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Lego Dimensions Will Be Getting A Huge Expansion

LegoDimensions Warner Bros, TT Games, and the Lego Group announced an expansion of Lego Dimensions today. We have all the details (and a trailer) below! On September 27th, even more figures will start launching for Lego Dimensions. Some of the franchises that have been announced are Sonic, Harry Potter, the Ghostbusters (reboot), E.T., A-Team, Goonies, and many others. There will be 16 new properties added to Lego Dimensions in all! Whew. I was really amazed and stunned by today’s announcement ...

 

More Thoughts From Me #22: Crash & Burn

BurnoutTakedown I’m not a realistic racing game fan. You can keep Forza and the rest. For me, the best racers are the unrealistic ones like Need For Speed, Mario Kart, and my all-time favorite: Burnout! Today, I want to talk about Burnout and why I think its so cool. I don’t drive in real life. I tried to learn, but I was terrible at it. Believe me when I say that we are all much safer with me not on the…

 

South Park: The Fractured But Whole Is Still Coming

467ef9f4-7d3f-425e-bf64-2fc8e627ee2a_120x129 When South Park: The Stick Of Truth came out for the leading consoles in 2014, it marked new heights for South Park in gaming. IGN's review likened the game to playing a 14-hour South Park episode, which feels like exactly what creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker set out to accomplish. It's an immersive and hilarious RPG that took place in an extraordinarily detailed setting based on the town fans are so familiar with from the show.

 
 

Skylanders Imaginators Will Be Coming In October to Consoles

SkylandersImaginatorslogo A brand new Skylanders game was announced today! Check out the details below. Activision announced Skylanders Imaginators today for all current and next generation consoles (there will be no 3DS version though). The game will be coming on October 16th and cost $74.99. Here is the press release for the game: ” KIDS CREATE THEIR ULTIMATE SKYLANDERS IN SKYLANDERS IMAGINATORS The Only Way to Bring a Gigantic Flaming Chipmunk-Headed Tornado Twisting Dino-Legged Turtle-Shelled Bowslinger ...

 

More Thoughts From Me #21: Games Shouldn’t End on Cliffhangers

Halo2 Recently, I was playing a game that I really loved. I got to the end and….it said the words To Be Continued. I couldn’t believe it. I felt really let down. And I have no idea if there is going to be a sequel. That’s the worst part. Today, I want to talk about games and cliffhanger endings. Here’s the truth about video games: you just never know how well a game will sell. What if you create a video…

 

May 2016 Loot Crate Unboxing and Review

index I have been anticipating my Loot Crate this entire month. I just recently signed up with Loot Crate's affiliate program, and waiting for that first box to arrive here at GamesReviews has been brutal. But, it has arrived, and our unboxing video can be seen directly below this introduction. Wondering what I thought of all the items that came in this months box? Jump below the video to get a breakdown of each and every item that came in the box! Special shout out to Andrea at Loot Crate for ...

 
 

AC Worldwide to create Halo speakers

1Halo-Header_690x350 AC Worldwide, a company known for creating outstanding bluetooth speakers - have you seen the Star Wars heads!? - has teamed up with 343 Industries to create a line of Halo speakers. We've reached out to the PR company for AC Worldwide and they were gracious enough to supply us with some details, as well as some samples in the near future!

 

Geek Fuel May 2016 Unboxing and Review

20160530_202822 We are back with another subscription box unboxing video, and this time it is Geek Fuel's May 2016 box with items from Deadpool, Game of Thrones (unfortunately not in mine!), Uncharted, and more! This was our first time looking at a Geek Fuel box and apparently we got set up just in time to get what might be the best subscription box from start to finish that I have ever seen. Thanks to Mike over at Geek Fuel for hooking us up with this box to review. Our full written review is below the video!

 

1 Up Box May 2016 RPG Unboxing and Review

20160530_202631 We just recently got our first 1 Up Box in the mail, and of course, we had to unbox it and review the contents. For it being the first box I got from this company, I have to say the bar is set fairly high. Check out the video directly below here and the full review with pictures will follow. Thanks again to 1 Up Box for sending this over. If you want to order your own 1 Up Box, just head to www.1upbox.com and get the subscription length that you want!

 
 

Minecraft’s Battle Mini Game Is Coming to Consoles In June

MinecraftBattle Minecraft developer Mojang announced today that a new mini-game called Battle would be coming to the console versions of Minecraft in June! We have the full details on this new mini-game below. Battle, an upcoming mini-game for Minecraft, will be coming in June for consoles (including the Wii U). According to the press release for the mini-game, Battle is “free competitive multiplayer content that comes with three maps.” There will be additional maps that you can buy for $2.99 ...