House of the Dead

E3 Impressions – Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles

House of the Dead: Overkill set the bar high for on-rail shooters for the Wii, bringing a linear game to life with solid gameplay and over-the-top humor.  Will Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles make a suitable rival?  I met up with Capcom’s Matt Delgran to find out.

Poll – Shooter shoot out

There are a decent variety of shooters, but I distilled them down to four essential types.  First-person shooters (FPS) like Sega’s upcoming The Conduit, on-rails shooters like House Of The Dead Overkill, Shoot ’em ups (SHMUPS) like Gradius ReBirth, or scrollers like Metal Slug 7. {democracy:79} Vote and then tell us which game is your favorite shooter in comments!

New Game Get – Nintendo releases for the week ending February 14th

Wowee!  What a week for new releases!  I can’t say much more than look at this list: DS My DoItAll Retro Game Challenge Wii Deadly Creatures NASCAR Kart Racing Onechanbara: Bikini Zombie Slayers The House of the Dead: Overkill Not so much a question of what are you getting, but what have you been waiting to get this week?

Overkill brimming with potential, campy humor

Two nurses, their white scrubs dripping with blood, operate on a decimated body in the distance. As you approach, an exaggerated voice breaks the silence. “Your symptoms: cold sweats. Irregular heartbeat. Anxiety,” says the voice. “The diagnosis: bleeding horror that cuts like a scalpel to the heart. There is only one cure.” “A white-hot bullet to the brain.” So...