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Xbox Live Arcade Review - 'Ikaruga'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on May 21, 2008 @ 4:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Treasure Co.'s Ikaruga is a quick-paced Xbox Live Arcade shooter with strong strategy elements featuring a slow-motion training mode and co-op play for two, combining of beautiful, manga-style storytelling and refined, ultra-challenging arcade heroics.

Xbox Live Arcade Review - 'Rocky and Bullwinkle'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on May 12, 2008 @ 1:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Based on the popular cartoon series of the 1960s, Rocky and Bullwinkle on Xbox Live Arcade is a fast and fun party experience packed with more than 100 micro games. Eight playable characters from Frostbite Falls are back in the living room, including Rocky, Bullwinkle, Boris, Natasha, Dudley Do-Right and many more.

PS2 Review - 'Rachet & Clank: Size Matters'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on May 2, 2008 @ 3:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters is an all-new sci-fi action adventure featuring many new and returning weapons and gadgets, drawing players into a galaxy spanning adventure set across new levels with diverse gameplay.

Xbox Live Arcade Review - 'Hexic 2'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on April 19, 2008 @ 12:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The basic gameplay is straightforward, familiar, and addictive — just spin a trio of hexes to create a group of three or more matching colors, or build a formation of hexes to create more advanced pieces. Whether you want a relaxing puzzle break or a frantic race against the clock, Hexic 2 has you covered!

Xbox Live Arcade Review - 'GripShift'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on April 16, 2008 @ 3:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

GripShift combines automotive and puzzle solving skills across 120 challenging levels, 25 rubber burning race tracks and 20 deadly deathmatch arenas across four themed worlds.

NDS Review - 'Left Brain Right Brain'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on March 21, 2008 @ 2:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Left Brain Right Brain includes 15 different games based on speed, accuracy, association, recognition, memory and strategy. The book-style play requires players to rotate the DS to develop hand-eye coordination with their dominant and non-dominant hands.

PS2 Review - 'Yu-Gi-Oh! GX The Beginning of Destiny'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on March 17, 2008 @ 12:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The Duel Academy is holding a Tag Duel Tournament, and students are hastily searching for the right partner to guarantee victory. As a transfer student who has just joined the Academy, players will go head to head against the best duelists in Duel Academy, building up trust and friendship in order to find the right partner for the Tag Duel Tournament.

PC Review - 'Audiosurf'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on March 12, 2008 @ 2:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Audiosurf is a music-adapting puzzle racer where you use your own music to create your own experience. The shape, the speed, and the mood of each ride is determined by the song you choose. You earn points for clustering together blocks of the same color on the highway, and compete with others on the internet.

PC Review - 'Rhem 3: The Secret Library'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on Feb. 22, 2008 @ 12:55 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Rhem 3: The Secret Library is an adventure game, continuing the story from its two predecessors. Your task is to once again help the brothers Kales and Zetais to discover a new part of their fascinating world. After you have found a letter from Zetais with instructions you start the journey to Rhem once again...

PC Preview - 'Mabinogi: Fantasy Life'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on Feb. 14, 2008 @ 4:36 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Mabinogi features an action-packed combat system based on strategy and skill. You can make your character stand out with endless head-to-toe customization possibilities and immerse yourself in a fantasy world teeming with opportunity and adventure.