**Update 63% combo using one bar, interactable, with the strength trait activated. Check inside to see the video.**
Injustice is out and in my opinion, its one of the best comic book based games I’ve ever played.
Here is a small combo video of Solomon Grundy. It shows different ways of catching an opponent using the trait as well as the different amounts of damage that can be done. Last combo dealt 60% damage using one bar. Continue reading →
Today is the big day. At 6 pm EST this evening, the next generation of console wars begins with the official announcement of the Playstation 4. Sony will unveil its latest console and AwesomeSmack will be planted to the screen watching it live.
You can watch the stream above and I’ll be making updates of key announcements and news live. For those are unable to watch it, just keep your finger on the F5 key or refresh button for the latest news. Also check out the news roundup to see what we know of the Playstation 4. Continue reading →
“Antichamber will hereby known as Oh My God, My Favorite Game of PAX… If you get a chance to play this, do not hesitate.” – Stephen Totilo, Kotaku
“Even as the developer told me what the game was doing to mess with my brain while I was playing it, it still succeeded in messing with my brain.” – John Walker, Rock Paper Shotgun
“One of the most fascinating finalists at this year’s IndieCade festival… a philosophical and visually-unprecedented experience.”
Back in 2009, Indie developer Alexander Bruce, started developing a game called Hazard: The Journey of Life. Due to a coding error, Alexander had to rethink what kind of game he was trying to create and thus Antichamber came about. Continue reading →
During this week’s Nintendo Direct, they announced an HD remake (or remaster if you will) of The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker for the Nintendo Wii U. Wind Waker HD isn’t just a high resolution port, they are also making some pretty big changes. Continue reading →
AwesomeSmack announces today that we will be broadcasting on Twitch.tv. In the coming weeks, there will be upgrades to our system so that we can provide better stream and recordings. Keep an eye out in the future as we will be broadcasting box opening, new and old games, and so on.
Check us out today as we will be streaming various games through the day. Don’t forget to follow AwesomeSmack on Twitch,Twitter, and YouTube accounts and spread the word!
It is that time of year folks! The time of year when we look back on the previous year’s accomplishments and judge how we did overall – then tell ourselves that next year will be better. Well this is also the time of year that we gamers look forward to seeing which games came out on top and which bottomed out, which titles were must-haves and which were total duds. So with that in mind I present to you … (cue the baseball stadium sized speakers)
(Mark of the Ninja is available now as a downloadable game on Xbox 360 as well as Steam for the PC. You can also download a free demo of the game on either platform)
Written By: Nemesis Legion
In Mark of the Ninja, by Klei Entertainment, you play a nameless and silent ninja against the backdrop of a modern day setting. The plot revolves around your ninja clan (you playing the clans best/lead young ninja) getting revenge on a contemporary mercenary army who (in the opening level) attack your home base to wipe your clan out. Also in something of a plot twist for later (as well as an explanation for a few of your near superhuman abilities; which you’ll also unlock later), it is explained that in this ninja clan the best and brightest ninjas (that means you) get a kick-ass dragon tattoo using some type of semi-mystical ink. Continue reading →
(Deadlight is available now as a downloadable game on Xbox 360 as well as Steam for the PC. You can also download a free demo of the game on either platform)
Written By: Nemesis Legion
In Deadlight, by Tequila Works, you play as Randall Wayne, one of the few living survivors left in zombie (called “shadows”) apocalypse that takes place in an 80’s era of Seattle Washington. In this unique 2D adventure and platformer title, is graphically comparable to the 2009 Xbox Arcade hit Shadow Complex. Continue reading →
Video game glitches, any gamer has come across a glitch or bug in their life. This strange phenomenon happens when the coding in the game just doesn’t work right and some outrages stuff happens on the screen. Any true video gamer has seen at least one or two glitches in this video, which is why I think this video is so awesome.