Alan Smithee

Revamped Halo: The Master Chief Collection Multiplayer Maps Revealed

Revamped Halo: The Master Chief Collection Multiplayer Maps Revealed

The re-release of the Halo series on the Xbox One console is looking better and better every time I see a video of it in action. In the video below you’ll see the remastered maps for Ascension, Sanctuary, Zanzibar, and my favorite Coagulation with a commentary by executive producer Dan Ayoub. If there was one […]

 Ryan Wilson

Mass Effect 3 Multiplayer Explained

Mass Effect 3 Multiplayer Explained

When Mass Effect 3 was revealed to contain multiplayer, we held our tongues (and our expectations) until some real details emerged. Well, here they are!

 Ryan Wilson

Uncharted 3 Multiplayer Beta Now Available…Sort Of

Uncharted 3 Multiplayer Beta Now Available…Sort Of

Starting today, PlayStation 3 gets its first gameplay glimpse of the highly anticipated Uncharted 3…assuming initial connection issues are resolved.

 Evan Burkey

Portal 2 Co-op Review: Now You’re Thinking With Bros

Portal 2 Co-op Review: Now You’re Thinking With Bros

Welcome folks, to WPR’s review of the multiplayer Portion of Portal 2. We are currently using magic and science to bring you this review through a conversation that I had with my cohort in crime Dennis Baquedano.

 Ryan Wilson

Dino Run SE is Out NOW!

Dino Run SE is Out NOW!

The world’s greatest race against extinction game has returned!

 Alan Smithee

Shit, We Missed Bungie Day!

Seriously, how could we possibly have missed the news yesterday when Bungie announced (in association with Rooster Teeth) that everyone’s favorite map from Halo 1 and 2 would be making a comeback in Halo: Reach…of course I’m talking about Blood Gulch, not Sidewinder.

 Alan Smithee

Bungie Grants a 24-Hour Pardon for Halo: Reach Beta

Bungie Grants a 24-Hour Pardon for Halo: Reach Beta

All of you gamers out there that were worried that today would be the last day that you could play the Halo: Reach beta with impugnity can now breathe a bit easier…for at least another 24 hours. It seems that they won’t be shutting off the multiplayer servers until tomorrow morning @ 10 AM Pacific […]

 Alan Smithee

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Halo: Reach Multiplayer

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Halo: Reach Multiplayer

Last week, we posted the Halo: Reach Multiplayer Trailer when it was finally announced through Bungie and it got some of us really excited, while it generally just annoyed people like Ryan and Brad. This video will probably end up annoying them as well.

 Alan Smithee

Vanquish, Now With 100% Less Multiplayer

Vanquish, Now With 100% Less Multiplayer

For some unexplained reason, over the last couple of years…the idea of Multiplayer games just really soured my experiences with any game I was thinking of getting. Therefore, anytime a game that comes and shuns the industry standard of MP first, SP experiences second, I’m immediately interested. Vanquish just might be the game I’ve been […]

 Alan Smithee

Halo: Reach Multiplayer – OMFG Jetpack Spartans

Halo: Reach Multiplayer – OMFG Jetpack Spartans

Bungie, finally done being the dickteases that they can be, have released a new trailer for Halo: Reach that features most of the new toys we’ll all get our hands on when the game’s MP Beta drops this May.

 Alan Smithee

Bungie, Quit Teasing Us!

Bungie, Quit Teasing Us!

I always keep an eye open for any Halo news that might crop up and when I was reading the developers’ blog that’s linked from Bungie.com earlier today, I happened to notice that there was a note from Marcus Lehto yesterday saying that the company is planning on dropping a multiplayer ‘bombshell’ on us today.

 Alan Smithee

Naughty Dog Shares ‘Goldrush’

Much thanks to Naughty Dog for showing us some more love in the form of one of Uncharted 2’s multi-player functions. I know me and Ryan are the two resident PS3 fanboys here on the website, but god-damn this game is shaping up to be one of the coolest that the PS3 has to offer. […]

 Evan Burkey

The Ship: The Best Multiplayer Game No One Plays

The Ship: The Best Multiplayer Game No One Plays

What, you’ve never heard of The Ship? I’m not surprised. The Ship is a little known game that was put out on Steam in 2006. I had never heard of this game until some friends of mine introduced me to it, and I’ve been hooked ever since.

 

Local Multiplayer is Life, Not Just for Offline

Local Multiplayer is Life, Not Just for Offline

Multiplayer, it’s been a staple of gaming ever since Pong was released way back in 1972. It’s simple, a number of players, usually up to 4, can play together in a game or against each other.  Thinking of many of the recent great games and they’ll likely have multiplayer. Originally to use multiplayer you needed real life friends […]