Articles tagged religion, miis, wii, nintendo

6 Mar 2008 // 10:00 PM

Mario Party DS

Mario Party DS benefits from the fact that a single-player game of Mario Party makes more sense on the Nintendo DS than it does on a home console.

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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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24 Feb 2008 // 10:00 PM

Puzzle Quest

You can spend 20 minutes every few days playing Puzzle Quest, or you can pour hundreds of hours into making your character a powerhouse.

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21 Feb 2008 // 10:00 PM

No More Heroes

Whether you'll enjoy No More Heroes really boils down to whether you're the kind of person who can make fun of yourself or you take yourself so seriously that you don't get the joke.

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Endless Ocean

Shouldn't one fear shark attack when chumming a stretch of sea and then poking and stroking a shark?

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6 Feb 2008 // 10:00 PM

Tony Hawk’s Proving Ground

The online play in Tony Hawk's Proving Ground fares well, because you can take people on while you psychoanalyze their avatars.

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31 Jan 2008 // 10:00 PM

Jenga World Tour

Jenga World Tour: The worst game of 2007.

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Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles

Although the game raises just as many questions as it answers, superfans will surely relish the narrative crumbs dropped from the table as they discover a bit more about the characters' motivations.

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Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros Treasure

Zack and Wiki looks very much like one would expect a game called Zack and Wiki to look -– and that's not a bad thing.

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15 Jan 2008 // 10:00 PM

Rayman Raving Rabbids 2

Rayman Raving Rabbids 2 really shines in the multiplayer mode, as is to be expected with this sort of game.

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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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8 Jan 2008 // 7:56 AM

Who’s ready to start talking about the next Xbox? Yeah, I know, it sounds idiotic - didn’t the 360 just come out? But one

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13 Dec 2007 // 9:58 PM

Bust a Move Bash!

Everything that is good and right in the kingdom of puzzle games -– addictive game play, mass appeal and challenge -– is startlingly absent in Bust a Move Bash!.

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Rockstar Games Presents Table Tennis

Although the Wii version of Table Tennis offers players three separate control schemes, none seem to take full advantage of the Wii remote.

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29 Nov 2007 // 10:00 PM

Manhunt 2

The issues surrounding Manhunt 2's release make it more interesting as an example of game editing and censorship than as a game.

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27 Nov 2007 // 10:00 PM

Dancing with the Stars

Seriously, where's Master P?

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Chibi Robo: Park Patrol

Even a ten-year-old could grasp that harvesting an entire forest at once is not as good as harvesting it in sections by simply comparing it to Chibi Robo's carefully balanced flower economy.

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25 Nov 2007 // 10:00 PM

Super Mario Galaxy

Super Mario Galaxy might be the first time old-school gamers have to accept that, y'know, maybe gamers these days do have it better than they did.

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19 Nov 2007 // 10:00 PM

Ratatouille

It's like Crash Bandicoot with more mobility, as rats can apparently walk tightropes, climb nets, and use conveniently-placed umbrellas to float around.

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13 Nov 2007 // 10:00 PM

Mario Strikers Charged

Like EA's early '90s NHL games, Mario Strikers Charged is all about body checking -- or in this case, slide tackling.

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