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Prince of Persia: Warrior Within

The enemies, no longer Middle Eastern sand demons, are now largely populated by females with a bondage fetish.

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16 Mar 2005 // 1:00 AM

Godzilla: Save the Earth

First there was the halfhearted American release of Gojira, then there was the ill-conceived 1998 American Godzilla, and finally Godzilla made his leap into commercial work as the spokesperson of Imodium.

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2 Mar 2005 // 1:00 AM

That’s So Raven

It's kind of like Saved by the Bell minus any 'threatening' sex appeal. After all, Raven is a Disney creation.

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The Strangerhood

This distance from reality may be more authentic in its honesty than any of the 'real life' situations we see on the networks.

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Final Fantasy Tactics Advance

The characters are the most unintentionally shallow and unlikable bunch I have ever seen assembled.

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2 Mar 2005 // 1:00 AM

Diner Dash

It is in the everyday operations of the restaurant that the game actually starts to take shape as a game, and not just an expression of white-collar escapist fantasies.

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Playboy: The Mansion

Apparently, free love extends only to heterosexuals and lesbians in this representation of Hef's so-called revolution.

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16 Feb 2005 // 1:00 AM

Otogi 2: Immortal Warriors

The worlds you visit are surreal spaces that aren't so much about being traversed as they are simply about being inhabited.

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16 Feb 2005 // 1:00 AM

Jak 3

If 'Jak 2' was a little too much like 'Grand Theft Auto', the third game in the series wisely turns the adoration down a notch.

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16 Feb 2005 // 1:00 AM

Gretzky NHL 2005

With the cancellation of the 2004-2005 NHL season imminent, today's hockey is limited to virtual reality and Russia.

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3 Feb 2005 // 1:00 AM

World of Warcraft

Tolkien fans are sure to feel very much at home in this game.

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Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater

We are unaccustomed to seeing stories about men and women that are anything but sexual dramas.

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3 Feb 2005 // 1:00 AM

Fight Club

It's thorough blandness renders it impotent, pointless, insignificant.

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19 Jan 2005 // 1:00 AM

Sid Meier’s Pirates!

Usually, Meier's name above the title indicates two things: depth and addictiveness.

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19 Jan 2005 // 1:00 AM

Resident Evil 4

It's only when developers turn a genre on its head that we're treated with titles like Resident Evil 4.

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19 Jan 2005 // 1:00 AM

Namco TV Games

One look at the current crop of video games, and it becomes clear they just don't have the simple elegance so perfectly created in the days of yore.

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19 Jan 2005 // 1:00 AM

Lizzie McGuire 2: Lizzie Diaries

I have to wonder about the state of video games and how they are sold to the female populace.

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19 Jan 2005 // 1:00 AM

Def Jam: Fight for NY

The racial text of Def Jam: Fight for NY shows little subtlety.

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Ratchet and Clank 3: Up Your Arsenal

The perfect blend of humor that was actually funny, running-and-gunning action, and platformer puzzles and timing was almost more than I could handle.

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5 Jan 2005 // 1:00 AM

Lilo & Stitch 2: Hämsterviel Havoc

Disney is sitting on a goldmine but is too blind to see it.

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