Special Forces: Team X –...

Feb 19, 13 Special Forces: Team X – Review

Posted by in Arcade, Featured, News, Reviews, Shooters, XBLA Reviews

If you have a problem, if no-one else can help and if you can find them, maybe you can hire... um... Team X, I guess? BrutishBatfink may or may not be the kind of person that pities the fools. We just don't know.

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Bang Bang Racing – Revie...

Nov 18, 12 Bang Bang Racing – Review

Posted by in Arcade, Driving, Featured, News, Reviews, XBLA Reviews

BrutishBatfink makes us a little wistful about the good old days of overhead racers and plastic toys as he reviews Bang Bang Racing on Xbox LIVE Arcade.

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Under Defeat HD Deluxe Edition...

Oct 08, 12 Under Defeat HD Deluxe Edition – Trailer

Posted by in Arcade, Featured, News, Previews, Shooters, Trailers

For the 2D shoot 'em up fan in all of us.

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Terraria coming to XBLA and PS...

Sep 12, 12 Terraria coming to XBLA and PSN – Announcement

Posted by in Action/Adventure, Arcade, Featured, News, RPG, Strategy

It's the intricate fusion of Minecraft and Metroid you've always wanted (assuming that I've read your mind correctly anyway).

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Wreckateer – Review (Sum...

Sep 08, 12 Wreckateer – Review (Summer of Arcade 2012)

Posted by in Arcade, Featured, Kinect, News, Reviews, Strategy, XBLA Reviews

We've recently learned that Iron Galaxy's Wreckateer may be one of the worst performing Summer of Arcade titles in the history of the promotion. Oh dear. Jose Bear, Kinect in hand, dives in to find out if the game actually deserves it's cruel fate.

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Dust: An Elysian Tail – ...

Despondent about the generally lackluster titles in this year's Summer of Arcade, Transient Nova rounds out proceedings with a review of Dust: An Elysian Tail. No humourous intro here. He's THAT despondent.

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Hybrid – Review (Summer ...

Aug 19, 12 Hybrid – Review (Summer of Arcade 2012)

Posted by in Arcade, Featured, News, Reviews, Shooters, XBLA Reviews

Jetpacks are great fun until your legs start to burn and inevitably catch fire. Thankfully, videogames are there to let us fulfill our jetpack fantasies without suffering from horrible injuries. Videogames like Hybrid. Which Transient Nova is reviewing.

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Deadlight – Review (Summ...

Rule No.1 when it comes to zombie apocalypse survival: be aware that the Z-axis exists. Randall Wayne obviously chooses to make things harder for himself in Deadlight, and at the very least Transient Nova admires his determination to abide by X and Y alone. The daft bugger.

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Tekken Tag Tournament 2 –...

Pit your robot against other robots, fighters, chickens, giant sumo wrestlers and a panda wearing a tutu. In a verdant field of flowers. Because why not?

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Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater H...

Jul 30, 12 Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD – Review (Summer of Arcade 2012)

Posted by in Arcade, Featured, News, Reviews, Sports, XBLA Reviews

Transient Nova begins 2012's Summer of Arcade in earnest with a return to the some of the gnarliest skate parks in gaming. Shreddin' man! That's a warning by the way. He's seen people die of lacerations in there.

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