The Comics Console: Avengers Initiative Review

Don’t let the name deceive you. Avengers Initiative really only has one Avenger. The Hulk. But that’s okay, because for a touch game, it’s not bad. Avengers Initiative Developer: Wideload Released: Sept. 6, 20...
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The Comics Console: Justice League and Avengers on iOS!

Look out Nintendo and Sony; iOS and Android games are officially a serious mobile gaming medium. And comic book games are blowing up left and right on your tablets and smartphones. The latest from Marvel, Avengers Initiative, f...
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The Comics Console: Transformers: Fall of Cybertron Review

Transformers fans have a lot of rightful gripes toward Micheal Bay and his Transformers movies, many of which I’ll agree with, be it mishandling of the Transformers mythology or simply garbage quality movies. One aspect o...
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The Comics Console: Comic Con 2012!

Last week, in the days leading to Comic Con 2012, a little rumor slipped about Rocksteady Studio’s next Batman game possibly being a prequel and maybe involving the Justice League. I couldn’t wait for some sort of o...
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The Comics Console: Justice League: Heroes

Comic Con 2012 has begun! Though the onslaught of announcements and news of the next year’s big comic book video games has yet to fully swell and pop, we’ve been treated to an early juicy little rumor concerning Roc...
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The Comics Console: The Amazing Spider-Man Review

I was really going to make an honest effort not to compare Amazing Spider-Man to Batman’s Arkham games, however, Amazing Spider-Man takes so many ques from Rocksteady’s Bat-Universe — right down to the Catwoma...
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The Comcs Console: LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes Review

LEGO Batman 2 is by far the most ambitious LEGO game yet, featuring an open world environment, full character voice overs, and a lot of other overhauls to the series. Developer Traveller’s Tale has not only outdone themse...
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The Comics Console: Preparing for LEGO Batman 2 and Amazing Spider-Man

The next couple of weeks are going to be very busy here at The Comics Console, and I’m pretty excited about it. In less than a week LEGO Batman 2: Super Heroes will be hitting shelves, with Amazing Spider-Man following su...
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The Comics Console: E3 2012

E3 happened this week. So let’s not waste any time. Let’s get to the games! Injustice: Gods Among Us A Legion of Doom game? No, not exactly. But the title for this DC fighting game is very unique, if odd. But I can ...
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The Comics Console: Batman: Arkham City: Harley Quinn’s Revenge Review

The Robin and Nightwing challenge DLC was really cute, but when it comes to DLC, the fans really expect a bit more bang for their buck. And as big a fan of Arkham City as I am, I want to tell everyone that Harley Quinn’s ...
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The Comics Cosnole: Men in Black: Alien Crisis

You are Peter Delacoeur, professional thief, and the men who would have your head after your most recent job have been blown away by unearthly creatures. When surviving means going toe-to-toe with some gnarly space baddies, you...
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The Comics Console: The Invincible Iron Man Review

It’s a game like Invincible Iron Man that reminds me to enjoy not only the simplest things about life, but the simplest things about comic book video games. When this game hit shelves it was about as far under the radar a...
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