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XBLA Kicks Back with Rekoil: Liberation

Written by (@galactic_rhyme) on January 29, 2014 in News

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So far here in 2014, there has been very little to get excited about on the XBLA. Thanks to Plastic Piranha and 505 Games, there’s something new in the XBLA for shooter fans. This week brings us the release of Rekoil: Liberation. The game promotes itself as a balanced FPS. Taking place in an arena allowing up… Read More »


Alone on an Island

Written by (@imonahorse) on January 8, 2014 in Opinion

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My Xbox 360 exploded during the Summer of 2012. Initially, I thought this would mark the end of my gaming life. Not only were 90% of my games for Xbox 360, most of my friends were primarily XBLA users. It seemed like my 60 dollar subscription had flushed down the drain, as well as my… Read More »


Win Charlie Murder from The Married Gamers

Written by (@leftybrown) on August 14, 2013 in Features

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Charlie Murder is now available on the Xbox 360. The folks at Ska Studios were kind enough to give us a few codes to giveaway, so please feel free enter our Rafflecopter giveaway! Contest runs until Saturday, August 17. a Rafflecopter giveaway


XBLA Weekly: July 3-5, 2013

Written by (@galactic_rhyme) on July 2, 2013 in Features

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Rejoice Walking Dead fans, more content for your game is coming this week. Of course, they tacked that to the END of the week. Sigh. More on Walking Dead down below. First up this week, though, is Capsized from Alien Trap games. You are a space traveller and your ship has crash landed on a mysterious alien planet…. Read More »


Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon Hands-On

Written by (@mrsleftybrown) on April 11, 2013 in Features

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When the creators of Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon decided to make the announcement of the game on April Fool’s Day, they were confident that they had made the right choice. Creative Director Dean Evans stated “Most companies wouldn’t dream about making an announcement on this day, but we knew we had to. It just… Read More »

Review: Motocross Madness

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There is an absolute glut of quality racing games cluttering our shelves and hard drives nowadays. For gamers this is a really good problem to have. For Motocross Madness it kind of isn’t. There isn’t anything inherently wrong with the game, in fact it’s pretty swell; however, there isn’t anything that really stands out about… Read More »

Review: Battleblock Theater

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The first time that I ever heard about Battleblock Theater was in 2009 at PAX in Seattle. After investing hours and hours into The Behemoth’s previous game, Castle Crashers, I was excited to see what they could do with a new game. Then, the wait began. For almost four years I waited with bated breath… Read More »


PAX East Impressions: Day 2

Written by (@phneri) on March 24, 2013 in News, Opinion, Pax East 2013

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Our podcast: We gave away things! It was awesome seeing friends, family and a bunch of new folks stopping by to listen to Chris and Kelly, and get the pile of free stuff we were giving away. It was a good, pizza-fueled time. Sorcery is a….game?: Meeting the guys from Peter Jackson’s Sorcery was a… Read More »


XBLA Weekly: March 20, 2013

Written by (@galactic_rhyme) on March 21, 2013 in Features

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Greetings. This week brings us a couple of things that some really dread. Spiders and nightmares? Well, sort of. Read on. Alien Spidy is an adventure game starring Spidy, a fearless alien hero who is headed to Earth in search of his explorer friend Virgi after losing contact with her. Upon reaching Earth, Spidy’s ship… Read More »


XBLA Weekly: February 27, 2013

Written by (@galactic_rhyme) on February 27, 2013 in Features

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This week we’re going to get a little co-op and platforming seasoning for your weekly XBLA meal. First up, coming from 5pb Games is Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds – Cocoa’s Nightmare Attack – that title is a mouthful. You control one of four “cute” warriors challenging a mysterious man called “Phantom.” The game has the four-player… Read More »