Brad Webster

Just your average guy who loves writing and loves video games. What a crazy mix!

New DLC for Sniper Elite V2 on PC Now Available

Rebellion has released some new free and pay DLC for the month of October. Revealed just yesterday, players will receive the previously released pay multiplayer map, the Neudorf Outpost now absolutely free. As well as this fans can now try out the new on-line game types Dog Tag Harvest and Team Dog Tag Harvest (free-for-all and team deathmatch modes respectively). Similar to Call of Duty’s K...

DmC Devil May Cry – New York Comic Con 2012 Trailer

A new trailer for the upcoming hack-and-slash game, DmC Devil May Cry has just been released. In it we see some new combat and moves as well as the newly revealed Gauntlets finally getting a piece of the action, with only concept art of the weapons being seen until now. The Devil May Cry series is widely popular thanks to its particular emphasis on style and looking cool while you’re fighting the ...

Lord of the Rings Online: Riders of Rohan Released Today

The expansion to the highly popular free-to-play MMO, Lord of the Rings Online released today. Fans will be able to explore the largest single land mass yet available for the game. If you’re going to be doing all that adventuring however, you’ll need one of the many new Rohirin War Steeds available just for this expansion. As well as this, mounted combat has also been added in, which w...

Dead Island: Riptide New Screenshots Revealed

Techland has released some new screenshots for its upcoming sequel, Dead Island: Riptide. There are five in total and they depict some of the new environments that will be available in the game. Hopefully this means that it will in fact be more varied than the original, which although it did altar between resort, town and city every now and again, it still had a few too many sewer levels for my ta...

Fable: The Journey Launch Trailer

The latest addition to the Fable franchise has just been released to the public. This particular entry is in the form of a Kinect title and is set 50 years after Fable 3. While some gamers may be against this change of direction for the series, it is good to see that Lionhead are trying new angles for the title. Each Fable release so far has been met with mixed reactions all across the board, but ...

Serious Sam 3: BFE Coming to Xbox Live

The incredibly popular Serious Sam 3 for PC garnered much critical acclaim amongst fans and reviewers alike. The epic 16 player Campaign co-op being just one of the reasons for its incredible popularity. The game itself harkens back to gaming of old with no cover system or recharging health and a huge emphasis on insanely large amounts of enemies for you to strafe and shoot at on each level. Well ...

The Concept of Death In Video Games

Death in video games is always handled differently. Some games you may simply respawn at the closest checkpoint, reload your gun and try again. Others may make you restart with fewer supplies or even back at the start of the level.  Death has always been a motivation to succeed in games, as we humans detest failure. Check out more recent years and you can really see the trend towards more inventiv...

Borderlands 2 “Girlfriend Skill Tree” Lands Gearbox in Hot Water

Borderlands 2 Game Designer John Hemingway recently spoke in an interview about a skill tree unique to the DLC only fifth class of the game, the Mechromancer. Stating within that it was for the people who “suck at first-person shooters” but want to help their friends out in the game. That wasn’t what sparked the incredible fan reaction however; it was more so because of his description...

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