Word to the wise, for this device to work, you MUST have a wired Xbox 360 controller. Wireless will not make it work as you need the USB connection of a wired one.
What can I say? I had moved from PC gaming to console in 2003. Upon the launch of the Xbox 360 I had gotten used to the control scheme of all shooters noticing they were all practically the same. In 2007 I played Far Cry on PC and was shocked at how much better shooters are with keyboard and mouse. Wanting to use them for a console, I stupidly tried to plug a keyboard and mouse into my 360 console. No good. In the end I forgot about it and made do with console controllers. In January 2009 I played Fallout 3 on PC after… Read more
On November 17 2006, Epic Games released the cornerstone of third person shooters on the Xbox 360; Gears of War. Gamers were blown away by the realistic graphics, involving gameplay and riveting story that it is considered a milestone in gaming history and will be remembered in the history books as such.
Now, on November 7 2008, a little under 2 years later, Epic Games reaches the shelves once again with the hotly anticipated sequel, Gears of War 2.
Graphically, Gears 2 looks eerily photorealistic. Character animations look fluent and believable in both cut scenes and actual gameplay. There is also a significant improvement to the amount of colours used this time… Read more
Combine the forbidding dystopian atmosphere of Bioshock with the huge open-ended world of Oblivion and you have Fallout 3, one of the most satisfying games I have ever played.
Right from the beginning you will be amazed at the unique story telling aspects featuring you playing through the protagonist's childhood from baby to late-teens to stepping out of Vault 101, a place where no-one ever enters, and no-one ever leaves. Graphically, the game is stunning. Take one step outside the vault to see a vast, destroyed landscape of Washington D.C. in 2277 and you will appreciate the time and effort that went into making this game unusually beautiful for a post-apocalyptic theme. I have… Read more