aka Jorge

  • I live in Berkeley, California
  • I was born on August 2
  • My occupation is Community Development Manager
  • I am Male
  • JAlbor

    Evil Within Giveaway

    October 18, 2013 by JAlbor

    Hey there Horror Fans!

    I just wanted to let you know of a potentially cool opportunity. Bethesda Softworks is helping Wikia host an Evil Within Sweepstakes. If you make some fan art or similar creation, you can win a video card or an Evil Within poster signed by Shinji Mikami, the mind behind survival horror itself.

    Check out the sweepstakes right here!

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    Resident Evil 6 will not be available for direct download PC players on March 22, 2013. According to the press release, "Both the digital and retail versions of Resident Evil 6 PC will contain all the content found in the original console release plus receive any additions contained in any free title updates such as Ada Wong’s campaign being accessible from the outset and the challenging No Hope difficulty mode." Furthermore the digital version will take full advantage of Steam functionality by supporting the following features:

    • Cloud saving
    • Steam Achievements
    • Friends support
    • Game overlay
    • Leader boards

    Spec-wise, this is what you’ll need: Minimum specs

    • OS: Windows Vista®/XP, Windows 7, Windows 8
    • Processor: Intel® CoreTM2 Duo 2.4 Ghz or b…
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    As I mentioned before, I do not think Resident Evil 6 is a horror game. Although it does have some terrifying moments, particular in Leon's campaign. Which brings me to this topic:

    What are your scariest moments in the Resident Evil franchise? Below are my five. Let me know what your scariest moments are and, in particular, what are the scariest moments (if any) in Resident Evil 6?

    1. When Dogs Attack

    Yes, this was back in the day. The graphics were not great, but the ambience was unlike any other game. Resident Evil defied expectations in gameplay. I remember when I first played the game, long after it came out, it still felt new and deeply unsettling. So naturally I was primed for the worst thing to exist in a apocalyptic situation: zombie do…

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  • JAlbor

    Resident Evil 6 is out, to some mixed reactions. Critical thoughts aside, Resident Evil 6 has some features that players should be reminded of before venturing into the latest franchise entry. Here are "5 Things You Should Know" about Resident Evil 6 that might make your experience better. While I hope franchise fans find enjoyment in these, my hope is that this list helps new players in the series get the most out of both this game and the entire Resident Evil collection.

    Do you have your own picks? Leave your "5 Things" in the comments below!

    1. This is Not a Horror Game

    At least not in the classical sense. Yes, there are terrifying and unsettling portions of Resident Evil 6. Leon and Helena's campaign features some really unsettling momen…

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    Resident Evil 6 Reactions

    October 3, 2012 by JAlbor

    Resident Evil 6 is out for many of you and by now you have at least put in a substantial amount of time into the much anticipated game. The Reception has been all over the board. Some, like GameTrailers, gave it a solid 8.8, while others, like Destructoid, gave it a mere 3 out of 10. It seems Resident Evil 6 may become the most divisive entry into the franchise yet.

    But game critics aside, I want to know what you all think about the game. Vote in the generalized poll below, but be sure to leave your more in-depth thoughts in the comments below. I am particularly curious to here what you think are the best and worst moments of Resident Evil 6.

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