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Michael Barnes

Written by: Michael Barnes
#OK folks, three Gameshark items if you're interested: First up, we've got the Jumping the Shark Podcast, show #30. I'm a guest on it, and I go head-to-head with the venerated Tom Chick about METRO 2033 a...
August 11th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#  Presented in this week's Cracked LCD Countdown is a list of the worst games that I could think of in time for my deadline. As it stands, they represent ten of the crappiest, least fun, and most sou...
August 5th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Pictured is Stanley Kubrick, the greatest director of all time. He wasn't just an auteur, he was the living embodiment of the term. He doesn't really have anything to do with gaming, but the auteur theor...
July 29th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Alan Emrich is doing something that I think is really kind of special. He's running a small games business and apparently doing extremely well since he was able to cut a $1000 royalty check to one of his...
July 22th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
# Oh LARPers...will ya ever stop? The chubby dude on the far left is my favorite, the one standing next to the lunchlady...wait...is that guy in blackface? Is that TWO guys in blackface? This week it's E...
July 15th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
# When they said that the new RISK: FACTIONS XBLA game was going to have cats and robots in it, I was skeptical. When zombies were mentioned as one of the factions in the game, I started losing interest....
July 13th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#You can't really tell in this little picture, but SIN & PUNISHMENT: STAR SUCCESSOR has some of the best video game cover art I've seen in a long time. It's totally off of some obscure 1988 game. It looks...
July 9th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
# I really liked INCURSION, and I'm glad to see a start-up publisher come out with such a strong product. In my emails with Jim Bailey, the designer of the game and kommandant of Grindhouse Games, I got ...
July 8th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Here it is, my long-delayed review of _all_ of Small Box Games' "Pure Card" line.  These games are all designed and published by John Clowdus, a guy that come to find out lives just about 30 minutes a...
July 1th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
# METRO 2033, released earlier this year, was met with fairly lukewarm reviews and it appeared that for all the world it was another also-ran in a season practically littered with outstanding, high quali...
June 24th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#So here it is, the world premiere review of BATTLES OF WESTEROS at Gameshark.com. This was a difficult review to write because I do think that the game is good. The problem is, I think FFG has completel...
June 24th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#So it's E3 week, so Bill Abner and crew are all out at E3. Next year, I'm going to try to join them but for now it means that there's no Cracked LCD for this week. Next week, we're doing the first-ever p...
June 17th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Whodathunk that one of the best XBLA games of the year would be a Snoopy game? But there it is then, imagine Crimson Skies crossed with Mario Kart with all your Charles Schultz favorites battling for aer...
June 11th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#You might have read a couple of reviews of Rockstar’s smash hit RED DEAD REDEMPTION that have compared the Old West-set sandbox game to classic western cinema and without a doubt the game is haunted by...
June 11th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Pictured is the best zombie you will ever see in a movie, or in any other media for that matter. Note that it is not cute, funny, and it is not wearing a chef hat or other article to signify to the viewe...
June 10th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#As many of you folks may remember, back when BATTLES OF WESTEROS was announced a lot of folks, myself included, weren’t exactly impressed with the “mystery box” and I even dubbed it an epic fail. I...
June 7th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Wouldya look at that, another video game review to add to the Collected Works of Michael Barnes. This time, it's for the Wii version of the IRON MAN 2 video game. It is not a good review. One of my fello...
June 4th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#I doubt it will have the earth shattering impact of "Top Ten Games Every Gamer Should Own", but I'm hoping that this week's Cracked LCD Countdown manages to at least take out a few major metropolitan are...
June 3th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Nah, you guys probably wouldn't like Grindhouse Games' INCURSION. I mean, sure, it's got Nazi werwolves and all in it...but it doesn't come spilling over with plastic miniatures and fancy terrain pieces....
May 28th, 2010
Written by: Michael Barnes
# At the heart of Remedy’s long-delayed ALAN WAKE, a survival horror game styled and presented as a television series, is a deeply compelling yet subtle opposition between light and darkness. It is ...
May 27th, 2010
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