Action Games

All Points Bulletin

  • Making Fast Money In APB: Reloaded The Easy Way
    Getting a leg up on the competition requires a little bit of wits and a simple repeatable procedure, which results in really fast cash. Find out how to get it done right here.
  • APB: Reloaded Hands-On Preview
    A detailed preview of the revitalized All Points Bulletin action game from Realtime Worlds.
  • APB Character Creation Guide
    A completed guided walkthrough of what the create-a-character feature is like for the action-oriented online shooter, All Points Bulletin.
  • APB: Reloaded Upgrades Guide
    An extended guide to help gamers get acquainted with the upgrades in All Points Bulletin: Reloaded.
  • All Points Bulletin Preview: A Look at Cops Versus Robbers MMO APB
    APB is an MMO which features a real world back drop with gangsters competing against enforcers on the city streets. Players can customize every aspect of their character and team up with other criminals or cops to carry out skill based crimes or try to foil them. Find out more in this preview.

Batman: Arkham Asylum

  • Batman: Arkham Asylum - Hints, Cheats, and Walkthroughs
    Need help with Batman: Arkham Asylum for PS3, Xbox 360, or PC? We've got you covered in this complete guide.
  • Arkham Mansion's Riddles in Batman Arkham Asylum
    Time to pick it up a bit and the Riddler is throwing out some great riddles now. Check out this Batman Arkham Asylum walkthrough on how to solve the riddles in the Arkham Mansion.
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum Villain Guide: Part 2
    While the first half of Batman: Arkham Asylum features some nasty villains, it is nothing compared to the second act. Prepare for battles against the likes of Killer Croc, Poison Ivy, and the Joker himself.
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum Review
    It is certainly long overdue but finally we have a videogame based on the world of the dark knight which is actually worth playing. If you’ve ever fantasised about being the Batman then you have to buy this game.
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum Combat Guide
    Having trouble beating the bad guys in Batman: Arkham Asylum? Check out this combat guide to find out where you are going wrong.

Bayonetta

Castlevania

Dante's Inferno

Dead Rising 2

  • A Useful Zombie Survival Guide - Dead Rising 2 Edition
    If you ever wanted to run around a big colorful landscape and punch zombies in the face, then this is the game for you. We'll cover all the missions, cover how to rescue the survivors and kill the psychopaths and even take a look at the different and wacky weapons that you can build.
  • Dead Rising 2 - Solving Case 7
    Dead Rising 2 is coming to a close. We need to figure out what's going on with the gas zombies though. This means a trip down to the research labs in the underground tunnels. I'll help you secure the research and fight your way out of the makeshift underground lab full of gas zombies.
  • Dead Rising 2 - Solving Case 6
    The military rescue has failed. Chuck needs to rescue Rebecca and stop the breach in the Safe Room while he comes up with Plan B. You've also got a lot of newly mutated gas zombies to deal with as you handle this case. But don't worry, I've got you covered.
  • Dead Rising 2 - Solving Case 3
    Case 3 is where things really start to heat up in Dead Rising 2. We'll need to take out TK's mercenaries before they rob the vaults of the main casinos. I'll cover how to fight through the mercenaries and destroy their drills in the cashier boxes.
  • Dead Rising 2: How to Find the Psychopath Combo Cards
    This Dead Rising 2: Psychopath Combo Cards guide outlines how to obtain both cards acquired from slaying deranged psychopaths who dare to cross Chuck Greene.

Deus Ex: Human Revolution

  • Deus Ex: Human Evolution - Campaign Guide
    The newest installment in the Deus Ex series offers open ended campaign gameplay that ensures that every player can complete the game with their own style, path, and weapons.
  • Deus Ex: Human Revolution - A Second Round of Hengsha Side Quests
    Our second trip to Hengsha will open up a few interesting quests for fun and profit. If you want to track down a warrior priest or take out a few terrorists as a favor for Hugh Darrow, then you should read more below.
  • Deus Ex: Human Revolution - Tai Yong Medical
    Our mission into the Tai Yong facility will be a little difference. It'll mix platforming and stealth, with a bit of impersonation once you grab a few vital keycards. Look below if you need help getting through the restricted labs and into the well protected data core, or escaping from Zhao's office
  • Deus Ex: Human Revolution - Back to Detroit - A Second Set of Side Quests
    On our second trip to Detroit, you'll have the opportunity to do a few more side quests. You'll be able to track down a lot more of Adam's past, and help the police stop a bomber planning to attack the police station while they're distracted in the riots.
  • Deus Ex: Human Revolution - Finally, a True Successor
    Sequels are usually considered a sure bet, but that was far from the case with Deus Ex, which had its name tarnished by the sub-par second installment. Now, after a long hiatus, a new entry promises to revive this dead series. Was it successful, or would it have been better laid to rest?

