Archive for the High-tec Category

Cafe World

Cafe World

This review is written by SoulReaper @ Asianfanatics. This is a personal opinion and no personal attacks are intended. Title: Cafe WorldDeveloper / Publisher: ZyngaPlatform: PCGenre: CasualApplication (s) needed: FacebookTarget audience: Everyone Following in the footsteps of its many competitors on the popular social networking site Facebook, Zynga’s Cafe World has also made its mark [...]

Bejeweled Blitz

Bejeweled Blitz

This review is written by SoulReaper @Asianfanatics. This is a personal opinion and no personal attacks are intended. Title: Bejeweled Blitz Developer/Publisher: PopCap Platform: PC Genre: Casual, Strategy Application(s) needed: Facebook Target audience: Everyone Ever since its launch, the Bejeweled Blitz’s predecessor, none other than the first Bejeweled game itself, has been a hit despite [...]

Mario Kart DS

Mario Kart DS

Title: Mario Kart DS Developer/ Publisher: Nintendo Genre: Kart Racing Platform: Nintendo DS Release Date: Nov 14, 2005 ESRB: Everyone This review is written by SoulReaper @ Asianfanatics. It is a personal opinion, and no personal attacks are intended. What beats having fun with your friends on the wireless DS network? Nothing! Mario Kart DS [...]

Time Hollow

Time Hollow

Title: Time Hollow Developer: Tenky Publisher: Konami Platform: Nintendo DS Genre: Adventure Date released: September 28, 2008 This review is written by SoulReaper @AsianFanatics. It is a personal opinion, and no personal attacks are intended. A mysterious pen can either make you a hero or a devil by amending a mistake in the past, to [...]

Shop-n-Spree

Shop-n-Spree

Title: Shop-n-Spree Developer/Publisher: Viqua Games Genre: Casual Platform: PC This review is written by SoulReaper @Asianfanatics. This is a personal opinion and no personal attacks are intended. Just like any other Hidden-Object games that have been released in the market, Shop-n-Spree is about finding certain items to clear the level. Serving customers who enter the [...]

Wizard101

Wizard101

Title: Wizard101 Developer/Publisher: KingsIsle Entertainment, Inc Genre: MMORPG Platform: PC Website: http://www.wizard101.com This review is written by SoulReaper @Asianfanatics. This is a personal opinion and no personal attacks are intended. In this online world of wizardry, there exists 7 magic classes to pick from, each having its own pros and cons. This whole class-picking system [...]

Rude Ethics In-game: A Growing Trend or A Reflection of Today’s Society?

 Rude Ethics In-game: A Growing Trend or A Reflection of Today's Society?

The term “noob” has a variety of definitions in the gaming dictionary, but it is normally another meaning for “newbie”, which usually refers to someone who is playing a game for the very first time. However, it’s been a growing trend for gamers to use the term as a way to put down or ridicule [...]

Earphones as Microphones

Earphones as Microphones

Have you ever tried plugging your earphones to the microphone outlet and speaking through it? If not, try it now – get your earphones (PC headphones, portable music player earphones etc.), plug them in the microphone outlet and open a recording application in your computer so that you can record or see if your voice [...]

Play Testing: All in the name of fun? … Not really.

Play Testing: All in the name of fun? ... Not really.

When I say play testing jobs, I’m talking about ones that really pay you, not one of those beta testing for online games in closed beta. That’s a voluntary thing and you don’t get paid for contributing. I recall sitting in front of the computer doing the same thing over and over again in the [...]

Restaurant City

Restaurant City

This review is written by SoulReaper @Asianfanatics. This is a personal opinion and no personal attacks are intended. Title: Restaurant City Developer/Publisher: Playfish Platform: PC Genre: Casual, somewhat Educational Application(s) needed: Facebook Target audience: Everyone