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Top Shelf- NHL 10 Review

In my youth, three Genesis games received a disproportionate amount of play time- Sonic the Hedgehog, Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf, and NHL ’94. While the first two titles were typically solitary diversions, Electronic ...

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Roll On! Katamari Forever Review

Late in 2004, a then unknown game entitled Katamari Damacy (Japanese for “Clump Soul”) was garnering an unusual amount of attention from the gaming press. Namco, uncertain of the title’s viability on Western shores, decided ...

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Space Race- HalfBrick Rocket Racing Review

Browsing through the recently rechristened Xbox Live Indie Games Marketplace can seem like an excursion through a virtual red-light district. However, between the assortments of sordid massage programs, sophomoric fart apps, and drinking titles, steadfast ...

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Steer the Sphere- Switchball Review

While running and jumping are arguably the most popular way to traverse game worlds, rolling is no slouch. Since Marble Madness first introduced its sphere-spinning mechanic, games have had us rotating everything from Monkey Balls, ...

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New Releases 9/20-9/26: Erudite ODST Edition

As much as the mainstream media would like to portray gamers as Mountain Dew fueled, attention deficit disorder-riddled misfits, this week’s new releases would paint a contradictory picture. With entries based on crime-novelist James Patterson, ...

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Rock Solid- Guitar Hero 5 Review

Arguably, one of the best things to happen to the Guitar Hero series has been the creation of the Rock Band franchise. Without a robust competitor, Activision’s seminal series might still be mired in awkward ...

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