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Sunday, May 22 2011

Yar’s Revenge

Good for the designers, who headed off the disaster of turning the once-worshiped Yars' Revenge name into a joke of a cynical update.


Thursday, August 13 2009

‘Splosion Man

This is a pure platformer but sped up to such a frenetic pace that the loading screen becomes a welcome break rather than an annoyance.


Tuesday, February 10 2009

The Maw

The only major problem with The Maw is the pacing and speed of gameplay. Unfortunately, it's a crippling sort of problem.


Wednesday, October 29 2008

Mega Man 9

Arun Subramanian looks at the purest bit of nostalgia yet released for the modern consoles.


Thursday, September 11 2008

Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved 2

Geometry Wars 2 is the best game and best value available on Xbox Live Arcade.


Thursday, August 28 2008

Braid

The organic, malleable gameplay that Braid offers is refreshing in the context of a game that superficially looks to be a platformer.


Wednesday, August 13 2008

1942: Joint Strike - Arcade Nostalgia in HD

Capcom's 1942: Joint Strike gets the Checkpoints treatment, courtesy of Arun Subramanian.


Thursday, July 31 2008

Dual Analog Shooters Go Commando

Capcom's shoot 'em up Wolf of the Battlefield: Commando 3 is oddly reminiscent of another recent Capcom game...


Thursday, May 22 2008

The Power of the Meta

Is it wrong to be a little bit uneasy about the use of Metacritic as part of the criteria with which to cleanse Xbox Live?


Thursday, May 8 2008

WiiWare Cometh!

While we've had clues thrown our way, we really don't know for sure which games will be part of WiiWare's launch on Monday. Here's what one writer is hoping for...


Xbox Live Arcade (Reviews) [24.Feb.06]
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