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Xbox 360 Review - 'Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood'

by Mark Melnychuk on Aug. 10, 2009 @ 4:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood transports players from a ravaged Civil War-era Georgia to the Aztec ruins of Mexico. In the wildest West ever depicted, players can embody both McCall brothers in an intense Wild West storyline full of greed, lust and lawlessness that takes place during a legendary period of American history.

PS3 Review - 'Bionic Commando'

by Mark Melnychuk on June 11, 2009 @ 4:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Bionic Commando features Nathan Spencer, a government operative who represents the ultimate fusion of man and machine. After distinguishing himself in a fierce conflict against the Imperials, Spencer is betrayed and falsely imprisoned by the very people he unquestioningly served.

PS3/X360/PC Review - 'Flock!'

by Mark Melnychuk on May 14, 2009 @ 1:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Flock! you take control of a UFO that has been given the challenge of herding farm animals to its mothership through a variety of puzzle-filled physics-based interactive levels, including corn fields, pastures and other “plushie”-like environments.

PS3/X360 Review - '50 Cent: Blood on the Sand'

by Mark Melnychuk on April 13, 2009 @ 2:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In THQ's 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand you play as one of the world's biggest hip-hop stars in an all-out battle to protect 50 Cent's assets and to collect payment from a crooked overlord.

Xbox 360 Review - 'RACE Pro'

by Mark Melnychuk on March 26, 2009 @ 1:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

RACE Pro recreates a breathtaking reality giving you the ultimate racing simulation experience with precision physics and handling.

PS3 Review - 'X-Blades'

by Mark Melnychuk on March 15, 2009 @ 2:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

X-Blades is a third-person, anime-style action/adventure. Your heroine wields two magical blades that can be used as swords or guns, and has magical abilities, all of which are upgradeable.

PS3/X360 Review - 'The Lord of the Rings: Conquest'

by Mark Melnychuk on Feb. 12, 2009 @ 4:11 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Lord of the Rings: Conquest is an action-packed game set in the Lord of the Rings universe of J.R.R. Tolkien where players will fight epic battles any way they want, whether it be as the heroic forces of good, or as the legions of Sauron’s evil army, including Cave-trolls, Oliphaunts, the Balrog and Sauron himself.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa'

by Mark Melnychuk on Dec. 31, 2008 @ 4:14 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe and Gloria the Hippo are still stranded on Madagascar and attempt to leave. Unfortunately, their plane makes an emergency landing in the wilderness of Africa, where Alex meets the rest of his family and has trouble communicating with them after much of his time at the Central Park Zoo.

Xbox Live Arcade Review - 'Banjo-Kazooie'

by Mark Melnychuk on Dec. 21, 2008 @ 1:48 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The bear and bird's first ever outing available in full. Loads of rollicking fun to be had here and with the legendary Stop 'N Swop feature reinstated. You’ll never look the same again at a jigsaw.

Xbox 360 Review - 'MotoGP 08'

by Mark Melnychuk on Dec. 12, 2008 @ 3:21 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

MotoGP is the world's premier motorcycling championship consisting of 18 Grands Prix hosted around the globe, featuring the world's top motorcycle manufacturers who provide machinery for the world's best riders.