XBOX ONE Reviews

Evil Revisited — Resident Evil HD Remaster Review

by 6 days ago

It’s hard to believe that it has been almost 20 years since Resident Evil lurked onto the video game scene and completely redefined the survival horror genre.  There has been …

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The Day the Disco Died — Funk of the Titans Review

by 2 weeks ago

There are three basic ingredients that make a good platformer: solid controls, challenging levels and engaging design. You can read back through the catalog of classic platformers and find these …

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Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris – Tomb Raiding at its finest

by 2 months ago

Like all great myths, the story of Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris begins with betrayal and sibling rivalry.  So the legend goes, the God King Osiris and his …

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LEGO Batman 3 Beyond Gotham Review

by 2 months ago

Anyone who has played the LEGO video games over the years has probably noticed that each game has endeavored to be even bigger than the last. Whether they were pushing …

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PowerA Spectra Illuminated Controller Review

by 2 months ago

I’m not a huge fan of third party controllers.  There are a few companies that can do it right, but for every one of those there are ten that release …

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Rocksmith 2014 review – It’s all part of my rock and roll fantasy

by 2 months ago

If you rewind back to this time last year you might recall that Matt Buckley and I did an in-depth review of Rocksmith 2014 on Xbox 360.  At that point, …

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Finish the fight, again — Halo: The Master Chief Collection review

by 2 months ago

I'm going to try out an analogy here, so please, bear with me if it starts to get away from me. Buying Halo: The Master Chief Collection is like purchasing …

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Let them eat cake––Assassin’s Creed Unity review

by 2 months ago

For all of Assassin's Creed Unity's posturing as a next-gen, connected, online experience, it still remains just as entrenched in its own history––for good and for ill. Gone is the …

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Dragon Age Inquisition – welcome to the new age of role playing

by 3 months ago

When you hear a new game is coming from Bioware, you brace yourself.  This is a company that delivers compelling and interesting stories, where every companion is alive and so …

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A bright future for shooters — Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Review

by 3 months ago

Ten seconds. I have ten seconds. The satellite is so close. I slide around a corner, turning to spray a burst of bullets as I do so. An enemy falls …

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Shadow Warrior Review

by 3 months ago

In 1997, Shadow Warrior released for PC as a spiritual successor to Duke Nukem 3D, and starred a terribly racist Asian caricature named Lo Wang. This isn’t a premise that …

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Sunset Overdrive review – candy colored chaos

by 3 months ago

Everyone around you is partying, slamming Overdrive energy drinks, and pulsing with the “untz untz untz” coming from the stage as a smarmy Fizzco rep slings their latest sugar buzz. …

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