Xbox 360 Reviews

Review: Pirates vs. Ninja Dodgeball

Written by on September 23, 2008 in


Pirates vs. Ninjas Dodgeball goes where no Facebook app has gone before by setting these two anti-social groups against one another in a sporting environment.  Rounding out the cast of delightful characters are the addition of Zombies and Robots, giving the players a well-rounded motley crue.  This Xbox Live Arcade title has been in the… Read More »

Review: Braid

Written by on August 19, 2008 in


Braid is a puzzle platform game that will be on the tongues of many video game award presenters later this year.  This may even be a game that may cause some critics to rethink their ‘games as art’ argument.  Braid is a beautiful looking game with its soothing music, the ethereal worlds, and pleasant ambiance. … Read More »

Review: Schizoid

Written by on August 12, 2008 in


  Schizoid from Torpex Games is built to played with someone else.  The gameplay practically demands it as one player controls a orange ship and the other player controls a blue ship.  The object is simple, destroy your matching color adversaries by touching them or making them go boom.  The control scheme is simple as… Read More »

Review: Deadliest Catch: Alaskan Storm

Written by on July 9, 2008 in


Whenever a television or movie property is made into a video game, there is always some suspicion how well the game is going to turn out. The Discovery Channel’s crab fishing series, The Deadliest Catch, is the newest television series made into a video game. Deadliest Catch: Alaskan Storm is a crab fishing simulation, which… Read More »

Review: Ticket to Ride

Written by on July 8, 2008 in


The award-winning board game, Ticket to Ride has jumped the tracks onto the Xbox Live Arcade. The video game faithfully recreates the game play of the board game, and you never have to worry about losing train pieces or destination cards. The object of Ticket to Ride is fairly simple. Players choose Destination cards to… Read More »

Review: Lost Cities

Written by on June 12, 2008 in


Lost Cities is a Xbox Live Arcade game created by Sierra Online Shanghai Studio.  You can download the game for 800 Microsoft points.  This card based game is really a brain workout.  It is not a game that you can pick and up play.  It does take more than a few games to get the… Read More »

Review: Rocketmen: Axis of Evil

Written by on April 7, 2008 in


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Rocketmen: Axis of Evil is a top-down adventure shooter from Capcom, and is available on the Playstation Network and Xbox Live Arcade.  The basic premise is your are an rookie alien fighting for the Alliance of Free Planets, who is charged with saving teammates, battling invading Martians, protecting the Solar System and pushing the A… Read More »

Review: Dead Rising 2: Off the Record

Written by on September 1, 2013 in


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Dead Rising 2: Off the Record is a weird game. It isn’t weird because of its blend of zombies and Japan, but because of what Capcom’s doing with it in this iteration. They’ve made a number of very odd departures from the core of the previous games. I’ve written before about how I largely consider… Read More »