Articles tagged namco bandai

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon

Ace: Combat: Assault Horizon so totally embraces the military-porn mindset that it out-Michael-Bays Michael Bay.

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A Quiet Start Screen Speaks Volumes

So, I never touched Demon's Souls. And it wasn't because I was scared (okay, maybe I was a little bit scared).

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‘Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom’ Just Isn’t Magical Enough

There are some games whose averageness you can actually taste.

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5 Mar 2009 // 9:00 PM

Afro Samurai

Afro Samurai would be a little too self-serious if it wasn't for Ninja-Ninja, a white-haired, impish character that can best be described as Samuel L. Jackson playing Samuel L. Jackson.

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The recent release of NOBY NOBY BOY cements the PS3 as the most reliable destination for "play" with or without the "game".

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4 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

Soul Calibur IV

Soul Calibur IV is a deep, rewarding and -- most importantly -- downright fun fighting game.

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Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3

Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 is the Yngwie Malmsteen of fighters. Its excess knows no limits.

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Naruto: Uzumaki Chronicles 2

High hopes for Uzumaki Chronicles 2 are quickly dashed, and in the first half-hour or so of gameplay no less.

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Soulcalibur Legends

The notion of mapping physical action to gameplay in Wii games is both the system's greatest strength and its greatest weakness.

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18 Dec 2007 // 10:00 PM

Beautiful Katamari

The charm that once made the original fun and interesting has worn thin now that the second and third sequels have come around.

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11 Dec 2007 // 10:00 PM

Smash Court Tennis 3

Smash Court Tennis 3 lies in the murky middle ground between Wii Sports' tennis and Virtua Tennis, neither excelling in any particular area nor really doing that much wrong.

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6 Dec 2007 // 10:00 PM

Namco Museum Remix

Playing classic titles is often like reading a dense Victorian novel.

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2 Oct 2007 // 11:00 PM

.hack//G.U. Volume 2: Reminisce

The gameplay of .hack suffers from a major flaw in design: it emulates a different genre but takes away the only things that make that genre fun to being with.

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Ubisoft Understands the Art of the Climb

// Moving Pixels

"Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed and Grow Home epitomize the art of the climb.

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