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Review: Crimson Alliance (XBLA)

Call me a sucker for dungeon crawlers but I picked up the “free to play” XBLA game Crimson Alliance. It isn’t all that free which I’ll explain later. After finishing Torchlight a while back I was eager to jump into something similar and this filled the gap…sort of. It has…

Review: Bastion (XBLA)

At the recommendation of fellow PerezStart writer AduceClean I picked up Bastion, Microsoft’s first game of this years “Summer of Arcade”. Bastion is a fast paced, customizable action-RPG with a solid story. The graphics are bright and colorful, almost like a painting come to life; pure eye-candy. While the main…

Review: Plants Vs. Zombies (XBLA)

Plants vs Zombies finally makes its highly popular and addictive way to the 360 via XBLA. PopCap (Peggle, Bejeweled, etc.) has struck gold once again with their newest title. As a new 360 downloadable game, how does this game stand up when it’s been out for quite some time and…

Capcom Announces Mega Man Universe With Teaser Trailer

Well, well, well. It looks like Capcom is getting set to reinvent the Mega Man franchise as the company announced Mega Man Universe for the Xbox LIVE Arcade & Playstation Network. Mega Man Universe, the latest entry in Capcom’s long-running Mega Man® series, will be a revolutionary take on the…

Review: Final Fight: Double Impact

Gather round kiddies and let me tell you of a time before modern day consoles like the Xbox & Playstation.  There was a time the only way anyone could partake in a worthwhile gaming experience was at the local arcade.  Many fond memories were created at the local arcade, both…

SEGA Announces Sonic the Hedgehog 4

SEGA officially announced the next sequel in the Sonic the Hedgehog series with Sonic the Hedgehog 4.  The first trailer for the game was revealed on GameSpot last night and it’s very telling.  Sonic the Hedgehog 4 is dropping the 2D sprite graphics for a more HD-friendly 3D look, but…

Mega Man 10 Screens; Coming to WiiWare, XBL and PSN

It’s true, Mega Man 10 will not be exclusive to the Wii like some thought.  In fact, it will be coming to the big 3.  Nintendo’s WiiWare, Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE Arcade, and Sony’s PS3.  Keeping the same 2D graphics, Mega Man 10 screens do resemble previous Mega Man titles and…

Review: Trine

After numerous delays and disappointed people, myself included, Trine finally launched on the PSN but does it deliver? In one word: yes. Simply put, Trine is a 2-D side scrolling RPG/Action adventure in a 3-D environment. Throw in a mix of secret treasures, upgrades, and some interesting teamwork and you…