Xbox One Reviews (Page 19)
Rectangles have feelings, too
November 24, 2014 - It takes a great deal of talent to make a game about monochromatic rectangles intriguing and that's just what Mike Bithell accomplished when he created Thomas Was Alone. As a 2D platform puzzler, players will slide and jump their way through a wide variety of levels that will test their skills while one of the most unique and quirky narratives in gaming history unfolds.
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Classic Monopoly meets deceptive advertising
November 21, 2014 - Monopoly is a board game that millions have been enjoying (and angrily flipping off of the table) for decades. This release is a modern celebration of Monopoly that fans will enjoy yet it fails to live up to its promises.
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The weather outside is frightful
November 19, 2014 - Every now and then a game comes out that encompasses a cinematic experience in a simple and captivating way. Never Alone accomplishes this very well although it will leave players wanting more as they'll be done with it after a couple of gaming sessions.
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These troopers prove that size doesn't matter
November 18, 2014 - Twin stick shooters are an overcrowded genre so it's great to see one that has an innovative concept. Tiny Troopers: Joint Ops allows players to control multiple soldiers at once in a simplistic and fun little package.
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You'll need a bazooka to tear down this wall
October 31, 2014 - Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev put aside their differences to team up for a co-operative stealth action game. The result is Reagan Gorbachev; a release that gamers who have a sense of humour and dig retro games will definitely enjoy.
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Get ready to not blink for a while
October 1, 2014 - Velocity 2X attempts to combine various 2D action genres and succeeds in doing so. Almost any gamer will find it hard not to get sucked in to the frantic action that this game delivers in every second of gameplay.
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This game may contain nuts
September 28, 2014 - While drawing inspiration from Pac-Man, Nutjitsu doesn't quite live up to the classic. Gamers won't be playing it for more than a couple of hours. However, it is still a fun little game for the short while that it lasts.
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Prepare to die in 2D
September 23, 2014 - With countless 2D indie action games to choose from, you can't go wrong with Rogue Legacy. It seamlessly blends RPG elements with hectic action and draws inspiration from games like Dark Souls and Symphony of the Night.
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Peggle's as addictive as ever
September 11, 2014 - Peggle had many gamers sent to rehab due to its addictive nature and its sequel is no different. Peggle 2 takes the basic Peggle formula and presents it in one beautiful package.
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Making zombie slaying fun again
August 25, 2014 - There are more zombie video games than there are zombies in a zombie video game. Unlike most zombie games, Dead Rising 3 doesn't take itself seriously as it utilizes a B movie plot and atmosphere which in turn make the game a lot of fun.
Read more: Dead Rising 3 Review