Disparate Measures

Lasting First Impressions of Starhawk from Lighbox Interactive I was first introduced to Starhawk, developed by Lightbox Interactive, last week at the Sony Spring Showcase event. I hadn’t heard of this title until that ev...
by Sean
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The End of an Era

Lasting First Impressions of Gears of War 3 from Epic Games Back in 2006, a little known title hit the shores of an unsuspecting XBOX360 audience.  It was a new IP and a new contender in an already saturated market of shooter ...
by Sean
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Making Fitness Fun

Lasting First Impressions of Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2012 from Ubisoft One of last year’s premiere Kinect release titles was Ubisoft’s Your Shape: Fitness Evolved, their foray into the fitness genre of gaming th...
by Sean
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OMG! it’s Sniper Elite 4

Sniper Elite 4, the latest entry in the Sniper Elite franchise, from Rebellion, sneaks its way onto the scene on February 14th, 2017. In this episode of OMG! it’s, Sean and Tycko take on both Overwatch and Campaign modes ...
by Sean
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The Land of Giants

Lasting First Impressions of Skylanders Giants Developed by Toys For Bob  |  Published by Activision » 2011’s biggest toy sensation for children wasn’t even a toy at all.  It was a video game that essentially brought th...
by Sean
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The Battle for Earth

Lasting First Impressions of Hybrid Developed by 5th Cell  |  Published by Microsoft » Developer 5th Cell, known primarily for their Scibblenauts series, steps out of their comfort zone with Hybrid, a third-person, cover-bas...
by Maranda
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 25

The One with the Numerology » This is it. The 25th episode of The OMG! Hour. It’s hard to believe we’ve made it this far. This week we discuss the Guild Wars 2 Halloween contest, Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams, Sile...
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Episode 26: All About ABC

07:54 – Gotham *Spoilers* 12:20 – The Muppets 17:48 – Arrow 20:59 – Goldbergs 25:11 – The Librarians 29:16 – The Amazing Race 32:10 – The Player 32:55 – Once Upon a Time 35:24 ...
by Sean
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Episode 206: The One with the Red-Headed Menace

Recorded on June 2nd, 2016, this episode of The OMG! Hour features game discussions of Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection, Kick & Fennick, Dead Island Definitive Edition, and Elite Dangerous. In the news this week, we d...
by Sean
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Episode 35: Cliffhanger Ending!

07:08 – 11.22.63 18:46 – The 100 27:25 – How I Met Your Mother 32:37 – Schitt’s Creek 34:28 – Happy Valley 36:33 – The Goldbergs 38:16 – The X-Files 43:16 – Community Question 4...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 88

The One with Nintendo’s Troubles It was an interesting week in gaming news as King.com decided they were going to trademark the word “candy”, and Nintendo posts more losses and adjusts their Wii U sales forcas...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 53

The One with the One hat else was there to talk about this week? We talk at length about Microsoft’s big press conference unveiling the Xbox One.  Is this the console we’ve been looking for? Does Microsoft have ano...
by Sean
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Episode 199: The One Before the Big Change

It all ends here.  The OMG! Hour will never be the same after next week as we move into a new era and begin Live Streaming the show.  Be sure to tune in on April 14th, 7:30pm EST on our YouTube channel. Games Discussed this w...
by Sean
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An Alien Experiment

Lasting First Impressions of Warp from Trapdoor Warp, developed by Trapdoor and published by EA Games, is a wonderful stealth, puzzle game that I first had the pleasure of seeing demoed at PAX East 2011.  It’s been a long ti...
by Sean
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Pedal to the Metal

Lasting First Impressions of Forza Horizon Developed by Playground Games & Turn 10 Studios  |  Published by Microsoft Studios » If you were to take all racing game fans and ask them their preferred type of racing game, y...
by Sean
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The Last of Us Review

The Journey The Last of Us, by Naughty Dog, is proof that, while this generation of consoles may be coming to an end, it won’t do so quietly.  This game starts off by ripping your heart out and running with it as you try...
by Sean
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Become a Superhero

Lasting First Impressions of PowerUp Heroes from Ubisoft Okay, I never saw this one coming and I had no idea what it was when it arrived.  PowerUp Heroes seemed to fly under the radar and just stealthily appeared in stores one...
by Sean
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Play Your Way

Lasting First Impressions of Dishonored Developed by Arkane Studios  |  Published by Bethesda Softworks » This late in the current generation of consoles, it is rare to see studios taking chances on brand new IPs, especially...
by Sean
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Episode 5: Ghostbusters the Videogame

Ghostbusters the Videogame: Interview with Ken Rogoway Movies based on video games are usually very, very bad. Video games based on movies have a more polarizing track record. They are usually really good or really bad. In t...
by Sean
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Waking the Dragon

Lasting First Impressions of Sleeping Dogs Developed by United Front Games  |  Published by Square Enix » New kid on the Open-World block, Sleeping Dogs, was originally conceived as True Crime: Hong Kong before receiving a c...
by Sean
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Gamers Unscripted: Episode 45

The Best Cheeseburger This week’s Hosts: TJ Prudhomme (@tmoHOU87) – Open Forum Radio Jeremy Lyons (@Ruiner2) – Dads Getting Grounded Larry Asberry (@Bluemanrule) – Open Forum Radio / Facetious Mike Mah...
by Sean
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PAX East 2018: Day Two In Review

It’s the end of Day 2 for PAX East 2018 and we record this episode, for the first time ever, in front of a live studio audience. And we may have been drinking before this episode started…. Either way, we cover the 5...
by Sean
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Episode 181: The One with My First Achievement

Ten Years of Xbox Achievements For the first time in a while we find out the free games for both Games with Gold and PlayStation Plus in the same week. Which list are we more excited about. With Fallout 4 still fresh in our con...
by Sean
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Halo Spartan Assault

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Our Final Take 2 / 5 - Below Average
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 81

The One with the Install Times With so much time on his hands this week, Sean played a stack of games and gives mini reviews on each of them. Then goes on to rant a little bit about the long load times for games on Xbox One bef...
by Sean
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Blood Splatter

Lasting First Impressions of Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge Developed by Team Ninja  |  Published by Nintendo » The Ninja Gaiden franchise has always been a series of hard-core action games with a difficulty set so high that...
by Sean
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Episode 21: Superheroes!

There are so many superhero shows on TV now that we talk A LOT about them.  Well, for half the show anyway.  Be prepared for a few more spoiler warnings too because we definitely spoil some stuff about shows such as The Flash...
by Sean
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Sniper Elite 3

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Our Final Take 4 / 5 - Very Good
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 108

The One with the Alpha Last weekend we had the privilege of playing the Destiny Alpha along with hundreds, perhaps thousands of other players and we dive into our impressions of the game.  For a game that we were excited abou...
by Sean
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Summer of Arcade: Week One

Lasting First Impressions of Bastion from Supergiant Games PAX East back in March was full of promising games, many of which have already been released since. One game in particular, which I had the pleasure of playing back the...
by Sean
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