Review: Soul Calibur VI (PS4)

Developer: Bandai Namco Publisher: Bandai Namco Genre: Fighting Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC Rating: T for Teen Price: $59.99 Ever since I played Soul Calibur 2 as a child, I have been enthralled by the series’ signature 8-Way run movement system. This allows for full 3D movement instead of the traditional 2D movement options found…

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Preview: Soul Calibur VI (PS4)

While I was hyped for Tekken 7 last year, I at first did not think much about Soul Calibur VI. My best days with the latter were during undergrad; I remember bringing a 13″ TV and my PS2 to play Soul Calibur III in the recovery room after my first-born came into the world almost thirteen…

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Review: Dragon Ball FighterZ (PS4)

Developer: Arc System Works Publisher: Bandai Namco Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC Genre: Fighting Rating: T for Teen Price: $59.99   The series of Dragon Ball anime cartoons have a special place in geek culture. The Dragon Ball Z series in particular started all the way back in 1989, but didn’t gain mainstream popularity until…

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Preview: Dragon Ball FighterZ (PS4)

Back in September 2017, Shelley Waltar of the Geeks Under Grace Podcast and I had the opportunity to attend PAX West 2017. We played so many great video games and talked to many developers, publishers, and PR contacts in what was a long, yet rewarding weekend for us and Geeks Under Grace. With press passes,…

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Review: Pokken Tournament DX (Switch)

Developer: Bandai Namco Studios Publisher: The Pokemon Company Genre: Fighting Platforms: Nintendo Switch Rating: E for Everyone Price: $59.99 Originally an arcade game in Japan, Pokken Tournament was physically released on the Wii U in March 2016. The game was received positively in the West, causing a temporary surge in Wii U hardware sales and outselling…

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