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Double Dragon II: Wander of the Dragons Review (XBOX 360)

I am a huge fan of beat em up side scroller multi player games. The Double Dragon franchise is known as one of the originators of this genre. I remember playing this game way back in the NES days having an awesome time kicking and punching bad guys with my friends. One of my all time favorite side scrolling beat em up games was BattleToads & Double Dragon on the SNES. Golden Axe, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II also make that list. Needless to say, when I first got a copy of this game I was really excited to review it and get back into some old school beat em up nostalgia. Read moreRead more


Halo 4 Preview (Xbox 360)

As millions of fans worldwide eagerly await the return of the Master Chief with the launch of “Halo 4” on Nov. 6, Microsoft and 343 Industries today revealed all-new details around the year’s most anticipated blockbuster. Set almost five years after the events of “Halo 3,” “Halo 4” takes the series in a bold new direction and sets the stage for an epic new sci-fi saga, in which the Master Chief returns to confront his destiny and face an ancient evil that threatens the fate of the entire universe. In addition to a rich story and campaign, “Halo 4” introduces a ground-breaking new multiplayer offering, called “Halo Infinity Multiplayer,” that builds off of the “Halo” franchise’s rich multiplayer history and promises to continue to innovate and redefine the way people think about storytelling and multiplayer experiences. Read moreRead more


Fable Heroes (Xbox 360)

Today Lionhead Studios released “Fable Heroes,” a fresh spin on the world of Albion that “Fable” fans have come to know and love. Delivering a unique art style and unrivalled multiplayer, “Fable Heroes” is a game that demands to be played again and again. The title is available now on Xbox LIVE Marketplace for 800 Microsoft Points. Read moreRead more


Xenoblade Chronicles for Nintendo Wii

Today’s launch of Xenoblade Chronicles for Nintendo’s Wii system lets players jump into an epic story that merges the best elements of fantasy and science fiction. The real-time battle system, character and weapon customization and the ability to explore a huge, open world sets this title apart from other role-playing games. The game has already received critical acclaim from both media and consumers since its launch in Europe and Japan. Read moreRead more


Forza Motorsport 4 Add On Brings New Cars!

The newest “Forza Motorsport 4” Car Pack will be available for download starting Tuesday, April 3 on Xbox LIVE Marketplace, adding a new crop of cars for Forza players to collect, drive, and customize. Available for 560 Microsoft Points, the April Alpinestars Car Pack will feature ten amazing rides, including precision-tuned German race cars, rotary engine masterpieces, and classic late-50s American style, as well as a few surprises along the way. Read moreRead more


Kinect for Windows Now Available!

Beginning today, Microsoft invites businesses around the world to innovate with new the Kinect for Windows hardware and software. Microsoft puts the power of Kinect into the hands of companies around the globe, launching the Kinect for Windows commercial program today. Now any business can join innovation leaders, such as United Health Group, American Express, Mattel, Telefonica, and Toyota that already are developing applications with Kinect for Windows. As part of the Kinect for Windows early adoption program, more than 300 companies from more than 25 countries are exploring ways to improve internal operations, build new customer experiences, and potentially revolutionize their industries. Read moreRead more


Forza Motorsport 4 Season Pass

Revving up for the launch of “Forza Motorsport 4” on Oct. 11 in North America, Oct. 14 in Europe, and Oct. 20 throughout the rest of world, Turn 10 Studios is offering fans a special deal to help fuel their car passion all year long with the “Forza Motorsport 4” Season Pass. The “Forza Motorsport 4” Season Pass is your action-packed ticket to six game add-on packs of the title’s downloadable content (DLC) as they’re released through the next year. Starting Oct. 11, players can purchase the Season Pass on the Xbox LIVE Marketplace and at participating retailers for only 2,400 Microsoft points,  redeemable for six game add-on packs, representing a 30 percent overall savings as compared to purchasing the content separately. Read moreRead more


Gears of War 3 Launch Parties

The countdown has begun. Impact is just one week away for the most anticipated blockbuster of 2011, “Gears of War 3.” Launching Sept. 20 worldwide, the fastest pre-selling Xbox exclusive in history is poised to become the year’s biggest game launch to date and one of the top entertainment premieres of 2011. Read moreRead more


Top Gear USA & Forza Motorsport Display the Lexus LFA at Infineon Raceway

“Forza Motorsport 4,” the biggest racing game of the year exclusively on Xbox 360, collides with the critically acclaimed series, Top Gear on HISTORY in this week’s episode, airing in the U.S. on Sunday, Sept. 4 at 10 p.m./9 p.m. CDT. Read moreRead more


Gears of War 3 BETA Release

Legions of fans world wide have enlisted in the fight to help test and polish the most anticipated block buster of the year, but the battle is poised to heat up even more as Epic Games invites you to recruit your friends for duty when the “Never Fight Alone” beta phase for “Gears of War 3” kicks off on May 8 2011. Read moreRead more