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Dustin Chadwell's Articles

NDS Review - 'Bolt'

by Dustin Chadwell on March 17, 2009 @ 2:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

An action adventure game based on Walt Disney Pictures' feature animation film, Bolt tells the story of a canine TV star that is inadvertently shipped from Hollywood to New York City, where he begins a cross-country adventure home and makes the surprising discovery that the super powers he thought he had don’t work in the real world.

NDS Review - 'Six Flags: Fun Park'

by Dustin Chadwell on March 15, 2009 @ 1:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Playing a bevy of midway-style games of chance and skill, players utilize the DS dual screen and stylus to simulate the motions of the games, recreating the beloved games of skill found at Six Flags, like Ring Toss, Whack-a-Mole, and many others, adapted to compliment the various themed areas of the park.

NDS Review - 'The Wonder Pets!: Save the Animals!'

by Dustin Chadwell on March 14, 2009 @ 7:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In The Wonder Pets!: Save the Animals! players tap, drag, blow, speak and circle their way through activities like pulling a thorn from the tiger’s paw, building a ladder to rescue a baby panda and towing the chimpanzee’s space capsule to safety.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Major League Baseball 2K9'

by Dustin Chadwell on March 11, 2009 @ 6:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

MLB2K9 captures the essence of baseball down to the most minute, player- specific details including batting stances, pitching windups and signature swings. Gameplay enhancements in pitching, batting, fielding and base running promise to be user-friendly and enjoyable for rookies or veterans. New commentary and presentation provide the icing to this ultimate baseball experience.

Wii Review - 'Onechanbara: Bikini Zombie Slayers'

by Dustin Chadwell on March 9, 2009 @ 3:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Onechanbara: Bikini Zombie Slayers, Aya is out to find the meaning of her IMICHI ancestors, even if it leads to the answer she does not wish for. Players can master the sword to take full advantage of the Wiimote controls by slashing, swinging and thrusting into zombie enemy hordes.

NDS Review - 'My World, My Way'

by Dustin Chadwell on March 4, 2009 @ 4:10 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

My World, My Way is a world-crafting adventure where you play Princess Elise who, after being turned down by her fated love, is determined to cast off her dress and fineries in exchange for a suit of armor and a weapon and prove that she too can lead a life of excitement.

Wii Review - 'Deal or No Deal'

by Dustin Chadwell on March 3, 2009 @ 4:09 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Zoo Games' video game adaptation will follow the format of the hit television show, new game modes and mini-games, such as Million Dollar Mission and Double or Nothing, will be creative additions for interactive play at home.

NDS Review - 'Margot's Word Brain'

by Dustin Chadwell on March 2, 2009 @ 3:57 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Margot has devised a set of six fiendish and compelling word based puzzles to test your vocabulary, spelling, and general vocabulary skills. No two games will ever be the same as you wrack your brain against the clock to create words from randomly generated letters in order to score maximum points!

NDS Review - 'Big Bang Mini'

by Dustin Chadwell on Feb. 27, 2009 @ 3:56 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

SouthPeak Games' Big Bang Mini is a fireworks-based shooter centered around filling the night sky with brilliant bursts of fireworks to take out encroaching enemies.

Wii Review - 'The King of Fighters Collection: The Orochi Saga'

by Dustin Chadwell on Feb. 21, 2009 @ 5:57 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Orochi Saga Collection is the most extensive KoF collection ever, containing five complete games, consisting of KOF 94-98. It includes the Orochi Saga trilogy (95-97) and unlockable bonus content materials, while the PSP edition includes an Ad-hoc mode.