Category: Game Preview

Guitar Hero Live NYC Event - Gerald Way Guitar Battle Gameplay

Guitar Hero Live NYC Event – Gerald Way Guitar Battle Gameplay

It’s an interesting year to be a rhythm gamer. Both Rock Band and Guitar Hero are making a comeback. Prior to Pax East, Harmonix revealed that they have been developing and working on Rock Band 4. Harmonix is even taking song requests for it. Yesterday morning at the Best Buy theater in New York City Activision unveiled Guitar Hero Live. Enjoy the Gerald Way Guitar Battle Gameplay! For more information regarding Guitar Hero, check out...

Guitar Hero Live NYC Event - Pete Wentz Gameplay

Guitar Hero Live NYC Event – Pete Wentz Gameplay

It’s an interesting year to be a rhythm gamer. Both Rock Band and Guitar Hero are making a comeback. Prior to Pax East, Harmonix revealed that they have been developing and working on Rock Band 4. Harmonix is even taking song requests for it. Yesterday morning at the Best Buy theater in New York City Activision unveiled Guitar Hero Live and brought Pete Wentz from Fall Out Boy play Guitar Hero Live on stage. Check out Pete...

Guitar Hero Resurrected with Guitar Hero Live – First Impressions

It’s an interesting year to be a rhythm gamer. Both Rock Band and Guitar Hero are making a comeback. Prior to Pax East, Harmonix revealed that they have been developing and working on Rock Band 4. Harmonix is even taking song requests for it. Yesterday morning at the Best Buy theater in New York City Activision unveiled Guitar Hero Live.

Splatoon Inks its Way to Wii U!

Last year, when you heard third-person shooter, you wouldn’t think Nintendo would spark up in your mind. Fortunately they have unveiled that they will be making a brand spanking new major IP coming out this May available only on Wii U. Splatoon: tactical squid based combat where you have to ink your way to victory by traversing the world as a human/squid hybrid, The Inkling. As a human you are able to use your weapons loadout...

Rock Band 4

Rock Band 4 Officially Announced for Xbox One and Playstation 4

Harmonix has been dropping hints for weeks and finally the cat is out of the bag: HARMONIX ANNOUNCES ROCK BAND 4 COMING TO PLAYSTATION®4 AND XBOX ONE™. As you tell, I am fracking excited! Harmonix is working with Mad Catz on new controllers for the Xbox One and Playstation 4. Additionally, starting everyone can preorder the game at http://www.rockband.com/preorder. Let’s continue on to check out the press release with the full details!   Harmonix is excited to...

PAX South 2015: Homeworld Remastered Collection

There are few titles that stand out when I think back on truly memorable games.  One of those titles is Homeworld and its sequel.  First released way back in 1999, Homeworld featured true 3D navigation (X, Y and Z axis), detailed animations, unique ship types, an emotionally engaging epic story and a kick ass soundtrack.  And guess what folks?  It’s getting a re-release with improved graphics, additional lines of dialog and high resolution support.  This collection...

Pax South 2015 Indie Spotlight: Broforce

Pax South 2015 Indie Game Spotlight: Broforce

When Contra first came out, it was clear to those old enough to realize that it was a sort of play on beloved action movies such as Predator and Rambo. You playfully named the “blue guy” and “red guy” after the famed heroes with little to no regard as to what their names actually were. After that, it was shoot, kill, blow up and repeat. But what if you could enjoy the side-scrolling carnage of...

CES 2015: New Audio-Technica Gaming Headsets Announced

RFMag dove into Audio-Technica’s gaming headsets in the middle of last year when we reviewed their closed-ear gaming headset, the ATH-AG1. It was quite the high-end headset with a “high-end” price. Still, those willing to take such a financial plunge were rewarded with the rich high-quality sound one should expect for that cost. However, many gamers seldom stray beyond $250 when they’re in the hunt for a gaming headset. At the International CES 2015, Audio-Technica...

CES 2015: Kingston HyperX Showcase & Cloud II Headset Announced

At the International CES 2015, Kingston showcased a slew of their latest HyperX products. Kingston continues to cater to gamers and PC-modding enthusiasts as they stretch the performance in their storage components and gaming accessories as far as they possibly can. Their showcase included the DataTraveler Locker+ G3 Secure Personal Storage, the HyperX Predator PCIe SSD, and a new microSD UHS-I Speed Class 3 card. They even teased the release of the new Hyper X...

CES 2015: Mad Catz L.Y.N.X. 9 Mobile Hybrid Controller Announced

In the saturated mobile gaming market, you have to be quite unique in order to grab any attention. Fortunately Mad Catz’ new L.Y.N.X. 9 Mobile Hybrid Controller is definitely an interesting and very unique take on mobile controllers. Announced at the International CES 2015, January 6, the aim was to make something that is more portable than the Mad Catz C.T.R.L.-R while still being comfortable enough for long-term gameplay. The L.Y.N.X. 9 folds into itself...

SDCC 2014 Rewind: Skylanders Trap Team Overview & Exclusive Wolfgang Interview

During San Diego Comic Con 2014, we got the chance to check out Activision’s upcoming Skylanders Trap Team™.  If you’re unfamiliar or new to the Skylanders franchaise, simply put Skylanders essentially created the Toys to Life™ genre of gaming. In previous Skylanders games, players would place figures onto a portal and play with said character within the game. Skylanders Trap Team goes a step further and allows players to actually do the inverse and trap characters...

SDCC 2014: Forza Horizon 2

Fans of Forza Motorsport 5 are in for a treat. Announced at E3, Forza Horizon 2 promises to surpass its predecessor in 4 key areas: beauty, freedom, action-packed fun, and online/social connectivity. Banking off of the console power of the Xbox One, Turn 10 with developer Playground Games aimed towards making their car / racing game scream next gen. Launching in the US on September 30, 2014, Forza Horizon 2 will house over 200 cars,...