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Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy

This is the Lego Star Wars game that you have been looking for.

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26 Sep 2006 // 1:00 AM

The Secrets of Da Vinci: The Forbidden Manuscript

The Uncanny Valley claims another unwitting victim.

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15 Sep 2006 // 1:00 AM

Guild Wars Factions

Factions has more in common with Counter-Strike and Diablo than it does other MMOs.

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6 Sep 2006 // 11:00 PM

Super Dragon Ball Z

Super Dragon Ball Z is a PlayStation 2 game with coin-op motivation.

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27 Aug 2006 // 11:00 PM

Dead Rising

Most horror movie subtext is watcher-inferred, but zombies have no problem using themselves to cast obvious blanket statements on society.

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23 Aug 2006 // 11:00 PM

Prey

Prey's interpretation of life and death, its major innovation, shuns the game over screen.

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The Movies: Stunts and Effects

The substance of Stunts and Effects is only as good as the property on which it rests.

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Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories

Liberty City Stories isn't the bold new GTA game many fans were hoping for.

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Super Monkey Ball Adventure

This is about breathing new life into a series via an expanded, developed one-player experience.

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Massively Multiplayer Pong

I am not certain what the purpose of the game is. Indeed, I am not certain that this media product can be categorized as a game at all.

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20 Jul 2006 // 2:00 AM

The Red Star

While the artwork's alluring and the universe compelling, there's little attempt to introduce the characters or ease off on the pronoun-happy nomenclature.

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18 Jul 2006 // 2:00 AM

Dragon Quest VIII

While most of its progeny has evolved with the times, Dragon Quest refuses to take even the most necessary baby steps.

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14 Jul 2006 // 2:00 AM

Cars

We are finally getting to the point where controlling the avatar on-screen is actually like taking on the role of the movie's protagonist.

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11 Jul 2006 // 6:05 PM

Bonnie’s Bookstore

Gaming is more than just the games. It's a part of the digital lifestyle that more and more of us are embracing each day.

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New Super Mario Bros.

Playing New Super Mario Bros. is a lot like shagging an ex: it's satisfying in the moment, but afterwards you realize your effort could have been spent better elsewhere.

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Brothers in Arms: Earned in Blood

What this game does so well is that it makes you actually feel like a WWII soldier, something that very few games have accomplished.

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31 May 2006 // 12:00 AM

Pirate Baby’s Cabana Battle Street Fight 2006

The unnamed protagonists seem to be the progeny of an unholy union between zombie slayers Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, and comic book hero Scott Pilgrim.

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12 May 2006 // 12:00 AM

Gawker Stalker

When the good and the great feels forced to engage in this sort of guerilla counter-spamming warfare against an irregular army of bloggers, they've already lost.

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27 Apr 2006 // 12:00 AM

March Madness on Demand

Last-second shots only exist for two reasons: changing the score and highlight reels.

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25 Apr 2006 // 12:00 AM

Power Girl: The Classifieds

Manion not only captures Power Girl's... buxomness, but provides wit and charm while Kara seeks to fill her life with a mundane nine to five.

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