Well it is the summer time and unlike the spring where I had no time to do anything… I am now stuck with absolutely nothing to do for the next three months. One week in and I already am unsure what to do with myself. Locked alone in my apartment with my cats starring at various screens and thinking about life. Well, in order to curve the Cabin Fever, I went to the local movie rental and picked up the final installment of the Naughty Dog franchise, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End. This is up there for one of the most anticipated games of the year and all things considered, I was looking forward to it. Half because the original Uncharted is one of my favorite games and two because I am ready for the series to be over. I love it, but the game franchise has clearly run its course and it is now time for us all to move on with our fucking lives. So I picked up the game and gave it a play through and… Well… It is exactly what I expect… In that I have played this game already three times before and I honestly didn’t need to take a fourth crack at it. But more of that later, let’s dig into this game! Continue reading “Tanner Reviews Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End”
Today we are going to look at the best-selling console of all time and the games that came with it. Oh the PS2, if you are around my age then you owned one, your friends owned one, everyone owned one of these black beauties and with them came some of the best video games ever released. Back before the shit parade of console games that we see today left the station, people did turn to console gaming as a viable alternative to the at the time elitist PC Gaming crowd to enjoy a cheaper but still just as fun video game experience and it was the PS2 that sold out over its competitors the original Xbox, the Gamecube, and the now dead, yet strangely praised Sega Dreamcast. So today we are going to look at the ten games that helped make the PS2 what it is today with the Top 10 Playstation 2 games.
Before we begin this list I want to get a few things straight, first off and as always this is my own personal list created. I created this list based on the overall style of the game, how well it was perceived by critics, how well it has stood the test of time, the impact it has had on gamers, and the gaming community at large. I have tried to keep a limit on how many games from the same series, but there will be a few exceptions to this rule. Finally in order to make this list, the game had to originally be released on for the PS2 console. So games like Resident Evil 4 that were originally released for the Gamecube are out. With that being said, let’s start with a few honorable mentions. Continue reading “Top 10 Playstation 2 Games”