Dynasty Warriors

  • Review of Dynasty Warriors 7
    Dynasty Warriors has been a cult classic for many years due to its fun hack and slash game play and large environments to roam in. Does Dynasty Warriors 7 live up to the previous games?
  • Warriors Orochi 2 Unlockables for the PS2
    Warriors Orochi 2 for the PS2 is an action hack n’ slash game that continues the saga of the Serpent King Orochi and spans over many historical Chinese dynasty eras. There are many characters available to unlock. Here's a guide on how you can access and incorporate them into your game play.
  • PlayStation 3 Reviews: Dynasty Warriors Gundam 2
    Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 2 is the second sequel of the Gundam series. It not only takes you to the futuristic Mecha battles, but also takes one step forward in offering dull missions and bland graphics.
  • Dynasty Warriors 6 Review: Another Boring DW Hack-and-Slash!
    Dynasty Warriors 6 was released for PlayStation 2 last year as an attempt to please PS2 owners. The game has some bonus stages, weapons and scenarios exclusive for PS2, but lacks good graphics and gameplay value.
  • Warriors Orochi 2 Review: Another “Dynasty Warriors" Clone!
    Warriors Orochi 2 has plain hack-and-slash with zero strategic elements, a trend followed by most “Dynasty" games released by Koei. The game tries hard to be different from other Dynasty Warriors game by including characters from both DW and Samurai Warriors, but fails to offer any innovativeness.

God of War

  • Todd Papy Announces 4th Installment in the God of War Series
    If any of you die-hard fans wanted to know how Krotos became the god of war, this is your chance. All will be revealed in the 4th installment, God of War: Ascension. Watch the trailer and find out more about the game.
  • God of War 2 Cheats and Tips for the PS2
    God of War 2 is a sequel to the popular hack n’ slash action/adventure console game. Although Kratos has defeated Ares, he must make an epic journey through time to try and correct his tragic mistakes. Check out the following PS2 cheats and tips to help enhance your game playing experience.
  • God of War 2 - The Temple of Lahkesis and Steeds of Time
    This is part three of the walkthrough guide to God of War 2. Filled with spoilers, it discusses the details of the temple and cliffs of Lahkesis, finding and using the Horse Keeper's Key and activating the Steeds of Time.
  • God of War 3 - Defeating Poseidon's Horses to the Heart of Gaia
    God of War 3 is the third sequel that continues the story of Kratos, who seeks to kill Zeus and destroy Olympus. In this God of War 3 walkthrough, learn the details you need to survive the four Poseidon's Horse boss battles and help Gaia.
  • Guide to Hades & Beyond for God of War 2
    Filled with spoilers, this walkthrough covers Kratos escape from Hades to obtaining the Typhoon's Bane. But don't worry, the tips you'll gain here far outweigh any spoilers!

Heavy Rain

  • Heavy Rain Trophies
    Here is a complete list of trophies with brief instructions on how to unlock them. You will have to complete various tasks and go through several quick-time events in order to unlock them.
  • Walkthrough for Heavy Rain: Sleepless Night - Covered Market Scenes (Part 2)
    This is a walkthrough for the entire game of Heavy Rain. It is assumed that you wish to try and get a good ending. It covers how to get a good game ending while guiding the adventures of Ethan Mars, Norman Jayden, Scott Shelby and Madison Paige as they struggle to find the Origami Killer and Shaun.
  • Heavy Rain Cheats
    PS3 Heavy Rain Cheats, Tips & Tricks. All you should know about Heavy Rain and detailed descriptions of all the trophies.
  • Heavy Rain Walkthrough: On the Loose - The Old Warehouse (Part 5, Finale)
    This is a walkthrough for the entire game of Heavy Rain. It is assumed that you wish to try and get a good ending. It covers how to get a good game ending while guiding the adventures of Ethan Mars, Norman Jayden, Scott Shelby and Madison Paige as they struggle to find the Origami Killer and Shaun.
  • Nudity in Heavy Rain - Not A Big Deal
    A video released of gameplay from Heavy Rain showed off gratuitous nudity, and yet the uproar over it is barely even on par with that from the Hot Coffee mod for GTA a while back. Why is that?

