DEMOlition: Red Faction: Guerrilla (XBL)

Editor’s Note: Welcome to our first DEMOlition article here on Silicon Sasquatch! Our hope is to analyze recent game demos and offer a preview of the content presented in a given title. While we’d never pass a final judgment on…

Daily Recap: April 28, 2009

Alas, C-3PO; BioWare just doesn’t understand. Today’s update focuses on BioWare’s controversial stance on homosexuality and the brouhaha that resulted on the Star Wars: The Old Republic forums. While the matter has more or less been resolved, the question still…

Co-op Review: Resident Evil 5 (Xbox 360)

Editor’s Note: We’re trying out a new approach to major game reviews here at Silicon Sasquatch: The Co-op Review. Because Resident Evil 5 was designed to be played cooperatively (and because Nick and Aaron played through the game several times…

Review: Fable II: Knothole Island DLC (XBL)

Color me disappointed. Knothole Island, the first DLC released for last year’s acclaimed Fable II, isn’t exactly what I was expecting. It’s especially disconcerting considering the impact that Fable II’s introductory form left on me. Let me put it like…

Daily Recap: April 27, 2009

We’re coming up on the big summer blockbuster season for games, and E3 2009’s looming on the horizon with all the shameless glitz of its heyday, so it’s comforting to have a manageable news trickle. Today’s news deals with a…

The Backlog, Vol. 3 – Love and Basketball edition

No, not that movie. I’m slowly coming back into the fold as a Portland Trail Blazers fan after hearing some really exciting things. The thought of a mostly young team making such a strong effort this season has got me…

Daily Recap: April 24, 2009

Welcome to Friday, dear readers. The weekend is upon us, but that hasn’t stopped a veritible flood of gaming news from materializing today. What happened? Well: GameFly’s mad at the postal service (not the band, mind you), Final Fantasy XIII…

Review: Left 4 Dead DLC (PC)

Left 4 Dead (L4D) is still the paramount zombie apocalypse videogame — there are no contenders, no second place awards. It’s a frenetic, hair-trigger suicide mission into an infected wasteland that doses players with relentless fun. Even five months after…

Daily Recap: April 23, 2009

Considering today’s wealth of BioShock 2 information pouring out from every single videogame-related webpage on the internet, The Silicon Sasquatch is officially renaming April 23 “BioShock Press Day.” I think we can all expect that future sequels of the franchise…

Overview: Nintendo DSi

Progress is as progress does, and three years after the launch of the Nintendo DS Lite the gaming world welcomes its newest addition: the Nintendo DSi – an even thinner, sexier and more advanced handheld console than the last iteration….