Archive for April, 2012

  • Battlefield 3: Close Quarters – Donya Fortress Gameplay Trailer

    Battlefield 3: Close Quarters – Donya Fortress Gameplay Trailer

    Gameplay trailer for the upcoming DLC, Close Quarters, has recently been released to the Interwebs and looks darn impressive. Interior destruction coupled with close quarter madness can be seen below. The new game type, Conquest Domination, is also shown and should give all Battlefield fans reason to get excited once again. Close Quarters, for Battlefield […]

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  • The Splatters Review (XBLA)

    The Splatters Review (XBLA)

    In one of my previous reviews, on the game Fez, I mentioned how they used simple graphics in a very unique and interesting way. In contrast, the game Im talking about today, The Splatters, is a very interesting concept as well but uses high level graphics to create their worlds. Created by SpikeySnail and published […]

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  • Silent Hill HD Collection Review (PS3)

    Silent Hill HD Collection Review (PS3)

    This review won’t be much of a game review, but more of a comparison of the Silent Hill HD collection to the original games. It seems like a lot of classic games are getting HD upgrades, remakes or remastered versions of themselves. If they aren’t made well it kind of ruins the original game experience, […]

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  • Fez Review (XBLA)

    Fez Review (XBLA)

    One thing that seems to be a constant battle for game developers is to keep games original and fresh. At least in the sense that the idea and gameplay are new, or that it’s another take on an old idea. Some try to add complexity and detail with stunning graphics and an intricate storyline, or […]

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  • Transformers: FoC – Grimlock Gameplay Trailer

    Transformers: FoC – Grimlock Gameplay Trailer

    The highly anticipated follow up to Transformers: War on Cybertron also features the highly anticipated fan-favourite character of Grimlock. The super stomping, fire breathing, leader of the Dinobots and self-proclaimed King makes his way into Fall of Cybertron and who’s going to stop him? Matt Tieger (Game Director) of High Moon Studios recently presented a […]

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  • Podcast #50: Skyrim Kinect, ME3 DLC, Witcher 2, MoP, Dust 514

    Podcast #50: Skyrim Kinect, ME3 DLC, Witcher 2, MoP, Dust 514

    Tune in every second week as The Gameolio Podcast talks games and interesting related tidbits. If you would like to interact with the show and drop us some feedback or perhaps a question/contribution to the show please drop us an email: gameolio at gameolio dot com. You can now also drop in and join us LIVE […]

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  • The Witcher Storyline Video *Spoiler Warning*

    The Witcher Storyline Video *Spoiler Warning*

    So, The Witcher 2 Enhanced Edition is here and there is a lot of commotion about how it is a fantastic game with a brilliant storyline. However, there may be some of you out there that never had the chance to go through the first game and perhaps feel somewhat reluctant to jump on board […]

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  • Realms of Ancient War – Hackin’ and a Slashin’

    Realms of Ancient War – Hackin’ and a Slashin’

    Recently I received word of an upcoming action RPG called Realms of Ancient War (aka R.A.W), being developed by Wizarbox for XBLA, PSN and the PC. More recently a new trailer has been released show casing the warrior that you can see below. With rough competition in the near future of hack ‘n’ slashers (i.e. […]

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  • South Park: Tenorman’s Revenge Review (XBLA)

    South Park: Tenorman’s Revenge Review (XBLA)

    Even if you have never watched the show, most people will be familiar with South Park. The group of characters and their distinctive animation are everywhere and they continue to attract great interest. This game South Park: Tenorman’s Revenge is a 2D platform game that takes its cues from some well known games from the past. Developed […]

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  • Yesterday Review (PC)

    Yesterday Review (PC)

    It’s been a while since I’ve played a good point and click adventure game which has captured my attention so I play it through and through. Some have been too long and too boring, others have been short, but not interesting at all. Yesterday by Pendulo Studios is a perfect blend of engaging story, intuitive […]

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