Indiana Jones

  • Guide to Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings (Part 2)
    Part 2 of this Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings guide and walkthrough takes you through the last two areas of this action adventure video game for the PS2. Indiana Jones will have to battle deadly foes, collect all the artifacts and try to achieve all the Glory Moves on his way to Nepal.
  • The Best Indiana Jones Video Games
    It's not a common thing to find video games based on a popular license that are actually any good. Here's the best of the bunch for the Indiana Jones franchise. These are games that range from "pretty good" to "fantastic" but all are worth a look if you've got a hankering for Indiana Jones.
  • Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings - A Gamer's Walkthrough (Part 1)
    This walkthrough takes walks Dr. Jones through all the levels of Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings. Along the way, we'll show you where to find the Fortune Artifacts and how to achieve a Glory Move. You'll start your adventure in the heat of the Sudan and eventually end your adventure in Panama.
  • Nintendo Wii Cheats: LEGO Indiana Jones
    Not all of us can be as quick and agile as Dr. Jones. For those having trouble with LEGO Indy, this cheat codes might help.
  • Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings Wii Review
    Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings for the Nintendo Wii suffers terrible shooting mechanics, hard to drive vehicles, easy and often pointless puzzles, and level designs that take the energy right out of the game play.

inFAMOUS

  • InFamous 2 (PS3) Preview! What Does Sucker Punch Have Planned for Cole This Time Around?
    Some time has passed since the end of InFamous, and Cole is now stretching his arcing legs as he ventures south to New Marais, an InFamous 2 version of New Orleans.
  • Review for Infamous (PS3)
    This is a review for Infamous, the prequel to Infamous 2 that was recently released. It's a Sony PS3 exclusive title, made by a company called Sucker Punch. It's also an open-world type game, which sees you controlling a new super-hero by the name of Cole McGrath.
  • Light 'em Up: All the Powers of inFamous 2 and How to Get Them
    Don't wonder if your loosing out on great powers by choosing Good over Evil. This guide will detail not only what powers you can get but how you get them and anything you should be aware of when you use them.
  • Is inFamous Living Up To The Hype Or Falling Off The Scene?
    inFamous is an exclusive PS3 game that has been hyped for months on TV, online, & magazines. It has its own short comic, its own flash game, and uses mesmerizing trailers in-game. From the trailer, inFamous seems to be having an excellent graphics processing. Does it live up to its expectation?
  • inFAMOUS Review: It's Electric
    Offering up the first hit of the year for the PS3, will Sucker Punch's latest game prove to be a true classic or just another platformer? Read on inside for our verdict.

Just Cause 2

  • Just Cause 2 Xbox 360 Guide: General Strategy
    Just Cause 2 isn't always an easy game. There are times when you'll have helicopters on your back and no place to go. What do you do in these situations? This Just Cause 2 strategy guide covers that and more.
  • Dual-Wielding SMGs for Fun & Profit in Just Cause 2
    Just Cause is a game that is literally about blowing stuff up. If you don't blow stuff up, the game won't progress. To do this as quickly as possible, you need to use the best weapons, and this guide will help you decide which guns Rico should carry.
  • Just Cause 2 PC Review: A Flawed Masterpiece
    Just Cause 2 is both an incredible game and a terrible game. It is a work of art marred by terrible gameplay. Yet, for PC gamers, the sins of Just Cause 2 can be forgotten with a few clever mods.
  • Guide to Downloadable Content for Just Cause 2
    The first two pieces of downloadable content for Just Cause 2, the Chevalier Ice Breaker and the Black Market Aerial Pack, have already been released. The upcoming Black Market Boom Pack, along with the Monster Truck and Tuk Tuk Boom Boom vehicles, look to expand the game even further.
  • Just Cause 2 PS3 Review
    Just Cause 2 places players once again in control of CIA operative Rico Rodriguez and will have the opportunity to create plenty of havoc as they blast their way through a explosive and not entirely serious game.

