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February 1st, 2011

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Review – Tales From Space: About A Blob

“You play as a sort of gelatinous blob. You can eat anything smaller than you, and when you do, you grow, so you can eat bigger things.” This is how I described Tales From Space: About A Blob to my …

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January 30th, 2011

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Review: Spare Parts

Spare Parts… is uneven. That’s honestly the best way of describing it. For every moment of fun, there’s an equal part frustration thrown in to the mix. For every time you and your co-op buddy hi-five each other for health, …

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January 18th, 2011

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Review: echochrome ii

Echochrome ii hates you. It wants you to fail, and when you do, it mocks you for it. This isn’t a game to play when you want something easy; this is a game you play when you want a real …

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January 16th, 2011

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Review: Top Darts

There’s been some discussion on this title, most notably this.  Does the “It’s just darts” argument stand up to the oche? Loading up Top Darts you’re greeted to the calibration screen.  It isn’t the most precise screen with just three …

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January 13th, 2011

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Review – Costume Quest: Grubbins on Ice

I am a very big fan of Costume Quest (it was my favourite game of 2010), so it isn’t hard to imagine how excited I was to hear that it would receive an expansion. The persistent smile that refused to …

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January 12th, 2011

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Review: I Must Run!

GameLion seems to have a knack for making great minis. Their previous titles, Boom Beats in particular, had a great knack for making simple gameplay addictive and fun, and I Must Run shows us that the developer has no signs …

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January 10th, 2011

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Review: Tetris

There are a lot of things to be said in a Tetris review preamble: It’s one of the great grandfathers of modern games. It’s so ubiquitous that there is a version of Tetris on nearly every gaming platform (and several …

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January 3rd, 2011

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Review: Sackboy’s Prehistoric Moves

This was one of the first games I played with my shiny new Playstation Move.  I’m glad it was, I had a great time.  Shame the experience didn’t last long.. LBP: Sackboy’s Prehistoric Moves was first demoed when the Move …

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December 13th, 2010

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Review: Spelunker HD

Spelunker is a classic platforming game that has been released on several platforms. Each iteration of the game from its debut on the Atari to its jump onto the NES is known for one thing: Merciless difficulty. Tozai Games, the …

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December 12th, 2010

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Review: Monopoly

Reviewing a video game adaptation of Monopoly is different from a regular review because I can’t really review the game itself; I’m not about to critique the mechanics of a cardboard classic that’s been around since 1935. The best I …

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February 1st, 2011

Posted in - Reviews

Review – Tales From Space: About A Blob

“You play as a sort of gelatinous blob. You can eat anything smaller than you, and when you do, you grow, so you can eat bigger things.” This is how I described Tales From Space: About A Blob to my …

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- 1 Comment

January 30th, 2011

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Review: Spare Parts

Spare Parts… is uneven. That’s honestly the best way of describing it. For every moment of fun, there’s an equal part frustration thrown in to the mix. For every time you and your co-op buddy hi-five each other for health, …

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- 0 Comments

January 18th, 2011

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Review: echochrome ii

Echochrome ii hates you. It wants you to fail, and when you do, it mocks you for it. This isn’t a game to play when you want something easy; this is a game you play when you want a real …

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January 16th, 2011

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Review: Top Darts

There’s been some discussion on this title, most notably this.  Does the “It’s just darts” argument stand up to the oche? Loading up Top Darts you’re greeted to the calibration screen.  It isn’t the most precise screen with just three …

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- 0 Comments

January 13th, 2011

Posted in - Reviews

Review – Costume Quest: Grubbins on Ice

I am a very big fan of Costume Quest (it was my favourite game of 2010), so it isn’t hard to imagine how excited I was to hear that it would receive an expansion. The persistent smile that refused to …

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Read More

- 3 Comments

January 12th, 2011

Posted in - Reviews

Review: I Must Run!

GameLion seems to have a knack for making great minis. Their previous titles, Boom Beats in particular, had a great knack for making simple gameplay addictive and fun, and I Must Run shows us that the developer has no signs …

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Read More

- 0 Comments

January 10th, 2011

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Review: Tetris

There are a lot of things to be said in a Tetris review preamble: It’s one of the great grandfathers of modern games. It’s so ubiquitous that there is a version of Tetris on nearly every gaming platform (and several …

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Read More

- 4 Comments

January 3rd, 2011

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Review: Sackboy’s Prehistoric Moves

This was one of the first games I played with my shiny new Playstation Move.  I’m glad it was, I had a great time.  Shame the experience didn’t last long.. LBP: Sackboy’s Prehistoric Moves was first demoed when the Move …

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- 3 Comments

December 13th, 2010

Posted in - Reviews

Review: Spelunker HD

Spelunker is a classic platforming game that has been released on several platforms. Each iteration of the game from its debut on the Atari to its jump onto the NES is known for one thing: Merciless difficulty. Tozai Games, the …

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Read More

- 1 Comment

December 12th, 2010

Posted in - Reviews

Review: Monopoly

Reviewing a video game adaptation of Monopoly is different from a regular review because I can’t really review the game itself; I’m not about to critique the mechanics of a cardboard classic that’s been around since 1935. The best I …

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