Friday 18th April 2014,

Browsing the "XBLA" Tag

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Foul Play

Regardless of whether you choose to partner up or go it alone, Foul Play is a grand ole adventure. [...]

October 14, 2013 Reviews, Xbox 360
Cloudberry Kingdom XBLA Review

Cloudberry Kingdom

While I certainly applaud the work done on Cloudberry Kingdom's engine, it has one big flaw: computers don't understand what fun is. You can have a computer make a level, but it'll just be following parameters. To really achieve something [...]

August 20, 2013 Reviews, Xbox 360
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For a game built on such a solid mix of exploration and combat, to have both systems feel so broken is almost criminal, especially when a different, better version of the same game exists on another platform. Are any of [...]

August 8, 2013 Reviews, Xbox 360
Brothers A Tale of Two Sons Review

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

While Starbreeze has made their mark as a first-person developer, they have certainly proved their worth in the downloadable market with Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons. If they decided to step away from triple-A game development and just focus [...]

August 8, 2013 Reviews, Xbox 360
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For a company so well known for it's console stretching pinball franchise, Castlestorm is as beautiful and precise as any one of their fantastic tables. It's easy to use mechanics serve to make every skirmish a mix of fun and [...]

August 1, 2013 Reviews, Xbox 360
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R.I.P.D.: The Game

Unlike the dedicated officers of the R.I.P.D., do yourself a favor and just let this one go. I don't think this needs anymore words to get that point across. [...]

July 30, 2013 Reviews, Xbox 360
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State of Decay

State of Decay is an impressive open world zombie game that can actually rival blockbuster zombie games like Dead Island. The game is fifteen dollars on Xbox Live and if you are a huge zombie or horror fan than the [...]

July 16, 2013 Reviews, Xbox 360
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You will hard-pressed to extract any enjoyment from Fireburst. While it has some solid ideas in place, its potential is completely marred by its maddeningly frustrating technical issues that rear their head on a constant basis. But even if the [...]

July 15, 2013 Reviews, Xbox 360

DarkCast Ep. 84: Interview with Neil Sorens

Recently we got the opportunity to chat with Neil Sorens, Creative Direct of Pinball FX2.  We discuss the game’s unique pricing scheme, the potentiality of steampunk and Highlander tables as well as what it’s like to work with licenses like Star [...]

May 30, 2013 DCI
Way of the Dogg XBLA Review

The Way of the Dogg

Oh Snoop, where did it all go wrong? You were the king of the rap game for years and then it was a downward spiral of lions and a WrestleMania appearance. Of course this weird career that is Snoop’s culminates [...]

May 28, 2013 Reviews, Xbox 360
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