Metroid

  • Metroid Prime Boss Guides
    The Metroid series has always been known for its huge bosses, and Metroid Prime is no exception. Keep the surprises to a minimum and use this guide to help Samus Aran save the day.
  • Metroid - Nintendo Wii Virtual Console Review
    The first installment in the Metroid series is tough, but it's also a good look back at retro gaming, and it provides a great history lesson for fans of the series who want to see just how Metroid got its start.
  • Metroid Prime Trilogy Boss Guides: Metroid Prime 3
    The conclusion to Retro Studio's trilogy of Metroid adventures. At long last Samus discovers Dark Samus' purpose, but can she stop the corruption that threatens to conquer the galaxy? More than that, can she stop the corruption that threatens to destroy her?
  • Metroid Prime 2 Boss Guides
    Continuing with my series of boss guides for the Metroid Prime series, I detail strategies to help you defeat the bosses of Metroid Prime 2. The difficulty has been ramped up from the first Metroid Prime, but with this guide you should have a much easier time!
  • Metroid Prime Boss Guides, Part 2
    The second half of my guide to the baddies of Metroid Prime focuses on the more intense boss battles in the game. These alien creatures will stop at nothing to destroy Samus Aran, so do yourself a favour and use these guides to destroy them first.

Other Action Games

  • Dead Island – Characters Breakdown
    If you need to know who to play as, and the specialization of each of the characters in the game, read Bright Hub’s guide on Dead Island Characters. Included is information on the skills available, specializations, skill upgrades and more.
  • Dead Island – Enemy 101
    Zombies will eat you unless you’ll be prepared, by knowing exactly how to react and who you are facing. We have just the medicine against those rotten-flesh blues: find out every type of hostile you’ll encounter in the game, their perks and their weaknesses.
  • Dead Island – Know Your Loadout: Firearm Basics
    Like in Left4Dead, there are no shortages of weapons in this zombie-fest reprise: get your hands on anything from a wooden paddle to hard-iron like the M4A1 Carbine. Which weapons have made the final release? Keep reading to find out.
  • The Incredible Hulk PS2 Cheats
    If you haven't played The Incredible Hulk on the PS2, then you don't know what you're missing. Think Grand Theft Auto with the Hulk as the protagonist. You won't be hijacking cars, but you will be placed in a quite similar free-roaming and fully destructible New York City to run amok within. Enjoy!
  • No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise - Initial Impressions
    Bright Hub takes a look at the first couple of assassination missions in No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise for the PlayStation 3, an HD remake of the Wii original that launched back in 2008.

Overlord

  • Overlord 2 Guide and Walkthrough: Part 4 - The Journey to Everlight
    Part 4 of the Overlord 2 walkthrough for the Xbox 360 covers the journey to Everlight. It will discuss important creatures, items and tasks you will encounter. Warning, this guide is full of spoilers! Use it to help you get through difficult areas and find specific items.
  • Walkthrough Guide to The Everlight Jungle and Facility in Overlord 2
    Part 5 of our walkthrough covers the Everlight Jungle and Facility areas. Discover important tips on the tasks, creatures and items you will encounter. Warning, this Overlord 2 guide is full of spoilers! Use it to help you get through difficult areas and find specific items.
  • Overlord 2 - Surviving the Devourer Boss and Other Tips
    Are you ready to rule your evil domain? Overlord 2 for the Xbox 360 is an action-packed, humored filled console game that is full of challenges. Here are some Overlord 2 cheats help you defeat the Devourer and Spider queen along with some other useful tips.
  • Overlord 2 Guide - A Tormented Childhood Beginning in Nordberg
    This Overlord 2 walkthrough for the Xbox 360 covers the first few sections of the game. It will highlight important tasks, items and creatures you will encounter as the Overlad as well as the beginning of your evil training. Be aware, this guide is full of spoilers!
  • Guide to Overlord 2 - The Elven Sanctuary and Finding the Red Hive
    This is part 2 of the Overlord 2 walkthrough series for the Xbox 360. It is filled with spoilers describe detailed information about the Elven Sanctuary, finding the Red Hive along with the other creatures and obstacles you will encounter.

