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Tuesday, January 20 2009

Mother 3

Like No More Heroes, this is a game where your own reactions and views are being toyed with. Unlike that game, however, this one is willing to do so with both humor and tragedy.


Sunday, January 18 2009

Castlevania Judgment

Many of the characters in Judgment seem like caricatures of themselves, their designs clearly influenced a bit too much by Soul Calibur.


Tuesday, January 13 2009

Skate It

Skate It stands as one of most realistic skateboarding games ever made while maintaining the playability and casual attitude of its predecessors.


Monday, January 5 2009

Something to Do with Death

By manipulating mankind’s fear of death, organized religion clearly emerges as the most ruthless and totalitarian authority institution in the history of the world.


Tuesday, December 30 2008

Dr. Seuss Lives on in World of Goo


Tuesday, December 9 2008

Quantum of Solace

What truly shines in Quantum of Solace is the single player mode, not the multiplayer that the series has become notorious for.


Sunday, December 7 2008

Fault Lines by Nancy Huston

Erra’s childish recounting of body parts that grow and those that don’t, including a count of her own lost baby teeth, is a rare moment where the narrator truly is only six.


Tuesday, November 25 2008

Art Style: Rotohex

For all intents and purposes, Art Style: Rotohex is Tetris with triangles.


Thursday, November 20 2008

Sam & Max: Season One

For a player wanting a good laugh, Sam & Max delivers.


Wednesday, November 19 2008

WiiWare: Tetris Party

A look at the latest iteration of Tetris via Nintendo's WiiWare.


Wii Music (Reviews) [13.Nov.08]
Art Style: Orbient (Reviews) [26.Oct.08]
The Console War (Moving Pixels) [21.Oct.08]
de Blob (Reviews) [19.Oct.08]
Wario Land: Shake It! (Reviews) [12.Oct.08]
Mario Super Sluggers (Reviews) [30.Sep.08]
Adventure: Adventure (Capsule Reviews) [30.Sep.08]
Wonder World Amusement Park (Reviews) [16.Sep.08]
Space Chimps (Reviews) [2.Sep.08]
Order Up! (Reviews) [26.Aug.08]
Wii Fit (Reviews) [24.Jul.08]
Opoona (Reviews) [22.Jul.08]
Deca Sports (Reviews) [13.Jul.08]
Boom Blox (Reviews) [19.Jun.08]
The Family by Jeff Sharlet (Reviews) [12.Jun.08]
Battle of the Bands (Reviews) [3.Jun.08]
Super Smash Bros. Brawl (Reviews) [22.May.08]
Sega Bass Fishing Returns! (Moving Pixels) [21.May.08]
Mario Kart Wii (Reviews) [13.May.08]
Worms: A Space Oddity (Reviews) [6.May.08]
Searching for the Next Wii Sports (Moving Pixels) [18.Apr.08]
NiGHTS: Journey of Dreams (Reviews) [6.Apr.08]
Bully: Scholarship Edition (Reviews) [3.Apr.08]
Bomberman Land (Reviews) [9.Mar.08]
Mario Party DS (Reviews) [6.Mar.08]
Puzzle Quest (Reviews) [24.Feb.08]
No More Heroes (Reviews) [21.Feb.08]
Endless Ocean (Reviews) [12.Feb.08]
Tony Hawk’s Proving Ground (Reviews) [6.Feb.08]
Jenga World Tour (Reviews) [31.Jan.08]
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