Weekly wrap-up 4/15/2012

It's time for a weekend edition of GameZone's weekly wrap-up. Miss any of our reviews, previews, or original written pieces? Check out anything and everything right here. Then get back to that much-needed weekend gaming!


Ys: The Oath in Felghana review (PC)

Ys: The Oath in Felghana lands on Steam, and it's a fun, worthwhile action RPG experience for fans of the series and genre enthusiasts alike. Check out the full review by GameZone's Stephanie Carmichael.

Skullgirls review (360)

The brand new fighter Skullgirls has launched, and it is a true must-play fighter and one of the most enjoyable entries in the genre to come along. GameZone's Andrew Clouther reviews this fresh 2D fighting game.

World Gone Sour review (360)

Though it isn't perfect, World Gone Sour is an enjoyable platforming romp. Check out why this game is surprisingly sweet in our review, written by GameZone's Tatiana Morris.

Xenoblade Chronicles review (Wii)

One of the last Wii games to grace Nintendo's shiny console is also one of the best JRPGs released in recent memory. Get the scoop on Monolith Soft's sprawling epic in our review.

Game of Thrones: 'The Night Lands' Recap and review (TV)

The latest episode of Game of Thrones, "The Night Lands", is a definite must-watch. Check out GameZone's review by Eric Zipper.


Our PAX East coverage continues! Check out some previews, hands-on articles, and impressions right here!

PAX East 2012: League of Legends 'Varus, the Arrow of Retribution' abilities and impressions

PAX East 2012: Theatrhythm Final Fantasy hands-on

PAX East 2012: TERA hands-on

PAX East 2012: Lollipop Chainsaw preview

PAX East 2012: Hitman Absolution preview

PAX East 2012: Kingdom Hearts Dream Drop Distance hands-on

PAX East 2012: Namco Bandai's ShiftyLook demonstrates Rocket Fox

PAX East 2012: Rock Band Blitz hands-on

PAX East 2012: Aliens Colonial Marines multiplayer preview

PAX East 2012: RaiderZ hands-on

PAX East 2012: Max Payne 3 preview

PAX East 2012: Neverwinter MMO preview

PAX East 2012: War of the Roses hands-on

PAX East 2012: Wreckateer preview

PAX East 2012: Assassin's Creed III preview

League of Legends in-game video of Hecarim and Varus

PAX East 2012: The Showdown Effect preview

PAX East 2012: Zen Pinball 2 preview

PAX East 2012: Double Dragon Neon hands-on

PAX East 2012: Transcripted preview

PAX East 2012: Raven's Cry preview

PAX East 2012: Joe Danger the Movie preview

PAX East 2012: Far Cry 3 multiplayer impressions

GZ Originals

Five upcoming exclusives that should be on every PlayStation fan's radar

If you own a PlayStation 3 or Vita, what titles should you be watching out for? GameZone's Alex Osborn gives you a list of potentially awesome titles for Sony's home and handheld platforms.

The games that make you forget about achievements

Achievements and Trophies aren't everything, and oftentimes, certain games deliver a memorable experience outside of these intangible rewards.

Exclusive Dan Amrich interview

GameZone's Tate Steinlage chats with Activision's Dan Amrich about his book Critical Path: How to Review Videogames for a Living. Check out the exclusive interview right here.

Beating a dead horse: Are video games art?

The argument of games as art has frequented many conversations. We take a look at this much-visited debate and offer yet another stance on it.

Strider – Does it hold up?

We revisit a revered Genesis classic only to find out that it hasn't withstood the test of time. GameZone's David Sanchez takes a look back at Strider.

Interview: Zeboyd Games' Bill Stiernberg sheds light on Penny Arcade's Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3

We take a look at Penny Arcade's Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3 and get some insight on the game courtesy of developer Zeboyd Games' Bill Stiernberg.


UCube mobile technology center demo and interview

Ever think of gaming while in a huge moving trailer as just a fantasy? Think again.

PAX East 2012: Lollipop Chainsaw Jessica Nigri interview

GameZone's Matt Liebl interviews the face of Lollipop Chainsaw, Jessica Nigri … and we're all very jealous of him.

PAX East 2012: Lollipop Chainsaw Suda51 interview

Industry icon Suda51 talks about his current project and goes into details regarding what fans can expect from the game when it launches later this year.

PAX East 2012: Spec Ops The Line Cory Davis interview

We get a sit-down interview with the lead designer behind Spec Ops: The Line. Get the full scoop right here.


Xenoblade Chronicles Walkthrough | Prologue: Defeating the Mechon Invasion

Xenoblade Chronicles Walkthrough | Part 01: Exploring Colony 9

Xenoblade Chronicles | Full Walkthrough & FAQ

Xenoblade Chronicles Walkthrough | Part 02: Into Tephra Cave

Xenoblade Chronicles Walkthrough | Part 03: Colony Under Siege

Xenoblade Chronicles Walkthrough | Boss Guide: How to beat Metal Face

Xenoblade Chronicles Walkthrough | Part 04: Return to Tephra Cave

Xenoblade Chronicles Achievement Guide

Xenoblade Chronicles Walkthrough | Colony 9 Sidequest Guide

Xenoblade Chronicles Walkthrough | Boss Guide: How to beat Arachno Queen

Xenoblade Chronicles | Gem Crafting Tutorial Guide

Xenoblade Chronicles Skill Linking FAQ | What are Affinity Coins used for?