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Gut Reactions: Nintendo E3 Experience at Best Buy

Gut Reactions: Nintendo E3 Experience at Best Buy

As big and as awesome as E3 is, it's not available to the public. As big and as awesome as Nintendo is, they know that, so they tried to bring E3 to the fans by shipping demo stations featuring four high-profile first party games to Best Buy stores across the country.  Unfortunately, unless you're 12 and under, it's not all it's cracked up to be. First of all, I just want to say that most of this feature is negative talk […]

Kirby’s Return to Dream Land Review

Kirby’s Return to Dream Land Review

Lately, there has been a great deal of rebooting, both in movies and games, and our favorite pink mascot is in no way exempt. Nintendo gave the hero a shiny new gloss and a few friends in his newest adventure on the Wii. What Is It? Kirby’s Return to Dream Land brings the puffy hero to crystal clarity on the Wii and into the hearts of generations both new and old. This title tells the tale of Magolor, whose ship […]

Rock Band 3 Review

Rock Band 3 Review

With its predecessor turning out to be one of the best music games in the genre, Rock Band 3 has some very big expectations to live up to. Is it able to deliver, or does it fall short? What Is It? Rock Band 3 is the first real sequel to the 2008 hit Rock Band 2. This year's offering is all about bringing the feel of playing a real instrument home. The game adds keyboards, vocal harmonies, and an all […]

NBA Jam Review

NBA Jam Review

The NBA season is underway, and whether you're a fan of the world champion Los Angeles Lakers or you're a loyal Warriors fan wondering when it'll finally be time to believe again.  That time has become because NBA Jam is back. What is it? If you've never heard of the NBA Jam series, you must be really young.  Because of its outrageous gameplay, NBA Jam was once the pinnacle of basketball games.  Dunks from the free throw line, the lack […]

DJ Hero 2 Review

DJ Hero 2 Review

Are you ready to rock? Yes? Well then Rock Band 3 is on the shelf over there. If on the other hand you're looking for some awesome beats, then stick around for DJ Hero 2. What is it? DJ Hero 2 is the second in the DJ Hero series developed by UK based studio FreeStyle Games. In this relatively new take on the rhythm game genre, you work to mix two different tracks together into one coherent cut. Tap notes, […]

Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Review

Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Review

Neversoft has been plugging away at the Guitar Hero franchise for several years now. Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock marks their latest, and last game in the series. Is this a worthy entry for the franchise, or does it show signs of fatigue? What's It About? The Demigod of Rock has been imprisoned in a stony tomb by The Beast. He is unable to fight, but can still influence events in the world. He calls out to prospective Warriors. If […]

Metroid: Other M Review

Metroid: Other M Review

The Metroid series has always been about discovery.  Even with the Prime trilogy making its debut on the GameCube in 2002, Samus Aran has always roamed different planets alone in an attempt to solve historic mysteries.  Now Nintendo has once again taken the series in a different direction: Back to its roots and tributing Prime's first-person mantra–to help with this, Team Ninja (of Ninja Gaiden fame) has come along for the ride. What's It About? Metroid: Other M is the […]

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