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Mario Galaxy 2 in a Class of It’s Own
Wednesday, 18 Aug, 2010 – 1:19 | 6 Comments
Mario Galaxy 2 in a Class of It’s Own

Nintendo has received criticism in the past two years for releasing less than desirable titles.  Lists like this, which is dotted with games over 2 years old, don’t do much to fan the flames of …

New Super Mario Bros. Wii Review
Sunday, 13 Dec, 2009 – 19:32 | 6 Comments
New Super Mario Bros. Wii Review

Price: £32-£35

Wi-Fi: No

Players: 1-4

Age: 3+

Developer: Nintendo
Release Date: 20/11/09

Firstly, an admission of guilt.
A few months ago I made the gravest of mistakes…..I underestimated the power of a first party Nintendo game. Having played NSMB for …

Monthly Round-up - November 2009
Tuesday, 1 Dec, 2009 – 20:25 | One Comment
Monthly Round-up - November 2009

This is a rough chart of review scores for Wii games released in the UK within the month of November.
Super Mario Bros. Wii - 87
Pro Evolution Soccer 2010 - 84
Band Hero - 80
EA Sports Active: …

Monthly Round-up - October 2009
Sunday, 1 Nov, 2009 – 16:14 | 4 Comments
Monthly Round-up - October 2009

This is a rough chart of review scores for Wii games released in the UK within the month of October.
DJ Hero - 88

LostWinds: Winter of the Melodias (WiiWare) - 87

NHL 2K10 - 80

WWE SmackDown …

Monthly Round-up - September 2009
Thursday, 1 Oct, 2009 – 16:49 | 11 Comments
Monthly Round-up - September 2009

This is a rough chart of review scores for Wii games released in the UK within the month of September.
Metroid Prime Trilogy - 91
The Beatles:  Rock Band - 91
Guitar Hero 5 - 90
You, Me and …

Dead Space Extraction Review
Sunday, 27 Sep, 2009 – 16:06 | 8 Comments
Dead Space Extraction Review

Price: £29.99

Wi-Fi: No

Players: 1-2

Age: 18

Developer: EA
Release Date: 29/09/09

Last month we brought you a hands-on preview of Dead Space Extraction and now it’s time to see how the full game stands up as one of the …

Monthly Round-up - August 2009
Tuesday, 1 Sep, 2009 – 12:36 | 2 Comments
Monthly Round-up - August 2009

This is a rough chart of review scores for Wii games released in the UK within the month of August.
Bit.Trip Core (WiiWare) - 80

Madden NFL 10 - 78

Mr. Driller W (WiiWare) - 74*

Arkanoid Plus! (WiiWare) …

Order Up! Review
Sunday, 30 Aug, 2009 – 17:04 | One Comment
Order Up! Review

Format: Wii

Price: £9.99

Wi-Fi: No

Players: 1
Age: 3+
Developer: Zoo
I Honestly can’t remember how I first heard about this game, but I do remember being intrigued from the moment I saw it. On the face of it, it …

Guitar Hero: On Tour - Modern Hits Review
Tuesday, 25 Aug, 2009 – 10:31 | No Comment
Guitar Hero: On Tour - Modern Hits Review

Format: DS and DS Lite
Price: £29.99
Wi-Fi: Yes, but only DS to DS.
Multiplayer: 1-2
Age: 12+
Developer: Red Octance, Vicarious Visions, Activision
Publisher: Activision
 
Wow, what a mouthful of a title. Guitar Hero: On Tour – Modern Hits is the …

Wii Sports Resort: A Noob’s Perspective
Friday, 14 Aug, 2009 – 12:42 | One Comment
Wii Sports Resort: A Noob’s Perspective

And skydiving into the Wii Sports Resort to begin your game experience is…. another person’s mii.  Hmmm.  So much for first impressions.
Or, maybe not… the other mii jumps out of a plane and falls rapidly toward …

Super Smash Bros. Review
Friday, 7 Aug, 2009 – 11:35 | 2 Comments
Super Smash Bros. Review

Format: Wii Virtual Console
Price: 1000 points (£10)
Wi-Fi: No
Players: 1-4
Age: 7+
Developer: Nintendo
Publisher: Nintendo
The epic game that was Super Smash Bros., returns to the Nintendo console on Virtual Console. The game consists of the best main characters …

Guitar Hero: Greatest Hits Review
Monday, 3 Aug, 2009 – 14:32 | 6 Comments
Guitar Hero: Greatest Hits Review

Format: Wii
Price: £29.99
Wi-Fi: Yes
Players: 1-4
Age: 12+
Developer: Activision
The Guitar Hero series is now firmly one of the biggest selling game franchises on the market and you would be hard pushed to find someone who hasn’t heard …

Monthly Round-up - July 2009
Saturday, 1 Aug, 2009 – 18:17 | 4 Comments
Monthly Round-up - July 2009

This is a rough chart of review scores for Wii games released in the UK within the month of July.
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 - 88
Wii Sports Resort - 81
Bonsai Barber (WiiWare) - 79
Tales of …

Monthly Round-up - June 2009
Wednesday, 1 Jul, 2009 – 14:55 | 10 Comments
Monthly Round-up - June 2009

This is a rough chart of review scores for Wii games released in the UK within the month of June.
Icarian: Kindred Spirits - 80
Grand Slam Tennis - 77
Guitar Hero: Smash Hits - 76
Another …

Icarian: Kindred Spirits Review
Sunday, 28 Jun, 2009 – 10:56 | One Comment
Icarian: Kindred Spirits Review

Written by MilkyMalky
Name: Icarian: Kindred Spirits
Format: WiiWare
Price: 1,000 Wii Points (£7.00 from Wii Shop Channel)
Publisher: Over The Top Games
Genre: Platformer
PEGI Rating: 7+
Players: 1-2
I’ll be honest with you, this game sort of crept up on me …