Tag Archives: Game

10 Reasons To Play Guild Wars 2

It’s been a crazy weekend since the world of Guild Wars 2 was open to those who had pre-ordered the game. While the game does look very unconventional as compared to the mountain of other MMORPGs out there, its this unwillingness to follow the “rules” by the developers that has gotten the game so much attention. In this month’s POPCulture …

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Endless Space Reviewed

Endless Space is Amplitude Studios take on the ever popular 4X space strategy genre that seen countless game developers try to conquer but fail. After all, every game that comes out in this genre has to face the benchmark of being compared to the grand daddy of all 4x space strategy games, Master of Orion and not many come out …

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Civilization V: Gods & Kings Review

The Civilization (or Civ for short) game series is perhaps one of the most famous turn based strategy games in the gaming industry that has always excited fans to no end. Not only does it give you the power to shape the destiny of your chosen people, but the many victory conditions means many more hours of re-playability. 2010’s Civilization …

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Asia Cosplay Meet (ACM) Thailand 2012

Cosplay fans were in for a treat as the highly anticipated Asia Cosplay Meet (ACM) Thailand was held here in Singapore over a June weekend. This saw 5 teams of 3 cosplayers from Thailand down in Singapore to compete for the right to represent their country in the ACM finals held at this year’s Cosfest. Organised by the Singapore Cosplay …

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Diablo 3 Cosplay Picks

Cosplay or Costume Play has definitely grown over the years in both awareness and influence with more people becoming aware of this hobby. While still dominated mainly by Asians due to the popularity of Japanese animation and comics characters, there is definitely a place for western cosplay and influences as well. In this months issue, we decided to look towards …

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Mass Effect 3 Extended Cut

Let me start off by saying that I am a massive Mass Effect fan, i was captivated by the struggle of Commander Shepard and his crew with the Reapers but no amount of love for the series could ever cover up my disappointment with the ending of Mass Effect 3; it somehow felt inadequate and rushed. I felt that NONE …

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Diablo 3 – Farming Gold & Experience For New Players

Probably the most common question asked on the forums and searched for with regards to Blizzard’s 3rd installment in their Action RPG masterpiece, Diablo 3, is where to farm for experience and gold. After all, it is no secret that the Diablo series is all about getting good gear and to be able to use the best gear, you gotta …

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Diablo 3 Reviewed

A game that is about 12 years in the making and sees a queue that would make local rallies look like a class outing, Diablo 3 has not only taken Singapore by storm but also the whole world. Our resident gamer on the PC, Kenneth Wong dives into the depths of the Skeleton King to the reaches of the High …

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Ghost Recon: Future Soldier Reviewed

The father of modern FPS returns Ghost Recon: Future Soldier’s development history is similar to its Tom Clancy branded and Ubisoft published brethren Splinter Cell Conviction . Both games debuted early but was delayed for an indefinite period of time and both ultimately took a drastic change that turned its ordinary convention upside down, breathing new life into both franchises. …

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Diablo III: Wrath Animated Short

The animated short, Diablo III: Wrath, has been released as the build up to the highly anticipated action role playing game, Diablo III. Presented by Blizzard and Titmouse Inc. together with director Peter Chung, the short animation gives fans a quick look into the time before the Diablo series of games. In the short animated clip, Deckard Cain is seen …

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Guild Wars 2 Beta Weekend 1

The first beta weekend for the highly anticipated Guild Wars 2 came and gone like the wind. After all as the saying goes, time flies when you are having fun. In fact it felt like time decided to hook on booster packs to try and go into hyperdrive mode. For those who are wondering whats with all the hype about …

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Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning – Teeth of Naros Review

It’s not all too long ago that Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning gamers had their first taste of its first DLC from 38 Studios and Big Huge Games, The Legend of Dead Kel. The DLC opened up a big new area for exploration and questing with a storyline and characters that were in some sense cliche but still very acceptable for …

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Looking Forward To The Guild Wars 2 Beta Weekend

It is no big secret that if there is one thing the fan community loves, it is being invited to beta sessions. Sometimes this could be in the form of a closed beta where the invitation is random or to specific people and sometimes it could be an open beta weekend where anyone can register, download the game client, log …

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Crysis 3 Official Announce Gameplay Trailer

Electronic Arts and Crytek has released the Official Announce Gameplay Trailer to their highly anticipated first person shooter, Crysis 3. Powered by Crytek’s latest CryENGINE® 3, the hunted becomes the hunter as the game puts players in a game world with unparalleled visuals and dynamic shooter gameplay. In Crysis 3, players take on the role of ‘Prophet’ as he returns …

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Mass Effect 3 Reviewed

The final chapter in Commander Shepard’s Story comes to an explosive end The sense of things are about to come to an end is omnipresent in Mass Effect 3, even from the very beginning. The Reapers, towering metal death machines resembling large metal squids descends calmly on an earth hapless to defend itself, caught by surprise; the humans on earth …

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