www.vgescape.com:

Two of the most anticipated Xbox 360 games of all-time are set to be released later this year. “Grand Theft Auto V” will hit the stores this September and “Watch Dogs” will be released a couple months later in late November.

“Grand Theft Auto IV” was one of the best games ever released on the Xbox 360, and it brought a deep story line that the franchise had never seen before. This built up extreme anticipation among fans for
Read More  "Long Awaited Xbox Games: The Fans Speak Out"


The Xbox 360 is known for its excellent graphics and immersive online play. Xbox fans were thrilled to see the release of several long-awaited games that made 2011 one of the best years for casual players and hardcore gamers alike. Check out these fantastic sequels that had the gaming world transfixed.

Gears of War 3

The third segment of the popular Gears of War series adds a four person co-op that will have players stuck on the
Read More  "Best Games Available For Xbox In 2011"


There are two basic reasons that the Xbox is considered to be a superior console to the Wii by most gamers. The first is that the Xbox is a much more powerful system, overall, then the Wii. The second is the much broader appeal that the games for Xbox seem to have. The hardware side of this argument is a bit easier to explain. The Wii, though it has an interesting control scheme, simply isn’t a very powerful system. The graphics of the system seem to be on par with what the later PS2 games were capable of, for
Read More  "Why Is The Xbox Favored Over The Wii?"


Rayman Origins hit the shelves late last year to the joy and elation of fans all over the world. The game not only marked the return of Rayman creator Michel Ancel but the return to the classic Rayman style of play – beautiful, 2D animation and challenging gameplay. I was watching Direct TV when I saw the ad and being the rabid Rayman fan that I am, I couldn’t resist talking about it.

For those of you who don’t know, Rayman has no limbs. Sure he has a head, a torso, two hands and two feet that all seem to just float and hover where it’s proportionally correct but nothing connects these extremities. That’s okay, though, because it allows Rayman to literally throw his punches at enemies at a distance, and it’s precisely this level of whimsy and imagination that makes the Rayman franchise so popular. Those who remember the early days of Rayman will find more in common with this game than they realize as it serves more as a reboot AND a proper sequel, but newcomers to the series won’t feel left out.

Ancel’s genius ability to weave emotion and narrative without compromising the gameplay experience is present and a welcome improvement to what was thought to be a dying franchise. If you like a proper challenge and a game that looks, plays, and sounds great then you ought to give Rayman Origins a try.


For years the Playstation has been one of the most famous gaming systems of all time. Though many people believe that other gaming consoles are just as good, it is no surprise that the Playstation 3 is leading in gaming sales. They have been around for quite some time now and they continue to make amazing games on a consistent basis. What exactly is about the Playstation 3 that has the whole world wanting more?

The graphics of the Playstation games are incredibly addicting as it seems like you are
Read More  "Why The Playstation 3 Is Leading In Gaming Sales"


Sure it can stream movies and music and play Blu-ray discs, but don’t forget the games! Here are some of the best for the PS3.

Call Of Duty Black Ops: Treyarch’s Cold War action epic takes hero Alex Mason to historical hotspots like Vietnam and Cuba. Features great multiplayer modes and zombie levels. DLC includes “Call of the Dead” a map pack based on George A. Romero films.

God Of War 3: The story of Kratos comes to an end in spectacular fashion. The series’ trademark
Read More  "The Best Games Available On The Playstation 3"


As the first disc-based gaming system, the original PlayStation was a ground breaking piece of hardware in the history of gaming. At the time of its birth, it wasn’t the only company taking part in the great race to achieve a cartridge-less console; the PlayStation just happened to be the first one to succeed. Many disc consoles would come after, but none that would ever have the same level of impact as the original
Read More  "The Original Playstation: History Behind The Console"


Playstation 2 is indeed still a popular choice, and for several reasons. Not only is the system inexpensive, but the games are as well. Though the newer systems offer superb graphics, the graphics offered on the Playstation 2 are not at all shabby. Hours upon hours of fun can be had with this system, and for a low price.

Each time a new gaming system is introduced, previous versions tend to become obsolete. The reason that Playstation 2
Read More  "Playstation 2: Is It Even Popular Anymore?"