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XBLA Weekly: February 20, 2013

Written by (@galactic_rhyme) on February 20, 2013 in Features

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This week has a couple of choices for us to consider. Let’s get right to it, shall we? First up, since it’s already been reviewed here on TMG: Serious Sam Double D XXL. The reviewer’s thunder I shall not steal; head to the review to see more about this game!   Next, something for the nostalgic gamer: Capcom… Read More »


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Interview with Nathan Fouts of Mommy’s Best Games

Written by (@katanasquirrel) on February 4, 2013 in Features

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Mommy’s Best Games has produced some of the best games the Xbox Live Indie section has seen. With games like Weapon of Choice, Explosionade and Shoot 1Up under their belt, Serious Sam publisher, Devlover Digital, approached them about making a tie-in game. Dubbed, Serious Sam Double D, the title was a Contra-like 2D game with… Read More »


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Preview: Serious Sam Double D XXL

Written by (@katanasquirrel) on January 21, 2013 in Features

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A few years back when it was announced that Mommy’s Best Games, developers of the fantastic Xbox Live Indie titles like Shoot 1Up, were making a game in the franchise I was more than a little intrigued. Serious Sam Double D was a 2D sidescrolling shooter in the vein of Contra and was a blast… Read More »


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Serious Sam: Double D XXL Gets Face-Kickin’ New Trailer

Written by (@katanasquirrel) on January 11, 2013 in News

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The excellent Serious Sam: Double D, from the Mommy’s Best Games and Devolver Digital, is finally getting an Xbox Live Arcade port in a little over a month. Titled Serious Sam: Double D XXL, the port will include a variety of upgrades including new levels and weapons. However, the biggest addition will be the addition… Read More »


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A Serious Man: A Serious Sam Retrospective Part 2: All Cover? No, Man!

Written by (@katanasquirrel) on October 10, 2012 in Features

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After years of waiting for a new Serious Sam game, most of my hopes were dashed. In 2009, I had nearly completely forgotten about Serious Sam as a franchise simply because it had been so long since a new, proper iteration was released. Sure, I could go back and play the old games in the… Read More »


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A Serious Man: A Serious Sam Retrospective Part 1: The First Encounters

Written by (@katanasquirrel) on October 9, 2012 in Features

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I’ve always felt like Serious Sam was a franchise that didn’t get enough credit for what it was. It’s one of the few Western game series that have a sort-of “screw it” mentality and go completely crazy with every iteration. The franchise throws thousands of enemies at you and says, “Ok, now go kill everything.”… Read More »