Prince of Persia

  • Prince of Persia - Xbox 360 Achievements
    Prince of Persia was released on multiple platforms to outstanding reviews. It boasts vibrant visuals, a big campaign, and plenty of Xbox 360 achievements, and our guide will tell you just how to get them.
  • Prince of Persia Rival Swords Review for Wii
    Light and darkness, the balance of the cosmos hangs treacherously in the balance and its up to you to restore it! Check out this review for the Wii game Prince of Persia: Rival Swords to find out how you can keep the order of the world
  • Retro Prince of Persia: Warrior Within
    In this article, we take a look at the second game in the "Sands of Time" Trilogy - the one only known as "Warrior Within". Sophomore slump or sophomore success? Find out inside.
  • Retro Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
    The first in a series of articles about the "Prince of Persia" series - in this article, we examine The Sands of Time.
  • Retro Prince of Persia: The Two Thrones
    Wrapping up the new-ish series of Prince of Persia titles is "The Two Thrones" - find out inside whether the final chapter of the story made everything better or worse.

Prototype

  • Prototype Combat Guide: How to Kill Everything
    Prototype involves combat. A lot of combat. Tanks, gunships, mutated infected and fat super soldiers are just some of the enemies Alex must deal with. This Prototype combat guide gives pointers on how to kill some of the most common and troublesome enemies in the game.
  • Prototype Combat, Disguise, Vehicles and Weaponry Guide
    This detailed guide for Prototype on the PC provides you with all the information you need on the various upgrade possibilities in the game. This part focuses on Combat upgrades, Disguise skills and upgrades and Vehicle and Weaponry skills.
  • Prototype Review
    Prototype is a seriously action packed thrill ride through New York. You play as Alex Mercer, a man afflicted by a mysterious virus which gives you incredible destructive powers. There are a few flaws but this is a lot of fun.
  • Prototype Powers, Movement and Survivability Guide
    This is guide to the various upgrades you can buy in the action packed PC game Prototype. In this first part we take a look at Prototype powers, movement and survival upgrades.
  • Prototype Stealth Guide: In Plain Sight
    Alex Mercer is tough cookie. But he is also capable of hiding from an entire army while in plain sight. Using his disguise powers is often the difference between success and defeat, and is usually the only way inside a military base.

Saints Row 2

  • Saints Row 2 PC Review
    Saints Row 2 hasn't grown up. It's still a morality-free adventure for the little devil in all of us. If you can embrace the immoral part of yourself then this game is for you. There's unrelenting joy in terrorizing the innocent and defenseless populace of Stillwater.
  • Saints Row 2 XBOX 360 Cheat Codes for Vehicles
    Drop that car of your nightmares and get into the car of your dreams with the Saints Row 2 cheat codes that will be strictly for vehicles. These are the XBOX 360 codes, but presumably they work for every system the game is on. Check and see if they work for you!
  • Impress Your Friends With This Saints Row 2 Unlockables Guide
    Along with the cheat codes and the achievements, there are also tons of unlockables for the Saints Row 2 game for Xbox 360. This guide will show you the unlockables that you can gather up and impress your friends with. Try to collect them all to 100% the game!
  • XBOX 360’s Saints Row 2 Achievement Guide
    There are a large number of achievements for Saints Row 2 and many of them are secret or come with the DLC packs. What are all of them? How do you unlock each and everyone of them? Well read on and we'll tell you all of that below.
  • Saints Row 2: Chaotic Gangster Action
    This is an open ended sandbox style gangster game which invites inevitable comparison with the GTA series. Saints Row 2 is inferior in every way and to make matters worse this PC port is badly done and the game performs poorly. The co-op multiplayer is not enough to make this worthwhile.

