It's Christmas time which means its time for our LEGO friends to fill us with some awesome Christmas cheer in promotion of the upcoming second movie.
It has been one year since Mario had to start dealing with an invasion of Rabbids on the Nintendo Switch in the turn-based strategy game Mario+Rabbids Kingdom Battle. And to honor the occasion, Ubisoft has announced that they will be hosting a worldwide Community Competition for players of this cartoon mashup. Commencing this month and continuing into 2019, the competition …
You could say that every game is an action game technically, but for this category? We’re talking about the games that had a very specific kind of action. The games that swung swords, gave the richest of explosions and landed the most devastating haymakers possible were what we were after this year, and 2018 didn’t disappoint.
At first glance, Smash Bros Ultimate seems like a simple collection of everything that’s ever been in a Smash Bros game, stuffed into a single package. And that’s exactly what it is. While it doesn’t have every mode, the series has seen, it is home to every single stage and character the party fighting game has ever had. There’s a lot more to it than that though.
Without competition, the world would be a whole lot less ambitious, leading to life being kind of…well boring. Sports games were in fine form in 2018, with action taking place on a variety of tracks, fields and pitches. Here’s a look at some of the very best competition that made for some heated gaming moments this year.
The Umbrella Academy is the upcoming Netflix series that follows the lives of seven super-powered children who were adopted by a billionaire and raised to protect the world from deadly threats under the auspices of the Umbrella Academy. However after a few years the group became estranged and split up, with each going their own way. They’re brought back together years later following the death of their adopted father, and must reunite when one of their number begins experiencing apocalyptic visions.
Video games may be a visual medium, but without any audio they’d just be a collection of good-looking shells that were hollow inside. Music creates an atmosphere, it tells a story and pushes players in the right direction when a game needs to pick up the pace. They’re the subliminal prods that keep the momentum going, but there are times when a game’s soundtrack can stay with you long after the end credits have rolled. Here’s a look, at the video game soundtracks that defined 2018.
Usually, the week ahead of kickass comic books is an easy process: Scour the solicitations, find what looks amazing and choo…
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