New Releases: What upcoming games are you looking forward to?
Gamers who spent their hard-earned cash on a shiny new PlayStation 3 and are now awaiting games to justify the steep investment might just toss their black box in the trash if they pick up Lair, a $60 beer coaster of a game that should have never been released.Wait a sec. In all fairness, there might be a good game buried somewhere between the gorgeous high-definition graphics and Hollywood-quality music soundtrack. Problem is, with a control scheme this bad, not to mention camera angles that hinder instead of help gameplay, I'll be damned if I can find it. But it's not for lack of trying.Lair's story tells of a peaceful and prosperous Asylian civilization under attack by the war-hungry Mokai race and the huge creatures trained to do their bidding. You play as an Asylian warrior named Rohn, a dragon rider and member of the elite Sky Guard, who wards off the assault in the skies, over the seas and on the ground. Some of these battles are quite epic in scope, with dozens of flying creatu...
What's Hot: It's purty; Good soundtrack
What's Not: Extremely frustrating to control; Horrible camera angles; Repetitive missions and combat