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Thursday, May 22 2008

Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Even though many of the core game mechanics have not changed a jot from Melee, it's still almost impossible to return to the older game after seeing what the newer stages were capable of.


Thursday, May 15 2008

The World Ends With You

Almost without exception, the changes to the standard JRPG formula in The World Ends With You improve the gameplay and provide a startlingly fresh take on the role-playing experience.


Tuesday, May 13 2008

Mario Kart Wii

Mario Kart Wii has reached critical mass levels of madcappery.


Wednesday, May 7 2008

Hurry Up Hedgehog!

Azmol Meah takes on the UK-exclusive Hurry Up Hedgehog! for the Nintendo DS. He doesn't hold back.


Tuesday, May 6 2008

Do You Miss the Pencil and Paper?

The dependence of the Nintendo DS on stylus-based games has inspired an influx of pen-and-paper game translations. How do they hold up to the real thing?


Sunday, May 4 2008

Naruto: Ninja Destiny

The very point of having a huge roster of characters to play is the change of tactics and style that different characters bring with them. With Naruto, none of that exists.


Wednesday, April 30 2008

Guitar Hero’s Branches Turn to Twigs

The Guitar Hero franchise is being diluted by the sheer number of uses of the Guitar Hero name.


Wednesday, April 16 2008

Accepting the Absurd via Super Smash Bros. Brawl

While video games will always adopt varying levels of verisimilitude, the Wii presents a novel challenge to the conventional consciousness, and that is an attack on realism.


Wednesday, April 9 2008

Slow economy responsible for decline in casual gamers


Wednesday, March 26 2008

Wii shortage continues, but why?


Mario Party DS (Reviews) [6.Mar.08]
Endless Ocean (Reviews) [12.Feb.08]
Tony Hawk’s Proving Ground (Reviews) [6.Feb.08]
Contra 4 (Reviews) [16.Jan.08]
Rayman Raving Rabbids 2 (Reviews) [15.Jan.08]
Mega Man ZX Advent (Reviews) [9.Jan.08]
Flipper Critters (Reviews) [8.Jan.08]
What’s next for Xbox? (News) [8.Jan.08]
Dementium: The Ward (Reviews) [2.Dec.07]
Chibi Robo: Park Patrol (Reviews) [26.Nov.07]
Super Mario Galaxy (Reviews) [25.Nov.07]
Mario Strikers Charged (Reviews) [13.Nov.07]
MySims (Reviews) [6.Nov.07]
E for Some But Not All (Features) [30.Oct.07]
Metroid Prime 3: Corruption (Reviews) [18.Oct.07]
Metroid Prime 3: Corruption (Reviews) [16.Sep.07]
Brain Age 2 (Reviews) [3.Sep.07]
Mario Party 8 (Reviews) [15.Jul.07]
Mercury Meltdown Revolution (Reviews) [28.Jun.07]
Can PS3 survive for long? (News) [20.Jun.07]
Consoles may get price cut (News) [12.Jun.07]
Animal Crossing: Wild World (Reviews) [4.Jun.07]
Wario: Master of Disguise (Reviews) [30.May.07]
WarioWare: Smooth Moves (Reviews) [29.Apr.07]
Spectrobes (Reviews) [22.Apr.07]
Super Paper Mario (Reviews) [8.Apr.07]
Trace Memory (Reviews) [13.Jul.05]
Polarium (Reviews) [16.May.05]
Wario Ware Touched! (Reviews) [30.Mar.05]
Super Mario 64 DS (Reviews) [15.Dec.04]
Donkey Kong (Classic NES Series) (Reviews) [30.Jun.04]
Mario Kart: Double Dash!! (Reviews) [7.Jan.04]
Wario Ware, Inc.: Mega Microgame$ (Reviews) [19.Nov.03]
Nintendogs (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Mario Kart DS (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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