by Katrina Pawlowski 1
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Heat Goes Cold...For Now.

Action, Violence, and a team (co-op?) experience. That's what many of us ask for in a game, and that's what could have happened in a video game version of Heat. Gearbox Studios, the awesome guys responsible for the highly anticipated Borderlands, almost had Heat on lockdown. Unfortunately, when asked about the project, the disappointing answer was:  

by Marc Allie 7
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  • xbox 360
  • playstation 2
  • nintendo wii
  • couch
  • online

Guitar Hero Smash Hits Co-op Review

The latest iteration of the Guitar Hero franchise, Smash Hits is exactly what it sounds like: a compilation of the best songs from previous Guitar Hero games.  One one hand, the entire idea of a greatest hits game reeks of "easy cash grab", especially given Activision's reputation for milking franchises dry.  On the other hand, these songs are indeed great, and they are fun to play, even the second time around.  The true value of GH Smash Hits lies somewhere between these two extremes.

by Katrina Pawlowski 11
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  • playstation 3
  • xbox 360
  • pc

Lost Planet 2 Isn't Lost In Co-op

Comic Con 2009 had a nice warm welcome for Lost Planet 2 creator Capcom this year. G4 TV sat down with the producer and director of Lost Planet 2 to ask them about what to expect from the co-op experience. Since we have that interview in video form, I'll just mention a few highlights. The Co-op experience for Lost Planet 2 takes a lot into consideration from the development of Resident Evil 5. Only this time, you won't have a cohesive path to follow! Each player can pick up different weapons and take a different approach at defeating enemies, making your co-op experience in Lost Planet 2 feel customizable depending on who you play with!

by Nick Puleo 14
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PAX 2009 Exhibitor List Revealed

We're about four weeks away from the official kick-off of the Penny Arcade Expo 2009.  In just 28 days we'll be kicking with gamers, playing hundreds of upcoming titles, and mingling with developers.  And hopefully you will be too!

by Nick Puleo 6
Review
  • pc
  • couch
  • online

ArmA II Co-Op Review

Military Sims, true Military Sims, are a rarity these days. Instead we've grown used to the likes of Ghost Recon. That's not a knock on Ghost Recon, it's just a true hardcore sim is hard to come by. Enter ArmA 2 for the PC, the latest co-op military sim from Bohemia Interactive. Perhaps there's a reason these sims are a rarity? Or perhaps we just don't know what we are missing.

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