Tag Archives: First Person Shooter

Weekend Discussion: First-Person or Third-Person?

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Some fights will never be resolved. Things like who would come out on top, Sonic or Mario, or which shooter franchise reins supreme. However, these conversations are always fun to indulge, so this week, let’s talk perspectives. Are you a first or third-person lover?

Live Show: rawDLC Syndicates Vita

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The rawDLC trio hits on a duo of awesomeness on this week’s show. They’ll be taking a look at all things Vita as well as cutting their teeth on banned Starbreeze FPS Syndicate. Click here to join the chatroom for some fun, discussion and real views on the state of play in the gaming world. Note that the live video will be kicking off at 8pm Tuesday AEDST on our live page.

FTW: Win Modern Warfare 3

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To celebrate the fact that we reviewed Modern Warfare 3 on the show this week, we thought we’d give you a chance to win a copy… y’know, on the off chance that you don’t own it already. The chances of this are pretty rare, but you can always give your grandma a copy. If you want to be in it to win it, you’re going to have to rappel over to the next page to get a sitrep on the AO.

Video: Modern Warfare 3’s 3D screenshot

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Do you remember, not so long ago, when 3D screenshots became the thing to release to hype a game? Well, as it turns out, Activision and co have been kind enough to include a 3D screenshot functionality as it relates to dead enemies when you’re playing Modern Warfare 3. Don’t believe me? Take a jump and have a look for yourself. You may be hilariously surprised with the results.

Weekend Opinion: Modern Warfare 3 vs Battlefield 3

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The time has come, and although some may accuse me of posting this for easy hits, it is the topic on a lot of gamers’ minds. Opinions for both of these games have not only been dramatically polarised, it also has had fanboys switching from one camp to the other. Now that BF3 and MW3 have had time in the sun and most of you would have picked a favourite. Which side are you on?

Review: Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary

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As a series, Halo may have somewhat lost the plot in its various iterations since the original Combat Evolved title. But the original game is one of those gaming staples that has to be played to be appreciated. Microsoft has prettified the old FPS and is offering it at a reduced price. But does the old gameplay stand up to a decade of first-person shooter evolution?