Sherlock Holmes

Spiderman

Splinter Cell

Tomb Raider

  • Tomb Raider Underworld Game Guide: Combat Situations
    This part of the Tomb Raider Underworld game guide discusses combat tactics and strategies while playing the game. We'll provide you with tips, hints, and ideas on how best to take care of the bad guys and the tactics and behaviors you can expect to see in the enemies you'll face.
  • Tomb Raider Underworld - Weapon Breakdowns
    Tomb Raider Underworld has a number of different weapons that Lara uses during gameplay, some are effective in certain difficulty settings, while others better against particular types of enemies. This article discusses all of Lara's available weapons, their best uses, and some of their weaknesses.
  • Tomb Raider Underworld: Arctic Sea Area
    This part of the Tomb Raider Underworld walkthrough tells you all the moves and actions Lara needs to execute during her adventure in the Arctic Sea levels. Lara will have to destroy the Power Stones as she makes her way to the doomsday device and fight off attacks by the Atlantean queen Natla.
  • Tomb Raider Underworld - Exploring Jan Mayen Island & Andaman Sea
    This Tomb Raider Underworld walkthough guides you through the Jan Mayen Island and Adaman Sea areas. Lara has to deal with a number of different physical threats, a few puzzles, leap and jump around as usual as well as other challenges that will test her skills.
  • Tomb Raider Underworld - Guide to Croft Manor & Southern Mexico Levels
    This part of the Tomb Raider Underworld walkthrough takes Lara through the hidden secrets beneath Croft Manor and then to the steamy jungles of Southern Mexico to walk through forgotten temples in search of treasure and knowledge.

Uncharted

  • Uncharted 3 - Chapter 10 - 11
    We're now doing a little research with Elena, just like the old days. We'll spend most of the chapter just walking around a market, and we'll then need to solve all of the puzzles in the hidden chambers in the well. If you need help with any of these little challenges, look here.
  • Uncharted 3 - Chapters 8-9
    We're going to an old castle for this one, and it's going to be one very long battle. You'll need to deal with a ton of Marlowe's thugs, make your way to the top of several towers and finally track down the path to the main tomb, which has some very fancy puzzles waiting for you.
  • Uncharted 3 - Chapters 7: Stay in the Light
    It's time for a lot of spiders and fire, along with an annoying tile puzzle. We're going down into the chateau's tomb, and we're going to find some very dark things inside. After this little descent, we'll still need to make our way out of the crumbling ruins to the relative safety of the forest.
  • Uncharted 3: Chapter 6 - The Château
    This is our first real mission toward finding the Atlantis of the Sea. For now, we have to find a way inside the old Château. There are a few puzzles, a cave and a whole bunch of thugs in our path to the truth. Do you need help getting past them?
  • Uncharted 3: Chapters 1-5
    We're starting off Uncharted 3, with a long scene throughout London and through the past. If you're looking to get the game off to a good start, then our guide will really help you out.

X-Men

  • X-Men: The Official Game PC Game Review
    X-Men: The Official Game was released on the heels of the last X-Men movie "The Last Stand" and is Activision's attempt to successfully integrate the best parts of the X-Men movies and the capabilities of video games. The Official Game fails for the most part, but has a few entertaining moments.
  • The Best Wolverine Games Online
    Wolverine’s deadly fighting skills can be played online. There are many free online Wolverine games like MRD Escape and Search and Destroy. Some involve stealth while others are plain hack and slash fun. Playing Wolverine was never so exciting
  • PC Game Reviews: X-Men Origins: Wolverine
    The X-Men Origins: Wolverine PC game takes a leap ahead of most Marvel-centric games in terms of violent action and gory stuff. Fans of the clawed assassin will certainly find this game loaded with grisly cinematics and raw action that was never seen in any X-men video game.
  • Xmen Origins Wolverine - Finding Dog Tags In Chapter Two
    Now that you know where to find the dog tags in the first Chapter of Xmen Origins Wolverine, let's move on to the second chapter and find these 20 that you need to keep going!
  • X-Men Origins Wolverine: Cheats, Unlockables, and More
    When it comes to the newest Xmen game for the PS3, Xmen Origins: Wolverine holds some great game play and awesome adventures. But, let's face it, every game is better with some cheats and unlockables right? Here are all the PS3 cheats for Xmen Origins that you'll ever need.

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