Yearly Archives: 2009

to read a book

The game itself looks like a second-class God of War, but the absurdly gothdark/roid-rage visualizations on the “Explore Hell” part of the site has, oddly, made me want to read the books. So I guess kudos to EA for spending … Continue reading

hitman mega round-up

Even though I run around saying Hitman 4: Blood Money!! is one of the best games ever, I can’t really say that without having played Hitmen 1-3. Maybe they’re good too? Is it possible for greatness to have been begat … Continue reading

tears for kurup

As an aside and addendum, here’s an interview with IO Interactive’s Jens Peter Kurup, the game’s director, about critical reaction to Kane & Lynch. The Gamespot review he mentions is here. Three interesting things: 1) The game’s actual market was … Continue reading

kane & lynch: dead men

Kane & Lynch: Dead Men (2007) IO Interactive Played on PC Genre: Buddy Movie Tech Demo The first part of this is (here) The plot centers around Kane, a former mercenary who is busted out of a death row transport … Continue reading

kane & lynch: in utero

I spent about 4 hours playing it last night and I’m pretty sure am a level or two away from the end. The best I can say about it is that it reminds me of The Club, or really any … Continue reading