Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky's Articles


NDS Review - 'Glory of Heracles'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on May 9, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Glory of Heracles features the eponymous Greek hero in a pick-up-and-play role-playing game that has a rich storyline in a Greek motif and a deep battle system.

NDS Review - 'Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on Dec. 21, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Explorers of Sky is an action-packed adventure where players journey as actual Pokémon through a fantastic land untouched by humans. Before the game starts, players take a test to help them figure out which of the, over a dozen, Pokémon best represents their personalities.

Wii Review - 'The Secret Saturdays: Beasts of the 5th Sun'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on Dec. 18, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Based on Cartoon Network’s action adventure series, The Secret Saturdays: Beasts of the 5th Sun puts players in control of Zak Saturday and the rest of the Saturday family, a group of scientific explorers dedicated to discovering and protecting the secret artifacts and mysterious creatures known as Cryptids.

NDS Review - 'Roogoo Attack!'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on Oct. 23, 2009 @ 4:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Save Planet Roo and all its citizens from the evil Meemos by guiding differently shaped meteors that sustain and feed life to the planet. Rotate floating land masses to allow meteors to pass through safely. Use quick reflexes to navigate obstacles and complete the levels.

PS2 Review - 'Digimon World: Data Squad'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on July 4, 2009 @ 12:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

With new Digimon to tame, hundreds of items to collect, numerous stages and the unique Galactic Evolution System, excitement awaits players when Digimon World: Data Squad.

PS2 Review - 'SMT: Devil Summoner 2'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on June 30, 2009 @ 3:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Devil Summoner 2 is an action RPG breath of fresh air, with a deep, easy-to-control combat system, nearly two hundred demons to negotiate with, collect, and fuse, and a variety of strategies to employ and master. Experience a 1920's Tokyo bustling with cases to solve, criminals to bring to justice, and the threat of the mysterious King Abaddon looming on the horizon.

PS2 Review - 'Pipe Mania'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on May 11, 2009 @ 12:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Pipe Mania you must lay down a pre-ordained set of pipes on a tiled grid in order to keep the constantly flowing Flooze moving for as long as possible without it spilling out. The game requires quick thinking, hand-eye co-ordination, forward thinking and keen spatial awareness.

NDS Review - 'Blue Dragon Plus'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on April 5, 2009 @ 4:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

While the X360 version of AQ Interactive's Blue Dragon is an RPG in which young adventurers battle evil with their blue phantom shadows that mirror the actions of their masters, the NDS edition is a real time strategy title featuring the same five characters.

NDS Review - 'Mechanic Master'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on Feb. 13, 2009 @ 3:56 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Mechanic Master is a fun problem-solving game for creative minds where you use the stylus as a weapon to rid the Earth of alien invaders that have scattered across the planet. Become the ultimate Master of Mechanics by creating crazy contraptions to free humans, keep the mechanics in motion and defeat those pesky foes.

NDS Review - 'TouchMaster 2'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on Jan. 30, 2009 @ 1:24 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

TouchMaster 2 offers a collection of 20 new addictively fun and exciting card, action, strategy, puzzle and picture games.