As stated this is the first Nintendo Direct since the passing of Satoru Iwata President and CEO of Nintendo. This Nintendo Direct marks off the end of this year and the first half of next year with a strong and health lineup of new games, sequels, remakes, amiibos and surprises. Love them or hate them, there’s something here for everyone.
Sunset Overdrive is a Xbox One exclusive game by Insomniac Games. Insomniac is know for their crazy over the top and creative weapons and designs from the Ratchet and Clank series. They look to be bringing unadulterated fun to the console.
Starhawk is the Spiritual successor to Warhawk that was released by Sony in 2007. Like it’s predecessor it is a third person shooter where you can utilize both land and air vehicles in 32 multiplayer combat. The early access public beta for PS Plus user was released recently and I got the chance to play. Is Starhawk able to stand along the likes of Call of Duty and Battlefield?
The third installment of Naughty Dog’s Uncharted franchise is finally here. Nathan Drake is back again on another Indiana Jones style adventure exploring ruins and fighting bad guys. While the gameplay has always been fairly average the spectacle, look, feel, writing and characters standout from any other game in the shooter genre. Does Uncharted 3 live up what Uncharted 2 did for the series or will this be a forgotten treasure.
You play as Nathan Drake along with his good friend Victor Sullivan are set to find the Iram of the Pillars the lost city that they believe that Sir Francis Drake discovered and kept secret from the world. The story begins in a bar in England as Drake and Sully attempt to sell Sir Francis Drake’s ring to a shady organization. The two men knowing how to have a good time cause a commotion to draw out the leader Katherine Marlowe who holds the half of key to solving Sir Francis Drake’s secret voyage with the ring being the second half.