Reliving the Nightmare

Lasting First Impressions of The War of the Worlds from Paramount Digital Entertainment Last week saw the release of Paramount Digital Entertainment’s The War of the Worlds, a side-scrolling run-for-your-life action game ...
by Sean
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Player Profile: Maranda Carvell

Today we welcome fellow community gamer and a long-time supporter of Lasting First Impressions, Maranda Carvell to our Player Profile questionnaire.  Maranda is a mother of 4 wonderful children, and a woman of many talents.  ...
by Sean
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PC

PAX East Preview: Outlast

Developed by Red Barrels Games » During the annual gathering of nerds known as PAX East, I had the pleasure to spend some time with a new survival horror game that is going to prove almost too scary to ever spend a lot of tim...
by Sean
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Derezzed

Lasting First Impressions of Tron Evolution: Battle Grids from Disney Interactive In 1982, Disney released a highly experimental movie which, despite the stunning imagery found in the film, was a failure at the box office. It w...
by Sean
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Special Forces Team X

Developed by Zombie Studios A Third Person Mess t is a common thing to run into various multiplayer shooter games these days; a market niche overflowing with titles. Too many in my opinion, but that is another story. Zombie Ga...
by Omar
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Doing Things Differently

Personal Reflections of Guild Wars 2 » The gaming industry is ripe full of MMORPG games and it seems that everywhere you turn, another studio is working on yet another MMO.  Both Free-to-Play and Pay-to-Play models exist and ...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 33

The One with the GOTY Countdown, Part III » It’s the Finale of our 3-part series counting down to the OMG! Hour 2012 Game of the Year.  In this episode Sean and Jeff are joined by Maranda to discuss their picks for the ...
by Sean
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All the World’s a Stage

Lasting First Impressions of Black Knight Sword Developed by Grasshopper Manufacture  |  Published by D3Publisher » Black Knight Sword, from the crazy minds of Suda 51 and Grasshopper Manufacture, is an exercise in the absol...
by Sean
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Max: The Curse of Brotherhood

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Our Final Take 4 / 5 - Very Good
by John
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3DS

The Long Road Ahead

Lasting First Impressions of Lego Lord of the Rings Developed by TT Games  |  Published by Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment » I love Lego. If you were to visit my home you would see my epic 5200 piece Millennium Fal...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 34

The One with the Anticipation Happy New Year and welcome to the first episode of 2013! Maranda joins Jeff and Sean once again to discuss all the games we’re looking forward to in 2013.  We also take some time to talk abo...
by Sean
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Looking Ahead at 2013

A new year is upon us and it is this time that everyone looks ahead to what gaming will bring us next.  Last year’s games are behind us, they’ve received their Game of the Year nominations and wins, but that’s all histor...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: episode 23

The One with the Space Cadet » Just when we thought we had our timing correct, we still went over an hour.  Having a couple of great interviews will do that.  More Project Play interviews come your way this week, including P...
by TheOMGHour
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 35

The One with the New Guy » There’s lots of news to discuss this week as CES in Las Vegas is over with. Steam Boxes, and Microsoft’s new “Holodeck” tech demo make the rounds as well as updates on the THQ...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 15

The One with the Cat Fight » Craig gets his life back, temporarily, Sean goes on Vacation, and both have stories to tell about their adventures.  Late breaking news for the first time on The OMG! Hour with the rumours of OnLi...
by TheOMGHour
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 5

The One With the Epic E3 Epitomization »This one is a long one; an Epic one, if you may. In honour of Video Games’ largest annual show, we bring you an extra long look at what we took away from E3 this week.  Our though...
by TheOMGHour
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Healthy Gaming Diary: Week 4

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 Dear Diary, Today began another new Kinect fitness program developed in association with The Biggest Loser trainer, Jillian Michaels.  With such success behind her name, you’d think that Jillian Mic...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 26

The One with the Can’t Hear You Song » Besides talking about what we’ve been playing this week: HAWKEN, Guild Wars 2 (Jeff hit level 80. Ding!), NFS: Most Wanted, and Assassin’s Creed III, we also discuss these q...
by TheOMGHour
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 6

The One with the Red Head » In today’s episode we learn why Sean is sporting a bright red head, courtesy of his trip to Canada’s Wonderland.  Craig has finally been able to catch up on some older titles and he tel...
by TheOMGHour
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 9

The One with the Extended Cut » This is it. The last of the single digit episodes. Welcome to the OMG! Hour in which we talk about the new Mass Effect 3 Extended Cut DLC. Is it worth going back to? Is Sony preparing for a fut...
by TheOMGHour
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An All-Star Brawl

Lasting First Impressions of Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale Developed by SuperBot Entertainment  |  Published by Sony Computer Entertainment » Personally I think PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale is a game that’s lo...
by Diana
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Indoor Pool

Lasting First Impressions of Michael Phelps: Push the Limit from 505 Games Multiple Gold Medalist winner, Michael Phelps, along with developers 505 Games are aiming to bring, for the first time ever, the thrill and excitement o...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 13

The One with All the Games (Literally) » We’re terribly sorry (well, okay we’re not) but it’s another long one this week folks.  Weighing in at a whopping 2 hours, Sean and Craig talk about quite a few of th...
by TheOMGHour
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 21

The One with the Missing Host » Something is missing here.  A host is missing, to be more specific.  As much as we all love our great hobby of gaming, sometimes Real Life needs to take precedence and that’s what happen...
by TheOMGHour
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Episode 25: Strange Characters, Strange Stories

04:56 – Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 12:34 – Heroes Reborn *Spoilers* 18:35 – Grimm 20:28 – Code Black 21:55 – Limitless 22:48 – Sleepy Hollow 25:56 – Supergirl 32:10 – The Walking Dead...
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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The OMG! Hour: Episode 22

The One with the Revolution » Jeff returns as co-host again this week and we discuss the orginal and upcoming XCOM game as well as some Holiday titles that Sean saw at Sony’s Holiday Event this week including Injustice: ...
by TheOMGHour
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 16

The One with the Unscheduled Rant » We recorded this one early so Craig could go gallivanting across Canada to join his band in some shows this weekend.  This week’s show finds Ryan McCaffrey returning for his own run i...
by TheOMGHour
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Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China

Lasting First Impressions When one speaks of the Assassin’s Creed series of games, one usually thinks of cutting edge 3D game engines and photo realistic graphics paired with a huge open world sandbox of a game.  Well, throw...
by Sean
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Living 2D in a 3D World

Lasting First Impressions of Rayman Origins from Ubisoft I remember the original Rayman game, released on the Sony PlayStation back in 1995, with much fondness.  I would spend hours playing Rayman and loved every moment of it....
by Sean
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