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Xbox 360 Review - 'Spider-Man: Friend or Foe'

by Chris Lawton on Nov. 8, 2007 @ 2:43 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Players will embark on a global quest to overcome an evil threat, by controlling Spider-Man and one of numerous Super Hero or Super Villain sidekicks, as they master unique fighting moves and styles while switching between characters to execute team combos and defeat foes.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Kengo: Legend of the 9'

by Chris Lawton on Oct. 23, 2007 @ 1:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In feudal Japan, it was kill or be killed for the samurai. Kengo: Legend of the 9, known in Europe as Kengo Zero, lets you battle as one of nine famous samurai warriors while mastering expert techniques to gain an advantage over your foes. Become a Kengo Master as you fight your way through lush, high-definition Japanese environments.

X360 Review - 'Stuntman: Ignition'

by Chris Lawton on Oct. 11, 2007 @ 1:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Stuntman: Ignition challenges players to drive for perfection, dropping them into the adrenaline-fueled role of a Hollywood stuntman, vying to create the most insane high-flying jumps, mind-blowing corkscrews and metal-twisting crashes ever filmed.

PC Review - 'Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened'

by Chris Lawton on Oct. 5, 2007 @ 2:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened rises to the challenge of being entirely in 3D; while the creators have kept classic game mechanics, the game benefits from the freedom and the immersion brought by a superb animated and detailed real time 3D environment.

PC Review - 'Destination: Treasure Island'

by Chris Lawton on Sept. 26, 2007 @ 6:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Destination: Treasure Island is an all-new adventure from Kheops Studios, freely inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson's novel, but situated four years after its conclusion.

NDS Review - 'Operation: Vietnam'

by Chris Lawton on Sept. 20, 2007 @ 12:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Operation: Vietnam, players simultaneously command up to four soldiers as they attempt to lead their squad out of enemy territory. Using the touch-screen to issue commands, access inventory and view maps, players must utilize the specialties and weapons of each soldier in 20 different missions that include rescuing POWs and saving civilians.

NDS Review - 'SimCity DS'

by Chris Lawton on Sept. 12, 2007 @ 1:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

True to the SimCity series, players will be able to create and control their city in the palm of their hands ... and much more. Maximizing the stylus and built-in microphone controls of the Nintendo DS, SimCity DS brings to the franchise like never before the feeling of personal involvement with your city.

PS2 Review - 'NCAA Football 08'

by Chris Lawton on Sept. 2, 2007 @ 3:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In NCAA Football 08 players will look to be a leader and become a legend on the field with a new and deeper recruiting system and an all-new Campus Legend mode. The all-new Leadership Control makes players lead by example and control the action on the field and improving players' personal ratings on each big play.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Hour of Victory'

by Chris Lawton on Aug. 26, 2007 @ 4:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Hour of Victory allows you to play a key role in the pivotal and cinematic battles from the European and North African theaters of World War II, using the skills and gameplay style you choose.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Shrek The Third'

by Chris Lawton on Aug. 20, 2007 @ 12:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Shrek The Third will take players on an all-new adventure filled with fun and exciting new challenges, never-before-seen characters and environments, plus the same humor we've come to love from Shrek and the gang.