Nov 202011
 
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword | First Impressions (Wii)

Ask any Nintendo console owner what the ONE game is they can’t live without, and they’ll probably say something with the name “Mario” in the title. Ask that same person what TWO games they can’t live without and they’ll say “Mario” and “Zelda”. Zelda has been a flagship franchise for Nintendo for 25 years, and […]

Jan 162011
 
First Impressions | Kingdom Hearts Re:coded (DS)

Since its initial release in 2002, Kingdom Hearts has been a favorite among many video game fanatics around the globe. The bizarre, but cleverly handled mix of characters from both the Final Fantasy and Disney universes was as winning of a combination as peanut butter and jelly. In preparation for the much anticipated release of […]

May 222010
 
Bit.Trip RUNNER - First Impressions | WiiWare

Earlier this week, Aksys Games released indie developer Gaijin’s fourth installment in the Bit.Trip series available on WiiWare. The aptly titled “RUNNER” finally puts players in the shoes of the series’s protagonist, CommanderVideo, in this side-scrolling rhythm/reflex platformer. Be prepared for a lesson in tension management as you instruct the Commander when to jump, slide, […]