Category Archives: Video Game Reviews

Highlighting many, many, many reviews over the years.

The Beatles: Rock Band

Harmonix and Electronic Arts team up for a pleasant remediation of the Beatles’ music legacy in this quality PlayStation 3 game. This modern day classic has a 40-song base list with additional DLC available as players can go solo, play … Continue reading

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Beat City

Since coming to Beat City, Dame Isolde Minor and her Cacophony Corporation have taken away all the life, color, and excitement. Help the city come back to life with music in this Nintendo DS exclusive.  You play the game by … Continue reading

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Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

Great combat continues with main heroine Samus Aran in Metroid Prime 3: Corruption – only available on the Nintendo Wii. As usual, Samus starts from ground zero, so players must amass abilities and power as you progress. She’s also a bounty hunter, … Continue reading

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The Sims 2 Pets

Electronic Arts and Maxis have done it again with this worthy Sims 2 addition full of challenges, fun and features in this popular life simulation series. This PC version allows you to create your own pet, breed, sell (approach another Sims and … Continue reading

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SimAnimals

Now, you and up to three other players can be Dr. Doolittle. SimAnimals (Wii) has impressive graphics and realistic animal movements support a free-roaming format full of unlockable elements and seemingly endless scenarios. Interactions with more than 30 species of … Continue reading

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Race Driver: Create & Race

This great racing game has high levels of content, customization and challenges. Players can shift through several different modes including the single player tours, multiplayer and online. The solid driving mechanics/navigation and some trial and error shortcuts can help players … Continue reading

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Sonic Rush Adventure

Sonic Rush Adventure puts the blue-haired Sonic the Hedgehog, Blaze the Cat, Miles “Tails” Prower and Marine the Raccoon in battle against the antagonist pirate Captain Whisker and Johnny. High-speed action fans and role players (dialogue scenes can be skipped … Continue reading

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Reel Fishing: Angler’s Dream

Experience comprehensive first-person fishing at the Aqua Lodge as Natsume continues their Reel Fishing game series (second on the Wii and eighth overall) with the visually realistic Angler’s Dream where time, patience and persistence pay off in the story mode or the multiplayer versus … Continue reading

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Cook Wars

Ubisoft offers a unique cooking simulation game featuring international cultures with the affordable Cook Wars. In the Cook City community, developers have a board divided into six areas: Asian, French, Italian, USA, Mexican, and International. The cooking student characters are from … Continue reading

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NCAA March Madness 07

College basketball comes alive with great game play ranging from training camp to tournaments. Electronic Arts does a great job creating a complete sports experience full of extras, options and excitement. Some decent improvements from last year’s counterbalance some long … Continue reading

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