is a fantastic First Person Shooter, that will surprise you constantly, but is it a must have?

    Killzone 2

    Rated on November 05, 2011 by Arbalon

    Killzone 2 is a fantastic First Person Shooter, that will surprise you constantly, but is it a must have?

    Killzone 2 in my opinion is one of the best shooters out there, but everyone has a different taste. In the game you will be playing as Sev, a soldier in the ISA, and throughout the game you will fi...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is an addicting game that keeps you coming back for more, but how much more can you take?

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

    Rated on October 14, 2011 by Arbalon

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is an addicting game that keeps you coming back for more, but how much more can you take?

    The Call of Duty Franchise is one of (if not THE) FPS series to beat. With the intense firefights, the compelling storyline, the constant blood shed, and extreme tension, this is just one of those ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5
    Brink was a Game that had amazing potential, and a chance to be something big, but in the end decided to ruin that.

    Brink

    Rated on September 07, 2011 by Arbalon

    Brink was a Game that had amazing potential, and a chance to be something big, but in the end decided to ruin that.

    This review won't be too long, because there really isn't much to say, that is why this game is a let down, the story doesn't stick out, the guns look beefy, but they don't deliver a any kind of punch...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Another Tekken game, More Characters, More Add-ons, and much, much more fun... But will that keep you occupied?

    Tekken 6

    Rated on September 02, 2011 by Arbalon

    Another Tekken game, More Characters, More Add-ons, and much, much more fun... But will that keep you occupied?

    My Answer would be No, but that doesn't mean it isn't fun. Tekken 6 is almost Identical to it's newest Predecessor, but there are differences. I have been a Tekken fan since "Tekken" for Playsta...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Assassin's Creed is just one of those games that no one will forget, every step you take, is another work of art...

    Assassin's Creed

    Rated on September 01, 2011 by Arbalon

    Assassin's Creed is just one of those games that no one will forget, every step you take, is another work of art...

    But some masterpieces cannot achieve the deep, dark, mysterious, and much more serious type of feel without either the letter R, or in this case M. Gameplay The game begins with you in a foggy, ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Uncharted 2 is a game that begs for your attention, and then makes it worth your while.

    Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

    Rated on July 23, 2011 by Arbalon

    Uncharted 2 is a game that begs for your attention, and then makes it worth your while.

    Uncharted is a fantastic third person shooter, the graphics quality is most likely top dog for PS3 so far, and the storyline is box office quality. In Uncharted 2: Among Thieves you are Nathan Drak...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    If you would like to know how fun it is to instantly become an electrically charged superhero, read this.

    inFamous

    Rated on July 23, 2011 by Arbalon

    If you would like to know how fun it is to instantly become an electrically charged superhero, read this.

    inFAMOUS is a open world third person zapper, with a blend of hand-to-hand combat, electrical firefights, and crazy acrobatics. Sounds fun right... well it is. inFAMOUS takes place in a post-apo...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    In The Dark Knight's New Game, You Enter The Madhouse, And Live The Nightmare.

    Batman: Arkham Asylum

    Rated on July 23, 2011 by Arbalon

    In The Dark Knight's New Game, You Enter The Madhouse, And Live The Nightmare.

    But Beware... Because Your Good Old Uncle J, Doesn't Want You Living The Nightmare Long. INTRO: ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.