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PS3 Review - 'LittleBigPlanet: Game of the Year Edition'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 2, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

LittleBigPlanet: Game of the Year edition features 18 never-before-seen fan-created levels. It also includes seven free downloadable content packs to expand SackBoy's wardrobe, deliver new gameplay, and offer a larger variety of "Create" materials.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Need for Speed Shift'

by Brian Dumlao on Sept. 27, 2009 @ 2:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Designed to deliver a true driver’s experience that reflects contemporary motorsports, Need for Speed Shift is built by racers for racers, delivering an authentic and immersive driving experience.

PSN/XBLA Review - 'NBA 2K10: Draft Combine'

by Brian Dumlao on Sept. 22, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

NBA 2K10: Draft Combine will allow fans to create their own custom player with the utmost detail and, for the first time in the NBA 2K series, begin their career by experiencing the on-court life of an NBA hopeful going through the NBA Draft Combine at the world-renowned Attack Athletics gym in Chicago.

NDS Review - 'Wizards of Waverly Place'

by Brian Dumlao on Sept. 20, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Wizards of Waverly Place allows fans to play as their favorite wizard-in-training, Alex Russo, who is played by rising star Selena Gomez on the show, casting magical spells and participating in mini-games to complete tasks and acquire new magic skills.

Wii Review - 'Muramasa: The Demon Blade'

by Brian Dumlao on Sept. 19, 2009 @ 8:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Muramasa: The Demon Blade is a unique, highly stylized action RPG players take on the role of a male ninja or female kunoichi, utilizing their ninja prowess to traverse the clever side-scrolling levels that feature vertical progression as well as the traditional horizontal stage advancement.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Darkest of Days'

by Brian Dumlao on Sept. 14, 2009 @ 4:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Phantom EFX's Darkest of Days, using 8Monkey Labs' proprietary Marmoset game engine, is a story-rich, first-person shooter presenting an intriguing story of time-travel to some of the darkest periods in the history of mankind.

Wii Review - 'Build'n Race'

by Brian Dumlao on Sept. 11, 2009 @ 12:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Build’n Race is a game of high-speed stunt racing through some of the most reflex testing track designs - jumps, ramps, raised hairpin turns, half-pipes and a multitude of other challenges await the player all within beautifully realized environments.

Wii Review - 'Groovin' Blocks'

by Brian Dumlao on Aug. 30, 2009 @ 4:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Puzzle games are soon to be redefined as Groovin’ Blocks is set to offer a unique and addicting musical experience. Feel the music and get a look at the fast-paced gameplay of placing blocks to the beats of your choosing.

Wii Review - 'Metroid Prime Trilogy'

by Brian Dumlao on Aug. 29, 2009 @ 4:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Metroid Prime Trilogy is a premium three-game collection for the Wii that bundles all three landmark Metroid Prime games onto one disc and revamps the first two installments with intuitive Wii Remote controls, wide-screen presentation and other enhancements.

Xbox Live Arcade Review - 'Rocket Riot'

by Brian Dumlao on Aug. 21, 2009 @ 3:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Rocket Riot is an action-packed side-view shooter featuring a bazooka-wielding jetpack soldier. With a highly stylized 8-bit era feel, players blast their way through the environment against enemies or multiplayer foes online.