Posts tagged Platformer
Jet Set Radio Review (XBLA HD Version)

When I heard that Sega planned on releasing the HD version of the cult classic Jet Set Radio for the Xbox 360, I was ecstatic! While I never played the original, Jet Set Radio Future was my go to game for when I was bored or just looking for a good time. Grinding on rails and tagging locations in Shibuya-Cho definitely made the game for me. Add in the funky soundtrack and you’re liable to have a good time. As I did my research and found out that Jet Set Radio had those very same elements, I knew it would be a day one purchase. Throughout my playthrough, I came to the conclusion that Jet Set Radio and Jet Set Radio Future were two very different games. The basic elements are the same but the way it is delivered greatly changes how these two play.

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The Amazing Spider-Man Review (Xbox 360 Version)

The Amazing Spider-Man is back webheads!

Beenox has been pretty busy with Spider-Man lately. Shattered Dimensions was fairly well received in terms of reviews and criticism. One the other hand, Edge of Time didn’t do as good with both the criticism and reviews. So, Beenox has spent a lot of time with the wall crawler; more than enough time to make a truly remarkable Spider-Man game. The Amazing Spider-Man game may not be remarkable but it is definitely a step in the right direction.

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Uncharted: Drake's Fortune Review

Greatness from small beginnings

When someone is trying to convince another person to buy a PS3, what do they normally say? Probably mention all the PlayStation and PlayStation 2 games that can be downloaded along with some other incentives. The biggest way to convince someone would be to talk about the line-up of games available. So yea, you have Heavy Rain, God of War, Metal Gear Solid and a bunch of other legendary titles. However, there is that one game that everyone seems to recommend to PS3 owner and would-be owners alike. The Uncharted series began in 2007 with the release of Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune. From there…well you know the rest.

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