Video Game Reviews (Newest First)

Poker Smash

2008-02-29 Xbox 360 Games Store

Poker Smash's name might fool you into thinking it's all chips, cards, and bluffing. But this puzzle game will take you by surprise with its sharp gameplay.

Burnout Paradise

2008-03-01 PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Burnout Paradise takes some risks with some of the series' most basic concepts, and the end result pays off surprisingly well.

Professor Layton and the Curious Village

2008-03-07 Nintendo DS

Professor Layton and the Curious Village is an outstanding mix of charm and logic that's likely to make a pretty deep impression on you.

Super Smash Bros. Brawl

2008-03-13 Wii

Smash Bros. Brawl is probably at its best when enjoyed by a group of four friends, but solo players with an eye for Nintendo nostalgia aren't totally left out.

Army of Two

2008-03-16 PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

If you're desperate for co-op play, Army of Two will satisfy. But the action is a bit too repetitive to keep you excited for a substantial length of time.

Rocketmen: Axis of Evil

2008-03-22 Xbox 360 Games Store, PlayStation Network (PS3)

Rocketmen: Axis of Evil's co-op gives it potential, but the game doesn't move fast enough to deliver any lasting excitement.

Bully: Scholarship Edition

2008-03-26 Xbox 360

Even a bundle of technical issues can't stop Bully: Scholarship Edition from letting you have a great time running amok on the Xbox 360

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Vegas 2

2008-03-27 Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

Vegas 2 doesn't make huge changes to what you saw in the previous game, and the story can be hard to follow, but the action is as explosive as ever.

Condemned 2: Bloodshot

2008-03-27 Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

Condemned 2: Bloodshot is the video-game equivalent of blunt-force trauma.


2008-03-31 Xbox 360 Games Store

TiQal has its moments, but there are just too many other, better puzzle games on Xbox Live Arcade.