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Zombie Driver HD Review: Night of the Living Roadkill

The concept behind Zombie Driver HD is a simple one, as is its execution.  Drive, run over zombies, rescue people, move said people from one location to another, run down more zombies.  Pretty simple. As you might expect, you essay … Continue reading

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Listen to Flavor Flav, and Don’t Believe the Hype.

The strangely popular Japanese wrestling series, Fire Pro Wrestling, makes its debut on XBLA courtesy of Spike Chunsoft.   Let’s be honest from the outset: the only real item of interest here is the Fire Pro Wrestling name. The game takes … Continue reading

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When Two Becomes One

Realms of Ancient War (R.A.W.) by Wizarbox is the latest entry in the all too rarified hack and slash genre.  R.A.W., available via both XBLA and PSN, offers the very base choice of playing as Rogue, Wizard or Warrior – … Continue reading

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Tonight we’re gonna party like it’s 1987.

Pull out your bandanas and day-glo aerobics togs, because Double Dragon: Neon on PSN and XBLA is just one big flashback to the 80s.  And I have to admit, I really like it.  While not exactly a direct remake, Neon … Continue reading

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It’s a jungle out there so you’d better beware

PopCap once again proves how they remain at the top of their game with yet another excellent puzzler.    Zuma’s Revenge, as with Zuma before it, revolves around the player shooting colored balls in groups of three or more, which explode, … Continue reading

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That moldy, green dead guy sure plays a mean pinball.

Zen Studios, known for bringing such licenses to the pinball world as the Avengers and Spider-Man, turns their attention towards one of PopCap’s best-selling titles with the release of Plants Vs. Zombies for Pinball FX2 on XBLA and Zen Pinball … Continue reading

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Just don’t wreck Starlight Mansion

Every summer Microsoft rolls out five titles under the promotional heading “Summer of Arcade”. Games included in this yearly “event” are considered to be the cream of the crop of XBLA games being released during that time. This year’s second … Continue reading

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