UFC 2009: Undisputed for the Xbox 360 and PS3. Developer: Yuke’s, Publisher: THQ Immediately after Street Fighter II was released, some complained that games were getting too complicated. Accustomed to a stick and two button ...Read More »
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Super Robot Taisen OG Saga: Endless Frontier for the Nintendo DS. Developer: Monolith Soft, Publisher Atlus Reviewed by SeanNOLAIn most forms of media, be it film, television, poetry or sculpture, it is easy to find ...Read More »
Carpl for the iPhone/iPod Touch. Developer: Little Loud, Publisher: Little Loud Most games have a simple concept at the core of their gameplay. This concept is often then expanded-on and/or combined with other concepts until, ...Read More »
Bo and Ulf Andersson might have a reason to smile this week. The brothers, who co-founded GRIN Studios, have two releases this week between Bionic Commando and Terminator Salivation. Which means their ominous logo is ...Read More »
X-Men Origins: Wolverine for the Xbox 360. Developed by Raven Software, Publisher: Activision The game based on a movie license is the habitual bane of our industry. These titles are often developed under rushed production ...Read More »
Raiden Fighters Aces for the Xbox 360. Developer: Seibu Kaihatsu, Publisher: Valcon Games I have an extended history with the Raiden series of games. I still recall walking into an arcade and becoming transfixed by ...Read More »
Dig Dug Remix for the iPhone/iPod Touch. Developer: Namco, Publisher: Namco/Bandai Pity the iPhone programming team commissioned by a large publishing house. While the independent programmer can design an application to take advantage of the ...Read More »
Pocket Tanks Deluxe for the iPhone. Developer: Blitwise, Publisher: Blitwise. $4.99 TideGears’s Take: There’s a strange phenomenon that happens with certain obscure games. If a lesser-known game is clever enough, eventually someone will imitate it. ...Read More »
Lode Runner for the Xbox 360. Developer: Southend Interactive, Publisher: Tozai Games If a museum is ever built that honors the history of gaming, there is little doubt that classics like Space Invaders, Pac-Man, and ...Read More »