After several years of Crash Bandicoot, Spyro the Dragon, and Call of Duty, Activision and Vicarious Visions have announced a reunion with an old friend…A friend who lent his name and expertise to what would become a legendary series of sports games — Everyone’s favorite skateboarder…Tony Hawk. Starting on September 4, gamers and skateboarders alike […]
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‘Modern Warfare 2’ is turning 11 this year, and Activision has already begun celebrating!
If you were around in the late-90’s and early-2000’s, you’ll most likely remember just how big of a deal the Tony Hawk game franchise was. It brought skateboarding games to mainstream success thanks to its easy-to-pick-up gameplay, memorable music, and skatepark-sized amount of replay value. And despite a nasty bail in the form of Tony Hawk’s […]
Few gamers would disagree that Crash Bandicoot was a very important piece of the PlayStation One’s library. Our orange marsupial hero starred in terrific platformers that went toe-to-toe with big franchises like Mario and Sonic the Hedgehog. And let’s not forget about Crash Team Racing, Sony’s heavily-revered answer to the iconic Mario Kart 64. CTR […]
Game companies love to create games based on licensed properties, but they sometimes don’t think of the possible consequences; Making tie-in games based on books, movies, and TV programs is not necessarily a bad idea, but one small mistake (Technological or otherwise) can ultimately relegate them to bargain bins and mediocre review scores. Many popular […]